Elephants in the Living Room— Latest Changes and Additions to Our Site

  • October 14, 2017: Added CTA 2017 Convention to "Coming Events" tab on the Home Page, and moved the Memorial for Tony Kosnik to the In Memoriam page. Absent any forthcoming Forums, the Coming Events tab was made the default tab for the home page until a new Forum is scheduled.

  • August 18, 2017: Added the Full Transcript (with photos) of the Carol Zinn&#p039;s Presentation to the Recent Forums tab on the Home Page, and added an "Other Coming Events' tab for non-Elephants events to the Home Page.

  • April 18, 2017: Added the Full Transcript (with photos) of the Mar. 17 Stephen Pope Presentation ; to the Recent Forums tab on the Home Page.

  • March 25, 2017: Moved "In Memoriam: Father Ed Scheuermann" to the WIn Memoriam page.

  • March 4, 2017: Added Agenda to Mar. 17 Forum, and Full Transcript to Jan. 18 Forum page.

  • February 14, 2017: Added Joann Vasely to the In Memoriam page.

  • January 23, 2017: Added Google Search to Home Page Menu. Reorganized first two tabs so tab one lists curfrent / forthcoming Educational Forums & Programs, and tab two lists the two most recent Forums. Reorganized the New and Noteworthy Tab.

  • November 28, 2016: Removed the Synod 16 tab from the Home Page since the Synod has concluded.

  • November 17, 2016: Removed the Coming Events tab from the Home Page until new events can be added, and moved the Synod 16 links to a separate tab on the Home Page.

  • November 11, 2016: Re-added the Coming Events tab consolidating all forthcoming events to the Home Page.

  • October 30, 2016: Removed the Coming Events tab consolidating all forthcoming events from the Home Page until a new set of future events of interest can be added. Created a new page for Pope Francis, accessible under the Other Resources Main Menu heading. added the new Instruction from the CDF on Cremation.

  • October 6, 2016: Added a Coming Events tab consolidating all forthcoming events to the Home Page.

  • August 29, 2016: Added the Agenda for the Sept. 16 Drew Christiansen Forum to the Home Page.

  • August 26, 2016: Added Ideas for Keeping Our Parishes Open to the Home Page. Moved the Tribute to Fr. Bob Wurm from the Home Page to the In Memoriam page, and added a separate link to the In memoriam page to the Main Menu instead of having it tuc kewd under the Educational Forums menu item.
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  • August 12, 2016: Added details for Sept. 16 and Dec. 13 Forums, Moved AOD Priest Shortage and Liturgy Can Be Better under New and Noteworthy.
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  • August 2, 2016: Added a Memorial to Father Bob Wurm to the Home Page.

  • July 6, 2016: Added Sunday Litrgy Can Be Better by Bp. Ken Untener to the Home Page.

  • July 1, 2016: Added Transcript of Stephen Pope May 13 Educational Forum to the Home Page.

  • June 11, 2016: Added Drew Christiansen Sept. 16 Educational Forum to the Home Page.

  • May 10, 2016: Added Data on Priests Shortage in the AOD to the Home Page and moved an expanded Evolution of the Sacraments under New and Noteworthy.

  • May 5, 2016: Added Presentation Transcript for Fr. Justin Kelly, sj, talk April 5th to the Home Page..

  • April 28, 2016: Added Coming Events of Interest to the Elephants to the Home Page, and conflated Papal documents and initiatives under a new Pope Francis Tab on the Home Page, and Part II of Tom Kyle's summary of Dr. Martos' "Evolution of the Sacraments".

  • April 23, 2016: Added Agenda availability online to the May 13 Forum, and added the April 5 and May 13 Forums to to the Educational Forums by Date page.

  • Mar. 10, 2016: Added forthcoming Educational Forums (April 5 and May 13) to the Home Page, and moved "It's All About the Money" special tab content onto the New and Noteworthy tab.

  • Feb. 14, 2016: Dr. Jospeh Martos's "Evolution of the Sacraments" article from the Feb. 12 issue of NCR has been added Added to the Home Page, and the link to the Call to Action (MI) Newsletter moved to the Web Resources page.

  • Jan. 30, 2016: Resources on the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy Added to the Home Page

  • Jan. 30, 2016: sr. Simone Campbell Educational Forum (Oct. 21, 2015) Agenda, Presentation and Photos moved to the Educational Forums by Date Page

  • Jan. 17, 2016: Roberet Mickens Educational Forum (Jan. 18, 2016) Agenda Added to the Home Page

  • Jan. 8, 2016: Roberet Mickens Educational Forum (Jan. 18, 2016) will be held as scheduled! Home Page

  • Dec. 26: Added Call to Action (Michigan) Winter Newsletter to the Home Page

  • Dec. 23: Roberet Mickens Educational Forum (Jan. 18, 2016) Postponed due to illness in his family Home Page

  • Dec. 21: Added a new tab. "It's All about the Money", and moved Dianne Bergant's talk to the Educational Forums by Date page.

  • November 28: Added Robert Mickens Educational Forum (Jan. 18, 2016) and a new tab for 2016 Forums to the Educational Forums (by Date) and Educational Forums (by Presenter) pages.

  • November 14: Added Roberet Mickens Educational Forum (Jan. 18, 2016) to the Home Page

  • November 14: Moved Nov. 5, 2015 Pew Study: "U.S. Pubic Becoming Less Religious" to New and Noteworthy

  • November 4: Added new Pew Research Studay to the Home Page

  • October 24: Added Slideshow Controls to the Photos of Sister Simone Campbell Oct. 21 Ed. Forum

  • October 22: Added Photos of Sister Simone Campbell Pct. 21 Ed. Forum

  • October 6: Added Photos of Dianne Bergant Ed. Forum and Agenda for Oct. 21 Simone Campbell Ed. Forum

  • September 19: Added Oct. 21 Educational Forum talk by Simone Campbell to our the Home Page

  • September 19: Moved Justice for Priests out of "New and Noteworthy" to its own page.

  • September 19: Moved the 2015 Pew Research Study on Changing U. S. Catholics' Attitudes to Non-Traditional Families under the New and Noteworthy tab on our home page.

  • September 17: Added Talk by Bishop Tom Gumbleton and Fr. Tom Lumpkin about Laudato SI! on October 8 and 15

  • September 10: Added the Agenda for the Sept. 25 Educational Forum to the Home Page and the Educational Forums by Date Page.

  • September 3: Added the brand-new Pew Research Study U. S. Catholics Open to Non-Traditional Families (and so much more!) to our site's Home Page.

  • September 2: Added Paschal Kearney's article Has the Parish a Future? to the Home Page.

  • September 2: Moved link for Bro. Guy Cosomagno's May 11, 2015 talk to the 2015 Educational Forums page

  • September 2: Moved How to Avoid Converting to Catholicism in 8 Easy Steps to the Resources: Articles & Essays of Interest Page.

  • September 2: The People Speak Out article can now be found on the Catholic Church Reform Int'l Home Page.

  • August 21: Added details to Sept. 25 Educational Forum description.

  • August 21: Corrected links to Canon Law section of the Documents page.

  • August 10: Added How to Avoid Converting to Catholicism Document