Do yourself a favor and don’t go to the comments following this article. They are as nasty as any I have read. This is the new site that John Allen, who used to write for National Catholic Reporter, has launched with The Boston Globe. Evidently they allow any and all comments to be posted. This is a good article by this female spirituality writer, but I must say that many of the opinion pieces Allen is writing on this site are showing he has developed something of a negative bias toward Pope Francis. It seems he cannot attract the attention of this pope as he has done with popes in the past and is none too happy about it……Reyanna
By Margery Egan, November 17, 2014, Crux Now on-line
The day before Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley went on “60 Minutes” to declare the Vatican investigation of American nuns “a disaster,” the woman who once led those nuns, Joan Chittister, knocked it out of the park before 600 rapt fans who packed the Wellesley College chapel Saturday.
“The rising comes when we are able to commit our lives to something worth being condemned for,” said Chittister, a Benedictine nun. (To continue reading, click here.)