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Facing Challenges

What does it mean to unite our suffering with Christ’s?

Podcast Recorded: July 3, 2019

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about how Christ helps people in times of suffering. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS222 at aNunsLife.org. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Shannon Schrein, OSF.

What does it mean to unite our suffering with Christ

AS219 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville, Kentucky

Podcast Recorded: March 21, 2019

Sister Maxine with guests Sisters Jean Ann Zappa and Janet Marie Peterworth of the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville. Students from Sacred Heart Academy join us for podcast! Topics: finding God, advice from foundress Angela Merici, what everyone should know about nuns, joy and vocation. 

Ask Sister Podcast with the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville, Kentucky

Exile or Inheritance?

Blog Published: December 11, 2018

Life's opportunities teach us to be patient and open to the life that's unfolding before us.

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What youth need to stay "in" the church

Blog Published: December 4, 2018

Young adults have grown up in a very different world. They long to connect with Jesus, church and with each other, as do the rest of us.

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Blessings for a faith-filled future

Podcast Recorded: October 17, 2018

In this Random Nun Clip, the sisters offer a blessing for students as they look to the future. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS212 at aNunsLife.org.

In this Random Nun Clip, the sisters offer a blessing for students as they look to the future.

AS212 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of St. Mary of Oregon

Podcast Recorded: October 17, 2018

Sr. Maxine and guests: Srs. Krista and Adele, SSMO. Topics: encounters with God, sports at the convent, spirituality for everyday life, and more!

Sisters of Saint Mary of Oregon

AS211 Ask Sister - evangelization café, the afterlife, why be a nun (or not), can faith sneak up on you

Podcast Recorded: September 13, 2018

Sister Maxine with guest Sisters Felicity and Shelley, CSSF. Topics: evangelization café, the afterlife, why be a nun, can faith sneak up on you

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Balance. Blurriness.

Blog Published: September 4, 2018

How do I balance this ache in my heart for those suffering in the world with my need to move forward day-to-day? In the wake of tragedy, personally or globally, this is the blurry balance we are asked to make each day. How do you deal with it?

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