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A Voice from the Margins of the Church

A Voice from the Margins of the Church

Friday, July 3, 2015
Sister Rita Mboshu: “Some nuns are selling what they gave to the Lord to be able to live”

Translator’s Note: I wanted to make this story available in English because I want to see the Church

Conservative Catholics and Laudato Si’

Laudato Si’ – Magistra No

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Francis: The Environment Encyclical
There is something a little endearing about watching some conservative Catholics wrestle with the fact that they are dissenting from papal teaching.

New IMWAC Coordination Team for 2015/16

NEW IMWAC COORDINATION TEAM

Chair: Sigrid Grabmeier (DE)
Past-Chair: Martha Heizer (AT)
Treasurer: Colm Holmes (IRL) assisted by Henk Baars (NL)
Media: Christian Weisner (DE) + team of Brendan Butler (IRL) and Marianne Duddy-Burke (USA)
Communications: Valerie Stroud (UK) + …

WAACSA Submission to the 2015 Family Synod

SUBMISSION TO THE XIV ORDINARY GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF BISHOPS
4–25 OCTOBER 2015
from
WE ARE ALL CHURCH SOUTH AFRICA

This is our response to the Preliminary Question of the Relatio Synodi. We are a group of approximately 300 Catholics in …

Dialogue between WAACSA and the SACBC

RESPONSE TO A REQUEST FOR A MEETING BETWEEN WE ARE ALL CHURCH SOUTH AFRICA AND THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN CATHOLIC BISHOPS’ CONFERENCE

In October I wrote a detailed letter to the SACBC explaining that at our last meeting with Archbishop Nxumalo, …

Ban on Married Eastern Catholic Priests Eased

Ban on married Eastern Catholic priests eased, no relief for India
Published on: 4:01 pm, November 18, 2014    Story By: mattersindia.com

Reversing a century’s worth of precedents, forged in disputes that split immigrant churches in Pennsylvania and elsewhere, the Vatican …