Catholic News Headlines May 5, 2010


May. 4, 7pm—May. 5, 7pm

American Life League (Encouraging Words)

Share this article on Facebook USING VIRTUE – “God uses all the horrors of this world for an infinitely perfect end, and always with an infinite calm.  It is part of his plan that we should feel the blows and

Catholic News Agency

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop denounces war between ‘modern man’ and ‘man as created by God’ – Buenos Aires, Argentina, May 5, 2010 / 11:58 am ( CNA ).- Archbishop Emeritus Carmelo Juan Giaquinta of Resistencia, Argentina said the world today is witnessing a “war

Share this article on Facebook Arizona immigration law shows need for reform, Archbishop Chaput writes – Denver, Colo., May 4, 2010 / 09:02 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Arizona’s new immigration law has some flaws but shows the brokenness of the immigration system, Archbishop of

Share this article on Facebook Catholic community hit by flooding in Nashville – Nashville, Tenn., May 5, 2010 / 06:10 am ( CNA ).- Following devastating floods in central Tennessee and northern Mississippi in the past week that killed at least 19

Share this article on Facebook ‘Financialized’ approach to world makes economy unstable, Social Sciences Academy states – Vatican City, May 5, 2010 / 04:32 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Mary Ann Glendon, former U.S. ambassador to the Holy See, presented the highlights of the the Pontifical Academy

Share this article on Facebook Knights of Columbus in Mexico criticize new Arizona illegal immigration bill – Mexico City, Mexico, May 4, 2010 / 09:51 pm ( CNA ).- During their National Convention in Mexico, the Knights of Columbus harshly criticized Arizona’s new law designed

Share this article on Facebook Legal challenge blocks Oklahoma law requiring ultrasound before abortion – Oklahoma City, Okla., May 5, 2010 / 08:05 am ( CNA ).- Oklahoma’s attorney general has temporarily blocked enforcement of a new state law that requires abortionists to

Share this article on Facebook Marriage is instrument of salvation for society, declares Benedict XVI – Vatican City, May 5, 2010 / 02:57 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Welcoming future participants in the Congress on the Family, which will take place in Jonkoping, Sweden from May

Share this article on Facebook Media’s attempts to stir up scandal pleases demons, says Spanish bishop – Cordoba, Spain, May 5, 2010 / 05:58 pm ( CNA ).- Bishop Demetrio Fernandez Gonzalez of Cordoba, Spain said the scandal and opportunism of the media in response

Share this article on Facebook Noah’s Ark discovery could be hoax, critic says – Boston, Mass., May 5, 2010 / 02:56 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- The Christian Science Monitor published an article last week which cast doubt on the recent alleged discovery

Share this article on Facebook Pope Benedict to deliver ‘intense’ message during Fatima visit – Vatican City, May 5, 2010 / 12:20 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- “Fatima is a particularly significant place for this Pope,” said Vatican spokesman Fr. Federico Lombardi on

Share this article on Facebook Pope encourages work towards elimination of nuclear weapons – Vatican City, May 5, 2010 / 10:51 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- The Holy Father encouraged efforts towards the “complete elimination” of nuclear weapons on Wednesday as reports

Share this article on Facebook Priests make God’s saving work present on earth, teaches Pope – Vatican City, May 5, 2010 / 10:23 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- “As ministers of Christ, priests bring us into life-giving contact with the mystery of God’s holiness,” the Pope

Share this article on Facebook Soldiers call for the respect of religious traditions in Spain – Madrid, Spain, May 5, 2010 / 02:05 pm ( CNA ).- The Association of Spanish Soldiers called on military officials this week to respect and preserve religious traditions

Share this article on Facebook US Catholic Latino leaders meet with Vatican officials, discuss ‘Hispanic reality’ – Vatican City, May 5, 2010 / 04:12 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- During the week after Easter, members of the Catholic Association of Latino Leaders (CALL) held a series of

Share this article on Facebook Youtube video encourages praying the Rosary for priests – Madrid, Spain, May 4, 2010 / 07:05 pm ( CNA ).- An elderly priest enters a chapel with a Rosary in hand as a young woman is heard speaking about the incredible sacrifice

Catholic Online > Arts & Entertainment

Share this article on Facebook Review: ‘Preacher’s Kid’ – Home. We each have something or someone that reminds us of home. For some, they don’t realize what home …

Catholic Online > International News

Share this article on Facebook African leaders asked to invest in agriculture – African leaders must invest in their nation’s respective agricultural industries, Kanayo Nwanze, the …

Share this article on Facebook It’s Cinco de Mayo! Do we really know what that means? – Many believe that this day is linked to Mexican independence, which it is not.

