Daily Archives: 18 October 2014

Pope Francis’ final address to the Synod as it closes

Pope Francis addressed the Synod participants at the end of the Synod.  I’ll out the blah blah: (Vatican Radio) At the conclusion of the Extraordinary Synod on the Family, Pope Francis addressed the assembled Fathers, thanking them for their efforts … Read More

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NYC Day 1: Pastrami Edition

I am at the glorious Pastrami Queen on Lexington. Mushroom Barley soup Pastrami Corned Beef “Smile!” … yep… he was smiling. We spent time in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, sort of my Mecca, to which I bow several times … Read More

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Hell’s Bible’s editorial on the Synod

At Hell’s Bible we find an editorial: Pope Francis Walks the Talk Vatican Signals on Gays and Remarriage Are a Hopeful Beginning A half-century after the historic changes of the Second Vatican Council, Pope Francis is showing his intent to … Read More

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Views on the Synod right now

Another day, another Synod post.  Yes, it’ll be over soon.  For a while.  Then it will fire back up in full fury before next year’s Synod. Today the bishops are working on the final Relatio.  They will use electronic voting … Read More

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