This weeks editorials

11-BISHOP-MURRAY-FUNERAL

Life, death and the news that brings hope

February 12th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

There is nothing like a funeral to sharply focus the mind on what is and isn’t important in life. And there is nothing like a Highland funeral to distil matters even further down to their very essence. For, in spite of the grand setting of St Columba’s Cathedral in Oban, the number of bishops and clergy present and the hauntingly beautiful music (courtesy of Fr Michael Hutson) at Bishop Emeritus Ian Murray’s funeral, it was, essentially a moment of returning a son to the Father and a family left mourning: A moment that all Catholic funerals encompass. No matter whether ... continue reading.
11-CROSS-OF-ASHES

Be present this Lent

February 5th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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11-POPE-HOSPITAL-VISIT

Life is precious, hope essential and mercy required

January 22nd, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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11-BURUNDI-VIOLENCE

Bringing light to the darkest of places

January 15th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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11-POPE-AT-CHRISTMAS

Help us make the good news go viral in 2016

January 8th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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11-EDINBURGH-DOOR-YEAR-OF-MERCY

Find the joy in Christmas, we are tasked by Pope

December 18th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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10-Mercy-pope-doors

May we seek God’s mercy and offer it to others

December 11th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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  • Bishop John Keenan warns medical professionals at White Mass in Paisley of threats to healthcare and life.
  • At Cardinal Winning lecture, Professor Tracey Rowland says that Catholic education can help rebuild Christian society.
  • Aid to the Church in Need provides an up-to-date insight into the harsh reality of what life is like in Pakistan for Christians.
  • Logo release for Paisley synod, to begin with Mass on April 18.

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