Australian Priest Bites Off Another Priest’s Ear

During a scandalous brawl in Perth, Australia: It’s a holy war! An 80-year-old Catholic priest bit off another priest’s ear and socked him in the face over a parking spot in Australia, according to Perth Now. Father Thomas Henry Byrne appeared in court Friday after he allegedly started the violent brawl when 81-year-old Father Thomas Joseph Cameron…

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The time for easy Christianity is over. In fact, it never really existed… – Archbishop Charles Chaput

Dr Ephraim Radner: The Book of Common Prayer

In 2006, I returned to Burundi, Africa, where I had worked for the church 20 years earlier.  They had just come out of 13 years of their own civil war, far bloodier than anything in England in the 17th century, with hundreds of thousands of persons killed.  At one point, I had a conversation with…