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The Catholic Church Is Taking a Big Step to Curb Sex Abuse CLERICAL WHISPERS - September 14, 2016 ... and priests have been accused of covering up sex abuse in the church by moving pedophile priests from parish to parish and not reporting incidents to the police. Even the Vatican failed to take action over the years ― a misstep Pope Francis has tried to remedy in part by setting up the commission at the end of 2013. Cardinal Sean O'Malley heads the commission of 17 members, which also includes the Vatican's former sex-crimes prosecutor, Bishop Charles Scicluna, Rev. Hans ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2016/09/the-catholic-church-is-taking-big-step.html
Rosary for Quake Victims THE ONE TRUE FAITH - August 25, 2016 leads 11,000 pilgrims praying rosary for quake victims : VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- After a strong earthquake struck central Italy and with the early news reporting many deaths and serious damage, Pope Francis turned his weekly general audience Aug. 24 into a prayer group. While the pope and some 11,000 pilgrims and tourists recited the sorrowful mysteries of the rosary in St. Peter's Square, six Vatican firefighters were on their way to the town of Amatrice, about 85 ...http://theonetruefaith-faith.blogspot.com/2016/08/rosary-for-quake-victims.html
Taken Into Jesus' Own Prayer NUNBLOG - July 13, 2016 For some reason, it still surprises me when the Gospel at Mass seems to say something I had never heard before. You'd think that after 43 years or so of daily Mass I would have heard everything by now. Perhaps it's just an indication of the depths of my distraction—or a hint of the impenetrable depths hidden in the Bible (maybe both!)—that there is still so much I haven't heard. It will be like that in Heaven, too: we will receive God's complete self-gift (in ...http://romans8v29.blogspot.com/2016/07/taken-into-jesus-own-prayer.html
My Body Likes to Scare Me JOURNEY OF A CATHOLIC NERD WRITER - July 6, 2016 ... going to pass out at the 2 hour mark of the last dose of the antibiotics. (side note: are we seeing a pattern yet?) Yesterday's latest round of blood work (yep, third time they drew blood in 6 days) showed something interesting: no anemia (it was at 11.1 out of 10 normal range cut off), platelets were the highest they've been in at least 5 years (175k out of 140k normal range cut off; up 75k from the last time I blogged ), and I was basically the picture of health since even the bladder ...http://catholicnerdwriter.blogspot.com/2016/07/my-body-likes-to-scare-me.html