Topic: priest

The Society of St. Pius X has issued a response to the unjust and illegal attempt to prevent Catholics from attending their Masses.Bishop Bernard Fellay, superior of the Society of St. Pius X, celebra ... discuss

When I read the following article at Vatican Radio about the pope's homily today (linked below below) I got chills -- not good chills I'm afraid -- the kind you get on Halloween (which it happens to b ... discuss

Watch the video and how the ABS-CBN reporter insinuates that after just a year in office, Pope Francis contributed to the increase in priestly ordinations in the country.http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/vid ... discuss

By DAN BURKE | Dealing with the demonic was not Father Jose Antonio Fortea’s first choice for his priestly ministry. Yet for more than 15 years, he has been a world renowned exorcist. In 1 ... discuss

Religious freedom? Forget it! If Idaho can force this couple to perform same-sex weddings what logic will prevent them from demanding the same from Catholic priests?Govt tells Christian ministers: Per ... discuss

For the world, which is to say, for Google, today is a day about witches and ghosts, and not much more. Witchy Wanda is stirring her kettle on today’s webpage. That’s the way the world see ... discuss

Quick! Who wrote  Salve Regina? (No googling!)I didn't know either.The answer is Blessed Herman the Cripple. He also wrote Alma Redemptoris Mater. He was born with a cleft palate, cerebral p ... discuss

Question: We Orthodox Christians Commune with the same spoon. What about the transmission of germs and diseases? I think germs were discovered in the 17th century. Before that, illnesses were attribut ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Oct 30, 2014 / 03:26 pm (Aid to the Church in Need).- A leading Vatican astronomer said that although some see Pope Francis' recent words on the Big Bang as signifying a change in the Chu ... discuss

Erbil, Iraq, Oct 30, 2014 / 04:47 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Christians who were forced from their homes in northern Iraq by the Islamic State this summer are a people whose soul is being destroyed, said a ... discuss

Trieste, Italy, Oct 30, 2014 / 12:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Diocese of Trieste has announced “with a spirit full of sorrow and dismay” that one of its priests, who had recently admitted ... discuss

The saint of the day for October 30 is St Alphonsus Rodriguez, a Jesuit, who was born at Segovia in Spain, on July 12, 1531. From childhood he was devoted to the Blessed Virgin Mary. He loved her as h ... discuss

Links of interest that I haven't had time to comment:NY State blesses ‘incest’ marriage between uncle, niece-- We knew this was coming. I remember how people looked at us like we were two-headed m ... discuss

A ... discuss

Facebook is coming under fire for removing a touching photo showing the mother of a premature baby breastfeeding her newborn for the first time. Emma Bond posted image with Carene, who was born 12 wee ... discuss

From The New York Times - The Opinion PagesOf all the columns I imagined writing when I started out at this job, it’s safe to say that Sunday’s piece, in which I suggested that conservative Catho ... discuss

... discuss

Fr. Z.  in trying to wrap his head around Pope Francis' thinking, invokes South American journalist Alejandro Bermudez  of CNA to explain one of the pope's key concepts, the p ... discuss

When I met Mary she was in her fifties. Mary had suffered from postpartum depression upon the birth of her sons. In those days, depression was treated with hospitalization and shock treatment. It was ... discuss

In just three days, terminally ill cancer patient, Brittany Maynard plans to kill herself under Oregon’s assisted suicide law. But, in a new interview, Maynard indicated she may not take her lif ... discuss

Pedophile Training in LublinThe Polish former papal nuncio to the Dominican Republic, Joseph Wesolowski, who's under house arrest in the Vatican for sex abuse of minors in the Caribbean nation sh ... discuss

Cardinal Raymond Burke, a lion when it comes to defending the faith, is often portrayed as rigid and lacking in compassion. As a matter of fact, anyone who stands against the tsunami of progressivism ... discuss

Philadelphia, Pa., Oct 27, 2014 / 06:21 pm (CNA).- A 55-year-old priest in Philadelphia was placed on immediate administrative leave after being arrested on child pornography charges. According to ... discuss

Before I was ordained as a Catholic priest I ran a business training/personal development company. We would do charity work in prisons and schools as well as in management training.  We would o ... discuss

By TOM HOOPES | I first met Msgr. Lorenzo Albacete on Capitol Hill. I was the Press Secretary for Congressman Bill Archer and he was the featured talent in a Knights of Columbus initiative to te ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Oct 28, 2014 / 05:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A health adviser for a top global Catholic relief agency stressed the Church's key efforts on the Ebola front in West Africa: helping people over ... discuss

Just a few days ago His Excellency Bishop Williamson ordained a deacon in Brazil.  Photo source: Militia Jesu Christi.For those unfamiliar with His Excellency’s current dealings, you should che ... discuss

was born at Hurstpierpoint in Sussex, England, on 3 September 1847. A poor scholar, he left school at fifteen to work in his father's Brighton counting house. At twenty-one, Hannington decided to purs ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you!Fr. Silvan Rouse, C.P. (+2014) (Photo by John Varljen)Yesterday, my long time confessor and spiritual director, Father Silvan Rouse C.P., transited to Our Father's house. F ... discuss

In my imagination I was sitting on the steps of St. Peters reflecting on the Extraordinary Synod of the Family and its final report. Into my musings walked a charming young lady, thoroughly modern Cat ... discuss

Archbishop Fulton Sheen once said, "There are not a hundred people in America who hate the Catholic Church. There are millions of people who hate what they wrongly believe to be the Catholic Church."T ... discuss

