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How to Become a Catholic Nun

December 28, 2012
Ever wonder if God might be calling you to become a Catholic nun or sister? Don't know where to begin now that you feel drawn to looking into religious life?

How do I know if God is calling me?

Blog Published: July 21, 2014

There are many intriguing aspects to this simple, straightforward question. For example, I want to talk about the notion of “calling” ... and about a call from GOD. But I think the heart of the question is how do you KNOW? So let me start there.

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What is your favorite scripture passage?

November 4, 2019

Sister Maria Brizuela, OSF, shares her favorite scripture passage and how she applies it to her life. She also lets us in on what superpower she would love to have!

Nunday with Sister Maria Brizuela

Sister Nicole Varnerin, SND

November 6, 2019
How does a millennial electrical engineer become a Catholic Sister?
Sister Nicole Varnerin, SND

Religious Vocation

May 10, 2017
Resources for helping you take that next step in discerning your vocation.

A Sister Candidate on applying and becoming a nun

Blog Published: August 10, 2012

Guest blogger Diane Brown writes about what it was like to formally apply for religious life and how it feels to begin candidacy.

Vocation Resources

May 10, 2017
Welcome to the Vocation Resources page, with great resources for discerning your calling!
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How do I know I am being called?

Blog Published: May 13, 2013

When we ask about whether God is calling us, we've often had some kind of experience where we feel a nudge, a pull, some kind of attraction that doesn't seem wholly of our own making. This experience may also feel like something that is totally absurd and simultaneously totally awesome!