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Graven Image
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Not sure where this should go, if Heavenly Hosts need to move it to another area, thank you.

I am wondering how many on the ship are members of a religious community? Are any of you a member, or an associate of some holy order? What have you found are the advantage of joining.

Graven Image who is thinking of joining as an associate, to add structure, community, and accountability to her prayer life.

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I have a friend who is an Oblate of the Benedictine Order. She has found it to be spiritually nourishing. I have accompanied her on retreat at a Benedictine abbey a few times. I found that to be spiritually nourishing.

I'm afraid to don't know a lot of details, but I can say that she wouldn't have joined if she didn't see the value.


"Hunger looks like the man that hunger is killing." Eduardo Galeano

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