Smile. It’s Sunday.

24th September 1965:  Sister Mary Bernadette, an ex-WAAF and now a nun of St John's Convent, Twyford, Berkshire on her motorcycle.  (Photo by Express/Express/Getty Images)
24th September 1965: Sister Mary Bernadette, an ex-WAAF and now a nun of St John’s Convent, Twyford, Berkshire on her motorcycle. (Photo by Express/Express/Getty Images)
14th May 1976:  Two nuns playing baseball.  (Photo by De Vries/BIPs/Getty Images)
14th May 1976: Two nuns playing baseball. (Photo by De Vries/BIPs/Getty Images)
A Roman Catholic nun and three other women wade in the surf at the seaside, 1950s. (Photo by Express Newspapers/Getty Images)
A Roman Catholic nun and three other women wade in the surf at the seaside, 1950s. (Photo by Express Newspapers/Getty Images)
Sister Mary Thomas (right), an administrator at St Elizabeth's Hospital, convinces another nun of the convenience of an electric scooter, circa 1955. (Photo by Three Lions/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Sister Mary Thomas (right), an administrator at St Elizabeth’s Hospital, convinces another nun of the convenience of an electric scooter, circa 1955. (Photo by Three Lions/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Members of the Order Of The Sisters Of The Cross training on a basketball court at the College Saint-Laurent in Montreal, Canada, July 1962. The nuns are training to be sports teachers and will go on to teach in convents all over Quebec. (Photo by Bob Moyner/Keystone Features/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Members of the Order Of The Sisters Of The Cross training on a basketball court at the College Saint-Laurent in Montreal, Canada, July 1962. The nuns are training to be sports teachers and will go on to teach in convents all over Quebec. (Photo by Bob Moyner/Keystone Features/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Nun, and golf coach, Sister Mary Martina takes an iron shot on the golf course at Rosebud Country Club, Portsea, Victoria, Australia, 6th September 1965. Looking on are girls from St Mary's School For The Deaf, who, along with Sister Mary Martina, are being coached by the club's proffessionals. (Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Nun, and golf coach, Sister Mary Martina takes an iron shot on the golf course at Rosebud Country Club, Portsea, Victoria, Australia, 6th September 1965. Looking on are girls from St Mary’s School For The Deaf, who, along with Sister Mary Martina, are being coached by the club’s proffessionals. (Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
A visiting nun plays a skipping game with children in a deprived area of New York City, August 1965. (Photo by Roy Kemp/BIPS/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
A visiting nun plays a skipping game with children in a deprived area of New York City, August 1965. (Photo by Roy Kemp/BIPS/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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