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Evolution is our Most Fundamental Reality

Evolution is our Most Fundamental Reality

EVOLUTION IS OUR MOST FUNDAMENTAL REALITY by Ilia Delio, NCR, July 2019 We are living in the midst of several major crises, including the environment and the institutional church. Does academic theology play a role here as well? Well, yes. As co-creators, we can begin...

Pope Francis and the Eucharist

Pope Francis and the Eucharist

'Let's not wait for the theologians,' says Pope Francis about sharing the Eucharist by Thomas Reese by Religion News Service, 6 June 2019 On the plane returning to Rome from Romania, Pope Francis made an extraordinary statement on the role of theology in ecumenical...

Book Review by Anthony Egan SJ

IN THE CLOSET OF THE VATICAN: POWER, HOMOSEXUALITY, HYPOCRISY by Frédéric Martel (London: Bloomsbury Continuum 2019); ISBN: 978-1-4729-6614-8; xv+, 555pp. When a massive book as sensational and controversial as Frédéric Martel’s In the Closet of the Vatican: Power,...

Sex  Abuse Crisis in the Catholic Church

Sex Abuse Crisis in the Catholic Church

Sex abuse crisis in the Catholic Church – Face the systemic issues

By Russell Pollitt• 31 August 2018

The latest wave of sexual abuse revelations by Catholic clergy has rightly caused outrage and anger globally. After the 2002 expose in …

Rise for Climate mobilisation

Rise for Climate mobilisation

6th July 2018 – The Vatican, Rome. As a co-organiser of the global Rise for Climate mobilisation, 350.org welcomes today’s call by Pope Francis for ‘citizens’ pressure groups’ to take action ahead of the Global Climate Action Summit that is …