Service out of love, not worthiness

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A stranger in a strange land, Sister Scholastica struggled with her vocation until she experienced an epiphany.

Sr. Schola Mutua helps with food distribution at an evacuation center for refugees in the Philippines.

Why do nuns profess vows twice instead of once, like married people?

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A listener wonders why nuns profess their vows two times when entering religious life, instead of just one time, as with marriage vows. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS235 at aNunsLife.org. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Shannon. You can read the transcript of this podcast below. We invite you to subscribe to our newsletter and check out lots more podcasts!

 Why do nuns profess vows twice, instead of once like people who get married?

AS235 Ask Sister - Grudgingly glorifying God, how to dispose of holy objects, nuns’ vows vs. marriage vows

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AS235 Ask Sister – Grudgingly glorifying God, how to dispose of holy objects, nuns’ vows vs. marriage vows

AS234 Ask Sister – Easter bunny vs. Jesus, prepping for Purgatory, how to know if the rosary is working

The vow of chastity—a unique witness to society

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Perhaps the most misunderstood of the three traditional vows religious women take, the vow of chastity often raises questions.

Sisters living the vow of chastity

Do you remember the day you took vows?

February 24, 2020

In this #Nunday video, Sister Mindy Welding, IHM, reflects on the day she professed her vows and that moment of severe anxiety or perhaps profound grace.