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September 11, 2018

How do you know what course you've been enrolled in? Well, what are you learning -- about life, about relationships, about God, about YOU? What lessons are before you?" 

September 4, 2018

I sometimes have this mysterious feeling where life has to move on while life-changing moments are happening all around us.

August 31, 2018

At A Nun’s Life, we’ve heard from many people who are asking the question, “What is happening to our Church?” It’s a question about not only the structures of the Church in need of change, but also the thousands of people whose abuse as children brought great suffering into their lives. They are--we all are--the Church, drawn together in Christ’s love and nurtured by our centuries-old religious tradition.

August 27, 2018

There are many entryways to ecumenical experience. Margaret Gonsalves reflects on the door that let her personally walk into a sacred experience within a different religion.

August 16, 2018

"This is the reality of my sisters. We are stitched together in the beautiful tapestry of life. As I move forward in what is still the early days of my religious life, I am confident that my sisters are a gift from God."

July 31, 2018

Jane Quinlan is a member of the Ursuline Sisters of Tildonk, U.S. Province. A teacher, missionary to the Democratic Republic of Congo, and vocation minister, she later represented her order at the United Nations. She now serves in Brussels as assistant general superior of her congregation.

July 11, 2018

"God can be a slow sip of cool lemonade or the fragrance of a bright garden flower. God can delight in you as you play with friends and family!! And as the Pentecost sequence so sweetly says, 'God's spirit is for us grateful coolness in the heat.'" 

June 26, 2018

Sister Marilyn Lacy, RSM, is a teacher and author who has worked with refugee workers in camps and in domestic welcome and resettlement with Catholic Charities in San Jose, California. 

June 4, 2018

"I looked for a community that would support me as I listened for the voice of God in my life and challenge me when I failed to do so."

May 29, 2018

How are you and/or your community carrying out Francis' call for caring for the Earth?