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Re: Prehistoric Art and Sister Wendy

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Ann Carolan (
Mon, 01 Feb 1999 17:08:34 +0000

>> I bought the whole Sister Wendy series and showed them over the course of
>> the year to fifth graders. The beginning of each tape shows SW walking
>> through the caves and coming out into the light. Turns out the kids
>> thought she LIVED in the caves. I guess they're not too familiar with nuns
>> anymore. But, then,
> Jen
> Many of the women I knew who were nuns were well-educated, dedicated, caring
> individuals who gave their lives for us children and for their Lord. How can you
> judge and ridicule them for that? Would it be better to grow up today in a world
> where anything and everything goes, where women are treated as objects for
> pleasure and abuse and exploitation in all forms of the media and by political
> figures because ethics and morality are now "old-fashioned" concepts? Where a baby
> in the womb is an object to be eliminated because we have come out of the cave and
> now know so much more than our Creator?
> Watch who you judge for by that same measure shall you be judged.
> ann carolan