CATHOLIC women deacons

helping women answer the call...

BREAKING: POPE FRANCIS TO FORM COMMISSION TO STUDY WOMEN DEACONS

Stay up to date with all the developments at our special section "Commission Watch"

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RETREAT OPPORTUNITY

September 16th - 18th
River's Edge
Cleveland, OH

Save the Date

Gather with other women who are discerning or exploring a call to the diaconate for a weekend of reflection on the along the edge of Cleveland's beautiful Rocky River. Together we'll hear about the history of women deacons, explore the ministries of the diaconate, and pray for the restoration of women deacons.

ADVOCATE

Write to your local bishop expressing your support for ordaining women deacons.

Write a Letter

Our sample letter provides you with the inspiration and structure you need to write your own letter to the bishop in your diocese and let him know that you support ordaining women deacons. Make your voice heard!

THE FIRST 100 WOMEN DEACONS

Do you feel called to the diaconate? Would you like to share your story?

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FutureChurch and catholicwomendeacons.org are seeking to surface the names and stories of women who feel called to the diaconate or who are willing to explore a potential call to the diaconate. These 100 women stand ready to explore their call with the church and to respond to the call to serve God and God's church should the tradition of ordaining women deacons be restored.

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