Ask Sister

AS127 Ask Sister – Guest nuns join us to celebrate National Vocation Awareness Week

Podcast Recorded: January 16, 2013

AS127 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on January 16, 2013. Sponsored by ministry. Guest nuns join us to celebrate National Vocation Awareness Week. Topics include: discerning a vocation to religious life, ups and downs of discernment, community, and more!

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Show Notes
  • Sister Deborah’s and Sister Barbara’s current ministries.
  • The charism and mission of the Sisters of Saints Cyril and Methodius and the Sisters of Saint Francis of Sylvania, Ohio.
  • What attracted Sister Barbara and Sister Deborah to religious life, and to their respective congregations.
  • How they discerned religious life.
  • How the process of discerning religious life can be helpful to others who are wondering how God is calling them.
  • Questions and concerns as first profession of vows approached.
  • The most unexpected part of being a sister.

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About our Guest

Sister Barbara Vano, OSF, is a Sister of Saint Francis of Sylvania, Ohio, and Director of Campus Ministry at Lourdes University.  




Sister Deborah Borneman, SSCM, is a Sister of Saints Cyril and Methodius and associate director of the National Religious Vocations Conference (NRVC) in Chicago. 

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