Catholic News Headlines July 26, 2010


Jul. 25, 7pm—Jul. 26, 7pm

American Life League (Encouraging Words)

Share this article on Facebook FALIING IN LOVE WITH GOD – To fall in love with God is the Greatest of romances, to seek Him the greatest adventure to find Him the greatest human achievement.((St Augustine))

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Share this article on Facebook THE NEW CONTRACEPTIVE ORDER CAN ONLY KILL ITSELF – By Jennifer Roback Morse The reason for the disconnect is that the ideology surrounding the pill is more significant than the pill itself. Behind the apparently benign

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Share this article on Facebook Apostolic Vatican Library to reopen this fall – Rome, Italy, Jul 26, 2010 / 06:30 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- After being closed for three years for restructuring and restoration, the Apostolic Vatican Library will reopen

Share this article on Facebook Cardinal Comastri urges families to ‘wake up’ and love each other – Vatican City, Jul 26, 2010 / 11:58 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- St. Anne’s Church, the pontifical parish in the Vatican, celebrated the feast of its patroness and her husband

Share this article on Facebook Catholic Church urges peace between Colombia and Venezuela – Bogotá, Colombia, Jul 26, 2010 / 06:04 pm ( CNA ).- In the wake of last week’s decision by Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez to break off diplomatic ties with Colombia,

Share this article on Facebook Celebration to honor first Roman Catholics of Nova Scotia – Halifax, Canada, Jul 26, 2010 / 05:08 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- The 400th anniversary celebration of a Nova Scotian chief’s baptism will be held next week. His baptism,

Share this article on Facebook Jubilee year brings over 100,000 pilgrims to shrine of St. James – Santiago de Compostela, Spain, Jul 26, 2010 / 03:10 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- St. James reminds us to be faithful to our apostolic tradition as Christians, the Archbishop

Share this article on Facebook Pope to designate Barcelona church as basilica – Barcelona, Spain, Jul 26, 2010 / 01:58 pm ( CNA/Europa Press ).- On November 7, the one-of-a-kind Church of the Holy Family, or “Sagrada Familia,” will be consecrated by

Catholic Online > Arts & Entertainment

Share this article on Facebook ‘Bollywood’ hopes to reach fans beyond India – “Bollywood” is the term used to describe the films of India, which is entirely unique from other …

Share this article on Facebook Movie audiences pass on ‘Salt’ – It performed strongly, but a lot of movie goers held the ‘Salt’ – the new Angelina Jolie action …

Catholic Online > Home & Family

Share this article on Facebook New Zealand teen survives 16-story fall – “God must have been with him. He’s got an angel looking after him, that’s for …

Catholic Online > International News

Share this article on Facebook Chinese government experiments with walled communities – In order to deal with overcrowding and crime, the Chinese government is experimenting with walled, gated …

Share this article on Facebook Many angry over Cambodian war criminal’s sentencing – It’s very unlikely that one of the world’s most notorious war criminals will ever spend another …

Catholic Online > Politics

Share this article on Facebook Australian news agency says U.S. backed bomber’s release – The Australian, an Australian news agency claims it has a letter that says the U.S. government advised Scottish …

Catholic Online > U.S. News

Share this article on Facebook Afghanistan expresses shock over documents – As many as 90,000 documents made by U.S. intelligence and military on the war in Afghanistan have been leaked to …

Catholic Spiritual Direction

Share this article on Facebook Self-knowledge and the spiritual life – Part I – How are the brake lights on your car? Are they working properly? I have an experiment for you. Go out to your car all by yourself and try to verify that they are

CBCP News – Diocesan News

Share this article on Facebook Palo clergy to discuss STL – TACLOBAN City, July 26, 2010— The operations of state-run Small Town Lottery in Eastern Visayas will likely top the agenda of the clergy there when they meet next month.

