Unforgettable Images of the Priesthood

On June 18, 2012, in Articles, by CCC

  BY TOM HOOPES Another year, another celebrity priest ends his career in scandal. No doubt there are many cautionary lessons to learn from these sad stories about the spiritual dangers of fame and the need to always watch and pray. But I learned something else. It occurred to me that the images of the […]

Advance Notice – 2015 International Conference

On June 11, 2012, in CCC News, by CCC

An international conference for English speaking clergy, jointly organised by the Confraternities of Catholic Clergy in America, Australia and the United Kingdom, is planned for 2015. In view of the success of the international conference of 2010, the conference will be held in Rome. We will once again return to the Casa St Martha. No […]

Catholic Church op-ed is filled with falsehoods

On June 11, 2012, in Articles, Editorial, by CCC

Dr. James F. Drane wrote an offensive and illogical op-ed (“Today’s Vatican culture is still stuck in the past,” May 20 – link to article). As a bioethicist, he should restrict his pontificating to areas of medicine and its moral application. Pejorative slanders such as calling bishops “theologically unsophisticated” and naive do not prove his premise. […]

Hundreds of clergy unite to pray Rosary for world’s priests

On June 11, 2012, in Articles, by CCC

New York City, N.Y., Jun 9, 2012 / 07:26 am (CNA).- On June 15, as the Catholic Church celebrates both the Feast of the Sacred Heart and World Priest Day, over 500 priests and deacons will pray the Rosary at 60 shrines in 60 countries around the world. “At this time in history, we priests […]

World Priest Day 2012 – Rosary Rally For Priests

On June 6, 2012, in Press Releases, by CCC

(Press Release San Diego, CA – June 5, 2012) Over 500 priests and deacons of the Confraternity of Catholic Clergy endorse WORLD PRIEST DAY 2012 and its ROSARY RALLY FOR PRIESTS sponsored by WorldPriest.com around the globe. “The connection between the Rosary and the Priesthood is indispensable. From Saint Dominic to Popes John Paul II […]

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) […]

The Sky is Falling! Really?

On April 2, 2011, in Articles, by CCC

By Bishop Thomas J. Tobin Rhode Island Catholic, March 31, 2011 For reasons that will become obvious, I’ve been thinking a lot recently about the parable of the farmer walking down a rural road who came across a tiny sparrow, lying along side the road on his back, with his little feet up in the […]