Clericalism: The Death of Priesthood

Originally published October 2018

EXCERPT: All priests are infected with this disease of clericalism, and many lay persons as well. This August Commonweal cited Cardinal Blase Cupich’s reference to “attitudes of power, privilege and entitlement” among the ordained and “a structure that protects them from accountability.” Cupich will be a keynoter at AUSCP’s 2019 Assembly in St. Louis which will explore God’s Priestly People: The Baptized and The Ordained. CLICK HERE to read Bob’s blog.