Friday, August 10, 2012
LCWR Assembly Decides Next Steps in Response to CDF Assessment
It's been a very active news week for U.S. Catholic Sisters. The media was quite present at the annual assembly of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious [LCWR].
It seems as if every time I open my email there are at least a dozen new articles about the assembly. National Catholic Reporter has posted updates several times a day. If you haven't had a chance to follow this, here's a good link.
http://ncronline.org/news/women-religious/lcwr-assembly-sisters-contemplate-surrender-discernment-authority The article that comes up is titled: At LCWR assembly, sisters contemplate surrender, discernment, authority is followed by several other well written articles about the assembly.
LCWR Assembly Decides Next Steps in Response to CDF Assessment follow the link. Then you need to download the pdf file to read the press release. But it's worth the effort.
I'm happy to share that at the end of this press release the election of Carol Zinn, SSJ Philadelphia, as the president-elect of LCWR.