WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- French bishops offer support to Gaillot. // National Catholic Reporter;3/3/95, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p7
Reports on the dismissal of Jacques Gaillot as head of the Evreux diocese. Decision of the French bishops to continue JG's salary and benefits.
- Protests follow French bishop's removal. Skinner, John // National Catholic Reporter;1/27/95, Vol. 31 Issue 13, p8
Focuses on the religious community's reaction to the removal from office of French Bishop Jacques Gaillot. Background on Gaillot's installation in 1982; Vatican statement on Gaillot's removal; Qualities of Gaillot that have irritated the French hierarchy; Gaillot's views on homosexuality.
- Ousted bishop in communion. // National Catholic Reporter;05/26/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 30, p11
Reports that ousted Bishop Jacques Gaillot expressed his thanks for the invitation of his fellow French bishops for him to participate in an ecumenical meeting on May 13, 2000. Benefits of the meeting for him according to Archbishop Louis-Marie Bille, president of the French bishops'...
- If bishops represent anyone it's Jesus, not pope. McBrien., Richard // National Catholic Reporter;2/24/95, Vol. 31 Issue 17, p2
Focuses on the controversy surrounding the peremptory dismissal of Bishop Jacques Gaillot from his diocese in France. Absence of canonical process; Lack of involvement on the part of the French bishops' conference; Unfavorable reaction of a large number of Catholics in Seattle, Washington;...
- Vatican discipline gives Gaillot international fame. // National Catholic Reporter;2/3/95, Vol. 31 Issue 14, p10
Reports on the disciplinary action taken against Bishop Jacques Gaillot by the Catholic Church. Celebration of farewell mass in Evreux, France; Protest against the action by the European Association of Catholic Theology; Impact of the presence of attendees at the Mass.
- Provocateur or prophet? Englund, Steven // Commonweal;10/6/95, Vol. 122 Issue 17, p12
Discusses the Vatican's dismissal of French Bishop Jacques Gaillot. Allegations of homosexuality and racism; Reaction to Gaillot's dismissal in the United States; Gaillot's admonition for blessing a union between homosexuals; Lobbying in Rome by far right wing of the French church; Gaillot's...
- Pope names Gaillot replacement. Malcolm, Teresa // National Catholic Reporter;2/16/96, Vol. 32 Issue 16, p10
Reports on Pope John Paul II's appointment of Bishop David Jacques as replacement for Bishop Jacques Gaillot who was ousted from the Evreuex diocese in France in 1995.
- Gaillot dismissal defies logic, reason. McBrien, Richard // National Catholic Reporter;2/10/95, Vol. 31 Issue 15, p2
Criticizes the Vatican's action removing French bishop Jacques Gaillot from his dioceses for failing to exercise `the ministry of unity.' Gaillot's controversial stand on issues; Overall public profile as a source of irritation to conservative forces within the Church and the French government;...
- Vatican criticized over bishop's dismissal. // Christian Century;2/15/95, Vol. 112 Issue 5, p168
Reports that the Vatican has been criticized due to the dismissal of Bishop Jacques Gaillot, liberal French bishop of Evreux despite his willingness to seek a mediated settlement with Rome. Gailott's controversial views denounced by the Catholic Church; Protest rally for Gaillot; Gaillot's...