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Called to be a nun

Sr Jean CHN tells us how she first experienced her call to be a nun: I was only in my early teens when the thought first came to me that I was called to be a nun ¬†and I dismissed … Continue reading

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Celebrating 150 years of the Community of the Holy Name

On 30th June 1865, Charlotte Gertrude Ronalds (Sr Gertrude) took her vows as a religious sister, nun, in the Church of England, at St Peter’s Vauxhall. Other women joined her and from this small beginning the St Peter’s Sisterhood began. … Continue reading

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Celebrating a Holy Name

A religious community with which we are associated at St Chrysostom’s has recently been celebrating their name day – the Community of the Holy Name (CHN) keep as their name day the feast of the Holy Name of Jesus. They … Continue reading

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