May one enter the convent with a child?


#1

would it still be possible for a woman who has a child to enter a convent to be a nun?


#2

Dear Ulik,

After the child reaches adulthood and is self sufficient, then the mother may be able to find a convent that would take her. But until then, her child is her number one responsibility.

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.


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