Category Archives: Bishops

The Catholic Church is a Ship

Meme from yours truly, inspired by this quote from Venerable Archbishop Fulton Sheen: “Who is going to save our Church? Not our bishops, not our priests and religious. It is up to you, the people. You have the minds, the eyes, … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, at the USCCB…

That’s right folks – since the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, falls on a Monday in 2018, the precept to attend Mass is abrogated. It’s been this way in the United States since 1992. It’s almost as if the … Continue reading

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The Solemnity of the Perpetual Transferal of the Ascension

It wouldn’t hurt to go to Mass today, even if you don’t “have” to. How and when did this transferal in the US take place? Glad you asked. Here’s what the USCCB website says about it, in part: In accord … Continue reading

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Bishop: “The Virgin Mary Has not Appeared in Medjugorje”

Maybe 2017 will be the year the question of Medjugorje’s authenticity is finally put to rest. From Catholic News Service: “The Virgin Mary has not appeared in Medjugorje,” said Bishop Ratko Peric of Mostar-Duvno, the diocese in Bosnia-Herzegovina, which includes … Continue reading

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