April 10 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS     print icon print

4 Gossip whisper-003

Cross Wires: Wednesday headlines

The latest Catholic news from around the globe.

VATICAN

God must be the centre of our lives, Pope Francis says at general audience this morning.

Pope Francis urges Catholics to resist gossip (above).

Pope to visit Rome centre for undocumented refugees.

Vatican conference aims to advance understanding of adult stem cell research.

British ambassador to Vatican says Margaret Thatcher and the Blessed John Paul II will be remembered for their role in ending Communism.

INTERNATIONAL

Head of Korean Bishop’s Conference says North Koreans recent bellicosity may be a ploy to get more aid.

Canada’s bishops issue call to action on the environment.

Coptic Pope condemns Egypt’s president’s failure to protect Christians.

Cardinal of Bogota backs million strong march for peace in Columbia.

Archbishop of Detroit says supporters of same-sex ‘marriage’ must not receive Holy Communion.

—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

Lent, springtime and a Church renewed

March 22nd, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The RCIA is just one of the sings of a...


Stay true to the values of Christ, not the shifting sands of modernity

March 15th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

It can be hard to resist temptations during Lent, but...


Dangerous’ new organ law could reduce number of donations, writes Mike Rumbles MSP

March 8th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Last week members of the Scottish Parliament approved by 107...


Serving on the altar bears lasting fruit

March 8th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Look holy and try not to faint was the advice...



Social media

Latest edition

P1-MAR-22-2019

exclusively in the paper

  • Catholic community stands with Muslim victims of terror attack
  • Council rejects abortion ‘buffer zones’ after testimony from NHS
  • Celtic bonds stressed at St Patrick’s Day celebrations
  • Street pastors’ programme hopes to bring people back to church
  • We must set aside historic grudges in our responses to the refugee crisis, writes Andreas G Wolff

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