Taking Down Benedict; Taking Down Woodward

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One of my nun friends wrote to me yesterday that it felt strange and sad to remove Benedict's picture from their walls at the moment of sede vacante, and I admit I hadn't thought of it until she said it. All over the world, in churches, hospitals, colleges, food banks, monasteries, counselling offices, rectories and so forth, people were doing this:That's the subprioress of the Monastery of Our Lady of the Rosary in Summit, New Jersey -- where they will celebrate the first professions of … [Read more...]