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Poe Lets Priests Forgive Abortion PERSPECTIVE - November 21, 2016 In the news: Pope Francis extends Catholic priests' power to forgive abortion Here are a couple of quotes from the article with my comments ... The Catechism of the Catholic Church says that every human life "from the moment of conception until death is sacred" -- and that any Catholic who procures an abortion incurs automatic excommunication, a penalty that often only a bishop could lift. The whole thing is based on some squirrelly theology. Why has abortion been ...http://povcrystal.blogspot.com/2016/11/poe-lets-priests-forgive-abortion.html
Irish Church Leaders Among Witnesses to Historical Ecumenical Event CLERICAL WHISPERS - November 6, 2016 ... both the Catholic Church and the World Federation was very significant. Pope Francis underlined how Martin Luther can be understood within the perspective of the Church always reforming itself. The Pope has also spoken of the need for us all to engage in drawing 'closer' to one another. He certainly was giving an example in that." The solemn yet contemporary ceremony had a "huge sense of history", with profound quotes and words expressed, and a "universal" choice of music, ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2016/11/irish-church-leaders-among-witnesses-to.html
Prayer Strategy Number Five - Music IN HIM ALONE - September 15, 2016 ... about hunting down distractions would be to fall into their trap, when all that is necessary is to turn back to our heart: for a distraction reveals to us what we are attached to, and this humble awareness before the Lord should awaken our preferential love for him and lead us resolutely to offer him our heart to be purified. Therein lies the battle, the choice of which master to serve. I rarely use only one method of prayer during my time with the Lord. While "lists" form the ...http://thecontemplativecatholicconvert.blogspot.com/2016/09/prayer-strategy-number-five-music.html
Top 10 Mercy Quotes of Pope Francis EDITOR's NOTE: Only two months ... MONKS AND MERMAIDS (A BENEDICTINE BLOG) - September 4, 2016 Top 10 Mercy Quotes of Pope Francis EDITOR's NOTE: Only two months into his papacy, Pope Francis has been eminently quotable. We've culled a few of our favorite quotes. If you have any you'd like to share, please do so in the comments section below. Enjoy! I think we too are the people who, on the one hand, want to listen to Jesus, but on the other hand, at times, like to find a stick to beat others with, to condemn others. And Jesus has this message for ...http://fatherdavidbirdosb.blogspot.com/2016/09/top-10-mercy-quotes-of-pope-francis.html