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Bombay Laity Ezekiel’s Chapter 3 Task as Watchman 17 “Son of man, I have made you a watchman for the people of Israel; so hear the word I speak and give them warning from me. 18 When I say to a wicked person, ‘You will surely die,’ and you do not warn them or speak out to dissuade them from their evil ways in order to save their life, that wicked person will die for[b] their sin, and I will hold you accountable for their blood. 19 But if you do warn the wicked person and they do not turn from their wickedness or from their evil ways, they will die for their sin; but you will have saved yourself.

Our Christian Values have changed

Time and again we are preached that we the laity have changed our values. What was worst yesterday has become OK and what was bad has become acceptable today. Sadly this is not only with our laity but also with … Continue reading

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Civil execution of Church marriage annulment decrees

28 Oct 2019  |   05:34am IST Civil execution of Church marriage annulment decrees Recently the High Court of Bombay in Goa struck down Article 19 of Decree 35461 cancelling marriages as unconstitutional, illegal, null and void and ultra vires, … Continue reading

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Christ hears your prayers depending on your dress and place where you pray….. Adv. A.M.Sodder

Christ hears your prayers depending on how you dress and where you live. In Mumbai your prayers are heard even if you wear short pants but in Goa Christ will not hear your prayers if you are in short pants … Continue reading

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US Priest Makes Pornographic Film On Altar, Arrested

Rome: A priest in the Archdiocese of New Orleans, US, has been arrested along with two women and charged with obscenity after he was discovered filming a pornographic video on a parish church altar. Father Travis Clark, 37, the pastor of … Continue reading

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Can the Cardinal Answer?

When a person wants his or her marriage annuled it’s announced in the official newspaper of the Archdiocese. This is the normal procedure done for the laity.xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx When ever a Priest is DEFROCKED or RESIGNS from the Congregation. Why don’t … Continue reading

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Can a Catholic Ever Disobey a Pope?

Rebuilding Catholic Culture. Restoring Catholic Tradition. Can a Catholic Ever Disobey a Pope? Paul CaseyJuly 17, 2020 “No one is ever allowed to disobey the pope. Period.” The statement is made repeatedly on social media, usually in an attempt to … Continue reading

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Vatican Reply to Mumbai Hypocrisy

Show more details Select comment Prof. Vincent D Monteirovincentmonteiro@yahoo.com49.32.199.197Dear Faithful, further to the Circular from the Archdiocese of Mumbai. Herein is fitting reply from the Vatican towards our hypocrisy from the Popes Secretary…….Pope’s secretary warns people will abandon Church if … Continue reading

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Masses at Funerals… Lockdown times

It appears that people who lose their loved ones during the lockdown are not aware that there are specific guidelines issued by the Archdiocese of Mumbai. It’s sad that the same are not being highlighted for obvious reasons. The permission … Continue reading

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Burying the Dead

Catholics are advised to cremate bodies. People are not informed that a mass can be held. Some priests give the funeral prayers in the hands of the dead persons relatives and tell them to recite the prayers. One of the … Continue reading

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FAITH FORMATION SUNDAY

Today being being Faith Formation Sunday, it was a beautiful sermon preached by a priest of my Parish. Got me contemplating on my levels of faith which is on it’s lowest levels and decreasing daily. It is actually something I … Continue reading

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