This video of ships being tossed around and almost capsized by massive ocean waves is basically what many have characterized as the condition of the Catholic Church following the Synod on the Family. ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 26, 2014 / 12:52 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In an audience with members of an international Marian movement, Pope Francis warned that the sacrament of marriage has been reduced to a mere a ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 26, 2014 / 04:41 am (CNA).- Chaldean patriarch Louis Sako I has suspended a group of monks and priests who fled Iraq without consulting their superiors, saying a priest’s prima ... discuss

This is an order I have known about before it was founded.  Fr. Albert is someone who I look up to.  Please consider supporting this community:   Find out about a new traditional religi ... discuss

New York City, N.Y., Oct 25, 2014 / 12:09 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Church is mourning the death of Monsignor Lorenzo Albacete, who died early Friday following a lengthy illness; he was deeply involved ... discuss

1955 Calendar (Simple): October 25Chrysanthus was the only son of an Egyptian patrician, named Polemius or Poleon, who lived during the reign of Numerian. His father moved from Alexandria to Rome. Chr ... discuss

Question: "In Matthew 16:13-19, is Jesus referring to Simon Peter being the rock upon which He will build His church, or is He referring to Himself in Simon Peter's revelation of who Jesus is? And did ... discuss

BIG BLUE WAVE: What Kind of Person Thinks Pope Francis is Corrupt...: Father Angel: (and if you're on Tumblr, you need to follow him) The kind of person who does not understand that he is a slum p ... discuss

Today is the feast of St. Anthony Mary Claret -- a favorite saint that my husband introduced me to about twenty years ago when he gave a teaching on this incredible man of God. I don't think I have ev ... discuss

Montecassino, Italy, Oct 24, 2014 / 12:36 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis on Thursday appointed a new Abbot of Montecassino – the first monastery built by St. Benedict – and at the same ... discuss

Cairo, Egypt, Oct 23, 2014 / 08:26 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- While problems still exist, Christians in Egypt feel “much safer” under the presidency of Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, a former military of ... discuss

Father Angel: (and if you're on Tumblr, you need to follow him)The kind of person who does not understand that he is a slum priest, and believes his outreach to gays, divorced and remarried, single pa ... discuss

Last week I came across the heartbreaking story of Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman who was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer one year after her wedding.  When doctors suggested that she migh ... discuss

The saint of the day for October 23 is St. John of Capistrano, a great Franciscan priest, preacher, and theologian who promoted devotion to the Holy Name of Jesus.John was born at Capistrano, Italy in ... discuss

Hebrew: יעקב or Jacob) (Greek Iάκωβος), (died 62AD), also known as James of Jerusalem, James Adelphotheos, James, the Brother of the Lord, was an important figure in Early Christianity. Acco ... discuss

Serve your own!Happened at a Mass for the Franciscan Youth Movement celebrated allegedly by Fr. Rex Cutamora, OFM Cap.What does the Church say about Holy Communion?The General Instruction of the Roman ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. IV: Ordinary: 632 Psalter: Wednesday, Week I, 722 Common of Pastors: 1769 Christian Prayer: Ordinary: 694 Psalter: Wednesday, Week I, 743 Common of Pastors: ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. IV: Ordinary: 615 Psalter: Wednesday, Week I, 708 Common of Pastors: 1748 (verse before first reading) Proper of Seasons: 419 (first reading)Note: Second re ... discuss

Wednesday of the Twenty-Ninth Week in Ordinary Time(Click here for readings)By BENEDICT AUGUSTINE“Much will be required of the person entrusted with much,and still more will be demanded of the p ... discuss

Guest Article By David MartinCardinal Raymond Burke, who heads the Vatican's highest court of canon law and who is recognized as one of the most outstanding prelates of the Catholic Church today has g ... discuss

The worldwide pilgrimage of the traditional Christian icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa, also known as the Black Madonna, will soon depart the United States for Mexico and the rest of Latin America. Th ... discuss

‘Street sabbatical’ opens eyes of Delaware priest | Crux div> ... discuss

Denver, Colo., Oct 22, 2014 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholic victims of the Soviet Union’s cruel anti-Christian persecutions faced execution, exile and arbitrary imprisonment for their fait ... discuss

This is long, so if you want a quick read, I've highlighted in red what struck me most. I ran the entire letter because it's not up on the Inside the Vatican website yet. But I recommend you sign up f ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 21, 2014 / 12:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Father Francesco di Felice worked at the Secretariat of State during the pontificate of Bl. Paul VI, and recently recounted the story behind the ... discuss

. . . Why?by Katie Pavlich, Townhall.com: Not only is the Ebola crisis continuing to degrade, but the optics of how the White House has handled the situation are getting worse by the day too. A new ... discuss

The American Catholic Council and their clique are always busy-busy, like termites, undermining the faith. Their latest exploit? A Catholic Tipping Point Tour featuring dissenting Irish priest, Tony F ... discuss

Editor’s note: This article first appeared at The American Spectator.It was October 19, 1984—30 years ago this week. A gentle, courageous, and genuinely holy priest, Jerzy Popieluszko, age 3 ... discuss

During the synod we heard too much about failed marriages and too little about faithful marriagesPope Francis waves after the general audience on April 30 (CNS)From The Catholic Herald (UK)By Fra ... discuss

This morning, at 9:00, in the Synod Hall, during the celebration of Terce, Pope Francis held an Ordinary Public Consistory for the canonization of the Blesseds: Giuseppe Vaz, priest of the Oratory of ... discuss

