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Sister Margaret Farley

Is Religion Giving Morality A Bad Name?

Richard Schiffman | Posted 03.17.2013 | Religion
Richard Schiffman

The Vatican argues that moral values are God-given and do not change as society evolves. But what exactly is God's position, if any, on sex?

75 Lutheran Women Scholars Praise and Reaffirm Sr. Margaret Farley

Norma Cook Everist | Posted 08.25.2012 | College
Norma Cook Everist

In these discouraging days, we write to praise and reaffirm the theological discernment and moral creativity of all your work.

Don't Know Much About a New Generation of Catholic Theologians...

Tobias Winright | Posted 06.19.2012 | Religion
Tobias Winright

We are not some homogenous group. While we are unified in many important respects, we are not uniform.

Just Buy 'Just Love'

Michele Somerville | Posted 08.08.2012 | Religion
Michele Somerville

Sister Dr. Margaret Farley has done the unforgivable. She's challenging the way the Vatican looks at sex. Not abortion, not contraception -- sex. Farley is, in a sense, using "dirty words."

The Nuns, the Butler and the Pope

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 08.08.2012 | World
Christopher Brauchli

One can be sure that the nuns are grateful for the enlightened guidance the men in the Vatican have given them. The fact that they need the guidance is ample evidence, if evidence were needed, why women are not admitted to the priesthood.

Hey Vatican: Lay Off My Sisters!

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 08.05.2012 | Religion
Sarah O'Leary

Rather than publicly chastising nuns, the Catholic Church should be thanking God for every single compassionate, thought-filled and selfless one of them.

Sister Act

Rev. Debra Haffner | Posted 08.05.2012 | Religion
Rev. Debra Haffner

I am hopeful that the Sisters going to Rome will let the Vatican know that it is way past time for the male hierarchy to cease seeking to control Roman Catholic women, either lay or religious.

Vatican Attacks Nun's Book On Sexuality, Claim It Poses 'Grave Harm'

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 08.04.2012 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (Associated Press) -- The Vatican on Monday sharply criticized a book on sexuality written by a prominent American nun, saying it contrad...