Ten years later, out of desperation, when a prospective couple comes to adopt, the exasperated nuns bring out the trio as being the only three available, eventually being forced to add a fourth when another boy, Teddy, enters the picture.
The couple, the Harters (Stephen Collins and Carly Craig), decides to pick Moe, but when he requests Larry and Curly to join him, he is dropped back off at the orphanage, and they choose Teddy instead.
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Eventually, Monsignor Ratliffe informs everyone that the orphanage will be forced to close down unless they can come up with 0,000 in 30 days.The trio volunteers to go out and try to raise the money somehow.Some of the nuns think that they will not be able to succeed because the only people they know are nuns and kids, but Mother Superior thinks otherwise.A subplot involves a woman named Lydia (Sofía Vergara), who wants to kill her husband so she can be with her lover, Mac (Craig Bierko), and inherit her husband's considerable fortune.Moe angrily yells at them by telling them that he doesn’t care and also saying that he didn't need them.
After deciding to split up, they leave the old building, with Moe left inside alone.They head to Mother Superior until another on of their accidents causes Monsignor Ratliffe to fall on top of the nuns.Monsignor Ratliffe gets attacked by Moe, Larry, and Curly, who think that Monsignor Ratliffe was getting fresh with the nuns.After Monsignor Ratliffe tells Mother Superior (Jane Lynch) that the orphanage is going to close, she tells Sister Mary-Mengele to get the trio.However, the trio accidentally injure Sister Mary-Mengele when she tells them that Mother Superior needs them.Teddy's father confesses that Moe wanted him to go back for his friends to adopt them and he didn't want to so he gave Moe back and took Teddy in his place.