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In an interview published in the latest edition of a monthly supplement on women for the Vatican newspaper L’Osservatore Romano, Cardinal Gerhard Mueller has stressed the Leadership Conference of Women Religious do not represent all US nuns, “but just a group of nuns who form part of an association.” The cardinal...read more
Articles from section "Women"
The ratio of female to male infants continues to decline in India and a recent report by the United Nations warned that urgent action is needed to reverse the trend. The report, “‘Sex Ratios …read more
For the first time in the Church's history, a woman has been appointed to head a pontifical university. The Congregation for Catholic Education, headed by Cardinal Zenon Grocholewski,chose …read more
Archbishop of Westminster Cardinal Vincent Nichols says the contibution of women in the Church is essential, as they take “the lead in studying and acting upon crucial issues in our society.” …read more
A “million-woman march” has been organized in the Nigerian capital of Abuja, in protest of Boko Haram’s recent abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls. The abduction occurred two weeks ago at …read more
On Saturday, 8 March, the Vatican celebrated International Woman’s Day by giving voice to some of the “hidden” women of the world. An initiative of Voices of Faith, the event featured the …read more