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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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Losing Your Identity

Blog Published: October 22, 2009

Ever gone through one of those losing streaks where you lose your keys, your wallet, an important file, etc.? It’s not pretty. My recent losing streak was topped off by losing my drivers license. Not only did this mean I could not drive legally, but it meant that I had no ID card — no way of proving my identity. I’ve since found my license but it was a very odd — and unexpectedly spiritual experience — of losing my ID and then finding it.

Being a Nun is a Life, not a career

Blog Published: March 11, 2008

We aren’t nuns or monks just because we like to help others or wear religious gear or participate in rituals.