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What lies at the heart of your community's charism?

November 19, 2019

In this #Nunday video, Sister Pat reflects upon the gift of her community charism and is challenged to give three words that best describe her congregation.

Sister Pat Dowling, CBS

Sisters believe in the power of prayer and the impact it has on their daily experiences

Blog Published: November 12, 2019

No matter what ministry a sister is involved in--retreat direction, political activism, teaching, catechesis, public speaking, or eco-spirituality, her prayer life is very intertwined in the daily experiences. 

Sister Teresa Joseph FMA

What is your favorite scripture passage?

November 4, 2019

Sister Maria Brizuela, OSF, shares her favorite scripture passage and how she applies it to her life. She also lets us in on what superpower she would love to have!

Nunday with Sister Maria Brizuela

Am I being “holier than thou” if I choose new friends?

Podcast Recorded: October 29, 2019

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener worries that her friends will think she's judging them because they're not into faith. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS224 at aNunsLife.org.

Am I being "holier than thou" if I choose different friends

Sisters describe ways they foster dialogue between groups with differing values.

Blog Published: October 23, 2019

I live and work in El Paso, Texas, which has become a central hub for the U.S. refugee situation. We use research, reflection, leadership development, education and action in working for justice to transform the region around El Paso; Cuidad Juarez, Mexico; and Las Cruces, New Mexico. We use research, reflection, leadership development, education and action in working for justice to transform the region around El Paso; Cuidad Juarez, Mexico; and Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Sister Marie Vianney Bilgrien

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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What is the most rewarding aspect about community life?

September 9, 2019

In this #Nunday video, Sister Bridget Waldorf, SSND, shares what she feels is the most rewarding aspect of community life.

Sister-Bridget-Waldorf, SSND

How do you bring the Word of God to the people you interact with?

August 26, 2019

In this #Nunday video, Sister Terry Rickard, OP, shares how she brings the Word of God to others through her ministry at RENEW International.

Sister Terry Rickard, OP