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Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence

The Drag Queen World Series: Everything You Need to Know!

Nicholas Snow | Posted 05.07.2016 | Queer Voices
Nicholas Snow

On this episode of Nicholas Snow Live, I welcome The Life Group LA Executive Director Sunnie Rose Berger; Sister Leigh VIticus of the LA Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.

Summoning the Ancestors

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Richard J. Rosendall

Death stalks each generation in its own way, as activist David Mixner reminded us last week. He movingly recounted assisting the suicides of friends who were suffering through the final stages of AIDS in the 1980s. Testaments like his must be given if the new generation is to have any idea of the price that was paid by those who came before.

Terri Nunn: Guest Judging Drag Race Influenced New Berlin Video

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 04.16.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

During a telephone interview, Terri Nunn of Berlin revealed the Los Angeles-based runner-up of both RuPaul's Drag Race, Season 2 and RuPaul's All-Star Drag Race is heavily featured in the music video introducing their seventh studio album, Animal.

National Cathedral To Perform Gay Marriages, Hagel And The 'Nuns', Jack Lew, Kirtan Prayer And More

Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 03.11.2013 | Religion
Jaweed Kaleem

Today in religion news: gay marriage at the Washington National Cathedral, anti-Catholicism and Chuck Hagel, kirtan chanting as worship, the "spiritual but not religious," faith at the inauguration, an Orthodox Jew at Treasury secretary and Muslims rallying in New York.

Remembering Sister Boom Boom, Divine Hellraiser

Mary Media | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Mary Media

This past Saturday night the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence held a (literally) moving memorial to Sister Boom Boom XXX (Jack Fertig), who transitioned from the earthly plane, becoming a "Nun of the Above."

PHOTOS: San Francisco's Second Gayest Holiday

Sarah Medina | Posted 04.09.2012 | San Francisco

San Francisco knows how to celebrate holidays properly, and Easter would simply not be the same if it did not include a blasphemous contest to find th...

Too Many Tokes Over the Line

George Heymont | Posted 11.01.2011 | Arts
George Heymont

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This Month on In The Life, An Order of Gay 'Nuns' Promote Human Rights and Joy

Eleanor Moonier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Eleanor Moonier

Since their first appearance in San Francisco on Easter Sunday in 1979, the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence have used the power of parody to expose the forces of bigotry, complacency, and guilt.