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Thursday, November 18, 2004

The Legal Tangle

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One Diocese contradicts another on parish ownership issue.

Diocese of Timmins

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Repeat after the Bishop

CHANGE IS GOOD.

After all, CLOSING CHURCHES IS BUILDING FOR THE FUTURE.

Others have believed this but for the first time in history, we are told to believe it by Catholic bishops.

Franciscan University

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to create a business ethics center. Only in the modern world could Franciscanism and business mix. St Francis even removed his habit before he died and accepted it back only on loan.

But some modern Franciscans could do with some courses in ethics. The Catholic Church has only ever taught morals which are transcendent as opposed to ethics which are made for a situation. The only good ethics derive from morals, contrary to what some modern politicians claim.

Seminary could have Catholics flocking to Detroit

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The Seminary will offer a degree in evangelisation but qualifications are not the same as the real thing. I can have a degree in law and not be a lawyer.
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My house shall be called a house of prayer but the Salesian Convent is now becoming a community centre in Brussels.
Gillibrand

Archdiocese shows parishioner mercy

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Just to show that they are such kind people.

Boston Sale of the Century

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16 churches for sale worth $28m and the vultures circle.