Today is the feast day of St. Paul of the Cross, priest, mystic, and founder of the Passionist Congregation.Paul was born in Ovada, in northern Italy as Paolo Francesco Danei in 1694, the second oldes ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 19, 2014 / 05:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- While some countries face family issues such as divorce and polygamy, the synod’s Indian participants have voiced concern for interreligio ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 19, 2014 / 05:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- When it comes to human sexuality, one of the predominant themes being discussed by participants at the Extraordinary Synod on the Family pertain ... discuss

1955 Calendar (Double): October 19St. Peter of Alcantara was born the son of Peter Garavita, governor of the palace.  His mother was a member of the noble family of Sanabia.As a youth, Peter stud ... discuss

by Frank Pavone, PRiest for Life: We go to the abortion facilities because children are being killed and we go in solidarity with them. We go to intervene to save them and to give women better option ... discuss

September 14, 1947 – October 19, 1984) was a Roman Catholic priest from Poland, associated with the Solidarity union. He was murdered by three agents of the Polish communist internal intelligence ag ... discuss

From an article about his upcoming memoir:Trudeau was raised a Catholic as a child, saying prayers and reading the Bible with his father and two brothers. By the time he was in his 20s, he had become ... discuss

Homily for the 26th Sunday of Ordinary Time delivered by Rev. Fr. William J Kuchinsky at St Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Wheeling, WV for the anticipatory Mass on 27 September 2014.Do nothin ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 18, 2014 / 03:57 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Paul VI was a missionary Pope who wished to bring the light of the Gospel all over the world, a cardinal who worked with the late Roman Pontiff, ... discuss

The latest Catholic mystery read was Margaret Coel's The Shadow Dancer.Not only does it feature a priest sleuth, it's set on a reservation - shades of Tony Hillerman! The Native American elements alon ... discuss

The scandal over the subpoenas issued to several Houston-area Christian pastors continues, even after the city refiled legal documents, removing the word “sermons” from the demand. They ha ... discuss

Here is a ZENIT translation of the synod reports from the Spanish-speaking groups A and B. * * * Circulus Hibericus “A” Report Moderator: H.E. Cardinal Francisco ROBLES ORTEGA REPO ... discuss

Recent events have brought to mind a scene from one of my favorite movies of all time.The Shoes of the Fisherman is a 1968 American film drama, based on the 1963 novel of the same name by the Australi ... discuss

I have to admit I was pretty bummed out when I realized I was not going to be able to attend the funeral of Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR. I had a prior commitment to lead an “Entering Canaan” Hope ... discuss

(18 February 1781 – 16 October 1812) was an Anglican priest and missionary to the peoples of India and Persia. Born in Truro, Cornwall, he was educated at Truro Grammar School and St John's College, ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Oct 16, 2014 / 04:59 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- An Iraqi priest who has chosen to return to his city, which lies just six miles from ISIS-controlled territory, said that in the midst of an incr ... discuss

by Shawn Carney, 40 Days for Life: 40 Days for Life is a grassroots effort. Even as the campaign continues to grow, our headquarters team tries to visit as many 40 Days for Life locations as possibl ... discuss

The place where a person is best known, loved, and secure is the family, and that is why the Church will do everything to protect and sustain it, says the priest serving as a liaison between the arch ... discuss

40 Days for Life is a grassroots effort. Even as the campaign continues to grow, our headquarters team tries to visit as many 40 Days for Life locations as possible. It’s important for us to meet w ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 16, 2014 / 04:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Synod on the Family has provided an opportunity for people to bring up issues concerning marriage and family life facing Catholics around th ... discuss

40 Days for Life is a grassroots effort. Even as the campaign continues to grow, our headquarters team tries to visit as many 40 Days for Life locations as possible. It’s important for us to mee ... discuss

I hope this makes you smile!Today I spoke at my alma mater, Roncalli High School, with 300 freshmen about the Theology of the Body.  I was asked to do the same thing five years ago, the first yea ... discuss

Dallas, Texas, Oct 15, 2014 / 05:10 pm (CNA).- Catholics in Texas are praying for the two nurses infected with Ebola, one of whom is a devout Catholic in communication with a priest. “It is wit ... discuss

This coming Sunday, every Bible believing pastor, priest, and rabbi in the U.S. should preach on what the Bible has to say about homosexuality, and then send a copy of their sermon (anonymously) to th ... discuss

Bhubaneswar, India, Oct 15, 2014 / 12:04 pm (Aid to the Church in Need).- With the election of Narendra Modi of the Hindu "Bharatiya Janata Party” (BJP) as prime minister of India the country's ... discuss

By Reinhard Backes With the election of Narendra Modi of the Hindu "Bharatiya Janata Party” (BJP) as prime minister of India, the country's secular constitution has come under threat, charged ... discuss

Miao, India, Oct 15, 2014 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Diocese of Miao, located in far north-east India, is conducting a series of seminars to study Ad Gentes, Vatican II's decree on the mission a ... discuss

by Shawn Carney, 40 Days for Life: Men can and do make a difference — just ask former abortion workers. In particular, they’ve noticed that no-shows and cancellations go way up when a it’s a man ... discuss

The fictitious diary of a well-meaning chap. Humor bridges the gap between reality and tragedy. In doing so, it demonstrates our ability to be amused, no matter what. This pseudo-journal is transl ... discuss

I have been saddened to see a priest who is an editor of a national magazine saying things that are highly misleading, and thus providing fodder for all those looking to paint a completely distorted p ... discuss

Schereschewsky was born in Tauroggen, Russian Lithuania 6 May 1831. He appears to have been named for his father. His mother was Rosa Salvatha. Orphaned as a young boy, it is speculated he was raised ... discuss

