Did you know that you had to learn a “second language” after joining a cloistered community?
This is the story of the Poor Clares of Rockford, IL, and something that a novice discovered after living there. OK, this is a* fictional novice* - but, hey, lighten up - it’s what every cloistered religious finds out when she begins life in such a community.
[cloisteredlife.com/site/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/poor-clare-praying-b+w.jpg](“Cloistered Life - » Article Archive - » New Novice Writes Home — Silence Is the Language of God www.cloisteredlife.com The following is a letter from a fictional novice of the Poor Clare Colettine Nuns in Rockford, IL. Dear Mom, …”)
Find out for yourself by reading “New Novice Writes Home.”