A Nuns Life

Daily Life of Sisters

What is a day in the life of a sister like?

Blog Published: February 12, 2007

Question: "I was wondering if you would be interested in describing what your day is like. If you consider this an intrusion, please feel free to ignore it."

A Day in the Life of a Catholic Sister: 3 Common Elements

Blog Published: May 27, 2014

What's a day in the life of a Catholic sister or nun? This is a tough question to answer because Catholic sisters and nuns have such a variety of lifestyles, ministries, and callings! Each community has its own distinctive personality and flavor. No two communities -- indeed no two nuns -- are the same!

Top 10 Fave Things I Love About Nuns

Blog Published: July 6, 2016

There are SOOOO many things to love about nuns! From their sense of adventure to their dedication to the common good -- the list is practically endless!

Nuns Just Want to Have Fun

Blog Published: October 23, 2008

Do nuns get silly when they live together or is it all serious all the time? What do you ladies do for fun?

What's in Your Horarium?

Blog Published: March 5, 2015

I love honoring the hours and having a daily and weekly rhythm that I can count on and that helps me stay rooted in God.

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AS185 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of St. Benedict, in Yankton, S. Dakota

Podcast Recorded: May 26, 2016

AS185 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on May 26, 2016. Our guests: Sister Bonita Gacnik and Sister Carol Jean Van Den Hemel of the Sisters of Saint Benedict.

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RNC - Can nuns have mementos at the convent to remind them of their family?

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about whether nuns can have family photos and other mementos in the convent. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS184.

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AS184 Ask Sister - snacks at the convent, painful Glorious Mysteries, family mementos, upside down Grandma

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

AS184 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on April 20, 2016. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. 

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