TITLE

Vigils aim to demonstrate solidarity with sisters

AUTHOR(S)
Popovici, Alice
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
National Catholic Reporter;5/25/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 16, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that people in the U.S. staged vigils outside Catholic churches and cathedrals to pray, sing, and show support for the American nuns criticized in a Vatican report. Organizers of the vigils are hoping that such acts of solidarity will inspire the Vatican to revoke the document that places the Leadership Conference of Women Religious under the authority of an archbishop. It notes that the first round of weekly vigils in different cities were peaceful and reflective.
ACCESSION #
76116722

 

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