March 4 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS     print icon print

2-CARDINALreaction

Cross Wires: Monday headlines

The latest Catholic news

SCOTLAND

Cardinal Keith O’Brien (above) ‘will play no further part in the public life’ of the Catholic Church in Scotland.

Statement from Liz Leydon, SCO editor.

VATICAN

Mourning without morning: The Church left without Pope, now thinking about successor. (Video).

Cardinals to meet today at Vatican.

Cardinals plan to ask the next Pope to pledge in his inaugural address that he will serve until death but future Popes will mirror Benedict XVI, says Cardinal George Pell in Australia.

Non-European Pope could pair up with Vatican official ‘in presidential-style ticket.’

UK

Bomb found outside Catholic church in North Belfast.

OPINION

Papal conclave: Cormac Murphy-O’Connor’s insider’s view.

AND FINALLY

Catholics in Scotland to celebrate convert and martyr St John Ogilvie.

—Cross Wires is The Scottish Catholic Observer blog. Follow breaking news from the SCO through the day on Twitter at SCO_NEWS.

 

 

Leave a Reply

latest opinions

Cross Wires Wednesday headlines

June 29th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The latest Catholic news...


We betray those living in terror when we look away

June 24th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

This week’s editorial leader...


When Mass collides with a wailing tot

June 24th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Young mother Shannon McGurin writes about the perils of bringing...


Being a pacifist in a world of guns

June 24th, 2016 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Fr Ronald Rolheiser...



Social media

Latest edition

P1-JUNE-24-2016

exclusively in the paper

 

  • Joe McGrath with a practical guide to living the Year of Mercy
  • St Antony of Padua Relic visits Paisely
  • Chemin Neuf movement visits Edinburgh
  • Gerald Warner on the power of relics
  • Gaelic Column on the Saints of Argyll

Previous editions

Previous editions of the Scottish Catholic Observer newspaper are only available to subscribed Members. To download previous editions of the paper, please subscribe.

note: registered members only.

Read the SCO