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June 23, 2020
June 23, 2020
“Catholic lite does not work,” Weigel said. “It does not work in Germany; it doesn’t work in Switzerland, it doesn’t work in Belgium, it doesn’t work in the Netherlands, it doesn’t work anywhere.”
June 23, 2020
A man has been arrested and charged with vandalism and assault after swastikas were painted on the graves of several Dominican friars
June 23, 2020
Bishop Egan said proposals to 'modernise' the island's abortion law were 'fundamentally detestable'
June 23, 2020
Places of worship in England can reopen for prayer and services, including weddings with a maximum of 30 people, from 4th July, the Prime Minister has announced
June 23, 2020
Mgr Antony Conlon, who has died at the age of 72, was a man of infectious fun and profound friendship, who had a wonderful ability to bring his friends together. His quality of openness, while sometimes misunderstood by those who seek clerical detachment in their priests, was an essential part of his priesthood. His educated
June 23, 2020
What would a women’s movement motivated by the desire to celebrate feminine genius and the complementarity of the sexes look like? One that celebrates the differences bet­ween men and women without boxing people into reductive stereotypes, and sees men and women as equal in dignity, two parts of a whole that needs to work in
June 23, 2020
The Archdiocese of Colombo, Sri Lanka, has condemned recent claims by the country’s former Sports Minister, Harin Fernando, that Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith weaponised the 2019 Easter church bombings to help the rival party Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) win the subsequent general election. Speaking at an election rally in support of the Samagi Jana Balavegaya (SJB)
June 23, 2020
The British government has reportedly shelved plans to suspend Sunday trading laws
June 23, 2020
Trump said he will issue an executive order to protect public statues and described Viganò's letter as 'beautiful'
June 23, 2020
The bishops said the saint was 'ahead of his time' in defending the rights of indigenous peoples
June 23, 2020
Chinese officials reportedly arrested an elderly bishop of the underground Catholic Church last week
June 23, 2020
The newly elected president of the Austrian bishops’ conference has been connected to a controversial book concerning the possibility of “official” liturgical blessings of same-sex unions.