3 Nov 2015
Some web browsing..........
All Saints & All Souls:
How hallowed is Halloween?
Judgement and Purgatory
Where to From Here?: The Christian Vision of Life After Death
The ‘Last Things’: Heaven, Hell and Purgatory
On Saints and Souls, Leaves and Candy Corn
Among the Modern-Day Martyrs of San Bartolomeo - Anticipating All Saints Day with a visit to a Roman basilica dedicated to Christian martyrs of the 20th and 21st Century
Praying for the unnamed dead
Pope Francis: All Souls' prayers for departed predecessors
Pope Francis: there are many saints to be found in everyday life
All Souls Day in South Asia an ecumenical event
Is this a thing now? Churches being transformed into bookstores?
Pope Francis Sets a Confrontation in Place; Not the One We Think
How the Catholic Church forever changed Jewish life
Autumn Leaves and Dying to Self
Christians can’t ignore the suffering of Muslims
How it feels to be denied communion
Why the Left Needs Religion
Dorothy Day and the Scandal of Mercy - Attempts to render Day's narrative "safe" for narrow consumption only distort her reality
The Vatican Synod on the Family is over and the conservatives have won
High school students volunteer to serve as pallbearers for those who die alone
Limerick city’s oldest cemetery re-opens
From the Catholic Herald - links from Fr Ray Blake, Michelle Boorstein and Anthony Faiola, Sidney Callahan, Catholic Register, Fr Raymond de Souza, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Damon Linker, the German synod fathers, Bishop Robert Lynch, Sandro Magister, Edward Peters, Christa Pongratz-Lippitt, the Tablet and Bishop Lucas Van Looy reflect on the family synod.