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Good Friday Meditations to Focus on Abused and Marginalised
Last edited 15th April 2014

The texts of the meditations for the Way of the Cross, which Francis will lead at Rome’s ancient Colosseum on Friday, have been written by Mgr Giancarlo Bregantini, Archbishop of Campobasso-Boiano in southern Italy, who has fiercely opposed the mafia in his writings. They were published today by the Vatican publishing house Libreria Editrice Vaticana.

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Pope's "Way of the Cross" to Highlight Economic Crisis, Unemployment and Refugees
Last edited 15th April 2014

The list is rather long: refugees and immigrants, those affected by violence, the economic crisis, unemployment, exploitation. They're just a few of topics the Pope will reflect on during the Way of the Cross on Good Friday, at Rome's Colosseum.


Palm Sunday Homily by Father Mike Schmitz
Last edited 14th April 2014

A Palm Sunday homily by Father Mike Schmitz.

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Sacraments 201: Eucharist (What We Believe)
Last edited 14th April 2014

BustedHalo.com's introduction to the Sacraments series continues as Fr. Steven Bell, CSP, answers more questions about what Catholics believe about the Eucharist and receiving Communion: How does the bread and wine become the body and blood of Christ? Is Communion a reenactment of the last supper? Should you not receive Communion if you have sinned? Why can't non-Catholics receive Communion in the Church?

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Take a Break. It's Time to do Less.
Last edited 13th April 2014

If you are struggling because this Lent looks like it will end up like every other, may I make a suggestion?

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Lead With Beauty
Last edited 14th April 2014

Here is a reflection by Bishop James Conley of Lincoln, Nebraska...

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Stem Cell Debacle Déjà Vu
Last edited 11th April 2014

Once again, a major advance in stem cell science has been tainted by allegations of fraud. A leading research centre in Japan, the RIKEN Institute, has apologised for “research misconduct” by a young scientist who had found an astonishing new method for producing pluripotent stem cells.

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Modest is Hottest
Last edited 10th April 2014

I was scrolling my Facebook newsfeed and suddenly my eyes were viciously assaulted by immodest and improper images that had been posted by someone clearly begging for attention; some shameless floozy selfishly attempting to enflame lust and covetousness in the heart of the unsuspecting viewer. I should mention that the person in the images was a man, and he was, mercifully, fully clothed.


Argentine Archdiocese Places Confession Booths on the Streets
Last edited 9th April 2014

The local church surprised many residents in the northern Argentine city of Tucuman, when priests from the three main churches, including the archbishop, took to the streets to hear confessions.


Married Man’s Ordination Reveals Unusual Prohibition on Eastern Catholics
Last edited 9th April 2014

ST. LOUIS — Surrounded by his wife, daughter and the bishops of his Church, Father Wissam Akiki made history in February as the first married man in 90 years to enter the priesthood for the Maronite Catholic Church in the U.S.

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