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9:15 am
Thu May 29, 2014

Ordained female priest says Mass at St. Francis House

Female Roman Catholic priest Janice Sevre-Duszynska displays a sign she used in protest of the exclusion of women from the priesthood. Sevre-Duszynska visited St. Francis House in Columbia, Missouri on May 28, 2014, to say mass and screen the documentary
Madeline Dufek KBIA

In 1998, Janice Sevre-Duszynska stood up in the middle of an ordination service and shocked her entire congregation when she demanded the Bishop to ordain her into priesthood.

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3:18 pm
Thu March 21, 2013

Mo. Catholic bishops want birth control appeal

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Missouri's Catholic bishops have joined the chorus urging the appeal of a federal court ruling striking down the state's contraception insurance exemption for people with religious or moral objections.

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