Friday, June 15, 2012

Narrow Focus

In an effort to clarify the much-in-the-news women in religious life in the U.S., the prelate in charge made a statement in Rome yesterday.
“The impression is given that the Holy Father or anybody involved is saying something negative about religious women in the United States, which is not the case,” said Archbishop J. Peter Sartain of Seattle. “This particular task is not about making comments on any particular religious order or religious women in general.”
What is the task? Archbishop Sartain: It “is specifically about the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, that organization precisely….” Read more.
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