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Scripture and Theology

How can the saints be part of our everyday life?

Podcast Recorded: November 1, 2013

In this Random Nun Clip, S. Elizabeth Johnson offers ideas for how the saints can be our everyday companions. Hear the full podcast at IGF028 at aNunsLife.org.

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Why does God have so many names?

Blog Published: July 7, 2014

I used to think that God only had one name. God. Sure, there's the whole Holy Spirit and Jesus the Christ thing, but they are included in the Trinity package. God is God, right? Well, over the course of my life, I've discovered -- to my great delight -- that God has many names!

What is Theological Reflection?

January 17, 2013
Theological reflection is a way of doing theology that starts from the experiences of life and leads to searching in faith, for deeper meaning, and for the living God.

Scripture Birthday Blessings

Blog Published: March 18, 2013

Sister Maxine's sister was one of the birthday celebrands and when they were talking, she noted that on her birthday -- 3/16 -- she always remembers the inspiring verse from the Gospel of Saint John 3:16 ... So we wondered, what scripture verse correlates to our birthdays?

AS188 Ask Sister - Prayer Olympics, "Glory Be," wedding gift woes, gifts for godchild, Spiritual Directors

Podcast Recorded: August 10, 2016

AS188 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on August 10, 2016. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry.

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Small Moments to Choose Life

Blog Published: September 18, 2015

8:07 a.m. I always seem to pick the rainiest days to ride to work. A Nun's Life Ministry HQ is not far from the convent.

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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 - If there were Prayer Olympics, what would your event be?

Podcast Recorded: August 10, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about the Perpetual Adoration Marathon, the Centering Prayer Balance Beam, and other Olympic Prayer events. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS188 at aNunsLife.org.

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