WOMEN RELIGIOUS: Cry out, sisters, cry out

by Joan Chittister, osb and Mary Lou Kownacki, osb Pax Christi USA Teachers of Peace Not too long ago, the world barely noticed nuns, and then only in some anonymous or stereotypical way. Now there is hardly an instance when the world does not notice them. The irony is palpable. When we looked like "nuns," … Continue reading WOMEN RELIGIOUS: Cry out, sisters, cry out

REFLECTION: ‘Tainted by radical feminism’? More like ‘living the Gospel’

by Joan Chittister, OSB Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace The BBC just called, an incident that in itself may well be a measure of the larger import of the situation. It's a strange moment in history: Suddenly everyone in the world, it seems, wants to know what is happening to the nuns and what … Continue reading REFLECTION: ‘Tainted by radical feminism’? More like ‘living the Gospel’