Catholic News Headlines September 27, 2010


Sep. 26, 7pm—Sep. 27, 7pm

American Life League (Judie Brown)

Share this article on Facebook HUMAN PERSONHOOD EXPOSES THE CULTURE WAR FARCE – The term “culture war” is defined by Wikipedia as a metaphor used to describe political conflict based on opposing values. However the current conflict in Colorado has

Catholic News Agency

Share this article on Facebook Appointments expected for apostolic visitor to Regnum Christi, four counselors to Legion of Christ – Vatican City, Sep 27, 2010 / 01:00 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- A Legion of Christ bishop is among the four counselors Pope Benedict XVI will likely choose to assist his

Share this article on Facebook Benedict XVI and Vatican prelates remember example of Blessed Chiara ‘Luce’ Badano – Vatican City, Sep 26, 2010 / 09:14 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Chiara “Luce” Badano, a teenage Italian member of the Focolare Movement, was beatified on Saturday. Church

Share this article on Facebook Bolivian bishops speak out against increase in lynchings – La Paz, Bolivia, Sep 27, 2010 / 02:07 pm ( CNA ).-  The Bishops’ Conference of Bolivia has expressed concern over the growing number of lynchings taking place in the

Share this article on Facebook Church leaders report progress in recent Catholic-Orthodox dialogue – Vienna, Austria, Sep 27, 2010 / 11:54 am ( CNA ).- Though qualifying that full unity is still in the distant future, leaders from Catholic and Orthodox churches recently

Share this article on Facebook CNA ‘prepares the way’ for new English Mass translation, responding to Pope’s call for catechesis – CNA STAFF, Sep 27, 2010 / 06:02 am ( CNA ).- Today Catholic News Agency (CNA) begins its weekly series of excerpts from acclaimed Catholic author Louie Verrecchio’s new

Share this article on Facebook Colombian archbishop calls for authentic sex ed to prevent teen pregnancy – Bogotá, Colombia, Sep 27, 2010 / 01:18 pm ( CNA ).- Archbishop Ruben Salazar of Bogota stressed last week that if the root causes of teen pregnancy are not addressed,

Share this article on Facebook DC shrine to host St. John Bosco relics – Washington D.C., Sep 27, 2010 / 03:10 pm ( CNA ).- As part of a worldwide tour, relics of St. John Bosco will be hosted by Washington, D.C.’s National Shrine of the

Share this article on Facebook Family group protests government sponsorship of gay film festival in Chile – Santiago, Chile, Sep 27, 2010 / 05:51 pm ( CNA ).- The organization Accion Familia in Chile has launched a protest over the government’s sponsorship of the

Share this article on Facebook Holy Father bids farewell to Castel Gandolfo – Vatican City, Sep 27, 2010 / 10:05 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Nearing the end of his summer stay at Castel Gandolfo, the Holy Father met with local authorities on Monday.

Share this article on Facebook Pope’s personal secretary describes the surprises of first five years – Rome, Italy, Sep 27, 2010 / 04:53 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Pope Benedict XVI has “surprised all of us” in the first five years of his pontificate, according to his

Share this article on Facebook Southern California diocese to hold annual wave blessing – Orange County, Calif., Sep 27, 2010 / 09:07 am ( CNA ).- The Diocese of Orange County recently announced its third annual wave blessing ceremony, intended to invoke

Catholic Online > Arts & Entertainment

Share this article on Facebook An Interview with Larry Thompson, producer of ‘Amish Grace’ – “Amish Grace,” now available on DVD, tells the story of the true life tragedy in October 6, 2006 …

Catholic Online > Home & Family

Share this article on Facebook Finding Healing in the Divine. True Love – As Christians we struggle with the understanding of suffering. We love the glory of the resurrection and we are …

Share this article on Facebook Scientists work to maximize world’s chocolate crop – It’s been said that eating chocolate releases chemicals in the brain that human beings associate with …

Share this article on Facebook Sister Churches: Communion between Orthodox and Catholic Draws Near – Participants in the 12th Session of the “Joint Theological Commission for Dialogue between the Roman …

