Tag: Unity

Panel: At ballot box, let Gospel, not a political party, guide your vote

Panel: At ballot box, let Gospel, not a political party, guide your vote

| October 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Ahead of what promises to be one of the most contentious election seasons in modern U.S. history, a panel of religious leaders at Georgetown University advised Oct. 2 that Christians should look to the Gospel, not just for guidance on how to vote but also how to respond toward others in a national political environment pushing division, not unity.

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Unity in Church prevails over division, retired pope tells journalist

Unity in Church prevails over division, retired pope tells journalist

| Junno Arocho Esteves | June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

“The unity of the Church is always at risk” and has been throughout its history, but “its unity always has been stronger than its internal struggles and wars,” said retired Pope Benedict XVI.

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Holy Spirit conducts symphony of communion, pope says at audience

Holy Spirit conducts symphony of communion, pope says at audience

| Junno Arocho Esteves | June 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Like an orchestra conductor leading a symphony of different sounds and harmonies, the Holy Spirit creates a masterpiece of unity and communion that extols God’s love, Pope Francis said.

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Gift of fidelity in marriage, priesthood is possible, pope says

Gift of fidelity in marriage, priesthood is possible, pope says

| January 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

Unity and fidelity are indispensable cornerstones of Christian marriage, Pope Francis said.

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Belief in Trinity should lead to unity in the church, preacher says

Belief in Trinity should lead to unity in the church, preacher says

| Cindy Wooden | December 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Faith in the living God should translate into concrete expressions of love and unity, especially within the church, Capuchin Father Raniero Cantalamessa told Pope Francis and leaders of the Roman Curia.

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Spanish prelates urge unity; some Catalonian Catholics advocate self-rule

Spanish prelates urge unity; some Catalonian Catholics advocate self-rule

| October 30, 2017 | 2 Comments

Spanish church leaders reiterated support for their country’s unity as the Madrid government imposed direct control over Catalonia.

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New Orleans restaurateur hopes Scalise’s shooting will bring unity

New Orleans restaurateur hopes Scalise’s shooting will bring unity

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

When Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise, the House majority whip, addressed the House floor Sept. 28 for the first time since he had been shot during a summer baseball practice, a New Orleans restaurateur was watching from the House’s packed upper gallery.

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Catholic leaders urge prayers, unity after attacks in Spain

Catholic leaders urge prayers, unity after attacks in Spain

| Jonathan Luxmoore | August 18, 2017 | 1 Comment

Spanish church leaders urged prayers and national unity after two terrorist attacks left at least 19 people dead.

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New archbishop of Indianapolis calls faithful to be ‘bridges of unity’

New archbishop of Indianapolis calls faithful to be ‘bridges of unity’

| Sean Gallagher | August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

July 28 was a day of joy for Catholics across central and southern Indiana as Archbishop Charles Thompson was installed as the seventh archbishop of Indianapolis during a festive Mass celebrated in SS. Peter and Paul Cathedral in Indianapolis.

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For convocation delegates, it’s about unifying in faith in a troubled world

For convocation delegates, it’s about unifying in faith in a troubled world

The convocation, years in planning, was the first time in a century that the bishops convened Church leaders to respond to social and spiritual quandaries that have left millions of people drifting on the margins of society.

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Finding unity in times of division

Finding unity in times of division

| Father Charles Lachowitzer | December 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Back in November, I had the privilege of representing Region VIII — the dioceses of Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota — as an observer for the fall meeting of the U. S. Conference of Catholic Bishops in Baltimore.

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