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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Religious_habit

The religious habit of Roman Catholic nuns typically consists of the following elements: Apron: A variety of styles of aprons can be worn over the habit to protect it during work activities. Cincture: The habit ... Cross: A cross of silver traditionally hangs from a black cord around the nun's neck. Ring: Nuns ...

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www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2014/12/17/vatican-nun-report-michigan-reaction/20503037

Dec 17, 2014 ... From Catholic sisters who wear traditional habits to those whose work is non- traditional, Michigan nuns celebrated a Vatican report Tuesday that saluted the variety of their service and ended at least one controversial inquiry of America's Catholic women religious. U.S. nuns praised in long-awaited Vatican ...

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Feb 9, 2015 ... At the Benedictine Abbey of St. Walburga in Virginia Dale, the nun's habit consists of a tunic, belt, scapular and veil, which are all black. Under the veil is a white headdress called a coif, which frames the nun's face. Fully professed nuns also wear a white veil under the black one. “Every piece of garment you ...

www.ncregister.com/blog/armstrong/why-this-sister-started-wearing-a-traditional-habit-again

May 17, 2016 ... $225 for a well made, durable habit, is reasonable compared to buying Catholic school uniforms. Keep in mind that it is going to be worn a lot. I think Mother Teresa's nuns have one change of habit. If were to become a nun (something I thought of as a young girl) I think I would opt for a lighter more modern ...

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www.npr.org/2010/12/22/131753494/for-these-young-nuns-habits-are-the-new-radical

Dec 22, 2010 ... For the most part, these are grim days for Catholic nuns. ... Unlike many older sisters in previous generations, who wear street clothes and live alone, the Nashville Dominicans wear traditional habits and ... They enter the chapel without saying a word, the swish of their long white habits the only sound.

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Oct 25, 2012 ... Nuns wearing habits are beautiful, enchanting and wonderful. They are a bold rebuke to a corrupt society hypnotized by its own vanity. Religious habit is a s...

www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/taking-the-habit-for-a-lifetime-why-are-so-many-women-in-britain-becoming-catholic-nuns-10287592.html

May 31, 2015 ... I'm here because recent figures released by the Catholic Church say we've hit a 25-year high for women opting to become nuns. In the past five years, the number of women taking holy vows has trebled, from 15 in 2009 to 45 in 2014. A decade ago that figure was seven. The numbers, though incremental ...