This weeks editorials

11-POPE

Give serious consideration to Pope’s words on Confession

March 24th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

THE Pope’s call for priests to offer Confession whenever it is asked for may cause a groan among some of the clergy. Our priests are few and they are hideously overworked. Every day there are more demands on their time. Often set Confession times are the only plausible option. Yet the power of Sacrament is undiminished. All of us are sinners, all of us need to repent. It may be they do not see the demand, but there is certainly the need. In the words of Pope Francis: “Everyone say to himself: ‘When was the last time I went to Confession?’ ... continue reading.
11-DREHER

There is a self-evident need for stronger communities in Christ

March 17th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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11-LENT

Embrace prayer, fasting and almsgiving this Lent

March 3rd, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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9-MASS-SCHOOL

Catholic schools combat sectarianism

February 17th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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11-MGR-SMITH

A significant anniversary and a possible Scottish saint

February 10th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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11-BISHOP-JOHN-KEENAN

Paisley Diocese leads the way with funding innovation

January 27th, 2017 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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