August 17, 2017 - Catholic Herald

August 17, 2017

Gospel meditation

Heroic certainty 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time: Mt 15:21-28 21 Then Jesus went from that place and withdrew to the region of Tyre and...

Omnium Gatherum

In AD 79 Mt Vesuvius wiped out several cities. In 410 Alaric the Visigoth sacked Rome. In 1215 Pope Innocent III declared Magna Carta...

God needs a better press

The word “Protestant” is generally misunderstood. Martin Luther’s protest that led to the Protestant Reformation was not, in fact, a protest against the Catholic...

Prize crossword 0504

Cryptic across 1 Battle site excavation’s rejected when surrounding dome collapsed (7) 5 Expand second dramatic piece (5) 9 King of Judah’s knowing sound...

Bishops’ engagements

Bishop Davies (Shrewsbury) Tue: Meetings, Curial Offices, Birkenhead. Thu-Sat: Youth 2000 Prayer Festival, Walsingham. Bishop Doyle (Northampton) Sun-Fri: Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes. Sat: Service...

Pictures of the week

1 Archbishop Malcolm McMahon op has ordained three Dominicans and two Franciscans as deacons. Pictured: Br Luke Doherty op, Fr Martin Ganeri op (Prior...

Gospel meditation

Heroic certainty 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time: Mt 15:21-28 21 Then Jesus went from that place and withdrew to the region of Tyre and...

Omnium Gatherum

In AD 79 Mt Vesuvius wiped out several cities. In 410 Alaric the Visigoth sacked Rome. In 1215 Pope Innocent III declared Magna Carta...

God needs a better press

The word “Protestant” is generally misunderstood. Martin Luther’s protest that led to the Protestant Reformation was not, in fact, a protest against the Catholic...

Prize crossword 0504

Cryptic across 1 Battle site excavation’s rejected when surrounding dome collapsed (7) 5 Expand second dramatic piece (5) 9 King of Judah’s knowing sound...

Bishops’ engagements

Bishop Davies (Shrewsbury) Tue: Meetings, Curial Offices, Birkenhead. Thu-Sat: Youth 2000 Prayer Festival, Walsingham. Bishop Doyle (Northampton) Sun-Fri: Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes. Sat: Service...

Pictures of the week

1 Archbishop Malcolm McMahon op has ordained three Dominicans and two Franciscans as deacons. Pictured: Br Luke Doherty op, Fr Martin Ganeri op (Prior...