I’ve posted about Bishop Richard Stika a few times in the past. But to be honest, I don’t really know him. I don’t live in the parish close to the Chancery, and none of my children have been confirmed yet (though my oldest will be soon). So I can truthfully write that I have never shaken his hand, been introduced to him, or ever heard him speak in person. [Read more…]
If it doesn’t, it probably will soon. Five parishes in the Diocese of Knoxville have them now.
What is a columbarium? It’s a consecrated resting place for the ashes of cremated parishioners.
But Frank, isn’t cremation not allowed by the Catholic Church? Evidently that’s not the case, dear reader. [Read more…]