Joan D. Martin, Ph.D.

“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?”

Keith Davis

“It is time to open up the permanent diaconate to all who are qualified regardless of gender. The Church needs this witness.”

Lena Denis

“Having women present in leadership at Mass would truly reveal the importance of women in the church.”

Deacon Frank “Jay” Vocelka, OblSB

“What a blessing it would be to see women … preaching the Good News from the pulpit and feeding God’s people at the Eucharist table as an Ordinary Minister of Holy Communion.”