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A popular name, from their white habits, for (1) the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary, a teaching order founded in France in 1796 and since 1853 also established in Canada;(2) the Magdalens; and(3) the Cistercian nuns.

(1) the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary, a teaching order founded in France in 1796 and since 1853 also established in Canada;

(2) the Magdalens; and

(3) the Cistercian nuns

Subjects: Christianity.


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