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Our Needs

We are all the time on the look out for more helpers, since a lot of work remains to be done. Please, write to us about your particular skills and interests so that we might be able to suggest how you could be of specific help to us.

We need translators

  • who translate articles that have been published in other languages, such as Italian, Spanish, French, German, Dutch and Polish into English;
  • other translators who gradually translate the English documents on our website into other main languages: French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, and so on.
  • We are very short of such translators and we will gladly accept the help of professional, semi-professional and amateur translators for a wide variety of tasks.

We need people with various skills and computer competence,

such as editing documents for use on the Internet; web promotion; newspaper publicity; academic research; contact follow up.

Our central office is situated in North London, in Rickmansworth, Herts , UK. Those who live within striking distance are very welcome to assist us in our office. We have a number of computers and other office equipment. But in our new technological age so much can also be done through work at home and effective communication.

Have you published articles or written research documents that could be of use to us?

We depend a lot on contributions by people in various specialized areas of academic research. If you happen to have published on any issue relating to the ordination of women, either in a narrow sense or on any theme that is closely related to it, we are extremely grateful for your permission to republish it on our website. We will do our utmost to obtain the permission also of the publisher of the book or magazine in which your contribution appeared.


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See our Documented Appeal to Pope Francis to Request the Re-instatement of the Ordained Diaconate for Women.

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