BLOG: Deacon-structing,Synod of Bishops 2019
Deacon Pedro explores how John the Baptist embodies the Christian understanding of mission and how he can be a role model for us all. ...read more
During the Synod on the Amazon, a statue of a pregnant woman was stolen and thrown in the Tiber. Why was it seen as an idol? And what is Pachamama really? ...read more
This year we marked the 50th anniversary of the bill which decriminalized abortion in Canada. Here is a chronology of how we got to where we are. ...read more
Deacon Pedro Guevara Mann wraps up his three-part series exploring the Catholic tradition of celibacy. ...read more
Deacon Pedro continues his exploration of celibacy by looking at St. John Paul II's Theology of the Body and the surprising way it links celibacy with marriage. ...read more
The 2019 Synod on the Pan-Amazon Region concluded today with the celebration of Mass in St. Peter's Basilica. Read the full text of Pope Francis' homily here. ...read more
Deacon Pedro begins delving into the Catholic tradition of celibacy. Who takes the vow and why? Read this blog to find out! ...read more
Deacon Pedro Guevara Mann continues his exploration of married clergy by looking at how we came to have (a few) married priests in the Roman Rite. ...read more
Is it possible to have married Catholic priests? Deacon Pedro explores the history of celibacy in the priesthood and the case for married clergy. ...read more
On October 13, 2019, Pope Francis celebrated the Mass for Canonization of five new saints in St. Peter's Square. Read the full text of his homily here. ...read more