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2d Circuit Rejects Teacher's Suit Over Classroom Religious Displays

The Religion Clause - 6 months 6 days ago
In Silver v. Cheektowaga Central School District, (2d Cir., Nov. 7, 2016), the U.S. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the dismissal of a lawsuit brought by a Christian high...

Justice Department Sues Under RLUIPA Challenging Mosque Zoning Denial

The Religion Clause - 6 months 6 days ago
Yesterday the Justice Department filed a civil lawsuit under the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act against Bernards Township, New Jersey over the town's refusal...

Book Notes: Mary's Way

CatholicMom.com - 6 months 6 days ago
I am the kind of person who likes to dive right into a book. I fully commit, reading quickly and absorbing the story or purpose during the precious few free moments I find during...

Suit Challenges Kentucky's Denial of "IM GOD" License Plate

The Religion Clause - 6 months 6 days ago
The ACLU and Freedom From Religion Foundation yesterday announced the filing of a lawsuit in Kentucky federal district court challenging the state's refusal to approve an atheist'...

Pope meets with Iran's Islamic Culture and Relations group

News.va - 6 months 6 days ago
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis met in the Vatican on Wednesday with participants at a Colloquium organised by the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue and the Islamic...

Bishop says four cardinals’ letter could provoke schism

Catholic Herald - 6 months 6 days ago
The president of the Greek bishops’ conference has written an open letter to cardinals who asked for clarification from the Pope on his apostolic exhortation Amoris Laetitia,...

For Cardinal Tobin, Pope Francis is in step with his predecessors

EWTN - World Catholic News - 6 months 6 days ago
Rome, Italy, Nov 23, 2016 / 05:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In a sit-down interview with EWTN News Monday, Cardinal Joseph Tobin opened up about his appointment and his thoughts on the...

Pope Francis: we all have doubts, but living the faith helps

EWTN - Vatican News - 6 months 6 days ago
Vatican City, Nov 23, 2016 / 05:42 am (EWTN News/CNA).- While the Jubilee might be over, Pope Francis hasn't stopped talking about mercy, telling faithful Wednesday that the works...

Suspected arson destroys chapel, pro-life center

EWTN - US Latest News - 6 months 6 days ago
Albuquerque, N.M., Nov 23, 2016 / 05:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A fire – allegedly set by arsonists – has closed a pro-life pregnancy center and chapel in New Mexico, shutting down...

Pope Francis: we all have doubts, but living the faith helps

Catholic News Agency - General - 6 months 6 days ago
Vatican City, Nov 23, 2016 / 03:42 am (CNA/EWTN News).- While the Jubilee might be over, Pope Francis hasn’t stopped talking about mercy, telling faithful Wednesday that the works...

Daily Gospel Reflection for November 23, 2016

CatholicMom.com - 6 months 6 days ago
Today’s Gospel: Luke 21, 19-21 Well, I don’t know about you, but this Gospel gives me chills. I don’t like reading it. And the more I think about it, I’m sure that it’s because I...

General Audience: English summary

News.va - 6 months 6 days ago
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Wednesday held his weekly General Audience in the Paul VI Hall, where he spoke on two more of the Spiritual Works of Mercy: “Counseling the...

UK public supports bakers in ‘gay cake’ row, poll shows

Catholic Herald - 6 months 6 days ago
The general public have indicated that they believe business owners should not face legal action for declining customer requests which conflict with their religious beliefs. A...

For Cardinal Tobin, Pope Francis is in step with his predecessors

Catholic News Agency - General - 6 months 6 days ago
Rome, Italy, Nov 23, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a sit-down interview with CNA Monday, Cardinal Joseph Tobin opened up about his appointment and his thoughts on the U.S....

Morning Catholic must-reads: 23/11/16

Catholic Herald - 6 months 6 days ago
Pope Francis has given Patriarch Kirill a relic of St Francis of Assisi as a 70th birthday present. The Russian Orthodox Patriarch has said he is willing to “further work” with...

EU bishops back Pillar of Social Rights, call for recognition of Sunday rest

Catholic Culture - World News - 6 months 6 days ago
The Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the European Community (COMECE) have renewed their support of the European Pillar of Social Rights, an EU document on labor,...

Colombian government and Farc to sign peace deal despite objections from former president

Catholic Herald - 6 months 6 days ago
Colombia’s government and leftist rebels say they will sign a modified peace agreement on Thursday despite strong resistance from former President Alvaro Uribe. The signing...

Cardinal Dolan calls for new energy in fight against assisted suicide

EWTN - US Latest News - 6 months 6 days ago
New York City, N.Y., Nov 23, 2016 / 02:54 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As the push for physician-assisted suicide continues throughout the country, Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York is...

Prelate: jubilee of mercy showed that Church is a mother, not a stepmother

Catholic Culture - World News - 6 months 6 days ago
In an interview with the Vatican newspaper, the president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting the New Evangelization said that the faithful welcomed the recent jubilee year...

Vatican cardinal meets with Russian patriarch

Catholic Culture - World News - 6 months 6 days ago
Cardinal Kurt Koch, the president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, traveled to Moscow on the occasion of the 70th birthday of Patriarch Kirill and met with...
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