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Celebrating Earth Day

Blog Published: April 22, 2020

Today is Earth Day, and I’m celebrating with people all over the world! But at first, I didn’t really feel like celebrating.

Celebrating Earth Day

Can you fast from vaping in Lent, or only from food?

Podcast Recorded: February 21, 2020

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener asks if he gives up vaping for Lent, will it count, or does fasting only count if it's food. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS227 at aNunsLife.org. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Jane Aseltyne, IHM.

Can you fast from vaping in Lent, or does only food count?

AS227 Ask Sister - life after the Novitiate, convent vs. plain old house, vaping in Lent, nun notecards

Podcast Recorded: February 21, 2020

Topics: life after the Novitiate, convent vs. plain old house, vaping in Lent, nun notecards. Hosts: Sister Maxine, IHM, and Sister Jane Aseltyne, IHM.

Life after the Novitiate, convent vs. plain old house, vaping in Lent, nun notecards

Can Lent fix my broken New Year's resolutions?

Podcast Recorded: January 15, 2020

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener has already broken her New Year’s resolutions and wants to do better during Lent. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS226 at aNunsLife.org. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Shannon.

Can Lent fix my broken New Year

AS226 Ask Sister - a better Lent, bible sci-fi, “made new” but still the same

Podcast Recorded: January 15, 2020

Topics: a better Lent, biblical science fiction, “made new” but still the same. Hosts: Sister Maxine, IHM, and Sister Shannon, OSF.

Topics: a better Lent, biblical science fiction, “made new” but still the same.

Happy Earth Day!

Blog Published: April 22, 2019

The birds and daffodils bring to mind the words of Pope Francis in Laudato Si: “The entire material universe speaks of God’s love.”

Nunday Blog | Happy Earth Day!

Signs and wonders on the Lenten journey

Blog Published: April 4, 2019

I found myself in new terrain this week, not sure if my Lenten daily walks were going to happen.

Sister Maxine

Walking with saints on the journey of Lent

Blog Published: March 28, 2019

Earlier this week, I realized that many of my walking companions are centuries old. That’s when I also realized my daily walks are affecting the way I read Scripture.

Nun Talk Blog | Saintly walkers on the journey of Lent