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While not on the Universal Catholic Calendar, in some parts of the world today is the Feast of Empress Helena. The following is taken from the Catholic Encyclopedia on St. Helena, the mother of Consta ... discuss

... Just recently, I followed, with rapt attention, a book that I had read many years ago but which I had, I confess, largely forgotten: C.S. Lewis’ The Great Divorce. The inspiration for this theol ... discuss

George Washington Monument, Chicago, ILby Daniel Greenfield: The left has no natural stopping point. It keeps on going and going. Whatever its current stated goal is, it's not a stopping point, only ... discuss

CBS recently aired a short ten-minute documentary exploring the view that Iceland “is on the verge of eliminating Down syndrome.” Typically, a headline such as this might lead one to believe that ... discuss

Contact: Robert Coleman, Jr., Public Relations Director, Church of God in Christ, 901-235-2160, pr@cogic.org; The Office of the Presiding Bishop, 323-733-8300   LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2017 /Christian ... discuss

Contact: Bishop Darryl Husband, Mount Olivet Church, 804-640-7705 RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bishop Darryl Husband, senior pastor of Mount Olivet Church, a multi-cultural, ... discuss

Optional Memorial – August 16thSaint Stephen (977-1038), the first King of Hungary. was born the son of Duke Geza, a Magyar chieftain, and Duchess Sarolt. Two years before his birth, his mother rece ... discuss

Contact: Bishop Darryl Husband, Mount Olivet Church, 804-640-7705 RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bishop Darryl Husband, senior pastor of Mount Olivet Church, a multi-cultural, ... discuss

Contact: Robert Coleman, Jr., Public Relations Director, Church of God in Christ, 901-235-2160, pr@cogic.org; The Office of the Presiding Bishop, 323-733-8300   LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2017 /Christian ... discuss

Simple (1954 Calendar): August 13Hippolytus was a prominent priest of the church of Rome at the beginning of the third century and guardian of St. Laurence. Together with the Pope St. Pontian he was e ... discuss

(1613 - 13 August 1667) was a clergyman in the Church of England who achieved fame as an author during The Protectorate of Oliver Cromwell. He is sometimes known as the "Shakespeare of Divines" for hi ... discuss

by Bishop Arsenius (Zhadanovsky) – One must not delay in warring against despondency, for the next step after despondency is despair – which leads to perdition. Despondency from Physical Ilnes ... discuss

Image: Saint Lawrence crowned by Baby Jesus By Jean M. Heimann Today is the feast of Saint Lawrence, deacon and martyr. Lawrence was one of the seven deacons of the Church of Rome. In 258, he was mar ... discuss

(or Laurence) was chief of the seven deacons of the congregation at Rome, the seven men who, like Stephen and his companions (Acts 6:1-6), were in charge of administering the church budget, particular ... discuss

"Receive the book of the gospel whose herald you have become. Believe what you read. Teach what you believe. Practice what you teach…"These words are part of the ordination rite for the holy diacona ... discuss

August 8 is a special day for me because not only is it my birthday, but it is the feast day of one of my favorite saints — St. Dominic, a Castilian priest and founder of the Dominican Order. Also, ... discuss

All the evils of the world are due to lukewarm Catholics— St. Pius V ________________________________________Prayer for St. Pius V's IntercessionAlmighty ever-living God, who raised up the Bish ... discuss

August 7th, the Church observes the optional memorial of Saints Sixtus II and his companions, Felicissimus Agapitus and Lawrence. Pope Sixtus II was one of the first victims of the persecution or ... discuss

Saint Gregoryof NazianzusSaint Gregory of Nazianzus (c. 330-390) was one of the great Fathers of the Eastern Church and Bishop in the Cappadocian region of Asia Minor.[1] He was an ardent defender of ... discuss

An unpalatable and indefensible initiative that cannot end well.by David Horowitz, Contributing Author: Republican lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives recently took the politically questio ... discuss

You are the ones who are happy: you who remain within the church by your faith, who hold firmly to the foundations of the Faith which has come down to you from apostolic Tradition. And if an execrable ... discuss

“I cared nothing but to love and be loved. But my love went beyond the affection of one mind for another, beyond the arc of the bright beam of friendship. Bodily desire, like a morass, and adolescen ... discuss

For Part 1, see: Beginning to Read and Understand the Bible: First StepsFor Part 2, see: Beginning to Read and Understand the Bible, Part 2: Staying on TrackTypes of Literature in the Bible ... discuss

[Traditionally, this feast day was celebrated August 3rd.] The second festival in honor of the holy protomartyr St. Stephen was instituted by the Church on the occasion of the discovery of his preciou ... discuss

