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Religion Library: Oriental Orthodoxy

Gender and Sexuality

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Women, although not permitted to be ordained as clergy, may serve the Church as laypersons, deaconesses, or nuns. Clerical celibacy is idealized, although a married man may enter the clergy and in fact is often considered desirable.

 

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