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AS021 Ask Sister – telling family and friends, age limits, traveling nuns

Podcast Recorded: April 16, 2010

AS021 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on April 16, 2010. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: telling family and friends, age limit, traveling nuns, yoga for Catholics, the Beatitudes, hunger for community, praying for strangers and more!

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My Unknown Traveling Companion

Blog Published: October 29, 2009

All the while I kept thinking about this unknown traveling companion of mine, this person whose care in writing up those instructions and posting them online had saved me and delivered me safely to my destination.

Jet Lagged Yet Industrious Sisters

Blog Published: October 6, 2009

It is 6:21 a.m. West Coast time, and I am a tired nun. Sister Maxine and I are in Oakland, California, after 8.5 hours of traveling (1 car, 2 planes, 2 shuttles, a broken People Mover and a broken elevator) plus an hour wait to check-in at the hotel last night. The good news is that the plane ride was awesome.

Book Review: Good Night and God Bless

Blog Published: September 9, 2009

If you like to travel and enjoy hanging with nuns and monks, this book may be for you!

Nuns on the Move

Blog Published: June 1, 2009

I have often heard Catholic sisters and nuns say, “Join the convent, see the world” because many of us do travel quite a bit for ministry and mission. Along with that comes the always pleasant task of actually moving. You know what I mean — boxes, tape, clutter, dust, lifting, moving, renting, changing, bubble wrap, exhaustion!

Making a Pilgrimage

Blog Published: August 31, 2007

Making a pilgrimage is a great form of prayer, discernment, and personal growth.