Posts Tagged ‘The Catholic University of America’

Vatican ambassador says church cannot be ‘stuck in the past’

Monday, May 1st, 2023

Archbishop Christophe Pierre, apostolic nuncio to the United States, said he is “convinced that the church today is in need of an eye-opening experience,” similar to the experience of the two disciples who encountered Jesus along the road to Emmaus following the Resurrection, but who did not recognise him until they shared a meal. “We Read more

Charitable gender conversations needed

Thursday, March 30th, 2023
charitable gender conversations

Abigail Favale, a professor at the University of Notre Dame, has called for “charitable, substantive conversations” on gender, warning that the issue is “affecting real people.” Speaking at The Catholic University of America, Favale said that the Catholic Church was “carrying the torch on the dignity of the body” in a way that nobody else Read more

US priests distrust bishops and fear false abuse accusations

Thursday, October 27th, 2022
US priests distrust bishops

A new survey of Catholic priests in the United States details a widespread distrust of bishops and a fear that if they were falsely accused of abuse, prelates would not help them clear their name. The study “Well-being, Trust and Policy in a Time of Crisis” by The Catholic Project, was written by Brandon Vaidyanathan, Read more