Posts Tagged ‘Bishop Robert McElroy’

Eucharist must not be weaponised for political ends

Monday, May 10th, 2021
Eucharist weaponised

Efforts by some US bishops to exclude Catholic politicians — including President Joe Biden — from receiving Communion has prompted concerns that the Eucharist is being weaponised for political purposes. “The Eucharist must never be instrumentalised for a political end, no matter how important,” said Bishop Robert W. McElroy of San Diego. President Biden was Read more

Lived reality at heart of Francis’ pastoral theology

Thursday, July 5th, 2018
Pastorlal theology

The “lived reality of men and women and children and families” and their “sufferings and challenges and joys” are at the center of “a moment of explicit theological renewal that will contribute enormously to the spread of the Gospel in this new millennium,” said San Diego Bishop Robert McElroy (pictured) in a June 26 keynote Read more