Sr. Maxine Kollasch co-founded A Nuns Life Ministry, a vibrant online community where Catholic sisters engage with people worldwide around faith, vocation and finding joy in everyday life. Founded on the Internet in 2006 with Sr. Julie Vieira, the ministry is present online and in many social media. A Nun's Life is a pioneer in the use of Internet technologies and social networking to bring the centuries-old tradition of religious life in areas such as discernment and vocation into conversation with everyday life in the 21st century. Kollasch is a member of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Monroe, Michigan, and has master's degrees in theology and in advertising.

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A Nun's Life Ministry celebrates 15 years with a new series of issue-based podcasts

A Nun's Life Ministry - The new episode series focuses on social issues being addressed by Catholic sisters, such as human trafficking, homelessness, poverty, food insecurity, climate and education.

Working miracles alone

From A Nun's Life podcasts - Did Jesus do miracles alone or did other people help?


Who is the holiest person you know?

From A Nun's Life podcasts - Sister Maxine talks with Franciscan Sr. Shannon Schrein about saints, what it means to be holy, and how we express holiness in our ordinary, day-to-day lives.

Why should I try to be so good? What's the reward?

From A Nun's Life podcasts - "Grace is what enables us to seek forgiveness when we've fallen short of the mark."