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As the story of resignations from "Women Church World" becomes more complex, patriarchy still deserves a share of the blame

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The house is burning and there isn't much time to stop the destruction. If the Amazon dies, we will die.

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Approximately forty dioceses struggle to staff each of their parishes with a resident priest.

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As the story of resignations from "Women Church World" becomes more complex, patriarchy still deserves a share of the blame

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Bill Plato remembers that the seeds of advocacy for married priests began more than thirty years ago at a parish council meeting at The Church of the Resurrection of Our Lord in Solon, Ohio.

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Schenk argues convincingly in this historical analysis that many women in the early centuries of Church history were viewed by their contemporaries as “persons of authority with significant religious influence.

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This Liturgy of the Word was prepared for use in our 2019 Mary of Magdala Celebrations.