Share this article on Facebook North Korea at World Expo for the first time – The secretive nation of North Korea has an exhibit at the World Expo for the first time. The exhibit comes on the …

Catholic Online > Politics

Share this article on Facebook Editorial: Good Governance. Catholic Governor Chris Christie Calls for Parental Choice in Education – Governor Christie is a practicing Catholic. He and his wife have chosen to send their children to Catholic …

Catholic Online > U.S. News

Share this article on Facebook Car bomb suspect took weapons training in Pakistan – The 30-year-old bomb accused of trying to detonate a car bomb in New York City’s Times Square last …

Share this article on Facebook White House wants to raise cleanup cap to $10 billion – As an oil slick continues to spiral out of control in the Gulf of Mexico, the White House is considering the cap …

Conversion Diary

Share this article on Facebook Fear of flying: some tips for Christians – I hate flying. I’m a tall claustrophobic control freak , so the entire concept of being crammed into a small space and barreling through the sky at 500 mph without being

Creative Minority Report

Share this article on Facebook Citizenship Rights Taken Away? – I know I’m probably gonna’ get it from some of you for this one. Last week I mocked Patrick endlessly for being a liberal woosy for questioning the Arizona bill and many

Share this article on Facebook Crist May Veto Ultrasound Bill – Charlie Crist is a typical self-serving politician whose career may or may not be nearing its end. But that doesn’t mean he won’t do great damage before the issue is

Share this article on Facebook Darth Vader for Tom Tom – Funny video but I’d advise against buying something like this unless you think “geek” sells, which it doesn’t because let’s face it Ducky didn’t get the girl in the end.

Share this article on Facebook Inflation — The New Diet Craze – During times of economic crisis, one of the first things that people give up is eating out. Restaurants are expensive and eating at home is less expensive. Well, at

EWTN News

Share this article on Facebook Appeal for Nuclear Disarmament, Praise of Marriage – VATICAN CITY, 5 MAY 2010 (VIS) – At the end of today’s general audience the Holy Father reminded those present that the eighth Review Conference on the Nuclear

Share this article on Facebook Cardinal Hummes, Special Envoy to Eucharistic Congress – VATICAN CITY, 5 MAY 2010 (VIS) – Made public today was a Letter in which the Holy Father appoints Cardinal Claudio Hummes O.F.M., prefect of the Congregation for the

Share this article on Facebook Caritas in Veritate Guides Academy for Social Sciences – VATICAN CITY, 5 MAY 2010 (VIS) – Today in the Holy See Press Office Mary Ann Glendon, president of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, presented a summary of the

Share this article on Facebook Catholic Community Hit By Flooding In Nashville – Nashville, Tenn., May 5, 2010 (CNA).- Following devastating floods in central Tennessee and northern Mississippi in the past week that killed at least 19 people, the

Share this article on Facebook Noah’s Ark Discovery Could Be Hoax, Critic Says – Boston, Mass., May 5, 2010 (CNA/EWTN News).- The Christian Science Monitor published an article last week which cast doubt on the recent alleged discovery of Noah’s Ark

Share this article on Facebook Pontifical Acts For May 5 – VATICAN CITY, 5 MAY 2010 (VIS) – The Holy Father appointed Fr. Jose Valdeci Santos Mendes of the clergy of the diocese Coroata, Brazil, pastor of the parish of “Nossa

Share this article on Facebook Practicing Catholics Unfazed By Abuse Scandals; Pope’s Popularity Increasing – MAY 5 (Catholic World News) — A new poll conducted by CBS News and The New York Times has found that 77% of Catholics who attend Mass weekly say that “the Vatican’s

Share this article on Facebook Support Priests, Especially in Moments of Difficulty – VATICAN CITY, 5 MAY 2010 (VIS) – In today’s general audience, which was celebrated in St. Peter’s Square, the Pope focused his remarks on the priest’s mission to

Faith and Family Live!

