Daily Archives: 5 November 2016

Cardinal Shift

I nearly missed this news. “To heal Newark” is part of Rocco’s headline. That’s a good story for the people of Northern New Jersey. Bishops, archbishops, and now even a cardinal-to-be routinely switch from auxiliary slots to smaller dioceses as … Continue reading

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Why Christians Sing

As I was reacquainting myself with some of Dr Paul Ford‘s introduction to By Flowing Waters, I was struck by the end of his introduction. He relates the final days of Maximilian Kolbe in the Nazi hunger bunker at Auschwitz, … Continue reading

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Amoris Laetitia 215: Some Brief Advice on Consent From Bishops and Popes

Some testimony from an African Bishops’ Conference and two twentieth century popes: 215. The Kenyan Bishops have observed that “many [young people] concentrate on their wedding day and forget the life-long commitment they are about to enter into.” (Kenya Conference … Continue reading

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