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What's the ideal age to become a nun?

Podcast Recorded: September 21, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener asks about age requirements and why she’s being encouraged to wait awhile before entering religious life. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS197. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Almost-Sister Jane. 

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Does God ever test us or lead us into temptation?

Podcast Recorded: August 16, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip: how the idea of God testing people evolves in scripture. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast AS199, hosted by Sister Maxine with guest Sister Shannon Schrein, OSF.

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Whenever I see nuns, is it ok to ask them for prayers?

Podcast Recorded: April 11, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip: a listener asks about prayer-request protocols. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast AS195.

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Grace, prayer, and the practice of begging

Podcast Recorded: March 8, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip, Sr. Cecilia Marie Fausto talks about the begging tradition of the Little Sisters of the Poor. Hear the full podcast and see photos, our travel journal, and lots more from our Motherhouse Road Trip with the Little Sisters in Mobile, Alabama. 

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I feel judged for not kneeling at Mass. What to do?

Podcast Recorded: February 8, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener feels judged for not kneeling at Mass and wonders what to do. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS193 on aNunsLife.org.

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What is Ordinary Time in the church year?

Podcast Recorded: January 11, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about Ordinary Time and why it's so awesome. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS192.

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How does your ministry help change people's lives?

Podcast Recorded: October 21, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, Sister Cynthia Canning, SNJM, talks about the transformative nature of ministry at Next Step Learning Center, for people seeking to earn their high school equivalency, transition to college, and build better lives. Hear the full podcast on the Motherhouse Road Trip page at aNunsLife.org!

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Helping people build better lives

Podcast Recorded: October 21, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, Sister Cynthia Canning, SNJM, talks about helping people strive for their full potential. Hear the full Motherhouse Road Trip podcast with the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary on our website at aNunsLife.org.

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