The National Catholic Review

Women in Parish Leadership

Feb 24 2009 - 12:00am | America Podcasts
March 9 Podcast
Mary M. Foley discusses the four years she spent as a pastoral life coordinator in a Midwest parish. Drawing on her article, "Exceptional Pastoring," from the March 9 issue of America, Foley details the responsibilities of a lay leader charged with leading a parish, and the growing pains that can ensue when a woman takes on a role traditionally held by an ordained man. Listen to this episode