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Women should have vote at synod say superiors general

VATICAN (CNS): Although bishops should make up the majority of voting members at a Synod of Bishops, the fact that the body is only consultative means women should be included as full members just as priests and religious brothers are, said the superiors general of the Dominicans, the Jesuits and the Conventual Franciscans who are voting members of the synod, at a Vatican briefing on October 15.

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