Posts Tagged ‘Ordinatio Sacerdotalis’

Two top cardinals – only men can be priests

Thursday, June 13th, 2024
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Two prominent cardinals have reaffirmed that only men can be ordained to the priesthood, aligning with Pope Francis’s recent statements. “Women cannot be called to this office” Cardinal Gerhard Ludwig Müller stated during an interview with Swiss portal on 7 June. Müller, former prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, explained Read more

Ordination of women could be allowed says top papal advisor

Thursday, March 30th, 2023
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A newly named top adviser to Pope Francis believes that it might one day be possible to revisit Pope John Paul II’s prohibition on the ordination of women to the priesthood. Luxembourg Cardinal Jean-Claude Hollerich, a leading organiser of the Vatican’s ongoing synod process, also said that the church’s language of describing LGBT persons as Read more