TITLE

Nuns reject Rome takeover, seek dialogue with bishops

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, David
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Christian Century;9/5/2012, Vol. 129 Issue 18, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S. Roman Catholic Church nuns affiliated with the organization Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) have rejected plans by Vatican officials to reform the organization in accordance with more conservative doctrinal and ethical positions. Sister Pat Farrell, outgoing president of the LCWR, is quoted regarding the role of nuns in the Church.
ACCESSION #
79787914

 

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