Share this article on Facebook Catholic Radio Comes To DC – Rebecca Teti: | Catholic Radio launches today in the DC area at 1160 AM, WMET. I’m not sure why it should, but it pleases me that the effort is being launched by two

Share this article on Facebook Family Size and Your Fertility – Danielle Bean: Coffee Talk: NFP | (Join each day’s Coffee Talk discussion: Mon: Parenting; Tues: Open Forum; Wed: NFP; Thu: Marriage; Fri: Education; Sat/Sun:

Share this article on Facebook Hello Baby! – Lisa Hendey: A cool new iPad app makes great use of technology | If I were a pregnant iPad owner, (or an iPad owner with a pregnant friend or family member!), I’d be

Share this article on Facebook Thanking Our Priests With Prayer – Danielle Bean: May Feelings Promotes Rosaries for Priests | You can check out past years’ May videos at the group’s YouTube channel.

Fallible Blogma

Share this article on Facebook Overpopulation is a Myth: Food Supply – Ever hear anyone make statements that imply the world is overpopulated?  And that we are being irresponsible by allowing so many people to populate the Earth?

Kresta In The Afternoon

Share this article on Facebook 10 Dumb Things Said About Arizona’s Immigration Law & 8 Smart Things About Catholic Teaching on Immigration – It will be a while before, if ever, Arizona’s immigration law will be actually lived under. Lawsuits will quickly seek injunctions. There is also talk of a referendum to

Share this article on Facebook Cartoon of the Day – Liberals narrative blows up – See the above Outrageous Statement of the Day for more on this cartoon

Share this article on Facebook Outrageous Statement of the Day – MSNBC Anchor Is ‘Frustrated’ That Bomb Suspect Has Islamic Ties. “There was part of me that was hoping this was not going to be anybody with ties to any kind of Islamic

Share this article on Facebook Preacher arrested in UK for calling homosexual conduct sinful – London, England, May 4, 2010 (CNA/EWTN News) In a case which has disturbed religious freedom advocates, a preacher in the English town of Workington was reportedly

Share this article on Facebook Today on Kresta – May 5, 2010 – Talking about the “things that matter most” on May 5 4:00 – The Arizona Immigration Law: Just the Facts Rampant speculation, misinformation and downright lies – from all

LifeNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Alan Mollohan of West Virginia Faces Pro-Life Ad on Pro-Abortion Health Care Vote – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — With one week left before West Virginia voters head to the polls in their primary election, a pro-life women’s group is running an ad in

Share this article on Facebook California Pro-Life Group to Endorse Carly Fiorina in Republican Senate Primary – Sacramento, CA (LifeNews.com) — The California Pro-Life Council, the state affiliate of the National Right to Life Committee, will endorse Republican U.S. Senate

Share this article on Facebook Missouri House Committee OKs Bill for Pre-Abortion Ultrasound, Waiting Period – Jefferson City, MO (LifeNews.com) — The Missouri state House approved a bill that would provide women the ability to see an ultrasound of their unborn child before an

Share this article on Facebook New Video Refutes Myth That Overpopulation Causes Global World Hunger – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — A new video released by the Population research Institute refutes the myth that the world is overpopulated and that overpopulation

Share this article on Facebook Oklahoma Health Department Reports Abortion Rate Below National Average – Oklahoma City, OK (LifeNews.com) — After a busy legislative session that saw the Oklahoma state legislature pass several pro-life bills to reduce abortions, the state

Share this article on Facebook Poll: Americans Wanting Roe Abortion Ruling Overturned Reaches New High – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — A new Washington Post-ABC News poll finds the percentage of Americans saying they want the Roe v. Wade ruling that allowed abortion on

LifeSiteNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Breaking: Wisconsin Facility Abandons Late-term Abortion Plan under Pro-Life Fire – By Kathleen GilbertMADISON, Wisconsin, May 5, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Pro-Life Wisconsin (PLW), through the Alliance Defense Fund, announced Wednesday that they have

Share this article on Facebook Cameron’s U.K. Conservatives Promise to Consider Gay ‘Marriage’ in Equalities Manifesto – By Hilary WhiteLONDON, May 5, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – On Monday, just three days before the election, the U.K. Conservatives announced that under their leadership, the

