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February 6, 2004

Conventional treatment

by Feòrag

Italy: A Mother Superior, who is a close friend of Pope John Paul II, is being investigated by police after allegations that she mistreated novice nuns under her care. Tekla Familglietti, head of the 650-year-old Daughters of St Brigid order, is said to be a strong character:

Locals have described the mother superior as robust and authoritarian one added: There is always a lot of tension up there between the trainees and mother Famiglietti.
She is known as the General and is one of the most powerful women in the Roman Catholic Church. She knows cardinals, politicians and even Pope John Paul II himself.

Mother Superior accused of mistreating novice nuns - Ananova, 6th February 2004.

Posted in Hypocrisy at 19:44. Last modified on September 28 2006 at 23:42.
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1: Posted by: Red Wolf | February 6, 2004 9:43 PM

It seems that being a close friend of the Pope is a prerequisite for being deranged, abusive or both.

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