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The Reverend Mother Superior Teresa Agnes Gerlach of the Monastery of the Most Holy Trinity in Arlington, Texas.

Fort Worth nun forced to use bishop-appointed canon lawyer amid dispute with diocese

May 24, 2023

By Tyler Arnold

The Carmelite nun is now appealing to the Vatican after the bishop refused to let her choose her own canon... Read more

Notice of Violation from the city of Miami to the Missionaries of Charity in Miami.

Despite threat, lawyer thinks Miami nuns can continue outreach

Apr 5, 2013

After the City of Miami issued a violation to the Missionaries of Charity for “operating a business without a license,”... Read more