New links and updates: Thursday, May
The Church After the Deliberations of the Second Vatican Council and Ecclesiology: A Study in Church History
Pope St. Pius X's
Oath Against The Errors Of Modernism
from the Encyclical "Sacrorum Antistitum", September 1, 1910 -
[Roman Catholic Anti-defamation League of Newfoundland]
Catholicism: Crisis Of Faith - by James G. McCarthy - a narrative about the current state of the Catholic Church and comments about some of the teachings.
Women, Feminism in the Church - By Sr. Kathryn
Takes off from the Holy Father's presentation on
Mary and Eve, and includes the thought of Rahner and Balthasar
Catholic Issues and Facts
Topics which frequently trouble Catholics
and non-Catholics alike. Provides a forum
for discussion of issues relating
to The Church..
Extra Synodal Legislation - "Any Catholics in and of the Diocese of Lincoln who attain or retain membership in any of the above listed
organizations or groups after April 15, 1996, are by that very fact (ipso-facto-latae sententia) under
interdict and absolutely forbidden to receive Holy Communion. ...
By mandate of the Most Reverend Bishop of Lincoln.
Banned groups include Call to Action (CTA)
whose leaders say that their 16,000 members include six bishops and 5,000 priests and nuns. They say
membership in their Nebraska chapter has doubled since the bishop's edict.
Comments at San Francisco Bay Catholic
``Until roughly 1800, Rome's intervention in the appointment of bishops in dioceses outside the Papal States (in Italy) was rare ... Until 1829, it was the policy of the Holy See to leave the appointment of bishops to the local church where
possible.'' ..." In 1829, only 24 of the 646 Roman Catholic bishops in the world were directly appointed by Rome" --
Former S.F. Archbishop Preaches Vatican Reform - June 29, 1996 San Francisco Chronicle -
Full text of Archbishop John R. Quinn's Oxford Lecture on Papacy and Collegiality - June 29, 1996
Statement of Principles of The American Catholic Church
A Way of Being
Catholic in Today's World - by Father Peter Hickman, B.A. min., D.D.
Is the male-only priesthood revealed truth? - by Luis T. Gutierrez
Judeo-Christian and Buddhist Justice - by Winston King
Professor Emeritus, Vanderbilt University
Meeting with Pope John Paul taught Jews feminist
lesson - By Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie
Apokalypso -- A Journal of Millenarian Prophecy
Concerns the prophecy of St. Malachy, the mysteries surrounding the attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II in 1981 and the
nexus between that event and the Third Secret of Fatima
The White Robed Monks of
Pope John Paul II views inconsistent - by Coleman McCarthy, The Washington Post
WORLD SCRIPTURE - A Comparative Anthology
of Sacred Texts
O R I G I N -
The Meeting Place of Religions