Topics: Update from Sister Jane, do nuns watch Netflix, foundresses, drama in the convent
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Topics: Update from Sister Jane, do nuns watch Netflix, foundresses, drama in the convent

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Ask Sister Podcast, with Sister Maxine, IHM, and Sister Jane Aseltyne, IHM

1:20 - Update from the convent

2:30 – Studying the Gospel of John

7:00 – Listener: Do nuns watch Netflix, and if so, what movies or shows? (Spoiler Alert: Nailed It, Miss Virginia, Shackelton’s Captain, to name a few.)

18:30 –Netflix quarantine snacks

20:20 – When nuns play Pictionary and Scattergories

24:30 – Listener: Do organizations of nuns remember who established them, the way businesses remember their founders?

27:00 – How founders of religious communities inspire people today, centuries apart

34:00 – Listener: Is there ever drama in the convent among nuns who live together? 

39:30 – Drama, freedom, and unintended dinner flambe

42:00 – When God has drama

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Intro/outro music by Wild Carrot  

About our Guest

 Sister Jane Aseltyne, IHM, is a member of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, based in Monroe, Michigan. She entered the Novitiate in August 2017 and professed First Vows in August 2019. Before joining the IHM Sisters, she worked at A Nun's Life Ministry for four years. She previously ministered in health care and with at-risk youth. Sister Jane has a BA in Communications and is pursuing a Master's degree in Theology. Sister Jane was born and raised in southeast Michigan.