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Awful disclosures of Maria Monk

Maria Monk

Awful disclosures of Maria Monk

as exhibited in a narrative of her sufferings during a residence of five years as a novice, and two years as a black nun, in the Hotel Dieu nunnery at Montreal.

by Maria Monk

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Published by AKS Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination142p. :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16306046M
ISBN 101899861475

In a few weeks, I had occasion to repent of the step I had taken, as the report proved true--a report which I thought justified, and indeed required, our separation. Colonel William Leete Stone, Sr. Billington, The Protestant crusade, —; a study of the origins of American nativism New York,99— She even said, that on her entrance into the nunnery, she had felt like me. After all, the Roman Catholic Church opposes such measures as abortion partially because it believes the soul of the infant, if unbaptized, will not be allowed into Heaven due to Original Sin.

Hoyte, an anti-Catholic activist, and his associates. Still, there was so much that disgusted me in the discovery I had now made, of the debased characters around me, that I would most gladly have escaped from the nunnery, and never returned. Monk's story epitomizes the genre-defining elements of a young, innocent woman being trapped in a remote, old, gloomily picturesque estate, where she learns dark secrets and escapes after harrowing adventures. Monk had a troubled adolescence and was soon notorious for her promiscuity.

According to her mother, when she was about seven she stuck a slate-pencil into her ear, an accident that caused permanent brain damage. The recompense due to the Native population from this legacy of abuse may soon lead to the bankruptcy of the entire Anglican Church of Canada. This secured their everlasting happiness; for the baptism purified them from all sinfulness, and being sent out of the world before they had time to do anything wrong, they were at once admitted into heaven. I do not recollect what she said, but I remember it gave me pleasure. I well remember my feelings at that time, sitting among a number of strangers, and expecting with painful anxiety the arrival of the dinner hour. Peter's Life, but only in the book called the "Lives of the Saints.


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To get at the truth, it was essential that an inquiry be held on the spot. This was immediately rubbed off by a priest with a bit of cloth, quite roughly.

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Our confessions there as novices, were always performed in one way, so that it may be sufficient to describe a single case. After leaving me for a short time, he returned, and told me that the Superior of the Convent had consented, and I was soon introduced into her presence.

It is also desired, that the author of this volume may be regarded not as a voluntary participator in the very guilty transactions which are described but receive sympathy for the trials which she has Awful disclosures of Maria Monk book, and the peculiar situation in which her past experience, and escape from the power of the Superior of the Hotel Awful disclosures of Maria Monk book Nunnery, at Montreal, and the snares of ,the Roman Priests in Canada, have left her.

I well remember my feelings at that time, sitting among a number of strangers, and expecting with painful anxiety the arrival of the dinner hour. I went to the brigade major, and asked him to give me the money payable to my mother from her pension, which amounted to about thirty dollars, and without questioning my authority to receive it in her name, he gave it me.

Still, there was so much that disgusted me in the discovery I had now made, of the debased characters around me, that I would most gladly have escaped from the nunnery, and never returned.

Or, clearing the history of your visits to the site. The first victim Illustrations from an Anti-catholic tract. Slocum, another of her collaborators, and he produced Further Disclosures by Maria Monk Stone returned to New York, interviewed Monk and concluded that she had never been in the convent.

Her irregularities were found to be numerous, and penances were of so little use in governing her, that she was pitied by some, who thought her partially insane. She had been a nun at the same time as Maria and claimed to be able to corroborate each of her assertions.

Slocum, [4] External links. Project Gutenberg updates its listing of IP addresses approximately monthly. Then she read another chapter of equal length, on a different subject and we meditated upon that another quarter of an hour; and after a third reading and meditation, we finished the exercise with a prayer, called an act of contrition, in which we asked forgiveness for the sins committed during the Orison.

Denis, and then always relied on the influence of my little bag. It may be significant that Canada has unfortuntely been one of the major epicenters of these scandals. Everything that they did, and wished, was of course right.There has probably not been a person more maligned by the powerful forces of the Roman Catholic Church than Maria Monk.

In she published the famous book, Awful Disclosures of the Hotel Dieu Nunnery of Montreal. In that book, she told of murder, rape, and Author: Edward Hendrie.

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