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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

What do you love about being a Sister?

January 13, 2020

In this #Nunday video, Sister Sue shares what she loves most about being a sister and being part of an unfolding story.

Sister-Sue-Kidd-CND

Sisters celebrate Intercultural new year’s rituals that include sharing prayers, food, memories, and hopes.

Blog Published: January 8, 2020

Sisters celebrate together intercultural new year's rituals through shared prayer, delicious food, fond memories and their hopes for the future.

Sister Barbara Valuckas, SSND

Is it normal to have doubts about your faith?

January 5, 2020

In this #Nunday video, Sister Karen Ann Lortscher, OSB, shares her wisdom for anyone doubting their faith.

Sr. Karen Ann Lortscher, OSB

Opening the Christmas Gift

Blog Published: December 25, 2019

Beyond the trees and tinsel and light…beyond the gifts of family and friends…beyond everything around us is a silent, fresh Presence, awakening in us today in new and deeper ways.

Sister Cheryl Rose, HM

How do you rely on God during tough times?

December 16, 2019

Sister Teresita Richards, SND, speaks from the heart about her personal experience of walking with God through her mother's death.

Sister Teresita Richards, SND

Preparation and details, prayer and presence: Sisters are never alone at death

Blog Published: December 11, 2019

Ice cream at a funeral? Funeral customs around the world have many common elements, but each culture and each religious congregation puts its unique stamp on the rituals around death and dying. 

Sister-Jantana-Wongsankakorn-OSU

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