Wednesday, May 2, 2012

What to think of Sisters in the U.S.

Thanks to Martha Ann Kirk for getting the conversation started by sending in the current list of articles:

Since the Vatican’s writing about the Leadership Conference of Women Religious on April 17, many people have been writing and speaking about U.S. Sisters.

Here are a few things. As people find other interesting writings, they might wish to mention those in the comments.

*  LCWR: A radical obedience to the voice of God in our timeby Jamie L Manson on Apr. 23, 2012

* Dr. Scott Appleby, University of Notre Dame historian, says Vatican crackdown on nuns 'inappropriate and humiliating'  - Video:'inappropriate-and-humiliating'


  1. Thanks, Martha, for the list of informative articles.

    NETWORK is very grateful for messages of support that it has received. Many people have asked, "What can we do to help?" Here is NETWORK's response:

  2. Another article that Helen Ann Collier sent my way:
    "CRA (Catholic Religious of Australia) offers support to LCWR in America":

  3. An insightful article sent in by Helen Ann Collier: "A Very Public Rebuke" which appeared in The Tablet -