After 86 Years in Cloister, Sister Teresita Dies

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A nun who left her cloister for the first time in 40 years to meet Pope Benedict XVI during his trip to Madrid died this week at 105. The nun, Sister Teresita Barajuen, is believed to have been the longest-serving cloistered nun, living the religious life in her convent for 86 years. 

Besides her meeting with …


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