Share this article on Facebook The Family: Work and Rest: Pope Issues Letter Urging Balance in Family Life – At the end of his Letter the Holy Father explains how the Seventh World Meeting of Families, “like …

Catholic Online > International News

Share this article on Facebook Australia’s first saint ‘exposed sex abuse by priest’ – Mary MacKillop, set to become Australia’s first Catholic saint, was a nun who fearlessly fought against …

Catholic Online > U.S. News

Share this article on Facebook Iranian president meets with New Black Panthers – Iran’s fiery president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s visit to New York City reportedly extended far …

Share this article on Facebook Opinion: ‘Separation of Church and State’ Flows One Way? Obamacare Preached in Churches – CHESAPEAKE, VA. (Catholic Online) – Well, what do you know, there’s a door in that …

Share this article on Facebook Pastor Vows to Fight Sexual Abuse Allegations Like David Against Goliath – Likening himself to David against Goliath, the mega-church pastor declared, “There have been …

Creative Minority Report

Share this article on Facebook Bigiots Of The World, Unite! – Four Christian Missionaries, laughably arrested and charged with inciting a riot at a Dearborn Muslim festival, have been acquitted by a jury . One of the missionaries

Share this article on Facebook Did You Boycott Church? – Yesterday was the “Sunday Without Women?” when outraged Catholic women all across the globe were supposed to boycott Mass in order to prove that the Church needs to

Share this article on Facebook Obama Omits the Creator. Again. – Well, for all those who said it was just a slip of the tongue last time or that his speechwriters were to blame, Obama just made sure you knew that he meant it the first

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Lifers Support Violence Against Women? – You’d think that progressives who say they’re pro-women’s rights would question themselves when their policies clearly have created a gender imbalance with baby girls

EWTN News

Share this article on Facebook Love Is The Path To Eternal Life – VATICAN CITY, 26 SEP 2010 (VIS) – Before praying the Angelus today Benedict XVI turned his attention to this Sunday’s Gospel narrative of the rich man and the poor

Share this article on Facebook Message For World Congress On Pilgrimages And Shrines – VATICAN CITY, 27 SEP 2010 (VIS) – Made public today was a Message from the Pope to Archbishop Antonio Maria Veglio, president of the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral

Share this article on Facebook Papal Audiences for Sept 27 – VATICAN CITY, 27 SEP 2010 (VIS) – The Holy Father today received in separate audiences: – Two prelates from the National Conference of Bishops of Brazil, on their “ad

Share this article on Facebook Pope Bids Farewell To Authorities Of Castelgandolfo – VATICAN CITY, 27 SEP 2010 (VIS) – Today in the Apostolic Palace of Castelgandolfo, Benedict XVI made his traditional farewells to the local civil and religious

Share this article on Facebook To Brazilian Bishops: We All Need Forgiveness – VATICAN CITY, 25 SEP 2010 (VIS) – The Holy Father today received prelates from the National Conference of Bishops of Brazil (East region 1), who have just completed

Faith and Family Live!

Share this article on Facebook Is Congress A Joke? – Rebecca Teti: Says You: Should Colbert Have Been Invited? | As you probably know, Stephen Colbert “testified” in character to Congress last week. He was invited by

Share this article on Facebook Mind Games – Rachel Balducci: Are you a mental giant? | I came across an article recently that touted the importance of brain exercises for retaining information and longevity.

Share this article on Facebook Old Navy’s ‘Scandalous’ Shirt – Danielle Bean: Can’t formula-feeding moms be proud too? | Let me begin by saying I am a big fan of breastfeeding. I have nursed all of my babies and I loved nursing all

Share this article on Facebook Ora Pro Nobis! – Patrick Reilly: view from the beatification of John Hennry Cardinal Newman | We were about 40 participants in the official U.S. pilgrimage to the beatification of John

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

Fallible Blogma

Share this article on Facebook Pope to Children: Most important things to learn – Amazingly simple and profound words from Pope Benedict XVI speaking to some children about learning, friends and Jesus. I love it. And while it’s a wonderful message for

Fr. Frank Pavone’s Blog

Share this article on Facebook The Battle is Real – On September 29, the Church celebrates the Feast of the Archangels Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael. Michael led the faithful angels in the battle that broke out in heaven

