For ages decisions in the Roman Catholic Church were taken by the the pope on base of what bishops, especially cardinals would tell him. It was difficult for him to discover whether ordinary church members had a different opinion.
Now pope Francis wants to have the opinion taken from all ranks of baptized Catholics before the next international gathering of bishops. Therefore we created a questionnaire
In favor, against or neither
a.Equal rights for women
b Equal rights for LGBT people
c. Equal rights for (re)married people
d. Allow priests to be married
e. Devision of power in the Church.
f. Judging about family issues entrusted to married people.
g. Creation of an independent court of appeal
h. Have representatives of all ranks of baptized participating in Councils.
a. Many functions are not availabl for women.
b. LGBT people are qulifid as abnormal.
c. Maried people are excluded from ordination. Remarried people are excluded from communion.
d. Ordained people are not allowed to marry.
e. The structure of the Church is monarchical.. Bishops are heard. Non-clerics's opinioni is not taken serious.
f. Non of the church judges have a family of their own.
g. After a verdict it is impossible to appeal on a higher court independent from the hiërarchy.