Monday, July 04, 2005

St Albert's Church Boston

Saved - a very small step when you consider all the other Churches that have not been so lucky.

Katholischer Nachrichtendienst

German language site reports that there has been a big interest in entering seminary in Poland after the death of the Pope. Already one quarter of the European clergy are from Poland. Yet many of the Dioceses in Western Europe refuse to have Polish or African priests prefering instead to claim that the priest shortage means that the laity will have to take over more of the priests role or that priests should be married. They thus defy God's good providence.

Spokane diocese bankruptcy hearing held on victims fund

- key decision expected

Catholic Students Threatened with Arrest

at Catholic Cathedral in Los Angeles. This provides some context. Never in the history of Christendom has a Diocese, that still calls itself Catholic, fallen so low.