Daily Archives: 20 November 2015

Pope Francis to German Bishops: Your Church is a mess! Fix it and … GO TO CONFESSION!

The German bishops are making their ad limina visit.  Every few years diocesan bishops have to go to Rome to meet with offices of the Roman Curia and, usually, the Pope.
Pope Francis gave an address to the German bishops that was clear, … Continue reading

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Fr. Z asks help: finding fabrics

Is there anyone out there I could put onto a project?
I need to find some fabric – gold silk – that matches a set of vestments I had made in Rome last year.  During my last trip I went to … Continue reading

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Lutheran Satire

Ever since Pope Francis met with some Lutherans and said pretty confusion things about reception of Holy Communion [HERE], I’ve been keeping half an eye out for a video from Lutheran Satire.
They have a couple already about Pope Francis. They are … Continue reading

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ASK FATHER: Can Orthodox obtain indulgences through the Catholic Church?

From a reader…
QUAERITUR:
I am an Orthodox Christian. I believe that the Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Orthodox Church are both Apostolic Churches, albeit, not in full communion. I converted to EO from Calvinism after being raised Pentecostal. I don’t … Continue reading

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