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It was a dark and stormy night at the convent

Blog Published: May 9, 2019

Novelists often write to us for advice about nun characters in their stories. Here are some ideas for getting to know your nun characters!

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AS186 Ask Sister - NunCam bikes again, prayerful church history, gruesome saint pics, being a good Christian

Podcast Recorded: June 22, 2016

AS186 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on June 22, 2016. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry.

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It's no mystery why nuns make history!

Blog Published: March 11, 2014

As we continue our celebration of National Catholic Sisters Week, we invite you to be part of our History Nun project on Pinterest. We've got some great photos pulled from convent archives from across the country featuring Catholic sisters and nuns.

Nun 1.0 — Romantic, but is it accurate?

Blog Published: February 17, 2012

Tis the season to be romantic — an awesome thing to behold! Just a few letters away however, is the word romanticize — and that can be anything BUT awesome.

IGF002 In Good Faith with Margaret Susan Thompson

Podcast Recorded: October 7, 2010

IGF002 In Good Faith with historian Dr. Margaret Susan Thompson recorded live on October 7, 2010. Produced by aNunsLife.org ministry. Our hosts talk with Dr. Thompson about the history of U.S. Catholic sisters and nuns and find out some surprising things.

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AS019 Ask Sister – discerning God’s will, choosing a religious name, celibacy, family responsibilities, convent decor

Podcast Recorded: March 26, 2010

AS019 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on March 26, 2010. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: celibacy, discerning the will of God, choosing a religious name, convent decor, family responsibilities, and more.

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