Dan Stockman is national correspondent for Global Sisters Report. He was a reporter at daily newspapers in Michigan, Illinois and Indiana for nearly two decades before joining GSR in 2014.
GSR Preview: Blessed Catherine Kasper, founder of the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ, will be canonized Oct. 14. GSR spoke with the congregation's leaders about Kasper's life and upcoming sainthood.
GSR Preview: Sisters' solutions include giving women religious and laypeople authority in sexual abuse cases, and putting women religious in positions of authority within the church.
The Leadership Conference of Women Religious issued a statement Aug. 20 in response to the Pennsylvania grand jury report that more than 300 priests sexually assaulted at least 1,000 victims.
Global Sisters Report: Network announced Aug. 20 that its Nuns on the Bus tour will begin Oct. 8 in Los Angeles and end Nov. 2 in Florida, at the Mar-a-Lago resort owned by Trump