Copies of the letter reached some 30 cardinals and dozens of superior generals in Rome, CLAR Secretary-General Fr.
Errazuriz requested further information about the project and summoned CLAR officials to discussions in Rome.
On April 16, CLAR received a letter from the superior general of the Daughters of the Sacred Hearts saying Fernandez was not a member of the congregation and that the letterhead did not bear the community's official stamp.
During a series of meetings in May with representatives from the congregation, whose prefect is Cardinal Eduardo Martinez Somalo, CLAR officials convinced the Vatican of the validity of the women's historical memory project.
During that time, CLAR was forced to suspend dynamic pastoral and theological programs and to accept Vatican appointments of certain representatives.
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