Study: Most Priests Are Happy, Appreciate Celibacy

On October 11, 2011, in Articles, by CCC

Interview With Monsignor Stephen Rossetti By Genevieve Pollock WASHINGTON, D.C., OCT. 5, 2011 (Zenit.org). – Priests in general are among the happiest members of society, says Monsignor Stephen Rossetti, and contrary to secular opinion, most embrace celibacy as a positive aspect of their vocation. These were some of the conclusions outlined by Monsignor Rossetti in his book, “Why […]

Priests Must Be Radically Countercultural, Says Vatican Prefect

On October 11, 2011, in Articles, by CCC

Cardinal Mauro Piacenza, prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy, has called upon priests to be radically countercultural as they fight in the “Church’s real field of battle”: “the secret landscape of man’s spirit.” “In the face of a world anemic of prayer and adoration, the priest is, in the first place, the man of […]

Association of Catholic Clergy Goes Global

On October 4, 2011, in CCC News, Press Releases, by CCC

HARRISBURG, PA (September 16, 2011) – Responding to the announcement of new priest councils being formed, the Confraternity of Catholic Clergy (USA & Canada) sent a letter to Archbishop Timothy Dolan, President of the USCCB, stating that it has been around since 1975 and is united with the Australian CCC and the British CCC (UK) […]