Mar. 24, 7pm—Mar. 25, 7pm
Archbishop condemns attack in Jerusalem – Rome, Italy, Mar 25, 2011 / 02:00 pm ( CNA ).- The apostolic nuncio to Israel and Cyprus responded to a March 23 terrorist attack in Jerusalem that left one dead and 40
Asia Bibi fasting for justice during Lent – Lahore, Pakistan, Mar 25, 2011 / 01:31 am ( CNA ).- Asia Bibi, the Christian mother condemned to death under Pakistan’s strict blasphemy law, is fasting and praying “for
Confession teaches humility to priests and penitents, Pope says – Vatican City, Mar 25, 2011 / 05:51 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Confession teaches both priests and penitents to be humble and aware of God’s forgiveness, Pope Benedict XVI
Godfather: Baby Joseph’s baptism shows life’s eternal destiny – St. Louis, Mo., Mar 25, 2011 / 06:11 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- The godfather of Baby Joseph Maraachli, whose fight for life has attracted international attention and
Indianapolis archbishop transferred to rehabilitation clinic – Indianapolis, Ind., Mar 25, 2011 / 03:38 am ( CNA ).- Archbishop Daniel M. Buechlein of Indianapolis was released from a local hospital and transferred to a
New book features in-flight interviews with John Paul II – Rome, Italy, Mar 25, 2011 / 05:03 pm ( CNA/Europa Press ).- Vatican spokesman Fr. Federico Lombardi recently announced the release of the book, “Traveling Companions,
Pope praises ‘legitimate diversity’ in meeting with Indian bishops – Vatican City, Mar 25, 2011 / 11:24 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Pope Benedict XVI voiced his appreciation of the Church’s “legitimate diversity” of rites and traditions, in a
Pope’s new book debuts on NY Times Bestseller list – New York City, N.Y., Mar 24, 2011 / 07:28 pm ( CNA ).- Pope Benedict XVI’s second volume on the life of Jesus Christ debuted in the number 10 slot on the March 27 New
US bishops reiterate commitment to fighting clerical abuse – Washington D.C., Mar 25, 2011 / 01:02 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan, the head of the U.S. bishops’ conference, reiterated the bishops’ resolve to
Doctors forced to operate without anesthesia in Libya – The notion of operating on the wounded or ill without anesthesia is a concept associated with the 18th century – …
Ivory Coast on brink of civil war, columnist warns – The globe is currently engulfed in crisis. Airstrikes and battles on the ground in Libya, a string of Middle East …
Mexican media sets guidelines for ongoing drug war – The ongoing drug war in Mexico has claimed thousands of lives – and the media there is agreeing on new principles …
NATO agrees to enforce no-fly zone over Libya – NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen told reporters in Brussels that the military alliance’s …
Yemen president talks tough against demonstrators – Addressing his supporters in a speech carried on state TV, Yemen President Ali Abdullah Saleh says that he was …
Gates: Syria should follow Egypt’s lead – It’s not yet known if the White House endorses U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates views on Syria, who …
Civil society urges PNoy to formally appoint Robredo, Acosta – CAGAYAN DE ORO City, March 25, 2011—Leaders of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Northern Mindanao made their collective stand known regarding transparency,
Congressman urges Senate not to ratify ARMM postponement bill – CAGAYAN DE ORO City, March 25, 2011—A lawmaker from this city’s second legislative district urged the Senate Thursday not to ratify the bill seeking the postponement of
Bigfoot is Dead!!! – I’m out. I’m done. No more Bigfoot. No more Yeti sightings. No more watching Sasquatch videos. I’m out. I’m turning my back. Bigfoot is dead to me. For years I’ll admit
Fr. Corapi Accuser A Disgruntled Former Employee? – Santa Cruz Media has released a statement concerning the Fr. Corapi situation. I think it would be an understatement to say that they’re siding with Fr. Corapi. While
Gonzaga To Host Vagina Monologues – Gonzaga University for the first time ever will play host to the controversial play The Vagina Monologues. It would appear that some students have been trying for a long
Obama Locked Out. Foreshadowing? – President Obama got locked out of the White House. Is it immature and ridiculous to show this video? Absolutely. And no I’m not attempting to use this moment to question
The Courage Of His Convictions – Men. Jobs. So many men find their identity in their jobs. So when a man loses his job it can be tough. It is particularly tough when a man is out of a job for an
Ultrasound Belt? See Unborn Baby 24/7? – Now here’s something definitely weird and possibly wonderful. It’s kind of an ultrasound belt that expectant mothers could wear that would constantly show their baby.
Archbishop Gomez On The Immigration Debate – In an address delivered at Catholic University of America, Archbishop José Gomez of Los Angeles sought to outline what I believe to be the root issues with US-Mexican
Dont Sell Land Or Emigrate, Lebanese Christians Urged – The provincial of the Discalced Carmelite friars in Lebanon is urging Christians there not to sell land or emigrate despite the economic difficulties they face. We
Holy Father Receives Prelates Of Syro-Malankar Church – VATICAN CITY, 25 MAR 2011 (VIS) – This morning in the Vatican the Holy Father received prelates of the Syro-Malankar Church, who have just completed their five-yearly
Papal Audiences for March 25 – VATICAN CITY, 25 MAR 2011 (VIS) – The Holy Father today received in separate audiences: – Bishop Vincent Paulos Kulapuravilai of Marthandom of the Syro-Malankars, India,
Pontifical Acts for March 25 – VATICAN CITY, 25 MAR 2011 (VIS) – The Holy Father: – Appointed Bishop Valter Dario Maggi, auxiliary of Guayaquil, Ecuador, as bishop of Ibarra (area 4,986, population
Pope Writes To The New Maronite Patriarch – VATICAN CITY, 25 MAR 2011 (VIS) – The Holy Father has granted the “Ecclesiastica Communio” requested of him in accordance with canon 76 para. 2 of the Code of Canons of
The Pedagogical Value Of Confession – VATICAN CITY, 25 MAR 2011 (VIS) – This morning Benedict XVI received participants in an annual course on the “internal forum” organised by the Apostolic Penitentiary.
An Angel and a Maiden – Sarah Reinhard: How I Learn From the Annunciation | Years ago, my mother-in-law introduced me to the Universal Living Rosary Association of St. Philomena, and I couldn’t
Cheese Or Font? – Rebecca Teti: a silly game for a Friday | Got a minute or two to waste on this feast day? Can you tell the difference between dairy products and type fonts? Bet you
Diaper Bag Quest – Arwen Mosher: Have you found the perfect one? | In a couple months we’ll have newborns in our house again, and this time I am determined: I will find the perfect diaper
Go Fish! – Rachel Balducci: it’s on the menu | I got one of those Press Release emails the other day from Piccadilly Cafeteria informing me of their updated menu that includes fish
Mountain of Papers – Robyn Lee: How do you organize your piles of mail? | I hate filing. I’ve hated it since I was a summer intern working at a corporate office. I remember the paper cuts,
Must See Sites – Rachel Balducci: How many have you seen? | I came across an interesting article yesterday, “15 places kids should see by age 15.” Looking over the list, our family is
Pets and Passings – Lisa Hendey: Join us for this week’s podcast! | This week on the podcast (click here to listen or click on the player above), Arwen, Sarah and I chat about the newest
School Daze – Danielle Bean: Coffee Talk: Education | (Join each day’s Coffee Talk discussion: Mon: Parenting; Tues: Open Forum; Wed: NFP; Thu: Marriage; Fri: Education; Sat/Sun:
POPE: Don’t Evangelize Jews! Really? – Pope Benedict’s remarks concerning Jewish individuals in his recent book Jesus of Nazareth (vol. 2) (GET IT HERE! GET IT HERE! ) have attracted considerable attention.
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Arkansas Bills OKd Licensing Abortion Facilities, RU 486 Drug – The Arkansas state House unanimously, on a 88-0 vote today, approved legislation to require any medical center giving out the dangerous RU 486 abortion drug to women to
Barbour Slams Barack Obama, Abortion Truce in Iowa Speech – Governor Haley Barbour, an expected Republican presidential candidate, slammed pro-abortion President Barack Obama on pro-life issues during a speech in Iowa today.
Catholic Seattle University Hosts Pro-Abortion Sen. Murray – Seattle University, a Jesuit Catholic school in Washington state, is under fire again from a pro-life Catholic group that serves as a watchdog for Catholic colleges and
Glee: Promoting Planned Parenthood’s Sex Education Agenda – Question: Besides MTV’s “Skins”, what TV show today is arguably corrupting our youth and promoting homosexual behavior and sexual activity more than any other?
Lautenberg: Pro-Life People “Don’t Deserve Freedoms in Constitution” – New Jersey Sen. Frank Lautenberg is coming under fire from pro-life advocates for comments he made at a recent rally Planned Parenthood staged to save taxpayer funding
Montana GOP Hears Abortion-Parental Notification Ballot Measure – Republican legislators in Montana are proposing legislation that would allow parents to know when their minor daughters are considering an abortion, so they can help
Planned Parenthood Confronted by 40 Days for Life Campaigners – Planned Parenthood is in trouble. And they have you to blame. Their federal funding (which accounts for one third of their total income) is threatened. They’re getting
Planned Parenthood Supporters Bash Mike Pence at Local Office – A couple dozen supporters of Planned Parenthood show up along with a bus the abortion business is driving across the country to defend its taxpayer funding from
Pro-Abortion Groups Target Pro-Life Bill Banning Abortion Funding – Three pro-abortion groups are mounting an all-out attack on a bill the House of Representatives will likely vote on soon that bans taxpayer funding of abortions across
Pro-Life Groups Keep Pressing for Planned Parenthood De-Funding – Sen. Chuck Schumer, the top Senate Democrat interfacing with the media on the media on budget negotiations, says House and Senate leaders are close to getting a final
Pro-Lifers Celebrate International Day of the Unborn Child – Citizens around the globe celebrated International Day of the Unborn Child today. It is a day to recall the remarkable journey of life each member of the human family
Sarah Palin Blasts Obamacare, Demures on 2012 Campaign – Sarah Palin doesn’t have any kind words for Obamacare this week as the controversial abortion-funding and rationing law marks its one-year anniversary. The former
Wausau, Wisconsin Library Censors Showing of Pro-Life Film – Attorneys from the pro-life Thomas More Society issued a letter today to Marathon County library officials demanding that the library rescind its decision to cancel a
‘Catholic,’ ‘Christian’ gay projects funded by homosexualist billionaire – by Kathleen Gilbert March 25, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Top ‘gay-rights’ groups claiming to represent Christians and Catholics, and at least one Jesuit-run college, are
Ready for a heart-warming story? Sisters for Life share on the Annunciation – by John-Henry Westen The Toronto Sisters for Life have released on the eve of the feast of the Annunciation (the celebration of the Angel Gabriel’s visit to Mary her
The tide is turning – by Students for Life of America Check out the new Students for Life video, shot during this year’s annual conference and the March for Life in Washington, D.C.
Feast of the Annunciation – Peter Paul Rubens, Annunciation, 1628 All the rich among the people shall entreat Thy countenance: after her shall virgins be brought to the King: her neighbors shall be
Fr. Aidan Nichols on the Anglican Ordinariate – Ordinariates are meant to evangelize, witness to unity, says Dominican scholar Written by Deborah Gyapong, Canadian Catholic News Friday, 18 March 2011 OTTAWA – The
Saint Francis and the Liturgy – A few weeks back, I mentioned the topic of Saint Francis and the Divine Office . Further to this subject, I thought some of our readers would be interested in this
Meet the men behind Mystic Monk Coffee – By Mary DeTurris Poust Sorry to have been away for so long. An abscessed tonsil has put me through the wringer for the past week, and I’m still not better. But, when I
900 New Converts in England – English Converts
#516 – The Story of St. Roch – “Stories from the Heart” is a daily radio program which features Catholic inspirational stories. The stories are uplifting, bringing the heart and soul closer to God. Each show is around 14 minutes.
Srs. Mary Veronica and Mary Jacinta! – Icing on the cake for this great feastday of the world-saving “Yes” , our dear friends the Dominican nuns of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Monastery in Summit, NJ has
Types of Catholic Commenters – Writer Max Lindenman, who usually adds a dose of cleverness to the food for thought offered in his column, “An Israelite Without Guile,” today gives us a spoonful of
Bishops Ask Administration to Weigh Use of Force in Libya in Light of Duty to Protect Human Life and Dignity – WASHINGTON (March 25, 2011)—As the U.S. and other nations take military action to protect the people of Libya from their own government, the U.S. bishops asked the Obama
USCCB Urges HUD Not to Include Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Among Protected Categories – WASHINGTON (March 25, 2011)—The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has urged the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) not to adopt a
25 March surprise! – Today is of course the day we celebrate the “fullness of time”. In the fullness of time, the Eternal Word, the Second Person, took our humanity into an indestructible
Annunciation – help! – OLDIE PODCAzT: Annunciation. This is the very Feast of the Incarnation. Today we celebrate that moment when our Lord elevated our humanity by taking our human nature
Catholic Herald DIGITAL: discount until 30 March – only £10 ($16) – I always look at The Catholic Herald, the UK’s best Catholic weekly. As a matter of of fact, I not only look at it, I now write for it too! That’s new since last I told
Confraternity of Catholic Clergy in the UK! – I am delighted to relate to the readership that there is now a Confraternity of Catholic Clergy in the UK. The British Province of St. Pope Gregory the Great. I am sure
LENTCAzT 17: Friday of the 2nd Week of Lent – These 5 minute daily podcasts for Lent are intended to give you a small boost every day, a little encouragement in your own use of this holy season. Yes, this is the
Should you ever advise someone not to become a Catholic? – From the UK’s best Catholic weekly, the Catholic Herald, comes this… with a quote from one of WDTPRS’s favorites… sorry, favourites, His Hermeneuticalness. Archbishop
Summorum Pontificum, Latin, liberals, TLMs, seminarians, Magic Circles and an Instruction – From Damian Thompson’s blog comes a piece about Latin, seminarians, the Extraordinary Form and liberal enemies of all of the above, with my emphases and comments.
Vingt ans après – Do you know where you were twenty years ago today? I do. Twenty years ago today, I was into the office rather early. The “office” I am talking about are the offices of
What will the art in the CTS Roman Missal be like? – On the site of the Catholic Truth Society, publisher of the new Roman Missal with the new, corrected ICEL translation, there are some images of … images in the new book.