Men can and do make a difference — just ask former abortion workers. In particular, they’ve noticed that no-shows and cancellations go way up when a it’s a man in a Roman collar who’s joined t ... discuss

As we set off for Las Vegas with the Black Madonna, the picturesque southwestern desert joining California and Nevada offered a peaceful backdrop of reflection on the journey of the historic Ocean to ... discuss

Washington D.C., Oct 14, 2014 / 04:38 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The first successful birth to a woman who had undergone a womb transplant highlights both opportunities resulting from new technology and the ... discuss

Men can and do make a difference — just ask former abortion workers. In particular, they’ve noticed that no-shows and cancellations go way up when a it’s a man in a Roman collar who& ... discuss

HA HA HA HA HA HAThat's not me.I'm just quoting.Read on!A reminder about what real apologetic work is all about.***MANDALUYONG City, Oct. 14, 2014—A Catholic priest discussed the need for apologist ... discuss

Providence, R.I., Oct 13, 2014 / 04:33 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The controversies surrounding Christopher Columbus are sometimes misplaced and should not overshadow Columbus’ Christian motives in hi ... discuss

This weekend, the Apostolic Movement of Schoenstatt will celebrate its 100th anniversary. On Oct. 18 in 1914 a Pallottine priest, Father Joseph Kentenich (1885-1968), sealed a covenant of love with ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 13, 2014 / 12:18 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The approach to irregular unions must start from positive aspects, and stable couples should be accompanied in a development toward the sacramen ... discuss

1955 Calendar (Double): October 14On October 14th, the Holy Church celebrates the Feast of Pope St. Callistus I.  St. Callistus reigned as the Vicar of Christ from c. 218 to 223 AD.  The Hol ... discuss

I got some wonderful comments on Wednesday's post and today a priest friend of ours left a comment, too. His comment deserves its own post. Disclaimer:I know and love Fr. Scott but ther ... discuss

I read an interesting comment from Fr. Ray Blake, pastor of St. Mary Magdalene in Brighton, England. It's the last paragraph of a blog post titled Wobbly Church: What Dpes it Mean to be Catholic Today ... discuss

Bishop Salvatore Matano has issued some rubrics for celebrating several sacraments in our diocese. The rubrics clear up some issues and abuses, but not all.This morning at Mass Father announced a few ... discuss

 We reflected on the sacred seal of the Sacrament of Reconciliation (Penance) last week. The Church is so strict about the secrecy required in this sacrament because of the critical importance ... discuss

After reading Soul of a Lion, the biography of Dietrich von Hildebrand by his wife Alice, I decided to tackle his Transformation in Christ. It's not an easy read, but it sure is an important subject - ... discuss

A message to Brittany Maynard, the 29-year old with terminal brain cancer who is seeking assisted suicide: work while there is light. As long as it is day, we must do the works of him who sent me. Ni ... discuss

1. My new book, Seven Saints for Seven Virtues, was officially released on the Feast of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary!  I have been told that it should be on the shelves of bookstores next week. Li ... discuss

Denver, Colo., Oct 10, 2014 / 06:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Brittany Maynard plans on ending her life on November 1. The 29 year-old has been diagnosed with an advanced brain tumor, and in April was giv ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 10, 2014 / 02:54 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Synod of Bishops on Friday entered its decisive second phase, with the formation of small groups which are to come to decisions which will b ... discuss

Francis Borgia Helping a Dying Impenitent by Francisco GoyaThe saint of the day for October 10th is St. Francis Borgia, a Spanish duke, who married, and after his wife died, gave up a life of nobility ... discuss

In the middle 400's the pagan Anglo-Saxons invaded Britain, driving the Christian Britons north and west into Cornwall, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland. In 597 a band of monks headed by Augustine of Cant ... discuss

by Shawn Carney, 40 Days for Life: A 40 Days for Life campaign gives one more chance. One more chance for the mom ... and one last chance for the baby.Some women and men take that last chance and ... discuss

1. PUT FIRST THINGS FIRST: Love God with your whole heart, mind, soul, and strength. If you put God first, everything else will fall into place. In order to love God, though, you need to know his Son ... discuss

I will be leaving in the morning for 3 days to do a \"Entering Canaan\" Hope & Healing retreat in Brighton, MI, so I will not be posting the next few days. Please keep us in your prayers. Things have ... discuss

Washington D.C., Oct 9, 2014 / 11:56 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholics praying the rosary must rediscover the contemplative nature of the prayer and not just recite it speedily if they wish for it to tru ... discuss

Aleppo, Syria, Oct 9, 2014 / 10:19 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Custody of the Holy Land announced Thursday that the Franciscan priest who was abducted in Syria by rebels over the weekend has been release ... discuss

A statement from the Custody of the Holy Land today reported that Franciscan Fr. Hanna Jallouf, of the Custody, parish priest at Knayeh (Qunayeh), Syria, was released this morning and is under ho ... discuss

By ELISE HARRIS/CNA/EWTN NEWS | VATICAN CITY — Father Ghazwan Yousif Baho had the option to stay in Italy when he recently accompanied an elderly Iraqi couple to an audience with Pope Fran ... discuss

By ELISE HARRIS/CNA/EWTN NEWS | VATICAN CITY — Father Ghazwan Yousif Baho had the option to stay in Italy when he recently accompanied an elderly Iraqi couple to an audience with Pope Fran ... discuss

The Cesarean Complex IndustryI've had three Cesareans - only one was medically necessary.  My granddaughter was delivered via C-section because we have lost the skill in this country of deliverin ... discuss

