The controversial move earlier this month was also another indicator of the sharp contrast between conservative Christians and the rest of the American religious scene
“For many years if anyone from General Electric would see Sister Pat on the streets of New York they would cross the street to avoid her,” the GE executive recalled. “Today, I knew she was going to be here and I looked for her at breakfast.”
Barbara Blaine said her decision to leave the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests had nothing to do with the legal action.
"You can accomplish a lot more by inviting folks of different political loyalties to an uplifting evening, rather than in closing the door to them."
Joseph Ratzinger “fell in love … in a very serious way” as a student and struggled “very much” with the idea of taking a vow of celibacy.