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AS231 Ask Sister - Halloween quarantine, Mary Queen of Names, religion and happiness, a vote for prayer

Podcast Recorded: October 23, 2020

Sr. Maxine and Sr. Shannon take listeners' questions and talk about Halloween quarantine, Mary Queen of Names, religion and happiness, a vote for prayer.

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AS229 Ask Sister - Update from Sister Jane, do nuns watch Netflix, foundresses, drama in the convent

Podcast Recorded: May 22, 2020

Topics: Update from Sister Jane, do nuns watch Netflix, foundresses, drama in the convent

Topics: Update from Sister Jane, do nuns watch Netflix, foundresses, drama in the convent

AS228 Ask Sister - Life amid Covid, how to begin bible study, justified by Jesus, sin vs. invitation from God to try new things

Podcast Recorded: May 8, 2020

Life amid Covid, bible study beginner, justified by Jesus, sin vs. invitation from God to try new things. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Shannon.

Topics: a better Lent, biblical science fiction, “made new” but still the same.

I want to start reading the bible, but where to begin?

Podcast Recorded: April 6, 2020

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener wants to read and study the bible and asks where’s a good place to start. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Shannon. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS228 at aNunsLife.org.

I want to start reading the bible, but where should I begin

Is the Book of Revelation like bible sci-fi?

Podcast Recorded: January 15, 2020

In this Random Nun Clip, a science fiction fan feels at home with the Book of Revelation. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS226 at aNunsLife.org. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Shannon.

Is the Book of Revelation like bible sci-fi?

AS226 Ask Sister - a better Lent, bible sci-fi, “made new” but still the same

Podcast Recorded: January 15, 2020

Topics: a better Lent, biblical science fiction, “made new” but still the same. Hosts: Sister Maxine, IHM, and Sister Shannon, OSF.

Topics: a better Lent, biblical science fiction, “made new” but still the same.

AS225 Ask Sister - Cats in purgatory, baptized twice, discernment in reverse

Podcast Recorded: December 11, 2019

Topics: Cats in purgatory, baptized twice, discernment in reverse. Hosts: Sr. Maxine, IHM, and Sr. Shannon, OSF.

Topics: Cats in purgatory, baptized twice, discernment in reverse

The fullness of life

Blog Published: August 28, 2019

My aunt, Sister Anne Marie, often talked about the biblical “hundredfold.” She believed deeply in the truth of Matthew 19: that being a disciple of Jesus brings many challenges and crosses to bear, but the rewards are far greater--“a hundred times more.”

Sister Anne Marie Kollasch