Charlotte’s Catholic News Herald, the local diocesan newspaper, reports that the nun at the center of anti-gay controversy at Charlotte Catholic High School is taking a “sabbatical.” The nun’s school, Aquinas College, announced the move in a statement on Friday, saying the nun will leave all of her teaching positions and will withdraw from speaking engagements.

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Read more about this week’s parent meeting at Charlotte Catholic High

Read about the original controversy and the nun’s anti-gay comments

Matt Comer

Matt Comer previously served as editor from October 2007 through August 2015 and as a staff writer afterward in 2016.