• British bishops lament “tragic consequences” of 50 years of legalized abortion

    British bishops lament “tragic consequences” of 50 years of legalized abortion

    • Oct 23, 2017

    Marking the 50th anniversary of the legalization of abortion in most of the UK, the bishops of the country said the “challenge that faces our society today is to recover an understanding of the immeasurable good of each unborn child and to value his or her life with even greater respect.” The bishops also spoke against efforts to strip conscience protections from medical and other healthcare personnel when it comes to abortion.

  • Welsh pub renames beer after seminarian mix-up

    Welsh pub renames beer after seminarian mix-up

    • Aug 8, 2017

    While celebrating the July 29 ordination of Father Peter McClaren, a group of seminarians dressed in their cassocks entered the City Arms Pub, only to be temporarily turned away by staff members who mistook them for a bachelor party. The Rev James beer was renamed the “Thirsty Priests,” with the added slogan “saving souls and satisfying thirsts.” It was added to the pub’s tap this past weekend.

  • Seminarians confused with a bachelor party denied entry to pub

    Seminarians confused with a bachelor party denied entry to pub

    • Aug 1, 2017

    The Archdiocese of Cardiff says a misunderstanding at a pub in Wales has led to a moment of evangelization. A group of seminarians aroused the curiosity of the regular patrons of the local establishment, who had originally thought they were pretending to be priests for fun.