Daily Archives: 5 February 2013

CDF: Still Not Getting It

An extended feature up at CNS on a Boston priest assigned to the CDF as point-person on child abuse. (The CDF) asked every bishops’ conference in the world to submit guidelines for assisting victims; protecting children; selecting and training priests … Continue reading

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Reconciliation Lectionary: Baruch 1:15, 17-19, 21-22

The book of Baruch, attributed to Jeremiah’s secretary, is a work of the Jewish community in Exile (not in the Protestant Bible). These verses make their appearance in the Rite of Penance not as a reading, but as the featured … Continue reading

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