Catholic News Headlines October 4, 2010


Oct. 3, 7pm—Oct. 4, 7pm

American Life League (Encouraging Words)

Share this article on Facebook Godâ��s perfect plan – “Nothing in the whole of creation has been left without its position in the scheme of things by the great Craftsman who made all that is.”(Imitation of Christ, 4:38:1)

American Life League (Judie Brown)

Share this article on Facebook OBAMAâ��S CLEVER USE OF CATHOLICS – President Obama has been romancing Catholics once again, and is apparently doing so with impunity, even though he insists that, as a Christian, he can favor the killing

Catholic News Agency

Share this article on Facebook Lawsuits against Mexican cardinal driven by intolerance, charges archdiocese – Guadalajara, Mexico, Oct 4, 2010 / 02:03 pm ( CNA ).- The press office of the Archdiocese of Guadalajara, Mexico announced last week that lawyers representing Cardinal

Share this article on Facebook Pope Benedict’s Sicily visit draws another ‘miracle’ turnout – Vatican City, Oct 4, 2010 / 12:32 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Contrary to preliminary reports from Sicily on Sunday, the crowds attending papal events in the island’s capital

Share this article on Facebook Pope calls Sicilian families to courage against Mafia ‘road of death’ – Palermo, Italy, Oct 4, 2010 / 05:17 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Speaking from a historical mafia stronghold on Sunday, the Holy Father raised his voice against evil and

Share this article on Facebook Spanish cardinal expects 500,000 for Pope’s Barcelona visit – Barcelona, Spain, Oct 4, 2010 / 11:53 am ( CNA/Europa Press ).- Cardinal Lluis Martinez Sistach of Barcelona said last Friday that the archdiocese is expecting “nearly

Share this article on Facebook Vatican holds congress to exmaine Catholic Church and the media – Rome, Italy, Oct 4, 2010 / 03:06 pm ( CNA ).- People have come from all over the world to Rome this week to examine the Church’s place in the technological age. Opening

Share this article on Facebook Vatican paper rips Italian president’s bad jokes – Vatican City, Oct 4, 2010 / 06:09 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Silvio Berlusconi, the Italian president and a man with a reputation for being a wise-guy, was admonished by

Catholic Online > Home & Family

Share this article on Facebook Not a ‘Halfway House’ for Anglicans: New Idea of Anglican Ordinariate Emerging – It was not the step that we were led to expect during the years of negotiation with Anglicans about corporate …

Share this article on Facebook Orthodox Priest: Thieves Hijacking the Language of the Christian Moral Tradition – What happens then when people leave Christianity and want to promote ideas about morality that violate the moral …

Catholic Online > International News

Share this article on Facebook Europe goes on high terror alert after leak – Most of Western Europe is on high terror alert following information obtained from a German citizen of Afghanistan …

Share this article on Facebook Germany celebrates 20 years of reunification – Germany celebrated 20 years of reunification after the nation officially became one after the Berlin Wall fell …

Share this article on Facebook Pope addresses organized crime in Sicily – Pope Benedict, speaking to tens of thousands in an open air mass in Sicily, Italy addressed many of the …

Share this article on Facebook Statue of grandfather of King Tut unearthed in Egypt – Archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed part of a statue of the pharaoh believed to be the grandfather of the famed …

Share this article on Facebook Twenty men abducted by gunmen in Acapulco – Twenty men, ranging from 17 to 47 years of age were kidnapped while on vacation in Acapulco. An armed gang …

Catholic Online > U.S. News

Share this article on Facebook American slaughterhouse operates in Muslim fashion – With a growing Muslim population in the United States, there is an increasing demand for meat that is slaughtered …

Share this article on Facebook People rally for jobs, justice and education in D.C. – It was all about jobs, justice and education at the National Mall Saturday, October 2. Thousands of demonstrators …

Share this article on Facebook U.S. Judge asks Vatican to cooperate in sex abuse case? – A federal U.S. judge has asked the Vatican to cooperate in the sexual abuse case of a deceased Milwaukee, …

CBCP News – Diocesan News

Share this article on Facebook Two bishops perform in piano concert – LAOAG City, Oct. 5, 2010—Two bishops performed in a piano concert during a thanksgiving jubilee celebration at the Carmelite Monastery in Laoag, October 1, 2010. The

