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Unlock the intricacies of ancient mysticism. Because you deserve an unmediated connection with the Divine. You’ll learn actionable strategies to access your intuition and trust your gut.
There’s extraordinary power in sacrifice— the enduring light of hope that can emerge from the depths of darkness. In today’s episode, we explore the heroic life of Maximilian Kolbe. A man who, in the face of indescribable evil, chose to embody the purest act of love—laying down his life for another. We will journey through […]
How can the pursuit of peace become not just a noble idea, but a radical act of courage? In this episode, we dive into the heart of peacemaking, inspired by the beautiful paradox of the seventh beatitude: “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God.” Explore what it truly means […]
Are you being true to yourself? It’s a loaded question . . . and if the answer is “I’m not sure,” that’s normal. In your busy life, it’s easy —and completely human!—to feel pulled in dozens of different directions, from romantic relationships and family dynamics to your job and your creative dreams. But if you […]
How can we extend forgiveness to those who’ve caused us pain? How do we resist the urge for revenge when we feel wronged? In this thought-provoking episode, we grapple with an often-overlooked virtue—mercy. We navigate the tricky balance between justice and grace, all through the lens of the Beatitude 5: “Blessed are the merciful, for […]
Injustice is all around us, from suffering in our own communities to tragic news stories from the complete other side of the world. Think about the last time you saw injustice or unfairness in your life. Maybe you saw a coworker being treated harshly, encountered a homeless person struggling to find shelter on a cold […]
Mastering the art of self-control is essential to finding peace and happiness in life. In this episode, we explore the often-misunderstood virtue of “meekness”, drawing inspiration from Mother Teresa, who often demonstrated composure under stressful circumstances. It takes great strength to face challenges with patience and respond thoughtfully instead of reacting impulsively. Our conversation also […]
A poignant journey into the heart of grief where sorrow and joy intertwine to reveal a deeper understanding of the human experience. Facing the non-linear journey through grief requires courage and grace. In this thoughtful episode, Nina shares a personal story—she recounts a roadside accident and a heartbreak that resurfaced long-buried grief. Challenging experiences serve […]
Nina Hirlaender OFS offers a compelling approach to the uncharted territories of human experience, shedding light on the extraordinary within the ordinary. Each episode merges deep spiritual insights with current events, delivering a fresh and relevant perspective that will inspire you to become an active participant in your spiritual growth.
What sets this podcast apart is Nina’s remarkable ability to weave her insights as a Franciscan Sister, her background in European Shamanism, mindfulness, and the western mystical tradition. Drawing from this rich tapestry of experience, Nina invites you on a profound exploration of your inner landscape.
Through a masterful blend of personal anecdotes, mysticism, and metaphysics, you’ll discover hidden treasures within and create a life filled with purpose, possibility, and pure joy.