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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.

Does the Successor of Peter need “theological structuring”?

The statue of St. Peter The Bishop of Rome “has everything it takes “to enounce” the faith of the Church”. The Roman Curia plays an “instrumental and vicarious” role in relation to the Pope’s ministry. As Pope, the Pope does … Continue reading

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The Church in Mumbai and BCS should stop having double standards

Today I went for mass in St.Michaels Church Mahim and an announcement was made that as per the new DP plan St.Michaels Church and its graveyard was not shown in the DP plan and that the new proposed road would … Continue reading

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Sex abuse commission members meet cardinal to discuss controversial Chilean bishop

Marie Collins, right, is a member of the papal commission Members of papal commission met one of Pope Francis’ top cardinal advisers to express concerns over appointment of Bishop Juan Barros Four lay members of the Pontifical Commission for the … Continue reading

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Canadian Supreme Court bans prayers at council meetings

In 2013, the Quebec Court of Appeal ruled Saguenay could keep its prayer tradition, but the Supreme Court of Canada reversed that ruling In the name of neutrality of state, nine judges agreed that prayers should not be allowed at … Continue reading

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Demonstrators disrupt Chilean bishop’s installation ceremony

by Catholic News Service Taken from Cathoic Herald Bishop Juan Barros was jostled at the installation ceremony (PA) Protestor accuse Bishop Juan Barros of protecting a priest accused of sexual abuse A bishop being installed in his new assignment in … Continue reading

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The disastrous appointment of Bishop Barros could spell trouble for Pope Francis

by Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith Taken from Catholic Herald uk Bishop Juan Barros attends his first Mass at the Cathedral of St Matthew in Osorno with protestors gathered in the pews (CNS) The Vatican has made a huge unforced error and … Continue reading

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Sex abuse commission members meet cardinal to discuss controversial Chilean bishop

Taken from Catholic Herald Marie Collins, right, is a member of the papal commission (PA) Members of papal commission met one of Pope Francis’ top cardinal advisers to express concerns over appointment of Bishop Juan Barros Four lay members of … Continue reading

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