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Sat Jan 28, 2017, 05:28 PM

Pope Francis expresses concern over 'haemorrhage' of priests and nuns from the Catholic church amid

Pope Francis expresses concern over 'haemorrhage' of priests and nuns from the Catholic church amid fears the loss of clergy is weakening the religion

The pope has told participants at a Vatican gathering that he is increasingly concerned about a loss of priests and nuns from the Catholic church, citing a 'haemorrhage' of clergy members.

Pope Francis on Saturday told those at a gathering on religious life that the loss of clergy is weakening the church.

First among the factors he cited as causing nuns and priests to quit their vocations is a society that discourages lifelong commitments. Francis lamented that many conduct their lives based on 'a la carte' choices.


Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4166774/Pope-frets-hemorrhage-priests-nuns-church.html

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Sun Jan 29, 2017, 05:04 AM

1. i told my archbishop he should place a help wanted ad in the dublin paper

the old irish and italian priests were not a problem around the children

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Mon Jan 30, 2017, 02:40 PM

2. let them marry

And fuck and maybe they'll start returning.
The whole virgin thing is old, pointless and made up by the church..

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