Scripture and Theology

Letting go of burdens: the woman at the well

Podcast Recorded: September 1, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip: the scripture story of the woman at the well and how faith can free us. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast AS199, hosted by Sister Maxine with guest Sister Shannon Schrein, OSF.

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Does God ever test us or lead us into temptation?

Podcast Recorded: August 16, 2017

In this Random Nun Clip: how the idea of God testing people evolves in scripture. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast AS199, hosted by Sister Maxine with guest Sister Shannon Schrein, OSF.

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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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AS191 Ask Sister - Advent glowsaries light up Ohio, praying to a distant God, grinch-fearing Grandma

Podcast Recorded: December 7, 2016

A new trend aglow in Ohio--the glowsary. Can prayer make God more distant vs. closer? Grandma worries that grandkids have no Christ in Christmas.

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Why does the Glory Be prayer say "world without end" when the bible says the world WILL end?

Podcast Recorded: August 10, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener wonders if the Glory Be prayer is at odds with the bible. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast episode AS188 at aNunsLife.org.

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AS188 Ask Sister - Prayer Olympics, "Glory Be," wedding gift woes, gifts for godchild, Spiritual Directors

Podcast Recorded: August 10, 2016

AS188 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on August 10, 2016. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry.

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What does it mean to "speak in tongues"?

Podcast Recorded: July 13, 2016

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener asks how you'd know if you're speaking in tongues. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS187.

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AS187 Ask Sister - speaking in tongues, hipster church music, discontent as a call from God

Podcast Recorded: July 13, 2016

AS187 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on July 13, 2016. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry.

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