This week's opinions

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Government’s Named Person scheme is bad for our society

October 31st, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

The vast majority of children in Scotland grow up in happy, loving families, and turn into well-adjusted adult. Because Families work, they have been essential social building block of human society since the beginning of recorded time. And as the recent synod on the family highlighted, many of the biggest problems facing Western society are down to the breakdown of the family. But the solution is not to have a state appointment guardian who can sit in judgment on a child’s parents. This is part of a worrying trend that sees many people react to real and significant problems in ... 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.


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Cross Wires: Wednesday breaking news

October 29th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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Practice, prayer and persecution

October 24th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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10-ARTEMIS

We can draw spirituality from chastity

October 24th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

By Fr Ronald Rolhesier... continue reading.


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Cross Wires: Thursday breaking news

October 23rd, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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Cross Wires: Wednesday breaking news

October 22nd, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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Cross Wires: Tuesday breaking news

October 21st, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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Cross Wires: Sunday breaking news

October 19th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

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Pope Francis’s final address to synod

October 18th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Dear Eminences, Beatitudes, Excellencies, Brothers and Sisters, With a heart full of appreciation and gratitude I want to thank, along with you, the Lord who has accompanied and guided us in the past days, with the light of the Holy Spirit.... continue reading.


Synod: Bishops’ closing message, full text

October 18th, 2014 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

We, Synod Fathers, gathered in Rome together with Pope Francis in the Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, greet all families of the different continents and in particular all who follow Christ, the Way, the Truth, and the Life. We admire and are grateful for the daily witness which you offer us and the world with your fidelity, faith, hope, and love.... continue reading.



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