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Nun Talk is where you can find lots of material to think about, pray about, and talk about! Nun Talk features a variety of guest sisters and bloggers from the online community and beyond. And there's lots of archived posts here too, including some of the very first ones published by A Nun's Life!

Walking the Lenten Journey

Blog Published: March 15, 2019

I've walked every day of Lent, as planned. But to my surprise, the walks have taken me places I didn’t expect. 

The Journey of Lent, Week One

Catholic Sisters respond to violence

Blog Published: March 12, 2019

Violence, war and crime create more poverty, which breeds more violence and illegal activities, compounded by misuse of power, lack of education and participation of those who could help, and fear and ignorance of those who do not know how to help.

Sister-Lydia-Collado

Engaging the Lenten Journey

Blog Published: March 5, 2019

Have you given much thought to your Lenten practice this year? What are you going to do differently, what are you giving up, and how are you making a different space for God in your daily life?

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A Call to Love

Blog Published: February 26, 2019

It is through love that we are called and it is through love that we are able to recognize and respond to those callings. St. Scholastica and St. Benedict found the way!

Sister Belinda Monahan,  OSB

Creative tactics of Sisters thwart human trafficking

Blog Published: February 12, 2019

Human Trafficking is not just a term--it has a face, a life, and a family!

Sister Judith Ann Zielinski, OSF

Excerpts from Black Catholic History

Blog Published: February 4, 2019

This blog, written by Diane Batts Morrow, PhD, is a celebration of the resilient spirit of religious life, embodied in a pioneering group of sisters who confronted the social attitudes, and proved that their calling of God was stronger than any societal doubts.

 

Our lives are mission: a reflection on Pope Francis' call to holiness

Blog Published: January 15, 2019

Gaudete et Exsultate is about a call to personal holiness, about finding God in practical ways in everyday life, by doing ordinary things. The entirety of life is mission--how do you see your life as a mission from God?

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Change of seasons--change of heart!

Blog Published: December 31, 2018

The power to change your life lies within you--so how can you make your list of resolutions into a list of thanksgiving? 

Sister Julie Myers, OSF