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elderly
April 30, 2021
We are, right now, apparently willing to look the other way on abuse of the elderly because we really don’t believe it is abuse of people who are “like us."
December 18, 2020
The sisters served as missionaries, musicians, or peace and justice activists. One as a published poet. Another spent summers ministering to Native Americans on a reservation in South Dakota.
January 10, 2017
Far too many old people are placed in care homes, rather than being looked after by their families
January 16, 2016
Vatican says surprise visit highlights 'the great importance and preciousness of the elderly'
July 24, 2015
Nuns ask US Supreme Court for protection from complying with the HHS birth control mandate
March 12, 2015
At his general audience Francis says that being old is no time for resting
March 05, 2015
Francis says it is 'easy to put our consciences to sleep' and not visit parents for months at a time
September 29, 2014
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