Conversion Diary

Share this article on Facebook It’s not what you do, it’s whom you serve – I’m getting ready to spend some time at Yaya ‘s house, so here’s one from the archives. It was originally published on September 25, 2008. One day this summer one of my

Share this article on Facebook Sirius Radio interview tomorrow (Monday) – I’ll be joining Greg and Jennifer Willits on their show on Sirius Radio’s Channel 159 tomorrow (Monday) morning at 11:20 AM EDT. I’m especially excited to talk to them

Creative Minority Report

Share this article on Facebook “The Jersey Sharia” – Many good people from the Garden State do not care for the show “The Jersey Shore” because it makes people from Jersey look like, well, idiots. Governor Christie even

Share this article on Facebook Inflatable Women and Robot Babies – Japan is in big trouble. What’s the trouble? A lack of babies is destroying the country’s economy. The birthrate in Japan is about 1.25 children per woman. 2.1 is the

Share this article on Facebook Maybe I Take a Dim View of Americans But… – Maybe I take a dim view of Americans but I believe the liberal strategy to label the “Tea Party” or anyone on the right as “racist” will work. And don’t tell me it’s not

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Life Censorship in School? – David Hudson writes writes for the First Amendment Center about a young girl who told by her school to remove a t-shirt that had a pro-life message on it. A dress-code

EWTN News

Share this article on Facebook 20,000 Pilgrims Ascend Croagh Patrick – Continuing a tradition that dates back to 441, some 20,000 Irish Catholics ascended Croagh Patrick, the mountain where St. Patrick fasted for 40 days and 40 nights. “The

Share this article on Facebook A Look at Benedict XVI’s Working Vacation – CASTEL GANDOLFO (Zenit.org) – A video clip from the Vatican Television Center offers an inside look at Benedict XVI’s time of “rest” at the papal summer residence in

Share this article on Facebook Angelus: Those Who Pray are Never Alone – VATICAN CITY (VIS) – At midday today, Benedict XVI appeared at the balcony overlooking the inner courtyard of the Apostolic Palace of Castelgandolfo to pray the Angelus

Share this article on Facebook Apostolic Vatican Library To Reopen This Fall – Rome, Italy (CNA/EWTN News) – After being closed for three years for restructuring and restoration, the Apostolic Vatican Library will reopen on September 20. The

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop Accompanies Tour de France – PARIS (Zenit.org) – A French archbishop returned to his “roots” this week on the road of the world’s premiere cycling competition, the Tour de France. Archbishop André

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop Fulton Sheen Returns To Silver Screen In New Documentary – Denver, Colo. (CNA/EWTN News) – A documentary on the life of Archbishop Fulton Sheen is being shown in pre-release screenings across the country, as part of an effort to

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop Gomez Gives Moving Farewell To Priest Killed In Car Accident – Los Angeles, Calif. (CNA/EWTN News) – Coadjutor Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles has written a letter bidding farewell to Fr. Ramon Salas Cacho, an exemplary priest

Share this article on Facebook Author Calls Dietrich Bonhoeffer A Man Of ‘Staggering’ Relevance For Our Time – New York City, N.Y. (CNA) – Discussing his recent and critically acclaimed book on Dietrich Bonhoeffer – the famed Lutheran theologian who was killed in the 1940s for

Share this article on Facebook Benedict XVI Marks Today’s Feast of St. James – CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (Zenit.org) – Benedict XVI today greeted pilgrims in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, gathered at the site traditionally held to be St James’ tomb,

Share this article on Facebook Benedict XVI Working on Vol. 3 of “Jesus of Nazareth” – Aide Sees Book at the Heart of Pope’s Service to People of God VATICAN CITY, (Zenit.org) – A few days ago, Benedict XVI started work on Vol. 3 of his international

Share this article on Facebook Bishop Jaime Soto Invites Participation In Sacramento Prayer Vigil For Life – Sacramento, Calif. (CNA) – As part of a prayer vigil for life, Bishop of Sacramento Jaime Soto will celebrate a Mass and benediction and lead a pro-life apostolate’s

