Bishop Egan steadfast about denying communion to pro-abort, SSM politicians despite opposition

In his latest interview Bishop Egan told LifeSiteNews:

“My basic point was a simple one: that those who do not believe in and/or do not practice the main doctrines of our Catholic faith should not go forward to receive Holy Communion in a Catholic Church. They are not in communion with the Catholic Church. Politicians . . . → Read More: Bishop Egan steadfast about denying communion to pro-abort, SSM politicians despite opposition

The Tablet alleges Archbishop-designate Malcolm McMahon supports communion for divorced and re-married

Archbishop-designate Malcolm McMahon

In an interview with The Tablet Archbishop-designate Malcolm McMahon indicates support for admitting divorced and re-married to Holy Communion:

‘Work affecting future generations is also coming later this year with the Synod on Marriage and Family Life in Rome of which Bishop McMahon says he is “expecting great things”. This could . . . → Read More: The Tablet alleges Archbishop-designate Malcolm McMahon supports communion for divorced and re-married

Continuity Rupture Modernists Traditionalists

POSTED BY Scary Goat

“Continuity/rupture/Modernists/Traditionalists.

I would like to discuss the situation where we have been presented with the “hermeneutic of reform in continuity” and both “extremes” of modernism and Traditionalism are considered as seeing rupture and are therefore in error.

Firstly, if continuity is obvious, why would we need to be told to apply . . . → Read More: Continuity Rupture Modernists Traditionalists

A&B section of Acta – Meeting at Roffey, near Horsham – 25th March 2014

POSTED BY Nicolas Bellord

“A&B section of Acta – Meeting at Roffey, near Horsham – 25th March 2014

I arrived a few minutes late and the meeting had started and was engaged in reviewing the minutes of the Eastbourne meeting.  Someone asked why there were several exclamation marks after the name of Nicolas Bellord.  Then . . . → Read More: A&B section of Acta – Meeting at Roffey, near Horsham – 25th March 2014

JOBS FOR THE BOYS AND GIRLS – PROVIDED YOU BUY THE TABLET

POSTED BY Augustine

“JOBS FOR THE BOYS AND GIRLS – PROVIDED YOU BUY THE TABLET

From The Tablet website:

“Catholic Jobs is the official job site of The Tablet. The Tablet is a British Catholic weekly journal that has been published continually since 1840. Current affairs, politics, social issues, literature and the arts with a . . . → Read More: JOBS FOR THE BOYS AND GIRLS – PROVIDED YOU BUY THE TABLET

Michael Petek on statutory marriage and the heterobond

POSTED BY  Michael Petek

“Chauffeurs, photographers and caterers will break the law if they do not provide services to same-sex couples getting married on conscience grounds, the government’s equality watchdog has said.

In accordance with new rules introduced yesterday, businesses such as florists, hoteliers and wedding planners could have to pay thousands of pounds in . . . → Read More: Michael Petek on statutory marriage and the heterobond

It is possible to stem the tide against ‘Gay Marriage’

POSTED BY John Thomas

John asks “PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SUCCESS OF THIS INITIATIVE

It is possible to stem the tide against ‘Gay Marriage’ and other abberations

Everyone please pray that this initiative will succeed and survive the inevitable onslought from the homo mafia and ther fellow travellers

(h/t to the Eponomous Flower) Slovakia: Constitutional . . . → Read More: It is possible to stem the tide against ‘Gay Marriage’

The Pope defines the mission of the Congregation for Bishops and the characteristics of the apostles’ sucessors

POSTED by Jeremiah

“Vatican City, 27 February 2014 (VIS) – This morning, in the Sala Bologna of the Vatican Apostolic Palace, Pope Francis presided over a meeting of the Congregation for Bishops, whose prefect is Cardinal Marc Ouellet, P.S.S., and gave an address to those present regarding the mission of this congregation and the criteria . . . → Read More: The Pope defines the mission of the Congregation for Bishops and the characteristics of the apostles’ sucessors

Blessed Elena Aiello – A neglected source of understanding for the times we live in?

POSTED BY PAT

“In the light of recent events in Russia, I would like to draw PtP readers attention to the prophecies of Blessed Elena Aiello, who was beatified in 2011, particularly concerning Russia”

http://www.mysticsofthechurch.com/2011/09/blessed-elena-aiello-mystic-stigmatic.html

M Donnelly:  Thank you Pat.  I had not come across Blessed Elena Aiello before.  Some challenging things to prayerfully reflect . . . → Read More: Blessed Elena Aiello – A neglected source of understanding for the times we live in?

Pray that the dignity and the greatness of marriage may be restored, realised and protected

From the Catechism of the Catholic Church

“The matrimonial covenant, by which a man and a woman establish between themselves a partnership of the whole of life, is by its nature ordered toward the good of the spouses and the procreation and education of offspring; this covenant between baptized persons has been raised by Christ . . . → Read More: Pray that the dignity and the greatness of marriage may be restored, realised and protected