Daily Archives: January 9, 2012

Sister Carmen answers question on praying

From Catholic Spiritual Direction Q: Dear Sister Carmen, in the Second Mansion of the Interior Castle, St. Teresa strongly emphasizes the need for perseverance. Can you help me understand how this works in a practical way? I really struggle to … Continue reading

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VATICAN CITY, 9 JAN 2012 (VIS) – This morning in the Sala Regia of the Vatican Apostolic Palace, Pope Benedict pronounced his traditional annual address to members of the diplomatic corps accredited to the Holy See. Before making his remarks, … Continue reading

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Sweden recognises new file-sharing religion Kopimism

From BBC News A “church” whose central tenet is the right to file-share has been formally recognised by the Swedish government. The Church of Kopimism claims that “kopyacting” – sharing information through copying – is akin to a religious service. … Continue reading

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Cardinal Seán O’Malley Reflects on Sexual Abuse Crisis of Boston

From Cardinal Seán’s blog posted on 6th. Jan 2012 Ten years ago today, the clergy sexual abuse crisis exploded in Boston. This has been a very painful chapter in the history of our Church, but at the same time, an … Continue reading

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