I Might Want to Become a Nun

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    I Like The "idea" Of Becoming A Nun.

    I find the thought of becoming a nun, the fantasy, to be quite attractive.  A life of peace and peacefulness.  A life of silence and calm, of thought and mindfulness.  The time to think, to ponder, to just exist on this earth.  To escape from a life of work...
    Opalgem Opalgem
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 25, 2010

    Getting There

    Today there's such things as informal nuns, meaning that the old veil and cloistered all the time praying kind of nun is no longer the only route. You could have been standing today next to a nun in the elevator, but because they are dressing normally like one of us you sure have...
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    Apr 26, 2012

    I Might Like to Become a Nun If I Were Catholic

     I would be a great nun. I could so live in their world, i love peace and tranquility. They sing, pray, have quiet time with God, do good works of charity, have committed themselves to chastity, don't have a social life out of the church...i could so do all those things...
    followthewhiterabbit followthewhiterabbit
    22-25, F
    10 Responses Sep 6, 2009

    Is This Right For Me?

    I'm not sure if I am being called or not, but if I am, I want to learn more about nuns. My goal in life is to help people. I've always known that's what I want to do. I know that I am being called to be in a mission too (I think) I know that nuns do a lot of hands on sort of...
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    1 Response May 25, 2008
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