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This article focuses on the on growing realization by the Catholic laity in the U.S. of the need for them to have greater say and involvement in church government following the sexual abuse scandal that has been convulsing the Catholic Church

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Rausch, Thomas P. “The Lay Vocation and Voice of the Faithful,” America 189/9 (September 29, 2003): 8-11.