Vatican takes on U.S. nuns over gays and all-male priesthood
Kelly McParland Apr 19, 2012 – 11:50 AM ET
As if it didn’t already have enough problems on its hands, the Vatican has picked a fight with a group you might expect to be among its chief supporters: nuns.
According to the New York Times, Pope Benedict XVI has named a U.S. bishop to lay down the law to “the largest and most influential group of Catholic nuns in the United States, saying that an investigation found that the group had “serious doctrinal problems.”
The Times reports: