A Nun's Life Ministry
aNunsLife.org is founded on the belief that each person is called by God to a vocation that enriches the individual and benefits the world. Our mission is to help people discover and grow in their vocation by engaging questions about God, faith, and religious life.

In this Random Nun Clip, Sister Maxine and Almost-Sister Jane talk about the church and interplanetary faith relationships. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast AS197 on our website.

Direct download: RNC-AS197-jun-21-2017-religion-questions-ET.mp3
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In this Random Nun Clip, Sister Cynthia Canning, SNJM, talks about helping people strive for their full potential. Hear the full Motherhouse Road Trip podcast with the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary on our website at aNunsLife.org.

Direct download: RNC-AS190-oct-21-2016-SNJM-CampbellCa-Development-Person.mp3
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In this Random Nun Clip, Sister Cecilia Marie Fausto talks about grace, prayer, and the practice of begging. Check out the Motherhouse Road Trip for the full podcast and for pics from the trip, our travel journal, and lots more from our visit with the Little Sisters of the Poor in Mobile, Alabama. 

Direct download: RNC-AS194-mar-08-2017-mobileAL-LSP-begging-trad.mp3
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(1:42) Visit to the amazing Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

(6:00) Listener question: What happens if you follow God’s calling but feel guilty about it?

(11:43) Guilt vs. sin vs. social expectations.

(15:00) Giving people the space to grow with you in your vocation.

(18:50) Soon-to-be-Sister Jane talks about upcoming novitiate.

(20:10) I’m not a nun but want to have a nun-like life of service—how can I do that?

(21:35) A"nunly" disposition of service.

(25:00) Praying the newspaper, praying the newsfeed.

(28:00) How the tradition of religious life helps people even if they’re not nuns.

(29:30) Listener question: What’s the right age to enter religious life, and what if I need to wait?

(34:00) Listener question: If there’s intelligent life on other planets, what questions would you ask them about religion?

(38:12) Insights from Battlestar Gallactica (if it’s in the movies, it must be real, right…).

(44:00) First nun in space?

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Direct download: AS197-jun-21-2017.mp3
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