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July 8, 2017

Security footage shows man threatening to kill nun in a Brooklyn church

Police are investigating a possible hate crime after a man allegedly threatened to kill a nun who was praying inside a Catholic Church in Brooklyn yesterday afternoon. The nun is…
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June 5, 2017

Nun who received birthday greeting from Pope Francis dies at 110

Sister Candida Bellotti, thought to be the oldest nun in the world, died Saturday at the age of 110. Sister Bellotti had celebrated her 110th birthday on Feb. 20, 2017…
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110-year-old nun shares the secret to a long life
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February 27, 2017

110-year-old nun shares the secret to a long life

Sister Candida Bellotti, Italy's oldest native-born nun, celebrated her 110th birthday on Monday, February 20th, 2017 and received well-wishes from Pope Francis. Sister Bellottiwas born in Verona, Italy and became…
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February 22, 2017

World's oldest Dominican Sister dies at age 110

A French diocese announced that Dominican Sister Marie Bernardette, the oldest sister in her order, passed away last week at 110 years of age. The religious sister died Feb. 13,…
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October 5, 2016

Pope Francis opens cause of nun who witnessed Eucharist turn to bloody flesh in priest's hands

Mother Marie Adele Garnier, a London nun, witnessed the Eucharist turn to bloody flesh in a priest's hands during Mass, prompting Pope Francis to put her on the road to…
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September 5, 2016

Pope prays for Spanish nun murdered in Haiti

Remembering religious women who too often are the targets of violence around the world, Pope Francis led prayers for a Spanish sister murdered on September 2 in Haiti. “At this…
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August 12, 2016

'Myself and my family are indebted to him for life': How one priest's decision began a life-saving movement

A Bishop, nun and thirteen clerics have decided to follow Father Davis Chiramel's lead when he gave the gift of life to a poor electrician. According to The Times of…
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Convent Horror Stories
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February 3, 2016

Convent Horror Stories

In 1846 in the city of Pittsburgh, a handful of the Sisters of Mercy announced that they were going to open a hospital, the first in the city, to care…
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