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Prayer and Spirituality

Spiritual wisdom of St. Augustine

April 2, 2019

Sister Shannon Schrein, OSF, sat down for a #Nunday video to talk about the spiritual wisdom St. Augustine offers for our lives today. 

Sister Shannon Schrein, OSF

AS218 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Blauvelt, New York

Podcast Recorded: March 19, 2019

Sister Maxine with guests Sisters Jennifer Schaaf and Theresa Rickard of the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Blauvelt, New York. Topics: the big impact of small-group ministry, Prayer Workout, vacation vs. retreat, everyday holiness, a confusing God.

Ask Sister Podcast with the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Blauvelt, New York

How can praying with the psalms help us grow spiritually?

March 26, 2019

In this #Nunday video, Sister Magdalena Craig, OSB, shares how praying with a Psalm, while sitting in God's presence, can be transforming. 

Sister Magdalena Craig, OSB

Palm Sunday Series: How to Make CROSSES from Palms

April 10, 2019

In this #Nunday Video, Linda Fadden--an Associate of the Sisters of St. Francis, Sylvania, Ohio--demonstrates how to make Crosses out of Palms. Great instructional video for your own Palm Sunday creations!

Palm Crosses

Palm Sunday Series: How to make ROSES out of palms

April 11, 2019

In this #Nunday Video, Sister Carol Ann Grace--a Sister of St. Francis, Sylvania, Ohio, demonstrates how to make Roses out of Palms. Another great instructional video for your own Palm Sunday creations! Watch and learn...and enjoy!!

 

Palm Roses

What does it mean to go on retreat? Do I have to sit in silence all day?

Blog Published: July 26, 2016

Retreat is a time to learn the sound of your own soul, to tap into the wisdom you have within, and to listen to the precious voice of the One who knows you.

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AS219 Ask Sister Podcast

Podcast Recorded: March 21, 2019

Sister Maxine with guests Sisters Jean Ann Zappa and Janet Marie Peterworth of the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville. Students from Sacred Heart Academy join us for podcast! Topics: finding God, advice from foundress Angela Merici, what everyone should know about nuns, joy and vocation. 

Ask Sister Podcast with the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville, Kentucky

Praying the Liturgy of the Hours

Blog Published: May 17, 2007

The Liturgy of the Hours, which is also called The Divine Office or the Breviary, is the public prayer of the Church to praise God and sanctify the day. The Liturgy of the Hours is made up of specific prayers said at various times (“hours”) during the day and night.