When sisters take vows, is it like an oath of office?
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In this Random Nun Clip, a listener what are the specific words sisters use when they profess vows. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS223 at aNunsLife.org.

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About our Guest

Sister Shannon Schrein is a Sylvania Franciscan and currently serves on the Leadership Team. She has a PhD in Systematic Theology and is the former president of the College Theology Society. She has shared her Franciscan way of life and her love of Jesus and the Scriptures with her students for more than forty years.

Sister Shanon is the author of Quilting and Braiding: The Feminist Christologies of Sallie McFague and Elizabeth A. Johnson in Conversation, published by the Liturgical Press, 1998. Sister Shannon is also the editor of God Has Begun a Great Work in Us: Embodied Love in Consecrated Life and Ecclesial Movements, The 2014 Annual Volume of the College Theology Society.  She is a contributor to The Saint Mary’s College Study Bible, 2007.