Social Justice

Women are Called to be Priests

Together We Can

Develop small worshipping communities

Promote inclusive liturgies and sacraments

Stand against the exploitation of women in the Church and  the world

Respect the diversity of all human families

Promote the concerns for all life

Respect the rights of women to follow their consciences

Affirm that “all are God’s children”

Support racial justice

Welcome immigrants and refugees

Protect our planet

Make world peace the goal of all humanity

In his 1968 commentary on the Second Vatican Council’s document, Gaudium et Spes, Joseph Ratzinger writes:  “Over the pope…there still stands one’s own conscience, which must be obeyed before all else, if necessary, even against the requirement of ecclesiastical authority.” 

We are called to be priests and together RCWP Women Priests:

  • Respect the rights of all persons to follow their consciences

  • Respect the diversity of all human families

  • Promote the concerns for all life

  • Affirm that All Are God’s Children


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