BlogIn Our Own Words: FutureChurch's Synodal Sessions Report

Nearly 600 Catholics, representing 170 dioceses participated in FutureChurch's synod listening sessions.

BlogBlack Catholic Women: Faith Leaders We Need More Than Ever

The Catholic Church Wouldn't Be Catholic if it weren't for us.

BlogPope Francis, Meet Your Priest, Ludmila Javorova

Ludmila Javorova is an ordained priest in the Czech church. Her ordination was suppressed by the Vatican after the fall of the Communist regime in 1989. We call on Pope Francis to recognize her ordination and her ministry today.

BlogCatholic Organizations Condemn Storming of US Capitol, Lament Catholic Complicity and Cooperation

As faithful Catholics, we lament the U.S. Catholic community’s complicity and participation in fostering an environment that encouraged and enabled such violence.

BlogVideo: Cecilia González-Andrieu's Keynote Presentation

Dr. Cecilia González-Andrieu offers a beautiful vision of Church for today's realities.

BlogFutureChurch Responds to New Women Deacons Commission

In what appears to be a strategy to avoid ordaining women to the permanent diaconate, Pope Francis appointed members to a second commission on April 8, 2020

BlogWash us, O God, that we might truly be a servant people

FutureChurch Co-Director, Russ Petrus, offers these prayers of the faithful for a Holy Thursday without foot washing.

BlogLollygagging Behind Francis, U.S. Bishop Style; The Minority Voice Grows Stronger, Rings True

There was certainly movement toward a more wholistic Francis approach in the 2019 version of the Voter's Guide, but U.S. bishops effectively excised language that would implicate them in failing to embrace his approach.

FutureChurch NewsFutureChurch Presents Fr. Louis Trivison Award to Marie Collins

Marie Collins is the foremost advocate for justice for survivors of clergy sexual abuse

PrayersVoices that Challenge Liturgy of the Word

This Liturgy of the Word was prepared for use in our 2019 Mary of Magdala Celebrations.

FutureChurch NewsThree Extraordinary New Members Join the FutureChurch Board

We are deeply grateful for the witness of our board members. and our work will be shaped by their prophetic vision.

FutureChurch NewsImagining a Worldwide Strike: Maria 2.0

To see the Maria 2.0 women in action is to believe in its power to break down the patriarchal walls of the Church.

BlogInternational Catholic Reform Network Holds Fifth Meeting in Warsaw

Deborah Rose-Milavec reflects on major moments, insights from the fifth meeting of the the International Catholic Reform Network in Warsaw

BlogDay 5 in Rome: A Day at the Museums

FutureChurch pilgrims receive a warm welcome at the Pio Cristiano museum

BlogDelivering the Goods

"In the end, this church will open to women’s full and equal participation. We are all doing our part to make that a reality."

VoicesRemembering Fr. Mike Crosby

Speaker and award-winning author known for his work in Church reform died on August 5, 2017.

Book ReviewsEveryone Leads by Chris Lowney

Lowney unwraps a definition of leadership that works for his proposed solutions to critical problems besetting today’s Catholic Church

FutureChurch NewsAssociation of U.S. Catholic Priests Annual Assembly held in Atlanta

The theme of this year's AUSCP conference was "Peacemaking in Our Fractured Society" and focused on healing the racial divide in the world and within the Church.

AnalysisIs Amoris Laetitia Good News?

Pope Francis issued Amoris Laetitia, translated The Joy of Love, his post-synodal guidance in the form of an apostolic exhortation.

VoicesAUSCP and FutureChurch Build a Bridge

AUSCP’s vision is to be “a priests’ voice of hope and joy within our pilgrim church.”

AnalysisRethinking Parish Life in the Face of the Impending Priest Shortage

Parish life in the face of the impending priest shortage does not necessarily need to end badly.

FutureChurch NewsVoices of Faith: Opening New Doors for Women’s Leadership Inside the Vatican

Voices of Faith envisions a church and a world that fully recognizes and embraces the gifts, talents and leadership of women.

FutureChurch NewsFutureChurch, Association of U.S. Catholic Priests to Host International Conference of Priest Associations and Reform Organizations

FutureChurch and the Association of U.S. Catholic Priests will host the Third International Conference of Priest Associations and Reform Organizations

Reforming the Church with Pope Francis
Richard Gaillardetz, Ph.D.
Repairing My House
Fr. Michael Crosby
The Gift of Marriage to the Priesthood
Theresa and Anthony Padavano
Church ReformVoices that Challenge Liturgy of the Word

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Young CatholicsChurch for Our Daughters Liturgy of the Word

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Mary of MagdalaWomen of the Word Litany

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