Catholic News Headlines October 14, 2010


Oct. 13, 7pm—Oct. 14, 7pm

American Life League (Encouraging Words)

Share this article on Facebook Doing Godâ��s Will – “We must go to God in his way; we shall only be saints in the measure wherein we adapt ourselves to the divine plan.”( Blessed Columba Marmion quoted in Magnificat 9:43)

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Share this article on Facebook Bishops of Chile thank God for successful rescue of miners – Santiago, Chile, Oct 14, 2010 / 05:51 pm ( CNA ).- In an Oct. 14 statement, the Bishops’ Conference of Chile expressed their “immense joy” and gratitude to the Lord “for

Share this article on Facebook Chicago bishop to lead Archdiocese of San Antonio – Vatican City, Oct 14, 2010 / 11:54 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- The Vatican announced on Thursday, October 14 that Bishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller, 53, currently an auxiliary of

Share this article on Facebook Church in Costa Rica urges government to maintain IVF ban – San José, Costa Rica, Oct 13, 2010 / 09:50 pm ( CNA ).- The president of the Bishops’ Conference of Costa Rica, Archbishop Hugo Barrantes Urena, has called on the

Share this article on Facebook Dialogue needed in Middle East to prevent Muslim-Christian clash, says patriarch – Vatican City, Oct 13, 2010 / 07:10 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Without dialogue a “new clash” of the Muslim East and Christian West could result, said one Eastern Catholic

Share this article on Facebook Mastermind of Chilean miner rescue looks to become deacon next year – Cypress, Texas, Oct 14, 2010 / 05:56 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- On Wednesday, the world watched in anticipation as 33 Chilean miners finally began to emerge through a narrow

Share this article on Facebook Pope Benedict to canonize six next Sunday – Vatican City, Oct 14, 2010 / 11:06 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- This coming Sunday Pope Benedict XVI will raise six Catholics, all consecrated religious, to the ranks of

Share this article on Facebook Sudanese cardinal unharmed after failed assassination at Mass – Khartoum, Sudan, Oct 14, 2010 / 02:55 am ( CNA ).- A would-be assassin failed to harm Cardinal Gabriel Zubeir Wako during an Oct. 10 Mass celebrating the feast of St.

Share this article on Facebook Synod side notes: Calls made for ‘priests without borders,’ and more respect for patriarchs – Vatican City, Oct 14, 2010 / 02:07 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Any gathering of the world’s bishops is bound to produce a number of interesting sidebar conversations and

Share this article on Facebook Window light campaign intended to ‘reclaim’ Halloween as Christian holiday – London, England, Oct 14, 2010 / 12:43 am ( CNA ).- In an international effort to “reclaim” Halloween as a “joyful” Christian celebration, a founder of a U.K.-based

Catholic Online > International News

Share this article on Facebook Chilean miner rescue successful, all 33 pulled to safety – The world held its breath – and exhaled to shouts of joy and triumph as all 33 trapped Chilean miners were pulled …

Catholic Online > Politics

Share this article on Facebook Tea Party-backed candidate rakes in $5.4 million in 3rd Quarter – Representative Michele Bachmann, a Republican from Minnesota heartily endorsed by the Tea Party has raised an …

Catholic Online > U.S. News

Share this article on Facebook Mysterious floating object reported over Manhattan – A shiny object flying high over Manhattan’s West Side set off excitement that the world was experiencing …

Share this article on Facebook U.S. Hispanics enjoy longevity over blacks, whites – Currently, Hispanics in the United States enjoy a longer life span than the typical American white of black man. …

Catholics Come Home Blog

Share this article on Facebook Meeting Christ in the Saints – “Devotion to a particular saint always means that the saint in question is held in high personal regard. Not only do we have particular reverence for the saint, but we

CBCP News – Diocesan News

Share this article on Facebook Mati launches Vocation month – MATI, Oct. 14, 2010—The diocese of Mati launched its observance of Vocation Month with a Eucharistic Mass and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament in three separate

Share this article on Facebook MILF doubts gov’t sincerity in forging peace in Mindanao – CAGAYAN DE ORO City, Oct. 15, 2010—The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) has expressed doubts on the Aquino administration’s sincerity to achieve lasting peace in

