Monthly Archives: January 2013

1.30.2013 Sister News Midweek

(article) Acting as a Mediator at the Crossroads of Faith and Film by Samuel G. Freedman in the New York Times

(article) The real heroes are in the classroom by Paul McMullen in Catholic Review

(article) Proposed strip club to nuns: Don’t impose your religious beliefs on us by Stefano Esposito in the Chicago Sun-Times

(essay) What’s the message on the runway for Baroque fashions? by Thomas F. O’Meara OP in the National Catholic Reporter

(opinion) Gospel teaching moves Catholics to provide for the poor and infirm by Simone Campbell SSS in the News-Press

(statement) Catholic Statement on Gun Violence on Faith in Public Life

(newsletter) Update on the website of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious

(blog) LCWR receives Paulist award for social justice work by Joshua J. McElwee on Sisters’ Stories at National Catholic Reporter

(project) Sister: The Film on its eponymous website  (info and 7:32 video clip)

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.

1.23.2013 Sister News Midweek

(interview) Mercy sister shines light on Jewish-Christian relationship, lives of women religious by Sr Camille D’Arienzo in the National Catholic Reporter

(article) Nuns on the run from Sauk Prairie by Jeremiah Tucker in the Baraboo News Republic

(article) Nuns vow to rebuild Sandy-battered St. Joseph by the Sea retreat house in Brick by Erin O’Neill in The Star-Ledger

(article) 2 NY Nun Siblings, 96 and 98, Die a Day Apart on ABC News

(video) Sister Simone Campbell on Why ‘Nuns on the Bus’ Continues on FTC Publications Newswire Daily

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.

1.16.2013 Sister News Midweek

(press release) NETWORK Calls for Immediate Action on Gun Violence Prevention on the NETWORK website

(article) We were called Sister by Joan Sauro CSJ in US Catholic
(article) UMaine women’s basketball director of operations leaving program to pursue religious vocation in the Bangor Daily News

(article) Nuns challenged with shrine upkeep by Sara Pagones in The Advocate

(blog) Nursing Nuns of the Civil War by Patrick Young, Esq on Long Island Wins

(blog) God’s Calling on Line 1 by Sister Susan Rose Francois, CSJP on the blog of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
(blog) Catholics unite for new gun control measures by Joshua J. McElwee  on NCR Today at National Catholic Reporter

(blog) What women theologians have done for the church by Heather Grennan Gary in US Catholic

(video) Love in Action: Conversations with Women Religious on YouTube (16:31 video)

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.

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