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Monasticism, clericalism, and the priesthood of the baptised Comments 0

Friday, August 1st, 2014

The essence of monasticism is not clerical service—which is possible only for some—but a radically converted way of life, available to all. “In the church, the [consecrated] religious are called to be prophets in particular by demonstrating how Jesus lived on this earth, and to proclaim how the kingdom of God will be in its Read more