‘Politics are shifting in the church right now. We know when politics shift, there are opportunities and there are risks…’
American Nuns Reject Vatican’s Orders – Say They Are Not Going To Stop ‘Caring For The Least Among Us’
by Wendy Gittleson •
The Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR), an organization that represents 80% of the nuns in the US, was chastised for ‘focusing its work too much on poverty and economic injustice, while keeping ‘silent’ on abortion and same-sex marriage.’ The LCWR is having none of it.