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Towards a Reasoned and Respectful Conversation About Deaconesses<span class='secondary-title'>St. Phoebe Center for the Deaconess Board</span>
Women in the Church

Towards a Reasoned and Respectful Conversation About DeaconessesSt. Phoebe Center for the Deaconess Board

The St. Phoebe Center for the Deaconess advocates for the reinstitution of the ordained order of deaconesses for the benefit of the Orthodox Church today. We also appreciate that this is a significant issue that prompts a range of opinions, and we consider it to be part of our work to promote empirically grounded conversation.[1]…

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A Dialogue on the Mission of St. Phoebe Center for the Deaconess
Women in the Church

A Dialogue on the Mission of St. Phoebe Center for the Deaconess

ελληνικά  |  ру́сский These essays are part of a series on the diaconate in the Orthodox Church derived from talks delivered at the St. Phoebe Center for the Deaconess “Renewing the Male and Female Diaconate in the Orthodox Church Conference” in Irvine, California in October 2017.   Diaconal Service in Church Administration and Governance I have…

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