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Catholic Church never likely to ordain women, pope says

Catholic Church never likely to ordain women, pope says

| Cindy Wooden | November 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

As he has done in the past, the pope responded that the question was settled in 1994 by St. John Paul II, who taught that because Jesus chose only men as his apostles, the ordination of women in the Catholic Church is not possible.

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Being human: Pope Francis delights many, frustrates some

Being human: Pope Francis delights many, frustrates some

| Cindy Wooden | February 19, 2016 | 3 Comments

The pope is human. Pope Francis demonstrated that in Mexico, as he does wherever he goes, and most people find it attractive most of the time. In Pope Francis, Catholics can see a real person trying to live his faith in a complicated world.

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