LCWR president to sisters: Be ‘fearless’ on Vatican mandate | National Catholic Reporter

“ST. LOUIS— Hours before the U.S. Catholic sisters meeting was expected to decide how to respond to the Vatican’s rebuke of their leadership organization, the president of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious told them to be “truthful, but gentle and absolutely fearless.”” Read the full address: LCWR president to sisters: Be ‘fearless’ on VaticanContinue reading “LCWR president to sisters: Be ‘fearless’ on Vatican mandate | National Catholic Reporter”

Sisters and the Vatican: Time for Real Dialogue

The Leadership Conference of Women Religious is currently meeting in St. Louis, discussing how to respond to Vatican accusations. Naturally I wish I was part of the conversation. I did hear in person Sister Laurie Brink‚Äôs keynote address at the 2007 LCWR meeting that has given rise to accusation that sisters are post Christian andContinue reading “Sisters and the Vatican: Time for Real Dialogue”