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Prayer and Spirituality

4th Sunday of Advent

Blog Published: December 23, 2018

In what ways are you open to the presence of holiness in your life?

Advent-Reflections-2018

Living By The Rule

Blog Published: December 18, 2018

Do rules make us or break us? Read Sister Belinda's latest blog about how the Rule of St. Benedict has shaped her understanding of religious life.

Sister Belinda Monahan, OSB

What advice would you give someone discerning a call to religious life?

December 17, 2018

See how Sister Barbara O'Kane uses the acronym P.R.A.Y. for discerners considering religious life.

Sr-Barbara-O

3rd Sunday of Advent

Blog Published: December 15, 2018

As we go about doing ordinary “good works” and making our kindness known to everyone, we open ourselves to knowing that God is truly near and in this way we have much cause for rejoicing.

Advent-Reflections-2018

AS214 Ask Sister - prayer robots, wait for heaven, surrender to God vs. just give up, vow of obedience

Podcast Recorded: December 14, 2018

Sister Maxine with guest Sister Mindy Welding, IHM. Topics: prayer robots, wait for heaven, surrender to God vs. just give up, vow of obedience. 

AS214 Ask Sister Podcast | A Nun

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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2nd Sunday of Advent

Blog Published: December 9, 2018

What are we about as a people of God? How do we "prepare the way of the Lord" on a daily basis—in the good and bad times of our lives?

Advent-Reflections-2018

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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