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Hillary's Perp Walk Just Got Real

Creative Minority Report - 1 day 10 hours ago
Whoa. Things are getting serious now. Hillary is getting closer and closer to an actual perp walk. If this story is accurate, Hillary is in all kinds of real trouble.One of the...

Kentucky County Clerk Continues To Refuse To Issue Marriage Licences; Contempt Motion Filed

The Religion Clause - 1 day 10 hours ago
As reported by the New York Times, Rowan County, Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis yesterday continued to refuse to allow her office to issue marriage licenses because of her religious...

Pope's Upcoming Visit To U.S. Generates Church-State Concerns

The Religion Clause - 1 day 10 hours ago
With Pope Francis' visit to the United States now less than a month away (see prior posting), church-state questions are beginning to surface as they have with all recent Papal...

On WWII anniversary, Pope says 'never again' to war, condemns arms trafficking

EWTN - Vatican News - 1 day 10 hours ago
Vatican City, Sep 2, 2015 / 06:09 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis remembered the official end of the Second World War on Wednesday with the plea: "never again," and he decried...

Pew survey: U.S. Catholics “remarkably accepting” of non-traditional families

The Deacon's Bench - 1 day 10 hours ago
I don’t think there’s much here that’s surprising. But it offers a good snapshot of the flock Pope Francis will be meeting when he arrives on these shores later this month: When...

Factional Disputes In Houses of Worship Are Increasingly Ending Up In Court

The Religion Clause - 1 day 10 hours ago
An article posted Monday by Reveal reports that increasingly factional disputes over control of mosques in the United States are ending up in civil courts.  The lengthy article...

Conversations with God on love, failure and love

CatholicMom.com - 1 day 10 hours ago
Photo by cyblor (2013) via Morguefile If I speak in human and angelic tongues but do not have love, I am a resounding gong or a clashing cymbal. No one has ever suggested I...

General Audience: love of family combats city desertification

News.va - 1 day 10 hours ago
(Vatican Radio) An estimated 15 thousand people were in St Peter’s Square for the Pope’s General audience on Wednesday, as he continued his catechesis on the family, which this...

5th Circuit Hears Oral Arguments In Prison Worship Case

The Religion Clause - 1 day 10 hours ago
On Monday, the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments in Brown v. Livingston. (Audio of full arguments.) In the case, a Texas federal district court held that...

Summer mission lets young adults focus on faith and service

American Catholic - Top News - 1 day 10 hours ago
SALINA, Kan. (CNS) -- Ten years ago, Father Gale Hammerschmidt, then a seminarian, said he had no idea what to expect from Prayer and Action, a summer mission project he helped...

Pope Francis: faith transforms family life for the better

Catholic Culture - World News - 1 day 10 hours ago
Christ’s teaching that those who love family members more than they love than him are not worthy of him (Mk. 10:37-38) is not intended to denigrate family life, Pope Francis said...

Film review: Cartel Land

Catholic Herald - 1 day 10 hours ago
The recent escape of the drugs kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman from a maximum security prison in Mexico was no great shock. It was so inevitable that it was even predicted in a...

Why women are needed to help end violence in Africa

EWTN - World Catholic News - 1 day 11 hours ago
Nairobi, Kenya, Sep 2, 2015 / 05:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Women are the key to reconciliation in both the family and society.

Why women are needed to help end violence in Africa

Catholic News Agency - General - 1 day 11 hours ago
Nairobi, Kenya, Sep 2, 2015 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Women are the key to reconciliation in both the family and society. This was the message given to women from nearly...

Daily Gospel Reflection for September 2, 2015

CatholicMom.com - 1 day 11 hours ago
  Today’s Gospel: Luke 4:38-44 I woke up one morning completely unable to move. A severe pain in my neck and shoulders that ran down the right side of my body had me crying out in...

Pope to host Chief Rabbi at Vatican

Catholic Herald - 1 day 11 hours ago
Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis will meet Pope Francis for a private audience in the Vatican this week. The head of the United Hebrew Congregation will be accompanied by Cardinal...

Orthodox bishops discuss pan-Orthodox council

Catholic Culture - World News - 1 day 11 hours ago
140 bishops of the Patriarchate of Constantinople traveled from Greece, the United States, and other nations to Istanbul to mark the beginning of the Orthodox liturgical year and...

Christian, Muslim leaders discuss plight of Christians in Syria, Iraq

Catholic Culture - World News - 1 day 11 hours ago
The Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople and KAICIID, an interreligious-dialogue initiative founded by Austria, Saudi Arabia, and Spain, are sponsoring a conference in Athens...

Russian patriarch criticizes Ukrainian Catholics; Coptic pope says �real Ukrainians' are Orthodox

Catholic Culture - World News - 1 day 11 hours ago
In a meeting with the head of the Coptic Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow criticized the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church as well as Orthodox churches in Ukraine that...
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