NEWS FEATURE: Convents, monasteries attracting spiritual `tourists’

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c. 1998 Religion News Service FLORENCE, Italy _ It’s early morning. Sunlight filters into the airy chapel of Suore Francescane dell’ Immacolata where 10 black-robed nuns kneel in prayer. The sisters sing a cappella, softly chanting. Right after the priest enters, several sleepy latecomers _ lay people in street clothes _ slip into the service, […]

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