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Bishop Sheen Cause Suspended, Call for Prayer SANCTE PATER - September 4, 2014 From the Catholic Post : EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a news release from the Diocese of Peoria. It was distributed to the media on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. ----- It is with immense sadness that the Most Reverend Daniel R. Jenky, CSC, Bishop of Peoria and President of the Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Foundation, announced today that the Cause for Sheen's beatification and canonization has for the foreseeable future been suspended. The process to verify a possible ...http://www.sanctepater.com/2014/09/bishop-sheen-cause-suspended-call-for.html
16th Sunday in Ordinary Time 2014 A BOOK OF EVERYTHING - July 20, 2014 ... renewing to the parties in conflict his heartfelt appeal for peace and commitment to finding solutions with dialogue in order to prevent further loss of innocent human lives. I have to say that it is just beyond my thinking, and my own naivety, to think – what kind of heart does one have - to randomly kill so many innocent people. But then I look at the sin of abortion in our own United States. Since the Row vs. Wade decision in 1973, nearly 56 million unborn children have been killed. ...http://abookofeverything.blogspot.com/2014/07/16th-sunday-in-ordinary-time-2014.html
"The Kingdom of Heaven Is Like a Mustard Seed" CATHOLIC LIVING TODAY - July 17, 2014 ... wheat grow together until harvest, "then at harvest time I will order the harvesters, First collect the weeds and bundle them up to burn, then gather the wheat into my barn." Denver Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M., Cap.reminds us that God's love is not something anyone can buy . It's a free gift. But it comes with consequences. Fr. Phil Bloom tells us that we are in the midst of conflict - from outside and from within. Illness, fear and temptations attack us. Weeds threaten to choke the ...http://catholiclivingtoday.blogspot.com/2011/07/kingdom-of-heaven-is-like-mustard-seed.html
Lent and the Stages of Initiation... LITURGY REFLECTIONS - June 24, 2014 ... and support for those preparing for the Easter initiation sacraments. The rite for bringing new members into the Church is called The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults. This rite, which virtually disappeared from use around the sixth century, was restored to the Church by mandate of the Second Vatican Council. Previously, adults were simply instructed in the faith and baptized with a simple ritual, often not celebrated in the presence of the rest of the community. The ...http://liturgy.blogs.com/liturgy_reflections/2014/06/lent-and-the-stages-of-initiation.html