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Excommunicated US priest laicized for public dissent on ordination of women | LifeSiteNews.com.

MARYKNOLL, NY, November 21, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Vatican’s Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has canonically dismissed Roy Bourgeois from the priesthood because of his public dissent from the Catholic Church’s teaching on the ordination of women. Bourgeois’ dismissal was announced by the Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America, also known as the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers, in a Nov. 19 statement.


Roy Bougeois continues to speak at Catholic dissenter conferences.