Though we are an international Charity, we have special bonds
with the USA. We have a daughter Charity in the USA called
Housetop Center for Womens
- Many of our voluntary workers, academic
advisors and patrons are Americans.
- Half of the visitors who visit our website, that is: 250,000
a year, hail from the U.S.
Anyone who gives us a donation becomes our Friend, of course. But we
invite you to become a Friend and regular
donor, if at all possible. Regular Donors give us $ 96 or more a
year [= $ 8 a month] or £60 or more a year [=£5 a month] .
Please give us your donation online or send a cheque, in either
case, click here.
Note: Our credit card
facility to receive donations is really secure. You can make your donation
through five major credit cards and in the major currencies. Credit card
payments through our site are handled by two reputable firms:
SecureTrading and the NatWest Bank. You will receive two email
acknowledgements of receipt: one from SecureTrading and one from us.
you benefit from being a Friend?
You share in our work as a real
We cannot all do the same thing. Some need to plan, to give
academic advice, to research, to photocopy texts in university libraries, to
coordinate the work. Others need to scan, to proofread, to edit, to transfer
text into HTML format and insert internal and external links. Others again need
to translate into the key languages spoken in our Church. Last not least, some
provide the financial backing through which the basic costs for all this can be
By your regular donation you will ensure that our campaign
will maintain and increase its efficiency.
2. We will send
you our regular electronic Newsletter
Through this we update you regarding new material published on our
website and about other important developments relating to women priests.
3. Last not
least, you will be part of our network of prayer
From the beginning we have always been convinced that our action in
the Church will only be fruitful if it is carried by prayer.
Every week, on Mondays at 12.00 noon Greenwich meantime, we
celebrate a team eucharist in which we reflect on Sacred Scripture, break the
bread and remember our friends and contacts world wide.
"www.womenpriests.org has become a unique resource for our movement and for
all who promote the ordination of women. You have made classic texts accessible
to all which could only be consulted in libraries. You rally international
scholarship in support of our cause. You prove the cultural prejudice of past
theology by irrefutable documentation. You are both academically reliable and
pastorally sensitive. You reach out to many countries through English, Spanish
and other major languages."
Genevieve Chavez , Women's Ordination
Conference USA - June 2002