Posts Tagged ‘Patrick Madrid’
Rocco Palmo publishes the liturgical texts for the feast of John Henry Newman, rumoured to be October 9.
The Pope received some 20,000 text messages of support after the general audience.
Bishop Walter Mixa has reportedly agreed to stand by his decision to resign.
Archbishop Peter Smith of Southwark has said he hopes the Lautsi case will not force “all European countries to conform to a model of secularism that is antagonistic to any manifestation of religion in the public sphere”.
The registered number of Catholics in Japan has fallen by half a per cent in a year.
John Allen discusses Christian-Muslim relations with Cardinal Angelo Scola, Patriarch of Venice.
William Van Ornum asks if the Church is losing good potential priests because of psychological testing.
The Saint Barnabus’ Blog says it is now too late for Anglo-Catholicism to survive.
Fr Dwight Longenecker reflects on the “brilliantly annoying style” of GK Chesterton.
Patrick Madrid says Marcial Maciel is to the Legion of Christ what the Deepwater Horizon rig is to the Gulf of Mexico.
And Rome Reports showcases the worst-dressed priests in the world (video).
A Christian teacher lost her job after offering to pray for a sick pupil.
A rabbi lit the fourth Advent candle at St Patrick’s Cathedral, New York, yesterday.
The backlash against the Pius XII decision begins.
The Holy See copyrights John Paul II.
The number of cardinal-electors has dropped to 112.
Canonist Dr Edward Peters is baffled by the Vatican’s latest action against Emmanuel Milingo.
Fr James Martin SJ is irked by “faith-based advertising”.
Pope Benedict explains why Christians are like Christmas trees.
Historian Diarmaid MacCulloch writes an appreciative Christmas message to Rowan Williams.
Francis X Clooney SJ ponders the questions raised by Archbishop Vincent Nichols’s visit to a Hindu temple.
Peter Steinfels announces the end of his New York Times column.
Patrick Madrid responds to the disclosure that the founder of the Legion of Christ was a plagiarist.
A septugenarian monk who makes coffins is named among the top Irish-American business people.
Mgr Charles Pope sees God’s glory in snow.
Rorate Caeli explains why the maniple was never abrogated.
And, finally, Cranmer praises the ecumenical spirit of Morning Catholic must-reads.
Catholic apologist Patrick Madrid has some useful advice for defenders of the Church in the wake of the Intelligence Squared debate.