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Some millennials are embracing life as nuns

Photo of nuns playing with a dog by Toni Greaves for the New York Times

The NY Times Style section reports on an order of Dominican nuns which is attracting millennials during an era in which fewer women are choosing cloistered religious life.

The Dominican Nuns of Summit, a cloistered convent which is raising funds to expand their facilities to accommodate their growth, has gained 15 aspirants in the last decade. The Times shows their playful side in a series of light-hearted photos and […]

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