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Prayer and Spirituality

What is your prayer routine?

January 8, 2018

Sister Karen Zielinski, OSF, shares her prayer routine with A Nun’s Life.  

Sister Karen Zielinski

What is your Christmas custom?

Blog Published: December 22, 2017

What's your Christmas custom? Sr. Teresita talks about a custom of the Presentation Sisters that dates to 1775. 

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What is your advice for young adults considering a call?

November 7, 2017

Sister Angela Gertsema, ASCJ, discusses her thoughts and advice for young adults considering religious life.

Sister Angela Gertsema

Relying on God in tough times

Blog Published: October 28, 2017

Sister Teresita Richards talks about the death of her mother and relying on God for strength.

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AS201 Ask Sister - nunly church leaders, stressed in Heaven, missing Mass, hemmed in by motherhood

Podcast Recorded: October 11, 2017

Topics: nunly church leaders, stressed in Heaven, missing Mass, hemmed in by motherhood. Hosted by Sr. Maxine with guest Sr. Carol Inkrott, OSF.


AS200 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Poor Clares of Montana

Podcast Recorded: September 7, 2017

AS200 Ask Sister podcast recorded live with the Poor Clares in Great Falls, Montana. See the Motherhouse Road Trip page for photos, travel journal and more!  

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Praying when you feel really angry at God

Podcast Recorded: August 16, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener who's angry with God wonders if she should hold off on prayer until things cool down. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS199. Hosts: Sister Maxine and guest Sister Shannon Schrein, OSF, a Sylvania Franciscan and a theologian. 

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AS199 Ask Sister - saintly double standards, biblical fatty portions for God, default prayers

Podcast Recorded: August 16, 2017

AS199 Ask Sister podcast recorded live. Topics: saintly double standards, biblical fatty portions for God, default prayers, and more! Hosted by Sister Maxine, with guest Sister Shannon Schrein, OSF.  

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