25Apr Male and Female, in the image and likeness of God?

John J Shea again writes to Pope Francis and the Council of Cardinals on the issue of the ordination of women.
John says to Pope Francis "You kept insisting: “dialogue, dialogue, dialogue.” In fact, you said: “dialogue fearlessly.”
Yet, there is not nor has there been any dialogue—fearless, gender inclusive, or otherwise—on the ordination of women, arguably the most important issue in the church. As Supreme Pontiff can you call now for synodal dialogue and end the appalling silence of our church?"

25Apr 25 April. Saint Mark, Evangelist (Feast)

1st Reading: 1 Peter (5:5-14)

Peter’s homily includes mention of Mark among the Christians in Rome (“Babylon”

When the chief shepherd appears, you will win the crown of glory that never fades away. In the same way, you who are … Read the rest