Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Prominent German Catholics called Sunday for the Ordination of Women and Ending Mandatory Priestly Celibacy among other changes to Catholic Sexual Morality.

"The group of nine, including prominent German priests and theologians, made their demands in an open letter to Cardinal Reinhard Marx, published Sunday in the German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. The signatories of the letter demand a new assessment of the church’s teaching on homosexuality, permission for the ordination of women and a reordering of church structure, among other changes. (RELATED: Texas Dioceses Publicly Name 286 Priests ‘Credibly Accused’ Of Sex Abuse)
The group called for the changes, ostensibly to help address the church’s global sex abuse crisis, ahead of Marx’s attendance at the Vatican summit on sex abuse at the end of February.."

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