Women in the Church
The role of women in the church is one that causes much contention, but Fr Wilfred Harrington, a Dominican theologian says that this stem from the culture of the day and not from a true understanding of Christianity.
Wilfred talks about how women in the early Church played a very prominent role. He says there is evidence of this in St Paul’s letters, despite the common interpretation that St Paul with an anti-women . He talks about changing the perception of Paul in his lectures and also how the question of female priests or even male priest does not appear anywhere in the New Testament.