Share this article on Facebook Will to Live – One of the best things we can do in reference to protecting our own lives from the culture of death is to fill out the “Will to Live” document. These documents have been

Kresta In The Afternoon

Share this article on Facebook Cartoon of the Day – Peace

Share this article on Facebook Karnataka: police arrest Pentecostal pastor beaten by Hindu extremists – A Pentecostal pastor Shivanda Siddi was arrested in Karnataka yesterday, with the false accusation of forcing conversions to Christianity. Sajan K. George, chairman of

Share this article on Facebook Today on Kresta – September 27, 2010 – Talking about the “things that matter most” on Sept. 27 4:00 – Don’t Ask / Don’t Tell – The Evolution of A Policy In what’s being seen as a legal chipping away at don’t

Share this article on Facebook Vatican bank head meets with Pope; encounter seen as show of support – Pope Benedict XVI met with Ettore Gotti Tedeschi, the embattled head of the Vatican bank, after his Angelus audience on September 26. Tedeschi and his wife were among

LifeNews.com

Share this article on Facebook China Marks 30 Years of One-Child, Forced Abortion Policy; Obama Petitioned – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — China will mark 30 years of the one-child family planning policy tomorrow. Started in 1980, the policy, which prohibits most Chinese

Share this article on Facebook Clinic Run by Doctor Who Killed Woman in Failed Abortion, Halts Abortions – Severna Park, MD (LifeNews.com) — The abortion business run by Maryland-based abortion practitioner Romeo A. Ferrer, who has been under fire involving a case of a woman

Share this article on Facebook New Study Claiming Abortion Not Linked With Teen Depression Full of Problems – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — Senate Democrats, on largely party-line votes today, approved three pro-abortion judges President Barack Obama put forward for key

Share this article on Facebook Polls Show Close Senate Races for Pro-Lifers in California, Nevada, Wisconsin – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — New polls in California, Nevada and Wisconsin show close races for pro-life candidates seeking Senate seats of longtime abortion

Share this article on Facebook Republican Leader Defends Including Tax-Funded Abortion Ban in New Pledge – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — The conservative publication National Review interviewed House Republican Leader John Boehner about the new Pledge to America document

Share this article on Facebook Texas and Minnesota Pro-Life Gubernatorial Candidates Hold Leads in Polls – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — Two pro-life candidates for governor, Rick Perry in Texas and Tom Emmer in Minnesota, both lead in new polls of the electorate in their

LifeSiteNews.com

Share this article on Facebook A Ray of Light – Commentary by Shawn Carney, 40 Days for LifeSeptember 27, 2010 (40DaysforLife.com) – We often receive stories that get straight to the heart of what 40 Days for Life is

Share this article on Facebook Abortionist Romeo Ferrer Closes Abortion Facility, Ending 20-Year Reign of Terror – BALTIMORE, September 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Notorious abortionist Romeo Ferrer is closing his Severna Park, Maryland, abortion facility after a 10-year campaign

Share this article on Facebook Arkansas Abortionist and Former Clinton Physician Dies at 75 – By Kathleen GilbertFAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas, September 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – An Arkansas abortionist notorious for mocking pro-life witnesses and who once claimed

Share this article on Facebook CDC: 20% of Gay Men Have HIV, and Half Are Unaware of Status – By Peter J. SmithWASHINGTON, D.C., September 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Nearly half of sexually active homosexual men infected with the virus causing AIDS are unaware

Share this article on Facebook College Campuses are Abortion Battleground – Commentary by Kristan HawkinsSeptember 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – As students went back to school this month across the country, they entered into the front lines of

Share this article on Facebook Day 6 of 40 Days for Life: 44 Babies Saved! – Commentary by Shawn Carney, 40 Days for LifeSeptember 27, 2010 (40DaysforLife.com) – I’m in California today, visiting the 40 Days for Life locations in Sacramento,

Share this article on Facebook DISCLOSE Act Fails: Pro-Life Campaign Groups ‘Dodge A Cannonball by a Whisker’ – By Peter J. SmithWASHINGTON, D.C., September 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Republicans managed to beat off a cloture vote in the U.S. Senate on a campaign disclosure

