Daily Archives: 3 July 2007

A very Sabine evening

It rained very hard here this evening.  You can nearly here the grass turning greener.

FacebookEmailPinterestGoogle GmailShare/Bookmark
Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Comments Off

Translation problems in the Letter to Chinese Catholics and the Notes

Translations are the plague of the modern Church.   We know that several documents have been delayed because of translation problems.  Some have been amended.  Many people study and quote documents without knowing what the really say because of the discontinuity … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | 18 Comments

China’s reaction to Letter; Card. Zen in the streets

In the South China Morning Post there have been articles reacting to recent Sino-Vatican issues.
On 1 July in the SCMP we find that Liu Bainian , deputy chairman of the Chinese Catholic Patriotic Association, said he had not read the … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Comments Off

Peter’s Pence percentage plus

There was a large increase in 2006 in famous “Peter’s Pence” donations to the Holy See.
This is the collection taken up on or around the feast of Sts. Peter and Paul.
In 2005 Peter’s Pence brought in USA$ 59,441,654.64
In 2006 Peter’s … Continue reading

Posted in SESSIUNCULA | Comments Off