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10-WOMAN-PRAYS

Less people are going to church – whom to blame?

November 21st, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

It’s no secret that today there’s been a massive drop-off in church attendance. Moreover that drop-off in church-going is not paralleled by the same widespread growth in atheism and agnosticism. Rather, more and more people are claiming to be spiritual but not religious, faith-filled but not church-goers. Why this exodus from our churches? The temptation inside religious circles is to blame what’s happening on secularity. Secular culture, many people argue, is perhaps the most powerful narcotic ever perpetrated on this planet, both for good and for bad. It swallows most of us whole with its seductive promises of heaven on ... continue reading.
Satan Tempts Jesus

Tackling spiritual warfare head on

November 14th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Fr Ronald Rolhesier... continue reading.


10-CARRYING-CROSS

We all need help carrying our cross

November 7th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Fr Ronald Rolhesier... continue reading.


10-SOLAR-ECLIPSE

Life reveals itself above and below us

October 31st, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Fr Ron Rolhesier... continue reading.


10-ARTEMIS

We can draw spirituality from chastity

October 24th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Fr Ronald Rolhesier... continue reading.


10-JEALOUSY

Let go of unhappy resentment, its costs

October 17th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Fr Ronald Rolhesier... continue reading.


9-FOODBANK-GEORGE-SQ

A time for every purpose under Heaven

October 17th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Our Church was right to stay largely out of the independence referendum, but now is a time for action says KEVIN McKENNA... continue reading.



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  • Catholic Education Director Michael McGrath says he will defend those who conscientiously object to teaching about gay marriage.
  • Bishop John Keenan announces that Paisley Diocese will hold synod in 2016.
  • Scotland’s bishops get behind interfaith week.
  • Kevin McKenna on why he hopes Catholic leaders will attend Orange fest.
  • Peter Kearney on the CDF Colloquium at the Vatican on the theme The Complementarity of Man and Woman in Marriage.

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