Among Women 238: Becoming Cultural Mystics

November 26, 2018

This episode:

“Blessed are They”: St. Teresa of Avila’s Prayer of Preparation for Advent. Plus a bonus: An advent prayer for lapsed Catholics invoking St. John Paul II.

“Among Women” Guest: Sr. Nancy Usselmann, FSP

This episode invites us to become cultural mystics, and discover a deeper awareness of the sacred in our culture. Listen to this conversation with Sr. Nancy Usselmann, a Daughter of St. Paul, who is both an author of A Sacred Look: Becoming Cultural Mystics — Theology of Popular Culture, as well as a vocalist with the Daughters of St. Paul Choir. We’ll learn and laugh as we explore the work of #medianuns –including their upcoming concert series: GLORIOUS NIGHT!

Plus, we’ll spend a few moments in prayer in preparation for Advent with the saintly words of Carmelite mystic, St. Teresa of Avila.

Links for this episode:

Advent Prayer of Preparation: St. Teresa of Avila

Advent Prayer for Lapsed Catholics

A Sacred Look: Becoming Cultural Mystics — Theology of Popular Culture by Sr. Nancy Usselmann


Pauline Books and Media
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Daughters of St. Paul Choir Christmas concert series

Other shows of related interest:

AW 96: Those Singing Nuns — with the Daughter of St. Paul Choir – a behind-the-scenes look at the sisters in the recording studio.

AW 131: New Life in Christ with Sr. Emily Beata Marsh, FSP

AW 143: Growing in Friendship with Jesus and His Queen, with Sr. Helena Burns, FSP

AW 189: Lead with Humility with Sr. Theresa Noble, FSP


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