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How does your Community's charism guide your ministry?

June 8, 2020

In this #Nunday video, Sister Jean McKinney, CSJ, talks about the joy she experienced when getting to know the Sisters of St. Joseph of Boston and how that relationship caused an unending smile on her face and in her heart!

Sister Jean McKinney, CSJ

Learning from COVID-19 that we are not alone

Blog Published: June 3, 2020

The pandemic has taught the world deep lessons of the value of one another, the vulnerability of humans and the need for God.

Learning from COVID-19 that we are not alone

How does the Rule of St. Benedict empower you to live your full potential?

May 31, 2020

In this #Nunday video, Sister Tonette Sperando, OSB, points out that the first word in the Rule of St. Benedict is “listen” and to listen with the ear of your heart allows for a loving response—which is so needed in today’s world.

Sister Tonette Sperando, OSB

What would nuns watch on Netflix?

Podcast Recorded: May 22, 2020

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener in Covid quarantine with her friends ask for nun Netflix suggestions. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS229 at aNunsLife.org. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Jane Aseltyne, IHM.

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Are founders of religious orders honored like business founders?

Podcast Recorded: May 22, 2020

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener asks if nuns recall their founders the way employees honor the people who established the business where they're working. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS227 at aNunsLife.org. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Jane Aseltyne, IHM.

Are founders of religious orders honored like business founders?

AS229 Ask Sister - Update from Sister Jane, do nuns watch Netflix, foundresses, drama in the convent

Podcast Recorded: May 22, 2020

Topics: Update from Sister Jane, do nuns watch Netflix, foundresses, drama in the convent

Topics: Update from Sister Jane, do nuns watch Netflix, foundresses, drama in the convent

Is there ever drama among nuns living in the convent?

Podcast Recorded: May 22, 2020

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener wonders if convents are always peaceful or if there’s drama between the nuns. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS229 at aNunsLife.org. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Jane Aseltyne, IHM.

Is there ever drama when lots of nuns live in the convent?

Transformed from Brokenness

Blog Published: May 6, 2020

Some of the happiest, healthiest, most vibrant, resilient and life-giving people I have come to know are those who—through no choice of their own—have faced, entered and accepted experiences of personal brokenness.

Transformed from Brokenness