Mel, who was a bishop, was going to ordain
Bridget an abbess.
Will the church take note of the many liturgies used in the past to ordain
women to the diaconate?
At Wakefield Cathedral on July 3, The Rt Rev Platten will ordain
Rev Harry Gwinnett, as Curate of St John the Evangelist, Golcar, Rev Catherine Macpherson as Curate of Mirfield Team Ministry, and Rev Cathy Reardon as Curate of St Thomas, Bradley, St Francis, Fixby, and St Hilda, Cowcliffe.
The Roman Catholic Church continues to refuse to ordain
women as priests, leading to a number of traditional Anglicans choosing to convert to Catholicism.
Thus, according to Apostolic Succession, our women bishops are valid and therefore those that they ordain
are validly ordained
The pressure to ordain
women to the Catholic priesthood and permanent diaconate is growing.
It has taken me all this time more than a decade to understand the strange decision made one afternoon in the dreaming shade of a Thai temple, as pale butterflies knocked against my warming flesh," she writes of her choice to ordain
Bishop Cox, who ordained
singer Sinead O'Connor, is set to ordain
two men priests.
The courts have repeatedly disallowed deductions and benefits for groups that ordain
individuals primarily to avoid taxes.
He also discussed the liturgies used to ordain
women (virtually identical to those used to ordain
men to the diaconate).
4) That document attacked ordained
women deacons and, by inference, churches that ordain
Is it presently possible to ordain
women according to church teaching and the Second Vatican Council vision of the restored diaconate?
Despite her advocacy Zagano doesn't think every bishop needs to ordain
women as deacons tomorrow, noting that some dioceses still don't ordain
men to the permanent diaconate.
The Bishop of Warwick, Rev John Stroyan will ordain
nine priests on July 4 at 7pm and The Bishop of Coventry Dr Christopher Cocksworth will ordain
11 deacons on July 5 at 10.
At the time, many in the church were still struggling with the 1976 decision to ordain