Women In The Church

In its national assembly held in Seattle, in June 2013, the Association of United States Catholic Priests passed a resolution to promote the ongoing discussion of the ordination of women as permanent deacons and agreed to ask the U.S. bishops to give public support to the restoration of the first millennium practice of ordaining women as permanent deacons.

Discerning Deacons

Discerning Deacons is a group whose mission is to “engage Catholics in the active discernment of our Church about women and the diaconate.”

Women Erased: Women of Vatican II

Maureen Sullivan, OP, examines the work of women at the Second Vatican Council — a role largely ignored and forgotten. She examines the role of women at and beyond Vatican II in her video, “Women Erased: Women of Vatican II.”

AUSCP Resources Regarding Women In The Church