Creative Minority Report

Share this article on Facebook Dem Congressman: The Constitution is Wrong – I know for years our elected officials have ignored the Constitution but they’re not supposed to say their true feelings in public. But here it is – a Dem congressman

Share this article on Facebook Did Bristol Palin Go A Little Too Far? – For Bristol Palin, a teen mother who has publicly endorsed a “pause before your play” kind of abstinence, maybe this wasn’t a great idea. Look, I understand the Rumba is

Share this article on Facebook McMarriage. Really. – Could there be a story more indicative of our times? McDonalds in Hong Kong are now offering up their restaurants for wedding ceremonies as well as receptions. Yeah,

Share this article on Facebook Public Funds for Gay Bars – You want THE most outrageous story of the day this has got to be it. The state of Arkansas is funding a gay bar. Seriously. Tolbert Report : A non-profit organization

Share this article on Facebook The Catholic Or The Commie? – Well the debate between Senate candidates O’Donnell and Coons happened last night in Delaware wherein took place this little exchange. “I would argue that more people

Share this article on Facebook Urgent Prayer Request – CMR friend Adam Wilson of the Cardinal Newman Society just informed me that a young wife and mother has been rushed to the hospital. “I just learned that a close friend,

EWTN News

Share this article on Facebook Canonization Preview: Italian, Spanish Nuns From Early 1900s – On October 17, Pope Benedict will canonize six religious, two of whom founded religious institutes in historically Catholic nations. Beatified in 1996, Bl. Cándida María

Share this article on Facebook Fifth General Congregation – VATICAN CITY, 13 OCT 2010 (VIS) – The Fifth General Congregation of the Special Assembly for the Middle East of the Synod of Bishops was held this afternoon in the

Share this article on Facebook Mass Attendance In Diocese Up 7% Following ‘Catholics Come Home’ Ads – Mass attendance in the Diocese of Green Bay increased 7.4% following the airing of commercials produced by Catholics Come Home, according to a diocesan survey. 53% of

Share this article on Facebook Papal Audiences for Oct 14 – VATICAN CITY, 14 OCT 2010 (VIS) – The Holy Father yesterday received in separate audiences: – Cardinal Joachim Meisner, archbishop of Cologne, Germany. – Rabbi David

Share this article on Facebook Pontifical Acts for Oct 14 – VATICAN CITY, 14 OCT 2010 (VIS) – The Holy Father appointed Bishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller M.Sp.S., auxiliary of Chicago, U.S.A., as metropolitan archbishop of San Antonio

Share this article on Facebook Sixth General Congregation – VATICAN CITY, 14 OCT 2010 (VIS) – The Sixth General Congregation of the Special Assembly for the Middle East of the Synod of Bishops took place today in the Synod Hall

Faith and Family Live!

Share this article on Facebook 6 Tips for a Happy Marriage – Kate Wicker: Make your relationship a priority | Seven years ago I was a blushing bride dreaming of her happily ever after. After enduring a rigorous marital boot camp

Share this article on Facebook A Small Prayer Answered – Arwen Mosher: St. Jude comes through for the little guy | Our son is not a good sleeper, and it has exhausted my husband and me. For months we tried every trick we knew

Share this article on Facebook Love & Marriage – Danielle Bean: Coffee Talk: Marriage | (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 Mark, Set, Go! – Rachel Balducci: Tricking myself into work | Sometimes, I get overwhelmed. When piles of unopened mail stare at me from the counter, I start to ignore them. When my

Share this article on Facebook Solo Parenting and Fall Fun – Lisa Hendey: Join us for this week’s podcast and a great Cranberry Pie Recipe! | This week on the Faith & Family Live Cast (click here to listen or click on the player

Share this article on Facebook You Did It! Now Tell Us About It – Danielle Bean: Small Successes vol;. 87 | It’s important for moms to recognize that all the small successes in our days can add up to one big triumph. So on Thursday of