Share this article on Facebook Brazil Prelate Points to Evangelization Deficit – Says That’s Why Pope Created New Pontifical Council SÃO PAULO, Brazil (Zenit.org) – The archbishop of São Paulo says there is an evangelization deficit around the globe

Share this article on Facebook British Deacon Launches Website To Protect The Pope – Lancaster, England (CNA/EWTN News) – A new website has been created to defend Pope Benedict XVI from media attacks ahead of his arrival in Great Britain this coming

Share this article on Facebook Cardinal Ouellet, Envoy to Centenary Membertou Baptism – VATICAN CITY (VIS) – Made public today was a Letter from the Holy Father, written in Latin and dated 30 June, in which he appoints Cardinal Marc Ouellet P.S.S., prefect

Share this article on Facebook Catholic Church Will Never ‘Celebrate Same-Sex Unions,’ Asserts Scottish Bishop – Rome, Italy (CNA/EWTN News) – “Not now, not in the future, not ever,” wrote a Scottish bishop on the possibility of same-sex marriages in the Catholic Church. The

Share this article on Facebook Catholic Latino Leaders Set Ambitious Goals For Future – Allenspark, Colo. (CNA) – Members of the Catholic Association of Latino Leaders (CALL) gathered this weekend at St. Malo Retreat and Conference Center near Denver,

Share this article on Facebook Catholics United Raising $500,000 To Monitor ‘Religious Right,’ Defend Against Pro-Life Groups – Washington D.C. (CNA) – The pro-Obama group Catholics United has announced it is trying to raise $500,000 to support Democratic Congressional candidates who backed the

Share this article on Facebook Chile Rejects Bishops’ Call For Clemency For Pinochet-Era Criminals – President Sebastian Pinera of Chile has rejected a call by the nation’s bishops to consider pardoning some persons convicted of human rights violations during the

Share this article on Facebook Church Blasts Abortion in Kenya Constitution Draft – Gynecologist Notes Catholic Support for Pregnant Girls NAIROBI, Kenya (Zenit.org) – The Church in Kenya continues to defend life and fight against abortion leading up to

Share this article on Facebook Courage Apostolate Offers Annual Conference For Catholics Who Experience Same-Sex Attractions – New York City, N.Y. (CNA) – Courage, the Church-approved ministry devoted to helping Catholics who experience same-sex attractions live in accordance with Catholic moral

Share this article on Facebook Decree Regarding Papal Delegate for Legionaries – He “Has the Power to Intervene Wherever He Sees Fit” ROME (Zenit.org) – Here is a translation of the decree by which the Vatican designated the “modalities of

Share this article on Facebook Delegate Has Full Faculties in Guiding Legion’s Renewal – Vatican Decree Clarifies Role for Archbishop De Paolis ROME (Zenit.org) – Benedict XVI has given the papal delegate for the Legion of Christ full faculties to govern the

Share this article on Facebook Delegate’s Letter to Legionaries – “The Church Is With You; the Lord Is Merciful and Generous” ROME (Zenit.org) – Here is a translation of the letter written by Archbishop Velasio De Paolis to the

Share this article on Facebook Faithful In England Prepare For Cardinal Newman Beatification – Rome, Italy (CNA/EWTN News) – Birmingham’s Cofton Park is set to be filled with Catholics for Cardinal John Henry Newman’s beatification ceremony on Sept. 19. The

Share this article on Facebook France, Spain Unite to Protect Ancient Pilgrim Path – Way of St. James Still Seen as Evangelization Opportunity SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain, (Zenit.org) – Prelates of Spain and France are committing themselves to protect

Share this article on Facebook German Bishops’ Leader Cleared of Abuse Charges – MUNICH, Germany (Zenit.org) – Archbishop Robert Zollitsch of Freibourg has been cleared of charges regarding a sexual abuse case, the offices of the public prosecutor in