GENESIS 34Now we are faced with something that could be out of a newspaper story. Jacob's daughter, Dinah, is raped. Not only does Jacob not deal with it himself, his sons Simeon and Levi make a decei ... discuss

There are some people that you meet in life that really touch for your heart.  For me, one of those people was Peggy Clevenberg. Peggy always reflected the love of Christ to all she knew. Just b ... discuss

Optional Memorial - August 2ndEusebius was the founder of the canons regular, priests living under a religious rule and dedicated to pastoral work. The canons regular was the immediate result of the r ... discuss

St. Alphonsus Liguori, the saint of the day for August 1, is a Doctor of the Church, known for his contribution to moral theology and his great kindness. He was born in Naples, Italy, in 1696 to nob ... discuss

Two years after a premature baby girl was found dead in a California hospital toilet, her tiny body has been laid to rest. California Catholic Daily reports the San Bernardino Catholic diocese was ins ... discuss

Acquire the habit of speaking to God as if you were alone with Him, familiarly and with confidence and love, as to the dearest and most loving of friends. Speak to Him often of your business, your pla ... discuss

Sorry there have not been posts, but I am just back from some R&R. Those of you familiar with \"Entering Canaan\" know that Our Lady of Czestochowa is the patroness of the ministry. If you don't ... discuss

The Gospels tell us that after the death of Jesus, Joseph of Arimathea, a wealthy member of the Council, asked Pilate for the body of Jesus, and buried it with honor in the tomb he had intended for hi ... discuss

On Sundays when homilies by Fr. Butler and Fr. Irvin are not available, we will feature homilies by Fr. Thomas Lane. Fr. Lane is a Professor of Sacred Scripture at Mt. St. Mary’s Seminary in Emmitsb ... discuss

(In 2017, this feast is superseded by the Sunday liturgy.)July 30th, the Catholic Church observes the optional memorial of Saint Peter Chrysologus. In the fifth century, Ravenna, not Rome, was th ... discuss

29 July AD 1030; transferred to 27 July Ólafr Haraldsson (also known as Olav, Olafe, Oláfr hinn helgi, and Olavus rex) was born in 995 to Harald Grenske and Åsta Gudbrandsdatter. While Snoore says ... discuss

Contact: George Matsoukas, President, Orthodox Christian Laity, 561-585-0245, 561-808-3494 CHICAGO, July 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Orthodox Christian Laity (OCL) supports the decision of ... discuss

In 2013, American pastor Steven J Cole concluded in a sermon that “a wife may need to submit to some abuse”. “The difficult question is,” he writes, “how much? My view is ... discuss

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Today, July 24, is the feast day of Saint Sharbel Makhluf, a Maronite Catholic monk from Lebanon. Sharbel is known for his great devotion to contemplative prayer and has been called “the hermit of ... discuss

According to tradition, he was a native of Antioch in Roman Province of Syria. As the first Bishop of Ravenna, he faced nearly constant persecution. He and his flock were exiled from Ravenna during th ... discuss

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(While many saints are canonized by the Church, most are known only to God.)The process of documenting the life and virtues of a holy man or woman cannot begin until five years after his or her death; ... discuss

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The Commissioner of the Federal Government for Questions of Sexual Child Abuse, Johannes-Wilhelm Rörig, has accused the former Regensburg bishop and present Cardinal Gerhard Ludwig Müller of serious ... discuss

Double (1954 Calendar): July 19Vincent de Paul, a Frenchman, was born at Pouy, near Dax, in Aquitaine, and from his boyhood was remarkable for his exceeding charity towards the poor. as a child he fed ... discuss

Dismissed Chief of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the FaithCardinal Müller steps outCardinal Müller makes his displeasure known: in Rome there is a "hypocritical papal devotion" and "cour ... discuss

Any traditionalist reading the title of this post will definitely accuse me of losing my mind. Traditionalists feel that Summorum Pontificum - which opened up the Traditional Latin Mass to the entire ... discuss

Fr. George RutlerIn the nineteenth century, the poet Adam Mickiewicz dramatized the theme of his suffering Poland as the “Christ of Nations” and, in an image used by many others, Poland was crucif ... discuss

12 July AD 1998 Bo Harald Giertz was born 31 August 1905 in Räpplinge, Borgholm, Öland (Kalmar), Sweden. He came from a prominent family and his father was a noted surgeon and head of one of Sweden ... discuss

Sister Vassa Larin recently sparked a controversy by posting her advice to a mother who has a 14 year old son who "came out" as a homosexual. She has been a popular figure in the English speaking Orth ... discuss

