Monastery House Rules

Abbey Church Essene House Rules

1. Only fruitarian, raw-vegan, and vegan foods/ingredients are allowed on property.
2. Use of kitchen and shared areas, allergenic/sensitive foods, soaps, shampoos, perfumes, cleaning products, matches, candles, and cooked-foods may be limited or prohibited.
3. Keep peace at all times and quiet from sundown to sunrise.
4. Keep common areas clean.
5. Compost and recycle.
6. No smoking, alcohol, drugs, animal flesh meats/milk/eggs. Subject to random testing.
7. No guests (except with written permission in advance).
8. No bullying, name calling, picking on, laughing at, making fun of.
9. No mail privileges. (ACE may provide address to USPS or any business.)
10. Room and personal belongings may be inspected any time without notice.
11. The house rules may be updated at any time without notice.
12. Patience is required for ongoing house repair or rehab.
13. Volunteer work is expected (minimum 1 hour per week) and appreciated.
14. Unlawful activity or breaking house rule is grounds for immediate expulsion without notice.
15. I agree to random room inspection without notice for safety hazards, cleanliness, illegal substances, allergenic products, etc. I agree to room entrance without notice at any time for repairs, maintenance, cleaning, etc.
16. I agree to immediate eviction and removal from property without notice for any false or incomplete statements on application or during interview and/or any loud, rude, discourteous, abusive, unlawful, restricted, or prohibited behavior, disturbing the peace, use of allergenic or restricted products, etc. Fair refund may apply at the discretion of management.
17. I authorize verification of information and Criminal Records Background Check. I enter property at my own risk.

I have read and agree to the above rules. Signed under penalties of perjury.

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