Great Waters Bishop Joan Houk (RCWP) writing in the Pitsburgh Post-Gazette: The Catholic Church needs female priests
There are 24 women in my region who have either been ordained or are in preparation for ordination. These women have been theologically educated, are emotionally stable, spiritual, prayerful and, most importantly, joyful Catholics. continue reading
UPDATE: We contacted Joan and she was happy to give us permission to re-publish the full text of her letter here on our web-site. Joan also shared this observation regarding the response to her letter:
It seems to have created a lot of conversation in the comment section of the online paper. We keep calling for the ordination of Catholic women. The Spirit will move the Church leaders to listen seriously to us one of these days.