Monthly Archives: March 2013

3.27.2013 Sister News Midweek

(article) Pope’s focus on poor encouraging for nuns By Nicole Winfield and Rachel Zoll in the Monterey County Herald

(essay) For every Francis, a Clare by Maureen O’Connell in the Washington Post

(essay) Francis, Francis, Rebuild My Church’ by Florence Deacon, OSF on the LCWR website

(blog) Nuns taking it to the streets by J. Adrian Stanley  in the Colorado Springs Independent

(blog) Media Finding it Difficult to Find Nuns Who Look Like Nuns for their Anti-Church Rants by Matthew Archbold on Creative Minority Report

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3.20.2013 Sister News Midweek

(article) Sisters ‘live Jesus’ in troubled Minneapolis neighborhood by Dave Hrbacek in the Catholic Spirit

(TV segment and transcript) American nuns struggle with Vatican for
change by Bob Simon on “60 Minutes” on CBS News

(opinion) A nun’s hope for Francis’ papacy by Sister Margaret Carney OSF on Fox News

(essay) Pope Francis vs. American Nuns by James Turnage on The Guardian Express

(blog) CBS Promotes ‘Rock Star’ Dissenting Catholic Nuns; Hypes ‘Inquisition‘ by Matthew Balan on NewsBusters

(publication announcement) Navigating the Shifts available from LCWR

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.

3.17.2013 Sister News Weekend

(program announcement) American nuns speak out on 60 Minutes on CBS TONIGHT, March 17, 2013 at 7:00 pm ET/PT

(article)  Church needs talents of nuns by Carol Marin in the Chicago Sun-Times

(radio interview) Nun ‘Inspired’ by Pope Francis’ Work for Poor on National Public Radio

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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