American Nuns vs the Vatican

Since it is Women’s History Month, I thought that this story from last night’s 60 minutes might be appropriate. The Catholic Church is dealing with great change and challenge, and this story highlights the voices of women within the Catholic community.

For more information, you may want to read this articles from the Library’s online databases: “LCWR accusers have spotty records” from the National Catholic Reporter and “The Sisters Crusade” from Rolling Stone (MVCC Colleague ID needed from off campus).

60 Minutes: American nuns struggle with Vatican for change (March 17, 2013)
Description: Will Pope Francis change the way the Vatican has been dealing with the largest U.S. nun’s organization? Bob Simon reports.

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