Cardinal Wuerl is back home in DC and is talking to the press: Q: The final document achieved consensus but did not provide many specifics about how bishops and priests will be able to proceed in “accompanying” people. Do you expect the pope to
Only the priest’s knowledge of sin and evil saved me: how Joseph Sciambra left the “gay” lifestyle and embraced Catholic orthodoxy
[Joseph Sciambra is a young man who spent much of his youth deeply involved in the homosexual subculture. His conversion to the Catholic faith has prompted him to devote his life to helping others leave that life and return to the wholesome light of day.
“Church makes gay lives hell” Sir, once you have decided to “self-identify” as “gay,” you have left the moral universe (ahem) behind you and have entered a wonderful new world of self-indulgence and self-delusion where you can do anything you want with your own or
This one goes out to Ann Barnhardt, Friend, drinking-buddy veteran of too many mad booze-ups to count, fellow-Malta freak, founding member of the Catholic Bitch-Queen from Hell club I’m proud to be a member of and third party in our Roman Furies cabal. I wish
This one goes out to everyone who has been sacked as a Catholic reporter, commentator or blogger under the New Dispensation of mercy and listening… You know who you are. Bonus Jett ~
You may have noticed that the Synod ended on Monday, and we’re still posting. This is not a mistake. You may also have noticed that something on the masthead has changed: I’d like to start by sharing with
For our ever-growing “The Africans Will Save Us!” file. “Bishop Benjamin Phiri of Zambia, the Auxiliary Bishop of Chipata Diocese and Bishop-Director for Seminaries at the Zambia Episcopal Conference has expressed satisfaction with the just ended Synod on the Family.” “Different geographical areas of the
Just a little collection of comments from the Synod Fathers and friends, helpfully helping to summarize what the hell all that was about… ~ “The Synod is putting an end to the Church that judges people. We are not a church of judgement. We are
Feel more awesome than an awesome possum! Unlike those cranky-pants Trads… ~
Go to Mass! Have lunch with friends after. Do a little gardening; I bet the leaves want raking. Take a walk by the beach/in the park. Read some Tolkien. Maybe draw a picture. Don’t worry, the asteroid will still be there when you get home.