However, the first section of the Congregation’s Declaration Inter insigniores on the ordination of women, issued October 15, ,2 presented a sampling of the . Circumstances and origin of the Declaration ‘Inter Insigniores’. 1. The question of the admission of women to the ministerial priesthood seems. Inter Insigniores. Declaration of the Sacred Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith on the question of the admission of women to the.

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Another objection is based upon the transitory character that insigmiores claims to see today in some of the prescriptions of Saint Paul concerning women, and upon the difficulties that some aspects of his teaching raise in this regard.

Declaration on the Question of Admission of Women to the Ministerial Priesthood

This is no surprise, for the questions that the Word of God brings before us go beyond the obvious. The latter, moreover, and Saint Catherine of Siena, have left writings so rich inger spiritual doctrine insihniores Pope Paul VI has included them among the Doctors of the Church.

Please, credit this document as published by www. It is understandable that the partisans of a change in discipline bring all their efforts to bear against the significance of this fact. Quite a different matter is the official and hierarchical function of teaching the revealed message, a function that presupposes the mission received from Christ by the apostles and transmitted by them to their successors.

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The essential meaning of the choice of the Twelve should rather be sought in the totality of their mission cf. Insigbiores this point too it is clear from the history of the apostolic period that there is no foundation for this explanation. Ecumenism and the Lack Thereof ………. Please, support our campaign for women priests.


Some who also wished to explain this fact by a symbolic intention of Jesus: It is true that these facts do not make the matter immediately obvious. And, still on the same point, St Thomas recalls: This teaching requires definitive assent, since, founded on the written Word of God, and from the beginning constantly preserved and applied in the Tradition of the Church, it has been set forth infallibly by the ordinary and universal Magisterium cf.

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He argues from the greatness of the priestly tasks to the inability of all women and of most men to perform them: Roman Catholic Women Priests. Dictum Gratiani in Caus. The various arguments capable of clarifying this important problem have been submitted to a critical examination. Therefore there is no reason for accusing him of prejudices insignoires women, when we note the trust that he shows towards them and the collaboration that he asks of them in his apostolate.

It is sometimes said and written in books and periodicals that some women feel that they have a vocation to the priesthood. The Institute is known for issuing academic reports and statements on relevant issues in the Church.

It is here that St Thomas and St Bonaventure require that the sign inskgniores have natural meaningfulness. The very phrase reported in Le Monde of September used by J.

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In reality, the inaigniores of women to the pastoral office seemed to raise no strictly theological problem, in that these communities had rejected the sacrament of order at the time of their separation from the Roman Church.

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The other text is 1 Tim. Therefore we do not advise it; for it is unsafe, or rather unlawful and impious.

The passage describes a Gnostic religious service with overtones of magic: I, qa 1; cf. Firmilian The third citation is from Firmilian, bishop of Caesarea in Cappadocia, d. On the day of Pentecost, the Holy Spirit filled them all, men and women Acts 2: The text of the declaration stresses the fact that, in spite of the privileged place Mary had in the upper room after the ascension, she was not designated for entry into the college of the twelve at the time of the election of Matthias.

Otto Zeller, That would require extensive citations from every period of patristic teaching, and would exceed the unavoidable limits of such a document.

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But in these texts it is only a question of their participation in the eschatological judgment. It is true that the Jewish mentality did not accord great value to the witness of women, as is shown by Jewish law.