Good Shepherd Companions – Building Bridges of Faith, Hope and Love
Bishop William Manseau presented a paper on the history and future of married priests in the Catholic Church. The conference was celebrating the 175th anniversary of the TABLET. The presentation and materials distributed are below.
On January 25, 2015 Bishop William Manseau urged participants of the week of prayer for Christian Unity in Nashua, New Hampshire to study the 2013 Faith and Order Commission (World Council of Churches) document The Church Towards A Common Vision (Click here to download the document) He explained its origin and urged a joint study as […]
December 24, 2014 St. Anthony’s Kids had their semi-annual celebration in Vijayawda India. Thirty-one (31) children from the region are gathered together by Father Bandi Shoury and given gifts to help them in their studies and homes. Various donors, including St. Barnabas Mission, contribute to the celebration. Over the years this had made an important […]
On Divine Mercy Sunday, as Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II were canonized, Bishop Manseau calls our attention to another Apostle of Mercy. Below is the last paragraph of his statement. CLICK HERE TO READ THE ENTIRE STATEMENT. The London Tablet reported on April 17, 2014 that Pope Francis had stated to an […]
Rev. Michael P. Aparo was installed as a presbyter of the Ecumenical Catholic Diocese of America in Connecticut (ECDA) on February 26, 2014, The slideshow photos show: 1.The Welcoming; 2. Pastor Julie Reuning-Scherer proclaiming the Gospel; 3. Bishop William Manseau, the Ordinary of the Diocese, was joined by Revs. John Wentland, Michael Aparo, Michael Donnelly and […]
Bishop Joseph Catrambone, ordained for Saint Barnabas Mission / Ecumenical Catholic Diocese of America in December 2013 recently returned from a trip to Liberia Africa to extend his ministry for children in need. Here are the first pictures. He visited orphanages and also with the President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. More to come.
eport from the President Executive Committee Meeting, by e-mail, December 2013 Winds of change? (We note with sadness the recent death of Clelia Luro, the wife of Bishop Jeronimo Podesta and friend of our current pope.) When we met in Mahwah NJ at the end of May this year, we were rejoicing in the […]
HUSBAND AND WIFE AMONG NEW CATHOLIC BISHOPS A husband and wife were among newly ordained Catholic bishops in Ardmore, PA, Saturday December 21, 2013. This is probably the first time in the history of Christianity, that a husband and wife were ordained bishops together and given a common mission. Bishop William Manseau, D.Min., […]
Emmaus Institute, Nashua New Hampshire Bishop (Dr.) William Manseau’s Emmaus Institute has taken the lead in sponsoring a Vesper Service with the Nashua Area Interfaith Council during the week of Prayer for Christian Unity in Greater Nashua, NH. It will be held at Christ the King Lutheran Church in Nashua New Hampshire. The Lutheran […]