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If there were Prayer Olympics, what would your event be?

Podcast Recorded: August 10, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about the Perpetual Adoration Marathon, the Centering Prayer Balance Beam, and other Olympic Prayer events. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS188 at aNunsLife.org.

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AS188 Ask Sister - Prayer Olympics, "Glory Be," wedding gift woes, gifts for godchild, Spiritual Directors

Podcast Recorded: August 10, 2016

AS188 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on August 10, 2016. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry.

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Nuns Got Game

Blog Published: August 8, 2016

Sister Rachel was one of the women who helped me more easily hear the call to religious life. I thought it was so cool that a Catholic sister was also an athlete.

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AS117 Ask Sister – Olympic spirituality, dad dismayed by daughter’s church choice, obtaining self control, giving up stuff in religious life, chit chat in church

Podcast Recorded: August 15, 2012

AS117 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on August 15, 2012. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: Olympic spirituality, dad dismayed by daughter’s church choice, obtaining self control, giving up stuff in religious life, chit chat in church.

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NUNDAY Sister Mary-Joy Langdon, Olympics Nun

Blog Published: August 7, 2012

Our friend Sister Catherine, OSM, a member of the Servite Sisters and Servants of Mary, from across the pond in the UK sent us a Nunday story of Olympic proportion!

Team Rosary wins Prayer Olympic gold!?

Blog Published: August 1, 2012

What would Prayer Olympics look like? The question occurred to me while biking this morning (NunCam). Would there be a Team Rosary event? Maybe a Centering Prayer balance beam event?  A Pool of Bethesda swim event?  The possibilities seemed endless!

Olympics Speedskater is now a Catholic Nun

Blog Published: February 18, 2010

Today we celebrate an Olympian who is now a Franciscan nun. Kirstin Holum was just 17 years old when she competed in speedskating at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano. She took 6th place in the 3000 meter which was considered a great achievement and a sign for future greatness.

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