Catholic News Headlines May 11, 2010


May. 10, 7pm—May. 11, 7pm

American Life League (Encouraging Words)

Share this article on Facebook Total contentment – “As soon as you truly abandon yourself in the Lord you will know how to be content with whatever happens.  You will not lose your peace if your undertakings do not turn

Catholic News Agency

Share this article on Facebook Archdiocese of Mexico City slams lawmakers for extending hours of alcohol sales – Mexico City, Mexico, May 11, 2010 / 06:10 pm ( CNA ).- The news service of the Archdiocese of Mexico City recently lamented the irresponsibility of Mexico City’s

Share this article on Facebook Argentinean bishop warns against overlooking human face of poverty – Buenos Aires, Argentina, May 10, 2010 / 09:57 pm ( CNA ).- Bishop Jorge Lozano of the Argentinean Bishops’ Committee on Social Ministry said last week that the country

Share this article on Facebook Bishop of Phoenix looks to the saints in immigration reform debate – Phoenix, Ariz., May 10, 2010 / 08:29 pm ( CNA ).- Calling for immigration reform, Bishop of Phoenix Thomas J. Olmsted has written that Americans should remember the

Share this article on Facebook Cardinal Bergoglio urges peace and harmony for Argentina – Buenos Aires, Argentina, May 11, 2010 / 11:59 am ( CNA ).- At a Mass for Argentina’s bicentennial, the Archbishop of Buenos Aires, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, called

Share this article on Facebook Charity to help rebuild cathedral bombed by Al Qaeda-linked group – Manila, Philippines, May 11, 2010 / 01:18 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), a leading Catholic pastoral charity, will help rebuild a Philippines

Share this article on Facebook Christ assures us nothing will destroy the Church, Pope states – Lisbon, Portugal, May 11, 2010 / 02:11 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- During his apostolic visit to Portugal, the Holy Father presided over Mass in Lisbon’s Palace Square on

Share this article on Facebook Church of England moves towards ordaining women – London, England, May 11, 2010 / 03:08 am ( CNA ).- Over the weekend, the Church of England introduced draft legislation putting the country’s Anglican communion on the

Share this article on Facebook Fatima message shows Catholic Church is attacked by internal sins, Pope declares – Aboard the papal plane, May 11, 2010 / 01:07 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Speaking aboard the papal plane on the way to Portugal, Pope Benedict XVI said the message of Fatima

Share this article on Facebook Madrid cardinal calls on media to report the truth – Madrid, Spain, May 11, 2010 / 02:03 pm ( CNA/Europa Press ).- The Archbishop of Madrid, Cardinal Antonio Maria Rouco Varela, called on the media this week to report the

Share this article on Facebook Pope says he brings wisdom and mission to Portugal – Lisbon, Portugal, May 11, 2010 / 10:35 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Pope Benedict XVI departed from Rome this morning and arrived at the Portela International Airport in

Share this article on Facebook Postmaster General to dedicate Mother Teresa stamp in Sept. 5 ceremony – Washington D.C., May 11, 2010 / 06:35 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) has announced that the Postmaster General will dedicate its new stamp

Share this article on Facebook Seeking Pope’s blessing, young people sing below his balcony – Lisbon, Portugal, May 11, 2010 / 05:05 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- On Tuesday evening during the papal visit to Portugal, young people from numerous parishes and ecclesial

Share this article on Facebook Texas priest to become first auxiliary bishop for Phoenix – Phoenix, Ariz., May 11, 2010 / 11:26 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Tuesday morning, a priest from the Diocese of Tyler, Texas was appointed Phoenix’s first auxiliary bishop by

Catholic Online > Home & Family

Share this article on Facebook Ecclesial Movements: SOLT, The Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity – In the wake of the traumatic world events of the last century and the disintegration of relationships at all …

Share this article on Facebook Going nuts seen as good for cutting cholesterol – Small, brown and tasty – who would have guessed that they were good for you as well? A new study says that eating …

Share this article on Facebook Study: Third of all animal, plant life face extinction – The United Nations will be shortly releasing a report claiming that a third of all animal and planet life on the …

Catholic Online > International News

Share this article on Facebook 100 people killed in latest violence in Iraq – The latest wave of violence in the strife-torn nation of Iraq has left at least 100 dead and 300 people injured. …

