August 01, 2015
July 07, 2015
Published on Jul 1, 2015
Privacy is an important notion in modern society and in modern law. It may come as a surprise to learn that the right to privacy, enshrined in canon law, in modern human rights law and in many nations' Constitutions is of relatively recent vintage in the course of human history. Democracy and national Constitutions have only been around for a [...]
April 18, 2015
Mystics & Prophets: Older and Indebted Candidates for Religious Life: I often work with communities when they are considering candidates for entrance into their formation programs. ...
January 13, 2015
The Apostolic Visitation of Institutes of Apostolic Women Religious in the USA began in 2008 with a stated purpose of looking into the quality of the life of religious women in the US. In December 2014, the Final Report was released, and individual reports were promised for some of the institutes concerned. Initially viewed with alarm and suspi [...]