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Pope says prayers, not ‘gossip’, needed for successful synod on family

The Catholic Leader - 4 months 6 days ago
POPE Francis has asked Catholics to pray each day for the upcoming Synod of Bishops on the family. He also appealed for the Church so that it could be even more “dedicated and...

Via Dolorosa pilgrims accept uncertainty about Jesus’ exact route

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 4 months 6 days ago
Several pilgrim groups gathered in a sunny courtyard in Jerusalem’s Old City. They were preparing to follow a tradition reaching back at least to the fifth century: walking along...

No kumbaya for the nervous breakdown

dotCommonweal - 4 months 6 days ago
Read the editors' sane, balanced and forthright editorial on Netanyahu's election and the fall-out. Then read the comments virtually charging CWL with anti-S. Talk about swarming...

Time for a nervouse breakdown, and no kumbaya

dotCommonweal - 4 months 6 days ago
Read the editors' sane, balanced and forthright editorial on Netanyahu's election and the fall-out. Then read the comments virtually charging CWL with anti-S. Talk about swarming...

Divinity In The Flesh

Incarnation and Modernity - 4 months 6 days ago
At the eve of Passion Week we pause and return to the beginning of Christ’s life on earth with the Feast of the Incarnation that we celebrate as the Annunciation of the Lord. The ...

Woman Has Abortion to Donate Bone Marrow to Sister, Now Her Sister Can’t Afford Transplant

LifeNews.com - 4 months 6 days ago
In China, Zhang Di made the decision to have an abortion after finding out her 16-year-old sister, Zhang Wenhui, needed a life-saving bone marrow transplant. Doctors told Zhang Di...

Cosmopolitan: Fine to Abort Your Baby, Just Don’t Smoke While You’re Pregnant

LifeNews.com - 4 months 6 days ago
This week, LifeNews.com posted about how unborn babies react in the womb when their mother’s smoke. It’s become a trending topic for not only pro-life news sites, but also the...

Patriarch: No to outside military in Syria

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 4 months 6 days ago
The head of the Melkite Catholic Church rejected outright all calls for an international military intervention in Syria and urged Pope Francis and all Christian churches to “...

With world meeting planning, papal visit in higher gear

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 4 months 6 days ago
Organizing for the World Meeting of Families and the visit by Pope Francis to Philadelphia in September has taken a major step forward with the announcement of the 15 committees...

5 ways to apologize for your homeless-irrigation system.

dotCommonweal - 4 months 6 days ago
Like most people who think it’s a bad idea to spray homeless people with water in order to move them along, I found myself rather surprised by last week’s news that the cathedral...

Local conference serves as precursor to World Meeting of Families

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 4 months 6 days ago
Ahead of October’s World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia with Pope Francis, a local conference will address issues families face and what the Church is saying about them.

Leaders field planning process questions

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 4 months 6 days ago
The following Q-and-A with Father John Bauer and Marilou Eldred, co-chairs of the 2014-2015 Strategic Planning Task Force, addresses the status of the strategic planning process,...

50 Years After Selma to Montgomery, We Must March On

USCCB Media Blog - 4 months 6 days ago
 By Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz “If we do not walk together, if we do not pray for one another, if we do not collaborate in the many ways that we can in this world for the people...

New York House Passes Bill Allowing Shooting Babies Through the Heart With Poison to Kill Them

LifeNews.com - 4 months 6 days ago
The New York state House proved that promoting the best interest of women doesn’t include pushing late-term abortions. For years, the state legislature has been embroiled in a...

Dear Media, Please Stop Calling Pro-Aborts "Womens' Groups" Or "Womens' Rights Advocates"

Creative Minority Report - 4 months 6 days ago
This kind of thing drives me a bit crazy. Here I am reading a perfectly nice story about an archbishop praying outside of an abortion clinic and blammo! I'm smacked in the face...

Three months after amputation surgery, bishop to say Palm Sunday Mass

The Compass (Green Bay, WI) - 4 months 6 days ago
TRENTON, N.J. — It was just over two weeks following surgery to amputate his lower left leg when Trenton Bishop David M. O’Connell publicly declared his rehabilitation goal....

This woman woke from coma after she heard doctors planning to withdraw her life support

LifeSiteNews - 4 months 6 days ago
Her husband “actually went against my wishes,” she said. “But I am obviously very pleased he did that now.”

Report Shows Americans Forced to Send $1.5 Billion to Planned Parenthood Abortion Business

LifeNews.com - 4 months 6 days ago
A new governmental report shows American taxpayers have been forced to send $1.5 billion in federal funds to the nation’s biggest abortion business, Planned Parenthood. Two years...

Fifty years later, remembering the civil rights march that moved a nation

Catholic News Agency - General - 4 months 6 days ago
Montgomery, Ala., Mar 25, 2015 / 02:36 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholic leaders marked the 50th anniversary of the voting rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala. with praise for...

Our God of Second Chances

CatholicMom.com - 4 months 6 days ago
“What is your opinion? A man had two sons. He came to the first and said, ‘Son, go out and work in the vineyard today.’He said in reply, “I will not,” but afterwards he changed...
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