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October 9, 2012

Oct 09 – Homily – Fr Ignatius: Evangelical Catholics

Homily #121009b ( 05min) Play - Fr. Ignatius preaches on the Evangelical nature of the Church relating his recent experience with some young Protestant Christians who asked about the Church and then to…
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October 10, 2014

Synod: Bishops start discussing divorced and re-married couples

Ave Maria! The Synod of the family has discussed the issue of the divorced and re-married couples and has upheld the doctrine of the indissolubility of marriage. No surprises. On Thursday, Bishops started…
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October 11, 2014

Day 5 of the Synod

On the fifth day of the Synod, several more married couples and experts, almost all lay people, addressed the bishops. Couples who have spent most of their lives together, like Pilar and Luis…
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October 14, 2014

The Synod’s Report and Homosexuality: It’s a work in progress that doesn’t change Church Doctrine

For many, the midterm report on the Synod came as a big surprise. Especially the wording used when referring to homosexuality. Some bishops expressed concern, fearing that the language left a lot of…
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October 15, 2014

Cardinal Turkson: We need food, not birth control

"What can you do in this situation? The first thing is conversion. But then it is difficult to ask these men to just leave all their wives... Who is going to provide for…
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October 16, 2014

Synod’s Midterm Report: Modifications have been made to the wording of document

The Synod's midterm report caused a big stir in and outside the Vatican. Bishops have clarified that the report isn't final, but a work in progress.  Now the question is, what modifications will…
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October 17, 2014

Cardinal: Synod says no to ‘secular agenda’ – YouTube

Published on Oct 16, 2014 Cardinal George Pell discusses the ongoing debate inside the synod on the family. via Cardinal: Synod says no to 'secular agenda' - YouTube.
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October 18, 2014

Whispers in the Loggia: To Every Family, “We Stand At the Door and Knock” – The Synod’s Last Word

At the close of a truly extraordinary, sometimes explosive fortnight, here below is the English text of the just-released final message of the Synod, said to have been approved by a "wide majority"…
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October 20, 2014

Pope Francis’ Address Conclusion of Synod | Catholic World Report – Global Church news and views

Ave Maria! Pope Francis gave a very interesting address at the conclusion the Synod. It gives a good view of the breadth of his understanding of the pastoral dimensions of the predicament of…
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