A project called Nuns and Nones moved religion-free millennials into a convent.

Sarah Jane Bradley was an unmarried, "spiritual but not religious" professional in her early 30s, with a rowdy group of friends and a startup when she moved out of her communal house and into a convent.

A bunch of friends went with her.

They called the project Nuns and Nones, and they were the "nones" — progressive millennials, none of whom were practicing Roman Catholics. Intended to be a pilot project, the unusual roommate situation with the Sisters of Mercy would last for six months.

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The idea was

The millennials arrive

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For the sisters

Chastity, poverty, obedience

Passing on mercy

A farewell, for now