On May 13, 2017, Bishop Bernard Fellay, Superior General of the Society of Saint Pius X, consecrated the magnificent St. Bernard Novitiate Church in Iloilo, Panay Island, in the center of the Philippi ... discuss

27 June AD 444 Saint Cyril (ca. AD 376-444) became Patriarch of Alexandria, Egypt in 412. Throughout his career he defended a number of orthodox doctrines, among them the teaching that Mary, the moth ... discuss

28 June AD 200 Irenaeus (ca. AD 130-200), believed to be a native of Smyrna (modern Izmir, Turkey), studied in Rome and later became pastor in Lyons, France. Around 177, while Irenaeus was away from ... discuss

Double (1954 Calendar): June 26 John and Paul, Roman brothers, were imperial officers of high repute. When Julian the Apostate summoned them to appear at his court they refused, in order to remai ... discuss

Those of us who are the recipients of God's amazing love, mercy and forgiveness have been given an important mission: to spread that same love, mercy and forgiveness to others. God didn't bring His ... discuss

I regularly contact elected officials in support of positions advocated by the Pa Catholic Conference and the USCCB, including conscience protections in health care.  Yet, I fear that we may be l ... discuss

Disclaimer: I don't claim to be part of any specific fellowship or society. I'm simply a pastor in training who has struggled with addiction and overcome that struggle against great odds through the p ... discuss

FIRST... DON'T FORGET...40 Days for Life-DallasMidway Rally and Youth DaySaturday, October 9thSouthwestern late-term abortion center8616 Greenville Ave. at Royal Ln. (NE corner)(For details on Youth D ... discuss

I came across this article going through “old stuff” to throw out, published in 1968 in Our Sunday Visitor.  (Is that still around?)  Thought I would have already put it on my blog but a ... discuss

God has hidden beauty in every corner of the Earth, every nook and cranny is full to the brim with it. If we go upon the mountains of the Rockies or the Appalachians we will witness pieces and parts ... discuss

I am pretty much a pariah in the Catholic blogosphere. I just don't fit in with the rest of the "gang."  I have been condemned on more than one catholic blog.  And it all comes down to a ver ... discuss

The Relics of St. Sergius of RadonezhQuestion: "What is the basis for venerating the relics of saints?"The veneration of the relics of the saints is rooted in several Biblical truths, as well as in th ... discuss

Question: "Why do we not do the Unction Service on Holy Wednesday?"The common practice among Greeks, Antiochians, and in some other parishes, of doing General Unction on Holy Wednesday is not an ancie ... discuss

In a recently posted lecture on the topic of Fundamentalism, George Demacopoulos (hereafter "GD") fell into many of the same errors evident in his original article that began this discussion. He conti ... discuss

Catholics and the majority of Protestants agree that the end result of salvation is eternity in the presence of the Holy Trinity.  However, our beliefs regarding the path to salvation could not b ... discuss

Question: "What is the role of the Parish Priest as Spiritual Father to his people and how does it compare with the role of the Abbot and monks in the Monasteries?"The term "Spiritual Father" (in Russ ... discuss

Catholics can't agree on whether violence is an appropriate response to heresyFrom Saloon.com:Arius, leader of the anti-Homoousian Christology movement and advocate for the Father's divinity over the ... discuss

Apostolic Traditions was written by Hippolytus who feared the church was straying from tradition and falling into heresy and false doctrine, so he wanted to record the right way to ordain leaders like ... discuss

Our Sunday school class is studying Romans, and for two weeks had an outstanding, articulate retired Lutheran pastor, Douglas McBride formerly of San Antonio, as our teacher. Class members are taking ... discuss

Generations for Life is proud to be joining the Archdiocese of Chicago as one of the co-sponsors of the official Youth Rally and Mass before the March for Life Chicago 2017! Keynote speaker is Jackie ... discuss

When I look back over a year that had run its course, especially what I read for that year, I sometimes experience disappointment because I didn't read as much as I had wanted to. This year is one of ... discuss

Vatican City, Dec 21, 2016 / 08:34 am (CNA/EWTN News).- After the recent unauthorized ordination of bishops in China, which falls just ahead of a major meeting for Chinese Catholic representatives, th ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. I: Ordinary: 649 Proper of Seasons: 351 Psalter: Wednesday, Week IV, 1099 Christian Prayer: Does not contain Office of Readings. Office of Readings for Wedn ... discuss

Vatican City, Dec 22, 2016 / 05:44 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a lengthy, in-depth speech to members of the Roman Curia Thursday, Pope Francis dug into what he said are the key guidelines of his ongoing r ... discuss

Vatican City, Dec 22, 2016 / 05:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- It’s been said that saints often come in pairs. Sts. Peter and Paul, Mary and Joseph, Francis and Clare, and Louis and Zelie Martin are j ... discuss

Pope Francis has named Bishop Edward J. Burns of Juneau, Alaska, as bishop of Dallas. The appointment was publicized in Washington, December 13, by Archbishop Christophe Pierre, apostolic nuncio to th ... discuss

Vatican City, Dec 13, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Every day in the remote villages of Northeast India courageous priests and nuns are braving the elements of the wild – including tiger att ... discuss

The Church needs to review performance during the recent elections. Why Hillary won in New York, Massachussetts, California, New Jersey, Maryland and Washington, DC needs to be investigated and discu ... discuss

Calling all Teens! As part of 40 Days for Life in Pensacola, Bishop Gregory L. Parkes requests all teens and young adults to join him in prayer in front of the last abortion clinic in Pensacola. What ... discuss

Every state has a government and some with Catholic politicians. If the pol supports abortion, then the bishop must excommunicate as required by Canon Law. If he doesn't then he is remiss and neglig ... discuss

Pro-abortion Catholic politicians are not only responsible for tens of thousands of abortions in the USA because if Pelosi & Biden go up and obfuscate about the immorality of abortion and their bishop ... discuss

Bishops cannot ignore Canon Law by citing "prudential judgment for pastoral reasons" because the canons were written for pastoral reasons. The laws were meant to ensure a consistency in Church discipl ... discuss

What the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C. needs is a black Conservative bishop. That way, he won't be accused of racism when he stands up for what the Church believes. ... discuss

The bishops engage in partisan politics where it picks & chooses issues & parties to challenge. It is now countering Trump but it does not follow the explicit directives of Canon Law about excommunica ... discuss

Bishops ignore the mandates of canon or Church law for pastoral reasons i.e. to save the sinner. However, I do know of an abortion provider in Texas who got excommunicated faster than a NY minute. And ... discuss

A bishop replied to me stating that excommunication does not make the erring sheep better. I did not engage him further but thanked him for his candor. I think though that while he is right, excommuni ... discuss

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First off, please join me in prayer for the victims, and the perpetrator...Eternal rest grant unto them O Lord. Let Your perpetual light shine upon them.May their souls, and the souls of all the faith ... discuss

A friend pointed me to Bishop Robert Barron's "Word of Fire" podcast entitled "Why Young People are Leaving the Church." I enjoy listening to Bishop Barron. He is an extremely intelligent man, who is ... discuss

A soul that is full shall tread upon the honeycomb: and a soul that is hungry shall take even bitter for sweet.  -- Proverbs 27:7Gratiano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more than any ma ... discuss

In case you're wondering, the "middle ages dictatorship" that is the Catholic Church and her Bishops is right there in the middle of Hillary Clinton's so-called "basket of deplorables". And the Clinto ... discuss

Plus greetings from Pope Francis. LifeSitenews has the story here. "The Rome March for Life this Sunday marked the first time an Italian Bishop has attended. While Vatican Cardinal Raymond Burke has b ... discuss

Pro-life leaders and local activists need to face up to what's happening at the highest levels in the Catholic Church.As Voice of the Family reported last week:"A representative of the Holy See [Monsi ... discuss

This is done by Obama & Hillary. And yet the US bishops refuse to call them out, refuse to direct the Church to shun & oppose them, refuse to even address their crimes, their omission, their injustic ... discuss

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The lay movement "We are Church" has praised the Osnabrück Bishop Franz-Josef Bode (65) as a reformer. Bode has repeatedly demanded in no uncertain terms more influence for women and has spoken in fa ... discuss

At 8 pm, the Swiss Guards closed the gates of the Pope's summer palace in Castel Gandolfo. Then they left their posts. So they demonstrated on 28 February 2013 that Benedict XVI was now Supreme Pontif ... discuss

"Schönborn warns of Islamic conquest of Europe" (ORF), "Schönborn, Many Muslims want a conquest of Europe '" (OE24). The headlines can herald a departure from the current suspect "Welcoming Path". B ... discuss

JD Hall, a prominent four-point abolitionist, has spent significant time recently making hay about the evils and dangers of the Abolish Human Abortion movement. Sadly, he does so while disingenuousl ... discuss

Bishop Barron: Why You Should Read C.S. Lewis’ “The Great Divorce” - Top Stories - Aleteia.org – Worldwide Catholic Network Sharing Faith Resources for those seeking Truth – Aleteia.org div ... discuss

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Running Through My Head Today:  Gone, Gone, Gone by Phillip PhillipsGrateful For:How the value of stories has played out in our family over the years. This is especially obvious with Ria, who wro ... discuss

Running Through My Head Today:Weird. I'm not sure that I have a song running through my head this morning.Grateful For:Gus and Ria at Mirror Lake in YosemiteHomeschooling.  No, it's not perfect. ... discuss

Quick Takeaways and Tidbits From Amoris Laetitia - Top Stories - Aleteia.org – Worldwide Catholic Network Sharing Faith Resources for those seeking Truth – Aleteia.org div> ... discuss

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Bishop Barron: “Miracles from Heaven” and the Problem of Theodicy - Arts / Entertainment - Aleteia.org – Worldwide Catholic Network Sharing Faith Resources for those seeking Truth – Aleteia.or ... discuss

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Forty six years before my birth in Brooklyn, my father was born in 1912 Dublin, Ireland.  He was the youngest of seven in a Catholic family.  After he died in 1984, all those siblings outli ... discuss

Eleven years ago today, Pope Saint John Paul II left this world into eternity.His last words have been reported by many, including:"Read me the Bible.""Let me go to the House of my Father.""Amen, Amen ... discuss

I will not be using a Facebook anymore after the relic hunter and book writer was exposed of his modus operandi of luring young men as altar servers or followers of his "relic" ministry.I have verifie ... discuss

Fiona Bruce MPAs SPUC approaches the 50th anniversary of its formation, I am delighted to report that we shall be holding a Regional Conference, entitled “Changing Minds - Saving Lives”, on Saturd ... discuss

Like what my friend asked "Is there a liturgical feast for the Chinese New Year?"Hey Look!It's favorite liturgical abuser!  Bishop Leopoldo Jaucian, SVD!If there are some native Filipinos (Lumads ... discuss

I have already posted about this yearly abuse of Sta. Cruz Church, an abuse meant to accommodate the pagan feast of the Chinese New Year.Now I can say that this is not a liturgical abuse but a clear m ... discuss

The Centers for Disease Control acknowledges that:    "The most common symptoms of Zika are fever, rash, joint pain, or conjunctivitis (red eyes). Other common symptoms include mu ... discuss

John Deighan, SPUC Scotland's chief executive, my opposite number in Scotland, has been invested as a Knight of St Gregory by Bishop John Keenan, the bishop of Paisley.Bishop Keenan, commenting on Joh ... discuss

Only seven NFP-only physicians - of any specialty - have been identified in the Philadelphia area: Eleanor Tiongson MD Specialty: Family Practice (Drexel Hill, PA)Monique Ruberu MD Specialty: GYN ONLY ... discuss

At least 10 years of seminary formation.One decade!That is how long a man spends inside the seminary before he is ordained to the priesthood.You might be surprised to know that in all those years that ... discuss

CF. When the bishop wears violet vestments, he wears a simple mitre (otherwise known as a mitra simplex)Msgr. Peter J. Elliot ... discuss

My daughter Chrissy and her friend Mary pray in front of Our Lady. “The real crisis that our world is going through now is not essentially economic or political, but a ‘crisis of God,’” says ... discuss

Or what every baptized and CONFIRMED Catholics MUST do.We have forgotten the grace the Sacrament of Confirmation confects upon our soul!So when a priest forces you to commit a sin, CALL HIM OUT!When a ... discuss

8/29/15Your Excellency:With total compensation for top administrators at CHAUSA affiliates more closely rivaling professional athletes than nurses, there would seem to be minimal incentive to upset th ... discuss

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And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan hath desired to have you, that he may sift you as wheat: But I have prayed for thee, that thy faith fail not: and when thou art converted, strengthen thy ... discuss

From today's Office of Readings. From the Catecheses by Saint John Chrysostom, bishop The power of Christ's bloodIf we wish to understand the power of Christ’s blood, we should go back to the anci ... discuss

Tonight, Lent comes to an end and the Triduum commencesSecond Reading from Today's Office of ReadingsFrom an Easter homily by Saint Melito of Sardis, bishopThe Lamb that was slain has delivered us fro ... discuss

-- The secular lay members of the Mystical Body of Christ have their own role to play in the history of salvation and a special dignity all our own that is different from that of priests and religious ... discuss

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I traveled to the March for Life in Washington D.C. with Trivium school.  The students are so enthusiastic. We started with mass at St Paul Cathedral in Worcester where we got fueled up on the bl ... discuss

An update on traditional monks at the Silverstream Priory from Catholic Ireland. Fundraising deadline looms for Silverstream prioryBy Sarah Mac Donald - 21 December, 2014Ireland’ ... discuss

We need more men like this.  (And more Cardinal Burkes.)  Do not lose hope.  Stay close to the Lord.  And support those who are doing good.  The article below concerning the S ... discuss

From the Cleveland Traditional Latin Mass Blog:On Sunday, November 16, 2014, the Sacrament of Confirmation in the traditional form will be celebrated at Immaculate Conception's 12 noon High Mass by Th ... discuss

Back in 2010 I ordered a book from Tan Books entitled The 33 Doctors of the Church.* I got it because I was interested in finding out more about who those Doctors were, what they taught, & why they we ... discuss

FROM THE PASTORSeptember 14, 2014 by Fr. George W. Rutler I do not like most jargon, as it diminishes the creative power of the noble English language rightly used. For instance, I do not like to be t ... discuss

So now openly gay groups will march in the St. Patrick's Day Parade in NYC. Here's the video link from Michael Voris on the topic. Normally I take whatever Voris says with a HUGE grain of salt but he' ... discuss

We hear a lot about tolerance.  It seems that it is the charitable attitude to have. After all, whom am I to impose my views on others?  We should be careful about this. It's a stealthy way ... discuss

Bishop Noonan of the Diocese of Orlando, in communion with the F.C.C.B. (Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops - the state/regional conference that works with the larger U.S.C.C.B.), has issued the ... discuss

Any Catholic who has been in Orlando for a few years knows that the 2nd weekend in February is when we will see a video from our bishop about the annual bishop's appeal (in place of the usual... ... discuss

OK, I am sure I have your attention. & some of you are wondering where I am heading. Well hold on because you are about to see how history is repeating itself.Our story begins with Pope St. Silverius. ... discuss

by John-Henry Westen VATICAN – Pope Francis strongly condemned “gender ideology” in a private conversation with Austrian Bishop Andreas Laun earlier this year, the bishop related in ... discuss

by Hilary White LONDON, June 12, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Catholic Church is living through a “great crisis” of belief and practice, facing a “new paganism” comparab ... discuss

A chapter from my book, Where Do We Find Such Men? in remembrance of those who served on June 6, 1944. Brig. Gen. Allen Kimball is given the most important assignment of his life, and arguably the mo ... discuss

by Peter Baklinski THUNDER BAY, Ontario, June 4, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In a strongly worded letter, Bishop Fred Colli of Thunder Bay, Ontario, has joined Toronto Cardinal Thomas Collins in c ... discuss

by Sofia Vazquez-Mellado Mexico City, May 28, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Mons. Raul Vera Lopez, bishop of Saltillo in the northern Mexican state of Coahuila, baptized a 16-month-old who is being ... discuss

by Jason Jones May 29, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Few things devastate a human soul like betrayal by a father.  He is the earthly pattern we use for imagining the God who calls himself our Father. ... discuss

The Central Florida Council of the Knights of Columbus in the Orlando Diocese is hosting \"Laps for Life\" - a walkathon at the Bishop Moore High School track in Orlando on Edgewater Dr. - from 8 a.m ... discuss

by John-Henry Westen QUEBEC CITY, May 27, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The highest ranking prelate in Quebec is the first bishop in the French-language province to come out publicly on the matter of Libe ... discuss

by John-Henry Westen ROME, May 26, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Responding to a high-ranking Italian bishop who distanced himself from those who pray rosaries outside of abortion centers, the head ... discuss

by Patrick B. Craine OTTAWA, Ontario, May 23, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – As Federal Liberal leader and professed Catholic Justin Trudeau continues to resolutely defend his pro-abortion position, ... discuss

by The Editors Today's blog posts: Therapists to offer sex change drugs to nine-year-olds - Peter Saunders Stephen Sutton lived everyday with dignity - Alex Schadenberg My open let ... discuss

by Michelle Kaufman, New Zealand Correspondent AUCKLAND, New Zealand, May 22, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com)  The desire of a New Zealand bishop to use the new documentary about homosexuality and the Ca ... discuss

by John Smeaton I am deeply troubled by the reported intervention of Bishop Galantino (pictured), the secretary-general of the Italian bishops' conference, who, according to "The Tablet"  ... discuss

by Thaddeus Baklinski CALGARY, Alberta, May 21, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Calgary Bishop Fred Henry has become the fourth Canadian prelate to publicly criticize Liberal leader Justin T ... discuss

This Wacky Wednesday was inspired by the article, "Charlotte [North Carolina, USA] diocese backs nun who gave school talk promoting Church teaching on homosexuality" by Kirsten Andersen.Image source: ... discuss

by Hilary White DENVER, March 3, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Denver’s Catholic Archbishop Charles Chaput has appeared frequently in LifeSiteNews.com reports as one of the strongest episcopal voice ... discuss

[NOTE: This is my annual St. Patrick's Day post, originally posted on St. Patrick's Day 2005] Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Daoibh!(Happy St. Patrick's Day!)As a Roman Catholic of Irish descent, I am, qui ... discuss

Perhaps, just perhaps, it is time for a clarification of this phrase, “Who am I to judge?”  Perhaps, just perhaps, the official explainer, Fr. Lombardi, should tell  the world what ... discuss

Perhaps, just perhaps, it is time for a clarification of this phrase, “Who am I to judge?”  Perhaps, just perhaps, the official explainer, Fr. Lombardi, should tell  the world what ... discuss

by John-Henry Westen TIMMINS, ON, February 9, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) - In conjunction with Campaign Life Coalition Timmins, a local pro-life and pro-family organization, Timmins Ontario Bishop Paul M ... discuss

#1Site of recent exorcism.This story about an exorcism got quite a bit of traction in the blogosphere this week.#2 Fr. Dwight Longenecker blogger at Standing on my HeadFr. Dwight Longenecker wrot ... discuss

FROM THE PASTORJanuary 26, 2014by Fr. George W. RutlerPliny the Younger, governor of Pontus from 111 to 113, had a problem. Growing numbers of Christians were unsettling the pagan establishment. He wr ... discuss

While I wasn't able to participate in the 2014 March for Life, I was able to watch what was going on via EWTN.Because of the weather, many people who had hoped to attend were unable to. Still it looke ... discuss

On Saturday, 18 January 2014 Dubuque Co. Right to Life held its 30th Walk for Life. The walk is a prayful witness to the community of the value of every life, born & unborn. In part it is also to publ ... discuss

by Patrick B. Craine QUEBEC CITY, January 13, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The lone bishop from North America on the list of new cardinals appointed by Pope Francis for the consistory in Rome next month ... discuss

When the books of the New Testament Epistles were being written, the printing press did not exist. Like the New Testament Epistles, the book of Revelation was written to be heard in its entirety as th ... discuss

The Saint of the Day for December 19 is Blessed Pope Urban V. Blessed Pope Urban V was born Guillaume de Grimoard at Grisac in Languedoc, 1310. He studied canon law and theology in Avignon and became ... discuss

I believe this accusation is complete nonsense.  I think Bishop Nienstedt is a good Bishop.  I still listen to a recording of the Rosary he made while Bishop of New Ulm, with members of the ... discuss

The Saint of the Day for December 18 is Saint Gatian of Tours. Not much is known about the life of Saint Gatian, but we do know that he was the first bishop of Tours in France, and is said to be a dis ... discuss

The Saint of the Day for December 17 is St. Olympias. Born sometime between 360-365, this pious, charitable, and wealthy disciple of St. John Chrysostom came from an illustrious family in Constantinop ... discuss

A friend of mine asked me to review a section of a book called So Why Didn't They Tell Me That In Church by Steven Michael Owens. The section he asked me to comment on is a defense of conditional immo ... discuss

text-align: center;">Even when the Traditional Latin Mass was confined to the "crypt," hundreds of worshippers searching for its reverence and beauty overflowed the pews in St. Patrick Chapel in the b ... discuss

text-align: center;">Even when the Traditional Latin Mass was confined to the "crypt," hundreds of worshippers searching for its reverence and beauty overflowed the pews in St. Patrick Chapel in the b ... discuss

Good news from St. Joseph Church bulletin: Dear parishioners and friends of St. Joseph Parish,In Advent of 2012, we introduced the Third Edition of the Roman Missal at our Parish Masses. This new ... discuss

Good news from St. Joseph Church bulletin: Dear parishioners and friends of St. Joseph Parish,In Advent of 2012, we introduced the Third Edition of the Roman Missal at our Parish Masses. This new ... discuss

by Sofia Vazquez-Mellado SAN JOSÉ, August 7, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Bishop José Francisco Ulloa, the bishop of Cártago, Costa Rica, asked thousands of Catholic pilgrims t ... discuss

by John Jalsevac Dear readers, We publish today a report of very serious consequence, the result of much investigation -- the fact that the US Catholic Bishop’s international relief organization ... discuss

