Dominicans On Display

A Photo Essay on the Dominican Nuns of Summit New Jersey from none other than Time. Beautiful.

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  1. Thank you. That was absolutely beautiful.

    It reminded me what I love most about the Catholic Church. That I don't have to worry about my own struggles with God and my own lack of faith because the faith that I have been given is the faith of the Church. And there are so many beautiful people like these sisters doing all the heavy lifting for me.

    God bless them.

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  2. Does anyone also notice that many of the Sisters are young?

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  3. It is quite a beautiful community, and I am glad to see that the word is getting out. Check out their blog for more glimpses into their life: http://monialesop.blogspot.com/
    -a hopeful Dominican aspirant

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  4. God Bless cloistered Dominican Sisters.

    I have been discerning a vocation to the Priesthood (please pray for me) and was looking into the Dominican Friars.

    One of the student brothers I talked to, who was about 22, had a hard time entering the Order because his parents disapproved. His parents would not come to his Profession of Simple Vows.

    He was talking to the Prioress/Mother Superior of a cloister (sorry, I don't know what she is referred to) about his struggles. She did a 24 hour Eucharistic adoration for him, only breaking to eat or go to the bathroom.

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  5. Beautiful, thank you. Reminds of my own journey.

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