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March 26, 2015

Despite devastation of war and threats of Islamic State, Syrian Christians returning to city of Homs

Catholic Culture - World News - 10 hours 46 min ago
Christians are gradually returning to the Syrian city of Homs, after a mass exodus that followed the outbreak of civil war in 2011, Aid to the Church in Need reports. But as...

Boys Town Inspires Family Meals at the Table

The Catholic Foodie - 10 hours 49 min ago
“Family meals #AtTheTable are important. One of our bloggers shares what it means to her.” That sentence (a tweet posted by Boys Town, see below) caught my eye last evening as I...

Catholic schools oppose tax proposal they say threatens their survival

The Compass (Green Bay, WI) - 10 hours 54 min ago
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Hundreds of Catholic school students, parents, teachers, administrators and supporters formed a new coalition and rallied against proposed tax reforms that...

Vatican cardinal tells German bishops: We can’t adapt the faith to the times like Christians did under the Nazis!

LifeSiteNews - 10 hours 55 min ago
The realities of life 'cannot be a third reality of the revelation next to Holy Scripture and the Magisterium,' he says.

Carmelites observe worldwide day of prayer for peace

Catholic Culture - World News - 10 hours 57 min ago
Pope Francis joined members of the Carmelit order who were observing a worldwide day of prayer for peace on March 26, concelebrating Mass at the Domus Sanctae Marthae with Father...

Has the Associated Press hierarchy officially changed it's style for references to 'God'?

GetReligion - 10 hours 59 min ago
Flash back with me, if you will, to my recent GetReligion "guilt file" post on the religious-liberty showdown between an Assemblies of God chaplain, Lt. Cmdr. Wesley Modder, and...

Pro-life march draws half-million participants in Peru

Catholic Culture - World News - 11 hours 2 min ago
An estimated 500,000 people took part in a pro-life march in Lima, Peru, on March 21. The demonstration was held in advance of the annual Day of the Unborn, which is celebrated...

Members of papal abuse commission worried by Chilean bishop's appointment

Catholic Culture - World News - 11 hours 5 min ago
Members of a papal commission on sexual abuse have expressed serious misgivings about the appointment of a Chilean bishop who has been accused of failing to report an abusive...

Wherein Fr. Z muses on a growing trend

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 11 hours 9 min ago
Let me put some facts together for you. At La Stampa Marco Tosatti is reporting that, before the upcoming Synod on the Family in October, things are already heating up.   It seems...

Assisted Suicide Sends Message Some People Are Better Off Dead. That’s a Lie - 11 hours 12 min ago
Last night, Dr. Ryan T. Anderson, the William E. Simon fellow at The Heritage Foundation, was on “EWTN News Nightly” to discuss his new report, “Always Care, Never Kill: How...

Let God help you find your voice

The Compass (Green Bay, WI) - 11 hours 23 min ago
I suppose we should have seen it coming. A star athlete in high school, Tess quit the team when it became evident that the school was more focused on winning than on encouraging...

A path leading to Holy Week

The Compass (Green Bay, WI) - 11 hours 24 min ago
After following “Living Rite” for a number of years, most of our readers would do quite well with “Liturgy 101, Listing the Order of the Mass.” There is the procession, opening...

How to get an autographed copy of my new book

Jimmy - 11 hours 25 min ago
I’m very excited that my new book, The Drama of Salvation, is finally out! This is the first full-length book I’ve had come out since the best-sellingThe Fathers Know Best. We got...

Once again, Fortune names Pope Francis to list of “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders”

The Deacon's Bench - 11 hours 33 min ago
They did it last year, and they’ve done it again. From USA TODAY:  Fortune explains, “To make this roster, it was not enough to be brilliant, admirable, or even supremely powerful...

Woman Who Decapitated Her Three-Month-Old Daughter Pleads Not Guilty - 11 hours 36 min ago
In Ohio, Deasia Watkins, who has been accused of decapitating her baby in her home, faced a grand jury today and pleaded not guilty to murder charges. Prosecutors said she will...

Roasted Tomatillo Salsa - 11 hours 53 min ago
This recipe for roasted tomatillo salsa is rustic, spicy, tangy, and perfect for tacos, dipping in chips, or eating by the spoonful. Enjoy! Image by Dora @

Mainstream Media Pushes for Harvesting Organs From Patients Before They’re Actually Dead - 12 hours 10 min ago
I have repeatedly warned about articles published in medical and bioethics journals advocating killing the profoundly disabled or dying for their organs. The assault on the “dead...

Canadian MP gives heart-rending testimony on choosing life for child with Trisomy 18: ‘Elijah deserved a chance at life’

LifeSiteNews - 12 hours 16 min ago
‘As hard as it was, I think if we had had an abortion it would have been far worse,’ Conservative MP Kyle Seeback says in a new promo video for the National March for Life.

‘Groundbreaking’: Kansas may become first state to ban dismemberment abortions

LifeSiteNews - 12 hours 52 min ago
'Because of the Kansas legislature's strong pro-life convictions, unborn children in the state will be protected from brutal dismemberment abortions,' said Carol Tobias of...

The Life and Death of Baby Walter is Changing The Abortion Debate - 13 hours 12 min ago
(LiveActionNews) — It took a long time for Michayla, age seven, to deal with the loss of her baby brother, Walter. Michayla still proudly speaks of him, telling strangers that she...


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