1975-2015, Fr. Calmel, o.p., in memoriam, in spem
May 3, 2015 was the official opening day for the diocesan process for the beatification of Dom Helder Camara, the zealous propagandist for the Theology of the Liberation, nicknamed “the Red Bishop” during his lifetime.
On hearing this sad news, it is good to reread Reverend Fr. Calmel, O.P., who wrote in 1970, in his Brève Apologie pour l’Eglise...
Italy: An American Jew in favor of the authenticity of the Holy Shroud of Turin
Barrie Schwortz (on the right), in 1978.
The Holy Shroud is exceptionally exposed to the public from April 19 to June 24, 2015, in the cathedral of Turin. The rare expositions are held during jubilee years. Between expositions, this very fragile piece of cloth is preserved away from all light in an inert gas atmosphere. No exposition was planned before...
Switzerland: Bürglen’s parish priest will bless no more same-sex unions
Fr. Wendelin Bucheli.
The parish priest of Bürglen (Uri) and the bishop of Coire reached an agreement on the “foundation of the teachings of the Catholic Faith” according to the statements to the press made by the diocesan spokesman, Guiseppe Gracia, on April 28th, quoted by Apic the same day. “Fr. Wendelin Bucheli has committed to no longer...