Tags » Bishops

The relationship between the French episcopate and clerical power in the 20th century

From “Aristocrat or Zealot?  Another Way to Think about Bishops” by Massimo Faggioli at commonwealthmagazine.org, http://bit.ly/1Vr2d5y , retrieved 30 May 2016.

…[I]n 20th-century France there were basically two kinds of bishops. 220 more words

Consecration of Russia: God Got It Wrong! - World Apostolate of Fatima

Martin Blackshaw (aka blogger Athanasius) writes…

Alerted by the comment of a blogger here a few weeks ago, concerning a website claim by the W… 2,042 more words

The Application of Amoris Laetitia ...

In a bulletin from St. Anne Chicoutimi parish in Canada this past April we can see the real effects of the Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia. 254 more words

Pectoral Cross

#301 The #pectoralcross worn by bishops serves as a reminder of how close God is to a Bishop’s heart. I #pray for #bishops, #priests, #deacons, and all #followersofchrist, that they would walk closer with God each day, hear Him, more clearly, and be comforted by His peaceful presence. Amen


A Needed Pause - Round 2

Recently, I wrote a post about the General Conference decision to take a “pause” on decisions regarding the language in our Discipline concerning human sexuality. I know that there are many that are pained in one way or another about this pause. 3,013 more words

Just Part Of The Journey Home

Philippines' Duterte says he will defy Church with three-child policy

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte said he will defy the Roman Catholic Church and seek to impose a three-child policy, putting him on a new collision course with the bishops a day after he called them”sons of whores”. 425 more words

Money Matters

Duterte and the Catholic Church: a useless battle?

Some people think that Duterte should choose his battles and that his recent tirade against the Roman Catholic church is a useless effort. Obviously, this is the fight that Duterte have taken. 913 more words