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November 12, 2013

US Catholics Urged to Support Immigrants on Francis Cabrini's Feast

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 5 months 4 days ago
The US bishops' Justice for Immigrants campaign is proposing Wednesday, Nov. 13, as a day to support immigrants. That is the feast day of St. Francis Cabrini, the patron saint...

Pope meets Russian Orthodox prelate; a prelude to visit by Putin?

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
Pope Francis met on November 12 with Metropolitan Hilarion of Volkkolamsk, the top ecumenical official of the Russian Orthodox Church. The Vatican did not issue any formal...

U.S. Bishops Elect New Leaders; Focus On Christian Persecution Abroad

The Religion Clause - 5 months 4 days ago
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops began their Fall meeting in Baltimore yesterday.  As reported by CNS and the New York Times, outgoing USCCB president Cardinal Timothy...

Patient in So-Called “Vegetative State” Knew Doctors Were Dehydrating Him to Death

LifeNews.com - 5 months 4 days ago
We dehydrate to death helpless people to death in this country because they have a catastrophic cognitive impairment. Advocates for dehydration say it is just medical ethics, the...

Richard Cohen is acting out again

dotCommonweal - 5 months 4 days ago
My two-year-old has become very interested in what I call "We Don'ts." He likes to articulate all the rules of our household, even those he has so far honored only in the breach...

Event: Traditional Confirmation in Chicago

Rorate Coeli - 5 months 4 days ago
Reader in Illinois informs of the following: On Sunday, November 17 at 10am, there will be Confirmations in the Traditional Rite followed immediately by Solemn Pontifical Mass...

Archbishop Kurtz chosen to head US bishops' conference

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, has been elected president of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). He succeeds Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York, who...

Bishops consider adapting new Spanish missal 11/5/13

New Evangelization Television (NET) - NY - 5 months 4 days ago
Much work is being done, particularly in the U.S., to unite Spanish-speaking Catholics in the celebration of Mass. And the driving force behind it all, as Currents Correspondent...

Book Talk, Pass the Coffee Edition

CatholicMom.com - 5 months 4 days ago
I guess the title says it all…I have about ten minutes to get this written, so here goes… Recent Reads Big Hearted: Inspiring Stories from Everyday Families, by Patti Armstrong...

The Traditional Mass and the Christian East: A Series by Joseph Shaw of the Latin Mass Society

New Liturgical Movement - 5 months 4 days ago
The chairman of the Latin Mass Society of England and Wales, Mr. Joseph Shaw, has published on his personal blog an interesting series of articles on the Traditional Latin Mass...

QUAERITUR: Glass chalice…. really? This is still a problem?

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 5 months 4 days ago
From a  reader: Hello Father, I noticed one of the priests at my parish always seems to use a glass chalice for the Eucharist. Seems clear from more than a few previous posts I...

Poll: Americans Strongly Favor Repealing Obamacare, 55% Say Scrap It

LifeNews.com - 5 months 4 days ago
A new national poll conducted by Rasmussen Reports finds Americans strongly support repealing the Obamcare health care law by a 13-point margin. The law has come under heavy...

Full text of the nuncio’s address to the Bishops of England and Wales

Catholic Herald - 5 months 4 days ago
Dear brothers in Christ, It is a great pleasure for me to be with you today as you open this plenary assembly of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales. I am very...

“I hate this game.”

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 5 months 4 days ago
Does anyone doubt that an increasingly large number of increasingly dumb, increasingly unsocialized, increasingly over-prescribed victims of the decades on war-on-boys (male and...

Today’s chance to do a work of mercy!

Catholic and Enjoying It! - 5 months 4 days ago
A reader writes: Our children are students at Pinecrest Academy, in Cumming, GA. God willing our band will take a pilgrimage in April 2014 to Rome to play for Pope Francis! Can...

Cardinal says Francis has no intention of restricting access to Latin Mass

The Deacon's Bench - 5 months 4 days ago
Details:  The former prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy has told a traditionalist group that Pope Francis has no intention of restricting access to the Extraordinary Form...

Costa Rica ambassador praises 'paternal' heart of Pope Francis

Catholic News Agency - General - 5 months 4 days ago
Vatican City, Nov 12, 2013 / 09:25 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Costa Rican ambassador to the Holy See praised Pope Francis for his example and attention to the poor, speaking also of...

Cardinal Castrillon Hoyos: "Pope Francis ... has no problem with the old rite..."

New Liturgical Movement - 5 months 4 days ago
From CWN: Cardinal assures traditionalists of Pope’s support for Extraordinary Form The former prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy has told a traditionalist group that Pope...

Media Celebrate Planned Parenthood-Backed “Shout Out For Birth Control Day”

LifeNews.com - 5 months 4 days ago
If you receive a tasteless e-postcard celebrating sex without consequences today, someone in your life really needs a new hobby. Bedsider, an organization connected with Planned...

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