Posted by Katie and Martin on April 20, 2013 in theology, video, women's ordination
Tags: 2013, Concordia, General Convention, General Synod, LCA, Lutheran Church of Australia, Mike Semmler, video, women's ordination
April 20, 2013 at 8:23 pm
How very, very true and a interesting comment I heard the other day is if there was a vote taken at Synod for only men to be pastors it would not be passed
Regards Graham Semmler
Katie and Martin
April 20, 2013 at 10:15 pm
Indeed. It shows how silly the current system is.
What might the LCA be like if there was an AGM of members rather than a synodical structure where power is inordinately in the hands of clergy and committees?
April 20, 2013 at 11:19 pm
Margit, thank you for your lovely word picture of what may have happened as Jesus body is handed down from the cross. Your words remind me that the Gospels reveal this crucial fact: that the very first human being to hold Christ’s sacred body is his mother Mary, a woman.
April 21, 2013 at 11:58 am
Such a simple reality, reminding us of the centrality of women to Jesus’ mission amongst us.
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