VATICAN CITY – A new Vatican outreach initiative to listen to women hit a sour note before it even got off the ground: The sexy blonde on its Internet promo video came under such ridicule that it was quickly taken down.
But the program is going ahead, and an inaugural meeting this week will study women’s issues in ways that are utterly new for the Holy See.
WATCH ABOVE: A video posted to the Pontifical Council of Culture’s YouTube channel appealing for “viewpoints of women’s priorities for Vatican Assembly.”
No, there is no talk of ordaining women priests.
But the working paper for the Pontifical Council of Culture’s plenary assembly on “Women’s Cultures: Equality and Difference” speaks about opening the church’s doors to women so they can offer their skills “in full collaboration and integration” with men.
It denounces plastic surgery as…
View original post 806 more words