Bishop Robert Mark Pipta, a former seminary rector and priest of the Eparchy of Phoenix, is the Ruthenian Bishop of Parma, Ohio.
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Is Vatican II’s achievement in reaffirming the authority of bishops being undercut by the current preparatory process for the Synod on Synodality?
Around 300 of the island’s 2,078 priests, and 20 bishops, are in Rome for a pilgrimage and meeting with Pope Francis to mark the 30th anniversary of the Church in Sicily’s Regional Marian Priests’ Day.
Thoughts from Archbishop Joseph Naumann, and Bishops Ronald Gainer, Liam Cary, Thomas Tobin, Michael Burbidge, Thomas Paprocki, Joseph Coffey, Joseph Strickland and Timothy Freyer.
The lessee reportedly implicated the bishop and priests in the operation after being arrested earlier by local authorities.
“Don’t prefer a long life over a holy one,” said the extraordinarily holy bishop, who died at age 46.
Since 2007, with few exceptions, Bishop-elect Marini could be seen at the side of Pope Benedict XVI and then Pope Francis during papal Masses and other liturgies, both at the Vatican and abroad.
“Grant us through the intercession of thy dauntless bishop and martyr Erasmus, who so valiantly confessed the Faith, that we may learn the doctrine of this faith, practice its precepts and thereby be made worthy to attain its promises. Amen.” —Prayer to St. Erasmus
Pope Francis urged pastors to “be enlightened by the Spirit” and to call on prepared married couples for help in proclaiming the truth about the family.
A 5-year old child was the sole survivor of the crash, and was airlifted to a hospital in Turin, where he remains in serious condition.