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Mosaic to Be 'Crowning Jewel' of America's National Shrine CLERICAL WHISPERS - November 7, 2016 ... posing on the National Shrine's steps as a teenager, the priest leading the National Shrine will witness the completion of its design. "This is without question history in the making. It's great to be a part of history, as we see the upper church nearing completion," he said. Like many of the great cathedrals in Europe, the basilica's completion has spanned a century. For decades, the shrine existed on one level that included its Crypt Church, as its construction was delayed by the Great ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2016/11/mosaic-to-be-crowning-jewel-of-americas.html
With New Cremation Norms, CDF Aims to Bury (Questions Over) Ashes WHISPERS IN THE LOGGIA - October 25, 2016 ... pastoral import as cremation (long a forbidden option) becomes an increasingly common practice in Catholic funerals – below is the English text of the CDF instruction Ad resurgendum cum Christo ("To Rise With Christ"), released at Roman Noon this Tuesday on burial rites involving the ashes/cremains of the deceased. As with any binding Curial document governing the life of the church, the following was explicitly approved by the Pope and published on his orders.... Yet as ...http://whispersintheloggia.blogspot.com/2016/10/in-new-doc-cdf-aims-to-bury-ashes.html
The Anti-Life Protesters Are Coming DTF DEFEND/PROCLAIM THE FAITH - October 21, 2016 ... Freedom: Pillars of a Nation's Soul." Oct 27 Thu 7pm MCFL Annual Fundraising Banquet . Four Points by Sheraton in Norwood, with featured keynote, Dana Scallon, internationally renowned Irish singer, composer, and former member of the European Parliament. Oct 27 Thu 6:30pm Amoris Laetitia. Pope Francis on Marriage & the Family, panel discussion moderated by Raymond Arroyo, panelists include Archbishop Joeseph Kurtz of Louisville, Robert Royal Faith & Reason institute and Bishop Robert ...http://dtf-jayg.blogspot.com/2016/10/the-anti-life-protesters-are-coming.html
Pope Invites Georgian Orthodox to Unity Through Baptism CLERICAL WHISPERS - October 1, 2016 ... ever." Georgia's history "relates holy testimonies and Christian values which have forged the soul and culture of the country," and expresses openness, welcome, and integration. "These are most precious and enduring values, both for this land and the entire region," he said. "Such values express the Christian identity, which is maintained when deeply rooted in faith, and also when it is open and ready, never rigid or closed." "The Christian message – as this holy place recalls – ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2016/10/pope-invites-georgian-orthodox-to-unity.html
The Queenship of Mary Is Deeply Rooted in Scripture SEASONS OF GRACE - August 22, 2016 Today Catholics celebrate the Memorial of the Queenship of the Virgin Mary. Is this some idiosyncratic idea, unique to the Catholic Church? No. Pope Pius XII established August 22 as the Memorial of the Queenship of Mary in 1954; but Mary's role as queen over the universal Church finds its roots in the Scriptures. At the Annunciation , the archangel Gabriel announced that Mary's Son would rule forever on the throne of David. At the Visitation , Elizabeth calls Mary the ...http://seasonsofgrace.net/the-queenship-of-mary-is-deeply-rooted-in-scripture-2/
St Pius X COMMUNIO - August 21, 2016 With Saint Pius X we have an example of a man who was given the mission "to safeguard the Catholic faith and to restore all things in Christ," based on "heavenly wisdom and apostolic fortitude." This is what we need to attend to. From the Office of Readings given today for the liturgical memorial of Saint Pius X comes from the 1911 apostolic constitution Divino Afflatu written by himself: The collection of psalms found in Scripture, composed as it was under divine ...http://communio.stblogs.org/index.php/2016/08/st-pius-x/