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Father Roy Bourgeois

Gunning For Nuns, Part 2: The Nuns Respond

Michele Somerville | Posted 10.15.2012 | Religion
Michele Somerville

The Vatican had nothing to gain by staging a tantrum and humiliating the nuns. Like a cool-headed mom managing a child demanding candy in the supermarket checkout line, the LCWR waited for the histrionics to pass.

Roy Bourgeois Detained At The Vatican For The Crime Of Primacy Of Conscience

Michele Somerville | Posted 12.20.2011 | Religion
Michele Somerville

I was saddened to learn that the Roman Catholic priest was detained by police as he arrived at the Vatican to deliver a petition signed by 15,000 Catholics in support of him and women's ordination.

U.S. Priest Who Backs Women's Ordination Detained On Way To Vatican

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 12.17.2011 | Religion

VATICAN CITY — A U.S. Catholic priest who supports ordination for women was detained briefly by police Monday after marching to the Vatican to p...

Catholic Priest Faces Expulsion For Supporting Women's Ordination

Posted 10.09.2011 | Religion

By David Gibson c. 2011 Religion News Service (RNS) A Roman Catholic priest who has campaigned for the ordination of women has been told he will b...

Sixth Annual Brooklyn Peace Fair

Alan Singer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alan Singer

I want to pass this notice along from my friends at Brooklyn for Peace (http://www.brooklynpeace.org/): The Sixth Annual Brooklyn Peace Fair will be ...