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A glimpse of History Heaven!

Blog Published: July 2, 2019

If there’s a History Heaven, it’s probably a lot like the Conference on the History of Women Religious! I kept a daily journal so that I could share some of the historical figures and ideas I encountered there.

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Living By The Rule

Blog Published: December 18, 2018

Do rules make us or break us? Read Sister Belinda's latest blog about how the Rule of St. Benedict has shaped her understanding of religious life.

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How do Dominicans today live the spirit of founder Saint Dominic?

Podcast Recorded: August 16, 2018

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about the influence of Saint Dominic on people's lives today. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS210 at aNunsLife.org. 

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AS193 Ask Sister - kneeling at Mass, girlfriend advice from God, sisters' names, who's the boss

Podcast Recorded: February 8, 2017

Topics:  Non-kneeler feels judged at Mass. God's advice about girlfriend problems. How sisters get their names. Priests, nuns, bosses.

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What's a good gift for a godchild who's becoming a nun?

Podcast Recorded: August 10, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about creative religious gift ideas and of course chocolate. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS188 at aNunsLife.org.

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AS184 Ask Sister - snacks at the convent, painful Glorious Mysteries, family mementos, upside down Grandma

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

AS184 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on April 20, 2016. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. 

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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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Salve Regina - A Prayer of Sisterhood

Blog Published: December 9, 2015

I did not grow up with the Salve Regina. I'm a Gen Xer and so Latin was not typically part of my Catholic experience. Then the nuns happened.

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