Archive of March 15, 2008 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of March 15, 2008

Episcopal Church deposes bishop, claims he broke from church teaching

Mar 15, 2008 - 05:09 pm .- The Episcopal Church has deposed one of its Californian bishops after he affiliated his diocese with a conservative Anglican province based in South America, the California Catholic Daily reports.

St. Louis archbishop excommunicates three for attempted women’s ordination

Mar 15, 2008 - 08:26 am .- Archbishop Raymond Burke of the Archdiocese of St. Louis has excommunicated three women for taking part in an attempted ordination of women to the priesthood.  The archbishop said the excommunication was part of his “solemn duty” to protect the faith and unity of the Church.

Diocesan priest community established in Denver

Mar 15, 2008 - 01:53 am .- In response to a call from Vatican II for priests to share a common life, four seminarians for the Archdiocese of Denver have decided to begin a priestly community that will eventually be opened up to any priest or seminarian in the archdiocese.