Share this article on Facebook On the Our Father – “Words of Sacred Scripture That We Have Known Since Childhood” CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (Zenit.org) – Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave today before

Share this article on Facebook One Who Prays Is Never Alone, Affirms Pontiff – Reflects on Our Father During Angelus Address CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (Zenit.org) – The voice of one who prays is interwoven with the voice of the Church, since “no one

Share this article on Facebook Papal Appointment of Delegate for Legionaries – “I Am Well Aware of the Importance of this Mission” ROME (Zenit.org) – Here is a translation of Benedict XVI’s June 16 letter to Archbishop Velasio De Paolis, by which

Share this article on Facebook Pennsylvania College Student Runs And Bikes To Help Those In Need – Greensburg, Pa. (CNA) – Sylvan Pinto IV biked 301 miles from West Newton, Pa., to Washington, D.C., biked 15 miles on another trip and ran 37 miles to help Catholic

Share this article on Facebook Pontiff to Proclaim Gaudi’s Church a Basilica – Cardinal Reveals Details of November Visit BARCELONA, Spain (Zenit.org) – In addition to blessing the Church of the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona, Benedict XVI will

Share this article on Facebook Pontifical Acts for July 24 – VATICAN CITY (VIS) – The Holy Father appointed as members of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints: Archbishop Fortunato Baldelli, penitentiary major of the

Share this article on Facebook Pope Assures Prayer for Victims of German Stampede – CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (Zenit.org) – Benedict XVI is assuring his sorrow over a tragedy Saturday in his native Germany where 19 people were killed at a techno music

Share this article on Facebook Prayers for Duisburg Victims, Visit to Santiago – VATICAN CITY (VIS) – After praying the Angelus today, the Pope expressed his sorrow over “the tragedy of Duisburg, Germany, where many young people were among the

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Family Groups Seek To Join Legal Defense Of National Day Of Prayer – Washington D.C. (CNA) – Claiming that the Obama administration is not presenting the strongest possible defense of the National Day of Prayer, several groups have filed

Share this article on Facebook Through The ‘Our Father,’ We Are Never Alone, Teaches Pope Benedict – Castel Gandolfo, Italy (CNA/EWTN News) – The “Our Father” helps us to confront the difficulties in our lives, said the Holy Father on Sunday. In reciting the prayer, we

Share this article on Facebook UNICEF Criticized For Sponsoring Promiscuous Children’s Television Program – San Salvador, El Salvador (CNA) – Salvadoran columnist Julia Regina de Cardenal has denounced UNICEF for sponsoring a television program that promotes unethical behavior

Share this article on Facebook Universal Church To Honor Feast Of St. Ignatius Of Loyola – CNA STAFF – On July 31, the Universal Church will mark the feast day of St. Ignatius of Loyola. The Spanish saint is known for founding the Society of Jesus, also known

Share this article on Facebook US Bishops Send More Aid to Haiti – WASHINGTON, D.C. (Zenit.org) – The U.S. bishops have approved funding for 10 more projects in quake-stricken Haiti, bringing the total amount of aid sent by the

Share this article on Facebook Vatican Aide: Women Spiritual Guides Deserve Credit – Female in the Curia Says Her Role Is Respected, Welcomed ROME, (Zenit.org) – One of the Church’s leading women is calling for wider recognition of the contribution women

Share this article on Facebook Venezuelan President Aims To Shut Down Catholic Television Channel – Caracas, Venezuela (CNA) – On the heels of an effort to review the country’s accords with the Vatican, President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela has now set his sights on the

Share this article on Facebook Vice President Of Paraguay Voices Opposition To Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ – Asunción, Paraguay (CNA) – The vice president of Paraguay, Federico Franco, said this week that if he were president, he would veto any law allowing same-sex “marriage,”

Share this article on Facebook WYD Madrid Volunteers To Assist 10,000 Attendees With Disabilities – Madrid, Spain (CNA) – The Alares Foundation in Spain recently signed an agreement with organizers of World Youth Day Madrid to recruit volunteers to assist the more than

Share this article on Facebook Zambian Bishops Reject Draft Constitution – In a July 20 statement, the bishops of Zambia announced their opposition to a constitution drafted by the National Constitutional Conference. “The common good has always

Faith and Family Live!

