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  • Sister Catherine McHugh, active in elderly issues, dies

    Sister Catherine Elizabeth "Katie" McHugh spent decades as a teacher and leader in Chicago's Catholic organizations, and was a force for change in areas such as nursing home care, equitable housing and health care.
  • 'Comfort women' memorial highlights abuse worldwide

    To the editor: Residents of Glendale ought to be proud that their City Council voted to keep the "comfort women" memorial in the city's Central Park. ("Federal judge upholds 'comfort women' statue in Glendale park," Aug. 11) "Battering" of women...

    Obamacare lawsuit forces order of nuns into the public eye

    People recognized St. Jeanne Jugan by the begging basket she carried while walking down the roads of Brittany, in northwest France, in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Going from door to door, Jugan would ask people for money, gifts —...

    Film Review: 'Band of Sisters'

    The path of social and political activism undertaken by many American nuns over the past 50 years is the subject of "Band of Sisters." Mary Fishman's admiring docu is more a general survey than a detailed history or portrait of individual personalities...

    Vatican observers look for thaw between Pope Francis, U.S. nuns

    Vatican observers look for thaw between Pope Francis, U.S. nuns
    When the Vatican censured an organization representing thousands of American nuns, it did so in part because the group had not spoken out enough against gay marriage and abortion. The Vatican said the Leadership Conference of Women Religious had...