14Dec ‘The priesthood dehumanised’: Australian bishop urges end to clericalism

The National Catholic Reporter carried an article about the call by Australian Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen for an end to clericalism in the church.
"... the priesthood 'pedestalized' is the priesthood dehumanized. It is bound to lead us into the illusion of a messiah complex and an inability to claim our wounded humanity and to minister in partnership. What we need to do is to humanize the priesthood so as best to equip ourselves with relational power for authentic Gospel living and service." Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen is quoted as saying.

14Dec 14 December 2017. Thursday of Advent, Week 2

14 December 2017. Thursday of Advent, Week 2




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