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Catholic Church investigates after two missionary nuns became PREGNANT

Catholic Church investigates after two missionary nuns became PREGNANT

 

The Catholic Church has launched an investigation after two missionary nuns became pregnant while working in Africa.

The two women, who belonged to separate religious orders in Sicily, are expecting children despite their vows of chastity.

One of them, a mother superior, found she was several weeks pregnant while the other woman discovered the news when she complained of stomach pain.

Both nuns are now facing pressure to quit religious life and the scandal has caused ‘consternation’ among the clergy.

One of the women, aged 34, discovered her pregnancy when she went to hospital with stomach pain, according to Italian news agency ANSA.

Her religious order has not been identified, but reports say she belonged to a convent in Sicily’s Nebrodi mountains stomach pain, according to Italian news agency ANSA

Her religious order has not been identified, but reports say she belonged to a convent in Sicily’s Nebrodi mountains. 

She has now moved to Palermo to prepare for the birth of her child. 

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