A Nuns Life

Liturgical Seasons

Spiritual-o-meter to rate New Year resolutions?

Podcast Recorded: January 15, 2014

In this Random Nun Clip, the nuns discuss their New Year's resolutions and what Chloe the Convent Cat thinks. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS151.

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Advent – A time to read, pray, reflect, and act

Blog Published: November 29, 2010

One of my favorite Advent traditions is the Advent Calendar, which helps me keep tuned in to the spirit of the season, of awaiting and preparing for new life in Jesus the Christ. Though when younger I was more fond of the Advent calendars that had chocolate surprises each day, I am now into online interactive Advent calendars (plus they don’t have as many calories).

AS191 Ask Sister - Advent glowsaries light up Ohio, praying to a distant God, grinch-fearing Grandma

Podcast Recorded: December 7, 2016

A new trend aglow in Ohio--the glowsary. Can prayer make God more distant vs. closer? Grandma worries that grandkids have no Christ in Christmas.

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RNC - What can I do to make Advent more meaningful?

Podcast Recorded: November 29, 2015

Sister Candyce Rekart talks about the Advent tradition and how to engage more fully in the spirit of the season.This Random Nun Clip is from the webinar "Engaging Advent." Watch the full webinar at aNunsLife.org.

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AS178 Ask Sister - ill-mannered monks, The Trouble with Angels and nun movies, does God ignore unprayerful people

Podcast Recorded: December 9, 2015

AS178 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on December 9, 2015. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry.   

 

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AS172 Ask Sister - does being faithful produce a Return on Faith Investment, atheist attracted to religious life, spiritual momentum in Ordinary Time

Podcast Recorded: May 27, 2015

AS172 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on May 27, 2015. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org Ministry. 

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RNC - Should vegetarians give up veggies on Fridays in Lent?

Podcast Recorded: February 20, 2013

This clip is from our Ask Sister podcast episode 131, recorded live on February 20, 2013. Hear the full podcast at AS131.

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Reflections on a poem by Nikos Kazantzakis

Blog Published: February 18, 2009

Blowing through the heaven and earth, and in our hearts and in the heart of every living thing, is a gigantic breath — a great Cry — which we call God.