Monthly Archives: April 2012

4.30.2012 SisterNews Monday Roundup

(reflection) Understanding the Vatican call for reform of the LCWR by Julie Vieira  IHM

(column) Notes on the LCWR overhaul by John L. Allen Jr. on All Things Catholic at National Catholic Reporter

(column) We Are All Nuns by Nicholas D. Kristof in the New York Times

(column) Bishops Play Church Queens as Pawns by Maureen Dowd in the New York Times

(opinion) It appears the Catholic Church has things all turned around by Steve and Cokie Roberts in the New Haven Register

(analysis) The Church and the Sisters: What Is Really Happening? by Ann Carey in The Catholic World Report

(blog) It’s the Bad Theology, Sister by Nancy Reyes on Blogger News Network

(blog) The current inquisition and the North American nuns by Ivone Gebara on Iglesia Descalza

(two letters to the editor) Letters: The Vatican vs. nuns by Pat Skeehan Berberich and Patrick O’Brien in the Los Angeles Times

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4.28.2012 SisterNews: A Very Opinionated Weekend Edition

 

(opinion) U.S. nuns group deserves support by Brian Cahill in the San Francisco Chronicle

(opinion) After Vatican’s rebuke of nuns, time to hear Mary’s voice by Lisa Miller in the Washington Post

(opinion) The Vatican’s Corrective to Liberal Catholics by Elizabeth Scalia in the Wall Street Journal

(opinion) The Vatican Should Exalt Catholic Nuns, Not Upbraid Them by Susan Milligan in US News & World Report

(letter to the editor) In Vatican fight, side with the nuns by Margaret O’Hara on the Star-Ledger News

(interview) Sisters in Crisis Interview: The Transcript (an interview of author Ann Carey by Jimmy Akin) at National Catholic Register

(analysis) Habits in the News: The Power of Image by Linda Kawentel on The Catholic Conversation, University of Notre Dame
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4.27.2012 Sister News on Friday, Part 2, Blogs

(blog) Bad Religion by Stephen P. White  on The Catholic Thing

(blog) Having the Sisters’ Back by Jim Wallis on Huffington Post

(blog) Our Sisters by Elizabeth Kaeton on Telling Secrets

(blog) Sisterly Love by Claire Bangasser on A Seat at the Table

(blog) Resurrection, the sisters and the power of people by Nicole Sotelo on Young Voices at National Catholic Reporter

(blog) 8 Themes of the LCWR Worldview by Philip Neri Powell OP on HanqAquam

(blog and accompanying music) God of the Women: This One Goes Out to the Nuns by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette on Justice Unbound

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