The Holy Fathers of the Seven Ecumenical CouncilsQuestion: "Does the Orthodox Church teach that the Ecumenical Councils are infallible?"We do not believe that everything that anyone happened to say at ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 9, 2014 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Father Ghazwan Yousif Baho had the option to stay in Italy when he recently accompanied an elderly Iraqi couple to an audience with Pope Francis. ... discuss

A 40 Days for Life campaign gives one more chance. One more chance for the mom … and one last chance for the baby. Some women and men take that last chance and save their child from abortion. Bu ... discuss

By Jean  M. HeimannToday, October 9, we celebrate the feast of St. Louis Bertrand (1526-1581), who is known as the Apostle of the Americas and the patron of Novice Masters.Louis Bertrand was born ... discuss

by Jean M. HeimannToday, October 9, is the feast of Blessed John Henry Newman, one of the great intellectuals of the 19th century. Newman was a theologian, philosopher, teacher, preacher, writer, and ... discuss

By Monsignor Ignacio Barreiro The Catholic world was shaken upon the release of Walter Cardinal Kasper’s The Gospel of the Family, in which he proposed that the Church permit divorced and civilly re ... discuss

(sometimes spelled Tindall or Tyndall) (ca. 1494–6 October 1536) was a 16th century reformer and scholar who translated the Bible into the Early Modern English of his day. Although a number of parti ... discuss

Bangkok, Thailand, Oct 8, 2014 / 07:04 pm (CNA).- Married couples in Thailand recently met at a workshop reflecting on pastoral challenges confronting their vocation, which emphazised the role of the ... discuss

Wednesday of the Twenty-Seventh Week in Ordinary Time(Click here for readings)By BENEDICT AUGUSTINE“Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when he had finished,one of his disciples said to hi ... discuss

... discuss

By CNA/EWTN NEWS | ALEPPO, Syria — Militants linked to al-Nusra Front kidnapped a Catholic parish priest and as many as 20 people from a Christian village in Syria on Sunday night. The pr ... discuss

  Welcoming the Black Madonna at Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church in Anaheim, CA Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church, a large and beautiful church established in 1969 in Anaheim, Califor ... discuss

An official and priest of Nigeria’s Maidiguri diocese asks where is the freedom as its priests and people are displaced, and churches destroyed. Speaking about the onslaught by terrorist group ... discuss

Yes, it's the "model" priest, the priest who poses like he is a professional fashion model.....ish...Now look what he has to offer now. ... discuss

Beards, belief, and baseball: Does facial hair equal faithful holiness? | Crux div> ... discuss

Aleppo, Syria, Oct 7, 2014 / 04:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Militants linked to al-Nusra Front kidnapped a Catholic parish priest and as many as 20 people from a Christian village in Syria on Sunday night ... discuss

By Joseph Pronechen | Specific details for Father Benedict Groeschel’s two-day wake and funeral Mass are now in place. The Franciscan Friars of the Renewal, which he founded, have shaped ... discuss

Yaounde, Cameroon, Oct 7, 2014 / 10:06 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Boko Haram terrorist activity spreading into Cameroon from northeastern Nigeria has caused local Catholic missionaries to increase security, ... discuss

A ... discuss

The Franciscan Fathers of the Custody of the Holy Land have confirmed that Father Hanna Jallouf, parish priest in the Syrian town of Knayeh was taken during the night of Oct. 5th by some brigades lin ... discuss

The following message is from Min. David Wilkerson:The first evidence of revival is a great desire to hear and obey the Word of the Lord. “And all the people gathered themselves together as one ... discuss

There needs to be an immediate call to action by Traditional Catholics to do more to share the Traditional Faith with minorities. Kenya, 1937In my own situation, I frequent a few different chapels/shr ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 6, 2014 / 05:34 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The family is not an outdated model, and Catholics should defend it from the sins that call into question and often destroy the traditional famil ... discuss

  From: drude Sent: Mo.6Oct14 Subject: Atrocity Photos Published in Poland ! ​This information was recorded and published in Poland - I STRESS with great im ... discuss

South Bend, Ind., Oct 6, 2014 / 11:56 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Knights of Columbus and Supreme Knight Carl Anderson have been named the recipients of a University of Notre Dame institute’s 2015 ... discuss

Monday of the Tewenty-Seventh Week in Ordinary Time(Click here for readings)By KATIE GROSSThere was a scholar of the law who stood up to test Jesus and said,“Teacher, what must I do to inherit e ... discuss

The church on earth lost a great spiritual leader this past Friday night, October 3. On the very same day that St. Francis of Assisi died back in 1226, a priest who lived and taught the Franciscan spi ... discuss

Catholic Action Organization Rallies Support for Diocese of Baton Rouge's Religious Liberty Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court Contact: Thomas McKenna, Catholic Action for Faith and Family, 858-461-0777 S ... discuss

When you are an enthusiastic Catholic and  live in the New York City area, running into Fr. Groeschel is no great accomplishment, the man had a punishing schedule for decades. I remember runnin ... discuss

Two months ago the Louisiana Supreme Court ruled that a priest in a particular case should break the seal of confession. The priest was ordered to testify if a certain individual went to confession to ... discuss

Please join me in praying for the soul of Father Benedict Groeschel, requiescat in pace. He has passed away after a long life of service to the Faith. May God forgive him his sins.  May St. Franc ... discuss

Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR, Rest in PeaceI met Fr. Benedict only once, at the March for Life. He was standing on the curb and our group went over to say hello and thank him for his ministry, especial ... discuss

Contact: Jon Sorensen, 619-387-7200 EL CAJON, Calif., Oct., 2, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- A group of religious organizations have filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court arguing that a recent rul ... discuss

