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AS184 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on April 20, 2016.Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. 

A Nun's Life celebrates 10 years of online ministry in 2016! 

SHOW NOTES

(1:30) Origins of Ask Sister: Nun News Roundup.  
(3:35) Primitive soup-can microphones.
(6:15) Listener question: Does everyone in the convent have to eat the same food, even if it's not your fave?
(9:00) Snacks--the taste of hospitality.
(11:00) Coffee inspires community life.
(15:05) Listener question: One of the Glorious Mysteries brings up painful memories for me. Can I sub in another set of mysteries on Wednesdays and Sundays?
(12:22) The nuns' favorite mysteries of the rosary.
(19:50) Roadtrip rosary.
(21:30) Prayers as an invitation from pain to consolation.
(24:45) Elvis Presley sings a rosary song.
(25:55) Listener question: Living away from your family at the convent, can you have family photos or other things that remind you of them?
(28:25) Technology connection with friends, family, and #UpsideDownGrandma.

Direct download: AS184-apr-20-2016.mp3
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A Nun's Life celebrates 10 years of online ministry in 2016! 

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk with Sisters Joyce Lehman and Della Meyer about navigating doubts along the spiritual journey. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast episode at AS160.

Direct download: RNC-AS160-aug-28-2014-CPPS-Dayton-doubts.mp3
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A Nun's Life celebrates its 10th year of online ministry in 2016! In this Random Nun Clip, we talk with Susan Sink, author of the The Art of the Saint John's Bible: A Reader's Guide. Hear the full "In Good Faith" podcast episode at IGF026

Direct download: RNC-IGF026-may-08-2013-SusanSink-saint-john-bible.mp3
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A Nun's Life celebrates 10 years of online ministry in 2016! In this Random Nun Clip, we talk with Sisters Joyce and Nancy about how their ministries express the Franciscan value of "neighborly love." Hear the full Ask Sister podcast episode at  AS183

Direct download: RNC-AS183-apr-08-2016-OSF-FrankfortIL-neighborly-love.mp3
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A Nun's Life celebrates 10 years of online ministry in 2016!

SHOW NOTES

(2:34) Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart celebrate 150th anniversary.    
(3:11) The journey to religious life for Sisters Nancy and Joyce.    
(10:10) Discernment dilemma: boyfriend or convent. 
(13:29) Being a loving person vs. a perfect person. 
(18:07) Works of neighborly love in Franciscan life. 
(19:00) Sister Nancy: ministry with missioners. 
(22:11) Sister Joyce: leadership, and neighborly love. 
(24:31) Kitchen theology. 
(28:19) Listener question: Is making sacrifices a way for me to grow closer to Jesus? 
(36:26) Listener question: Grandma wants to take my kids to her church, but we're Catholic and she's not. What to do? 
(43:32) As Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart, does the sacred heart have special meaning for you? 

Visit the Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart online!

Direct download: AS183-apr-08-2016-OSF-FrankfortIL-MRT.mp3
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