Religion: Female Divines

Few religious denominations admit women to their ministries. But some women wish Theological training before becoming deaconesses or taking up religio-social work. Last week Yale Divinity School announced that next autumn it will enroll ten female students. The Divinity School will not house the women in its expensive new Georgian quadrangles. They will live in the town and perhaps get a special dormitory later.*

* Preachers were warned last week against "certain unmarried, middle-aged women who are prone to be somewhat hysterical," by Psychiatrist William Samuel Sadler who spoke before the International Council of Religious Education in Chicago. Said he: ''Nearly all...

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