Tag Archives: Cong. Clergy

NEW EDITION: Directory for the Ministry and the Life of Priests – An Item of Interest

After some years of waiting, the next, new edition of the Directory for the Ministry and the Life of Priests has been issued by the Congregation of Clergy, which is now under the direction of His Eminence Beniamino Card. Stella. … Continue reading

FacebookEmailPinterestGoogle GmailShare/Bookmark
Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Mail from priests, Our Catholic Identity, Priests and Priesthood | Tagged , , , , , , | 25 Comments

Changes in the Roman Curia affecting catechesis and seminaries

I was busy yesterday and missed this at News.va.  The Holy Father changed the “competence” of some dicasteries of the Roman Curia.
He moved responsibility for Catechesis from the Congregation for the Clergy to the Pontifical Council for the New Evangelization by … Continue reading

Posted in Benedict XVI, New Evangelization, Seminarians and Seminaries | Tagged , , , , , , , | 57 Comments

Reactions from priests to the Guide for Confessors

About the Guide for Confessors… I asked priests for some comments.
Here is one I thought was very good.
Here’s my thoughts:  an “awesome” (as the kids say) echo and complement to Misericordia Dei.  My favorite lines tend to occur in the … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Mail from priests, New Evangelization, Our Catholic Identity, The future and our choices | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Cong. for Clergy issues a guide for confessors, with examination of conscience

The Congregation for Clergy issued a guide for confessors entitled The Priest, Minister of Divine Mercy – An Aid for Confessors and Spiritual Directors.
I have read through this once and will eventually comment on it more. I invite priests to … Continue reading

Posted in "How To..." - Practical Notes, Mail from priests | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments