Guest Voices: nuns


Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 11/04/2012

‘Nuns on the bus’ leader: Power to the people - below the poverty line

Want to win this election? Recruit the vote of 46 million Americans, says Sister Simone Campbell.

By Simone Campbell  |  05:05 PM ET, 11/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sister Simone Campbell; Nuns on the Bus, Ryan budget; poverty; poverty line; NETWORK; faith and politics; campaign 2012; election 2012

Posted at 07:01 PM ET, 10/12/2012

Roman Catholic women priests?

Author/researcher looks at the ministry of women in the church.

By Phyllis Zagano  |  07:01 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  nuns; women priests; Roman Catholic Church; Phyllis Zagano

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 06/06/2012

Is this what a Catholic feminist looks like?

American Catholicism’s gender wars would sound foreign to Catholic women on the other side of the world.

By Mathew N. Schmalz  |  02:00 PM ET, 06/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  catholic church, feminism, nuns, gender

Posted at 04:27 PM ET, 06/05/2012

Why the Catholic Church needs Margaret Farley

If ever there were a method of moral reasoning on sexual ethics that is desperately needed in the Catholic Church today, it is the one proposed by Margaret Farley.

By Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite  |  04:27 PM ET, 06/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  catholic church, sexuality, nuns, vatican

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 05/04/2012

With allegations of a ‘nun crackdown,’ the Vatican goes spring cleaning

The nuns at LCWR are simply the latest Catholic institution to be checked for orthodoxy. Big whoop.

By Ashley McGuire  |  12:26 PM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  catholic church, catholic nuns

Posted at 08:54 AM ET, 04/26/2012

What sisters mean to me

A Twitter initiative to thank Catholic nuns for their service to the church turns ugly, but one priest has a message for the women who inspire him: #Thankyou.

By James Martin  |  08:54 AM ET, 04/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  catholicism, nuns