Global Sisters Report features Carol Keehan, DC on Hait and meetings with Pope Francis
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Is Francis bringing people back to church?
I realized that the poor and those in need did not bring it on themselves in most cases, as people accuse them of. I also realized: “There but for the grace of God go I.”
Church has many female leaders, but doesn’t do a great job of making them visible.
New Vincentian Cardinal – no need for power structure
NCR names Pope Person of the Year. “Perhaps Francis’ greatest contribution as pope will be his embrace and advocacy for the Synod of Bishops as central to the governance and mission of the church.
“Weeping over the state of labor.” As the United States and Canada celebrate Labor Day here is something to think about from an article “A church that embraces the cross must embrace politics”
On the first day of Pope Francis’ visit to South Korea he met with the Korean bishops, telling them to be one with the poor. However, some of his strongest advice was not reported at the time as several paragraphs from his talk were dropped in the official text distributed on the Korean bishops’ sponsored […]
New leadership for LCWR – The nation’s largest group of religious sisters welcomed a new leader and said goodbye to another Friday. The NCR writes the following….The Leadership Conference of Women Religious held its transfer of leadership Friday afternoon, installing St. Joseph Sr. Marcia Allen as president-elect. Allen was the only nominee for the position. […]
Under the title of “Blasphemy in Oklahoma City ” Phyllis Zagano writing in the NCR presents a clash between the 1st and 14th amendments regarding a proposed Black Mass.