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April 30, 2014

Australian gender theorist: Transgenderism is ‘hugely harmful’ - because it’s not radical enough

LifeSiteNews - 5 months 4 days ago
by Kirsten Andersen MELBOURNE, Australia, April 30, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A radical feminist gender theorist is making the case that transgenderism is a “hugely harmful...

Episcopal bishop ordains deacon in laundromat

The Deacon's Bench - 5 months 4 days ago
Really. Details: Bishop Jon Bruno, Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles, ordained Scott Claasen in a laundromat. Claasen was sponsored by Thad’s, an experimental community of the...

Journalism, religion and a botched execution in Oklahoma

GetReligion - 5 months 4 days ago
What was it like? How do you feel? Years ago, when I covered the state prison system for The Oklahoman and began serving as an official media witness for executions, those were...

Thou shall not suffer a (bad) web designer

The Curt Jester - 5 months 4 days ago
In the First Book of Samuel, in the very famous scene between King Saul, the (dead) Prophet Samuel, and the Witch of Endor, the lesson to be learned is, poking about with things...

Card. Arinze has done it again. VIDEO

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 5 months 4 days ago
The great Francis Card. Arinze, titular Cardinal Bishop of Velletri-Segni, has spoken out with his classic clarity. To wit, check Life News: April 29, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) –...

National Day of Prayer Event Calls for Prayers to End Abortion

LifeNews.com - 5 months 4 days ago
Every year on May 1, millions of Christians across America come together under the banner of the National Day of Prayer. Although it’s an event focused on praying for the general...

A bishop kills a deacon’s Catholic blog

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 5 months 4 days ago
This is rather sad news. We have seen what happened between an English permanent deacon and his diocesan bishop over the deacon’s blog. Now this: Bishop Michael Campbell...

FOCUS grateful for injunction against contraception mandate

Catholic News Agency - General - 5 months 4 days ago
Denver, Colo., Apr 30, 2014 / 04:19 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS) has welcomed a federal court’s injunction against the HHS mandate...

ZENIT to Return May 2

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 5 months 4 days ago
To mark the feast of St. Joseph the Worker, ZENIT's service will be suspended on May 1.

Botched execution shows death penalty's brutality, bishop says

Catholic News Agency - General - 5 months 4 days ago
Oklahoma City, Okla., Apr 30, 2014 / 04:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Commenting on the April 29 bungled execution of a death row inmate at the state penitentiary, Oklahoma City’s...

Australian man admits giving 15-year-old girl the morning after pill following statutory rape

LifeSiteNews - 5 months 4 days ago
by Dustin Siggins AUSTRALIA, April 30, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) -- A 19-year old man faces at least six months in jail after admitting to statutory rape with a 15-year old girl he...

Pope's prayer intentions for May 2014

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
The Vatican has announced the prayer intentions of Pope Francis for May 2014. The Pope's general intention is: "That the media may be instruments in the service of truth and ...

Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz in Lubbock, Texas Closes Thanks to Pro-Life Law

LifeNews.com - 5 months 4 days ago
Here is more evidence that pro-life laws make a difference. When Texas approved a measure that banned abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, it included a provision that required...

New papal commissions begin work this week

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
This week has seen a series of working meetings by the new commissions appointed by Pope Francis to oversee Vatican affairs, the Vatican press office has pointed out. The Council...

Political stability in Niger 'deteriorating day by day,' bishops warn

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
The Catholic bishops of Niger are warning that the political situation in the African nation is "deteriorating day by day," the Fides news service reports. The bishops, in their...

Michigan officials refuse to investigate botched abortion at Planned Parenthood: Pro-life activist

LifeSiteNews - 5 months 4 days ago
by Dustin Siggins KALAMAZOO, MI, April 30, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) -- A pro-life advocate and nurse had no idea that a trip to pick up her granddaughter would turn into a year-...

New Jersey court upholds Newark archdiocese in sales of cemetery headstones

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
A New Jersey court has upheld the right of the Newark archdiocese to market headstones in archdiocesan cemeteries. The court rejected a complaint that the archdiocesan cemeteries...

Cardinal O'Connor's mother was born Jewish, family tree reveals

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
The mother of the late Cardinal John O'Connor, the Archbishop of New York, was born Jewish, the Religion News Service reports. Mary O'Connor Ward, the sister of the late cardinal...

The original white cassock

Sacristies of the World - 5 months 4 days ago
I have wondered why the pope always wears a white cassock.  And now I know why.  It’s all thanks to St Pope Pius V, whose feast day it is today.  A nineteen day conclave elected...

European bishops' leader pledges Church support for EU

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
The president of the Commission of Bishops' Conferences of the European Community (COMECE) has issued a statement applauding the expansion of the European Union into Eastern...

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