In their statement, the bishops noted that the bishops of Central Europe had reached a consensus on rejecting the convention in 2018.
Customs and Border Patrol issued five “Withhold Release Orders” on Sept. 14, which direct that ports of entry withhold release on five categories of products
Although text of the arrangement was not released to the public, it has been widely reported that the Chinese Communist Party was given an ability to weigh in on episcopal appointments for the Church in China.
A diocesan statement said “in the face of this tragedy, the Church of Como is clinging to prayer for its priest Fr. Roberto and for the person who struck him to death.”
On Sept. 15, a Catholic shrine in a small hilltop town in Italy celebrates the local feast day of Our Lady of the Hill.
The bishops stressed that ”the legalization of forms of assisted suicide” will not help when trying to persuade those who are tempted to commit suicide that death is not the right way out” of their problems.
Ater media reports about the proposed new curriculum, Fr. Christopher de Souza wrote that “the curriculum does not teach gender theory or gender studies or associated material,” and that it “does not teach students anything that is contrary to the Catholic faith.”
In addition to the prayer, Bishop Bergie requested that the priests of his diocese celebrate a Mass in honor of the Blessed Sacrament once a week.