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Küng Claim: Dogma of Infallibility Up For Discussion - How Likely Is That?

Fr. Hans Küng, the Swiss theologian, has told The Tablet that he has received a letter from Pope Francis that responds to his “request to give room to a free discussion on the dogma of infallibility”.     1,214 more words

Kasperite Parish - Preferred Model

“Last month the front page of the Hallam News carried an article by Bishop Ralph which begins a series of explorations of how we as a Diocese can respond to Jesus’ invitation to “Put Out into Deep Water”.” … 2,231 more words

T is for Trump and the Pope

A brute of a man arrives for an interview for a top executive job.  Despite having a good CV, he has no direct experience for the job.  507 more words

Blog Hop

Mother...or Other?

I look at the form. It is the 2016-2017 stewardship questionnaire from my local parish —my commitment to volunteerism and financial support for the coming year. 604 more words

Life Lessons

SSPX Regularisation In Year of Mercy?

On April 1 this year, reports emerged that the Superior General of the Society of St Pius X (SSPX) was welcomed with open arms at the Vatican by the man some regard as the most liberal pope of all time.   765 more words

Does God care how I address Him?

I tried to pray today. But it seems I’ve forgotten how.

When I was a little girl, right after my mother turned my bed back and I brushed my teeth and changed into my princess nightgown, I used to crouch on my knees, hands clasped together, head bent, eyes closed and repeat the words to “Jesus Tender Sheppard Hear Me …” But as I got older, my bedtime ritual changed. 443 more words


Confessions of an ex-traddie (as if...)

The very telling article below is the work of Damian Thompson (pictured), associate editor of The Spectator and editorial director of the Catholic Herald, who is widely regarded as a “traditionalist” Catholic journalist.   1,137 more words