Clergy Shortage
Sr. Kate Kuenstler—passionate advocate for the People of God—Presente!

Sister Kate Kuenstler, longtime canonical advocate for the rights of laity in the Church, entered into eternal life on October 28, 2019

AnalysisMitigating the Priest Shortage: A Plan

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

FutureChurch NewsNew York and Hartford Parishioners Persist with Parish Appeals

Over the past six months Catholics from thirteen dioceses across the U.S. and four dioceses in England have downloaded the free Save Our Parish Community resources from the FutureChurch website.

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VoicesCalled to Serve

A married priest talks about his ministry.

AnalysisThe Continued Impact of Fewer Priests

What does the shrinking number of priests mean for the future of the church?

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Book ReviewsEveryone Leads by Chris Lowney

Lowney unwraps a definition of leadership that works for his proposed solutions to critical problems besetting today’s Catholic Church

VoicesAUSCP and FutureChurch Build a Bridge

AUSCP’s vision is to be “a priests’ voice of hope and joy within our pilgrim church.”

AnalysisRethinking Parish Life in the Face of the Impending Priest Shortage

Parish life in the face of the impending priest shortage does not necessarily need to end badly.

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FutureChurch NewsFutureChurch, Association of U.S. Catholic Priests to Host International Conference of Priest Associations and Reform Organizations

FutureChurch and the Association of U.S. Catholic Priests will host the Third International Conference of Priest Associations and Reform Organizations

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