SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
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A deserted St Peter's Square was the setting for a remarkable prayer service
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The Diocese of Springfield permitted a nurse, rather than a priest, to conduct the physical anointing
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The dioceses said Catholics who may find it difficult to obtain other foods are permitted to eat meat on the last two Fridays of Lent
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“When evening had come” (Mk 4:35). The Gospel passage we have just heard begins like this.
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Pope Francis invites the world's faithful to pray with him for an end to the coronavirus pandemic, and receive the benediction urbi et orbi.
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All ceremonies will take place inside St Peter’s Basilica and without the presence of the public
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Over the centuries, people have often prayed to St Corona while seeking her help in times of trouble
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A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
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Recently I got drawn into a Facebook discussion about how downtrodden women have been throughout the ages – always at the hands of the “male patriarchy”. There was much feminist fervour of a knee-jerk kind. When I mentioned that the Jews of the Old Testament, the original “patriarchs”, also included strong women throughout their history,