Monthly Archives: January 2014

Thane police to question Cardinal, other priests over sale of church land

Taken from Times of India Bella Jaisinghani,TNN | Jan 31, 2014, 02.32 AM IST 0 comments 0 inShare Share More A A READ MORE Thane police|Catholic Church|Cardinal Gracias Bishop RELATED New diocese of Roman Catholic church comes up in Kerela’s … Continue reading

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Status Quo to be maintained by St.John The Baptist Church Thane

The Charity Commissioner vide his order dated 27/01/14 has directed St.John The Baptist Church Thane to maintain status quo in respect of the property admeasuring 21000 sq meters out of land Survey nos.166.189/2/A and 192/3/A situated in Majiwade,Thane.An order of … Continue reading

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Polish archives show KGB smear campaign against bishop who was Solidarity chaplain

    Newly released documents from the archives of Poland’s former Communist regime show that secret police conducted a campaign to destroy the reputation of the late Archbishop Ignacy Tokarczuk of Przemysl, the chaplain of the Solidarity movement.  Polish police … Continue reading

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Secret gay society in Vatican poses security threat for Pope Francis: Ex-Swiss Guard

  A former commander of the Swiss Guard is claiming a “network of homosexuals” inside the Vatican could pose security problems for Pope Francis. Elmar Mader headed the Swiss Guard, known for its distinctive red, orange and blue Renaissance-style uniforms, … Continue reading

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Pope Francis ‘is great’ claim jailed Italian mafia bosses

Even the mafia, it seems, has a soft spot for Pope Francis. The unexpected praise for the South American pontiff has emerged from a secretly-taped conversation between two top mafia bosses, both of them in prison. Toto “The Beast” Riina, … Continue reading

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Head of religious order analyzes surprise Philippine cardinal selection

The superior general of the Oblates of Mary Immaculate has discussed Pope Francis’s surprise decision to name Oblate Archbishop Orlando Quevedo a cardinal. Archbishop Quevedo, 74, is the Archbishop of Cotabato, which is not among the Philippines’ 20 largest cities. … Continue reading

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What the Pope’s choice of new cardinals means

Opinion by the Rev. James Martin, special to CNN (CNN) – Pope Francis’ selection on Sunday of 19 new cardinals, the men who will select the next pope, seems aimed to help rebalance the church in important ways, passing over at … Continue reading

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Vatican’s Illegal Downloads Include ‘Lesbian Hair Salon’

Computer users in the Vatican apparently have an illegal taste for the German heavy metal band Scorpions, the coming-of-age dance film “Billy Elliot,” the television comedy series “Camp”—as well as more, ahem, adult content—according to information from Netherlands-based company TorrentFreak. … Continue reading

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Pope misses huge opportunity to make Diarmuid Martin a cardinal

Pope Francis missed a remarkable opportunity to establish his popularity with the Irish faithful by refusing a red hat to Archbishop Diarmuid Martin. Francis announced 19 new cardinals, but Martin was not among them. Martin, Archbishop of Dublin, was one … Continue reading

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Chalice sold by church for £1.3 million and the Thane Antique Church

Read the article below and you will know the value of a 400 year old chalice. In Vasai we had a 400 year old altar which would have been sold had it not been for a journalist who exposed the … Continue reading

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