Share this article on Facebook Yum Yam – Arwen Mosher: Got sweet potato recipes? | Ahhh, autumn. When the mind turns to thoughts of… sweet potatoes. Well, my mind does, anyway. I lived a mostly

Fallible Blogma

Share this article on Facebook The Truth About First Trimester Abortions – Of the 1.2 million abortions that take place every year in the United States, about 88% – or 1.06 million – of them occur in the first trimester. So every time some

JIMMY AKIN.ORG

Share this article on Facebook Are the 15 Promises of the Rosary Reliable? – A correspondent writes: I was wondering if you could comment some time about some of these spiritual promises that allegedly attach to certain prayers or devotions. The

Share this article on Facebook Does Excommunication Send You To Hell?

Kresta In The Afternoon

Share this article on Facebook Archdiocese of Detroit Statement on the American Catholic Council – On the 35th anniversary of the dissident ” Call to Action ” conference of 1976, a group calling itself “The American Catholic Council” is promoting a Pentecost weekend

Share this article on Facebook Breast Cancer Earns Planned Parenthood $730,000 – LifeNews reports that the Susan G. Komen foundation donated over $730K to Planned Parenthood in 2009. The Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation has long denied that

Share this article on Facebook Catholic Answers has a new Youtube Channel – Catholic Answers just started posting videos on youtube only 2 weeks ago and already they have 325 subscribers. The new media offers messengers of the gospel of Christ

Share this article on Facebook The New Advent Online Bible Resource – If you haven’t yet, you might want to take a look at the online bible put together by newadvent.com It puts the Greek, English, and Latin text side by side in a way that

LifeNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Actors Calista Flockhart, Connie Britton, Tony Scott, Get Planned Parenthood Award – Los Angeles, CA (LifeNews.com) — The Planned Parenthood abortion business has always been close with the Hollywood elite and, last week, more than 300 people gathered

Share this article on Facebook New York City to Follow Baltimore, Austin in Attacking Pregnancy Centers – New York, NY (LifeNews.com) — The New York City Council is moving in the same direction as local officials in Baltimore, Maryland and Austin, Texas. Officials are

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Life Candidates Lead Senate Races in Wisconsin, Ohio, NH, Washington – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — A new slate of polls shows pro-life candidates holding leads in a handful of top Senate races, close in others and losing in Delaware.

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Life Group Backs Dino Rossi in Washington, Cory Gardner in Colorado – Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — A pro-life women’s group issued two endorsements today for candidates in Washington state and Colorado. The Susan B. Anthony List has

Share this article on Facebook Right to Life Responds to Ohio “Pro-Life” Democrat’s Complaint Against Pro-Lifers – Cincinnati, OH (LifeNews.com) — The National Right to Life Committee is fighting back against Steve Driehaus, the Ohio congressman who claims to be a “pro-life

Share this article on Facebook Study: Women Who Use Abortion Drug Experience More Pain, Emotional Distress – London, England (LifeNews.com) — The abortion drug mifepristone (more commonly known as RU 486) was supposed to be a panacea for women — allowing them to have safer

LifeSiteNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Agreeing to Disagree is Not an Option when Lives are at Stake – Commentary by Fr. Frank Pavone, Priests for LifeOctober 14th, 2010 (PriestsforLife.org) – It is dismaying to hear some pro-life politicians calling for a “truce” on

Share this article on Facebook Britain Needs Graphic Images of Abortion to Spark Debate: Christian Legal Centre Head – By Hilary WhiteLONDON, October 14, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Britain is “a society where there is a massive denial about the true nature of abortion” that needs to see

Share this article on Facebook California School District Sued over Threat to Terminate Principal for Endorsing Prayer Breakfast – SANTA BARBARA, California, October 14, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – An elementary school principal is filing a lawsuit against the Goleta Union School District after it

Share this article on Facebook Doctors Treat First Patient with Embryo-Derived Stem Cells – By Kathleen GilbertATLANTA, Georgia, October 14, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A California-based corporation has announced it has enrolled the first patient to undergo

Share this article on Facebook New Jersey Yanks Abortionist’s License – By Kathleen GilbertTRENTON, New Jersey, October 14, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – New Jersey’s Board of Medical Examiners has suspended the license of abortionist Stephen

