June 1, 2021

WATCH VIDEO: Boston College features Discerning Deacons

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Thursday, April 29, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT

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On the Feast of St. Catherine of Siena, a lay member of the Order of Preachers, the leadership team of Discerning Deacons led a conversation about the historical and contemporary diaconal ministry of Catholic women; the potential impact of women deacons in your parish, community and beyond; and how to participate in Pope Francis’ vision for a “synodal church” that walks together.

 

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Witness
“I dream of a world where girls and women sitting in pews around the world can feel empowered to follow the Holy Spirit’s call wherever it takes them, including the diaconate.”
Anne Feczko
Nurse Practitioner, Cincinnati, Ohio
Endorser
“On two occasions, Pope Francis has established commissions to discern the question of women and the diaconate. Now it’s time for all in the Church to do so.”
Fr. James F. Keenan, S.J.
Theologian, Canisius Professor, Boston College
Endorser
“I’m glad to endorse Discerning Deacons and encourage those seeking meaningful ways to pray and act together on this important question for our time.”
Fr. Richard Rohr, O.F.M.
Founder, Center for Action and Contemplation

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