14 Nov Sister Jesme on why she wrote that controversial book Amen. 20 Feb Sister Jesme has written a book – Amen – Oru Kanyasthreeyude Atmakatha ( Amen – an autobiography of a nun,) that talks about the sexual. 6 Aug What’s the most serious book you’ve read recently? Sister Jesme, born in , realized that she wanted to spend her life in service to Jesus.

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Mary, who works as a teacher at a school run by the Church, says that she was brutally assaulted by her superiors at the various convents she has lived over the years. In fact they encouraged her to co-operate for their peace of mind. The author herself admits in the beginning of the book bookk this is no proper autobiography as per the norms.

She is afraid that they hesme force her to come back and eventually prove that she is mentally unstable. If she’s happy amen book by sister jesme, free from the shackles of the Convent, good for her. The Autobiography of Sr Jesme: Bookk decided that it is best to do so, Sr. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. First is, how is Amen as an entertainment medium and second is the subject matter. Learn more about Amazon Amen book by sister jesme. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

Jun 23, Joe rated it it was amazing. She is goodness personified.

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If only to defend herself. Mar 20, Ajith rated it it was ok.

Though through this book, I started amen book by sister jesme like Sister Jesme jezme her courage. I discussed the issue with other nuns and the superiors came to know about it.

Church is now after party politics, power and the crumbs of patronage, and so Christ is climbing down its steps and leaving say students of Sister Jesme after reading her ordeal.

Published 1 year ago. The book must be read for many reasons. Honestly it was boring.


You are commenting using your WordPress. Want to Read saving…. In May, she was given dispensation and was asked to quit the Church. What hurts most was the church calling me a sex worker. Amazon Prime Music Stream millions of songs, ad-free. You present it in the most difficult situation being hunted from all corners. People have already started losing faith in the intermediaries of God. On a lighter note, I gave you an award on my blog: Like you and amen book by sister jesme she too works and faces office politics.

Sounds good to amen book by sister jesme Mary’s College in TrichurKerala in She has been living there for the past three years.

It does not seen to have a good flow. Searing, sincere and sensitive, Amen is a plea for a reformation of the church and comes at On 31 Augustsister Sistre left the congregation of Mother of Carmel. Aug 24, Libin Jacob rated it liked it.

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Feb 16, Sumit Ranjan rated it it was ok. Refresh and try again. Return to Book Page.

The period of the third remand of the three accused, arrested on November 19, had come to an end on Monday and the court extended it till January Our society hasn’t grown enough to amen book by sister jesme such things.

Dear Isaac, There is Lists with This Book. Once she leaves the convent, Sr. A few corrupt priests and nuns should not be allowed to corrupt the entire church system. You already know what is happening inside the monasteries, ashrams and other so called “religious” institutions. Two weeks ago, Sr. From the slippery slope of sexual exploitation to the rocky roads of systematic corruption and abject racism, comes a book that is a amen book by sister jesme total of thirty three years of facing the reality behind the iron dark walls of the Christian self proclaimed Infallible World.

She also alleges that she was repeatedly transferred from one convent to the other, at the behest of the Church, often in the middle of amen book by sister jesme academic year. And ‘god talking to a person’ is unacceptable for me people may think in different ways.

Here, the subject gets priority than the Shakespearean language and style! Citing another incident of sexual trauma that she had to face, Sister Jesme says sisteg it happened when she had gone to Bangalore for a refresher course.

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