Share this article on Facebook Coffee Granita From Your Freezer – Danielle Bean: Like a crushed popsicle, with a buzz | I like to experiment with refreshing treats in the summer. Imagine my delight, for example, a few years ago when I

Share this article on Facebook Going Back – Arwen Mosher: Reunions: yay or nay? | This weekend I was blessed to attend my college reunion. Not my class reunion, but the reunion of my entire college, a now-defunct

Share this article on Facebook How Big Is Your God? – Pat Gohn: an ongoing study of the Catechism | Reading about the Creed in the Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC), paragraph 278, you come upon a compelling question:

Share this article on Facebook How Big Is Your Your God? – Pat Gohn: an ongoing study of the Catechism | Reading about the Creed in the Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC), paragraph 278, you come upon a compelling question:

Share this article on Facebook Modesty – Rachel Balducci: Does one size fit all? | I read with great interest the comments from Hallie Lord’s recent post on a fabulous fashion find. And I went away thinking,

Share this article on Facebook Moms & Dads Weigh In Here – 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:

Share this article on Facebook Music & Memory – Rebecca Teti: | The Duet from Rebecca Teti on Vimeo. You know what I feel false nostalgia for? Home music recitals. Young ladies exhibiting their skill at the pianoforte

Fallible Blogma

Share this article on Facebook Get on board with 40 Days for Life – This (video below) is an excellent recap and update to get you caught up on the latest with 40 Days for Life. It is becoming the biggest, most organized and effective

Share this article on Facebook I Love This Commerical: Ripple Effect – I think about the future a lot and all of the wonderful life-events I hope to have in it. I think about the past some, too. But we will never actually live in the

LifeNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Americans Favor Repeal of Pro-Abortion Health Care, But Say It’s Unlikely – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — Americans favor repeal of the new law President Barack Obama signed that contains massive taxpayer funding of abortion and they believe

Share this article on Facebook Birmingham, Alabama Dismisses All Charges Against Pro-Life Protestors – Birmingham, AL (LifeNews.com) — The city of Birmingham’s legal department dismissed all criminal charges against nine members of the Survivors pro-life group after

Share this article on Facebook California Pro-Life Group Disputes Results of Field Poll Showing Abortion Support – Sacramento, CA (LifeNews.com) — The director of the California Pro-Life Council is disputing the results of a new Field Poll showing state voters strongly support

Share this article on Facebook Don’t Trust Obama Administration to Keep Abortion Funding Out of Health Care – Congress passed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in March, amidst an unresolved debate about the legislation’s impact on abortion and conscience

Share this article on Facebook Election 2010 Heats Up For Pro-Life Groups, 100 Days Until November Elections – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — There are now officially less than 100 days left until Americans head to the polls in what appears likely to become a significant

Share this article on Facebook Kenya Residents Support New Pro-Abortion Constitution, Polling Results Show – Nairobi, Kenya (LifeNews.com) — Two new polls released today reveal Kenya residents plan to support the proposed constitution on an August 4 vote. The constitution has

Share this article on Facebook Nebraska Attorney General May Not Fully Defend New Abortion Screening Law – Lincoln, NE (LifeNews.com) — Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning said in a radio interview today that he may not fully defend a new state law that helps women obtain

Share this article on Facebook New Jersey Governor Christie Vetoes Bill Sending Millions to Planned Parenthood – Trenton, NJ (LifeNews.com) — New Jersey Governor Chris Christie won the praise of pro-life advocates today by vetoing a bill that would restore the family planning

Share this article on Facebook Obama Appointment of Pro-Rationing Donald Berwick Hurts Special Needs Kids – While most of America was on vacation, President Obama bypassed the Senate confirmation process and on July 7 appointed a radical, Dr. Donald Berwick, to the Department

