20May “There is a battle going on within the Irish Catholic Church at the moment.”

Lester Feder reports for buzzfeed on the referendum 'that is testing the limits of progressives’ hope for change under Pope Francis'.

20May 20th May. Wednesday in Week 7 of Easter

Giving is more blessed than taking

Paul offers his colleagues both advice and example. They are to remember his example of manual labour and tirelessly preaching the gospel. Conviction and commitment are revealed in his words. Just as he worked ("with these hands of mine") to support himself and his companions he urges the elders to do the same....