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Leadership Conference of Women Religious

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Pat Farrell, OSF prepares for interview with 60 Minutes correspondent Bob Simon
Pat Farrell, OSF prepares for interview with 60 Minutes correspondent Bob Simon
Pat Farrell, OSF, Bob Simon and LCWR director of communications Annmarie Sanders, IHM tour Sisters Academy in Baltimore
Pat Farrell, OSF, Bob Simon and LCWR director of communications Annmarie Sanders, IHM tour Sisters Academy in Baltimore

The March 17 edition of CBS 60 Minutes included a segment entitled “American Nuns struggle with Vatican for change.” LCWR had been working with the producers of the segment, Andrew Metz and Tanya Simon, since May 2012 on this segment which includes b-roll from the 2012 LCWR assembly and interviews with LCWR past-president Pat Farrell and with Archbishop J. Peter Sartain, the delegate of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith appointed to oversee LCWR. The segment is available at http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=50143016n. Also online is 60 Minutes Overtime which includes three extra short segments that were not part of the final production. The script from the show is available at: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-18560_162-57574762/american-nuns-struggle-with-vatican-for-change/?pageNum=4