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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

Father Ed Thompson, Prodigal Priest and Father of Mercy

Last week, our family grieved the loss of Father Ed Thompson, a spiritual giant who had an enormous impact on our community. At age 92 he was the oldest active priest in the Diocese of Orlando. 1,925 more words


(11/27/2015) Cain and Genealogy?

Points are shared, today, on inheritance, spiritual adoption, and the absence of Cain from genealogies of the Bible.  Nji Franclin Azong who participates with me in THE BIBLE STUDY GROUP (a Public Group on Facebook presently having 21,347 members), invited discussion by sharing a presentation that included the following on September 30, 2015: 836 more words