In Horizons, younger sisters reflect on their lives, ministries, spirituality and the future of religious life.

Where do women stand?

My face was hot with fury. Ecuadorian society already oppresses these women. And now, instead of filling them up with the good news of the Gospel, this man had the audacity to reinforce their subordination. This is all too often the story of women in Catholicism: figuring out where we can stand.