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from the Thee-O-Sophia dept.
When I recently performed the office of Deacon at Gnostic Mass, I was asked by the Priestesss to end the Litany with the phrase, "and all female Gnostic Saints." Since the current list of Saints is exclusively XY-chromosomes only, it got me to thinking about two things:
In regards to Question (1), somebody once explained the rather esoteric reason to me, but it was a bit too subtle for my admittedly rather prosaic thinking. Anyone want to take a crack at saying just why the Saints have to be all guys?
As for (2), here are three of my candidates:
I'm sure there must be many others that can be added to this list. Anyone?
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