Share this article on Facebook A Diplomat’s View of a Papal Journey: Interview With Portuguese Ambassador to Holy See – I think the Pope’s visit is one of the most important moments of my mission to the Holy See and I believe …

Share this article on Facebook Africa likely not to reach U.N. health goals – Substantial improvements have been made across the globe – but the World Health Organization says that the world, …

Share this article on Facebook Bailout doesn’t address larger concerns – The global markets are euphoric, and the U.S. stock market soared on a wave of good feeling when the European …

Share this article on Facebook Pilgrim Pope Travels to Fatima, Invites Church to Prayer, Penance and Purification – ‘…attacks against the Pope or the Church do not only come from outside; rather the sufferings of the …

Share this article on Facebook Pope’s Address Upon Arrival in Portugal for Fatima Pilgrimage – ‘As for the event that took place 93 years ago, when heaven itself was opened over Portugal – like a …

Share this article on Facebook Pope’s First Homily in Portugal: ‘No Adverse Power Will Destroy the Church’ – ‘We too have a real and personal experience of the risen Lord, even if it differs from that of the …

Catholic Online > Politics

Share this article on Facebook An Open Letter to Nancy Pelosi, Master of Hypocrisy – You are misleading people, Ms. Pelosi, and in my opinion, you take a rather cheeky satisfaction in doing …

Share this article on Facebook Obama on drugs: Medical, and not criminal problem – President Barack Obama has made it clear that he views drug addiction in the U.S. as a medical problem instead of …

Share this article on Facebook President expresses disdain for iPad and gadgets – U.S. President Barack Obama took a bold swipe against recreational electronic devices in a commencement speech …

Share this article on Facebook Supreme Court nominee recommended compromise on late-term abortions – Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan urged then-U.S. President Bill Clinton to support a ban on late-term abortions …

Catholic Online > U.S. News

Share this article on Facebook Car bomb suspect has yet to appear in court – The man accused of parking a bomb-laden SUV in New York’s Times Square before it fizzled and died has yet …

Share this article on Facebook Dishonoring the War Dead: Seven foot Mojave Desert Cross Stolen – Speculation still looms whether the theft is linked to the Supreme Court ruling which allowed the cross to …

Share this article on Facebook Special Report for Catholic Online: Disaster in Nashville – One week after continuing coverage was reported by anchors in newsrooms with water up to their ankles and rising, …

Creative Minority Report

Share this article on Facebook A Letter To The Editor – This is a letter to the editors of the Delaware County Times (PA) in which a priest cancels his subscription. It speaks for itself, don’t ya think? To the Times: I

Share this article on Facebook Having Babies is Like Stealing? – Are babies stealing? According to news reports the Anglican Church thinks so. I’m not sure I understand how babies are stealing. I mean, they can’t even drive the

Share this article on Facebook McCain To Taser Illegals – (The Disassociated Press) In a stunning new web ad expected to only be released if Senator John McCain falls behind in the polls to his Republican primary opponent, the

Share this article on Facebook Support Immigration “Language” Reform – Words mean things. I don’t like it when people abuse words in order to deceive or obfuscate. I especially don’t like it when Christians do it. I really, really don’t

Share this article on Facebook The Swagger Wagon – That’s right, me and my squeeze are finally hip. (Yes, we drive a Sienna) All you minivan driving parents out there will enjoy this! Just imagine how much swagger there

EWTN News

Share this article on Facebook “Absurd” Attack on Newman Miracle Condemned – BIRMINGHAM, England, MAY 11, 2010 (Zenit.org).- The Birmingham Oratory is condemning recent accusations that a miraculous healing attributed to the intercession of

Share this article on Facebook A Diplomat’s View of a Papal Journey – Interview With Portuguese Ambassador to Holy See By Silvia Ghattas ROME, MAY 11, 2010 (Zenit.org).- Benedict XVI today begins his four-day trip to Portugal, where he

Share this article on Facebook Christ Assures Us Nothing Will Destroy The Church, Pope States – Lisbon, Portugal, May 11, 2010 (CNA/EWTN News).- During his apostolic visit to Portugal, the Holy Father presided over Mass in Lisbon’s Palace Square on Tuesday evening.

