Table of contents for Goodbye father : the celibate male priesthood and the future of the Catholic Church / Richard A. Schoenherr ; edited with an introduction by David Yamane.

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Part I Celibacy, Patriarchy, and the Priest Shortage

1 Celibate Exclusivity Is the Issue

2 Compulsory Celibacy and the Priest Shortage

Part II Social Change in Organized Religion

3 Toward a Theory of Social Change in Organized Religion

4 The Transpersonal Paradigm

5 The Special Character of Organized Religion

6 Forces for Change in Catholic Ministry

Part III Conflict and Paradox

7 Unity and Diversity

8 Immanence and Transcendence

9 Hierarchy and Hierophany

Part IV Coalitions in the Catholic Church

10 Bureaucratic Counterinsurgency in Catholic History

11 Priestly Coalition

12 Prophetic Coalition

Part V Continuity and Change

13 The Collapse of Celibate Exclusivity

14 Goodbye Father

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Catholic Church -- Clergy.
Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Supply and demand.
Celibacy -- Catholic Church.
Lay ministry -- Catholic Church.
Christian leadership -- Catholic Church.
Power (Christian theology)
Catholic Church -- Government.
Patriarchy -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.