Wednesday 24 January 2018

We must appoint our own bishops

At least one of David Quinn's hopes about the forthcoming 'A-team' visitation to the Church in this country is misplaced.

He calls on the Vatican to appoint a new style of 'leader' bishop to the church here.

However, this is the root cause of many of the troubles in the church as the Vatican -- not alone in Ireland but throughout the world -- has appointed men who are hand-picked by the Pope and whose record in orthodoxy must be impeccable.

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