Priest swap

No, it’s not some pilot for a spinoff of the ABC “Wife Swap” reality series. It has actually happened in the Diocese of Pittsburgh, where five parishes swapped their priests over Lent. It was one way of ensuring that, even though there are fewer priests available for service, there is not less ministry taking place.

The Pittsburgh Catholic, the diocesan paper, carried a story with the full details of the pulpit-sharing arrangement. Go here to learn more.