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Happy Earth Day!

Blog Published: April 22, 2019

The birds and daffodils bring to mind the words of Pope Francis in Laudato Si: “The entire material universe speaks of God’s love.”

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AS197 Ask Sister - visit to national basilica, feeling guilty about vocation, a nunly life, religion questions for extraterrestrials.

Podcast Recorded: June 21, 2017

AS197 Ask Sister podcast recorded live with Sister Maxine and soon-to-be-Sister Jane. Topics: visit to national basilica, feeling guilty about vocation, a nunly life, religion questions for extraterrestrials.

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Religion questions for extraterrestrials

Podcast Recorded: June 21, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip, Sister Maxine and Almost-Sister Jane talk about the Vatican Observatory and questions they might ask to beings on other planets. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast AS197 on our website.

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NUNDAY with Sister Norma Pimentel, MJ

Blog Published: September 21, 2015

Monday is NUNDAY! Meet Sister Norma Pimentel, MJ, Executive Director of Catholic Charities in the Rio Grande Valley.

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AS175 Ask Sister - are there goth nuns, spirituality of darkness, Internet ups and downs, and more!

Podcast Recorded: August 15, 2015

AS175 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on August 15, 2015. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: are there goth nuns, spirituality of darkness, Internet ups and downs, and more!

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IGF036 In Good Faith with Sojourners editor Jim Rice

Podcast Recorded: July 8, 2015

IGF036 In Good Faith with guest Jim Rice, recorded live on July 8, 2015. Produced by aNunsLife.org Ministry. Topics include Sojourners magazine, advocacy journalism, Pope Francis and the environment, lament and hope.  

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Revived by Joy - The Joy of the Gospel

Blog Published: September 8, 2014

It is a real challenge to read Pope Francis's The Joy of the Gospel, when you are not feeling particularly joyful. It's Monday morning, and I have a big ole stack of work to do and a long week ahead of me topped off by a trip out of town. Am I joyful? ...

Reflecting on Bluntness - The Joy of the Gospel

Blog Published: August 25, 2014

I decided to take some time to revisit Pope Francis's "joy manifesto" -- the Apostolic Exhortation, The Joy of the Gospel: Evangelii Gaudium (November 24, 2013). I invite you to join me in reflecting on this document and see what it might say to us this day. I am going to take one idea at a time, as it strikes me while I am reading. Today's idea? Bluntness!