If Catholic Church Allows Women Priests and Marriage, It Could Decrease, if Not Cure Child Abuse

Epigraph:

Then We caused Our Messengers to follow in their footsteps; and We caused Jesus, son of Mary, to follow them, and We gave him the Gospel. And We placed in the hearts of those who accepted him compassion and mercy. But monasticism which they invented for themselves — We did not prescribe it for them — for the seeking of Allah’s pleasure; but they did not observe it with due observance. Yet We gave those of them who believed their due reward, but many of them are rebellious. (Al Quran 57:27)

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Written and collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times

I am not going to prove my assertion with a detailed article, as this claim is self evident to me.

However, I will make my case by collecting articles over time, which show the enormity of the problem and support my solutions.  This will be work in progress.

Trump’s presidency has a silver lining in as much as it has shown many that political and religious debates are often governed by black and white or dogmatic thinking.  Therefore, let me say, read on and in the words of Sir Francis Bacon, “Read not to contradict … but to weigh and consider.”

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