4 million members, including almost 1,400 clergywomen, who represented about 21 percent of the ordained.
During the twenty-four years that Episcopalians have ordained women, the number of ordained men has tended to decline while the number of clergywomen has increased.
The conflict between the findings among clergymen and clergywomen
has been explained in light of a research tradition which has established how the personality profile of clergymen differs from the profile of men in general and how the personality profile of clergywomen
differs from the profile of women in general.
The final chapter analyzes where clergywomen
are and what they do, what is holding them back, and professional problems.
Fisher's candidacy for the Episcopacy was endorsed by the Black Clergywomen
of the United Methodist Church and the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference delegation and Conference.
We are committed to this pioneering research project on clergywomen within the Anglican Church in the Diocese of Trinidad and Tobago.
For this project, we explored and analyzed the narratives of nine clergywomen who now serve as pioneering female deacons and priests in 31 parishes of the Anglican Church in the Diocese of Trinidad and Tobago.
In Scotland, 40 clergywomen
confronted First Minister Jack McConnell at the Scottish parliament before handing over their manifesto.
What strikes the reader is the overall enthusiastic response of the clergywomen
and their congregants and their optimism about the time to come.
Several Catholic women in the Oakland diocese wear Chiara creations for communion services, but most of the vestments and accompanying stoles (with names like "Mary Magdalene's Garden") have been sold to Episcopal, United Methodist, Lutheran and Presbyterian clergywomen
," Busby said.
She wrote a book for the development of female clergywomen
, citing "Ten Commandments for African-American Clergywomen
He noted that Lutheran women pastors in Germany and Protestant clergywomen
in North America have become the "spokeswomen for radical feminists, especially for lesbians.
One of the most significant differences between many clergywomen and clergymen is that women in the pulpit often relate and communicate differently.
Elizabeth Hoblin Endicott, a United Church of Christ minister at Cotuit Federated Church, a picturesque New England clapboard house of worship on Cape Cod, clergywomen "break barriers that in the past have been hard to get through.
It was then that she met clergywomen
for the first time, and her desire for priesthood was born.