Bishop of Scranton Eliminates/Consolidates Parishes

The Scranton Times-Tribune continues to cover the further misadventures of Bishop Martino.  Go to the Scranton Times-Tribune article on the consolidation of parishes due to shortages of priests and parishioners. Read the Bishop's Message. Do you think that the increasing number of Catholics who are no longer "practicing" their faith is related to issues such… Continue reading Bishop of Scranton Eliminates/Consolidates Parishes

Key Provisions for Window Legislation in PA

In response to some pretty good feedback I would like to cover the kinds of things that have been in previous bills introduced in Harrisburg.  While I live in Virginia, the events of 1974 took place in Pennsylvania, New York and Florida.  I am concentrating on Pennsylvania at the moment, home of the Diocese that… Continue reading Key Provisions for Window Legislation in PA