Catholic Action Organization Rallies Support for Diocese of Baton Rouge's Religious Liberty Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court Contact: Thomas McKenna, Catholic Action for Faith and Family, 858-461-0777 S ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Oct 4, 2014 / 05:58 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The editor of a high-profile book on marriage said that adhering to Christ’s Gospel teachings on divorce is not harsh and mean-spirited, but ... discuss

I just learned of the passing of Father Benedict  last night, on the eve of the Feast of St Francis...lots of thoughts and feelings going around in my head for this wonderful priest. I was bnles ... discuss

was born in 1182, the son of a wealthy cloth merchant. His early years were frivolous, but an experience of sickness and another of military service were instrumental in leading him to reflect on the ... discuss

Cardinal Kasper claims papal support, raps critics in new interviewCardinal Kasper: Pope wants bishops to decide on Communion proposalEvery time I hear the word "interview" linked with Pope Francis or ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Oct 3, 2014 / 05:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Transitional deacons ordained this week in St. Peter’s Basilica shared their experience of overwhelming joy in serving God, which stems from ... discuss

Pope Francis today addressed participants in the plenary assembly of the Congregation for the Clergy, telling them that a priest's initial formation in the seminary and his ongoing formation througho ... discuss

Dear media liberals: one priest breaking his vows is not a reason to rewrite Catholicism – Telegraph Blogs div> ... discuss

By Brittany Higdon Driving around the Washington, DC Metro area, it is not uncommon to see a bumper sticker that reads in large letters, “God is not a Republican”. The subtext of the bumper s ... discuss

The Surety of SinnersQuestion: Did the Virgin Mary ever sin?Protestants often argue that the Virgin Mary had to have sinned, because she says in the Magnificat "my spirit hath rejoiced in God my Savio ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Oct 2, 2014 / 03:10 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Cardinal Donald Wuerl ordained 43 seminarians from the Pontifical North American Collage in Rome as deacons, reminding them to always be open to G ... discuss

By JOAN FRAWLEY DESMOND | SAN FRANCISCO — On Sept. 3, Father Mark Doherty answered his cell phone after celebrating 7am Mass at St. Peter’s Church in San Francisco’s gritty Mis ... discuss

This is Gay Pride Weekend in many cities across the US and the granddaddy of them all is right here in New York City. This is where it all started at Stonewall in 1969, and the Gay community is out i ... discuss

St. Basil's Toronto is offering Vocational Speed Dating.Monday, October 6 at 7:30pmFind out what priests and nuns "do" for a living.I'd love for my kids to do this. This sounds super interesting. ... discuss

Today is the feast of the Guardian Angels. Since the 17th century, the Universal Church has celebrated a feast honoring them in October.Angels are servants or messengers from God. Angels are spiritual ... discuss

I went to Confession on Saturday and one fault I accused myself of was arriving late for daily Mass a few times for no good reason. Usually it's because I stayed on the computer too long before starti ... discuss

I'm in full St. Therese fangirl mode today. I bought the prettiest roses I could find (which you're currently seeing; the dark pink color symbolizes gratitude and appreciation) and I am watching the T ... discuss

My latest article on Aleteia The \"Little Flower\" showed me that the way out of darkness to sanctity begins in humility Theresa Bonopartis (7) Sanctity, as Saint Thérèse of Lisieux says, is expr ... discuss

Saint Remigius (French Saint Rémi or Saint Rémy), Bishop of Rheims, Apostle of the Franks, (c. 437–533) effected the conversion to Christianity of Clovis, King of the Franks, at Christmas, 496, on ... discuss

Chameleon by William X. Kienzle is the first of the religious mystery books I've read to prep for my own possible mystery writing adventures.The book held my interest - good.The priest detective, ... discuss

and also some women who had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities: Mary, called Magdalene, from whom seven demons had gone out, – Luke 8:2 “Let us mark … in these verses, the ... discuss

Did your eyes read that right?Yes, that is true.Watch this shocking video.And did my eyes read this right?A Dominican priest openly supports and promotes homosexual lifestyle.And I thought someone sai ... discuss

As I continue to send out poems - and occasionally get some published (just got word on another haiku being accepted!) - I've gotten an inspiration.I've always loved mystery stories, and often re ... discuss

Today is the feast of St. Vincent DePaul. This saint has a special meaning in the lives of my family. My dear father-in-law was very active in working for the St. Vincent DePaul society throughout my ... discuss

Read the entire article before you react.*** (Reuters) - Pope Francis has dismissed a Paraguayan bishop accused of protecting a priest suspected of sexually abusing young people, the Vatican said on T ... discuss

Jim Wells MLANew Northern Ireland Health minister supports abortion banJim Wells, who has previously stated in an interview that the abortion ban in Northern Ireland should be upheld, including in ca ... discuss

In which Teófilo reflects about two recent developments in the Church, the onslaught against the Culture of life, the words of Pope Francis, and the five non-negotiable moral teachings of the Church, ... discuss

via Catholic Culture:St. Pio of PietrelcinaBorn to a southern Italian farm family, the son of Grazio, a shepherd. At age 15 he entered the novitiate of the Capuchin Friars in Morcone, and joined the o ... discuss

Question: "I would like to know your view of the paranormal. Should Christians be involved in it, like ghost hunting, reading books about ghosts, UFO's and the paranormal in general?"If you read the w ... discuss

“Can you love your neighbor as yourself, and at the same time knee him in the face as hard as you can?” The question was posed to a camera in the documentary Fight Church. The film takes a ... discuss

