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October 21, 2014

Synod ends by affirming tradition, leaving controversial questions open

American Catholic - Top News - 22 hours 36 min ago
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- After several days of animated debate over its official midterm report, the Synod of Bishops on the family agreed on a final document more clearly grounded...

Final Report from Synod on Family Emphasizes Education

Catholic Education Daily - 22 hours 52 min ago
In the final report issued by the Synod on the Family, the synod fathers reached a unanimous decision that more education is a necessity when it comes to families, according to ...

Remembering Helen Hull Hitchcock, 'a true daughter of God'

EWTN - US Latest News - 23 hours 1 min ago
St. Louis, Mo., Oct 21, 2014 / 05:35 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Helen Hull Hitchcock, a prominent Catholic speaker, author, and advocate for the Church's teachings on women and liturgy...

Interesting visitor statistics: top 10 cities

Rorate Coeli - 23 hours 1 min ago
The two weeks of the 2014 Extraordinary Assembly of the Synod of Bishops "on the Family" and its aftermath (up to today) were the best in our existence in visits and pageviews:...

Work, Pray, Love: Archbishop Chaput's advice for modern Christians

EWTN - US Latest News - 23 hours 12 min ago
New York City, N.Y., Oct 21, 2014 / 05:24 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Religious believers should acknowledge that they are now "strangers" in U.S. society, in part because of their own...

Helen Hull Hitchcock – RIP

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 23 hours 13 min ago
In your charity, please remember to pray for the soul of Helen Hull Hitchcock, who died recently. Share/Bookmark The post Helen Hull Hitchcock – RIP appeared first on Fr. Z's Blog...

Well, Pope Francis, as Cardinal Burke implored, has now firmly upheld the depositum fidei: but has he let loose forces he can’t control?

Catholic Herald - 23 hours 20 min ago
My last piece was headlined “If Francis doesn’t soon make it clear that the synod can’t abandon Catholic teaching, his pontificate could spin out of control”. I didn’t, I fear,...

University of Mary Cancels Classes for Campus-Wide Day of Service

Catholic Education Daily - 23 hours 23 min ago
The University of Mary (Mary) in Bismarck, N.D., recently held its first campus-wide Day of Service, the University announced. Instead of attending classes, students served the...

Human Rights Group in Pakistan Still Hopes for Justice for Asia Bibi

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 23 hours 30 min ago
A local human rights organization warned of interests groups involved in covering up the truth following a Pakistani court’s ruling upholding a Christian woman’s death sentence...

Formation for marriage can't end at the wedding, Catholic couple says

EWTN - World Catholic News - 23 hours 34 min ago
Rome, Italy, Oct 21, 2014 / 05:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As the Church continues to reflect on the pastoral needs of the family following the recent Synod of Bishops, there has...

Formation for marriage can't end at the wedding, Catholic couple says

Catholic News Agency - General - 23 hours 34 min ago
Rome, Italy, Oct 21, 2014 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As the Church continues to reflect on the pastoral needs of the family following the recent Synod of Bishops, there has...

Daily Gospel Reflection for October 21, 2014

CatholicMom.com - 23 hours 36 min ago
Today’s Gospel: Luke 12:35-38 Jesus loves to use metaphors for the Kingdom of Heaven. In this particular reading, He gives us one specific task: Be Ready. We have all heard the...

‘Miracle’ Move Fuels Hopes of Future Expansion for John Paul the Great Catholic Univ.

Catholic Education Daily - 23 hours 36 min ago
John Paul the Great Catholic University recently completed its first year at its new campus location in Escondido, Calif. “It’s a miracle from God,” University President Dr. Derry...

Church to appeal Asia Bibi death penalty

Catholic Herald - 1 day 8 min ago
Catholic leaders in Pakistan will appeal to their country’s Supreme Court after a lower court upheld the death penalty for a blasphemy ruling against a Christian mother of five...

Why the bishop of Dallas sheltered a family on Ebola watch

EWTN - US Latest News - 1 day 49 min ago
Dallas, Texas, Oct 21, 2014 / 03:47 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- When a Texas family feared to have contracted the Ebola virus was recently placed under quarantine, they found refuge from...

'Mystic in the slums': A glimpse into the prophetic life of Mother Teresa

Catholic News Agency - General - 1 day 59 min ago
Los Angeles, Calif., Oct 21, 2014 / 02:37 am (CNA).- “The world today is upside down, and is suffering so much, because there is so very little love in the homes and in family...

Catholic Quote of the Day — from Pope Francis

Integrated Catholic Life - 1 day 1 hour ago
“The world tells us to seek success, power and money; God tells us to seek humility, service and love.” (Pope Francis) Print this entry

Did the Synod Endorse “Lifestyle Ecumenism”?

Crisis Magazine - Church - 1 day 2 hours ago
I would like to suggest to you that so-called “lifestyle ecumenism” helps us see ecumenism for what it really is. You see, in my Anglican days, I used to think I was more...

Encountering the Word — Luke 10:41

Integrated Catholic Life - 1 day 2 hours ago
“But the Lord answered her, ‘Martha, Martha, you are anxious and troubled about many things..’” (Luke 10:41) Print this entry

Old Liberals, Young Liberals, and the Breakdown of the Family

Crisis Magazine - Church - 1 day 2 hours ago
A recent study by the Pew Research Center finds significant differences between younger and older liberals, differences that are not encouraging either to orthodox religious...

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