Monthly Archive: August 2016

11
Aug

Twentieth Sunday in the Liturgical Year

Pope Francis has created a commission to study the possibility of allowing women to serve as deacons in the Catholic church, following up on a promise made last May in […]

03
Aug

Nineteenth Sunday in the Liturgical Year

Pope Francis’ document on the family avoids issuing directives or a “final word” on debatable questions. Instead, it argues for pastoral flexibility and recognition of the complex relationship be-tween the […]

01
Aug

From The Vatican Insider

During his Angelus on Sunday, July 17, Pope Francis re-called the terrible events of last Thursday when a man ploughed a lorry into crowds of people celebrating Bastille Day in […]