"Let unity, the greatest good of all goods, be your preoccupation." - St. Ignatius of Antioch (Letter to St. Polycarp)

Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Whence Goeth the Catholic Church?

Here's a snapshot of recent news stories regarding the Catholic Church over just the last two weeks:

Egan blasts Rudy for receiving communion: criticizes ex-mayor's abortion stance (April 28, 2008)

Is Liberal Catholicism Dead? (Time Magazine, May 3, 2008)

Archbishop Burke Named to Two Vatican Posts (May 6, 2008)

Directive from Archbishop Flynn ends lay preaching at Mass (May 7, 2008)

N.Y. bishop ends practice of Communion at celebration of the word (May 9, 2008)

Archbishop Naumann to Governor: Stop receiving Holy Communion (May 10, 2008)

Notice anything?

1 comment:

Oso Famoso said...

It looks as though the authority of the bishops is being excersized...and the more orthodox/faithfull bishops are the ones that are excersizing said authority.