Tuesday, January 04, 2005

Archdiocese of Boston

Goal of External Review Committee is to make reconfiguration fair Fair, what is fair about the loss of future generations of Catholics?

Boston Herald editorial

Parishes in need of a time to heal. Boston Herald loosing patience with Archbishop O'Malley, the Franciscan who tries to use the police to solve his problems.

Diamond Creek. Former Catholic Church now "The Abbey Restaurant"

My house shall be called a house of prayer but you have made into a restaurant.

A Campaign to Save Chicago's Second Oldest Church

PCI :Public Communications Inc. should be congratulated.

They work for the Church and the laity for free unlike the PR agency representing the Archdiocese of Boston.

And so typical of the modern Jesuit order. Modelled on an army by St Ignatius, they have lost the will to fight in Europe and America.

"Three years later, the Jesuits announced plans to demolish the cathedral-size building and replace it with a small utilitarian worship center to serve the remaining 300 African-American and Hispanic parishioners"

See also the magnificent history in the pdf link.

"He prayed all night in front of Our Lady of Perpetual Help" (Father Damen's reaction when the Church was earlier threatened by the Great Chicago Fire) (incidentally Our Lady under this title is the Patron also of this blogspot).

"We are going to save the past to preserve the future."

Weeping Madonna

Whatever the truth of this matter may Our Lady of Grace and of Sorrows pray for us!

My house shall be called a house of prayer

...but you have turned it into a venue for the South American Presidential Summit