Share this article on Facebook ObamaCare and Britain’s NHS Move Forward With Rationing of Health Care – The U.K. is ramping up healthcare rationing under its National Health Service (NHS). According to The Sunday Telegraph, the NHS has drawn up plans for restrictions on

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Life News: Susan Collins, Kagan, Abortion, Pennsylvania, Arizona, Waco, Texas – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — Maine Republican Senator Susan Collins has announced she will support pro-abortion Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan. Collins’

Share this article on Facebook Salon Writer Responds to “Family Guy,” Let’s Have More Abortion on Television – What does Salon think American TV needs more of? Abortion, and lots of it.

LifeSiteNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Calif. Professor Fired for Homosexual Comments Wins $100K Settlement – SAN JOSE, California, Thursday, July 22, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) — The San Jose/Evergreen Community College District has agreed to a settlement in a lawsuit filed on

Share this article on Facebook Gov. Christie Vetoes Millions to Planned Parenthood – By Peter J. SmithTRENTON, New Jersey, July 26, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – As New Jersey’s Republican Governor Chris Christie continues to fulfill a campaign pledge to

Share this article on Facebook Hollywood Puzzled as Family Films Top Charts – HOLLYWOOD, California, July 26, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Family-oriented movies are again topping the box office this summer, while only one R-rated movie has grossed

Share this article on Facebook Judge Removed for Resisting Gay Adoption Required to Return €100,000 in Pay – By Matthew Cullinan HoffmanMADRID, July 26, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Fernando Ferrín Calamita, a Spanish judge who was fined and removed from the bench for failing to

Share this article on Facebook Moms Take Babies Saved from Abortion by Pregnancy Help Centers to Congress – WASHINGTON, D.C., July 26, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Women who rejected the “choice” to abort their babies will be bringing their children to Washington D.C. this week

Share this article on Facebook Philippine Bishops on Sex-Ed/Abortion: State Must Obey Moral Law – By James TillmanMANILLA, July 26, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) — The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has issued a new statement, “Securing our Moral

Share this article on Facebook Russia Puts the Kibosh on U.S. Gay and Single Parent Adoptions – By Peter J. SmithMOSCOW, July 26, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – American homosexual couples will not be eligible to adopt Russian children under a new accord on child

Share this article on Facebook Scottish Bishop to Prime Minister: No Gay ‘Marriage’ in Church, Now or Ever – By Kathleen GilbertPAISLEY, Scotland, July 26, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Despite a political climate pushing acceptance of homosexuality in religious communities, the

Share this article on Facebook Spanish Television Network Fined €100,000 for Criticizing Homosexuality – By Matthew Cullinan HoffmanMADRID, July 26, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Spain’s socialist government has fined the Intereconomia television network 100,000 euros (130,000

Living His Life Abundantly

Share this article on Facebook Court Reverses Decision by U.S. Judge Who Applied Sharia Law to Domestic Violence Case – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist A New Jersey appellate court has overturned the decision by a judge who ruled that a Muslim man who committed sexual assault

Share this article on Facebook Mayoral Candidate Ejected from Debate for Bringing Statue of Our Lady – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist One of four candidates vying for job of mayor of Providence, Rhode Island, was removed from a debate after refusing to take

Share this article on Facebook Pope Laments Deaths at Techno Dance Festival – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist Speaking after Sunday’s Angelus at Castle Gandolfo on Sunday, Pope Benedict XVI expressed his sorrow for the tragic deaths of

Share this article on Facebook Revised DISCLOSE Act Scheduled for Vote Tomorrow – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has caught the senate off-guard by calling for a vote tomorrow  on a revised version of the

New Liturgical Movement

Share this article on Facebook An Interview with Monsignor Nicola Bux – Carlos Antonio Palad at Rorate Caeli has published a translation of a lengthy interview given by Msgr. Nicola Bux, originally published on the site, Disputationes

