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Joseph Freeman: In the Lord's Due Time

A friend asked that a read a book about the first black man ordained to the LDS Priesthood after the 1978 revelation:  Joseph Freeman.  (I’ve documented about 6 black men who were… 1,752 more words


Need Men or Priesthood?

I’ve received a few texts like these lately.

We are looking for two priesthood holders to be at the church during the RS activity tonight 6:30-8:30 pm.  

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Priest Once Sought by Castro Continues Weaving Life Tapestry in San Francisco

The greatest sin of all, in Father Guillermo Rodriguez’ estimation, is wasting time.

It’s a fault he has studiously avoided all his life, particularly in the 60 years he’s been a priest. 1,152 more words


Last Priest from Dachau Concentration Camp Dies at 102

The last Catholic priest to have been imprisoned in the Dachau concentration camp has died at age 102.

Father Hermann Scheipers was a young priest in 1940 when he was arrested by the Nazis and taken to the camp, near Munich. 457 more words


Pope Francis Celebrates Jubilee of Priests on the Feast of the Sacred Heart

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Friday morning, the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, celebrated the Jubilee for Priests, inviting clergy to reflect on two hearts: “the Heart of the Good Shepherd, and our own heart as priests.” 997 more words

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How Benedict XVI Opened the Door to My Priesthood Despite a "Disability"

Rosario Vitale is a good-natured young man. He is joyful. He always has a smile, encouragement and words of hope for everyone. He always says, “My life is a grace.” 897 more words

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Catholic Clergy & The New Thinking

The article below by Father Robert Mann SCJ, who is billed to speak at our forthcoming Conference, featured on an American blog, Aka Catholic, recently, entitled… 2,316 more words