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August 2008

Miss sister 2008 nun will now win

It’s a bit difficult to get to the bottom of the internet and media frenzy following the apparent announcement by Fr. Antonio Rungi to have a beauty competition for nuns on his website. It was even published in the Press half a planet away in New Zealand that The “Miss Sister 2008” contest will start

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Die Große Stille – Into Great Silence

Reflections on Carthusians Philip Gröning; 164 minutesIn NZ International Film Festivals, different locations until late November 2006 I have had an interest in the Carthusians for at least 35 years. In 2005 I was able, with my family, to visit a number of Carthusian monasteries, museums, and ruins, including the wonderful museum La Correrie and

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