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Priest Falsely Accused of Raping a Child Is Acquitted in Chhattisgarh CLERICAL WHISPERS - January 16, 2017 ... approved ordinances that ban non-Hindu religious activities and prayers. In that State, 'Ghar Wapsi', ceremonies to bring home [to Hinduism] and reconvert Christians are commonplace." In 2006 the State Assembly approved the Chhattisgarh Freedom of Religion (Amendment) Act, an anti-conversion law that punishes with imprisonment of up to three years and fines of up to 20,000 rupees (US$ 300) anyone who is caught converting others via allurement, cheating or the use of force. + + + + + + + + + + ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/01/priest-falsely-accused-of-raping-child.html

The Nub of the Problem THAT THE BONES YOU HAVE CRUSHED MAY THRILL - January 13, 2017 ... Pope's authority, too, comes from being a 'a wonderful, selfless person serving all'. This is a very interesting idea that the Pope is proposing, but it is not Catholicism . One can see in this new paradigm how some could paint Pope Francis, who we all hear is 'a wonderful person' as a new Jesus Christ, updated and modified (let's not say 'improved') for 21st century man. Indeed, this process of making the Pope into a modern day Jesus Christ has already started and seems to have a ...http://thatthebonesyouhavecrushedmaythrill.blogspot.com/2017/01/the-nub-of-problem.html

I Am Celebrating a Public Mass on January 22nd: You Are Welcome to Come If You Wish - Fr Tony Flannery CLERICAL WHISPERS - January 11, 2017 ... minister publicly. I have decided to honour my age, and my lifetime, by ignoring the Church censures, and celebrating a public Mass. Since I would not be allowed to do so either in a Catholic church or other Catholic controlled building, I have chosen, with the kind permission of the committee, to celebrate it in the local community hall in the village where I now live, which means that the Mass will take place in Killimordaly ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/01/i-am-celebrating-public-mass-on-january.html

Un-Censoring the Psalms? Mons. Charles Pope Weighs In NEW LITURGICAL MOVEMENT - January 11, 2017 ... understand these imprecations: 1. as a prediction of God's punishment, not a wish that it be fulfilled; 2. as a declaration of the justice of God's punishment; and 3. as "an allegory of the removal of sin and the destruction of its power." A very ancient example of the latter is the allegorical interpretation of the words of Psalm 136, in which the psalmist says to Babylon "Blessed be he that shall take and dash thy little ones against the rock." The explanation that the "little ones" here are ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheNewLiturgicalMovement/~3/sLUBkwJ5_ko/un-censoring-psalms-mons-charles-pope.html

Mulling the Practical Pros and Cons of Married Priests (Opinion) CLERICAL WHISPERS - January 9, 2017 Should the Catholic Church have married priests? Many people are surprised to find that the Catholic Church already has, and I'm one of them. In the early 1980s, Pope St. John Paul II established the Pastoral Provision, allowing married men who had been ordained in the Anglican or Lutheran churches (and were subsequently received into full communion with the Catholic Church) to receive ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/01/mulling-practical-pros-and-cons-of.html

Transgender Sues Catholic Hospital for Denying Treatment CLERICAL WHISPERS - January 9, 2017 A transgender who is biologically a woman is suing a Catholic hospital for refusing to perform a hysterectomy as part of her sex change. The lawsuit, filed January 5 against St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center in Paterson, New Jersey, is alleging discrimination. Jionni Conforti had scheduled the procedure at St. Joseph's in 2015. The hospital, according to Conforti's lawsuit, refused to do the surgery because the procedure would've violated its ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/01/transgender-sues-catholic-hospital-for.html

I Am Celebrating a Public Mass on January 22nd: You Are Welcome to Come If You Wish - Fr Tony Flannery CLERICAL WHISPERS - January 8, 2017 ... minister publicly. I have decided to honour my age, and my lifetime, by ignoring the Church censures, and celebrating a public Mass. Since I would not be allowed to do so either in a Catholic church or other Catholic controlled building, I have chosen, with the kind permission of the committee, to celebrate it in the local community hall in the village where I now live, which means that the Mass will take place in Killimordaly ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/01/i-am-celebrating-public-mass-on-january_8.html

