Nuns reject Rome takeover, seek dialogue with bishops

Gibson, David
September 2012
Christian Century;9/5/2012, Vol. 129 Issue 18, p14
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.


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