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Stories of thanksgiving and transformation and nuns

Blog Published: November 25, 2013

It’s Thanksgiving week here in the United States, and among the things I’m thankful for are good stories. And I found a bunch of them in the new book, Thank You, Sisters! 

 

Buying the Field - Pick up the finale in the Religious Life Trilogy

Blog Published: June 20, 2013

At long last the third and final book of Sister Sandra Schneiders's series "Religious Life in a New Millennium" is in my hands! ... I haven't even gotten to the Introduction yet and I'm already enthralled with these images of Scripture and red-slippered virgins!

Stories of Habits

Blog Published: November 26, 2012

I love it when I stumble upon a book, take a risk, purchase it, and it turns out to be a wonderful read, and that is exactly what Habits by Susan Sink is. Sink worked as the Communications Director for the Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict in Saint Joseph, Minnesota, from 2008-2011.

Learning to let it be

Blog Published: November 16, 2012

We welcome writer Kerri Leigh Power as our guest blogger today.

AS118 Ask Sister – Catholic but not Christian?, encountering Jesus in works of fiction, child-bearing and women’s salvation

Podcast Recorded: September 5, 2012

AS118 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on September 5, 2012. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: Catholic but not Christian?, encountering Jesus in works of fiction, child-bearing and women’s salvation.

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AS113 Ask Sister – is it contrary to worship Mary, angels vs. saints, how to improve one’s faith, faith and the gift of community

Podcast Recorded: June 27, 2012

AS113 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on June 27, 2012. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: is it contrary to worship Mary, angels vs. saints, how to improve one’s faith, faith and the gift of community, and more!

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Listen to the Story of Our Sisters

Blog Published: June 12, 2012

Carole Garibaldi Rogers is an oral historian, and, as she puts it, her job is to listen. Carole does just that in her most recent book, Habits of Change: An Oral History of American Nuns.

Nuns Rock!

Blog Published: March 12, 2012

This past weekend we had a big meeting of IHM Sisters at our Mothership in Monroe, Michigan. One of my nuns had said something awesome and I exclaimed, “You rock!” She looked at me with a rather disturbed look.