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In the News (Wed 17 Jul 19)

  
  Jan Pieter Cardinal Schotte, C.I.C.M. †
Cardinal Schotte emphasized that it is important that in the synod, which opened today, every bishop "express himself and speak about the work of his diocese." He said that 213 of the 247 bishops present head dioceses.
According to the Belgian cardinal, the answers to a pre-synod questionnaire sent by the assembly's secretariat reveal "the importance for the bishop of the spiritual journey and formation." The questionnaire was sent to dioceses, episcopal conferences and religious congregations.
Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, secretary-general of the Synod of Bishops at the Vatican, conferred the sacrament.
www.cardinalrating.com /cardinal_98__article.htm   (6308 words)

  
  Jan Pieter Schotte - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jan Pieter Cardinal Schotte (April 29, 1928 - January 10, 2005) was a Belgian cardinal and an official of the Roman Curia.
Jan Schotte became a bishop in 1984 and an archbishop in 1985.
Cardinal Schotte was the Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops from 1985 until 2004, leaving the post when Pope John Paul II accepted the resignation that Schotte had submitted in 2003 upon achieving the age limit.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jan_Pieter_Schotte   (384 words)

  
 The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Additions
Cardinal Joachim Meisner, archbishop of Cologne, Germany, will be special papal envoy to the solemn celebrations for the 850th anniversary of the arrival in Finland of Saint Henry, bishop, and the 50th anniversary of the erection of the diocese of Helsinki.
Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, C.I.C.M., secretary general emeritus of the Synod of Bishops, will be special papal envoy to the solemn celebrations of the 17th centennial of the martyrdom of St. Domnio, bishop, patron of the archdiocese of Split-Makarsk, Croatia, that will take place in Split on May 6 and 7, 2004.
Cardinal Achille Silvestrini, prefect emeritus of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches, will be special papal envoy to the celebration of the 4th centennial of the arrival in Lithuania of the brief Quae ad sanctorum, of Pope Clement VIII, which authorized the celebration of the Feast of Saint Casimir in Poland and in Lithuania.
www.fiu.edu /~mirandas/additions-04.htm   (6153 words)

  
 Jan Pieter Cardinal Schotte [Catholic-Hierarchy]
Jan Pieter Cardinal Schotte, C.I.C.M. Pope Karol Józef Wojtyla † (1958)
Henry Benedict Mary Clement Cardinal Stuart of York † (1758)
Girolamo Cardinal Bernerio, O.P. Giulio Antonio Cardinal Santorio † (1566)
www.catholic-hierarchy.org /bishop/bschotte.html   (132 words)

  
 Print article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
VATICAN CITY, JAN. 11, 2005 (Zenit.org).- John Paul II recalled the Christian testimony of Belgian Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, retired secretary of the Synod of Bishops, who died Monday after a brief illness.
Jan Pieter Schotte was born April 29, 1928, in Beveren-Leie, in the Diocese of Bruges.
Cardinal Schotte was awarded a number of honors, including Knight Commander with Star of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulcher of Jerusalem, Knight Commander of the Order of Leopold, Belgium, and Officer of the Legion of Honor, France.
www.catholic.net /global_catholic_news/print.phtml?news_id=64533   (421 words)

  
 Catholic World News : Pope praised late Cardinal Schotte as "man of peace"
Vatican, Jan. 14, 2005 (CWNews.com) - Pope John Paul II (bio - news) praised the late Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte as a "man of peace" during funeral services for the Belgian prelate on January 14.
The Holy Father presided at the funeral in St. Peter's Basilica, and delivered a homily, in which he observed that Cardinal Schotte had "generously and tirelessly placed his multiple gifts of intelligence, humanity, and spirituality at the disposal of the Roman Curia." Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger (bio - news) was the principal celebrant of the Mass.
Cardinal Schotte had served as the secretary-general of the Synod of Bishops from 1984 until his retirement in February 2004.
www.cwnews.com /news/viewstory.cfm?recnum=34640   (216 words)

  
 Vatikanet: Cardinal Egan Describes What a Bishop Should Be   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, secretary-general of the synod, reported in turn on the way the assembly was prepared.
The cardinal added: "In order to be a really effective teacher of the faith, the bishop must work primarily with the priests and deacons of his diocese.
Regarding a bishop's function of government, Cardinal Egan highlighted the need that he be a leader "in the areas of poverty and peace, which are closely connected in themselves.
www.katolsk.no /nyheter/2001/10/02-0028.htm   (838 words)

  
 January 19 - 25, 2001 - Church News
Cardinal Schotte will also meet the Bishops in Taiwan, and will preside Mass in the Fengpin parish church where the faithful are mostly tribals.
The Italian Cardinal stressed that the joy expressed by members of the Church regarding the impressive fruits of the Great Jubilee is not "vain triumphalism", but only "the clear affirmation of the Christian truth and the decisive role of Jesus Christ for the salvation of humanity".
The Italian Cardinal stressed that the Church in Italy will have a special commitment "in favor of life of all human beings, from their conception to their natural end".
www.eclesiales.org /english/archive/0101-3.htm   (3761 words)

