Rebellious nuns

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 5RCW/08/02
  • Dates of Creation
      2001-2002
  • Physical Description
      1 folder

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- email attachment of article from 'The Irish Times' 'The sisters who refused to obey', 4 Aug 2001

- photocopy 'Nuns firm under fire' from National Catholic Reporter, 13 Jul 2001 (Joan Chittister defies order from Vatican and spoke at Women Ordination Worldwide conference in Dublin 2001)

- copy of article by Rosemary Radford Ruether 'Reflections on Joan Chittister's decision to speak'

- photocopies of press cuttings re Joan Chittister refusal to be silent at Dublin conference, 2001

- press cutting 'Sister [Myra Poole] who defied Pope escapes ban' from 'The Universe' 15 Jul 2001

- "Ordained' woman [Christine Mayr-Lumetzberger] to fight papal expulsion' from 'The Times' 10 Aug 2002