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Priest takes church to task for not ordaining women

Won’t recant despite excommunication

The Rev. Roy Bourgeois spoke at a Congregational church yesterday. The Rev. Roy Bourgeois spoke at a Congregational church yesterday. (Maisie Crow for The Boston Globe)
By Michael Paulson
Globe Staff / August 24, 2009

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WESTON - A prominent priest whose support for women’s ordination has him in trouble with the Catholic Church ratcheted up his confrontation with the hierarchy yesterday, calling the church’s refusal to ordain women a “scandal’’ and “spiritual violence.’’ (Full article: 718 words)

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