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How to Become a Nun

AS182 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration, La Crosse, Wisconsin

Podcast Recorded: March 3, 2016

We talk with our guests Sister Katie Mitchell and Sister Eileen McKenzie!

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AS181 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Dubuque, Iowa

Podcast Recorded: March 1, 2016

AS181 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on March 1, 2016. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, in Dubuque, Iowa

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What was the most pleasant surprise you had after you became a nun?

Podcast Recorded: March 1, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk with the BVM sisters in Dubuque, Iowa, about joining religious life and the surprises it brings. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast AS181 on our website at aNunsLife.org.

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Sister Bea Tiboldi, OP

January 25, 2016
One day in my late twenties, as I was watching Mamma Mia, I heard the song, “Take a Chance on Me” by ABBA. I felt my attention wandering away from the movie, and sensed being tapped on the heart by God. Thus, I chose to take a risk and see where God would take me.
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NUNDAY with Sister Judith Therese Barial, SSF

Blog Published: December 28, 2015

As long as I can remember, I wanted to be a Sister. But as an Afro-American child in Mississippi I only saw white Irish nuns. So it seemed like an impossible dream.

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RNC - How did Henriette Delille overcome challenges to begin the Sisters of the Holy Family congregation?

Podcast Recorded: November 18, 2015

This Random Nun Clip is from our conversation with Sister Greta Jupiter about the founding of the Sisters of the Holy Family. Hear the full episode at Ask Sister podcast 177

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Sister Karen Arce, OCSO

November 1, 2015
I was tired of longing for something more. So in my prayer that day, kneeling before the tabernacle I said, "I do not care where, today I renew my consecration to you, where I am."
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Am I less myself because I am a Catholic Sister?

Blog Published: October 21, 2015

When asked the question about being less myself as a nun, I felt like I would explode with unicorns, hamsters, and rainbows!

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