At the request of Pope Francis, the Vatican has decreed that the Holy Thursday foot-washing will be open to women and girls.
Catholic leaders have avoided blocking gay couples from having their children baptized, but a move by a Wisconsin bishop could force church leaders to establish clearer rules.
Is it blasphemy to wash the feet of women at Holy Thursday Mass? There is no simple answer to that question.
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