28Jul Presiders pages for August Sundays published

Pages for presiders (including bidding prayers for the Sundays and holydays of August) have now been published on the ACP website.

28Jul The Anglican communion has done a great service to the Catholic Church by ordaining women as priest and bishops.

Brendan Hoban in the Western People reflects on the decision of the Anglican communion to ordain women as bishops. He concludes that change will have to come in the Catholic Church as well , whether we like it or not. It will be measured and careful, but it will come because it has to come because the Catholic Church has to face the inevitable truth that the Eucharist is more important than celibacy.

28Jul 28th July. Monday, Week 17.

Despite our sins, we will receive mercy