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Sister Monika Bies, OCD

October 1, 2020

A personal relationship with the God whom I love, and who loves me, in the service of God’s people always played an important role in my life.

Sister Monika Bies, OCD

Finding Grace in the Moments

Blog Published: July 15, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has altered people's lives in unimaginable ways, but finding God's grace in the day-to-day moments can help get us through this challenging time. 

Looking for Grace in the Moments

Sister Mery Cari Paz, PBVM

March 20, 2020

One day, without even thinking, I found myself knocking on the door of the Sisters of the Presentation in Entre Ríos. What was I thinking!?

Sister Mery Cari Paz, PBVM

Lent—being open to God's grace

Blog Published: March 4, 2020

Fasting. What do you need or want to fast from? When we fast from something, we empty ourselves making room for something else, such as God’s grace.


Do you remember the day you took vows?

February 24, 2020

In this #Nunday video, Sister Mindy Welding, IHM, reflects on the day she professed her vows and that moment of severe anxiety or perhaps profound grace.

Sister Mindy Welding, IHM

Rear-view mirror reflections

Blog Published: January 26, 2015

Heading out of the convent to work in the morning, I am focused on what's on my agenda for the day, not the near occasions of grace all around me. That's got to change.

The Power of a Snapshot

Blog Published: February 3, 2014

Yesterday while chilling at the convent, a snapshot turned my day from overwhelmed to graced!

AS095 Ask Sister – the nature of grace, renouncing things one never had, nunly vows, my church NO my church!

Podcast Recorded: December 8, 2011

AS095 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on December 8, 2011. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: nature and theology of grace, renouncing things one never had, nun vows, the Trinity as two men and a hen?, my church NO my church!, and more!

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