Catherine Batruni

Christian Post Contributor

Breakaway Nun Anita Caspary Dies at 95

Breakaway nun and founder of the Immaculate Heart Community Dr. Anita Caspary has died at the age of 95. Caspary left her mark on the history of American Catholicism when she initiated the largest single exodus of nuns from the Roman Catholic Church in 1970, after which she founded the Immaculate Heart Community in Los Angeles along with 300 other nuns.

Gilad Shalit Gives First Interview After Release (VIDEO)

After Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit was released from captivity in the Gaza Strip early Tuesday morning, he gave his first interview post-release on Egyptian television, stating that he had been treated well as a prisoner and that he missed his friends and family and wanted to tell them about his experience in captivity.