Rosie Coles is a member of the Iona Community and a probationer minister whose District has recommended her for ordination in three months time on June 25th. 178 more words
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Pope Francis says the church must study whether it’s possible to ordain married men to minister in remote communities facing priest shortages.
In an interview published Thursday with Germany’s Die Zeit, Francis stressed that removing the celibacy rule is not the answer to the Catholic Church’s priest shortage. 387 more words
Have you ever wondered why Catholics have priests, but many other Christians have ‘pastors’ or ‘ministers’ and shun the idea of priests because they equate them with the dreaded Pharisees and the teachers of the Law? 1,699 more words