Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Gun Control is a Pro-Life Issue

Gun Control is a Pro-Life Issue

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Dorothy Day said we are all called to be saints. So why didn’t she want us to officially name her one?

 Dorothy Day said we are all called to be saints. So why didn’t she want us to officially name her one?

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Synod opens up 'new way of being church'

 

01 December 2021, The Tablet

Synod opens up 'new way of being church'


Dr Nicola Brady, chair of the Irish synodal process, emphasised that the Synod was a “long term process of transformation”.

If the synodal process is done properly, women will be central to the journey and it will change the way parishes work, theologian Dr Claire Watkins has said. 

Speaking at The Tablet’s inaugural Synod Watch webinar titled, A Synodal Church: The Journey Begins, the Reader in Ecclesiology and Practical Theology at the University of Roehampton said that through the synodal process “there is a space opening up, not just for women, but for all sorts of marginal identities within the Church to find a voice”.

Small islands are settings for big messages as Francis heads to Cyprus, Greece

 Small islands are settings for big messages as Francis heads to Cyprus, Greece

The Francis Effect podcast: Recent verdicts; bishops' meeting wrap-up; omicron variant

 

At the White House in Washington Nov. 29, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, listens to President Joe Biden deliver an update on the omicron coronavirus variant. (CNS/Reuters/Kevin Lamarque)
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The Francis Effect podcast: Recent verdicts; bishops' meeting wrap-up; omicron variant

Listen: In this episode, hosts Father Daniel, Heidi and David discuss the takeaways from the recent U.S. bishops' meeting, the continuing dangers of COVID-19, and verdicts in killings in Wisconsin and Georgia.