Share this article on Facebook Egyptian Coptic Pope Shenouda III Fined For Stand Against Divorce – By Thaddeus M. BaklinskiCAIRO, September 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Egyptian Supreme Administrative Court has issued a decision requiring Orthodox Coptic Pope

Share this article on Facebook Judge: Reinstate Lesbian Fired from Military under DADT – By Kathleen GilbertTACOMA, Washington, September 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Gay rights proponents are celebrating after a district court judge ordered that a lesbian

Share this article on Facebook Last Call! – Dear Friends,This is our last special appeal letter for LSN’s Fall fundraiser which officially ends on Wednesday. $75,000 has been raised so far towards

Share this article on Facebook Philippines President Says Government Will Provide Contraceptives to the Poor – By Thaddeus M. BaklinskiMANILA, September 27,2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – President Benigno Aquino III said today that the Philippine government will provide contraceptives

Share this article on Facebook Study ‘Debunking’ Teen Abortion/Depression Link Flawed: Expert – By Kathleen GilbertNEW YORK, September 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A Guttmacher Institute study that concluded that teenagers suffer no psychological harm from

Living His Life Abundantly

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop Chaput Scolds Press – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist While speaking at the Religion Newswriters Association this weekend, Denver’s Archbishop Charles J. Chaput chastised the press

Share this article on Facebook CDC: One in Five People Infected With HIV Are Unaware of Infection – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist A new and disturbing report by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has found that 56,300 Americans become infected with HIV

Share this article on Facebook President Calls for Longer School Year – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist Citing the fact that American students attend school about a month less than children in other advanced nations, President

Share this article on Facebook United Nations Appoints UFO “First Contact” – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist A Malaysian astrophysicist is set to be appointed by the United Nations as the Earth’s “first contact” should any aliens from

New Liturgical Movement

Share this article on Facebook Mass and Vespers in Honour of Newman at the Toronto Oratory – Continuing on with our coverage of liturgical events related to Newman’s beatification, the Toronto Oratory is offering a Solemn Mass of Blessed John Henry Newman in the

Share this article on Facebook New Newman Shrines: Melbourne, Australia – The usus antiquior community formerly known as “Latin Mass Melbourne” in Australia, under Fr. Glen Tattersall, as of the day of the beatification of Blessed John Henry

Share this article on Facebook The Work of Swedish Artist Lars Gerdmars – Quite some time ago, the iconographically inspired work of Swedish artist Lars Gerdmars was brought to my attention. His work struck me because of the variety of

OSV Daily Take

Share this article on Facebook A much-needed response to the CNN Report – If you watched any of the CNN Report, “What the Pope Knew,” then you know that a clear-headed and truthful response is in order. Of course, don’t expect to see that on

Patrick Madrid

Share this article on Facebook Warning signs of a diabolical spirit and how to recognize them – Questions about discernment of spirits comes up from time to time on my “Open Line” radio show (Thursdays from 3-5 p.m. ET). This has prompted me to study more deeply

Steve Ray

Share this article on Facebook Out Running Errands… – Oh oh! Taken from my iPhone. Heart skipped a beat before realizing it was being towed backwards.

The Anchoress

Share this article on Facebook Arrogant, Self-Absorbed Capitalists – Over at Instapundit : Glenn Reynolds notes the sentiments of Netflix CEO Reed Hastings : “Americans are self-absorbed.” Reynolds puckishly concurs, and suggests that

The Splendor of the Church

Share this article on Facebook BAKIT GALIT NA GALIT ANG IBANG RELIHIYON SA SANTA IGLESIA CATOLICA AT KAY BIRHENG MARIA? – The Child King and His Mother… crowned with Stars andee of talisayan misamis oriental said… Father Abe, tanong ko lang, sana mapatawad ako ng Dios natin at ng mahal

Share this article on Facebook DEFENDING THE BLESSEDNESS OF MARY AND THE UNIQUENESS OF HER FAITH AGAINST A DATIN DAAN MEMBER – The Annunciation by Federico Barroci c.1592 jc said… we are not anti-catholic…we are anti-catholic docrines….its your docrines we refuted not the members…I’m an

