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celibacy
April 12, 2021
The international theological symposium organized by the Congregation for Bishops will take place February 17-19, 2022 at the Vatican.
February 13, 2020
What happened? A senior papal aide has been sidelined amid ongoing controversy about priestly celibacy. Archbishop Georg Gänswein, who has served as prefect of the pontifical household during the papacies of both Benedict XVI and Pope Francis, has reportedly been asked to step back from some of his duties. Although no reason has been given
March 09, 2018
The preparatory committee includes bishops who have entertained some distinctly radical ideas
March 09, 2018
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
November 16, 2017
It might baffle Catholics elsewhere, but in England many supporters of clerical marriage are conservative
November 03, 2017
The practical obstacles are insurmountable. What's needed is a renewed call for missionary work
March 23, 2017
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
March 09, 2017
The Pope said we have to be attentive to 'when the Holy Spirit demands something'