Last article of "Bishops' Documents"
The following is the text of a homily delivered July 26th by Bishop Mark Davies of Shrewsbury, England, during the diocese's annual pilgrimage to Lourdes. *** "St Luke tells how Mary went "as quickly as she could" (Lk.1:39) with an urgency allowed no delay to bring the joy of the Gospel to one mother and to on...read more
Articles from "Bishops' Documents"
The following is a statement from the Catholic Ordinaries in the Holy Land and the Justice and Peace Committee on violence against Christians in the Middle East. *** ASSEMBLY OF THE CATHOLIC …read more
In his pastoral letter for Lent to be readin parishes of the dioceseSunday, Bishop Philip Egan of Portsmouth, England, asks everyone to examine their consciences as to how they respect the …read more
Secularism is a totally inadequate basis for British society in the twenty-first century, producing a society with foundations, a British bishop has said. In a lecture given at Kings College …read more
A Lenten Pastoral Letter from Bishop Mark Davies of Shrewsbury, England, tobe read at Mass in all churches and chapels of the Dioceseon the First Sunday of Lent, 9th March 2014: *** My dear …read more
Here is an address given today by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin, vice president of the Irish bishops' conference, at a conference called "Journeying Together: Challenges Facing the …read more