Articles on this issue "women religious"
A nun who left her cloister for the first time in 40 years to meet Pope Benedict XVI during his trip to Madrid died this week at 105. The nun, Sister Teresita Barajuen, is believed to have …read more
Here is a translation of Francis' address today to the International Union of Superiors General (UISG) * * * Lord Cardinal, Venerable and Dear Brother in the Episcopate, Dear Sisters! I am …read more
Here is a statement released today from the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, regarding the ongoing plan of reform for the US-basedLeadership Conference of Women Religious. * * * …read more
Having won against a trio of evangelical preachers (Team Preachin’ Divas) and a team of tattoo artists, (Team Anointed Ink), a group of nuns from the Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the …read more
Archbishop Peter Sartain of Seattle released a statement coinciding with the conclusion of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious’ (LCWR) annual assembly. The Archbishop of Seattle was …read more
Here is the statement by Archbishop Peter Sartain of Seattle, the Holy See delegate to the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR), which was released shortly after the conclusion of …read more
She entered the Cistercian Buenafuente del Sistal Convent the day that Joseph Ratzinger (now Benedict XVI) was born, and today Sister Teresa is 103 years old and the world's record holder for …read more