Share this article on Facebook Canadian Gvmt: Pro-Abort Group Lost Funding Over Performance Issues, Not Policy – By Patrick B. CraineOTTAWA, Ontario, May 5, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Canadian government has explained that a feminist and pro-abortion group working in the Third

Share this article on Facebook Florida School District Faces Lawsuit Over Ban on Religious Expression – PENSACOLA, Florida, May 5, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Santa Rosa County School District faces a lawsuit from a Christian legal advocacy group for allegedly violating

Share this article on Facebook Former Patient Challenges Pro-Abort MP to Debate Abortion – CALGARY, Alberta, May 5, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In response to Liberal Member of Parliament Dr. Hedy Fry’s claim that the abortion debate is unnecessary in Canada,

Share this article on Facebook Kansas Senate One Vote Short of Veto Override on Late-Term Abortion Restriction Bill – By Kathleen GilbertTOPEKA, Kansas, May 5, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Kansas Senate’s attempt to override Gov. Mark Parkinson’s veto of a bill restricting late-term

Share this article on Facebook New York High Court Grants Parental Rights to Ex-Lesbian Partner – By Peter J. SmithALBANY, New York, May 5, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – New York’s high court, the Court of Appeals, ruled Tuesday to give visitation rights over a child

Share this article on Facebook NY Hospital Apologizes to Nurses Punished for Refusing to Facilitate Abortion – By Kathleen GilbertNEW YORK, April 29, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The president of a New York hospital has reversed punishment against eight nurses who refused to take

Share this article on Facebook Poll: Support Growing for Overturning Roe – By Kathleen GilbertWASHINGTON, D.C., May 5, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Support for overturning Roe v. Wade is the highest among American adults since 2005, according to a

Share this article on Facebook Regional Marches for Life Set to Go Across Canada – Complete List – By Thaddeus M. BaklinskiMay 5, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – More and larger Marches for Life are taking place in cities across Canada this year to coincide with the annual

Living His Life Abundantly

Share this article on Facebook Franklin Graham: Obama Administration Opposes Christianity – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist The evangelical preacher who was abruptly disinvited to speak at the Pentagon during tomorrow’s National Day of Prayer events

Share this article on Facebook Leader of Tiannamen Square Protest Converts to Christianity – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist It has just been revealed that a leader of the 1989 Tiannamen Square protests has converted to Christianity, and says one of

Share this article on Facebook State Pressures Girl Into Late-Term Abortion – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist In what some are calling a harbinger of things to come now that ObamaCare is law, a caseworker for the Department of Human

Share this article on Facebook Study: Majority of Americans Post Risky Information On-Line – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist A new study conducted by Consumer Reports magazine has found that a majority of Americans continue to post detailed personal

New Liturgical Movement

Share this article on Facebook Sacred Music, Fall 2009 – My apologies for being behind here. If you don’t want this to happen again, you can subscribe and get that old-fashioned thing: an actual physical copy, arriving more or

Share this article on Facebook Saint Meinrad’s Summer of Chant – Two seminars on singing Gregorian chant will be offered during July, 2010 at Saint Meinrad Archabbey by Fr. Columba Kelly, OSB. The seminar, “Bringing to Life the Word

Share this article on Facebook Salve Regina – in the Baroque Style – Baroque music is rarely posted here, for reasons that this style (and it is that) constitutes a derivative form of the normative music of the liturgy, and arguably holds

Share this article on Facebook Special Issue on Viennese Classical Masses – Here is the Winter 2009 issue on Viennese Masses, a wonderful issue that was prepared with the help of Andrew Bellenkes. 136-4

Share this article on Facebook The Sacred Liturgy in Detroit — and this Summer’s Latin Liturgy Association Conference in Detroit – When driving across the Ambassador Bridge from Canada into the city of Detroit, Michigan, one of the first sights one is greeted with is a 15 or so storey building that

OSV Daily Take

Share this article on Facebook Marriage and motherhood – By Mary DeTurris Poust Today’s featured Catholic mom-writer is Lisa Hendey, creator of the wildly popular CatholicMom.com and author of the recently released “Handbook

Patrick Madrid

Share this article on Facebook I’m looking for 100 committed Catholics. Are you one? – Please click the image to read my message about the work we’re doing at the Envoy Institute and how you can play a role. I hope you’ll join us today . Thanks.

