Tuesday 12 December 2017

Hierarchy confronted by women's invincible gentleness

Boycotting mass because of the way women are treated by the church is in a tradition of quiet, dignified protest, writes Celia Larkin

Gentleness is invincible

-- Marcus Aurelius

SO often to register your protest you need to psych yourself up for a fight. Rehearse your lines and make sure you have all your ducks in a row. That's what makes Jennifer Sleeman's call for women to boycott mass on Sunday, September 26, to register their wish for change in the church, so captivating.

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