Tuesday, August 10, 2004

Galveston, USA

Galveston Historical Foundation > Catholic Church now rented out
"In 1968, the Catholic Diocese closed the church and sold the contents at public auction.".

The excuse to end all excuses

Catholic World News : Archdiocesan bankruptcy guided by Holy Spirit?

Churches closing everywhere

but you could go to Mass at the Top of the Terrace restaurant at 6pm, after the game. The reality of the Mass as a Holy Sacrifice seems to have been almost totally obscured.

Convent Closure in Ireland

One hundred and twenty-two years of service at an end.

Holding out hope to save St. Susanna

Daily News Transcript - Local News Coverage:

O'Malley said he was concerned about a 'media circus' if he went. And just exactly whose fault is this media circus. If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen.

Catholic World News : Dispute over parish control leads to removal of priests

Nothing at all, in any way, heaven forbid the thought that this is about money.

Archbishop Raymond L. Burke, the new 'John Fisher'

I wouldn't quite go that far but the strange case of the missing memo. Cardinal Ratzinger obviously is not important enough for the USCCB.