Creative Minority Report

Share this article on Facebook Abortionist Pulls Gun on Pro-Lifers – An abortionist at a clinic in Charleston South Carolina allegedly brandished a loaded weapon at a group of pro-life protestors early Saturday morning and was arrested

Share this article on Facebook Dumbest job ever. – Dumbest job ever. Well maybe with the exception of roadie for Billy Ray Cyrus, but still. One of the dumbest jobs ever. ht ViralFootage

Share this article on Facebook Inventor of IVF Wins Nobel Prize. – Millions of babies born. Millions more dead or frozen. That is just the kind of progress that the Nobel committee likes. British scientist Robert Edwards, the man who

Share this article on Facebook Krugman: Tea Party a Wanna’ Be KKK – Paul Krugman of the New York Times is despicable. Today, he wrote: A note to Tea Party activists: This is not the movie you think it is. You probably imagine that you’re

Share this article on Facebook Please Don’t Excommunicate Me! – A Phillipine Senator has written a letter to her Bishop asking not to be excommunicated for her support of a “contraceptive bill.” I don’t know if the Bishop should

Faith and Family Live!

Share this article on Facebook A Week of Rosary Blogging – Sarah Reinhard: In which I get to “play” at Faith & Family Live | Hi everyone! It’s an honor and a delight to be guest blogging this week at one of my favorite places on

Share this article on Facebook Gianna Jessen’s Testimony is a Must-Listen – Danielle Bean: Respect Life Sunday | Part 1 Part 2

Share this article on Facebook Honoring Vocations – Susan Windley-Daoust: Ministry aids adoption of children with Down syndrome | You’ve got to love a woman who uses the phrase “mad as a hornet.” Andrea Roberts is the

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 Nobel, But Not Noble – Rebecca Teti: | With the word that Robert G. Edwards has won the Nobel prize for medicine comes one of those odd moments when Catholics know we are in the world but not

Share this article on Facebook On the Feast of Francis – Danielle Bean: | When Fr. Matt announced at the end of Mass yesterday morning that, in honor of the Feast of St. Francis, there would be a blessing of the pets at noon,

Share this article on Facebook Praying the Rosary: the Mechanics – Sarah Reinhard: The “How To” with a Big Dose of Cheering | I started trying to pray the rosary sitting on my bed at night. I would juggle the beads and the prayer book,

Fr. Frank Pavone’s Blog

Share this article on Facebook Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. – Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. We are blessed, indeed, if we mourn over our sins, and over the evils in the world, like the daily killing of

Kresta In The Afternoon

Share this article on Facebook Today on Kresta – October 4, 2010 – Talking about the “things that matter most” on Oct. 4 4:00 – An Interview With St. Francis of Assissi Lonardo DeFilipis is a Producer, Actor, and Founder of St. Luke

LifeNews.com

Share this article on Facebook CDC: Two More U.S. Women Have Died From Using RU 486 Abortion Drug – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — The Centers for Disease Control has reported that two more women in the United States than previously thought have died from using the

Share this article on Facebook Committee Cancels Hearing on Pro-Abortion Intl Violence Against Women Act – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has canceled a hearing on the Violence Against Women Act — legislation that, despite its

Share this article on Facebook House Renews Bill Promoting Stem Cell Research Using Umbilical Cord Blood – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — Two pro-abortion senators introduced a bill on Wednesday that would permanently cut federal abstinence education funding. Despite the

Share this article on Facebook Kansans for Life, State Pro-Life Group, Makes 2010 Election Endorsements – Topeka, KS (LifeNews.com) — When Kansas voters head to the polls in November to cast their ballots for races ranging from Senate and governor to the state legislature,

Share this article on Facebook Michigan Senate Approves Bill Making Abortion Centers Use Better Ultrasound – Lansing, MI (LifeNews.com) — The Michigan Senate signed off on legislation on Wednesday looking to strengthen an existing law requiring abortion centers to show women

Share this article on Facebook New UN Report Admits Data Faulty on Claims of Women Dying in Illegal Abortions – New York, NY (LifeNews.com/CFAM) — A UN report has rankled experts for promoting abortion while also obscuring its research methods.

LifeSiteNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Abortionist Pulls Gun on Pro-Life Witnesses – By Kathleen GilbertCHARLESTON, South Carolina, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A Tennessee abortionist was arrested, but released on $25,000 bail Saturday after

Share this article on Facebook Canadian Bishops’ Agency Goes to Court to Conceal Info on Groups they Fund – Editorial by John-Henry WestenMONTREAL, September 22, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – LifeSiteNews (LSN) has learned that the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development

Share this article on Facebook Colorado Personhood Amendment Backers Lose ‘Biased Blue Book’ Challenge – By Peter J. SmithDENVER, Colorado, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Sponsors of Colorado’s personhood amendment lost their legal challenge against this year’s state

Share this article on Facebook Environmentalist Campaign’s Horror ‘Comedy’ Promo: Go Green or Get Blown Up – By Kathleen GilbertLONDON, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A UK-based campaign against global warming has apologized after releasing an extremely graphic

Share this article on Facebook Expert: Religious Freedom Eroding in Britain in the Wake of Equalities Laws and Terrorist Threat – By Hilary WhiteDUBLIN, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – New “equality” legislation combined with the Northern Irish “Troubles” and Islamic terrorist bombings in New

Share this article on Facebook Four Carleton University Pro-Life Students Arrested – By Patrick B. CraineOTTAWA, Ontario, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Four pro-life students at the University of Carleton were arrested this morning by university

Share this article on Facebook Houston Mom Shielded Unborn Baby while Stabbed to Death – By Kathleen GilbertHOUSTON, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The mother of a pregnant young woman who was stabbed to death in Texas last month said that her daughter

Share this article on Facebook Linda Gibbons Remanded to October 29 – By Tony GosgnachTORONTO, Ontario, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Linda Gibbons will continue to languish in prison until at least Oct. 29 after a brief appearance

Share this article on Facebook New Brunswick Government Continues to Oppose Morgentaler Abortion Funding – By Thaddeus M. BaklinskiFREDERICTON, New Brunswick, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – David Alward, leader of the provincial Progressive Conservative party and

Share this article on Facebook Police Detain Young California Activists for Pro-Life Witness on Public Sidewalk – NIPOMO, California, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Members of the Survivors’ Campus Life Team were detained for holding graphic images and advocating the pro-life

Share this article on Facebook Police Thwart Murder-for-Hire of Ex-Girlfriend and Unborn Child – By Peter J. SmithSCOTIA, New York, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A 21-year-old New York man is under arrest for plotting to hire an assailant to stab his former

Share this article on Facebook Two More Women’s Deaths Linked to RU-486 – By Kathleen GilbertATLANTA, Georgia, October 4, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Two more deaths have been linked to use of the abortion drug RU-486, according to doctors at

Living His Life Abundantly

Share this article on Facebook CDC Reports Two More Deaths from RU-486 – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials have disclosed that two mifepristone (RU-486)-induced deaths occurred

Share this article on Facebook Chaos Surrounds Satanic Civic Center Event – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist A small group of Satanists from Oklahoma who made news a month ago after renting out the Oklahoma City Civic Center for a

Share this article on Facebook Obama Administration Accused of Funding Birth Control in Philippines – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist The executive secretary of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) Commission on Family and Life is accusing

Share this article on Facebook Study: One in 10 Americans Suffer Depression – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist A new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has found that nearly one in 10 Americans is depressed, and

New Liturgical Movement

Share this article on Facebook Mass and Dedication of Newman Chapel at the London Oratory – On the 22nd of September, the London Oratory celebrated a Mass (according to the modern Roman liturgical books) in honour of the newly beatified John Henry Newman. The

Share this article on Facebook Santissima Trinità  dei Pellegrini: Confirmations by Bishop Rifan – It has been too long since we last featured Ss. Trinita in Rome, so today I am pleased to present some images of confirmations which were performed there on the 26th of

Share this article on Facebook Two Year Patristic Lectionary for the Divine Office – A couple of our readers have made note of this free and ready to print, two-year Scriptural-Patristic Lectionary for use at the Office of Readings (Vigils). This

