Catherine Bittner, Alex Bosch, Jen Andrysczyk, Emily Meuer and Lauren DeZelar gather for prayer before dinner at Bethany House in northeast Minneapolis. The house for women discerning consecrated religious life is a new initiative of the Office of Vocations of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis in partnership with the Handmaids of the Heart of Jesus. (CNS photo/Dave Hrbacek, The Catholic Spirit)

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