A Nuns Life

Nun Talk

Nun Talk is where you can find lots of material to think about, pray about, and talk about! The primary author of Nun Talk is Sister Julie Vieira who is joined by a cadre of guest bloggers from the online community and beyond!

Digging In: Being an Archaeologist and a Nun

Blog Published: May 12, 2017

I always wanted to be an archaeologist. The idea of becoming a Sister emerged much later in my life. It seemed to me (although for almost no one else in my life) to be a bolt out of the blue.

Belinda Monahan

Sister Belinda on her first excavation in Tell Safut, Jordan.

On Being a Millennial and a Nun

Blog Published: March 28, 2017

A Nun's Life welcomes guest blogger Sister Christina Chavez, CDP, who writes about her experience of discerning and being a canonical novice with the Congregation of Divine Providence in San Antonio, Texas.

Sister Christina

It's impossible to feel supported when I want become a nun!

Blog Published: March 21, 2017

It is tough to feel unsupported and ignored when you are discerning a call to become a nun. Sister Julie offers advice and suggests welcoming places to go.

Get to Know A Nun's Life Ministry!

Blog Published: January 16, 2017

Catch 2 minutes of AWESOME on our Who We Are video! We're Catholic sisters and we want to connect with you! Hang out with nuns, learn about faith, nun life, and finding joy in everyday life!

The Nuns' Fave Podcasts of 2016

Blog Published: December 31, 2016

It's the end of the year, and we've got a treat for you! We selected a few of our fave Random Nun Clips from 2016. Listen now!

Lessons from a hero, Carrie Fisher

Blog Published: December 28, 2016

Through her writings, I found the true strength of Carrie Fisher, a royalty that far exceeded Princess Leia's own formidable presence.

Your Holiday Shopping Can Help the Nuns!

Blog Published: November 23, 2016

When you shop online, your purchases can do double duty--you get an item, and A Nun's Life gets a donation!

Top 10 Favorite Nun Moments

Blog Published: September 12, 2016

Sister Julie and I had tons of fun as we reflected on some of our favorite moments over the past 10 years of A Nun's Life Ministry. We have 100s of moments but chose only 10 so we wouldn't break the Internet!