  
 Vatican Information Service   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
VATICAN CITY, JAN 14, 2005 (VIS) - This morning in the Vatican Basilica, the Holy Father presided at the funeral of Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, C.I.C.M., who died on Monday at the age of 76.
All the faithful are invited to attend, in particular the priests, religious and faithful from the countries afflicted by this devastating cataclysm.
- Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
www.scmo.org.uk /_titles/vatican_view.asp?id=620   (844 words)

  
 DC NEWS FOR JANUARY 31 (jan31nw1.htm)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
ROME, 29 (NE) The Catholic Church in Taiwan is committing herself to be a bridge for the evangelization of mainland China, highlighted this week Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, Secretary general of the Synod of Bishops.
In declarations to Fides during his trip to Taiwan, Cardinal Schotte said that Church in the island "welcomed the mandate issued by the Pope in 1984.
The Cardinal stressed that this is being achieved "not so much through great projects and programs in China, but rather through 'normal' contact with Chinese Catholics." "For example" he explained, "contact between families, between priests, or religious, whose acquaintance was made either before the separation or after.
www.dailycatholic.org /issue/2001Feb/jan31nw1.htm   (226 words)

  
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Earlier, on Jan. 7, he had sent Vatican-based Archbishop Leonardo Sandri to visit the cardinal where he was hospitalized, in Policlinico Gemelli, to assure him of the pope's spiritual closeness in the final days of his life on earth.
Cardinal Josef Ratzinger, dean of the College of Cardinals and prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, is to be the chief concelebrant.
With Cardinal Schotte's death, the number of cardinal electors who could vote in a conclave to elect a new pope decreased to 120, the maximum number envisaged by Pope John Paul in his 1996 constitution for the election of the next pope.
www.tgmmt.org /ucanews/2005/0105/011205.htm   (5660 words)

  
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VATICAN CITY, JAN. 14, 2005 (Zenit.org).- John Paul II remembered Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte as a "man of peace" and "tireless architect of communion."
Cardinal Schotte, former secretary general of the Synod of Bishops, died after a brief illness Jan. 10 at the age of 76.
According to John Paul II, Cardinal Schotte was a "witness of love that comes from God and that is the foundation of the unity of the Church."
www.catholic.net /global_catholic_news/print.phtml?news_id=64737   (269 words)

  
 Jan Pieter Cardinal Schotte, C.I.C.M. †
The Catholic Church in Taiwan is committing herself to be a bridge for the evangelization of mainland China, highlighted this week Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, Secretary general of the Synod of Bishops.
Even before the European bishops began their deliberations, the Secretary General of the Synod, Cardinal Jan Schotte, had told reporters that the most pressing concerns for the Church in Europe “are not political or social, but involve the need for a new evangelization of the continent.”
Homily by Jan Pieter Cardinal Schotte, C.I.C.M., Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception Washington, D.C.8 December 2004.
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 2003-2004 Archive
Jan Pieter Cardinal Schotte, C.I.C.M., Secretary General Emeritus of the Episcopal Synod, visited The American College on April 29, 2004.
In his homily, Cardinal Schotte spoke of the importance of keeping the Eucharist at the center of our Catholic identity and emphasized in particular the importance to the priest of this great mystery remaining always at the center of his spiritual life.
A native of Flanders, Cardinal Schotte studied Canon Law at the Catholic University of Louvain and later taught in the Canon Law Faculty as well.
www.acl.be /News/2003-2004.htm   (1320 words)

  
 Vatican News
Cardinal Medina confirmed that restoring normal ties with the Society of St. Pius X (SSPX) was also one of the primary topics discussed during the March 23 meeting with the Pope and cardinals.
As Roman Catholic cardinals ponder whom they should choose as his successor, they recognize that John Paul II will be a tough act to follow and are wondering just how important it is for the pope to cultivate the media.
Bishop-elect Dias Duarte was born in Santo Andre, brazil, in 1948 and ordained a priest in 1978.
www.exorthodoxforchrist.com /vatican_news.htm   (6081 words)

  
 Synod of Bishops - St. Joseph Catholic Church - Milton, LA
CARDINAL JOSE SARAIVA MARTINS, C.M.F., PREFECT OF THE CONGREGATION FOR THE CAUSES OF SAINTS.
CARDINAL WILLIAM HENRY KEELER, ARCHBISHOP OF BALTIMORE, U.S.A. "The national and regional conferences of bishops are indispensable as servants of communion between the bishops of the particular churches and the Universal Church.
Cardinal Bernard Agre, archbishop of Abidjan, Ivory Coast, was the president delegate on duty.
www.stjo-milton.org /current/synod-01.htm   (11300 words)

