Pope's Amazon synod proposes married priests, female leaders


They say that the change of the Catholic Church now with the eight o'clock reporter Brian combs breaking now pressuring the pope will out priests to marry and to move more women into leadership roles church leaders from across South America say is critical to the future the Catholic Church in that region awfully bishops from the Amazon urge the Vatican to ordain married men to address the shortage of priests in the region the majority of bishops from nine Amazonian countries also called for the Vatican to reopen the debate on ordaining women as deacons they say it's urgent for the church in the Amazon to promote and confirm ministries for men and women in an equitable way the bishops made the proposals in the final document for three weeks ended on the Amazon Meghan Williams ABC news

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