English Bishops turn down proposal to ordain married men as priests

According to the Northern Cross, the independent newspaper for the Catholic Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle, Bishop Seamus Cunningham of Hexham and Newcastle proposed a motion on behalf of the Council of Priests in his diocese. During their plenary meeting last month, the Bishops rejected a proposal to ordain married men as priests.The proposal was… Continue reading English Bishops turn down proposal to ordain married men as priests