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Bishop's Mantle

The photo shows the dismantling of the previous chainmaille Bishop’s mantle, which did not have enough increases throughout to allow for proper flow and lay while worn.  118 more words

Pope Francis' Address to the Synod Fathers

Here, courtesy of Zenit, is the full text of Pope Francis’ concluding address at the Synod on the Family, for which the bishops’ standing ovation was well deserved.  1,963 more words


New Chicago archbishop ditches $14 million mansion

Daniel Burke, CNN Belief Blog Editor

(CNN) – Chicago’s new archbishop does not plan to live in the $14 million mansion that housed many of his predecessors but was seen by some Catholics as out of touch with Pope Francis’ emphasis on simplicity. 225 more words

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Bishop Daniel Thomas of Toldeo, OH

The Most Rev. Daniel Thomas, latterly auxiliary bishop of Philadelphia will be installed today as the IX bishop of Toldeo in Ohio. His arms (above) show the arms of the See impaled with his personal arms, assumed at the time he became a bishop. 26 more words



<<<<<<<<<<<<< THE MITRE HAT >>>>>>>>>>>>>

The priests of Dagon were known by their “Mitre Hat” which resembled an open …mouth of a fish (the sea serpent or sa-TAN). 270 more words


DR CONGO: Bishops Strongly Condemn Religious Attack in Lodja

KINSHASA, OCTOBER, 17, 2014 (CISA) – Episcopal Conference of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (CENCO) has condemned the attack on two catholic priests. 251 more words


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Catholic Bishops veto gay-friendly proposals (Pope Francis Defeated??)

Pope Francis appears to have lost out to powerful conservatives in the Roman Catholic church after bishops scrapped language that had been hailed as a historic warming of attitudes towards gay people. 72 more words