Pope says more study needed on role of women deacons in early Church

Pope Francis speaks to reporters during the flight from Skopje to Rome, at the end of his apostolic journey to Bulgaria and North Macedonia, May 7, 2019. Maurizio Brambatti/Pool via REUTERS

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (Reuters) – Pope Francis said on Tuesday more study was needed on the role of women deacons in the early Christian Church, which eventually could affect decisions on the role of women today. Speaking to reporters on the plane returning from a trip to Bulgaria and North Macedonia, Francis was asked […]

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