Pope Francis addressed a group of cloistered nuns in Peru on Sunday, telling them that gossip is akin to terrorism.
“You know what a gossiping nun is? A terrorist,” Francis said in Lima to the 500 nuns, who rarely leave their convents. “Because gossip is like a bomb. One throws it, it causes destruction and you walk away tranquilly. No terrorist nuns! No gossip, and know that the best remedy against gossip is to bite your tongue.” Read more.