Bishops vote for married priests, call developed world to repent for harming Amazon Oct 28, 2019by Thomas Reese, Religion News Service Vatican City — The synod of bishops meeting in Rome voted on Oct. 26 to recommend the pope allow the ordination of married men as...
Cardinal-designate has defended indigenous people, migrants for decades by Mary Jo McConahay, NCR, September 2019 Huehuetenango, Guatemala — "May I join you?" The first words of the future cardinal, Guatemalan Bishop Álvaro Ramazzini, to the future pope, Argentine...
France: documentary film on abuse suffered by nuns aired on “Arte” channel yesterday. Bishops, “deep indignation, sadness and anger” 6 March 2019 Feelings of “deep indignation, sadness and anger” were expressed by the French Bishops’ Conference and the Conference of...
New Testament Workshop
Saturday 27 April 2019
REDISCOVERING THE JESUS OF THE GOSPELS
How to study the Gospels to discover the truth about Jesus and his Good News
In the course of the workshop led by distinguished local New …
BOOK REVIEW • THE LETTERS OF DENIS HURLEY
Sweeping the clouds away
Towards the end of his extraordinary life, Archbishop Denis Hurley would be called the “guardian of the light”—truly someone who swept the clouds away and let …
Published on National Catholic Reporter (https://www.ncronline.org)
October 3, 2018 at 11:33am
Catholic Women Speak network calls for church reform, focus on women
Theologians and advocates host symposium ahead of youth synod in Rome
by Jamie Manson
The Holy See
LETTER OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS
TO THE PEOPLE OF GOD
“If one member suffers, all suffer together with it” (1 Cor 12:26). These words of Saint Paul
forcefully echo in my heart as I acknowledge once …
NATIONAL CATHOLIC REPORTER
Nov 8, 2017
Papal loyalists become dissidents
by Thomas Reese,
Scripture tells us that they will know that we are Christians by our love (John 13:35), but the media tell us that they will know …
A Better Agenda?
By Rita Ferrone
November 9, 2017
An October 10 press release for the upcoming meeting of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (November 13-14) announced the gathering’s agenda. It consists mostly of reports and committee votes and …