Ordaining Catholic Women?

The news that Pope Francis will create a commission to study ordaining women as deacons broke today. It has generated comment on social media.

For some background reading, try these books by Phyllis Zagano, available at Crux:


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Narnia Out Loud

Now in at Crux — the Narnia Audio Book collection. Love the Chronicles? Love the great actors reading the series:

  • The Magician’s Nephew narrated by Kenneth Branagh
  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe narrated by Michael York
  • The Horse and His Boy narrated by Alex Jennings
  • Prince Caspian narrated by Lynn Redgrave
  • The Voyage of the Dawn Treader narrated by Derek Jacobi
  • The Silver Chair narrated by Jeremy Northam
  • The Last Battle narrated by Patrick Stewart

Yes, you read that right. Patrick Stewart does The Last Battle!

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