October 13, 2014
Declining number of U.S. nuns, even among traditional orders, charted in new study
Nuns in St Peter's Square wait to find out whether the College of Cardinals have elected a new pope on March 12, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. RNS photo by Andrea Sabbadini
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(RNS) The more liberal, socially active communities of sisters are drawing about the same number of new entrants as the more conservative, tradition-minded communities: very few.