Posts Tagged ‘Bishop Thomas Tobin’

Bishop calls Twitter an ‘occasion of sin’ Comments 0

Thursday, July 26th, 2018

Bishop Thomas Tobin says Twitter is a major distraction,an obstacle to his spiritual life and provides an “occasion of sin” for himself and others. Read more Related Posts:Firestorm on Twitter in Spain after calls for…Bishop Basil Meeking emeritus bishop of Christchurch R.I.PChinese bishop has resigned before renewal of…Dunedin Bishop resumes duties after time away

US bishop would rather give divorced Communion than politicians Comments 0

Friday, September 19th, 2014

An American bishop says the current Church practice of denying Communion to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics is unacceptable. Bishop Thomas Tobin of Providence, Rhode Island, said the challenge for the Church is to maintain and proclaim Jesus’ teaching about the indissolubility of marriage, while providing spiritual care for those who fall short of the Read more