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" It is impossible to think of a conversion of our activity as a Church that does not include the active participation of all the members of God’s People."’
'Clericalism, whether fostered by priests themselves or by lay persons, leads to an excision in the ecclesial body that supports and helps to perpetuate many of the evils that we are condemning today. To say “no” to abuse is to say an emphatic “no” to all forms of clericalism.