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US nuns urge changes to church structure to address abuse

The largest association of religious sisters in the United States called Thursday for an overhaul of the male-led leadership structure of the Catholic Church, after Pope Francis publicly acknowledged the …

Vatican investigates after nuns report sex abuse by priests

The Vatican has launched an investigation into a small Chilean religious order of nuns after some sisters denounced sexual abuse at the hands of priests and mistreatment by their superiors, …

UPDATED: Sun., May 6, 2018, 10 a.m.

Sisters of Bloomsday: Nuns, once regulars at the race, reflect on changes facing their order

For Bloomsdays untold, the 50,000 or so runners on May’s first Sunday were cheered on by nuns near the bottom of Doomsday Hill and spooked by the vulture at the …

No sister act: Nuns’ album tops charts in time for Christmas

Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist’s third album, “Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring: Christmas with the Dominican Sisters of Mary,” has muscled its way to the top of …

Snohomish County nuns sickened by toxic mold

A group of ascetic Orthodox Christian nuns in Snohomish County have been sickened by toxic mold.

Convent evacuated for Spokane brush fire

A brush fire Monday forced the evacuation of a northwest Spokane convent that serves retired nuns in need of assisted living services. About 60 people were evacuated from the Convent …

`Our Lady Of The Snow Ski Club’ Nuns On The Runs They Pray On The Way Up And Pray On The Way Down, And They Like The Closeness They Feel To Heaven

Reverend Mother Mary Katrina says that her skiing is a continuation of her missionary work because people feel comfortable to approach her. Photo by Craig Buck/The Spokesman-Review