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diaconate

the office, sacramental status, or period of office of a deacon
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However, in a conference presentation of 17 Oklahoma men entering the diaconate, Ashworth and Dilks (2012) found deacons were rigid and moralistic with perfectionistic tendencies.
The Iona Report is part of a much larger renewal of the diaconate in the Canadian Anglican church that has been taking place since the 1980s, explained the Rev.
It is a detailed and erudite historical analysis of the ordination of women to the diaconate in the East.
The aim of the project is to provide vocational training for workers Silesian Diaconate and other collaborating organizations at all levels of management.
In the present: when was the diaconate rejuvenated, and why?
These women were to be trained in nursing and other diaconal arts and receive a general Christian education, after which they would return to their hometowns to care for the sick and needy, theoretically in cooperation with one of the local daughter societies for the female diaconate.
The three areas of ministry priesthood, diaconate, lay ministry are not parallel lines that don't connect.
The vexed question of the ordination of women in the Catholic Church (1) has widespread and deep implications for ecumenical dialogue between and among churches that ordain women, either to the diaconate or to priesthood or to both.
Two separate, competent studies devote fourteen pages to the activity of women in the church; one details the more traditional Woman's Missionary Union and one focuses on the less familiar, yet significantly expanding, roles of women as members and leaders of church committees and the diaconate and as ordained members of the professional church staff.
He added: "The ordination to the diaconate of nine students from Maynooth College is a source of joy for the staff and students.
Y, and the author of several books in Catholic studies -- including "Holy Saturday: An Argument for the Restoration of the Female Diaconate in the Catholic Church.
Boarding the riverboat Majestic, 400 people attended the first ordination in the United States of Roman Catholic women to the priesthood and diaconate.