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Prayer and Spirituality

Ministerial life of religious sisters holds key lessons

Blog Published: August 14, 2019

I have learned it really does not matter what brings you to the convent. The important thing is why you stay. And this radical openness to life is the great lesson that I have learned. 

Sister Mary John Mananzan

AS222 Ask Sister - theology as vocation, Hell heresies, heavenly bribes, freedom to choose or reject God

Podcast Recorded: July 19, 2019

Topics: Has Hell changed, heavenly bribes to encourage faith, uniting our suffering with Christ's. Hosts: Sr. Maxine, IHM, and Sr. Shannon, OSF.  

Ask Sister Podcast

Neighborly interactions that touch the heart

Blog Published: July 10, 2019

"We have become a community that supports and cares for one another regardless of our church affiliation. We are truly neighborly!"

Sister Letta Mosue

Prayerful retreat at the airport (or not)

Blog Published: June 19, 2019

“Wouldn’t it be great to be on retreat!” I'm at the airport with hundreds of adults and children, a few small terriers, and at least one cat.  

 

 

Prayerful retreat at the airport (or not)

What is the best part of being a Catholic Sister?

June 17, 2019

Sister Sarah Puls, SGS, shares how being a Catholic Sister allows her to be her best self and to freely respond to the needs of the world.

Sister Sarah Puls, SGS

AS221 Ask Sister - messenger of peace, running as prayer, reentering religious life, a meaningful life

Podcast Recorded: June 14, 2019

Sr. Maxine with guest Sister Eileen Ripsin, OSF. Topics: messenger of peace, running as prayer, reentering religious life, a meaningful life. 

AS221 Ask Sister - messenger of peace, running as prayer, reentering religious life, a meaningful life

How can sports like running be a way to pray?

Podcast Recorded: June 14, 2019

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about the spiritual side of sports. Sr. Maxine with guest Sr. Eileen Ripsin, a Franciscan runner. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast AS221 at aNunsLife.org.

How can sports like running be a way to pray?

AS220 Ask Sister - reluctant about religious life, phone call from God, how God works

Podcast Recorded: May 6, 2019

Sr. Maxine with guests Sr. Jenny Zimmerman and Friar John Bamman. Topics: reluctant about religious life, phone call from God, how God works.

AS220 Ask Sister Podcast | A Nun