No real study of Christology can afford to be without three basic texts.
Sister Norma Pimentel, executive director of Catholic Charities Rio Grande Valley in McAllen, said the new order gave her “great sadness,” and urged its reversal.
COMMENTARY: The world’s greatest gymnast has shared with us lessons not only of exquisite athletic performance, but of humility, fortitude, prudence and loving care for her fellow teammates and competitors.
Ireland’s roads are expected to be busier than usual between July 31 and Aug. 2, the country’s August bank holiday.
“I would like to thank you for your gesture of Christian charity, which really touched me,” Pope Francis said.
The vandalism is "heartbreaking, but sadly it is becoming more and more common these days," the pastor said in a statement.
Some dioceses have communicated internally with their priests on Traditiones Custodes, but have not yet issued public statements.
Notably missing from the legislation was the Hyde Amendment, first passed by Congress in 1976. The policy, normally enacted as part of federal spending bills, prohibits federal funding of elective abortions in Medicaid.
‘Pride and Prejudice,’ Msgr. Burrill and Spiritual Fruitfulness: Let the Light Shine in the Darkness
COMMENTARY: It is no accident that fruitfulness is now missing on the spiritual level. With some exceptions, it has been all but abandoned by the culture and even the faithful.