Joan Chittister: A letter to Pope Francis
It is impossible, Holy Father, to be serious about doing anything for the poor and at the same time do little or nothing for women. continue reading
The Roman Catholic Church remains the largest and most influential organization in the world dedicated to systematically maintaining bias against women. They relegate women, always and everywhere, to inferior and subservient roles. Francis -- if you want to fight poverty -- there are some huge things YOU can do. This would be a good start - ORDAIN WOMEN. Make it clear that Women are respected, valued and in all ways equal. That's a message the world needs to hear.