Steve Ray

Share this article on Facebook Last night Minneapolis; tonight Chicago – Last night I spoke to a full house at De LaSalle High School in Minneapolis Minnesota. I am currently on a four-city speaking tour for Relevant Radio which they arranged

The Anchoress

Share this article on Facebook Great Writing, Great Reading! – Julie at Happy Catholic gives us a happy plug-a-roo as tin-cup rattling week continues , and makes it clear that 50% off for a journal of First Things’ caliber is

Share this article on Facebook Joshua fought the battle… – How incredibly great is this? Via Msgr. Charles Pope , who was writing on Creative Genius and Music as Onomatopoeia . There are some great videos in the comments

Share this article on Facebook Obama, BP, Oilmoney & the Press – So, the Gulf may have to deal with as much as eping into it, every day, for a while. And …the Obama government exempted BP from an impact review last year. And

Share this article on Facebook Reader Appreciation Post – Deacon Greg recently shut down comments on his blog , for an indefinite period. Posting part of an email he received about the increasingly ugly tone in his comments

Share this article on Facebook The Paradoxes of Christianity – *** It seems that Bill Maher, who has never demonstrated more than an adolescent understanding of religion, wrote recently in Newsweek, “The problem with faith … is it

The Splendor of the Church

Share this article on Facebook Road Blessing in San Jose del Monte City, Bulacan – Fr. Abe, CRS sharing ideas with San Jose del Monte City mayor Lito Sarmiento [in Yellow] of the Liberal Party while the good mayor discussed his plans and vision for the

Share this article on Facebook THE PERPETUAL PROFESSION OF BRO. REY MALABANAN, CRS – Bro. Rey Malabanan, center, with Fr. Gabriele Scotti, CRS and the decons and priests. Francis Raymund Gonzales: Father, what is the term for the “ordination” of nuns and

Share this article on Facebook THE PERPETUAL PROFESSION OF SIS. MELITA TANDOG, MS AND SIS. ELIZABETH MUÑEZ, MS TO THE SOMASCAN MISSIONARY SISTERS, Part 1 The Holy Mass – Fr. Abe waiting for the Entrance Procession to start Last May 1, 2010 Feast of St. Joseph the Worker two of our beloved Somascan Sisters made their Perpetual Profession,

Share this article on Facebook THE PERPETUAL PROFESSION OF SIS. MELITA TANDOG, MS AND SIS. ELIZABETH MUÑEZ, MS TO THE SOMASCAN MISSIONARY SISTERS, Part 2 End Mass Photos, Reception – These are the pictures taken during the photo session right after the Mass of the Perpetual Profession of the two Somascan Sisters in Aemilianum College Chapel. Bishop

USCCB News

Share this article on Facebook Bishops Thank Congress for Working on Extension and Improvement of Trade Preferences for Haiti – WASHINGTON—By extending and improving trade preferences for Haiti, Congress “will send a clear signal that the United States is prepared to take the necessary steps to

What Does The Prayer Really Say?

Share this article on Facebook About the Holy Father’s upcoming visit to Fatima – I have interested in the Fatima apparitions for quite some time… in particular in the controversy concerning the “Third Secret” given by Our Lady to Sr. Lucia. For some

Share this article on Facebook FOTA III Third International Liturgy Conference – 10-12 July 2010 – Cork, Ireland – I received the program for the upcoming FOTA III Conference: St Colman’s Society for Catholic Liturgy Third International Liturgy Conference “Psallite sapienter:

Share this article on Facebook Love and Idiots – Every once in a while people need a break.

Share this article on Facebook Of cardinalatial interest – Here is an interesting bit of information from Catholic Hierarchy: While doing some research I discovered that my wording on the website relating to the age of a

Share this article on Facebook OLDIE PODCAzT 84: St. Pius V and Quo primum – An oldie PODCAzT for today, which in the feast of St. Pius V in the older, traditional Roman calendar: On this feast of St. Pope Pius V (+1572) I drill into one of his

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