A Nuns Life

How to Pray

How do I listen to God in prayer?

February 2, 2013
"Sometimes I have trouble hearing what God is telling me. Any advice? I want to learn how to really listen with an open heart and mind."

AS153 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, in St. Paul, Minn.

Podcast Recorded: March 6, 2014

AS153 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on March 6, 2014, in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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Dragging people to prayer, really?

Podcast Recorded: December 18, 2013

In this LOL Random Nun Clip, we talk about an "innovative" prayer concept for resolving conflict: dragging people to Jesus for prayer. Hear the full podcast at AS150.

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IGF032 In Good Faith with Sister Kathleen Bryant, RSC

Podcast Recorded: June 10, 2014

IGF032 In Good Faith podcast with Sister Kathleen Bryant, RSC, recorded live on June 10, 2014. Produced by aNunsLife.org Ministry. Topics include: Vocations Anonymous, geography of God, theology of vocation, holistic spirituality.

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IGF010 In Good Faith with Sister Barbara Reid, OP

Podcast Recorded: June 2, 2011

IGF010 In Good Faith with Sister Barbara Reid, OP, PhD, recorded live on June 2, 2011. Produced by aNunsLife.org ministry. The nuns talk with Sister Barbara about finding God in everyday life, Sacred Scripture, prayer, biblical spirituality, and more!

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Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart

Trip Date: April 8, 2016

Catch all the action from our trip to Frankfort, Illinois—travel journal, photos, podcast, and more—here on the Motherhouse Road Trip travel page!

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Beginning Lent

Blog Published: February 14, 2013

As we move into the Lenten season, we often take on different practices to help us grow in our relationship with God. The church calls us to three ancient spiritual practices: prayer, fasting, and almsgiving. The three of course are inter-related but it's helpful to move into this season with an awareness of how we might embrace each one. Here are some thoughts as I reflect on my own Lenten journey ...

What are some unexpected things you've learned about prayer?

Podcast Recorded: September 20, 2013

This Random Nun Clip is from our Motherhouse Road Trip visit with the Sisters of the Humility of Mary in Villa Maria, Pennsylvania. You can listen to the full podcast at AS147.

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