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July 25, 2014

Weighing In on Weight Loss - 18 hours 4 min ago
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 69% of adults over 20 years old are overweight.  I am one of them, more specifically a yo-yo’ing one of them.  In my...

Bishop Pates: mining companies, CAFTA have had harmful effects on Central America

Catholic Culture - World News - 18 hours 4 min ago
Bishop Richard Pates of Des Moines, the chairman of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Committee on International Justice and Peace, returned from a visit to El...

Attention Writer/Editors: Watch This

Snoring Scholar - 18 hours 5 min ago
…and thank me later. Watch this video on YouTube. This post Attention Writer/Editors: Watch This appeared first on Snoring Scholar.

Editor Fired For Anti-Gay Blog Post Files EEOC Religious Discrimination Claim

The Religion Clause - 18 hours 5 min ago
Yesterday, a complaint (full text) was filed with the EEOC by Bob Eschliman, former editor of the Newton (IA) Daily News.  As reported by the Des Moines Register, Eschliman was...

Pope recalls helping other priests hear confessions at shrine

Catholic Culture - World News - 18 hours 28 min ago
In a message commemorating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Shrine to St. Pantaleon in Buenos Aires, Pope Francis said he wished to be close to you to be able to relive...

The near breakdown of the 2017 Luther celebration is no disaster

Catholic Herald - 18 hours 44 min ago
Report: Protestants try to calm row ahead of Luther celebration Plans by German Catholics and Lutherans to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation in 2017 have hit the...

Patron saints named for World Meeting of Families

Catholic Culture - World News - 18 hours 46 min ago
Archbishop Charles Chaput has announced that Pope St. John Paul II and St. Gianna Molla are the patron saints of the 2015 World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia. The two "had a...

Summorum Pontificum Pilgrimage to Rome

Rorate Coeli - 18 hours 54 min ago
The organisers of the Summorum Pontificum Pilgrimage to Rome, which is taking place October 23-26, 2014, have asked me to draw attention to details, below, for the benefit of...

Film: People with same-sex attraction find peace in Church

Catholic News Agency - General - 18 hours 58 min ago
Philadelphia, Pa., Jul 25, 2014 / 04:07 am (CNA).- Dan, Rilene and Paul knew that once their stories were out, life would not be the same. “We’ve been advised not to google...

Daily Gospel Reflection for July 25, 2015 - 19 hours 4 min ago
Today’s Gospel: Matthew 20:20-28 Don’t we all want the best for our children? Don’t we think our kids are the best? (Or, depending on the day, the worst?) (Tell me it’s not just...

The Man Who Wasn’t There

Socon or Bust - 19 hours 7 min ago
Steyn’s commentary on Meriam Ibrahim.

Communion of the Converted

Dominicana - 19 hours 12 min ago
“The celebrant for today’s Mass is Father _________. Please stand and greet your neighbor.” These can be words of controversy. Proponents emphasize the importance of community and...

The Explainer: what is Pope Francis doing to help persecuted Christians?

Catholic Herald - 19 hours 14 min ago
Yesterday Pope Francis received Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman who is condemned to death, while pregnant, for alleged “apostasy”. The touching encounter gained...

Morning Catholic must-reads: 25/07/14

Catholic Herald - 19 hours 16 min ago
The Vatican is revising canon law on penalties for abuse. Fifty-two priests have been laicised in England and Wales since 2001, according to the National Catholic Safeguarding...

As Boko Haram expands, Cameroon's Catholics pray for peace

Catholic Culture - World News - 19 hours 33 min ago
As the Islamist terrorist organization Boko Haram expands its operations from Nigeria to neighboring Cameroon, the nation's Catholics gathered in churches on July 19 to pray for...

Syrian Orthodox leader laments silence of Muslim leaders in wake of Mosul

Catholic Culture - World News - 19 hours 52 min ago
Speaking at his residence in Lebanon, the head of the Syriac Orthodox Church decried recent events in Mosul following its takeover by the Islamic State of Syria and the Levant (...

Holy See calls for immediate ceasefire in Gaza-Israel conflict

Catholic Culture - World News - 20 hours 12 min ago
The United Nations Human Rights Council met on July 23 to discuss the human rights situation in Gaza. Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, the Holy See's permanent representative to UN...

Daily Catholic Quote from St. Catherine of Siena

Integrated Catholic Life - 20 hours 34 min ago
“Charity is the sweet and holy bond which links the soul with its Creator: it binds God with man and man with God.” (St. Catherine of Siena) April 29 is the Memorial of St....

Pakistani Catholics, Muslims cooperate to extinguish fire at friary

EWTN - World Catholic News - 21 hours 4 min ago
Karachi, Pakistan, Jul 25, 2014 / 03:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- When a fire broke out last week at a Capuchin friary in Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, both local Christians and...

Pakistani Catholics, Muslims cooperate to extinguish fire at friary

Catholic News Agency - General - 21 hours 4 min ago
Karachi, Pakistan, Jul 25, 2014 / 02:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- When a fire broke out last week at a Capuchin friary in Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, both local Christians and...


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