REFLECTION: We are at a crossroads for women in the church

by Joan Chittister, OSB Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace The American Academy of Religion and its companion association, the Society of Biblical Literature, is known for gathering forward-thinking theologians across denominations for the sake of cross-pollinating the best of religious research and thinking. So it's not surprising that at this year's Nov. 22-24 conference … Continue reading REFLECTION: We are at a crossroads for women in the church

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’