Share this article on Facebook Paladino Apologizes for ‘Poorly Chosen’ Words Condemning Homosexuality – By Kathleen GilbertNEW YORK, October 14, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – New York Republican gubernatorial Carl Paladino has fallen out of favor with a local pro-family leader

Share this article on Facebook Philippine Bishop Says Excommunication for President Benigno Aquino ‘a Possibility’ – By Thaddeus M. BaklinskiMANILA, October 14, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Bishop Nereo Odchimar, President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines, said there

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Abort Frontrunner for Brazilian Presidency Fights Rising Tide of Pro-Life Sentiment – By Matthew Cullinan Hoffman, Latin America CorrespondentBRASILIA, October 14, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Dilma Rousseff, the current frontrunner in Brazil’s presidential

Share this article on Facebook Terrorism, Drugs and Attacks on Marriage, Chastity “False Divinities that Must be … – By Hilary WhiteROME, October 14, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In unscripted remarks in his opening day address to the Synod of Bishops of the Middle East on Monday, Pope

Share this article on Facebook Toronto Star Report on Adding Strippers to National Job Bank “Utterly False”: … – By Patrick B. CraineTORONTO, Ontario, October 14, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A Toronto Star report Wednesday claiming the Canadian government is set to add strippers and

Living His Life Abundantly

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop of Khartoun Narrowly Escapes Assassination Attempt – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist The Archbishop of Khartoum narrowly escaped injury when a man posing as a liturgical dancer at a Mass he ws

Share this article on Facebook Key Player in Chilean Miner Rescue Credits Faith and Prayer – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist One of the men who played a key role in executing the amazing rescue of 33 trapped Chilean miners says prayer and faith led him

Share this article on Facebook Susan G. Koman Donations to Planned Parenthood Decline – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist During the fiscal year 2008-2009, donations to Planned Parenthood by the Susan G. Komen Foundation declined by 10 percent.

Share this article on Facebook UK Bishops Call for “Night of Light” on Halloween – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist As a way to witness to the Christian faith on Halloween this year, Christians across the UK are being urged to place a light in

New Liturgical Movement

Share this article on Facebook Chiesa: Ratzinger’s Best Pupils are in Sri Lanka and Kazakhstan – From Sandro Magister today, Ratzinger’s Best Pupils Are in Sri Lanka and Kazakhstan . An excerpt: …Benedict XVI’s work to restore vitality and dignity to the Catholic

Share this article on Facebook Pontifical Mass at the Altar of the Chair of St. Peter’s – After the conferences of 2008 and 2009, the Italian Association Giovani e Tradizione (Youth and Tradition) and the Sodality Amicizia Sacerdotale Summorum Pontificum

Share this article on Facebook Solemn Mass, Buckfast Abbey, Devon – It seems that many of our readers are motivated to share some photos of various Masses going on in different locales — and we are only too happy to share them of

Share this article on Facebook The Other Modern: More from La Crosse, Wisconsin – Our friendly neighborhood Cistercian, Br. Stephen of Spring Bank, whose photos I featured on a post some months back about the former seminary of the La Crosse diocese

OSV Daily Take

Share this article on Facebook A conversation with the archbishop – This falls under the category of shameless self-promotion: You can tune into my conversation with Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York on the Catholic Channel (Sirius

Share this article on Facebook Phillies’ hitter keeps baseball in perspective – By Mary DeTurris Poust It’s that time of year, the season when baseball dominates the conversation and the TV screen. At least at our house. I live with two die-hard

Patrick Madrid

Share this article on Facebook Quote of the Day – “Game, set, match equals tennis. Set, match, run equals arson.” — Demetri Martin http://patrickmadrid.blogspot.com

Steve Ray

Share this article on Facebook Bible Quiz – Which of the following are NOT in the Bible? •      Cleanliness is next to godliness •      God helps those who help themselves •      Confession is good for the soul

The Anchoress

Share this article on Facebook A Gorgeous & Glorious Book! – A while back I received a review galley of Judith Dupre’s upcoming book, Full of Grace, Encountering Mary in Faith, Art and Life and although the proofs were in black

