Catholic News Headlines June 13, 2011


Jun. 12, 7pm—Jun. 13, 7pm

Catholic News Agency

Share this article on Facebook Massive ‘Christ of the Pacific’ statue to be unveiled in Peru – Lima, Peru, Jun 13, 2011 / 05:53 pm ( CNA ).- The 121-foot-tall “Christ of the Pacific” statue will be unveiled on a hilltop overlooking the city of Lima, Peru on June

Share this article on Facebook Spanish lawmaker takes oath of office before crucifix – Vatican City, Jun 13, 2011 / 02:03 pm ( CNA ).- Catholic lawmaker Juan Cotino took his oath of office for parliament in Spain before a crucifix to show that the faith

Share this article on Facebook Two new auxiliary bishops named for Archdiocese of Chicago – Chicago, Ill., Jun 13, 2011 / 05:29 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Pope Benedict XVI has appointed two Archdiocese of Chicago priests to become auxiliary bishops for the

Share this article on Facebook Vatican explains teaching on illicit ordinations – Vatican City, Jun 13, 2011 / 02:56 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- The Vatican issued a statement June 6 explaining the Church’s teachings on bishops ordained without the Pope’s

Catholic Online > Home & Family

Share this article on Facebook The Essence of Pentecost: Tracing the Jewish and Christian Roots of the Feast – An intrinsic connection exists between this Pentecost and the Pentecost of the Old Testament.As the people …

Catholic Online > International News

Share this article on Facebook Murder mystery ends with confession from 96-year-old murderess – The murder mystery of a political figure in the Netherlands has been solved, 65 years later with the confession …

Catholic Online > U.S. News

Share this article on Facebook California may have to release violent felons due to prison conditions – The Supreme Court has affirmed a lower court order that tens of thousands of violent felons in the California …

Share this article on Facebook California prisoner hospital expenses out of control – The town of Bakersfield, California has two hospitals that can both capably serve prison inmates, San Joaquin …

CBCP News – Diocesan News

Share this article on Facebook MILF, Mindanao lumads agree to ‘marry’ – CAGAYAN DE ORO City, June 13, 2011—The peace panel of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and leaders of several tribal groups in Mindanao agreed Sunday to “marry”

Share this article on Facebook Mindanao lumads urged to support Comprehensive Compact – CAGAYAN DE ORO City, June 13, 2011—The peace panel of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front has urged Mindanao lumads (indigenous peoples) to support its Comprehensive

Creative Minority Report

Share this article on Facebook 7 Reasons Obama is Like Lebron – 7 Reasons LeBron is Just Like Obama 1) Both “King James” and the “Obamessiah” were glorified as the greatest without ever actually doing anything. 2) Both tossed their

Share this article on Facebook Lying Father Jenkins Must Go – Uh Oh. I have gone and done it now. My latest piece at the Register is my own opinion and not necessarily that of the National Catholic Register. That said, I know I am

Share this article on Facebook Palin Email: “A Down’s Syndrome Baby will Expand your World” – It’s funny. The media downloaded 25,000 pages of Palin’s emails in an effort to destroy her and it may end up doing the exact opposite. While Trig was still in the womb,

Share this article on Facebook Rick Perry Smacks Up Obama on Abortion – Governor Rick Perry, who just last month signed a mandatory sonogram bill for mothers considering abortion, seems to be taking the gloves off a bit and is publicly

EWTN News

Share this article on Facebook Benedict XVI To Gypsy Community: You Are In The Church! – VATICAN CITY, 11 JUN 2011 (VIS) – This afternoon the Holy Father received two thousand Gypsies from various European countries. They are participating in a pilgrimage to

Share this article on Facebook Bicentennial Of Birth Of St. John Nepomucene Neumann – VATICAN CITY, 11 JUN 2011 (VIS) – Made public today was a letter, written in Latin and dated 8 May, in which the Holy Father names Cardinal Justin Francis Rigali,

Share this article on Facebook Bishop Calls For International Intervention In Central African Republic – A bishop in the Central African Republic has called upon the international community to provide the “necessary logistical and material support to the fight against the

Share this article on Facebook Papal Audiences For June 11 – VATICAN CITY, 11 JUN 2011 (VIS) – The Holy Father today received in separate audiences: – Cardinal Marc Ouellet P.S.S., prefect of the Congregation for Bishops, –

Share this article on Facebook Pentecost Was The Baptism Of The Church – VATICAN CITY, 12 JUN 2011 (VIS) – At midday today, following this morning’s celebration of the Eucharist in the Vatican Basilica for the Feast of Pentecost, the Pope

Share this article on Facebook Pontifical Acts for June 13 – VATICAN CITY, 13 JUN 2011 (VIS) – The Holy Father: – Appointed Fr. Thomas Aquino Manyo Maeda, secretary general of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Japan, as bishop

Share this article on Facebook The Church Was Catholic From The Very First Moment – VATICAN CITY, 12 JUN 2011 (VIS) – At 9.30 a.m. today, the Feast of Pentecost, the Holy Father presided at Mass in the Vatican Basilica. In his homily the Holy Father

Share this article on Facebook Vatican Spokesman Calls For Dialogue, Reconciliation In Syria – Describing the “persistent violence and apparent lack of solutions” in Syria as “especially worrisome,” the director of the Holy See Press Office called for “dialogue,

Faith and Family Live!

