Listen: Pope hails 'irreplaceable contribution' of women
"Washington? Pope Francis is hailing women as peacemakers on this International Women's Day Francis, marked Women's Day by hailing the irreplaceable contribution of women to fostering peace. He made the comments Friday and a meeting with the American Jewish Committee. Francis has vowed to give more decision making roles to women in the Catholic church where the priesthood and therefore the highest ranks of authority are reserved to men. Some feminists have bristled at Francis has frequent use of the term feminine genius. And his focus"