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Women Are Never Priests

Give this a read.

Very well put…

From Preachers Institute: A convert to Orthodoxy from the Episcopal Church, Ms. Linsley renounced her priestly office in March 2004. She left the Episcopal ministry on the Sunday that Gene Robinson was consecrated and has not entered an Episcopal church since. After years of studying the question of women priests she is persuaded that this innovation is the root cause of the schism within Anglicanism…

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Catholic Nun Burns Herself to Death

Wow!

Police are investigating an incident in which a Catholic nun committed suicide at the weekend at a church compound in Muchatha, Kiambu.

The nun identified as Karimi Njue, burned herself after she received a letter from their headquarters in Nairobi informing her she had been defrocked.

Kiambu OCPD, Samuel Mukinda, said they were told the religious woman set herself on fire using petrol.

“She burnt herself after receiving the letter as her colleagues attended church service on Sunday,” said Mukinda.

Police said they were yet to establish the reason for her defrocking, adding investigation was in progress…

Very sad news this indeed…

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BiblioBlog Top 50 (January 2011)

Is out and back at the old home.

This is the Top Ten:

Rank Blogger Blog Name Alexa Rank
1 Jim West Zwinglius Redivivus 57383
2 Joel L. Watts Unsettled Christianity 82756
3 Brian LePort Near Emmaus: Christ and Text 89268
4 Marc Cortez Scientia et Sapientia 100477
5 Matthew and Madeleine MandM 103305
6 James McGrath Exploring Our Matrix 107445
7 John Loftus Debunking Christianity 135598
8 Jeremy Thompson Free Old Testament Audio Website Blog 169192
9 J. R. Daniel Kirk Storied Theology 171690
10 Rodney A. Thomas, Chad Pressley Political Jesus 176943

The rest here.

There are some good biblioblogs to be enjoyed if you are into Biblical Studies.

In this regard, do also see Dr Jim West with the January Biblical Studies Carnival here.