Sunday, March 30, 2014

Deo Volente Ex Animo: The Three Pillars of Diplomacy

Deo Volente Ex Animo: The Three Pillars of Diplomacy: di·plo·ma·cy \də-ˈplō-mə-sē\ : the work of maintaining good relations between the governments of different countries : skill in dealing ...

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Time and again here in Ukraine, people ask me for an authoritative intervention of the Holy Father which goes beyond the assurance of his prayers and his calls that people reopen the lines of communication." - Archbishop Gullickson

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Freedom of Worship Is Not Freedom of Religion

Freedom of Worship Is Not Freedom of Religion



"When I hear our elected leaders speaking now about protecting "freedom of worship" rather than "freedom of religion".... I wonder if we Catholics are, more and more each day, being forced to practice our faith within the closed doors of our churches, and nowhere else." - Bishop Christopher Coyne

Pope Francis: Do you want to be a priest?

Pope Francis: Do you want to be a priest?

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Thursday, March 13, 2014

What's it like to have Pope Francis as your boss? Depends where you work | National Catholic Reporter

What's it like to have Pope Francis as your boss? Depends where you work | National Catholic Reporter



"He knows he is pope," explained another American priest familiar with the inner workings of the Vatican under Francis. "He will sit down and listen to his advisers, many of whom he likes, and will appear to agree with them. And then he'll go and do the exact opposite."

What's it like to have Pope Francis as your boss? Depends where you work | National Catholic Reporter

What's it like to have Pope Francis as your boss? Depends where you work | National Catholic Reporter



"He knows he is pope," explained another American priest familiar with the inner workings of the Vatican under Francis. "He will sit down and listen to his advisers, many of whom he likes, and will appear to agree with them. And then he'll go and do the exact opposite."

Un anno con Papa Francesco

Un anno con Papa Francesco

Habemus Papam, Franciscus

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Future priests embrace celibacy

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Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Deo Volente Ex Animo: In Deo tantum quiesce, anima mea.

Deo Volente Ex Animo: In Deo tantum quiesce, anima mea.: Today I read Леся Оробець's status from Facebook, in which she makes a brief but eloquent appeal to Ukraine to rise up once again, ...