Ignore the misleading headlines: the remarried cannot ‘now receive Communion’

The Church’s teaching has been consistent from the early Church to modern Popes. Last week’s events didn’t change it Benedict XVI once spoke about the two versions of the Second Vatican Council. There was the “Council of the Fathers” – what Vatican II’s documents taught; but there was also the “Council of the media”, Vatican… Continue reading Ignore the misleading headlines: the remarried cannot ‘now receive Communion’

Bishop Philip Egan of Portsmouth appeals to the faithful in his diocese to focus on God’s mercy and forgiveness this Lenten season

In a pastoral letter to be read out loud during Mass in all churches on Sunday, Catholic Bishop of Portsmouth, Philip Egan appealed to the faithful in his diocese to always make a regular confession. In his letter Bishop Egan said: “I need to speak to you about something serious that some of you will… Continue reading Bishop Philip Egan of Portsmouth appeals to the faithful in his diocese to focus on God’s mercy and forgiveness this Lenten season