Want to Know the History Behind Today's Feast of the Epiphany? CLERICAL WHISPERS - January 6, 2017 ... called "Epiphany." In the Latin Rite of the Catholic Church, Epiphany celebrates the revelation that Jesus was the Son of God. It focuses primarily on this revelation to the Three Wise Men, but also in his baptism in the Jordan and at the wedding at Cana. In the Eastern rites of the Catholic Church, Theophany – as Epiphany is known in the East – commemorates the manifestation of Jesus' divinity at his Baptism in ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/01/want-to-know-history-behind-todays.html

Resources on Purgatory for All Souls Day PHAT CATHOLIC APOLOGETICS - January 5, 2017 ... Purgatory Arguments Against Purgatory Considered Biblical Overview on Penance, Purgatory, and Indulgences Catholic Answers: Purgatory Catholicism and Fundamentalism: Purgatory Common Questions and Concerns Regarding Purgatory CUF: Purgatory Dialogue on Different Aspects of Purgatory and Its Relation to Baptism and Penance Elaboration on One Biblical Argument for Purgatory (Mt 5:25-26) EWTN: Purgatory Fr. Frank Sofie: Purgatory Fr. William G. Most: Purgatory Holy Souls Online ...http://phatcatholic.blogspot.com/2016/11/resources-on-purgatory-for-all-souls-day.html

Resources for Advent PHAT CATHOLIC APOLOGETICS - January 5, 2017 H ere are some resources for Advent to increase your knowledge of and appreciation for this liturgical season in the life of the Church. It's the Catholic New Year! Let us wait with eager anticipation for the coming of the Savior. If several articles came from the same source, I grouped them together. I will be updating this post throughout Advent, so check back often!. My Blog Posts Signs of Life: Advent and Christmas Fr. Matthew Hardesty Homilies for ...http://phatcatholic.blogspot.com/2016/11/resources-for-advent.html

Interview on the Role of Choirs in the Catholic Church NEW LITURGICAL MOVEMENT - January 5, 2017 ... Dame to Machaut, Ockeghem to Du Fay, Josquin to Palestrina, Victoria to Byrd. The resulting body of work, comprising thousands upon thousands of Masses, motets, and other choral works, is unlike anything the world had ever known before or has ever known since. It is music of spiritual peace and sensuous beauty, prayerful intensity, spacious thought, purified emotions, lofty aspirations, modesty and naturalness. It flows along with the gentle rhythmic pulse of chant, it sparkles with the ...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheNewLiturgicalMovement/~3/PAQbwHkqjI4/interview-on-role-of-choirs-in-catholic.html

Mary, Mother of God and Mother of the Church HEART FOR GOD - January 1, 2017 ... Numbers 6:22–27 / Psalm 67 / Galatians 4:4–7 / Luke 2:16–21 Mary, Mother of God and Mother of the Church The Church teaches that Mary is the Mother of God. Many Catholics who grow up with Mary as a key figure in the life of the Church may hardly give this a serious thought. That is good.... but it's not so good if there is little understanding of why and how Mary is so important. On the other end of the continuum, though, are ...http://heartforgodltd.blogspot.com/2017/01/mary-mother-of-god-and-mother-of-church.html

Fighting Sex Abuse in the Church Goes Global, From the Ground Up CLERICAL WHISPERS - January 1, 2017 Some parts of the world see swift attention paid to victims of sexual abuse and others still experience delays or a mishandling of allegations. This imbalance, one Jesuit expert has said, reflects how years of papal pleas and Vatican mandates have not been received or implemented consistently everywhere. Because the church's typical top-down approach in getting the message out may not be enough, Jesuit Father Hans Zollner is spearheading a complementary ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/01/fighting-sex-abuse-in-church-goes.html

