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LCWR expresses ‘profound sadness’ over AP story on abuse of nuns globally

LCWR expresses ‘profound sadness’ over AP story on abuse of nuns globally

| August 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Leadership Conference of Women Religious issued a statement in response to an Associated Press story describing rape and abuse of nuns by priests worldwide.

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Women religious advised to stop focusing on dwindling numbers

Women religious advised to stop focusing on dwindling numbers

| Soli Salgado | August 14, 2017 | 18 Comments

Sister Mary Pellegrino, outgoing president of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, urged participants at the group’s annual assembly in Orlando not to focus on dwindling numbers of women religious but instead on the communion they have with each other.

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Vatican, LCWR announce successful conclusion of process to reform group

Vatican, LCWR announce successful conclusion of process to reform group

| Cindy Wooden | April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Vatican approved new statutes and bylaws for the U.S. Leadership Conference of Women Religious, ending a seven-year process of investigating the group and engaging in dialogue with its officers to ensure greater harmony with Church teaching.

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Bishop Blair offers a reality check

Bishop Blair offers a reality check

Bishop who conducted initial doctrinal assessment of LCWR clarifies the reasons for it

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Keeping an open mind on LCWR assessment

Keeping an open mind on LCWR assessment

There are ample reasons for the action taken by the Vatican’s Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith

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