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AS231 Ask Sister Podcast

Podcast Recorded: October 23, 2020

Sr. Maxine and Sr. Shannon take listeners' questions and talk about Halloween quarantine, Mary Queen of Names, religion and happiness, a vote for prayer.

Ask Sister Podcast

Sister Monika Bies, OCD

October 1, 2020

A personal relationship with the God whom I love, and who loves me, in the service of God’s people always played an important role in my life.

Sister Monika Bies, OCD

Hope and Resilience

Blog Published: September 23, 2020

After many months of planning and adapting to the challenges of COVID-19, the day of the ride finally arrived! September 11 was here with new energy, new hope, and deep resilience! The riders and support team gathered together in a circle of prayer greeted by the rising sun.

Cycling with Sisters - Hope and Resilience

Cycling with Sisters

Blog Published: August 19, 2020

Two of the great adventures in my life are cycling and being a Catholic sister. In September, I'll participate in an event that combines both!

Cycling Sisters

How has gardening become a ministry for you?

August 3, 2020

In this #Nunday video, Sister Alice Long, CND, shares her love for gardening and how flowers bloom conversations.

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How do you support one another on the journey as Novices in formation?

July 20, 2020

In this #Nunday video, Sister Thanh Pham and Sister Alexa Rebecca Weight, Sisters of St. Mary of Oregon, talk about the many blessings and joys of going through the Novitiate together.

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Finding Grace in the Moments

Blog Published: July 15, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has altered people's lives in unimaginable ways, but finding God's grace in the day-to-day moments can help get us through this challenging time. 

Looking for Grace in the Moments

Directions and decisions: How do general chapters affect sisters’ lives?

Blog Published: June 30, 2020

General Chapters create a process for conversation, listening, growing, and deepening in the ways religious women live vowed life. Chapter Directives no longer focus on the nitty-gritty of daily life but call each sister to respond to the voice of God in prayer.

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