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If I become a nun, will I still be able to travel?

Blog Published: March 10, 2015

When I was a novice, I remember one summer, on retreat at our motherhouse, thinking sadly, “I’ll never get another vacation in my life!” I have laughed many times since ...

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Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary

Trip Date: October 21, 2016

Catch all the action from our trip to Campbell, California—travel journal, photos, podcast, and more—here on the Motherhouse Road Trip travel page!

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Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart

Trip Date: April 8, 2016

Catch all the action from our trip to Frankfort, Illinois—travel journal, photos, podcast, and more—here on the Motherhouse Road Trip travel page!

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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!

Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

Trip Date: August 21, 2013

Catch all the action from our trip to Des Plaines, Illinois—travel journal, photos, podcast, and more—here on the Motherhouse Road Trip travel page!

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AS124 Ask Sister – salary reNUNeration for sisters, feeling lonely at church, nun fashion tips for air travel, a very nunly Advent

Podcast Recorded: December 12, 2012

AS124 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on December 13, 2012. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Topics include: salary reNUNeration, feeling lonely at church, getting involved in parish life, nun fashion tips for air travel, and a very nunly Advent!

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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.