Skip to comments.Iowa City woman seeks ordination, but wants to remain Catholic
Posted on 05/27/2010 1:09:53 AM PDT by iowamark
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It doesn't 'call for it' - the process is completely automatic. The moment she gets 'ordained', she's out. She's not going to get a Hallmark card.
Mary, you're going to be going on a journey. We pray that Christ will sustain you and lead you back.
You can believe anything you want.
But you cant believe whatever you want and be a Catholic.
There is this thing called doctrine which defines the beliefs of Catholics. If you do not believe in these things you are free in this country to seek out others who believe as you do.
Just dont call yourselves Catholic.
She can call herself a devout Catholic, but she isn’t since she is CHOODING to EX-COMMUNICATE HERSELF!! Pray for your soul, Mary Kay.
Women are not allowed to be deacons in the Catholic Church either. The artcle says she’s already an ordained Catholic deacon.
(Told ‘ya so!) This is how it starts, back “when” this wouldn’t have even made the news ... but now it is taken seriously. Watch this church crumble like the Episcopal church did ... Lib termites chewing on the pews.
Hardly. Unlike the Episcopal church, the Catholic church does not attempt to determine truth by majority vote. The impossibility of ordaining women is already infallibly taught, and will never change.
She'll get "ordained," she'll be automatically excommunicated by the very act, the church won't budge, and that will be it. She'd have better luck trying to move Mt. Everest around.
She may think she is.
The moment she got 'ordained' 20 years ago was when she was out.
Oh wait....never mind.
Ithaca: The City of Evil
Iowa City: Sister City of the City of Evil
Sometimes you can’t have everything you want. She’ll have to choose between ordination or Catholicism.
Yeah, right. That's what we thought too. Look at this "infallible" church ... not defrocking abusive priests, allowing Pelosi, et al Communion ... one baby step at a time, it's headed for the same cliff. The progressives are in your pews ... and they don't believe in "infallible" ... remember what Obama said about the "infallible" Constitution? It's "restrictive." :-)
At the Last Supper, Christ left Himself quite literally with us until the end of time. If the words during the consecration at Mass are correctly stated, the bread and wine become the True Body and Blood of Our Lord, Jesus Christ. (It doesn’t matter what the progressives in the pews think in that regard.)
“Kusner, a self-described devout Catholic, is an ordained Catholic Church deacon and has been a University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics chaplain for more than 20 years. She sees the irony in deciding to go against the church to which shes devoted her life. “
You can’t start a life of fidelity with disobedience and a fabrication.
It would be like starting a marriage by rubbing an affair in your spouses face.
UH, deacons can’t give blessings (except as a private person can give blessings) and of course women can’t be deacons in the Catholic church.
So where did the reporter get this claim?
She was ordained a deacon by Womenpriests.
It will matter when the “secular” world takes over your church and a woman hands you the cookie. You are “BELIEVING” that it won’t happen ... that is what we thought in the Episcopal Church, we had all our laws and doctrines and BELIEFS ... but if you allow these people ANY kind of control within your church, it will change forever, just as the USA is changing. Don’t be BLIND to it, the person sitting beside you might think a woman priest is a good idea. Find them, root them out, use the church laws you have now to get rid of them. I say again ... Pelosi getting communion? The church looks the other way and allows it ... Notre Dame? Look at the creeping socialism happening within your church, one “progressive baby step” at a time. BELIEVE as you will, but they are among you ... and NO INSTITUTION is safe from them.
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