Vatican Reprimand Of U.S. Nuns Divides Faithful


John Allen, senior correspondent, National Catholic Reporter
Sister Simone Campbell, executive director, NETWORK
Donna Bethell, chairman of the board of directors, Christendom College

The Vatican reprimanded America's largest organization of Catholic nuns, the Leadership Conference of Women Religious. The Holy See charged the LCWR with promoting programs with "radical feminist themes" that are incompatible with doctrine on issues ranging from homosexuality to women's ordination.



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