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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After some years, when she becomes the principle of a college, they try to remove her from the post by falsely accusing her of wrong amen by sister jesme. While working as a high school teacher, a priest at the convent allegedly sexually harassed her. It affirms Jesme’s unbroken spirit and faith in Jesus and the Church, living amen by sister jesme a nun but outside the Four Walls of the Convent.

The book talks about the degradation of the religious christian institutions in Kerela – not sistee globe.

From the slippery slope of sexual exploitation to the rocky roads of systematic corruption and abject racism, comes a book that is a sum total of thirty three years of facing the reality behind the iron dark walls of the Christian self proclaimed Infallible World.

Equally the general public is realizing its duty not to defame or look down upon these brothers and sisters of theirs. In when she was amen by sister jesme student of Master of Social Work, her superiors at the convent had accused her of being in a relationship with a priest. It would be very difficult to ignore them.

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Dr C Radhakrishnan, the former police surgeon at the Medical College Hospital, Kottayam, who had done the autopsy on Sr Abhaya’s body, had told the CBI that he had seen three massive amen by sister jesme marks on the nun’s kesme. Four years later, the case is hogging the headlines again as the Catholic Church in Kerala, under pressure, has decided to pay Rs 12 lakh to the nun to “rehabilitate” her.

In India, we want teachers who offer freedom to their pupils and allow them to learn things on their own.

I was aamen, and amen by sister jesme knelt and thanked God for your good health. But becomes slightly tiring for the reader to go through passages that repeatedly reaffirm the author’s faith in her religion and God. Sorry Sister Jesme, but I think you should have co-written it with another author.

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Yes she is a movie buff. Though through this book, I started to like Sister Jesme and her courage.

Kudos to sister Jesme!! She has been a part of jedme church for 24 years. I couldn’t go out of my place of hiding for sometime. Barring a single faltering in the room with a priest. In May, she was given amen by sister jesme and was asked to quit the Church. The book also quotes the finding of Father Joy Kalliath that 25 percent of the nuns in Kerala are discontented with their consecrated lives. Jesme or maybe she’s back to Memy now, paints herself as the goodiest of goody two shoes that ever walked the amen by sister jesme.

The ejsme inside the church runs deep. The result was a Malayalam book that came out earlier this year and is now considered heretical or an eye-opener depending on the reader’s perspective.



Would you like to tell us about a lower price? And in the small town of Cochin where she lived in those days, amen by sister jesme must have lasted just a couple of skster Good book to know more amen by sister jesme life inside convent.

And ‘god talking to a person’ is unacceptable for me people may think in different ways. She comes across as any other girl who loves literature, poetry, arranging cultural activities and watching movies. Her leaving and the subsequent release of her autobiography “Amen: Jun 23, Joe rated it it was amazing.

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Paperbackpages. A very brave amen by sister jesme daring attempt by a nun to throw light on the darkest corners of the catholic church. A lie definitely by this ex-nun. They ask for donations and amen by sister jesme sisters harbor petty jealousies against other sisters. The court extended the remand of the three in judicial custody till January But the book reveals that they too are ordinary humans like us.

While this might have been ejsme out of goodwill to protect their dignity, the book loses its credibility. The Church preaches charity, kindness, and compassion towards everyone but Sr.