Category Archives: religious vocation

END FOR THE POST OF DALAI LAMA?


        Dalai Lama says no need for successor September 7, 2014 5:55 PM     . View photo In this picture taken on July 6, 2014, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama speaks to devotees before the … Continue reading

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Bridges of all kinds after Congo’s long war


Bishop builds bridges of all kinds after Congo’s long war Bishop Nicolas Djomo of Tshumbe, Democratic Republic of the Cong James J. Carney John J. O’Keefe  | Apr. 5, 2014 Bishop Nicolas Djomo lives in the small town of Tshumbe … Continue reading

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Faith: Four Women Who Are Revolutionizing Organized Religion


If you ever thought you were Don Quixote, compare your situations with those facing these four women. Posted just for informational purposes.  Fr. Orthohippo       Original full article below.   Feminism In Faith: Four Women Who Are Revolutionizing … Continue reading

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Boston’s Cardinal Sean O’Malley surprised many people when he asked Rev. Anne Robertson, a pastor in the United Methodist Church, to anoint his forehead with consecrated water


The Photo Of Rev Anne Robertson And Cardinal Sean O’Malley That Sent Shock Waves Through The Internet (And Church) Thank you to Fr. Smuts for finding this. January 17, 2014 Rev. Anne Robertson was the only female clergy member to assist … Continue reading

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Syria Nuns and Orphans Kidnapping


Syria Nun Kidnapping: Greek Orthodox Patriarch Urges Release of Maaloula Sisters by OCP on December 4, 2013 in Featured News, News inShare1 Umberto Bacchi – 12/4/13 John Yazigi calls on jihadist Jabhat al-Nusra militia to return St Tecla nuns to safety. … Continue reading

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Priest Celibacy Is Open for Discussion, Says Vatican Number Two


By Elliot Hannon  -source  | Posted Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at 7:59 PM A view of St. Peter’s Square during the ‘urbi et orbi’ blessing held by Pope Benedict XVI from the central balcony of St Peter’s Basilica. Photo by … Continue reading

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Seven Reasons Every Pastor Should Have a Blog


This could be very helpful for pastors and congregations.  It will give some idea as to what is important to the pastor, how he encourages and/or suggests, and gives others insight into his thought processes.  It may also help him … Continue reading

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