Daily Archives: 14 December 2005

Adoption Assistance

CNS reported last week that the Metuchen Diocese has inaugurated an adoption assistance program for employees that offers both financial assistance and paid time off, believed to be the first such program in any U.S. Catholic diocese.   A positive … Continue reading

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A Man of Science

Rock and Amy had the news of the US’s latest bishop yesterday, but I’ll chime in with two or three comments: Clearly, any time the bishop is chosen from among the clergy of a diocese, this is a laudable development. … Continue reading

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John of the Cross (II)

John of the Cross –Rebecca Seiferle He is not here in Fontiveros, Spanish Nebraska of his birth. The red brick granary fills with nothing but wheat, and the empty plaza has forgotten the name of Juan de Yepes, grandson of … Continue reading

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John of the Cross

Today is the feast day of St John of the Cross. This is part of a homily for John of the Cross – entitled “How Is It God Loves Us?” – delivered by Fr John Sullivan, OCD, prior of the … Continue reading

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