Pope issues new rules governing Churc...

Pope issues new rules governing Church charitable agencies

There are 3 comments on the Catholic World News story from Dec 3, 2012, titled Pope issues new rules governing Church charitable agencies. In it, Catholic World News reports that:

Pope Benedict XVI has issued a motu proprio governing Catholic charities, emphasizing that charitable agencies should operate in conformity with the teachings of the Church.

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Listen to the Word

Bullhead City, AZ

#1 Dec 3, 2012
Who would have thought it? The pope agreeing the social work by the church is not an end in itself. It is to be used in accordance with the Gospel and the teachings of the church.

With this bit of sanity in place, one can see why people leave TEC to join the RCC.

“The Black Mermaid”

Since: Aug 11

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#2 Dec 9, 2012
There he goes again, ol' Ratzi. Trying to get more cash.
QUITTNER

Toronto, Canada

#3 Dec 9, 2012
3:14 pm, Sunday, December 9, 2012:
RE: Pope issues new rules governing Church charitable agencies
..... " ... emphasizing that charitable agencies should operate in conformity with the teachings of the Church."
..... Note carefully that it didn't say "in conformity with the teachings of Jesus"
..... Also note carefully that it didn't say "in conformity with the requirements of God"

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