Co-Workers of the Truth 6/27

In an address to the College of Cardinals in the Sala Clementina of the Vatican, the Pope spoke very earnestly to us.  He reminded us that the scarlet robe of the cardinals is a symbol of their readiness to undergo…

What’s Blogging?

One of the many reasons why I like reading blogs by priests is their sense of humour.  Fr. Joe has something about The Power of Beer and  Fr. Justin of Nova et Vetera has his take on why the recent…

MOTU PROPRIO CONCERNING ELECTION OF THE SUPREME PONTIFF

VATICAN CITY, JUN 26, 2007 (VIS) – Made public today was a “Motu Proprio,” written in Latin, with which the Holy Father Benedict XVI restores the traditional norm concerning the majority required for the election of the Supreme Pontiff. According…

Co-Workers of the Truth 6/26

One who preaches to the peope the word of faith is not saying things that are likely to please them, but must expect to meet with opposition.  Jesus did not promise upholstered chairs or Cabinet posts, but only his Baptism…

Co-Workers of the Truth 6/25

In Christ, according to Christian belief, God himself has entered into history; in him the last things have already begun, the end time is already at hand, and the pilgrimage of the nations to Mount Zion has become God’s pilgrimage…

Co-Workers of the Truth 6/24

In the magnificent Romanesque cathedral of the little Apulian town of Troy, my interest was attracted, above all, by a somewhat enigmatic relief of the year 1158 that adorned the chancel.  This relief shows three animals in whose hostile relationship…