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2014-04-16 23:14:07

This new website for women provides a virtual journey to imagine what a nun’s life is like: http://www.LifeAsASister.org Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 The Sisters of Bon Secours, an international religious congregation of Catholic sisters based in Marriottsville, Md., announce the launch of a unique website, http://www.LifeAsASister.org. “Imagine a Sister’s Life” allows single Catholic women to imagine what it’s like to be a nun and discover if this could be their...

2012-07-13 23:01:40

The Sisters of Bon Secours, an international community of Catholic women religious (nuns) with ministries in healthcare, human and social services, education and spiritual retreats, is welcoming volunteers to participate in Project Good Help®. This annual short-term service project will help many underprivileged residents of Baltimore city. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July 13, 2012 The Sisters of Bon Secours will be holding a short-term service project August 2-8 for single Catholic women,...

2011-10-20 07:00:00

The Sisters of Bon Secours, an international community of Catholic women religious (sisters) with ministries in healthcare, human and social services, education and spiritual retreats, will be hosting a chat room, beginning October 25, for women who are considering religious life. Sisters Chat will feature Sr. Christine Webb over the next four weeks. Sr. Chris will be taking her final vows on November 12. Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) October 20, 2011 The Sisters of Bon Secours will be...

2011-06-19 00:02:33

The Sisters of Bon Secours, an international community of Catholic women religious (sisters) with ministries in healthcare, human and social services, education and spiritual retreats, is welcoming volunteers to participate in Project Good Help®. This short-term service project will help many underprivileged residents of Baltimore city. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) June 18, 2011 The Sisters of Bon Secours will be holding a short-term service project July 21-26 for single Catholic women, ages...

2011-02-07 07:45:00

TEMPE, Ariz., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Poor Clares of Perpetual Adoration (PCPA) of Our Lady of Solitude, a contemplative community of nuns in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix, are building endurance by running, strength training and praying in preparation for their second annual Nun Run, a Good Habit! The 10K Run, 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Walk will be held at 8 a.m., Saturday, March 12, at Kiwanis Park in Tempe, Ariz. This Run is a fundraiser to build a cloistered monastery and...

2009-07-15 15:42:50

An Italian woman preparing to become a nun is suing her ex-boyfriend to have a topless photo of her removed from his Facebook page. The 31-year-old woman, who is scheduled to take her vows at a Turin convent this fall, said the picture was taken three years ago at a Sicilian beach, ANSA reported Wednesday. The lawsuit seeks to have the picture, labeled by the poster as a topless nun, removed from the social networking site. ANSA said the picture has gathered a number of borderline lewd...

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2009-07-15 13:47:45

The lead researcher of a group of scientists said Wednesday that they found a group of over 400 nuns, which is the perfect sample group for an investigation into links between education and sensibility. The nuns are from a sorority in Bavaria in southern Germany.  Psychologist and epidemiologist Horst Bickel told the Catholic press agency KNA that the nuns were chosen so it would eliminate any outside influences that might falsify the results. He said that the nuns were the perfect...

2009-05-25 14:07:44

A group of 17 British men on the Greek island of Crete have been cleared of charges related to the naughty nun costumes they wore in public. The tourists were charged with scandal and misrepresentation of a costume or uniform for wearing nun costumes with thongs and garter belts in the town of Malia, The Sun reported Monday. They were dressed like nuns, carrying crosses, but wearing thongs under their skirts and showing people their bottoms and the rest, a police source said. However, the men...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.