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A Nun's Life Ministry helps people discover and grow in their vocation, that is, their life's calling by engaging questions about God, faith, and religious life.

A Nun's Life Ministry A Nun’s Life Ministry

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.8 • 60 Ratings

A Nun's Life Ministry helps people discover and grow in their vocation, that is, their life's calling by engaging questions about God, faith, and religious life.

    A radical commitment

    A radical commitment

    Sister Julia Walsh shares her perspective on the radical commitment of the vow of celibacy. 
    Read the transcript here: https://anunslife.org/podcasts/random-nun-clips/RNC-igf065-radical-commitment
    Listen to the full episode of In Good Faith podcast here: https://anunslife.org/podcasts/in-good-faith/igf065-julia-walsh
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    • 20 min
    In Good Faith with Sister Julia Walsh – Author and Podcast Host

    In Good Faith with Sister Julia Walsh – Author and Podcast Host

    After suffering through an accident that could have ended her life, Sister Julia Walsh, FSPA, has found joy in her vocation -- and in her life within a body that was broken. She speaks with Sister Rejane about discerning her vocation, recovering physically, why she felt called to write about her experience, and the importance of living our lives as both broken and blessed. 

    (1:28) The Viterbo connection
    (3:10) For Love of the Broken Body
    (4:22) Too much honesty?
    (7:49) The incident
    (16:30) Eucharist means thanksgiving
    (21:22) Brokenness in the human experience
    (23:52) Discipleship at a very young age
    (30:38) Embrace the cross!
    (33:37) The dying of self
    (36:03) Vows of poverty and obedience
    (40:53) Is it a call, or is it ego?
    (44:31) Life isn’t picture perfect
    (50:32) Ritualizing the day
    (54:12) The Franciscan way Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration
    Messy Jesus Business
    For Love of the Broken Body
     
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    • 1 hr 2 min
    How can I prepare to enter religious life?

    How can I prepare to enter religious life?

    Looking forward to entering a religious community, a listener wonders what she should be doing to prepare for religious life. The Nuns have suggestions!
    Read the transcript here: https://anunslife.org/podcasts/random-nun-clips/RNC-as145-prepare-to-enter-religious-life
    Listen to the full Ask Sister podcast here: https://anunslife.org/podcasts/ask-sister/as145-ask-sister
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    • 5 min
    Of boyfriends and religious vocations

    Of boyfriends and religious vocations

    Can a girl's boyfriend help her discern a calling to religious life? Sister Mattie Sterner shares her experience!
    Read the transcript here: https://anunslife.org/podcasts/random-nun-clips/RNC-as162-boyfriends-religious-vocations
    Listen to the full Ask Sister podcast here: https://anunslife.org/podcasts/ask-sister/as162-columbus-ohio
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    • 5 min
    Different lives, different challenges

    Different lives, different challenges

    The grass may look greener on the other side of the fence, but the fact is, religious life and married life both have their challenges and their beauties.
    Read the transcript here: https://anunslife.org/podcasts/random-nun-clips/RNC-as153-different-lives-challenges
    Listen to the full Ask Sister podcast here: https://anunslife.org/podcasts/ask-sister/as153-ask-sister
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    • 3 min
    How can I hear what the Holy Spirit is saying to me?

    How can I hear what the Holy Spirit is saying to me?

    A listener asks the Big Question: How can a person discern the movement of the Holy Spirit? The Nuns discuss!
    Read the transcript here: https://anunslife.org/podcasts/random-nun-clips/RNC-as146-how-can-I-hear-the-Holy-Spirit
    Listen to the full Ask Sister podcast here: https://anunslife.org/podcasts/ask-sister/as146-ask-sister
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    • 5 min

Customer Reviews

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60 Ratings

60 Ratings

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This podcast is breath of fresh air! With the nation in such a state of division this is a quiet, healing oasis! May God continue to bless you all! Merry Christmas!

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