Tag Archives: catholic church

Mother Teresa……saint (or sinner)

Pope Francis has paved the way for Mother Teresa, the Nobel Prize winning Catholic missionary, to become a saint, according to a new report. Avvenire, an Italian Catholic daily newspaper, reported that the Pope had credited the late Mother Teresa … Continue reading

Posted in 21st century, Abuse of power, abuse of women, Children, Church, Corruption, Medicine, Prejudice, Women, women in society | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Forgive these bigots………………….(the catholic church)

A senior priest at the Vatican has revealed he is gay, on the eve of a major meeting that will define the Catholic Church’s teaching on family. Poland-born Krysztof Charamsa, 43, said he wanted to challenge the Church’s “backwards” attitude … Continue reading

Posted in 21st century, appalling behavior, Church, Culture, Discrimination, Poland, Religion | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Church of England finally moves in to the 21st century and ordains a female Bishop

The Reverend Libby Lane, 48, has been ordained as the new Bishop of Stockport in front of more than 1,000 people. The Church formally adopted legislation last November to allow women bishops, in a move which ended a centuries-old tradition … Continue reading

Posted in Church, Culture, Discrimination, Religion, Society | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pontiff, heal thyself.

Charlie Hebdo: Pope Francis says if you swear at my mother – or Islam – ‘expect a punch’ So let me get this right, here we have the pontiff of the catholic church saying that he would punch someone who … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Church, Culture, History, Politics, Religion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment