Latest News

Pages

August 21, 2014

Blasts from the Past: Madrid, 1954

Rorate Coeli - 3 months 4 days ago
Just years before it all went tumbling down: what happened to these two young men?... Madrid, 1954: Two seminarians cross the Gran Vía on a cool day [Tip: Le FC]

Marquette Alum James Foley Recounted Power of Prayer

Catholic Education Daily - 3 months 4 days ago
Marquette University alumnus and U.S. journalist, James Foley, was shown being beheaded in a video released by ISIS and posted on YouTube on Tuesday, according to Fox ... Foley...

Slain Marquette Alum James Foley Recounted Power of Prayer

Catholic Education Daily - 3 months 4 days ago
Marquette University alumnus and U.S. journalist, James Foley, was shown being beheaded in a video released by ISIS and posted on YouTube on Tuesday, according to Fox ... Foley...

A Note To Religion Clause Readers

The Religion Clause - 3 months 4 days ago
A Note to Religion Clause Reders:The corollary to this famous New Yorker cartoon by Peter Steiner is that on the Internet nobody knows where you are located either.  So I wanted...

Restoration in Christ and the Spirit of St. Pius X

Dominicana - 3 months 4 days ago
Pope St. Pius X was a great reformer and a holy pope. He fostered liturgical renewal, frequent Holy Communion from childhood, and the codification of canon law. He also waged war...

Pennsylvania Diocese Gets Permanent Injunction Against ACA Contraceptive Mandate

The Religion Clause - 3 months 4 days ago
In Brandt v. Burwell, (WD PA, Aug. 20, 2014), a Pennsylvania federal district court issued a permanent injunction under RFRA against requiring the Diocese of Greensburg,...

Christian College Secures Victory Over HHS Mandate

Catholic Education Daily - 3 months 4 days ago
Last week, a federal court ruled in favor of Louisiana College in its suit against the HHS mandate ... The decision ruled that the mandate violated the college’s religious freedom...

Archbishop's Suit Seeks Return of Consecrated Host Taken By Organizers Of Black Mass

The Religion Clause - 3 months 4 days ago
The Catholic Archbishop of Oklahoma City filed an unusual lawsuit yesterday in an effort to stop a satanic "Black Mass" ritual scheduled to be held at the Oklahoma City Civic...

EEOC Sues Over Food Market's Refusal To Accommodate Jehovah's Witness

The Religion Clause - 3 months 4 days ago
The EEOC yesterday announced the filing of a lawsuit against the supermarket chain Food Lion for its refusal to accommodate the religious needs of a Jehovah's Witness minister and...

Saint Pius X

Communio - 3 months 4 days ago
Today, we celebrate the liturgical memorial Saint Pius X and the centenary of his death. The Eucharist, in part because of Pius, is far more central to our lives as Catholics than...

Three Ways to Make Computer Swaps Easier

CatholicMom.com - 3 months 4 days ago
As I was busy trying to move all applicable items from my old computer to my new one, I realized that this would be a perfect topic for my tech talk column this month. Funny...

Supreme Court Issues Stay In Virginia Same-Sex Marriage Case

The Religion Clause - 3 months 4 days ago
Yesterday the U.S. Supreme Court issued an order (full text) in McQuigg v. Bostic, staying the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals order that invalidated Virginia's ban on same-sex...

Pope talks airstrikes, his health, possible US visit

American Catholic - Top News - 3 months 4 days ago
Pope Francis said the use of force can be justified to stop "unjust aggressors" such as Islamic State militants in northeastern Iraq, but he declined to endorse U.S. military...

Slavery to be theme of 2015 World Day of Peace

News.va - 3 months 4 days ago
(Vatican Radio)  The Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace has announced the theme selected by Pope Francis for the upcoming World Day of Peace.  The theme, “Slaves no more,...

Catholic and Orthodox patriarchs visit Irbil to support displaced Iraqis

Catholic Herald - 3 months 4 days ago
A delegation of Catholic and Orthodox patriarchs visited Irbil, Iraq, to show their support and solidarity with the more than 100,000 Christians and minorities displaced in the...

Archdiocese throws cold water on the “ice bucket challenge”

The Deacon's Bench - 3 months 4 days ago
And if you read on, you’ll see one of our Patheos bloggers mentioned. Details:  The Cincinnati Archdiocese has warned Catholic school principals against donating to the ALS...

Okla. archbishop relieved at return of consecrated Host

EWTN - US Latest News - 3 months 4 days ago
Oklahoma City, Okla., Aug 21, 2014 / 05:35 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Oklahoma City's archbishop voiced relief that satanists organizing a black mass in the city returned a stolen Host...

Action urged against legislation curtailing religious freedom

Catholic Culture - World News - 3 months 4 days ago
The National Committee for a Human Life Amendment (NCHLA), which works closely with the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops on legislative matters, is calling upon pro-...

Archbishop Carlson Asks Catholic Schools to Pray Masses and Rosaries for Ferguson

Catholic Education Daily - 3 months 4 days ago
On Monday, August 18, Archbishop Robert Carlson issued a letter to the faithful in the Archdiocese of St. Louis, focusing on the “turmoil and tragedy” in the Ferguson, Mo.,...

Pages

Subscribe to Latest News