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Throwing spitballs at the nuns

Rose Lesniak

Throwing spitballs at the nuns

by Rose Lesniak

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Published by Toothpaste Press in West Branch, Iowa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poem.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rose Lesniak ; with drawings by Ann Mikolowski.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3562.E835 T5 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[12] p. :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3483143M
    ISBN 100915124548
    LC Control Number82002571
    OCLC/WorldCa8222664

      50+ videos Play all Mix - Mother, Jugs, and Speed Buzzing the Nuns YouTube; John Pinette - Just for Laughs - Duration: PsimoesWeb Comedy . One reader slated it (and me) calling it a dreadful book because there could never have been a convent so badly led and behaved. Sorry. It was based upon the nuns at two convents: Polsloe and Canonsleigh. And I am afraid that all the events I list in there, the dilapidated buildings, the – ahem – misbehaviours, all came from the records.

      The nuns in question, if you can imagine such a thing, turned on the priest, who was living in a church residence with young men and throwing loud parties. The nuns ratted him out to the archdiocese. pamphlets and magazine articles written during this time, such as The Death Book of the Black Monks and Nuns,The Most Frightful Disclosures of Diabolical Plots against Female Chastity by the Rev. Mr. Poole and Miss Joy, and “The Convent Prison” all relate similar tales of abuse suffered in convents.

    Nuns But thankfitlly there were also the pure women, the chaste reflections of the Virgin Mary. Nuns were those who were seen as having renounced sex­ uality, f1eshliness, lust, carnality and all forms of impurity. And the women who joined the many cloistered orders celebrating sisterhood in .   Poignant Photos of Nuns Who Live in Complete Silence By Jenna Garrett on Octo Sisters of Sclerder is photographer Ibolya Feher ‘s documentation of the simple life of The Carmelite order in the south west of Cornwall, England, one of the oldest and strictest orders of Nuns in the Catholic faith.


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