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Catholic women urge pope to tear down Church’s ‘walls of misogyny’ — The Crusader Journal

By Philip Pullella ROME (Reuters) – Roman Catholic women led by former Irish president Mary McAleese demanded a greater decision-making role for women in the Church on Thursday, urging Pope Francis to tear down its “walls of misogyny”.

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June 27 in history

1358  Republic of Dubrovnik was founded.

1709  Peter the Great defeated Charles XII of Sweden at the Battle of Poltava.

1743  War of the Austrian Succession: … 579 more words