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Indeed, for Adiele, ordaining as a Buddhist nun had little to do with being a Buddhist or a nun.
The Bishops suggested that we should evaluate whether or not the 50 years of ordaining women has been a plus for our church.
LIKE HIS BROTHERS AND SISTERS: ORDAINING COMMUNITY LEADERS.
I want my work to live on after me and that is why I am ordaining new priests.
4 million-member denomination has no law to prevent a bishop from ordaining homosexuals as deacons or priests.
They in turn are ordaining more women (and some men).
On the issue of non-celibate gay bishops, he said it is "not unreasonable to seek for a very much wider and deeper consensus before any change is in view, let alone foreclosing the debate by ordaining someone, whatever his personal merits, who was in a practising gay partnership.
Forty years later a bishop sent in a question about ordaining homosexuals to the Congregation for the Clergy.