Share this article on Facebook Roundup for Noontime Reading – Busyness has made me remiss in letting you folks know about Patheos’ Religion and Faith Book Club , which is currently discussing Stephen Prothero’s God is Not One ,

The Splendor of the Church

Share this article on Facebook BAKIT HINDI NA NAKIKIPAG-USAP ANG DIOS SA TAO NGAYON DI TULAD NUONG LUMANG TIPAN? – St. John the Beloved resting on the breast of the Divine Master… He is enjoying the presence of the Son of God that Abraham, Moses, David and Daniel only wished to

Share this article on Facebook EXCHANGE WITH A MASON – Christ the King in Eternal Judgment, Sistene Chapel painting by Michelangelo Anonymous said… As a Catholic and Mason i am shocked by what i have read here. Fr. You

Share this article on Facebook Katanungan Tungkol sa Liturgical Abuses – Pater Noster of Fredolin Lieber Anonymous said… Dear Father, Tanong lang po tungkol sa Nuvos Ordo at Traditional Latin Mass.During the Lords Prayer,ang pag holding

Share this article on Facebook MOTHER by Cardinal Joszef Mindszenty in Hungary – The Madonna and Child with Saints by Jacopo Tintoretto THE MOST IMPORTANT PERSON ON EARTH IS A MOTHER. SHE CANNOT CLAIM THE HONOR OF HAVING BUILT SOMETHING MORE

Share this article on Facebook Princess Turned Poor Clare Nun to Be Canonized by Pope Benedict XVI – Blessed Camilla Battista da Varano Answered Vocational Call By Carmen Elena Villa ROME, OCT. 13, 2010 ( Zenit.org ).- On Sunday, Benedict XVI will canonize Camilla da

Share this article on Facebook SAYANG LANG BA ANG PRAYERS NATIN PARA SA SOULS WHO ARE ALREADY SAVED IN HEAVEN OR LOST FOREVER IN HELL? – Dormition of Mary in Medieval Art. Here the Apostles were shown not only venerating her body but also praying for the Eternal Repose of her soul even though they knew

Share this article on Facebook WHY THE DEFENSORES FIDEI FOUNDATION OPPOSES THE RH BILL – The Madonna and Child Why We Oppose the RH Bill The RH bill will make criminals out of Catholics who will speak out against the bill and who will refuse to implement its

USCCB News

Share this article on Facebook Pope Names Chicago Auxiliary Bishop Garcia As Archbishop Of San Antonio – WASHINGTON (October 14, 2010) — Pope Benedict XVI has named Auxiliary Bishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller of Chicago, 53, Archbishop of San Antonio. Archbishop-designate

What Does The Prayer Really Say?

Share this article on Facebook A cautionary tale for bishops who permit liturgical dance – My friend Fr. Blake, the great P.P. of St. Mary Magdalene in Brighton, gets a tip of the biretta for this    o{]:¬) From ICN: Sudan: assassination attempt on Cardinal An

Share this article on Facebook Bugnini: “I am the liturgical reform!” – Our friends at Rorate have posted something worthy of your attention. Bugnini: “I am the liturgical reform!”  [I can hear it.  Along the lines of “L’état, c’est moi!” he

Share this article on Facebook More on the new tapestry with the tiara on the papal coat-of-arms – The other day I and others posted about the change made to the tapestry that is hung from the window of the papal apartments in the Apostolic Palace when the Holy

Share this article on Facebook Prayers for a priest who will celebrate TLM for the first time – From a priest reader: Fr. Z, this Sunday I will celebrate my first public Mass in the extraordinary form. I have not yet done it in private either, but I’m practicing as

Share this article on Facebook Remember my question about the New Dicastery? – The other day I posted about the Motu Proprio establishing the new Consilium pro Repropaganda Fidei no, that’s not it… pro Promotione Novi Salvatoris … er um …

Share this article on Facebook Where is Pope Benedict’s liturgical vision getting traction? – The gentlemanly Sandro Magister has an interesting piece on Chiesa today about how liturgical vitality is found somewhere other than in Eurocentric regions. Ratzinger’s

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