Abuse scandal linked to status of women in Church

The Tablet

June 16, 2020

By Christa Pongratz-Lippitt

It is a ‘matter of urgency’ to have more women in leading positions: Cardinal Marx

Cardinal Reinhard Marx has reiterated how urgent it is to appoint more women leaders in the Church.

“Changes in this field are really urgent and must be pressed ahead with,” he warned. “We talk a lot about the Church’s new social form and on no other point is this reflected more clearly”, Marx said last week.

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