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Focus on Faith: Director of nuns says church faces changes

Sister Rodgers seeks dialogue on social issues

Sunday, September 23, 2012
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As far as Sister Mary Anne Rodgers is concerned, it’s a wonderful time to be Catholic. Sure, there are a few issues among the flock, and the ongoing tug of war between the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (the bishops) and the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (the nuns) is an interesting sideshow for those not emotionally involved in the tussle. Still, Rodgers isn’t overly concerned about the infighting. She sits, far left, with with fellow Catholic nuns at the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in Latham....

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