Share this article on Facebook DID JESUS LIMIT THE MISSION OF THE CHURCH TO THE LOST SHEEP OF ISRAEL? – The Sending of the Apostles by Duccio jc said… can you please post this comment for the readers assesment. (Matthew 10:5-6) “These twelve Jesus sent forth, and

Share this article on Facebook EXCHANGE WITH SSPX FOLLOWER, Part 5 On Ecclesia Dei and Bro. Ednard”s Response – Ednard Kim said… “Monsignor Marcel Lefebvre, Archbishop-Bishop Emeritus of Tulle, notwithstanding the formal canonical warning of 17 June last and the repeated appeals

Share this article on Facebook MAAARI BA NATING AWITIN ANG ‘AMAZING GRACE’? – Anonymous said… father abe nais ko lamang po itanong kung pwede po ba yung pag di-dip ng ostia sa wine? may pari po kasi gumawa nun sa isang parish sa mental

Share this article on Facebook MARCEL LEFEBVRE – SIGNATORY TO DIGNITATIS HUMANAE – Marcel Lefebvre: Signatory to Dignitatis Humanae by Rev. Brian Harrison, O.S. Fidelity Magazine, March 1994 Issue Rev. Brian Harrison, O.S. teaches theology at the

Share this article on Facebook SSPX IS ILLIGITIMATE DESPITE THE REMOVAL OF EXCOMMUNCATIONS ON THEIR 4 BISHOPS! – Pope Benedict XVI giving blessings to the people “The remission of the excommunication was a measure taken in the field of ecclesiastical discipline: the individuals

Share this article on Facebook WHY DID POPE JOHN PAUL THE GREAT KISS THE QUR’AN? – Pope John Paul the Great and a Moslem leader Anonymous said… Why did the Pope (John Paul II) kissed the Koran? Is he recognizing the legitimacy of the Koran and all

What Does The Prayer Really Say?

Share this article on Facebook 2 October – Kansas City, KS – FSSP Ordination – Have you ever seen an ordination to the priesthood with the older, traditional Roman Rite…. A reader sent notice of the following: FSSP ORDINATION KANSAS CITY THIS

Share this article on Facebook BLOG RENEWAL: Preview of comments – For those of you who like to have that last shot at previewing your comments before hitting that submit button… I believe I have a working Preview function up and

Share this article on Facebook Fr. Thomas Dubay, RIP – I just received word that Fr. Thomas Dubay, SM, has died. Please pray for the repose of his soul. Fr. Dubay was a fine author on issues of the spiritual life.  His books

Share this article on Facebook POTUS again omits “Creator” from Declaration citation – From Creative Minority Report with my emphases and comments: Well, for all those who said it was just a slip of the tongue last time or that his speechwriters were to

Share this article on Facebook QUAERITUR: “Nice to see you!”, during Communion – From a reader: While about to receive Communion today I was told by a Eucharistic minister “nice to see you” immediately after she had said “Body of Christ,” to me. I

Share this article on Facebook QUAERITUR: Use of the beretta at Mass in the Ordinary Form – From a reader: Can a beretta be used in the OF? When would it be used? Yes, without question!   But make sure that it is clean and in good working order so that it

Share this article on Facebook RATS IN THE RECTORY: Not so sudden DEATH! – Previously on RATS IN THE RECTORY (here). On the blog Southern Orders I saw that Fr. M has some news, as well as a very satisfying and at the same time disgusting photo.

Share this article on Facebook REVIEW: “Annunciation” by artist Daniel Mitsui – I am sure you remember my review of artist/illustrator Daniel Mitsui’s Crucifixion.  Mitsui has a blog called The Lion and the Cardinal, an obvious Patristic reference

Share this article on Facebook The Tablet online edition = Grima Wormtongue – From the UK’s best Catholic weekly, The Catholic Herald, comes this analysis piece by William Oddie.  My emphases and comments. There are various perspectives from which

Share this article on Facebook What’s your good news? – Do you have good news to share?

Share this article on Facebook Wyoming Catholic College update – Some of you will recall that I visited Wyoming Catholic College last winter.  I found it splendid. Here is an update from the WCC blog (in case you know young people

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