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Sisters’ viral hashtag “SuperBowlintheConvent” will have you in stitches


Daughters of St Paul | Twitter | Fair Use

Cerith Gardiner - published on 02/14/22

Twitter lifts the veil on these sisters full of humor, faith and sort of sporting knowledge.

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Yesterday’s Super Bowl fever spread throughout the country, as well as to various convents, with a surprising trend — the #SuperBowlintheConvent.

The hashtag invited various religious to give their own running commentary on the sporting event. And quite honestly, the different results are worthy of their own championship trophy.

If you follow the hashtag on Twitter you’ll find some brilliant posts that give insight into convent life, but we’ve selected a few of our favorites for you here:

From Sr. Amanda Marie, never a truer word:

Sr. Nicole Kunze, keeping the acronyms real:

Sr. Allison Gliot getting practical:

Sr. Josephine Garrett and all those common tech issues:

As Sr. Audra can appreciate:

Candidate Catherine Addington grasping virtual reality:

Sr. Marlyn Evangelina, always caring for the vulnerable:

Sr. Benedicta is way ahead of keeping things safe:

And Sr. Benedicta again on the art of translation:

Sr. Andrew Marie on football rituals:

Sr. Sophie uses the Super Bowl as a great excuse to cook up chili and wear the perfect apron:

Sr. Andrew Marie shows how nuns keep it technical:

Sr. Benedicta appreciates the uniform for all the right reasons:

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