21May Pope Francis plans synodal shake-up

Pope Francis plans synodal shake-up

by Christopher Lamb in The Tablet

The next synod of bishops gathering in Rome has been postponed until 2023 so that an unprecedented consultation of Catholics can take place in advance.

Pope Francis had originally

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21May ACP letter to Bishops: Need for Conversation on the Pastoral Outreach to Gay Catholics

Earlier this week the ACP Leadership wrote to all the bishops calling for a conversation on the pastoral outreach to gay Catholics. The letter is attached:


Tuesday 18 May 2021

 Dear Bishop,

There needs to be a conversation in … Read the rest

21May Chris McDonnell: Prophecy in Our Time

Prophecy in Our Time.

Chris McDonnell CT May 21. 2021

To continue after a brief interruption…

My absence from this column happened to coincide with the passing of the theologian Hans Kung who died in early April at the age … Read the rest

21May THIS EVENING! 8.00pm – Fri 21 May – ID and Password

Best Catholics in the World 

Zoom meeting invitation with Derek Scally

Friday 21 May 2021 at 8.00pm (Irish time)

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Meeting-ID: ‪970 7897 4108

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21May May 21 2021 Friday of the Seventh Week of Easter

When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, "Simon son of John, do you love me more than these?" He said to him, "Yes, Lord; you know that I love you." Jesus said to him, "Feed my lambs." A second time he said to him, "Simon son of John, do you love me?" He said to him, "Yes, Lord; you know that I love you." Jesus said to him, "Tend my sheep."