Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Unique Ordination

Meet Father Salvatore
Pope Francis blesses a crucifix with holy water as he arrives for a meeting with priests in June. Now he has sent his blessing to a dying priest.  CNS photo / Paul Haring.
The life of Father Salvatore Mellone, who died June 29, was moving to thousands of people. He was to have at least two more years of seminary when he was diagnosed with terminal cancer, but by special permission and with the blessing of Pope Francis, he was ordained nevertheless. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Christian Heritage Party gains momentum
Christian Heritage Party leader Rod Taylor. Photo courtesy Christian Heritage Party.
The Christian Heritage Party (CHP) leader Rod Taylor says his pro-life, pro-family party is experiencing new momentum as the country prepares for the October election. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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