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July 16, 2014

Local group continues legacy of Vincentian priest

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 3 months 1 week ago
Since 2004, more than 10,000 people from across the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis have experienced hope and healing through an annual six-day silent retreat created by...

The Lives of Children 2

dotCommonweal - 3 months 1 week ago
Here is more on our subject of how children are spending their summer (at least in the Northern hemisphere). ABC reporters are in Gaza. They saw first-hand an Israeli shelling of...

Justina Pelletier Heads to Congress for Bill to Ensure What Happened to Her Never Happens Again - 3 months 1 week ago
Liberty Counsel Action has arranged a series of meetings for Justina Pelletier and her family on Capitol Hill. The Connecticut teenager appeared before the Republican Study...

Feeding the hungry, with a twist

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 3 months 1 week ago
Four friends from the retirement apartments, a woman who just lost her mom, a dad with two young children and a group of young people who study apologetics together. This is an...

If an Unborn Baby is Just a Clump of Cells, Then I Am Too - 3 months 1 week ago
It’s well-established, as a scientific matter, that preborn embryos and fetuses are living human organisms. Nevertheless, many abortion advocates claim that the human embryo is...

Red versus White Martyrdom

Communio - 3 months 1 week ago
On FB today a friend asked the question about the distinction between red and white martyrdom. We don’t hear much about white martyrdom in the Catholic Church. Probably because it...

Coptic Church will not endorse Egyptian political candidates, patriarch stresses

Catholic Culture - World News - 3 months 1 week ago
Coptic Orthodox Patriarch Tawadros II has warned clerics to avoid partisan political involvements as Egypt faces new elections later this year, the Fides news service reports. The...

Croatian parliament gives same-sex unions same benefits as marriage

Catholic Culture - World News - 3 months 1 week ago
Croatia's parliament has approved legislation that would extend to same-sex unions the same legal rights as those of marriage, except the right to adopt children. The new law,...

Fr David’s First Mass

Sacristies of the World - 3 months 1 week ago
Fr David McDonald celebrated his First Mass on Saturday 12th July, 2014, at St Gregory’s Church, Cheltenham, UK. Fr David in the sacristy before Mass, with a small bust of St John...

It’s universal

St. Louis Areopagus - Archdiocesan Blog - 3 months 1 week ago
Follow me on Twitter @ALindleySTL Soccer mania is over, just 3 days after the World Cup Final… in the U.S. Every four years a sudden love of soccer sweeps through our country and...

‘I came for diapers, and left with hope’

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 3 months 1 week ago
Women seeing success with life coaching at pregnancy resource centers

CCHD cuts support for Oregon group over stand on same-sex marriage

Catholic Culture - World News - 3 months 1 week ago
The Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) has cut off funding for an Oregon group working with immigrants, because of the group's public support for same-sex marriage....

No Fakin’ Here: Why I’m Not Complaining - 3 months 1 week ago
I once worked for a wise woman who loved to give us this advice: “Fake it ’til you make it,” she’d say. I’d think about her words as I herded large groups of preschoolers at...

UN committee demands change in Irish abortion law

Catholic Culture - World News - 3 months 1 week ago
The UN's Committee on Human Rights has condemned Ireland's ban on abortion as "unacceptable cruelty," and demanded liberalization of the law. Following testimony by several pro-...

Faith leaders join in condemnation of UK assisted dying bill

Catholic News Agency - General - 3 months 1 week ago
Rome, Italy, Jul 16, 2014 / 02:18 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Various religious leaders have joined their voices to denounce a bill seeking to legalize assisted suicide for the...

Russian Patriarch will not attend annual celebration in Ukraine

Catholic Culture - World News - 3 months 1 week ago
Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill will not travel to Ukraine for the annual celebration of the anniversary of the Baptism of the Rus, the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow...

Voters in two states to consider legalizing recreational pot in 2014

The Compass (Green Bay, WI) - 3 months 1 week ago
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — When someone close to Teresa Miller developed an addiction to prescription pain medication in 2009, the Florida mom was so distraught she enrolled herself...

Senator Bob Casey Continues to Abandon His So-Called Pro-Life Views - 3 months 1 week ago
Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey, who ran as a pro-life advocate when he won a Senate term in 2006 and 2012, but who has disappointed pro-life advocates with repeated pro-abortion...

'More human'

OSV Daily Take - 3 months 1 week ago
A Brazilian language school uses web video technology to connect English-language students and senior citizens

ASK FATHER: Anglican confession… valid?

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 3 months 1 week ago
From a reader… QUAERITUR: On my journey to the Catholic Church, just prior to deciding to join the Church we investigated a High Anglican church (most of ours are Low, and the...


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