Monthly Archives: March 2018

Easter Reflection – Bp.Jake Owensby

Where Do We Go From Here? WRITTEN BY JAKEOWENSBY In the early hours of the third day, Mary Magdalene went with a group of women to Jesus’ tomb. They carried spices to anoint his shattered, lifeless body. At least, that’s how … Continue reading

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Good Friday Liturgy – ‘The Reproaches’

https://youtu.be/XtYeItF3_S8 (Dear Friends in Christ,) This wonderful recording (linked above on UTube) of the Good Friday Reproaches tore my heart as I listened to it this morning (Holy Wednesday).           Although I do love our own Vittoria version of … Continue reading

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Catholic Youth – Message to the Church

CathNews NZ and Asia Pacific World Update the Church, young people tell Pope Monday, March 26th, The church needs to update its teachings on issues like same-sex marriage and contraception, young people told Pope Francis last week. Three hundred young … Continue reading

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Holy Week Reflections from Canada and Chelmsford

‘Standing under in order to understand’ BY FRED HILTZ, ARCHBISHOP AND PRIMATE ON MARCH 22, 2018 Here is wisdom for devotions in the coming week. It is a gift from Stephen Cottrell, Bishop of Chelmsford. In his chapter “A Good Holy Week” in … Continue reading

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Ross Doutat’s book on Pope Francis –

Douthat’s Francis book is poorly sourced, inadequate journalism A review of ‘To Change the Church’ N.C.R – online Mar 21, 2018  by Michael Sean Winters –  – Let’s start with the compliments. Ross Douthat’s latest book, To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the … Continue reading

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N.Z. Video Presentation – ‘Time For Love’

Hat-tip to Dr.Peter Carrell, of ‘Anglican Down Under’ for a link to this amazing New Zealand video on ‘The Bible & Homosexuality’ http://timeforlove.co.nz/ Several New Zealand theologians and pastors have taken the time to re-assess the situation in the Church … Continue reading

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N.C.R Young people are not the problem

Editorial: Young people are not the problem Mar 16, 2018 by National Catholic Reporter Editorial Staff   (Unsplash/Rawpixel.com) If the recent conference at the University of Notre Dame — where speakers postulated reasons for young people’s disassociation from the Catholic Church — represents … Continue reading

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