  
 Francesco Cardinal Marchisano - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 2002 he was named to succeed Virgilio Cardinal Noè as Archpriest of the Patriarchal Vatican Basilica, Vicar General for the State of Vatican City, and President of the Fabric of St.
This being a position reserved for a Cardinal, Archbishop Marchisano was duly elevated in the next consistory the following year, some months after being additionally appointed President of the Permanent Commission for the Care of the Historical and Artistic Monuments of the Holy See.
After the death of Jan Pieter Cardinal Schotte, Cardinal Marchisano was named on February 5, 2005, to succeed him as President of the Office of Labor of the Apostolic See, retaining his other positions.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Francesco_Cardinal_Marchisano   (436 words)

  
 REPORT
The meeting's agenda began with the members recounting the initial reactions to the publication of the Lineamenta and the various initiatives and programs which were in effect to ensure a proper diffusion of the document and a rich response to the questions.
No elections were required by the episcopal conferences since the approved criteria for participation included all active cardinals, archbishops and bishops in the region.
These same criteria, however, requested the election by the Union of Superiors General of six (6) priests belonging to clerical congregations of pontifical right, who, after ratification by the Holy Father, would participate as synod fathers.
www.ewtn.com /new_evangelization/oceania/synod/report.htm   (3673 words)

  
 News
It also heard a report from Cardinal Roger Etchegaray, invited to the meeting as the president of the Committee of the Great Jubilee of the Year 2000, who spoke on the preparation of the Jubilee in view of the various synods scheduled for the period preceding the Year 2000.
Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, C.I.C.M., is the current secretary general.
He is assisted by the Ordinary Council of the General Secretariat, which is composed of 7 cardinals, the patriarch of Jerusalem of the Latins and 7 archbishops and bishops, as well as by 7 staff members.
www.christusrex.org /www2/news-old/7-96/es7-18-96.html   (952 words)

  
 Pope Mourns Death of Belgian Cardinal
The Church today mourns the death of Cardinal Jan P. Schotte, C.I.C.M. in Rome yesterday at the age of 76.
The Belgian cardinal was secretary general emeritus of the Synod of Bishops and president of the Central Labor Office of the Holy See.
Cardinal Schotte was an enthusiastic supporter of the Church in the U.S. The cardinal, who was fluid in English, greatly supported Christendom College in Virginia along with many other institutions.
www.catholicnewsagency.com /new.php?n=2793   (392 words)

  
 Saint Louis Eucharistic Congress Draws 32,000
Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, Vatican Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops and Papal Legate to the Eucharistic Congress, along with Archbishop Rigali and other bishops and clergy, officially opened the Congress with a celebration of Exposition, Solemn Vespers, and Benediction in a main lecture hall of America's Center.
Cardinal Schotte, in his keynote address, described how Christ's presence in the Eucharist had influenced his life since he was a boy living in Belgium.
Louis Post-Dispatch, Cardinal Schotte said that he was encouraged and impressed with what he witnessed during the Congress.
www.adoremus.org /0701eucharisticcongress.html   (1183 words)

  
 The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Biographical Dictionary (1903-2003)
Other works on the subject treat only of those cardinals living at the time the particular work was published, and then not in as comprehensive a manner as the present study.
For the cardinals from England in the early part of the century George C.Heseltine's The English Cardinals supplied the necessary information and Mark T. Elvins' Cardinals and heraldry completed the coverage of the English prelates until 1988.
If a monograph on the life of a cardinal was used, it is listed at the end of his biography, with all the bibliographical information provided.
www.fiu.edu /~mirandas/a-z-all.htm   (605 words)

  
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 The Church Around the World
Cardinal Anthony Bevilacqua of Philadelphia announced recently that the Archdiocese will dedicate the year 2001 to the promotion of vocations to the priesthood.
The Catholic Church in Taiwan is committing herself to be a bridge for the evangelisation of mainland China, according to Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops.
During his trip to Taiwan in January, Cardinal Schotte said the Church in that country "welcomed the mandate issued by Pope John Paul II in 1984.
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 Two key appointments to Roman Curia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The appointments follows his acceptance of the resignations of Cardinal Eduardo Martinez Somalo (pictured right), the prefect of the Congregation for Religious, and Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte (pictured left), the secretary general of the Synod of Bishops.
As the prefect of a Vatican congregation, he would be expected to be named a cardinal at the next consistory.
Cardinal Schotte, a 75-year-old Belgian, has headed the Synod of Bishops since 1984.
www.cathnews.com /news/402/68.html   (266 words)

  
 Catholic World News : Belgian Cardinal Schotte dead at 77
Rome, Jan. 11, 2005 (CWNews.com) - Cardinal Jan Pieter Schotte, CICM, the former secretary-general of the Synod of Bishops, died in Rome on January 10 at the age of 77.
The Belgian prelate, who was ordained to the priesthood in 1959 for the Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, had intended to be a missionary in China.
He was named by Pope John Paul II (bio - news) to head the office of the Synod of Bishop in 1985, and remained in that post until his retirement in February 2004.
www.cwnews.com /news/viewstory.cfm?recnum=34552   (393 words)

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