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A Nun’s Life podcasts are programs about prayer, faith, community, spirituality, and many other topics.  Check the schedule of all live events.
 

 

Nov 3, 2013

IGF048 In Good Faith podcast with Sister Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ, recorded live on November 1, 2013.  

  • The influences on Sister Elizabeth’s attraction to theology 
  •  The pedestal of idealized womanhood, and recovering Mary's humanity 
  • The "communion of holy things" -- all of creation in the communion of saints
  • Holiness as a gift from God, freely given to all
  • Understanding saints as friends of God throughout their lives 
  • Saints and canonized saints
  • The Great Cloud of Witnesses (Hebrews 12) 
  • Two models of the saints: companionship and patronage
  • The saints as our companions: memories, storytelling, calendar of saints
  • Theology in the age of the laity in the church
  • Being receptive to the power of God to embrace and transform us
  • The infinite horizon of God