See the entire collection of photographs here on Flickr, where this very photograph was taken.What a wonderful event. Please pray for the successor of the apostles, His Grace Bishop Alan Hopes! ... discuss

Letter of Bishop James D. Conley, Diocese of Lincoln Nebraskahttp://www.dioceseoflincoln.org/SouthernNeRegister/bcc/bcc050313.aspxOur news outlets are not known for their squeamish attitude towar ... discuss

Letter of Bishop James D. Conley, Diocese of Lincoln Nebraskahttp://www.dioceseoflincoln.org/SouthernNeRegister/bcc/bcc050313.aspxOur news outlets are not known for their squeamish attitude towar ... discuss

Well what a grand few weeks it's been. This is my first time sat at a real computer since the election of our Holy Father, Pope Francis. Let me tell you about my reaction when I saw him walk out to bl ... discuss

Few of us really understand the life of St. Francis, the young man who renounced everything for the kingdom - in a sense redeeming the life of the rich young man in the Gospel story who just could not ... discuss

Apparently the pope, who claims he was chosen by God decided to quit, and will step down at the end of the month. Many of the Atheists are all over this news and of course teasing, berating, and ... discuss

ass="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;">So, with all that being said, we can now move on to Leviticus 10. It is from this chapter that we get a phrase that is used quite commonly. Tha ... discuss

I've seen "The Bishops Wife" at least twenty times in my life. It's a classic and beloved Christmas movie. But something about it hadn't really occurred to me until watching it again last night.The f ... discuss

The Commemoration of Nicholas of Myra While many Christians give presents sometime during early winter, many avoid gift-giving on Christmas. Some wait until Epiphany on 6 January, since this day celeb ... discuss

by Patrick B. Craine CALGARY, November 29, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Calgary Catholic School District has reversed course on the HPV vaccine, agreeing to offer the controversial drug in their sc ... discuss

by Hilary White LONDON, November 9, 2012, (LifeSiteNews.com) – Prime Minister David Cameron has chosen Justin Welby, the former bishop of Durham, as the new Archbishop of Canterbury to replace Rowan ... discuss

by Kirsten Andersen Peoria, IL, November 2, 2012 (LifeSiteNews) – Bishop Daniel Jenky has issued firm guidance to Peoria’s Catholic faithful in advance of the November 6 election, in the form of a ... discuss

by Thaddeus Baklinski BROOKLYN, NY, October 31, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn states in a letter on the upcoming elections that Roman Catholics who support abortion ri ... discuss

by Thaddeus Baklinski GREEN BAY, Wis., October 29, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A statement from a Catholic bishop urging his flock to vote according to Catholic values received an unexpectedly wide au ... discuss

by Peter Baklinski OTTAWA, October 26, 2012, (LifeSiteNews.com) – Ottawa’s chief bishop has condemned the country’s move towards establishing death laws for the elderly, calling the government t ... discuss

by Kathleen Gilbert LOS ANGELES, September 14, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) - A priest who helped found a gay ‘marriage’ advocacy group for Catholics has been suspended from distributing the sa ... discuss

by Hilary White, Rome Correspondent BRISTOL, September 12, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) - In a surprise move, the bishop of the English diocese of Clifton, Declan Lang, has cancelled a lecture by a theolog ... discuss

by Hilary White, Rome Correspondent ROME, September 5, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The bishop of the French diocese of the island of Corsica has come out swinging against the plans announced by the go ... discuss

by Patrick B. Craine OAKLAND, California, August 29, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) - San Francisco’s newly-appointed archbishop says that while Church leaders have been right to target Obama’s HHS manda ... discuss

by Matthew Cullinan Hoffman DUNEDIN, NZ, July 3, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The Catholic bishop of Dunedin, New Zealand, is calling the faithful to act against the creation of a new abortion facility a ... discuss

by Hilary White, Rome Correspondent LONDON, August 2, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – British pro-life leaders are welcoming the appointment of a new Catholic bishop of Portsmouth in southern England as a ... discuss

by Patrick B. Craine SAN FRANCISCO, California, July 31, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In what one Catholic pundit described as the Pope’s “bombshell by the Bay,” Benedict XVI has appointed stalwa ... discuss

by Patrick B. Craine ESHOWE, South Africa, July 16, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A Catholic bishop in South Africa is backing Pope Benedict XVI’s controversial assertion that condoms have made the AI ... discuss

by Matthew Cullinan Hoffman July 13, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The Diocese of Terrassa, a city in the Catalonia region of Spain, has issued a statement recognizing that abortions and vasectomies are o ... discuss




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