Reports of the Ordinations of Womenpriests, 2006
in Switzerland, organized by the group
RC -Womenpriests in Europe West
Ordination of a womandeacon and womanpriests on June 24th, 2006 in Rorschach Switzerland on a boat on Lake Constance: Womanbishop Dr. Ida Raming lays hands on the new womandeacon. In the background priest Rod Stephens, master of ceremonies.
Laying on of hands by women- and men-friends: From left: Womanpriest Dr. Iris Müller, Genevieve Beney, the first womanpriest of France, Marleen Wjedeveeld from Holland and Cantor Herbert Thauer from Germany.
Womanbishop Dr. Ida Raming lays hands on the new womenpriests.
We have three new womenpriests.
The community at the Altar.
The new womenpriests receive their stoles.
Womanbishop Dr. Patricia Fresen annoints the hands of Dr. Jane Via.
At the celebration of the Eucharist.