Posts Tagged ‘Priestly Fraternity of St Peter’

New quasi-parish established for Latin mass Comments 0

Monday, April 16th, 2018

A new quasi-parish for Catholics interested in the traditional Latin Mass has been established in Philadelphia by Archbishop Charles Chaput. A quasi-parish is the equivalent of a parish under canon law, with some exceptions. It can later become a parish at the discretion of the local bishop. “In response to a growing interest, it has Read more

Priest shot and killed with fellow cleric’s gun Comments 0

Friday, June 20th, 2014

A priest was shot and killed with a gun owned by a fellow priest during a robbery in downtown Phoenix, in the United States. Gary Michael Moran, 54, who had only been out of jail for six weeks, has been arrested following the shooting of Fr Kenneth Walker, FSSP, and the beating of Fr Joseph Read more

Young US priest shot and killed in brutal attack Comments 0

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

A priest who had only been ordained for two years was shot and killed during a possible burglary in Phoenix in the United States. Fr Kenneth Walker, 29, died of gunshot wounds on June 11. He was pronounced dead on arrival at hospital. Another priest, Fr Joseph Terra, 56, was badly beaten in the attack Read more