COMMENTARY: This Father’s Day, let us turn to God so that we may know the unfailing fatherly love we all need; then let us men recommit to spiritual fatherhood.
Archbishop Cordileone's instructions apply only within the San Francisco Archdiocese. Other bishops have jurisdiction over such matters when Pelosi is in Washington, D.C., and other dioceses around the U.S. and abroad.
‘The new secular religion of our own time takes on this practice in an almost sacramental way: indeed, abortion has become, for them, their blessed sacrament, what they hold most sacred, the doctrine and practice upon which their whole belief system is built.’
COMMENTARY: Drawing on ancient and living Catholic tradition, the Jan. 15 liturgy will feature a beauty that unites, and a reverence that shows that Christ is present.