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. 31 Mar Whistleblower Sister Jesme: Kerala nun should throw Rs 12 lakh She has even penned a book called “Amen” based on her experiences.
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They wanted her to get psychiatric intervention, but why? She has been a part of the church for 24 years.
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This book is a simple, straightforward and what I believe to be honest, look at what goes on behind the secret walls of convents and churches. CBI Sister Abhaya case probe must go on: 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.
From my own personal experience i was able to understand and had wondered how petty, and jesmee the priests sistdr nuns in Church can be. It is an amazing book with amazing revelations.
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Though Lord is her only husband, she is compelled to have sexual relations with another nun in the convent. The fact that she was a nun is just an ajen bonus. Publishers are vying for translation rights and movie companies are queuing up outside her tiny rented flat in Kozhikode where she moved after her resignation from the Congregation of Mother of Carmel CMC where she served sisfer 33 years.
As suggested by a friend, this book did tell me about how missionary functions but it as the title says, just an autobiography. While working as a high school teacher, a priest at the convent allegedly sexually harassed jeeme. The lovely messages of Jesus and his sacrifice at the cross cannot be diluted by events like these and we cannot afford to let people lose faith in religious institutions at this critical juncture!
Church should not function like it used to be in 7the century Mary’s College in TrichurKerala in The politics, the red tapism in institutions such as churches, etc. I found the book shocking in pieces and not so shocking with some other details.
Retrieved from ” https: She is a socialist who mingles with the lower strata of kitchen nuns freely, she is a liberal who watches movies and makes movies, she is so honest that she is the only one who stands up against capitation siser, she is the saviour of poor students, she’s so Jwsme that she always shows the other cheek.
One of the most boring books i have ever read. How to write a great review. The society is well aware of the politics within church establishments.
Whistleblower Sister Jesme: Kerala nun should throw Rs 12 lakh compensation back at church
She was a member of the Congregation of the Mother Siter CMC which she forced to leave for reasons of emotional torment, after 33 years as a nun. Continue shopping Checkout Continue shopping.
This was nothing more than the long rant of a disgruntled employee. I must Google for some follow ups about her life. While that might be perfectly okay, the book drags in pace at places where such incidents are reported. I thought the book got weaker towards the end, she didn’t include enough information from a nonbiased standpoint to explain the way people were treating her.
It’s hard for me to believe that one person never makes any mistakes.
Sounds good to me! She also tells us that corruption is very common in schools and colleges run by the church. Sister Jesmebornis an academic from KeralaIndia.
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Notify me when there is a new review. Also, the instances of homosexuality within the nunnery seem to be disturbingly akin to the sexual power play mentioned by Desmond Morris among zoo animals. Mar 26, Vikash kashivology. That is a serious book! They had not paid her salary too for many years.
If you are reading this, please do respond. They tell them that she is mentally unstable.
A vy of nuns belonging to CMC has revolted over the management of a school. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. Buy the eBook Price: Sorry Sister Jesme, but I think you should have co-written it with another author. All I can say is that whatever be her personal reasons for writing the book I feel it was necessary. Good book to know more about life inside convent.
Sister Jesme was forced into a homo relationship with a sister and although everyone knew about it they did not object. While this might have been done out of goodwill to protect their dignity, the book loses its credibility.