Back to Bishops: Pope's 2017 Calendar Filled With 'Ad Limina' Visits CLERICAL WHISPERS - December 31, 2016 ... church, which is the most important thing," the archbishop said. The goal of the "ad limina" visit, he said, always has been that it would be an experience of collegiality, "an exchange of faith and a witness," he said. The world's bishops have "never been 'branch managers'" of the church and the meetings should reflect that. Before air travel became very common, the "ad limina" visits were a bishop's rare occasion to come to Rome and to have direct contact ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2017/01/back-to-bishops-popes-2017-calendar.html

1916 Events Done With Objectivity and Respect, Says Archbishop CLERICAL WHISPERS - December 30, 2016 In 2016, Ireland took back the Somme "into our self–understanding and identity", Church of Ireland Archbishop of Dublin Michael Jackson has said. Honouring loss during the year exposed "the bankruptcy of a memory that seeks to exclude. And such a version of memory has had a long, tenacious history in Ireland," he said. "The freedom to remember and the grace to grieve have touched households and townlands, streets and suburbs, the length and breadth of Ireland," he ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2016/12/1916-events-done-with-objectivity-and.html

Catholic Church Struggles to Find a New Generation of Priests in Regional Areas CLERICAL WHISPERS - December 27, 2016 The Catholic Church is struggling to find its next generation of priests, as country dioceses are forced to slash popular masses due to a shortage of priests in regional areas. The number of men who have taken up studies to become a Catholic priest has been decreasing for the past three decades, and now the effects are being felt in rural towns across Australia. "For country dioceses they're huge distances to travel, and where there used to ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2016/12/catholic-church-struggles-to-find-new.html

A Rare Glimpse Into How an 'Underground' Chinese Catholic Church Celebrates Christmas CLERICAL WHISPERS - December 27, 2016 ... it took power in 1949 and it has rejected the authority of the Holy See. The Vatican, meanwhile, refused to recognise Beijing-appointed bishops publicly until last month when two Chinese bishops were ordained on the mainland. In past years, the Vatican occasionally endorsed some Beijing ordained bishops in internal communications but never in public. Last month the Holy See nevertheless made it public that it had endorsed two Beijing ordained bishops. The move was seen as the latest sign of ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2016/12/a-rare-glimpse-into-how-underground.html

Rio's Iconic Christ the Redeemer Statue to Get a Facelift CLERICAL WHISPERS - December 25, 2016 ... the money raised would help maintain the statue and pay the 30 employees who work in the sanctuary. The annual cost of managing the site is about $1.5 million. According to Cristina Ventura, the architect responsible for the restoration, emergency work needs to be undertaken soon to avoid the risk of irreversible damage that includes the threat of losing parts of the original structure to decay and corrosion. "Moisture is seeping in through cracks in the soapstone that lines ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2016/12/rios-iconic-christ-redeemer-statue-to.html

Archbishop Says He's 'Outraged' at the Homelessness Crisis CLERICAL WHISPERS - December 22, 2016 The leader of the Catholic Church in Ireland is "outraged" at the homelessness crisis and the plight of families facing eviction at the hands of vulture funds. In an exclusive interview with the Irish Mirror, the Bishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland Eamon Martin, stressed the pressing need for politicians to focus on the needs of families. In a hard-hitting defence of ordinary people, he also spoke out about the "aggressive lenders" now ...http://clericalwhispers.blogspot.com/2016/12/archbishop-says-hes-outraged-at.html

St. Peter Canisius, Jesuit and Doctor JEAN M. HEIMANN - December 21, 2016 Today is the memorial of St. Peter Canisius, Jesuit priest and Doctor of the Church. He was well-known for his strong defense of the Catholic faith during the Protestant Reformation in Germany, Austria, Bohemia, Moravia, and Switzerland. He is the patron saint of Germany and the Catholic press. Peter Canisius was born in Holland on May 8, 1521. Peter was a brilliant, but humble, young man, who studied at Cologne and received his license ...http://www.jeanmheimann.com/2016/12/st-peter-canisius-jesuit-doctor/

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