Sharing the Word for January 21, 2022
The apostles were called to become close to Jesus so as to be able to present him accurately to others. In today’s Church, bishops are seen as successors of the apostles.
Like other young martyrs, the death of Saint Agnes reminds us that length of years is not a requirement for a holy life. Little is known about Saint Agnes other than that she was a martyr.
Preparing for the 2023 World Synod of Bishops
Can you recommend a book describing what Vatican II was all about? Something in plain English without interpretation by the author?
Giving a Saint’s Name at Baptism
Is this required? Some Christians have first names that are not those of a saint or a variant on a saint’s name.
Munich abuse report incriminates retired pope
A law firm’s report on how abuse cases were handled in the Archdiocese of Munich and Freising incriminated retired Pope Benedict XVI, with lawyers accusing him of misconduct in four cases during his tenure as Munich archbishop.