20Mar Irish bishops have reverted to regime of ‘secrecy, aloofness and unaccountability’

Sean O'Connaill deplores the bishops' lack of transparency on the funding and independence of the national body for child protection that they set up (the NSBCCC), and hopes for the day when bishops will be accountable to their people.

20Mar What Protestants think of Pope Francis

Bill Tammeus, a Presbyterian elder, suggests a short list of disagreements Protestants might have with Pope Francis. (First published in the National Catholic Reporter on 19 March 2014: read original article and comments here.)

20Mar 20th March. Thursday in the Second Week of Lent

In God We Trust