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“A tip here, a bribe there: this is how you arrive at corruption”

  (©LaPresse) (©LaPresse) The Pope in St. Peter’s Square At this monring’s mass at St. Martha’s House, the Pope warned faithful to beware of not becoming pagans with a Christian name. “If you are attached to money, vanity and pride … Continue reading

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Pope Francis said. “I had to dismiss a person from a Tribunal some time ago, who said ‘Give me $10,000 and I’ll take care of both processes: the civil and the ecclesiastical’. Please, not this!”

 It is shameful that money is being paid for justice in the Church. My question to the Church authorities in Mumbai. How come some people get annulments immediately and some languish for years on end? The Church in Mumbai is … Continue reading

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Francis: It is so sad to see bishops who instead of lowering themselves in service, are vain

At today’s General Audience the Pope announced his visit to the Italian city of Turin to venerate the Shroud and honour Saint John Bosco on the occasion of the bicentennial of his birth on 21 June. He also sent out … Continue reading

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Francis confirms norms concerning bishops’ retirement

    The Pope has confirmed that the retirement age for bishops is 75. He also clarified the law regarding his right to ask bishops to step down earlier in certain cases, as well as illustrating rules for Curia members … Continue reading

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How the Catholic Community of Mumbai has been cheated ?

5000 sq foot club house promised and accordingly rate for selling land to builder fixed by the Charity Commissioner . Status Till today no club house given and further no talk about it. 1,81,000 sq. feet bogus FSI obtained on … Continue reading

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Daphne McLeod: What I would do if I were bishop for a day

Daphne McLeod: What I would do if I were bishop for a day Daphne McLeod has announced her retirement after four decades of fighting for solid catechesis By Luke Coppen In This Article Daphne McLeod: ‘Cardinal Heenan told me to … Continue reading

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