14 September AD 258; Transferred to 16 September Cyprian (Thascius Caecilius Cyprianus) was born around AD 200 in the north African city of Carthage to a well-established pagan family. Most scholars ... discuss

Recently leaked Church documents confirm that in the last Papal elections, Cardinal Bergoglio (Pope Francis)was originally not the Cardinals' first choice. The first choice  was, interesting ... discuss

St. John Chrysostom, Almsgiver by TitianToday, September 13, is the memorial of St. John Chrysostom (ca. 347-407), one of the most famous Fathers, Doctors, and bishops of the Catholic Church. Known to ... discuss

Question: What do you think of the Fatima apparitions? Were they demonic, or legitimate?This question is dealt with by Fr. Anthony Nelson, in an article posted in PDF format: The Appearances at F ... discuss

U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael W. PendergrassThirteen years ago today, I overheard a coworker down the hall from my office telling someone else about planes hitting the World Trad ... discuss

Saint Peter Claver“To do the will of God, man must despise his own; the more he dies to himself, the more he will live to God.- St. Peter ClaverSaint Peter Claver (1580-1654) was known as the "Apost ... discuss

There are more exciting things than watching the grass grow. One of them is watching crayons being made, as we provide yet another excuse for a GIF animation.Meanwhile, elsewhere on planet Earth:• T ... discuss

Credit:  www.christinemonohan.netSometimes I think that almost all Catholic blogs are written by just one person because they all sound exactly the same. No one ever seems to have an original th ... discuss

Credit:  sites.google.comMost of us read "Catcher In The Rye" by JD Salinger at some point in our adolescence. I think I was 16 when I read it. It has become a classic American novel. It has m ... discuss

(Hey, the title was clever. I couldn't help it, okay?)Monsignor Charles Pope is a priest of the Archdiocese of Washington, and pastor of Holy Comforter - St Cyprian Parish in the District. He has long ... discuss

5 September, New TestamentZechariah (or Zachariah) and Elizabeth were "righteous before God, living blamelessly according to all the commandments and regulations of the Lord. (Luke 1:6)" The angel Gab ... discuss

4 September, Old Testament Today we commemorate Moses, who was born in Egypt several generations after Joseph brought his father Jacob and his brothers there to escape a famine in the land of Canaan. ... discuss

Reading the news, it would be very easy to live our lives today in a constant state of fear. War seems to be everywhere, and it is seldom reported by our major news services.  For example, there ... discuss

2 September, Old Testament Hannah was the favored wife of Elkanah the Ephraimite. For many years she remained barren, suffering the insults of Elkanah's other wife, Peninnah — even though ... discuss

Brief post today:Dr. Waldstein discussing the fairness (i.e., beauty) of love shared this with us, and it is from John Paul II's Crossing the Threshold of Hope:"As a young priest I learned to love hum ... discuss

Question: "Why does the Orthodox Church require adults who are preparing for baptism to become catechumens, and to wait before they are allowed to be baptized. This requirement does not fit the patter ... discuss

The Congregation for Divine Worship and Sacraments has issued some guidance on the Sign of Peace.The document advises the bishops in future Missals call for the ending of some practices identified as ... discuss




