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  • A Europe without priests? 

    Conway, Eamonn (The Furrow, 1996)
    The roles of bishop and priest are still pivotal authority positions in the Roman Catholic Church. Those who hold these positions need the qualities which inspire people, which can draw the best out of them, and which can ...
  • Lay and ordained ministry 

    Connolly, Patrick (The Furrow, 2004)
    In the centuries immediately before Vatican II, the ordained priesthood was understood to be the exclusive locus of ministry in the Catholic Church. Since the Council, things have changed dra matically, and in some parts ...
  • Ministry 

    Conway, Eamonn (NY and London: Routledge, 2008)
    While in practice ministry in the Christian churches is flourishing, theologically speaking it is in a state of some disarray at this time. Prior to the Second Vatican Council the term 'ministry' was not common in Roman ...
  • The non-ordained in ministry 

    Conway, Eamonn (The Furrow, 1995)
    I have been asked by the Pastoral Commission of CORI (formerly the Conference of Major Religious Superiors) to provide some theological reflections arising out of the results of their survey of non-ordained ministers. ...