(NordWood Themes image, via Unsplash.com and used under Creative Commons zero)

Friend fasting

Random Nun Clip

Should I give up tiresome friends for Lent?

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener asks what to do about Lent and friends who talk constantly about food. There are ways to add to the Lenten conversation; fasting is only one aspect.

To listen to the full episode of "Ask Sister" here where we discuss other elements of Lent, too.

GSR shares clips from our friends at A Nun's Life Ministry, which has a live prayer podcast Monday through Thursday (excluding holidays) at 4 p.m. Central Time and other live podcasts throughout the month: "Ask Sister," "Motherhouse Road Trip" and "In Good Faith." Dates and times for the full, live episodes are listed on their program schedule.

Learn about the benefits of communal living in our latest Notes from the Field installment. Notes from the Field reports are written by a Catholic Volunteer Network volunteers.
Read here >