Share this article on Facebook EWTN HD Launches on Comcast in Richmond Area – RICHMOND– EWTN Global Catholic Network is pleased to announce that its new high definition network is now available to Comcast Digital TV customers in the Richmond area,

Share this article on Facebook Fatima message shows Catholic Church is attacked by internal sins, Pope declares – Aboard the papal plane, May 11, 2010 (CNA/EWTN News).- Speaking aboard the papal plane on the way to Portugal, Pope Benedict XVI said the message of Fatima shows that

Share this article on Facebook New Fibre Optic Communications Infrastructure in Vatican – VATICAN CITY, 11 MAY 2010 (VIS) – The Governorate of Vatican City State and Telecom Italia have announced the signing of a contract for the installation of the first

Share this article on Facebook Pontifical Acts For May 11 – VATICAN CITY, 11 MAY 2010 (VIS) – The Holy Father appointed: – Fr. Edward A. Nevares of the clergy of the diocese of Tyler, U.S.A., vice rector of the Josephinum

Share this article on Facebook Pope Calls for Person-Centered Health Care Catholic Medical Professionals Gather in Lourdes – LOURDES, France, MAY 10, 2010 (Zenit.org).- Benedict XVI is calling for a type of health care reform that brings medical professionals to lovingly focus on patients as

Share this article on Facebook Pope Says He Brings Wisdom And Mission To Portugal – Lisbon, Portugal, May 11, 2010 (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Benedict XVI departed from Rome this morning and arrived at the Portela International Airport in Lisbon, Portugal,

Share this article on Facebook Pope Visits Portugal As A Pilgrim To The Virgin Of Fatima – VATICAN CITY, 11 MAY 2010 (VIS) – At 9.10 a.m. this morning Benedict XVI departed from Rome’s Fiumicino airport, landing at 11.00 a.m. at Portela international airport

Share this article on Facebook Texas Priest To Become First Auxiliary Bishop For Phoenix – Phoenix, Ariz., May 11, 2010 (CNA/EWTN News).- Tuesday morning, a priest from the Diocese of Tyler, Texas was appointed Phoenix’s first auxiliary bishop by the Holy

Faith and Family Live!

Share this article on Facebook Book ‘Im, Brontes! – Rebecca Teti: let’s see your feminist action heroes do this! | A slice of life as it oughta be. With a polite nod to First Things.

Share this article on Facebook Book Time with Kids – Arwen Mosher: Looking for chapter books to read aloud | Last year I blogged about my love for Maud Hart Lovelace’s Betsy-Tacy books. This year I’m thrilled to report

Share this article on Facebook F&F Looks Good on Any Screen – Lisa Hendey: Especially on my new iPad! | Just when you thought it wasn’t possible for Lisa Hendey to get any geekier than she already is, I’ve gone and done it.

Share this article on Facebook Speak Your Mind – Danielle Bean: Coffee Talk: Open Forum | (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 The Princess and the Queen – Marion Fernandez-Cueto: Putting Our Sensitivities at the Service of Love | Most people are familiar with Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale “The Princess and the

Share this article on Facebook Wild for Waffles – Danielle Bean: Do you have a favorite recipe to share? | So I got a brand new super awesome waffle maker for Mother’s Day. It’s the third one I’ve owned, but I am

Fallible Blogma

Share this article on Facebook Absolutely Beautiful Voice – Audrey Assad – This girl has one of those voices I could listen to all day and not get tired of it – absolutely beautiful. Great musician. And a Catholic sharing her faith. Her name is

Share this article on Facebook In Search of Comfort? Or Truth? – “If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end; if you look for comfort you will not get either comfort or truth only soft soap and wishful thinking to begin,

Fr. Frank Pavone’s Blog

Share this article on Facebook For Seminarians: ProLife Dimensions of the Ascension – Related posts:Pro-Life Preaching on the Ascension Pro-Life Preaching for Deacons on the Ascension Related posts: Pro-Life Preaching on the Ascension Pro-Life Preaching

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Life Preaching for Deacons on the Ascension – Related posts:Pro-Life Preaching on the Ascension For Seminarians: ProLife Dimensions of the Ascension Vienna Archbishop Praises American Pro-Life Movement in Visit to

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Life Preaching on the Ascension – Related posts:Vienna Archbishop Praises American Pro-Life Movement in Visit to Priests for Life Office Joint Statement–Gospel of Life Ministries, Life Issues Institute,

Share this article on Facebook What Constitutes A Difficult Time? – Related posts:What’s a “Difficult” Day? Related posts: What’s a “Difficult” Day?

