Author Archives: Saint Brigid's

About Saint Brigid's

Saint Brigid of Kildare Catholic Faith Community Society of Calgary is a place of welcome, joy, support, exploration and love for those who desire to participate in the growth and renewal of the Roman Catholic church.

Mary McAleese “The time is now for change in the Catholic Church”

Originally published by Voices of Faith Mary McAleese grew up the eldest of nine children in a tumultuous time in Northern Ireland. Her family was forced to leave the area by Loyalists when The Troubles broke out. She was the … Continue reading

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Ecumenical Catholic Communion ordains its first female bishop

Article posted from www.ncronline.org His Mema, Denise Donato, had just been ordained the first female bishop in the Ecumenical Catholic Communion (ECC). Psalm 82 speaks about wisdom coming “from out of the mouths of babes.” One day Miles will learn that … Continue reading

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MeToo and the maleness of God

The door into the old boys club, through which only whispers emerged about the abusive gender relations that were tolerated within, has been unlocked and flung wide open. The assumed privileges of mostly white men which has allowed society to … Continue reading

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Knock Knock: Level 1 Focusing

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The Sacred Struggle for Peace, Justice & Equality

Roy Bourgeois joined us in Calgary, Alberta, Canada for a special talk about Women’s Ordination, The School of the America’s and LGBT Equality.

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Roy Bourgeois Visit and Presentation

September Mass:  Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 FOR THIS MONTH ONLY, MASS WILL BE ON THIS THIRD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH Guest priest Roy Bourgeois, who was dismissed from his order for his support of women priests, will be visiting us … Continue reading

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Holy Thursday Vatican Embassy Witness

“Holy Thursday Vatican Embassy Witness : From Condemnation to Conversation: Vatican Nuncio Dialogues with Women Priests” by Roy Bourgeois, Jane Via and Janice Sevre-Duszynska From 2002 through 2016, the Vatican has condemned the ordination of women priests. Since the ordination … Continue reading

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