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AS172 Ask Sister - does being faithful produce a Return on Faith Investment, atheist attracted to religious life, spiritual momentum in Ordinary Time

Podcast Recorded: May 27, 2015

AS172 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on May 27, 2015. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org Ministry. 

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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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What's in Your Horarium?

Blog Published: March 5, 2015

I love honoring the hours and having a daily and weekly rhythm that I can count on and that helps me stay rooted in God.

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AS166 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word of San Antonio, Texas

Podcast Recorded: January 23, 2015

AS166 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on January 23, 2015. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word of San Antonio, Texas.

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Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word

Trip Date: January 23, 2015

Catch all the action from our trip to the Incarnate Word sisters in San Antonio—travel journal, photos, podcast, and more—here on the Motherhouse Road Trip travel page!

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What does it mean to say that discernment is a way of life?

Podcast Recorded: August 28, 2014

This Random Nun Clip is from our Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of the Precious Blood in Dayton, Ohio. You can listen to the full podcast at AS160.

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Nunapalooza: Religious Life is Alive and Well

Blog Published: June 30, 2014

The convent was abuzz this weekend with celebrations of all sorts! And not just among my own nuns but it seems it was a nunapalooza for many congregations! My Facebook newsfeed was filled with photos and links and congrats to sisters celebrating their jubilees as well as to women professing vows, being received as novices, and entering as candidates and postulants!

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Saving Sister

Blog Published: January 27, 2014

Last week we celebrated the life and mourned the death of our dear Sister Mary Ellen, affectionately known as Mel.... At her wake we had a "remembering" prayer service during which Sister Barbara reflected on Mel's life, ministry, loves, and adventures. I loved hearing about Mel, especially the stories of adventures I never knew she had! But what struck me most was when Barbara said these words.