The initiative will involve a broad coalition of Catholic seminaries, including St. Paul Seminary in Minnesota.
Answering questions on a survey for the 2023 Synod of Bishops on synodality, a small number of archdiocesan Catholics called for the resignation of Cardinal Woelki, who has come under criticism for his handling of abuse.
They listed a number of fears that priests may be experiencing in light of the call for helping make sure the process is fruitful.
The cooking videos feature about 35 priests at parishes around the diocese as part of a friendly cooking competition that runs through March 1.
The Seven Sisters Apostolate is “a call to strengthen the Church by ensuring that a Holy Hour is prayed each day of the week for the sole intention of a specific priest or bishop.”
The pope said the problems facing today’s world should awaken “in every priest an authentic compassion, both for the sheep entrusted to him and for those who have gone astray.”
An extensive research beginning around 1979 by great nephew helped bring about the cause of canonization of the two martyrs from Baabdat: Fathers Melki and Saleh.
Women and men religious in habits and priests with Roman collars are some of thousands of peaceful protesters joined in the Catholic-centered protest following the death of George Floyd.