North African Bishops Break from Peers, Affirm LGBTQ+ Blessings; And More News

Bishops in North Africa have endorsed "Fiducia Supplicans," the Vatican declaration on blessings, breaking from a African bishops' wider statement rejecting the declaration in harsh terms. Today's post features this story and other development in the debate over blessings same-gender couples and others in "irregular" situations. Read More

QUOTE TO NOTE: Pope Francis: Pray for a Synod Miracle

The National Catholic Reporter noted that during his second speech on his visit to Ecuador,... Read More

NEWS NOTES: September 2, 2014

Here are some items that you might find of interest: 1) Catholics United, a faith-based... Read More