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The Cinderella Nun

St. Maria Crescentia Höss
Memorial: April 5

In the old days, nuns didn’t live by themselves in apartments. In fact, most of the time, they were completely cloistered. That meant once you entered, you were with the same group of women for the rest of your life.

Well, what if it had been your heart’s desire from the time you were a little child to enter a religious order, but once you did, you learned that most of those women with whom you were going to spend the rest of your life pretty much hated you and devoted their lives to making yours a living hell? Continue reading