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OnlySunshine
[quote name='Lisa' timestamp='1308253618' post='2254719']
excellent google skills- I concur :)
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I have a photographic memory. ;)

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das8949
[quote name='LaPetiteSoeur' timestamp='1308252821' post='2254703']
I need to think up harder ones...

This order teaches, nurses, runs a college, social work, CCD---they do everything. Although they are Franciscan, they have a different name. They were founded in Poland, as well!
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Poor Clares?

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LaPetiteSoeur
[quote name='MaterMisericordiae' timestamp='1308253547' post='2254715']
Sisters of St. Felix of Cantalice, or Felician Sisters
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Yes! Very cool. So MM and Lisa can battle it out as to who gets to post the next order.

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OnlySunshine
Founded by a Lutheran convert to the Catholic Church, this order has their Motherhouse overseas. Their apostolates include daycares and nursing homes. Edited by MaterMisericordiae

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LaPetiteSoeur
[quote name='MaterMisericordiae' timestamp='1308254024' post='2254726']
Founded by a Lutheran convert to the Catholic Church, this order has their Motherhouse overseas. Their apostolates include daycares and nursing homes.
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Order of Our Most Holy Savior of St. Bridget?

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OnlySunshine
[quote name='LaPetiteSoeur' timestamp='1308254365' post='2254729']
Order of Our Most Holy Savior of St. Bridget?
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No, sorry. Not the one I was thinking of.

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OnlySunshine
[quote name='MaterMisericordiae' timestamp='1308254024' post='2254726']
Founded by a Lutheran convert to the Catholic Church, this order has their Motherhouse overseas. Their apostolates include daycares and nursing homes.
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Anyone else want to guess?

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das8949
[quote name='LaPetiteSoeur' timestamp='1308254365' post='2254729']
Order of Our Most Holy Savior of St. Bridget?
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I concur.

[quote name='MaterMisericordiae' timestamp='1308255232' post='2254734']
Anyone else want to guess?
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Benedictines?

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OnlySunshine
[quote name='DarleneSteinemann' timestamp='1308255458' post='2254736']
I concur.




Benedictines?
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Nope. Sorry! I'll give another hint:

The order has a convent in Missouri.

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das8949
[quote name='DarleneSteinemann' timestamp='1308255458' post='2254736']
I concur.




Benedictines?
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last guess lmbo - American Daughters of Charity?

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OnlySunshine
[quote name='DarleneSteinemann' timestamp='1308255926' post='2254739']
last guess lmbo - American Daughters of Charity?
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I'm sorry. Nope.

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das8949
[quote name='MaterMisericordiae' timestamp='1308255955' post='2254740']
I'm sorry. Nope.
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wow - I was so sure

back to guessing

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she_who_is_not
Carmelite Sisters of the Divine Heart of Jesus?

Motherhouse is in The Netherlands and they have a house in St. Louis.

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MargaretTeresa
[quote name='MaterMisericordiae' timestamp='1308254024' post='2254726']
Founded by a Lutheran convert to the Catholic Church, this order has their Motherhouse overseas. Their apostolates include daycares and nursing homes.
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[b]Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet?[/b]
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OnlySunshine
[quote name='she_who_is_not' timestamp='1308256365' post='2254742']
Carmelite Sisters of the Divine Heart of Jesus?

Motherhouse is in The Netherlands and they have a house in St. Louis.
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Yes! You are right. :)

Your turn to post a clue.

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OnlySunshine
[quote name='MargaretTeresa' timestamp='1308256453' post='2254744']
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[b]Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet?[/b]
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Nope, sorry. She_who_is_not got it. It was the Carmelite Sisters of the Divine Heart of Jesus.

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das8949
[quote name='DarleneSteinemann' timestamp='1308255926' post='2254739']
last guess lmbo - American Daughters of Charity?
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[b]The Order Of Our Most Holy Savior, Or Bridgettines, Was Founded By A Medieval Mystic, St Bridget Of Sweden, In 1370.

last guess[/b]

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she_who_is_not
This is fun.

This order was founded by an American woman who has been declared Venerable and has a miracle currently under investigation for purposes of her beatification. They are located in Louisiana,Texas, California, D.C, Alabama and also have sisters in Central America and Africa.

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