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CWS supports a School and Day Care Centre in Sierra Leone

CWS Supports Byseee Girls' School and Day Care Centre Catholic Women Speak is raising funds to support Byseee Girls' School and Day Care Centre in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Our initial aim was to

May 11th, 2020|

Querida Amazonia

Catholic women respond to Pope Francis's post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation The newly formed Catholic Women’s Council (CWC) is an umbrella for Catholic women’s networks around the world campaigning for the full recognition of women’s dignity and equality in the Church. In collaboration with Catholic Women Speak, Voices of Faith and other individuals

April 3rd, 2020|

Votes for Women

Once again, as bishops gather in Rome for the Synod on the Amazon, we discover that none of the women religious auditors has voting rights but one of the male religious auditors does. This is a clear example of discrimination against women on the basis of sex alone. If

September 28th, 2019|

“NO!” – Political Christianity and the Social Responsibilities of Theologians

In July 2019 the Diocese of Dubrovnik in Croatia organised a Theology Summer School on the theme of "Theology and Plurality". They invited four tutors to give lectures and run workshops during the week—Professor Željko Tanjić of the University of Zagreb, Professor Carmelo Dotolo of the Pontifical University Urbaniana

August 3rd, 2019|

Pope wants wider discussion on women deacons, commission member Zagano says

Article from the National Catholic Reporter by Joshua McElwee, reporting on the recent comments from CWS member Phyllis Zagano 14th May 2019 VATICAN CITY — In speaking publicly about the disagreement among the members of the Vatican's commission on the history of women deacons in the Catholic Church, Pope Francis

May 18th, 2019|

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