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About CWC

The Catholic Women’s Council (CWC) is a global umbrella group of Roman Catholic networks working for the full recognition of dignity and equality in the Church.

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Read the CWC’s open letter to Pope Francis regarding changing the title of his most recent encyclical ‘Fratelli Tutti’. We highlighted why this title is completely lacking of the representation of half of the church’s members – women.

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The dignity of every human being is inviolable – it is within us and given by God, no one else. Equality is what women continue to strive for from generation to generation. The Catholic Women’s Council invites you to discover what dignity and equality mean to you as a Catholic, and how our skills, talents and expertise as women should be used to benefit the Church into the future.

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