Monthly Archives: August 2012

9.1.2012 Sister News Weekend

(article) Nuns on the Bus Coming to Cape Girardeau by Mary Ann McGovern in the Southeast Missourian

(opinion) Sisters embrace solidarity of purpose and vision by Thomas C. Fox in the National Catholic Reporter

(blog) Evil Nuns and EW  by James Martin SJ on In All Things at America Magazine

(blog) They do it to themselves by Phyllis Zagano Just Catholic at National Catholic Reporter

Thank you to all who sent in suggestions for today’s posting. If you find something of interest, please send it – with links – to Sister News at contactsisternews@gmail.com.  Some additional information and links that do not make it onto this website are posted on the Sister News Facebook page, and you can also follow Sister News on Twitter.

 

8.29.2012 Sister News Midweek

 

(article) Top cardinal to pray, outspoken nun to speak at DNC by Cathy Lynn Grossman in USA Today

(article)  Sister Simone Campbell And Cardinal Timothy Dolan To Bless The Democratic Convention by David Gibson in the Huffington Post

(blog) At Democratic Convention, a Cardinal and an Outspoken Nun by Laurie Goodstein in the New York Times

(blog) Nine Reasons Why Democrats Shouldn’t Invite Nuns on the Bus to the Convention by Sarah Posner in Religion Dispatches Magazine

(blog) The Left’s Love for the Feisty Nun by Frances Kissling on Women’s Media Center

(event) Band of Sisters World Premiere at the Gene Siskel Film Center

Thank you to all who sent in suggestions for today’s posting. If you find something of interest, please send it – with links – to Sister News at contactsisternews@gmail.comSome additional information and links that do not make it onto this website are posted on the Sister News Facebook page, and you can also follow Sister News on Twitter.

8.27.2012 Sister News Monday

(article) 10 Vietnamese nuns are ministering to fellow countrymen here by Erik Lunsford in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch

(article) Erie nuns minister on despite Vatican rebuke by Dana Massing in the Erie Times-News

(article) Life in the habit: On a path few choose, young woman set to enter convent by Doug Erickson in the Wisconsin State Journal

(article) Sisters of Mercy a model of ministry by Kathy Schongar in the Albany Times-Union

(article) First-grade teacher makes final vows by Elizabeth Lowe in the Baltimore Catholic Review

(TV episode & transcript) Full Show: Nuns, Faith and Politics by Bill Moyers on Bill Moyers.com (56:46 video)

(blog) “Old-Fashioned” Sisters, “Newfangled” Nuns, Numbers and Habits by Elizabeth Scalia on The Anchoress at Patheos

(event) Band of Sisters World Premiere at the Gene Siskel Film Center

Thank you to all who sent in suggestions for today’s posting. If you find something of interest, please send it – with links – to Sister News at contactsisternews@gmail.comSome additional information and links that do not make it onto this website are posted on the Sister News Facebook page, and you can also follow Sister News on Twitter.

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