Sunday, February 13, 2005

Stational Churches in Rome during Lent

A list provided by the Pontifical Academy Cultorum Martyrum. The descriptions are in Italian but have a look at the great pictures.

Desecration of Catholic Church

Of all the desecrations of Catholic Churches throughout the world the Haunted Castle, Indiana is one of the most obnoxious. Pictures can seen at their website.

Someone, somewhere in the Catholic hierarchy should be hiding their head in absolute shame.

Catholic education in the Archdiocese of New York

Catholic schools find status is diminished

"So what was lost, in a single day last week, were the identities of 22 neighborhoods honed over generations. What emerged was an unmistakable milepost. The mighty parochial school system that rose a century and a half ago from immigrant ghettos to serve as a portal into American society for millions - and as a virtually unlimited source of power for the institutional Catholic Church - is fading into history."

Diocese of Toledo

Attacks Catholic education as well as closing Churches.

Demonstration against Church closing in Diocese of Toledo

Sorry I didn't pick this up yesterday

"It's a gimme. It's going down, nothing is going to change his mind. This is the only thing we can do to keep it open."

Closing our churches is no solution

Excellent letter

The sale of objects from St Boniface's Church in Amsterdam