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It's Not as Bad as You Think: Women in Catholicism

It’s Not as Bad as You Think: Women in Catholicism

The discovery of blogs and blogging has opened up a whole new world for women working and writing in the religious domain. 857 more words

Feminist Theology

Lift the Ban on Women Priests: An Open Letter to Pope Francis

by Roy Bourgeois

Dear Pope Francis:

In 2012, after serving as a Catholic priest for 40 years, I was expelled from the priesthood because of my public support for the ordination of women. 310 more words

Feminist/Womanist/Queer Liberation And Theology

Women in the Church and Sainthood

Priests, I explained, have as their sole purpose the sanctification of the laity through word and sacrament precisely so as to enable great Catholic lawyers, business leaders, writers, journalists, investors, parents, teachers, etc. 155 more words

Book Review: Catholic Women Break Their Silence

Catholic Women Speak: Bringing Our Gifts to the Table
Catholic Women Speak Network
New York: Paulist Press, 2015

At this moment Church leaders are gathering in Rome for the Fourteenth Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, which will take place from October 4-25, 2015. 2,534 more words


On Papal Shoes Dropping and Papal Language Flopping

Whether it’s red or not, the other papal shoe has dropped. With all the hoopla over Francis’s visit to the US and his calls for economic and environmental justice he still promulgates and perpetuates the supreme injustice of sexism and inequality for women. 492 more words


A Time of Transition

You did not choose me but I chose you
And I appointed you to go and bear fruit,
 fruit that will last, so that the Father will give you… 1,399 more words