"monja" English translation

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"monja" in English

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nun {noun}
La monja de clausura cumple en grado sumo el primer mandamiento del Señor:
The contemplative nun fulfils to the highest degree the First
amor con Él, recogiendo toda la vida de la monja para ofrecerla
to himself the entire life of the cloistered nun in order to offer it
En el propio monasterio, la monja crece y madura en la vida espiritual y alcanza la gracia de la contemplación.
In her own monastery, the nun grows and matures in the spiritual life and arrives at the grace of contemplation.
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sister {noun} (nun)
A Clara y sus hermanas se las llama esposas del Espíritu Santo: término inusitado en la historia de la Iglesia, donde la religiosa, la monja siempre es calificada como esposa de Cristo.
Clare and her sisters are called "spouses of the Holy Spirit": an expression not common in the Church's history, in which a sister, a nun, is always described as the "spouse of Christ".

Context sentences for "monja" in English

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Spanishparte, a la formación de cada monja y de toda la comunidad, para
the formation given to individual nuns and to the whole community, in
SpanishLa monja trató de mirar y vio que la puerta frontal de la iglesia rezumaba sangre, la sangre de mujeres, niños y sacerdotes.
She tried to see it and saw blood seeping in front of the church door, the blood of women, children and priests.