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Roman Catholic Womenpriests

Woman Priest Violently Attacked In New York City

New York Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 08.21.2015 | Religion

The man who attacked and seriously burned a Queens woman Wednesday night — splashing her in the face with a Drano-like substance — snuck up and am...

Kansas City's First Female Catholic Priest

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 01.08.2015 | Religion

A Missouri woman is claiming to be Kansas City’s first Roman Catholic priest. Rev. Georgia Walker, a former Sister of St. Joseph, was ordained on...

Agents of Change: 6 Inspiring People Worthy Of Your Attention Right Now

Greg Archer | Posted 10.28.2015 | Good News
Greg Archer

They walk among us--those agents of change. Sometimes, we just need to be reminded of who they are. Take note of six noteworthy souls that strive to make the world a better place.

Radical Disobedience: Why Roman Catholics Won't Heed The Pontiff's Call For 'Radical Obedience'

Michele Somerville | Posted 06.16.2012 | Religion
Michele Somerville

There's not a thing Joseph Ratzinger can do to stop Roman Catholic women from becoming Roman Catholic priests. Alleluia. Alleluia.

Papal Critics

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 10.08.2011 | Religion
Christopher Brauchli

Father Bourgeois is a priest who is a member of the Maryknoll religious order. In 2008 he participated in the ordination of a woman conducted by a group known as the Roman Catholic Womenpriests.

Catholics Push To Allow Women Priests

Posted 09.24.2011 | Religion

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Bishop To Same-Sex Marriage Supporters: Your Money's No Good Here

Michele Somerville | Posted 09.17.2011 | Religion
Michele Somerville

The bishop of Brooklyn and Queens has countenanced electioneering from the pulpit. And it appears clear that he does not welcome gifts from Catholics who support same-sex marriage.

Interview With Toni Tortorilla, Female Catholic Priest

Religion News Service | By Nancy Haught | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

PORTLAND, Ore. (RNS) It's been three years since Toni Tortorilla was ordained in the Roman Catholic Womenpriests movement, and the Vatican's recent de...

Nobel Peace Prize Nominee Faces Ex-communication For Support Of Catholic Women Priests

Greg Archer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Greg Archer

Blessings come in all shapes and sizes, but none could be better--at the moment--for supporters of Women's Ordination Conference, than a male priest/activist suddenly facing excommunication.

America's Second and Third Female Catholic Priests Ordained

Claire Walter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Claire Walter

Still a small offshoot of the Catholic Church, the Ecumenical Catholic Communion estimates that it has about 2,500 members nationwide, one-fifth or more in Colorado -- and it ordains women.