The Only Way Out is Through

Steve Skojec December 14, 2017 5 Comments I spent the past couple of hours cleaning out my email inbox. Not because I wanted to, but because it seemed easier than coming back here and trying to write whatever the thing is that I know I need to be writing but can’t quite put my finger on.  Lately, it’s been like that more and more often. As I whittled my inbox ALL the way down from Continue Reading →

Pascal and the Jesuits | The Catholic Thing

 David Carlin FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2017   It seems to me (I’m hardly alone) that many clerical leaders (priests and bishops) are relatively “soft” on matters related to sexual sin – fornication, unmarried cohabitation, abortion, and homosexuality. It’s not that they approve of these things; they just don’t go out of their way to condemn them. If someone were challenged to write in defense of this clerical “softness,” I think the argument would go like Continue Reading →

Bishops and women priest campaigners sign letter supporting Pope Francis | CatholicHerald.co.uk

Bishops and women priest campaigners sign letter supporting Pope Francis by Dan Hitchensposted Friday, 20 Oct 2017 More than 150 Catholics, including bishops, priests and academics, have launched a statement in support of Pope Francis. The Pro Pope Francis open letter, available in English and German, follows the “filial correction” of Pope Francis, which claimed that the Pope had helped to spread heresies. The signatories, including eight bishops, address the Pope, saying: “Your pastoral initiatives Continue Reading →