Daily Life of Sisters

At the convent, do you have to eat the same food as everyone else, even if you don't like it?

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about convent food and personal tastes. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS184.

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When you become a nun, do your relationships with family and friends change?

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener wonders how relationships with family and friends change after you become a Catholic sister. You can hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS184 at aNunsLife.org.

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Can you have snacks at the convent?

Podcast Recorded: April 20, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about snacks and hospitality in the convent. You can hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS184 at aNunsLife.org.

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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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What's daily prayer like in a Benedictine community?

Podcast Recorded: September 3, 2015

This Random Nun Clip is from our Ask Sister podcast with the Sisters of the Monastery of Saint Gertrude, in Cottonwood, Idaho. Hear the full podcast at AS176 at aNunsLife.org.  

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Sisters of the Monastery of Saint Gertrude

Trip Date: September 3, 2015

Catch all the action from our trip to Cottonwood, Idaho—travel journal, photos, podcast, and more—here on the Motherhouse Road Trip travel page!

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Is there a high level of camaraderie among nuns?

Podcast Recorded: August 28, 2015

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk with the Sisters of the Precious Blood about friendship among nuns. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast AS160 on our website at aNunsLife.org

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AS174 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Congregation of Saint Joseph in LaGrange Park, Illinois

Podcast Recorded: June 11, 2015

AS174 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on June 11, 2015. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org Ministry. Motherhouse Road Trip with the Congregation of Saint Joseph in LaGrange Park, Illinois.  

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