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Does self-denial make you a better Christian?

Podcast Recorded: January 30, 2019

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener asks if denying himself of things he wants will help him grow closer to God. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS216 at aNunsLife.org.

Does self-denial make you a better Christian?

Does giving my whole self to God mean giving up even my hopes and dreams?

Podcast Recorded: April 8, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener asks if giving her whole self to God means sacrificing even her dream to be a mom. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast episode AS183 at aNunsLife.org.

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When the heart goes dark

Blog Published: August 14, 2012

The movie, called No Greater Love, is a beautiful, meditative documentary about a group of Carmelite nuns living cloistered in the middle of London’s Notting Hill.

AS104 Ask Sister – self denial as a spiritual act, Jesus and the widow’s mite, why God answers some prayers but not others, does God hear our prayers

Podcast Recorded: March 1, 2012

AS104 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on March 1, 2012. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: self denial as a spiritual act, Jesus and the widow’s mite, why God answers some prayers but not others, and does God hear our prayers

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Is self-denial a spiritual act?

Blog Published: February 29, 2012

We welcome again writer Kerri Leigh Power as our guest blogger today.

Austerity, Thou Art My Friend

Blog Published: January 16, 2012

We had a very interesting conversation about penance and sacrifice on the last Ask Sister podcast. For some people those are harsh, negative words, but for others, they are words of freedom and wholeness.

AS098 Ask Sister – the difference between penance and sacrifice, speechless God, is grief a rejection of faith

Podcast Recorded: January 12, 2012

AS098 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on January 12, 2012. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: the difference between penance and sacrifice, speechless God, is grief a rejection of faith, and more!

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