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Katie Humphrey

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So far Katie Humphrey has created 43 blog entries.

Love Among The Ashes

Love Among Ashes: a “Valentash” Day Litany Blog from CWS member Rhonda Miska “But don’t you want to get married and have a real family?” This was the honest question posed by my ten-year-old honorary niece shortly before I entered the canonical novitiate.  My middle school girls from ministry ask me similar questions: “But don’t


Cardinal barrs 8th President of Ireland and African LGBT advocates from International Women’s Day event at The Vatican.

Cardinal Kevin Farrell has stunned organisers of an annual International Women’s Day (IWD) event to be held at The Vatican in March by barring the former President of Ireland, Mary McAleese and Catholic LGBT advocate as keynote speakers. News article from The Irish Times 2nd February 2018 The Vatican has barred former President of Ireland Mary McAleese from


Why Women Matter – International Women’s Day at The Vatican 2018

We live in times marked by change, but there are places where gender equality is being systematically overlooked. The Catholic Church is one of them. Today, women are asking why the Church is so slow in recognizing their value and opening governance and ministerial roles to them; roles that incorporate their faith, gifts, expertise


Sexual Moral Relativism from the Religious Right?

Sexual Moral Relativism from the Religious Right? Article from CWS member Rebecca Bratten Weiss, originally published on 5th January 2018 A faculty member at Franciscan University of Steubenville, the institution where I was formerly employed, has written, in the right-wing Catholic publication Crisis, on the topic of the ongoing sexual misconduct scandals. Stephen Krason’s article, “What