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Women priests, fast-track and sugar: Letters

Women priests, fast-track and sugar: Letters

Women priests? Thank you for the discourse "The Front Burner: Women priests in Catholic Church?" between guest columnists Joe Wenke and Sister Sara Butler (Orlando Sentinel, Friday). Like Wenke, I'm an advocate for women priests, but I do understand Butler's position, since it has been a long tradition in the Catholic Church to have only male priests. But Jesus himself broke with tradition. One involved the role of women during his time. They were supposed to serve. But Mary, Martha's sister, chose instead to listen to Jesus teach (like the male disciples), rather than help with the kitchen chores. When Martha complained to Jesus, he replied, "... You...

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