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Synod ‘setting the stages for future changes’ on role of women,...

Synod on Synodality is an assembly meant to advise Pope Francis on how the Catholic Church can more fully incorporate all of its members

Philippine Protestant Church women sound alarm over ‘red-tagging,’ ‘persecution’

"Red-tagging and vilification campaigns are wielded against women who exercise their right to dissent and speak out against injustice”

Pope Francis appoints three women to Dicastery for Bishops

The two religious sisters and one consecrated virgin are the first women to ever be named members of the dicastery

Pope’s cardinal advisers debate women’s role in the Church with Amazon...

The pope’s Council of Cardinals has been discussing the role of women in the Church since February

‘Sailing Nun’ to help steer Church course with key Vatican job

She becomes the first woman to have a right to vote in the assemblies, something many women and some bishops have called for

Pope Francis issues decree allowing more roles for women in Church

The Vatican stressed that the roles were “essentially distinct from the ordained ministry”

Pope names six women to Vatican financial oversight body

Previously all-male Council for the Economy consists of 15 posts, now the seven-member lay portion consists of six women and one man

Magdalene, ‘Babaylan’ rock as modern icons of struggle

Mary of Magdala shines bright after centuries of being shoved under the robes of the patriarchy

Mary Magdalene and women in the Church

Pope Francis affirmed the historical fact that there were women among the apostles, and most likely, their leader was Mary Magdalene

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