Catholic Culture Trusted Commentary
Catholic Culture Trusted Commentary


By Diogenes ( articles ) | Jan 19, 2007

Writing in the NCR on the hardships of full-time ministry for a Catholic woman, Karen O'Brien fears her gifts may be wasted on the typical slob-in-the-pew:

Yet I can attest to the fact that not having much support from the home office, or a supportive group of peers in ministry with whom to meet, share and collaborate on a regular basis can slowly kill you, and that a well-educated woman with a master of divinity degree can often feel lonely, isolated and misunderstood when working in areas where the majority of her parishioners do not share her level of education or her theological views.
Have you considered telephone sales?

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