For fifty years they have lived together at Överselö Monastery. They have promised to live in poverty, chastity and obedience. Through prayer and mission, they have served groups as well as individuals who sought the silence and simplicity of the Risen Savior's Sisterhood.Överselö Klostergård is adeserted school which is located opposite the medieval church.
Sister May has never had the thought of becoming a priest, never. On the other hand, the sisters have a calling to become nuns, to dedicate their lives to God - an undertaking in daily salvation and penance.
The photographer Åke Ericson has followed Sister Maj and Sister Ingrid for twelve years.
The photo essay will show everything from gardening, the feeding of hens, pastoral care to the fixed prayers in the chapel where even the cats attend as well visits from the sisters of the Alsike monastery.