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There are many Orders! So many ways to serve the Lord ≋♥≋ All Nuns are Brides of Christ but they may (or may not) wear a wedding ring depending on the tradition of the Order. And some that received a ring during final vows simply don't wear it because of their work. Nuns and Monks take the traditional three: poverty, chastity and obedience (Priests do NOT ...
Actually, Orthodox nuns (and monks) have vows of celibacy also: The monastic vows are essentially not different from those taken at baptism, with the exception of the vow of celibacy. (Source: Orthodox Christian Monasticism) And they do not wear rings, since they believe Christ to have one Bride, the Church. For example, see these pictures:
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