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Amid synod process, Catholics continue to call for expanded church roles for women

May 9, 2024

By Heidi Schlumpf | National Catholic Reporter

Excerpt: But the listening sessions are not the only way that FutureChurch is engaging with the synod. A new project, called “Mary Magadalene Goes to the Synod,” addresses the synod’s mention of the need to widen liturgical texts to include “a range of words, images and narratives that draw more widely on women’s experience,” as the October synthesis document said.