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop Ranjith at Work in Colombo – The following was recently drawn to the NLM’s attention, coming from Archbishop Malcolm Ranjith, former Secretary for the Congregation of Divine Worship and present

Share this article on Facebook Benedict XVI to Proclaim Antonio Gaudi’s Church a Basilica – Awhile back we had noted that Pope Benedict XVI will consecrate Antonio Gaudi’s famed Sagrada Familia church in Barcelona. Zenit.org reported recently that he will also

Share this article on Facebook Jubilee of St James the Greater – This Sunday, 25 July 2010, the Holy Year in Santiago de Compostela (read more about it and its solemn opening here ) reached its climax with the Feast of the Apostle.

Share this article on Facebook Sing Like a Catholic in Charlotte, NC – The Charlotte Observer reports on an upcoming chant workshop at St. Ann’s church. Workshop dates are August 6-7, 2010. Faculty includes Arlene Oost-Zinner and Jeffrey

Steve Ray

Share this article on Facebook Peter & the Primacy in the New Testament – St. Peter in the New Testament What Do We Know About Him? Peter is the big rugged fisherman who became the humble servant of the servants of God. Jesus chose him from

Share this article on Facebook Protoevangelium of James – In the early 2nd century the early Church held a document in very high regard. From this document we learn about the parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary and her own

Share this article on Facebook Relevant Radio – On Monday I will be on Sean Herriott’s and Drew Mariani’s radio shows, heard over the Internet at http://www.relevantradio.com.

The Anchoress

Share this article on Facebook Alle Oops – She’s almost 13 years old, and she is giving us fits, over here – more problems this morning. But I think, finally, after busting the budget, we’re turning a corner.

Share this article on Facebook Crucifix to Cross; Hello Protestants! – As the Future of Catholicism Week wanes, and Patheos gets set to welcome a look at The Future of Mainline Protestantism , the Catholic side closes with two very

Share this article on Facebook Inside Catholic Gets a Makeover! – Oh, it’s so nice! : “. . .we’ve designed this next iteration of IC to take full advantage of social networking, and will soon expand it to mobile devices as well. Not

Share this article on Facebook The Game: Who Goes Nazi? – Bookworm passed this on via email and I thought it was pretty fascinating: a Harper’s piece from August of 1941, written by Dorothy Thompson, Who Goes Nazi? It is an

What Does The Prayer Really Say?

Share this article on Facebook 26 July: Sts. Joachim and Anna, parents of Mary, Mother of God – Today is – in the reformed, post-Conciliar calendar – the feast of both Sts. Joachim and Anna, the parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary, grandparents of the Savior.  In

Share this article on Facebook Archbp. Ranjith in Sri Lanka! Huzzah! – Our worthy friends at Rorate have posted a piece by His Excellency Most Rev. Malcolm Ranjith, once Secretary of the CDW and now Archbishop of Colombo in Sri Lanka.

Share this article on Facebook Justice now! Stop the discrimination! – In a homily entitled “…and Mary was welcomed,” preached at the Pax Christi National Assembly on 22 July, retired Detroit Auxiliary Bishop His Excellency Most Reverend

Share this article on Facebook Power outage – From the blog of CNS: Power outage at USCCB, CNS Power is out this morning at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops after a line of severe thunderstorms rolled through

Share this article on Facebook Seminarians of the ThIIIIIrd MillENNNNiummmmm! – Hmmmm…. wait… I suspect we are being made game of.

Share this article on Facebook UK 10-13 August – TLM Training for priests and servers – From the Latin Mass Society in England: LMS Residential Training Conference for Priests Wishing to Learn the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite (Traditional Latin

Share this article on Facebook WDTPRS! HELP! – I need a favor. Do any of you have a photo of a stained-glass window of the scene in Exodus 33 where Moses glimpses God as He passes before the cleft in the rock? I have

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