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Religious sisters found to have stolen money from Redondo Beach Catholic school

An internal investigation by a Redondo Beach Catholic parish has found that two longtime nuns who worked at the St. James School misappropriated a “substantial” amount of school funds for their personal use over a period of years, according to

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Religious sisters found to have stolen money from Redondo Beach Catholic school2018-11-30T18:43:23-08:00

Path to vocation varies, especially when sisters start out non-Catholic

Raised in an evangelical Christian family, a young California woman ventures abroad to study among the “dreaming spires” of Oxford University — and is introduced to a whole new world of faith. Exposed to the traditions of the Catholic and

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Path to vocation varies, especially when sisters start out non-Catholic2018-08-01T10:20:45-07:00

We’re not exploited

Last week, the women’s edition of a magazine distributed in the Vatican published an article claiming that religious sisters in the Church are poorly treated and economically exploited. The article appeared in Women Church World, a monthly women’s magazine published

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We’re not exploited2018-03-08T11:28:49-08:00

Nearly 100 retired nuns evacuated from LA nursing home threatened by fire

Mary Kowalski wasn't bothered when she was told by the nursing home staff to pack all her belongings and get ready to evacuate. It was at 5 a.m. Wednesday, and ash-filled smoke from the multimillion-dollar homes burning in the Skirball

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Nearly 100 retired nuns evacuated from LA nursing home threatened by fire2017-12-08T07:36:05-08:00

Dominican sisters communicate with visitors through iron gate at Hollywood convent

A cloistered convent in the city of Hollywood may seem out of place — but even the stars of Tinseltown need to hide away and pray sometimes. Bob Hope, Debbie Reynolds and Norma Foster were old visitors to the white

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Dominican sisters communicate with visitors through iron gate at Hollywood convent2017-10-10T09:25:55-07:00

They heard the shots during Benediction at the convent chapel

Missionaries of Charity, friends and supporters, and parishioners of St. Michael Church in the San Francisco neighborhood of Oceanview walked through the neighborhood Aug. 27 after Sunday Mass, praying the rosary for peace and asking the intercession of Our Lady

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They heard the shots during Benediction at the convent chapel2017-09-12T14:33:34-07:00