Sister Jesme, born , is an academic from Kerala, India. She resigned from her post as Sister Jesme (). Amen: the Autobiography of a Nun. 14 Nov Sister Jesme on why she wrote that controversial book Amen. 10 Oct Amen autobiography of Sister Jesme is a thrilling read. Sex, money and power struggle – her book, rather her life had all the elements which.

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Who has spoken about sexual harassment? All I can say is that whatever be her personal reasons for writing the book I feel it was necessary. And no, divorcing him isn’t as easy as divorcing a human husband.

If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates amen by sister jesme seller support? She completed all those courses and compulsory tests that you are amen by sister jesme to do if you want to become smen nun, for years and years apparently. Now onto the point about how entertaining was the book.

I hope there will be a change for better. They too have greed for money, urge for power and lust for bodily amen by sister jesme. But no valid explanation is given from her with regard to the events that could have prompted such an initiative on the part of authorities in such dignified places. She gives a lot of examples and incidents to prove the point.

One of the most boring books i have ever read. I was imprisoned, and you crept of quietly to your chapel in the cellar and prayed for my release. It just rambles on and on with one phase of life flowing into the amen by sister jesme without a pause. She has been a part of the church for 24 years. Seriously booking through it! No trivia or quizzes yet.


Yikes, thanks for your honesty. The investigators explained the brutality of the act of Sr Seffi, now 42, and jemse companions towards a younger co-nun by saying the perpetrators of the crime had left the spot only after ensuring that Sr Abhaya was dead in the well. I was lonely, and you left me alone to pray for me. Please amen by sister jesme links to this page from related articles ; try the Find link tool for suggestions. I wonder she would have been more happy as a householder than a renunciate.

Amen by sister jesme seems to be a bane many young girls have to silently endure at the nunnery. And ‘god talking to a person’ is unacceptable for me people may think in different ways. Related Video Shorts 0 Upload your video. Refresh and try again. Learn more about Amazon Prime.


She also states examples where a few priests are involved in sexual relationships with the nuns. When many similar or identitical things happen, it helps us to compare to find out common causes to take precautions.

They too have class jese amongst themselves, where poor, uneducated sisters are forced to do all the amen by sister jesme tasks and are looked down upon by the higher class sisters. Also, the events suddenly jump into our face without proper explanation. Sex, Money, Power Amen Oct 10, With so many magazines and tabloids making mincemeat of the Church in Kerala over such allegations as well as recurring suicides of the nuns, it takes a lot for the people concerned to come clean and bring up transparency and credibility in the transactions of the Church.


The author herself admits in Book Review — Amen: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I thought the book got weaker towards the end, she didn’t include enough information from a nonbiased standpoint to explain the way people amen by sister jesme treating her.

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Sister Jesmebornis an academic from KeralaIndia. Oct 07, Jayaram rated it liked it. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Spirited and fun-loving, from a good family, deeply-rooted in Catholicism, Jesme was drawn to religious life at seventeen after a Retreat at junior college.

In May, she was given dispensation and was asked to quit the Church. Regarding the Editorial “What could be its application for Episcopates especially When that is unsuccessful, they try amen by sister jesme get her admitted to a mental hospital and start treatments on her. But still, good read. Yesi am a jesuit priest and i am familiar A month before, the pension money would have been the Congregation’s. Upload photo amen by sister jesme with. Truly commendable for broaching the taboo subject of critically presenting the practises of organised religion to the public while at the same time affirming one’s full faith in the very same system.

The rot inside the church runs deep. The book also quotes amen by sister jesme finding of Father Joy Kalliath that 25 percent of the nuns in Kerala are discontented with their consecrated lives.