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ENGLAND THE 1980S - 1990S

Poor Clare Colettines retain the traditional habit, night rising, perpetual fast and the observance of papal enclosure. They also continue to go barefoot as a sign of Gospel poverty and in witness to the transcendence of God. Church of England. They are a a closed order, no visitors are allowed, they live a silent life of prayer. 1989 Herefordshire. Sister Colette in her cell 1980s.
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Poor Clare Colettines retain the traditional habit, night rising, perpetual fast and the observance of papal enclosure. They also continue to go barefoot as a sign of Gospel poverty and in witness to the transcendence of God. Church of England. They are a a closed order, no visitors are allowed, they live a silent life of prayer. 1989 Herefordshire. Sister Colette in her cell 1980s.

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From gallery: ENGLAND THE 1980S - 1990S
Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 24 Aug 2014
Location: UNITED KINGDOM
Credit: Homer Sykes Copyright
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