A Nuns Life

How to Pray

How do I listen to God in prayer?

February 2, 2013
"Sometimes I have trouble hearing what God is telling me. Any advice? I want to learn how to really listen with an open heart and mind."

IGF032 In Good Faith with Sister Kathleen Bryant, RSC

Podcast Recorded: June 10, 2014

IGF032 In Good Faith podcast with Sister Kathleen Bryant, RSC, recorded live on June 10, 2014. Produced by aNunsLife.org Ministry. Topics include: Vocations Anonymous, geography of God, theology of vocation, holistic spirituality.

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Make Your Life a Prayer

Blog Published: March 11, 2009

Last night I talked with a group of young adult Catholics about prayer — ways to pray in the midst of daily life with all of the activities, pressures, and responsibilities that any given day might hold.

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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IGF010 In Good Faith with Sister Barbara Reid, OP

Podcast Recorded: June 2, 2011

IGF010 In Good Faith with Sister Barbara Reid, OP, PhD, recorded live on June 2, 2011. Produced by aNunsLife.org ministry. The nuns talk with Sister Barbara about finding God in everyday life, Sacred Scripture, prayer, biblical spirituality, and more!

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How do you pray?

Blog Published: February 16, 2007

Blog reader Jenn had a question about prayer, and so I thought tackle it on today’s post. Prayer is such a wonderfully dynamic thing. There are so many ways to have a conversation with God, to be still in his presence. One of the central ways that we Catholics pray together is through the celebration of the Eucharist. This celebration itself holds within it a great variety of ways to pray which involve spirit, mind, and body. It is at the center of our lives as Catholics.

IGF026 In Good Faith with author Susan Sink

Podcast Recorded: May 8, 2013

IGF026 In Good Faith with author Susan Sink, recorded live on May 8, 2013. Produced by aNunsLife.org Ministry. Topics include:  her book of 100-word stories Habits, telling the stories of sisters, Benedictine spirituality, the writing life.

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No Time for Prayer

Blog Published: January 12, 2010

We know that prayer is integral to our life and faith. But sometimes we just don’t seem to have the time for it. Take today for example. I woke up thinking about all the things I have to do today including a couple past-due deadlines, an email inbox that is overflowing, a meet to prepare for and participate in, errands, and a podcast.

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