In the late afternoon of Saturday, Oct. 28, the members of the XVI Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops adopted the synthesis report titled A Synodal Church in Mission, after meeting for more than three weeks.
In an effort to increase awareness of the Diocesan ‘Walking with Mom’s in Need’ program and resources available in our area, Bishop Hanefeldt along with members from various local parishes, took a tour of the Grand Island Collage Center.
The Catechism of the Catholic Church, in dealing with the First Commandment, states in section #2116, “All forms of divination are to be rejected: recourse to Satan or demons, conjuring up the dead or other practices falsely supposed to “unveil” the future.
Since the Church celebrates the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary on October 7, the entire month is dedicated to celebrating the Holy Rosary. But how did this extra-liturgical devotion become the most popular Catholic devotion?
“The Gospel of life is at the heart of Jesus' message. Lovingly received day after day by the Church, it is to be preached with dauntless fidelity as ‘good news’ to the people of every age and culture.” (Evangelium Vitae 1)