27May Silencing priests weakens Church authority — Sean O’Conaill

This article provdes an interesting angle on the recent silencing and disciplining of priests by the Vatican.  Sean is suggesting that, rather than strengthening Vatican authority, these actions are actually weakening it.

27May Pentecost Sunday – bidding prayers etc

Today we celebrate Pentecost Sunday, the second climax of the Easter season. We celebrate ‘the great beginning of the Church’, the day the Holy Spirit first came to confused and frightened disciples.

27May 27th May. Pentecost Sunday

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