Day: December 12, 2014

Funerals in and out of church

The number of church funerals is decreasing, but the importance of funeral has never been greater. Mary Ann Walsh wonders in America why there are fewer funerals in Catholic churches: A new troubling trend marks the U.S. church: the decline in Catholic funerals. It will affect Catholic life in the future if a basic tradition …

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A business school model proposed for training church leadership in CofE

Under a new plan, Bishops and Deans in the Church of England will undergo a mandatory leadership training program including a residential element run by a secular university or business school. According to The Church Times, the program has already been signed off by the two archbishops and has a £2-million budget. Eventually, the program will extend …

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