OSV Daily Take

Share this article on Facebook Staring into the face of St. Francis – By Mary DeTurris Poust I have this urge, this longing to go to Assisi, so when I went to Italy last month, I fully intended to skip out on my classes for a day and

Share this article on Facebook This is what it means to be pro-life – Bell Family By Mary DeTurris Poust Some people make a lasting impression. Chris Bell is one of those people — and for all the right reasons. I met Chris back in the

Share this article on Facebook Want school reform? Start in the home – By Russell Shaw By implication at least, school reform was a central issue in the recent District of Columbia Democratic primary election in which an incumbent mayor

Steve Ray

Share this article on Facebook Catholic Answers Live Tonight – Tonight I am on Catholic Answers Live at 7 PM Eastern. The topic is “Are You Saved?” Listen at http://www.Catholic.com. For more info, click here .

Share this article on Facebook Is Scripture Sufficient… – Someone wrote a friend of mine asserting that 2 Timothy 3:16 proved that Scripture alone was all we needed. The famous passage reads, “All scripture is inspired by God

Share this article on Facebook NEW! Fathers of the Church Pilgrimage!

Share this article on Facebook Steve Saves the Grandkids from the Killer Hornets!

The Anchoress

Share this article on Facebook Morning Silence – Due to appointments and a deadline, things will be quiet until this afternoon, here. Enjoy:

The Splendor of the Church

Share this article on Facebook EXCHANGE WITH SSPX FOLLOWER, Part 14 Bro. Ednard Kim la Rosa’s Reply – The Unity of the Church Ednard Kim said… [While the Rome-Society of St Pius X discussions are, by accounts from both sides, running into a doctrinal brick wall,

Share this article on Facebook SA PULPITO LANG BA DAPAT MAGTURO ANG SANTA IGLESIA? – Pope Benedict XVI preaches in Sydney, Australia Anonymous said… Father Abe.. Hindi ba mas magadan kung sa pulpito at sa mga paguturo ng simbahan na lamang ituro ng

What Does The Prayer Really Say?

Share this article on Facebook Detroit’s Archbp. Vigneron stands up! – This comes from Freep… Detriot Free Press. My emphases: Even in petri dish, life merits protection I started out as an embryo. So did you and everyone else who shares

Share this article on Facebook DVD of the Pontifical Mass in Washington DC – At long last there is a DVD available of the Pontifical Mass for the anniversary of Pope Benedict’s election  celebrated in Washington D.C.’s Shrine of the Immaculate

Share this article on Facebook Ex ore infantium – His Hermeneuticalness, Fr. Tim Finigan, posted a charming entry over at his place. A lovely family that has occasionally come to my parish, recently moved into the area.

Share this article on Facebook Madison, WI: Society of Jesus Christ the Priest – I have in the past written about a group of priests in Wisconsin, in the Diocese of Madison, called the Society of Jesus Christ the Priest.   His Excellency Most. Rev.

Share this article on Facebook POLL: What color vestments for your own funeral? – It isn’t too early to think about death. Given the discussion that has grown from a question I answered, here is a WDTPRS POLL. Choose your answer and give reasons in

Share this article on Facebook Priest fired for porn may have protected Seal of Confession – Remember the movie I Confess?  A priest’s nightmare.  A murder confesses to a priest and then frames the priest with the murder. I saw this on Catholic World News: A

Share this article on Facebook QUAERITUR: candle ceremony during All Souls Mass – From a reader: Our parish has a long standing tradition of remembering the souls of parishioners and/or family members who passed away during the last calendar year.

Share this article on Facebook QUAERITUR: Use of the amice with the surplice – From a reader: Is it appropriate to wear an amice, when wearing a cope and surplice? Under usual circumstances, such as Benediction, the priest or deacon will not use

Share this article on Facebook St. Francis about priests – From The Testament of St. Francis: “…the Lord gave me, and gives me still, such faith in priests who live according to the rite of the holy Roman Church because of their

Share this article on Facebook The Feeder Feed: New old arrival! – The seasons come and go.  You can watch the shift in the constellations in the sky, the length of nights against the length of days, the changing of the leaves.  The

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