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Women now hold 85 percent of parish ministry positions open to non-clergy, but have made few inroads into high-ranking jobs such as diocesan chancellors, canon lawyers or marriage tribunal members. Catholics for a Free Choice, an independent group pushing for gender equality in the church, says women hold 19 percent of the top 5,400 non-clergy posts in the U.S., up just three percent from 1988.Post your opinion on theThe Sexesbulletin board.