button02b.gif

Categories

Archives

Pro-Life Articles

add your site
A Catholic Life Oct 31, 2014, 10:55 pm
Les Femmes - The Truth Oct 31, 2014, 10:05 pm
Conservative Heritage Times Oct 31, 2014, 10:09 pm
Alex Schadenberg Oct 31, 2014, 10:03 pm
Alex Schadenberg Oct 31, 2014, 9:00 pm
The Pinoy Catholic Oct 31, 2014, 8:03 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 6:20 pm
FREEDOM EDEN Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Papa Mike's Blog Oct 31, 2014, 5:59 pm
man with black hat Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 5:36 pm
The Black Kettle Oct 31, 2014, 5:39 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 5:54 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 3:58 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 4:12 pm
Rebelution Oct 31, 2014, 5:34 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 5:07 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 4:15 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 4:38 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 3:34 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 4:06 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 4:11 pm
The Point Oct 31, 2014, 3:55 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 3:27 pm
jillstanek.com Oct 31, 2014, 3:30 pm
Hyscience Oct 31, 2014, 4:26 pm
HicktownPress Oct 31, 2014, 3:39 pm
The Black Kettle Oct 31, 2014, 4:09 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 10:18 am
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 3:18 pm
Alliance Defense Fund Oct 31, 2014, 3:18 pm
MCCL Blog Oct 31, 2014, 3:15 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 2:50 pm
Fletcher's Blog Oct 31, 2014, 2:30 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 2:12 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 2:17 pm
Dakota Voice (Blog) Oct 31, 2014, 2:41 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Oct 31, 2014, 4:29 pm
Actualidad y Análisis Oct 31, 2014, 2:15 pm
The Truth About Margaret Sanger Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
ProLifeBlogs Oct 31, 2014, 3:19 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 1:57 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 1:31 pm
Happy Catholic Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
The Black Kettle Oct 31, 2014, 2:08 pm
The Black Kettle Oct 31, 2014, 1:56 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 9:14 am
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 1:18 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 9:19 am
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 12:44 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 11:16 am
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 9:28 am
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 9:20 am
Reclaiming Our Children Jan 1, 1970, 2:00 am
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 1:07 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 12:40 pm
Lake County Right to Life Blog Oct 31, 2014, 12:48 pm
holinessinmotherhood Oct 31, 2014, 1:14 pm
The True Dignity of Women Oct 31, 2014, 12:23 pm
The Point Oct 31, 2014, 12:00 pm
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 11:43 am
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 12:07 pm
Les Femmes - The Truth Oct 31, 2014, 11:42 am
Lake County Right to Life Blog Oct 31, 2014, 12:24 pm
Lake County Right to Life Blog Oct 31, 2014, 11:50 am
Lake County Right to Life Blog Oct 31, 2014, 12:14 pm
John Smeaton, SPUC director Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
jillstanek.com Oct 31, 2014, 12:00 pm
FRC.org - Web Log Oct 31, 2014, 11:30 am
The Black Kettle Oct 31, 2014, 12:09 pm
The Black Kettle Oct 31, 2014, 12:14 pm
SUNLIT UPLANDS Oct 31, 2014, 12:19 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 10:39 am
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 10:51 am
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 10:09 am
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 10:38 am
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 11:04 am
Les Femmes - The Truth Oct 31, 2014, 11:08 am
Leaven for the Loaf Oct 31, 2014, 10:30 am
Lake County Right to Life Blog Oct 31, 2014, 10:39 am
DEACON FOR LIFE Oct 31, 2014, 11:16 am
Aardvark Alley Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Priests for Life Oct 31, 2014, 9:57 am
NoisyRoom.net Oct 31, 2014, 9:41 am
NoisyRoom.net Oct 31, 2014, 9:37 am
NoisyRoom.net Oct 31, 2014, 9:44 am
NoisyRoom.net Oct 31, 2014, 9:54 am
My Domestic Church Oct 31, 2014, 10:30 am
LifeNews Oct 31, 2014, 9:27 am
Les Femmes - The Truth Oct 31, 2014, 9:37 am
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 8:00 pm
DEACON FOR LIFE Oct 31, 2014, 10:15 am
Dakota Voice (Blog) Oct 31, 2014, 9:34 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Oct 30, 2014, 4:43 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Oct 31, 2014, 11:46 am
Challies Dot Com Oct 31, 2014, 10:01 am
BIG BLUE WAVE Oct 31, 2014, 10:10 am
Alex Schadenberg Oct 31, 2014, 10:00 am
Operation Rescue Oct 31, 2014, 9:12 am
Oogedy Boogedy Blog Oct 31, 2014, 9:30 am
NoisyRoom.net Oct 31, 2014, 9:14 am
NoisyRoom.net Oct 31, 2014, 8:45 am
NoisyRoom.net Oct 31, 2014, 8:55 am
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 8:00 am
Christian Musician...Pro Life! Oct 31, 2014, 8:13 am
Where the Rubber Hits the Road Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Where the Rubber Hits the Road Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Where the Rubber Hits the Road Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Where the Rubber Hits the Road Oct 31, 2014, 8:45 am
Challies Dot Com Oct 31, 2014, 8:01 am
Leaven for the Loaf Oct 31, 2014, 7:00 am
The Common Room Oct 31, 2014, 6:37 am
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 6:02 am
Challies Dot Com Oct 31, 2014, 6:15 am
The Pinoy Catholic Oct 31, 2014, 7:03 am
jillstanek.com Oct 31, 2014, 6:00 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Oct 30, 2014, 6:05 pm
40 Days for Life Oct 31, 2014, 6:00 am
The Common Room Oct 31, 2014, 4:21 am
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 4:04 am
A Catholic Life Oct 31, 2014, 4:56 am
Albert Mohler's Blog Oct 31, 2014, 2:55 am
The Chatterbox Chronicles Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 31, 2014, 1:12 am
Catholic Fire Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
My Domestic Church Oct 31, 2014, 1:30 am
Greater Fitchburg For Life Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Greater Fitchburg For Life Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Greater Fitchburg For Life Oct 31, 2014, 1:20 am
Greater Fitchburg For Life Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Greater Fitchburg For Life Oct 31, 2014, 12:20 am
The Black Kettle Oct 30, 2014, 11:26 pm
Truth and Charity Forum Oct 31, 2014, 12:01 am
The Ohio Anglican.blog Oct 31, 2014, 12:03 am
The Black Kettle Oct 30, 2014, 10:43 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 10:07 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Oct 30, 2014, 11:20 pm
Alex Schadenberg Oct 30, 2014, 9:17 pm
The Lady in the Pew Oct 30, 2014, 9:15 pm
DEACON FOR LIFE Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
DEACON FOR LIFE Oct 30, 2014, 9:15 pm
Where the Rubber Hits the Road Oct 30, 2014, 8:45 pm
WANTED Oct 30, 2014, 7:55 pm
My Domestic Church Oct 30, 2014, 8:30 pm
Kevin Tracy Oct 30, 2014, 7:46 pm
Fr. John Whiteford Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
The Black Kettle Oct 30, 2014, 7:23 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 5:56 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 6:03 pm
LifeNews Oct 30, 2014, 6:59 pm
LifeNews Oct 30, 2014, 6:39 pm
LifeNews Oct 30, 2014, 6:03 pm
The Black Kettle Oct 30, 2014, 7:20 pm
Fletcher's Blog Oct 30, 2014, 6:30 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 4:22 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Oct 30, 2014, 6:05 pm
Pro-Life PA by Sue Cirba Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
LifeNews Oct 30, 2014, 5:32 pm
The Common Room Oct 30, 2014, 6:05 pm
The Black Kettle Oct 30, 2014, 5:44 pm
The Black Kettle Oct 30, 2014, 6:03 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 3:27 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 3:23 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 3:32 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 5:26 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 5:50 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 5:13 pm
DFW Catholic.org Oct 30, 2014, 5:05 pm
Pro-Life Unity Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm