Catholic News Headlines November 25 and 26, 2010


Nov. 24, 7pm—Nov. 26, 7pm

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Share this article on Facebook Giving thanks has life-changing impact, priest and psychologist says – Denver, Colo., Nov 26, 2010 / 07:05 am ( CNA ).- Fr. Charles Shelton –a Jesuit priest, psychologist, and the author of a new book on gratitude– says that the choice to

Share this article on Facebook On Thanksgiving, US Catholics count blessings and distribute them – Denver, Colo., Nov 25, 2010 / 06:46 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Given the civic holiday’s roots in religious gratitude, it’s not surprising that Catholics throughout the U.S.

Share this article on Facebook South Korean bishops call for peace after deadly artillery attack from North – Seoul, South Korea, Nov 25, 2010 / 05:21 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Following a deadly North Korean artillery attack on a South Korean island, the South’s Catholic bishops

Share this article on Facebook Temperatures fall, needs rise at Catholic Social Services – Lincoln, Neb., Nov 26, 2010 / 01:31 pm ( CNA ).- As the weather turns colder, more and more people across southern Nebraska turn to Catholic Social Services (CSS) for

Share this article on Facebook Tensions rise in Haiti as cholera spreads – Port au Prince, Haiti, Nov 26, 2010 / 06:05 pm ( CNA ).- The deadly cholera outbreak in Haiti is causing serious tensions inside the country and in the neighboring

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Share this article on Facebook Happy Thanksgiving 2010: We Pause to Give Thanks and We are Called to Love – ‘Yes, love makes us be. We exist because we love. If we don’t love, and every time we …

Share this article on Facebook The Sacraments: Direct, Intimate Encounters with the Living God – “The sacraments confer the grace that they signify. They are efficacious because in them Christ himself …

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Share this article on Facebook Praise Pouring in for ‘Light of the World’: Pope’s Book, Honest Reflection on Issues – Over the course of six one-hour interviews in July, Seewald asked the Pope a wide range of challenging and …

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Share this article on Facebook Nov 25 – Homily: Giving Thanks – On this national Thanksgiving day in America Fr. Bonaventure preaches on the need to give thanks to God and that this is the best means of exercising our citizenship and

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Share this article on Facebook Animal Rights Nuts Send HIV Infected Razors – Daily Mail reports: A neuroscientist who conducts experiments on animals was targeted by activists who sent him razor blades allegedly contaminated with the HIV virus,

Share this article on Facebook I’m Tired of the War on Christmas – I’m tired of the so called “war on Christmas.” Honestly. I don’t even like hearing about it. It’s Thanksgiving and I’m already tired of hearing about it. The whole thing

Share this article on Facebook NY Times Questions Rubio’s Faith – I find this a bit wild. The New York Times ran a story today on Senator elect Marco Rubio’s faith. You see, he calls himself a Catholic but he attends an evangelical

Share this article on Facebook Palin’s Thanksgiving’s Message to 57 States – This is absolutely hilarious. You all probably know that Sarah Palin had a slip of the tongue and said “North” instead of “South” Korea before correcting it a moment

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Share this article on Facebook Advent Musts and Movies – Tom and April Hoopes: User’s Guide to Sunday | Sunday, Nov. 28, is the first Sunday in Advent (Year A). Papal On Nov. 27, Pope Benedict XVI’s Advent begins with Saturday

Share this article on Facebook Grace for Thanksgiving – Danielle Bean: | Things will be a bit quiet around here as the bloggers take a break to enjoy the holiday weekend with their families. I hope that you know, dear

Share this article on Facebook Sneaky Turkeys – Lisa Hendey: Too cute not to share! | For those of you who are baking tonight, beware of sneaky turkeys!  Happy Thanksgiving all and thank you for the gift of your

Share this article on Facebook Teach Your Children Well – Danielle Bean: Coffee Talk: Education | (Join each day’s Coffee Talk discussion: Mon: Parenting; Tues: Open Forum; Wed: NFP; Thu: Marriage; Fri: Education;

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Share this article on Facebook Blogma Exclusive: Fr. Barron on the Key to Joy – I absolutely love this preview clip from Episode Two of CATHOLICISM (coming out Fall 2011). Never have the beatitudes sounded so relevant for me. I hope you’ll listen to

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Share this article on Facebook The Meaning of “Marital Intercourse” – Over on his blog, Steve Kellmeyer has a post in which he argues against the claim that recent Magisterial documents using the phrase “conjugal act” are only addressing

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Share this article on Facebook Archbishop Dolan: Pope cannot change Catholic teaching – New York Times By LAURIE GOODSTEIN Published: November 22, 2010 Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan of New York, elected president of the nation’s Roman Catholic bishops last

Share this article on Facebook Cardinal: Atheism Is Irrational – Cardinal Walter Brandmuller is underlining the irrationality of atheism, noting that only in God can the human person find fulfillment. The former president of the

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Share this article on Facebook Court Says Catholic nurse can’t sue hospital that forced her to assist abortion – by John Jalsevac Tue Nov 23, 2010 LifeNews.com Today the Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that a Catholic nurse who was forced by a New York hospital to participate

Share this article on Facebook In defense of L’Osservatore Romano – National Catholic Reporter by John L Allen Jr Nov. 24, 2010 Pope Benedict XVI’s surprising comments on condoms in his new book-length interview with German journalist

Share this article on Facebook Jesuit astrophysicist: Hawking’s theory on origin of universe is unscientific – Valencia, Spain, Nov 24, 2010 (CNA) Renowned astrophysicist and Jesuit, Father Manuel Carreira spoke out Nov. 23, noting that British scientist Stephen Hawking’s theory

Share this article on Facebook Muslim leaders: Don’t pardon Christian sentenced to death for blasphemy – cwnews.com Muslim religious leaders in Pakistan are urging President Asif Ali Zardari not to pardon Asia Bibi, the 45-year-old Christian mother of five whose death

Share this article on Facebook Prelates issue statements on cremation, note that burial is preferred – “While interment of the body remains the preference of the Church, after the manner of the burial of the Lord Jesus, the use of cremation is allowed,” Cardinal Justin

Share this article on Facebook Priest’s future hangs in balance after ordination comments – The future of a Western Port parish priest hangs in the balance after he went public with his view that women should be ordained in the Catholic Church. Father Greg

Share this article on Facebook South Korean bishops call for peace after deadly artillery attack from North – Seoul, South Korea, Nov 25, 2010 (CNA/EWTN News) Following a deadly North Korean artillery attack on a South Korean island, the South’s Catholic bishops called for

Share this article on Facebook The Pope will travel to Africa in November 2011

Share this article on Facebook Today on Kresta – November 24, 2010 – Talking about the “things that matter most” on Nov. 24 4:00 – Benedict XVI: Essays and Reflections on His Papacy We look at an extraordinary presentation of the first

Share this article on Facebook Today on Kresta – November 25, 2010 – Talking about the “things that matter most” on Nov. 25 4:00 – Jonathan Edwards: A Life Although probably best known for his fire-and-brimstone sermon, “Sinners in the

Share this article on Facebook Today on Kresta – November 26, 2010 – Talking about the “things that matter most” on Nov. 26 4:00 – New Bin Laden Tape Warns France Over Ban On Veils Al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden threatens in a new audio

Share this article on Facebook Vatican Lashes Out at China Over Bishop’s Appointment – The Vatican has issued a strongly worded condemnation of the illicit ordination of a new bishop in China. The unauthorized ordination was “a painful wound upon ecclesial

Share this article on Facebook Whoopi Goldberg Doesn’t Believe Japanese Attacked Pearl Harbor, Muslims More Persecuted Than Jews – Whoopi Learns a Few Things

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Share this article on Facebook Abortion Backers’ Science Resides in the Dark Ages – It’s becoming more clear to the American public that one of the greatest threats to the supposed “right” to abortion is science. Consider how far modern medicine is

Share this article on Facebook Abortion Vote Couple Should Join Christians Seeing Value in The Unborn – After experiencing two miscarriages, Pete and Alisha Arnold said they created the web site “Birthornot.com” and claimed they would decide whether to keep their unborn

Share this article on Facebook Alaska Planned Parenthood Lawsuit Ignores Will of the People – Like a pesky fly that keeps buzzing around and won’t go away, Planned Parenthood has once again proven that it cares less about the will of the Alaskan public. Using the

Share this article on Facebook British Pro-Life Group Upset by White Paper on Sex Education – The British government released a White Paper on Schools  yesterday that is troubling the pro-life group SPUC. The organization says the government’s approach to sex and

Share this article on Facebook Canadian Woman in Forced Abortion Ordeal, Parliament Votes on Bill Soon – A Canadian woman testified in court on Thursday about how she killed her boyfriend after he viciously attacked her following her refusal to have an abortion. The court

Share this article on Facebook European Court to Decide if German Woman Has Assisted Suicide Right – The European Court of Human Rights will be deciding a case involving a German woman who was denied the right to obtain lethal drugs for the purpose of taking her life in

Share this article on Facebook New Jersey Planned Parenthood Biz Closes Another Center – The New Jersey Planned Parenthood has closed another center thanks to pro-life Gov. Chris Christie cutting off the taxpayer funding the abortion business receives

Share this article on Facebook Portland Planned Parenthood Finishes Tax-Funded Effort to Build Abortion Center – The $12.5 million fundraising campaign that was responsible for building the new Planned Parenthood abortion facility in a historically Africa-American neighborhood in

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Abortion CEDAW Treaty Lacks Support in Senate Hearing – Last Thursday, a Senate subcommittee humored feminist activists by holding a hearing on possible U.S. ratification of a controversial women’s treaty. Senator Dick Durbin

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Life Advocates Bury Babies Found in Maryland Abortion Center Raid – In response to an abortion facility raid which yielded thirty-five bodies of abortion children, pro-lifers in Cecil County seek to bring dignity to their short lives.

Share this article on Facebook Survey: 300 “Doctors” Do Late Abortions, 140 When Baby Feels Pain – With controversial late-term abortion practitioner LeRoy Carhart getting national attention over plans to expand his abortion business, a little-known 2008 study is

Share this article on Facebook United Nations Partners With NGOs to Push Abortion in Africa – Earlier this month, a UN office partnered with abortion heavyweights to push for widespread legal abortion at a conference in Ghana, Africa. Conference participants

Share this article on Facebook United States Sees 53 Million Abortions Since Roe in 1973 – Americans saw a political milestone this month as more pro-life lawmakers were elected to the House of Representatives than ever before, but the nation also quietly

Share this article on Facebook Women Should Know Abortion Linked to Premature Birth – November is Prematurity Awareness Month, dedicated by activists to highlighting the risks of and impact created by preterm birth. According to the March of Dimes, more

New Liturgical Movement

Share this article on Facebook A Talk on the Dominican Liturgy in Washington D.C. – Readers of the New Liturgical Movement in the D.C. area may be interested in the following lecture, part of a series in preparation for Christmas. Brother Innocent

Share this article on Facebook Chabanel Psalms Now in Print – A guest article by Watershed composer Jeff Ostrowski I’m very grateful to Mr. Tribe for allowing me to share some information about a brand new Sacred music publication

Share this article on Facebook Sabbatical Day – FYI to those wondering, while not American and therefore not myself celebrating Thanksgiving today, it seemed like a nice opportunity for a little sabbatical day —

Share this article on Facebook Where Can Catholics Go to Learn Icon Painting? – I would recommend that any Catholic artist, even those wishing eventually to specialize in more naturalistic styles, spend at least part of their training learning to

OSV Daily Take

Share this article on Facebook Shaw: Vatican flubbed its media relations one more time – By Russell ShawThe first and perhaps most important thing to say about Pope Benedict XVI’s remarks on the subject of condoms and AIDS is that they in no way change the

Steve Ray

Share this article on Facebook Chinese Episcopal Ordination Valid? – My friend and Canon Lawyer Ed Peters writes: “Was the Chinese episcopal ordination valid? I almost blogged about the Chinese episcopal ordination ceremony last Saturday,

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Share this article on Facebook What Council of Church “leaders” Collected the NT Books? – I was just going through the Rose Book of Bible Charts, Maps & Time Lines . I find the book very helpful in many respects but was struck by the deceptive “factual”

Share this article on Facebook What do you think … – … of our cool new trailer for Egypt & Jordan? For more information, call Suzanne at 800-727-1999 or at sparran@ctscentral.net.

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Share this article on Facebook Food-No-Touchees; Defeated Again! – Thanksgiving Dinner…in a Cake! Is there a formal name for this phobia some people have about the foods on their plate… touching ? It is common to see children squirm and

The Splendor of the Church

Share this article on Facebook PRAYER VIGIL FOR THE NASCENT HUMAN LIFE – The Madonna and Child, the Blessed Virgin nourishes her Child by her own body COME & JOIN !!!! Prayer Vigil for the Nascent Human Life DATE: November 27, 2010 TIME: 5:30

What Does The Prayer Really Say?

Share this article on Facebook Archbp. Carroll’s “Prayer for Government” – The following prayer was composed by John Carroll, Archbishop of Baltimore, in 1791. He was the first bishop appointed for the United States in 1789 by Pope Pius VI. He

Share this article on Facebook Buying stuff for Christmas from monasteries and relgious – Given that this is the day when US retail stores hope to move into the black, thus “Black Friday”, I think we can give some attention to our own Christmas gift shopping

Share this article on Facebook Card. Burke’s first big sermon as Cardinal S.R.E. – From a sermon of now Cardinal Burke for the feast of St. Cecilia, virgin and martyr.  This was at the North American College as Mass of Thanksgiving for having been made

Share this article on Facebook China consecrates a bishop. Canonist Ed Peters comments. – I would like today to remind Catholic readers in America, especially, to be thankful for the blessings of a still society and the still free exercise of religion. You

Share this article on Facebook NCFishwrap: Getting it wrong about people who are getting it right. – When it comes to the Condom Conundrum the National Catholic Fishwrap is in full twit about the Pope’s comments concerning condoms. A couple days ago I nicknamed this

Share this article on Facebook QUAERITUR: applause in church for music – From a reader: I have complained on your blog and to this forum in the past about their practice of vigorously applauding the choir after the communion

Share this article on Facebook Rahab and the Condom Conundrum – We read in book of Joshua that the non-Jewish harlot Rahab hid Jewish spies under bundles of flax from her roof (Joshua 2:6). The fact that the harlot gave help to the

Share this article on Facebook Remember: The Pope knew what he was doing – I posted this: The Pope knew what he was setting off His Hermeneuticalness has a good piece about this too. Molotov cocktail of planetary magnitude Consider two points.

Share this article on Facebook The Feeder Feed: getting cold edition – It has been a while since I have posted photos of the feeders at home. I have the Z-Cam going with Radio Sabina now.  There are views of the feeders, which I

Share this article on Facebook WDTPRS POLL on Pope Benedict’s interview – Here is a couple quick WDTPRS poll: [poll id=”39″] Please give your reasons in the combox.

Share this article on Facebook World Health Organization praises Pope’s approval of condoms – The misrepresentations of the Pope’s words in his book-interview are ricocheting around, developing their own buzz. Get this: WHO welcomes the Pope’s statement on

Share this article on Facebook WSJ Opinion piece about the book interview with Pope Benedict – The Wall Street Journal has an article by Francis X. Rocca about Light of the World, the book-length interview with Benedict XVI. I wouldn’t really call this piece a

Share this article on Facebook Your good news and yesterday’s events – What is your good news?   Did you, in the USA, have a good day yesterday? For my part, I ate a bird.   This time it was duck.

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