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Zero Hedge
Hidden Agenda Perpetrated By Congress & The Fed Exposed In One Simple Chartof this promise and its fulfilment." ... Pope Francis concluded his homily by s
Hidden Agenda Perpetrated By Congress & The Fed Exposed In One Simple Chart
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
of this promise and its fulfilment." ... Pope Francis concluded his homily by saying "as we pass through the Holy Door, we also want to remember another door, which fifty years ago the Fathers of the Second Vatican Council opened to t... Read more
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Philly.com
Sister Patricia Joseph Corkery, 94, educatorreach out to non-Catholics and to regard the church as the "people of God in th
Sister Patricia Joseph Corkery, 94, educator
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
reach out to non-Catholics and to regard the church as the "people of God in the world," according to the language of the Second Vatican Council. Sister Patricia Joseph traveled the country holding retreats and workshops, as well as writing for... Read more
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The Chronicle
After Israel, only more questionsof “Nostra Aetate,” the Papal Letter on the Relation of the Church to Non-Chris
After Israel, only more questions
The Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
of “Nostra Aetate,” the Papal Letter on the Relation of the Church to Non-Christian Religions, in the aftermath of the Second Vatican Council, the Church ceased striving to convert the Jews and sought instead to reconcile with them. Another... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Local reaction to Pope's commission studying female Deaconshave the Ministry of the Bishop, we have the Ministry of the Priest, and then t
Local reaction to Pope's commission studying female Deacons
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 23 days ago
have the Ministry of the Bishop, we have the Ministry of the Priest, and then there's the Deacon that was reinstated by the Second Vatican Council... and now were looking at opening that up to the possibility of women serving in that... Read more
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Times of Malta
Get your hands dirty!ever in the Catholic Church. I love to listen to Roncalli’s ‘Moonlight speech’
Get your hands dirty!
Times of Malta / Posted 25 days ago
ever in the Catholic Church. I love to listen to Roncalli’s ‘Moonlight speech’ on the night of the opening of the Second Vatican Council in 1962 and his appeal for parents to go back home and give their children a hug from the Pope. When... Read more
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Deseret News
Pope Francis names panel to study ordaining women deaconsthe Catholic tradition, the role of deacon was eventually subsumed into the pri
Pope Francis names panel to study ordaining women deacons
Deseret News / Posted 27 days ago
the Catholic tradition, the role of deacon was eventually subsumed into the priesthood and hierarchy, until the Second Vatican Council of the 1960s revived the diaconate as an ordained order open to “mature” men over 35, who can be... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
James Hayes: Archbishop emeritus of Halifax promoted Christian unityof the archbishop for her master’s thesis, says Mr. Hayes navigated a period of
James Hayes: Archbishop emeritus of Halifax promoted Christian unity
The Globe and Mail / Posted 27 days ago
of the archbishop for her master’s thesis, says Mr. Hayes navigated a period of change in the church after attending the Second Vatican Council in Rome in 1962 and 1965 and returning to serve as archbishop from 1967 until 1990. While he remained... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
For Catholic women, pope's panel on female deacons 'could open up some interesting opportunities'intermediate stage for candidates preparing for priestly ordination." The chur
For Catholic women, pope's panel on female deacons 'could open up some interesting opportunities'
Baltimore Sun / Posted 27 days ago
intermediate stage for candidates preparing for priestly ordination." The church revived the permanent diaconate after the Second Vatican Council in the 1960s. Scholars still debate the role women played in the early church. Some believe, for... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Don't Give In to Fear: The Killing of Father Jacques Hamel – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethicsor another tradition, have a right to live that faith peacefully and securely i
Don't Give In to Fear: The Killing of Father Jacques Hamel – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
or another tradition, have a right to live that faith peacefully and securely in our community. For fifty years since the Second Vatican Council, the Catholic Church has been committed to pursuing interreligious dialogue with believers of all... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Hearts, minds and soulsto changing times. Many in the church’s higher reaches would like to reverse so
Hearts, minds and souls
Namibia Economist / Posted a month ago
to changing times. Many in the church’s higher reaches would like to reverse some of the innovations that followed the Second Vatican Council, which closed in 1965 (indeed, they often claim its intentions were misinterpreted). As the head of... Read more

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