The Common Good

Results for womens issues

Women, Foreign Policy, and the Presidential Debate
Originally Posted: 10/22/2012 - 1:37pm | Type: Blog

Thanks to Melanne Verveer’s article in Foreign Policy magazine, I’m going to be listening for what the presidential candidates say tonight about women in this foreign policy focused debate. ...

Breakaway Group Offers More Progressive Form of Catholicism
Originally Posted: 10/15/2012 - 2:49pm | Type: Blog

While the sacraments and many fundamental beliefs remain identical to those of Roman Catholicism, the ANCC presents a more progressive version of Catholicism: divorced members can take Communion, women and gay ...

Vatican Orders Crackdown on American Nuns
Originally Posted: 04/19/2012 - 2:16pm | Type: Blog

The Vatican has launched a crackdown on the umbrella group that represents most of America's 55,000 Catholic nuns, saying that the group was not speaking out strongly enough against gay marriage, abortion ...