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Saying Yes

Blog Published: September 23, 2013

The yeses I'm thinking of are more of the yeses into a new moment. Maybe it's the yes to take a new job that will take us in a new direction. Or maybe it's the yes to a relationship that seems to go against our prior assumptions. It might even be the yes to throw caution to the wind and try a new route home from work! 

Sisters of the Humility of Mary

Trip Date: September 20, 2013

Catch all the action from our trip to Villa Maria, Pennsylvania—travel journal, photos, podcast, and more—here on the Motherhouse Road Trip travel page!

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Jesus’ People

Blog Published: December 17, 2012

Today’s Scripture reading is one of my favorites. It is 17 glorious verses naming the ancestors of Jesus. The fun starts with Abraham and Sarah and goes through Judah and Tamar, Ruth and Boaz, Shealtiel the father of Zerubbabel, up to and including Jacob the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary. “Of her,” writes Matthew, “was born Jesus who is called the Christ.” (Matthew 1:1-17)

Do Catholics worship Mary?

Podcast Recorded: June 27, 2012

This clip is from our Ask Sister podcast episode 113, recorded live on June 27, 2012. Hear the full podcast at AS113.

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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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AS107 Ask Sister – are nuns a topic in Women’s Studies, following God’s call into chaos, saying yes to God when you’re tempted to say no, and more!

Podcast Recorded: March 28, 2012

AS107 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on March 28, 2012. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Guest: Dr. Margaret Susan Thompson. Topics include: nuns in history books, following God’s call into chaos, saying yes to God when tempted to say no, and more!

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AS100 Ask Sister – Highlights of fav shows in honor of 100th Ask Sister episode, GPS rosary for finding religious life, vow of obedience vs. doormat

Podcast Recorded: February 2, 2012

AS100 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on February 2, 2012. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: Highlights in honor of 100th episode, GPS rosary for religious life, vow of obedience vs. doormat, and more!

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AS096 Ask Sister – run-ins with the Blessed Virgin Mary, hanging on to pre-Vatican II stuff, adopt-a-nun, and more

Podcast Recorded: December 29, 2011

AS096 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on December 29, 2011. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: run-ins with the Blessed Virgin Mary, hanging on to pre-Vatican II stuff, adopt-a-nun, how to know and respond when God is calling, and more!

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