Don’t altogether dismiss ‘clericalism’

Don’t altogether dismiss ‘clericalism’ Parishioners attend a socially-distanced Christmas Eve Mass in the Church of Christ the King, Omagh, Co. Tyrone.

There is a contradiction at the heart of much Catholic discourse over the future of the Church – and faith. Or so it seems to me. The experience of synodality indicates that we must face a future in which there is more involvement by the laity, and less “clericalism”. There is much criticism of times…

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