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Points of Order and Parliamentary Paralysis

Shortly after the 2016 General Conference of The United Methodist Church, I wrote a post called General Conference: Four Reflections. Recently that post popped up in my Facebook feed as a memory that I might like to share. 330 more words

General Conference

Dear Bishops

Dear Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales,

Some of us* got a little soggy yesterday in Birmingham, and being called a Nazi wasn’t much fun, but it was a very light and easy cross to bear in the grand scheme of things, and we did it out  of love and witness, and it was on the whole a joyful occasion. 512 more words


Pope Francis to Bishops: Share Gospel and Get Messy

Pope Francis met with Bishops from Quebec in Rome and told them they need to share the Gospel and it will get messy from time to time. 33 more words



Healing Voices Special Recognition

The Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn held its annual Mass for Hope and Healing on April 26, 2017 at Saint Anselm Church. The Mass was well attended by survivors who live locally as well as survivors who came from out of town. 106 more words


And Jesus Wept

Deacon Phil Franco, PhD

“And Jesus wept.”

The verse we just heard in the Gospel, the shortest verse in the entire Bible, is to me, also among the most mysterious. 1,156 more words


report 18 - Ministries council

Number of deliverances – 26
Length of report – 49 pages

whats the report about?
ministries council look after the ministry of the church, primarily hoe the church organises itself to do ministry, the training and recruitment of new ministers. 584 more words