Monthly Archives: March 2012

Thane,Mumbai,Goa,Mangalore and Now Bangalore the church land scam continues

Bangalore archbishop in land row Taken from DNA Bangalore Published: Friday, Mar 30, 2012, 12:03 IST By DNA Correspondent | Place: Bangalore | Agency: DNA The Akhila Karnataka Catholic Christian Association has accused Bangalore Archbishop Bernard Moras of misusing church property. The … Continue reading

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Lefebvrians: “There is good reason to hope for a solution”

FR. FRANZ SCHMIDBERGER Taken from Vatican Insider The agreement was mentioned in a communiqué that was read out in churches in the German District of the Society of St. Pius X ANDREA TORNIELLI VATICAN CITYThe “communiqué” which was read out … Continue reading

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Accusations made by Maciel’s victims are unfair, says Vatican spokesman

Accusations made by Maciel’s victims are unfair, says Vatican spokesman In a press conference, Vatican spokesman, Federico Lombardi responded to criticisms against Benedict XVI for his failure to meet with some individuals who were abused by the founder of the … Continue reading

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GAA club asks church to be ‘guided by God’ and reverse deal to sell land

A RURAL GAA club has appealed to its Catholic diocese to engage in “peace talks” regarding the sale of land adjoining its sports grounds. In a letter to the Bishop of Kerry, Kilgarvan GAA club said it hoped he would … Continue reading

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For Russian Orthodox Church, cross ban in workplace is a form of totalitarianism

The Moscow Patriarchate deplores the ban in Great Britain on wearing religious symbols in the workplace, describing it as a manifestation of totalitarianism. “Those Western liberals who are actually forcing totalitarian regime standards on free people are making a big … Continue reading

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Are Some Mumbai Catholics More Equal Than Others?Are results being tailored towards a desired end for the Archdiocesean Consultation Survey 2012?

The following is a news  article in The Examiner of March 24th 2012. Consultation 2012: Survey The Archdiocesan Consultation will be held in Mumbai from November 12-14, 2012. The first part of the preparatory process is a Survey which will … Continue reading

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Maximum Mumbai: When a priest goes to jail…

Maximum Mumbai: When a priest goes to jail… Manoj R Nair | Wednesday, March 28, 2012  Taken from DNA A few years ago, this newspaper carried a series of reports about allegations of massive land scams in the Church of North … Continue reading

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