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Facing Challenges

Can you “reverse discern” a choice you already made?

Podcast Recorded: December 11, 2019

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener desires a discernment do-over because he worries that he made the easy choice but maybe not the right choice. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS225 at aNunsLife.org. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Shannon.

Can you do “reverse discernment” about a choice you’ve already made?

The Fear of Becoming a Nun

Blog Published: May 2, 2017

Not gonna lie. I was kinda scared when I realized God might be calling be to become a nun!

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AS153 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, in St. Paul, Minn.

Podcast Recorded: March 6, 2014

AS153 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on March 6, 2014, in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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AS063 Ask Sister – Live from the Motherhouse! The nuns talk about the daily Examen prayer, God and free will, different notions of vocation, feeling unconnected to God and more!

Podcast Recorded: March 11, 2011

AS063 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on March 11, 2011. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Guest: Sister Kathie Budesky. Topics include: the daily Examen prayer, God and free will, different notions of vocation, feeling unconnected to God, and more!

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Beyond The Habit - Episode 1: 300 Years of Sister History

Blog Published: September 30, 2019

Tough-as-nails, women religious have established some of the first schools and most extensive healthcare systems in the United States.

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AS160 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of the Precious Blood in Dayton, Ohio

Podcast Recorded: August 28, 2014

AS160 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on August 28, 2014, in Dayton, Ohio.

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IGF036 In Good Faith with Sojourners editor Jim Rice

Podcast Recorded: July 8, 2015

IGF036 In Good Faith with guest Jim Rice, recorded live on July 8, 2015. Produced by aNunsLife.org Ministry. Topics include Sojourners magazine, advocacy journalism, Pope Francis and the environment, lament and hope.  

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The 4 Martyred Churchwomen

Blog Published: December 2, 2006

Today we celebrate the lives of the four Churchwomen who were martyred in El Salvador. They are witnesses to all of us of the commitment to God and to love of one’s neighbor, even in the face of danger and death.