Can - and should - women be priests?
What is the experience - and theology - of a woman who has been ordained outside of the Catholic Church?
Reverend Marie-Louise Ternier, as a woman, is an ordained priest within the Anglican Church of Canada. Reverend Marie-Louise was born and raised Catholic but - through an extensive journey - left Catholicism and joined the Anglican Church of Canada in 2016, due to the Catholic teaching on female ordination.
In this episode we have a dialogue between her position as a former Catholic and Anglican priest and my position as a Catholic woman who stands with the Catholic teaching on female priesthood.
This is a two-part series. Coming next week: Part II, a conversation in defense of the Catholic teaching on priesthood.
Reverend Marie-Louise’s personal blog, which includes a more in-depth narration of her story and theology:
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