Left to right back row: Bridget Mary Meehan, Katy Zatsick, Judy Lee, Elly Marinaro, Miriam Picconi, Dena O'Callaghan Diane Dougherty, (in black top)
Kneeling in front: Joan Throm and Wanda Russell.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
"Diane Dougherty lives in a neat, white house that she shares with her cats, Pete and Gypsy Rose. She teaches second grade in Fayetteville. She smiles a lot, her eyes flashing with intellect.
"She hardly looks like someone flouting centuries of tradition, challenging the Roman Catholic Church."Dougherty, 65, wants to be a deacon...."
...."Bridget Mary Meehan of Falls Church, Va., whom the Womenpriests organization has identified as a bishop," (said )
"Like (Rosa) Parks, “we know we are disobeying an unjust law,” said Meehan, 62, who plans to conduct Dougherty’s ordination ceremony. “One must always disobey an unjust law.”...