WATCH VIDEO: Discerning Deacons interviews Dr. Phyllis Zagano

“Sustaining Faith and Hope: Luke Hansen and Dr. Phyllis Zagano in conversation”

Click here to watch a video of the event.

Wednesday, June 16, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM EDT

Welcome to our new series of monthly Zoom meetings.

This first event is hosted by Luke Hansen, co-director of Discerning Deacons, in conversation with Phyllis Zagano, Ph.D., a member of the first papal commission on women deacons.

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“It is time for our Church to acknowledge the role of countless women serving the people of God in positions of ministry and leadership.”
“It is time for the Church to heed the Spirit’s voice, recognizing women’s call to the diaconate and allow the Spirit to restore and renew the Body of Christ so that it may fully live into its identity of missionary discipleship.”
M. Therese Lysaught, Ph.D., Theologian
Theologian, Doctor of Philosophy - Loyola University Chicago and the Pontifical Academy for Life (Chicago, IL/Madison, WI)
“I feel that the Catholic Church as it is structured is not what Jesus envisioned for his followers—so many of them were women of his day. What happened?”
Joan D. Martin
Ignatian Volunteer Corps Member, parishioner at New Roads Catholic Community in Belmont, MA

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