Share this article on Facebook Why Abortion Breaks All the Commandments: Part 2 – Fr. Frank Pavone National Director, Priests for Life James 2:10 states, “For whoever keeps the whole law and yet stumbles at just one point is guilty of breaking all of

Kresta In The Afternoon

Share this article on Facebook Cartoon of the Day – Graduating Class of 2010

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Life Death? – Pro-Life Death?—Revisited By Dr. Paul Kengor In November 2008, just after the historic election of Barack Obama, I wrote a piece titled,  “Pro-Life Death?” ” I noted

Share this article on Facebook Today on Kresta – May 11, 2010 – Talking about the Things That Matter Most on May 11 4:00 – After the Fall: Saving Capitalism from Wall Street and Washington Robust financial markets support capitalism,

LifeNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Babies Movie Shows No Child Deserves Abortion, a Motion Picture Instead – I’ve often thought that the babies of the world need their own PR campaign — they seem so often unappreciated in today�s culture.

Share this article on Facebook First Republican Opposes Elena Kagan, Democrats Promise Vote by August – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — The first Republican has already said he will oppose the nomination of pro-abortion Solicitor general Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court.

Share this article on Facebook Minnesota Taxpayers: Abortions Are Done on Your Dime at Planned Parenthood – Last week’s announcement that Planned Parenthood will build a large new abortion center in St. Paul’s Midway neighborhood brings to light the contentious issue of

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Abortion Groups Respond to Obama’s Supreme Court Pick Elena Kagan – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — Immediately after President Barack Obama nominated pro-abortion Solicitor General Elena Kagan to become a Supreme Court justice, leading

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Life Groups React to Obama Nomination of Pro-Abortion Elena Kagan – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — The following is a collection of statements form pro-life organization’s on today’s nomination of pro-abortion Solicitor general Elena

Share this article on Facebook Republicans, Pro-Life Groups Want Full Hearings on Elena Kagan Nomination – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — Senate Republicans and pro-life organizations responded to President Barack Obama’s nomination of pro-abortion Solicitor General Elena

Living His Life Abundantly

Share this article on Facebook Passage of ObamaCare Prompts Opening of New Planned Parenthood “Super Clinic” in Minnesota – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist In anticipation of the increased demand for abortion and family planning services that will result from the passage of

Share this article on Facebook Pope: Mary was the “Spiritual Heart” of Early Christian Community – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist Pope Benedict XVI told the faithful in St. Peter’s Square on Sunday that Mary, the “rose” who bloomed in the fullness of time,

Share this article on Facebook Pro Life Leaders Voice Serious Concerns About Elena Kagan’s Views – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist Leaders of the pro-life movement in America are voicing serious concerns about the views of Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan

Share this article on Facebook Rift Grows as Church of England Proposes Consecration of Female Bishops – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist Traditional Anglicans in the UK may have moved one step closer to entering the Catholic Church upon receiving the news that the

New Liturgical Movement

Share this article on Facebook 15th Century Altarpiece Re-Assembled – T he Art Newspaper details the story of a mediaeval altarpiece which was recently restored after the outer two panels of the triptych were separated from the central

Share this article on Facebook Ambrosian Rite Vespers – We recently reported the liturgical celebrations in, what we might refer to as, the “usus antiquior Ambrosianus” , or ancient Ambrosian rite, which took place in Rome

Share this article on Facebook ICRSS Offer Choir Camp for 9-15 Year Olds – Register Now for Choir Camp in August Posted in Events on April 29, 2010 Choir Camp The Institute is pleased to offer a unique opportunity to children age 9-15: a

Share this article on Facebook Mass at St. Agnes Parish, St. Paul, Minnesota – We are always delighted to receive photos from within a reform of the reform context, and the parish of St. Agnes in St. Paul, Minnesota, is certainly one of those

Share this article on Facebook The 15th Century Calderini Pontifical – Anyone who is familiar with the site of artist Daniel Mitsui will know he has something of a knack for digging up wonderful and rich examples of sacred art. I am always

Patrick Madrid

Share this article on Facebook The Oldest Extant Video of a Pope – This video, recorded in 1896, shows Pope Leo XIII at about 85 years of age, seven years before his death. He reigned for 25 years! More info on this video here .

