26Sep 26 Sept. Wednesday of Week Twenty Five

Sober Encouragement

26Sep An unusual request to ACP members

Tony Flannery asks ACP members to vote for Roisin O'Shea, who "has been very helpful in working for justice for one of our members, and has been generous in offering her services for others that may be in need."

26Sep Why can women not be deacons?

Mary O. Vallely queries the exclusion of women from the permanent diaconate. She believes the Catholic Church has failed to address the vast untapped resource of women, particularly the religious sisters and single women.