Francis, elected last month as the first non-European pope in 1,300 years, said women had always had a special mission in the Church as “first witnesses” of Christ’s resurrection, and because they pass belief onto their children and grandchildren.
While we have to be careful to not try to interpret more than the Holy Father intends, I believe his central point is worth meditation – women are to be the witnesses of the resurrection in the world. Yep. Lots of meditation on that one.
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