Steve Ray

Share this article on Facebook Bishop Almost Aborted – Florida bishop: Social worker pressured my mother to abort me http://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=6272 In a diocesan magazine column, Bishop

Share this article on Facebook Human Mind is Amazing – I cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdgnieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid is aamznig. Aoccdrnig to  rscheearch at Cmabrigde

Share this article on Facebook My Run through Milan Italy – We were on a plane for a LONG time and landed in MIlan exhausted but exhilrated to be here. We have two days to get ready for our group of about 140 to arrive. We will

The Anchoress

Share this article on Facebook 80 Years Old; No Regrets – Earlier, we talked about Barbara Walters, having heart surgery at age 80 . Check out this woman, Janey Cutler. She’s also 80. And she sings. Janey Cutler She sounds like

Share this article on Facebook Barbara Walters’ Heart Valve – Barbara Walters is going to get a heart valve replaced . It is common surgery, but no small thing. A friend of mine recently had her mitral valve replaced with a porcine

Share this article on Facebook Cutest Catholic Bloggery – She does her own illustrations! I have reader Brian J who occasionally makes great graphics for this blog . Carolina Cannonball has a guy who makes videos! In terms of

Share this article on Facebook Fundamental Error of Socialism – “The fundamental error of socialism is anthropological in nature. Socialism considers the individual person simply as an element, a molecule within the social organism,

Share this article on Facebook Have a laugh; have several! – Laughter can be both medicine and a weapon. Check out the Attack of the 50 Ft. Pelosi . And when it’s over, hit “more.” Very funny stuff. And hard-hitting, in its way,

Share this article on Facebook How to Make Everyone Rich – A while back, I noticed that whoever runs Tiny URL had a paypal button. Just a small paypal button with the word “donate” similar to the buttons on thousands of blogs,

Share this article on Facebook Urgent Prayer Request – From an Anchoress reader out there , among you, a prayer request for Mercy: “Please pray for my sister’s newborn baby girl. I’m 5000 miles from my family so my details

USCCB News

Share this article on Facebook Leaders at Cultural Diversity Convocation Send Letter of Support to Arizona Bishops on Immigration – NOTRE DAME, Ind.—Catholic leaders from across the United States participating in the Catholic Cultural Diversity Network Convocation at the University of Notre Dame,

What Does The Prayer Really Say?

Share this article on Facebook Benedict XVI’s presser on airplane to Portugal, clerical crisis and “third secret” – “We have to re-learn the essentials: conversion, prayer, penance, and the theological virtues.” Thus, Benedict XVI today on the way to Portugal. My friend John L. Allen

Share this article on Facebook C of E closer to ordination of women – Pope Benedict, the Pope of Christian Unity, has put in place provisions to receive into unity with Rome traditionally-minded Anglicans who desire to remain Christian.

Share this article on Facebook It is not too hard – From a reader for those who think that following the older form of Holy Mass is tooo haaard. Just thought I would let you know about my eleven year old son.  He gets up

Share this article on Facebook My now annual rant about Ascension Thursday Sunday – An excerpt from an article I wrote for The Wanderer, to which you may subscribe in print and in an online version: We know with holy and Catholic Faith that what was not

Share this article on Facebook Nihil innovetur! Well… maybe a little innovetur… – “In the Vatican they update their technology every 75 years, whether it needs updating or not.” That was my motto some years ago when I worked there. However, I was glad

Share this article on Facebook Nooo…. that’s just wrong! Confession is not a “game”. – A reader sent me this. They call it a “game”. I wonder how Moslems would enjoy seeing a game app for the iPhone called “Ramadan”.  How about a “Salaat” game app?  How

Share this article on Facebook PRAYERCAzT: Matins and Laudes (BrevRom). Sts. Philip and James – A no frills reading of the office of Matins and of Laudes with the Breviarium Romanum.

Share this article on Facebook The Feeder Feed: NEW BIRD! – NEW BIRD!  New for this year, at least. The first Ruby-Throated Hummingbird!

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