Share this article on Facebook Daily Readings & Homilies in Your Inbox – Danielle Bean: Meet my dear friend! | This is my friend Fr. Augustine Measures, OSB, whom I met online over five years ago. I stole this photo from his Facebook page.

Share this article on Facebook E-mealz Offer – Rachel Balducci: Take advantage! | This is for the many, many fine readers who were interested in E-mealz during our recent giveaway—now is the time to sign up. For a

Share this article on Facebook From Colic to College – 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 No Respect – Rebecca Teti: a cautionary tale about respect for the aging | As Danielle noted last week, I have reasons for beginning to take society’s lack of respect for the elderly

Fallible Blogma

Share this article on Facebook WWYD if you overheard a stranger considering abortion? – This is such an interesting and wonderful video (below). And it reminds us indirectly that people who have loving support from the people around them rarely get

JIMMY AKIN.ORG

Share this article on Facebook NOOK Is Here! – At long last the NOOK version of The Fathers Know Best is now available. YOU CAN DOWNLOAD IT FROM BARNES AND NOBLE HERE. YOU CAN ALSO GET THE KINDLE VERSION FROM AMAZON.

Kresta In The Afternoon

Share this article on Facebook Today on Kresta – June 13, 2011 – Talking about the “things that matter most” on June 13 4:00 – Solzhenitsyn: A Soul in Exile When 1999 turned into 2000, a lot of people asked, “Who was the Man of the

LifeNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Activists Push Bill to Legalize Abortion in Argentina – A debate over the legalization of abortion is taking place in Argentina following the approval of same sex marriage last year. A coalition of 250 organizations known as

Share this article on Facebook Arizona Court Holding Hearing on Pro-Life Abortion Law – The Arizona Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments tomorrow in Planned Parenthood Arizona v. Horne, a case the abortion business filed which challenges key aspects of

Share this article on Facebook BBC Showing Documentary Depicting Man Dying in Assisted Suicide – The BBC is coming under heavy fire from pro-life and disability rights advocates who are upset that the British television network will show a documentary tonight

Share this article on Facebook Chile a Model for How America Can be Pro-Life on Abortion – When speaking with students and adults, I often talk about how pro-lifers need to start envisioning a nation without abortion. Since 1973, abortion on-demand, in all

Share this article on Facebook Huntsman Closer to Presidential Bid But Not in GOP Debate – Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman says he is closer to officially launching a presidential campaign, but he will not be participating in tonight’s Republican presidential

Share this article on Facebook Indiana: Some Donations to Planned Parenthood Not Tax-Deductible – Relying on a new law that Planned Parenthood has taken to court to strip it of taxpayer funding under Medicaid, Indiana officials have said the abortion business is no

Share this article on Facebook Palin Emails: A Down Syndrome Baby Will “Expand Your World” – The media has bee intently focused on the personal and private emails former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin sent out during her time leading the state and, while they haven’t

Share this article on Facebook Republican Presidential Debate May Strongly Shape GOP Race – Tonight’s Republican presidential debate in New Hampshire, the site of the second primary battleground early next year, has the potential to shape the race for the GOP

Share this article on Facebook Rick Perry Hits Obama on Abortion Before Possible GOP Campaign – At a pro-life event for Hispanics over the weekend, Texas Gov. Rick Perry blasted pro-abortion President Barack Obama on pro-life issues. The comments come as the

Share this article on Facebook Second Texas Abortion Center Illegally Dumping Aborted Babies – A second Texas abortion center has been found by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) to have been illegally dumping the bodies of babies victimized by

Share this article on Facebook Tennessee Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz Loses Tax Funding – All but one county in Tennessee has revoked taxpayer funding Planned Parenthood receives now that the Metro Public Health Department will receive the $335,000 federal

Share this article on Facebook Texas Ultrasound Bill for Women Faces Pro-Abortion Lawsuit – A Texas bill that Governor Rick Perry recently signed into law now faces a lawsuit from a pro-abortion legal group not content to allow women to see images of their

LifeSiteNews.com

Share this article on Facebook No white flags here: Defending true marriage – by Chuck Colson June 13, 2011 (Breakpoint.org) – Proponents of so-called same-sex “marriage” often argue that same-sex marriage is inevitable and that legalizing these

Share this article on Facebook Operation Rescue interns’ car vandalized – 3rd incidence of vandalism in a month – by John Jalsevac June 13, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) – On Friday all four tires of the car of two young married interns with the pro-life organization Operation Rescue were

Share this article on Facebook Second abortion clinic illegally dumped aborted babies, say Texas authorities – by LifeSiteNews.com Austin, TX, June 13, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), has determined that a second Whole Women’s

Living His Life Abundantly

Share this article on Facebook Despite 1/2 Million Complaints, Home Depot Refuses to End Support for Homosexual Agenda – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist  In spite of receiving a petition signed by nearly a half million people asking the company to “remain neutral in the culture

Share this article on Facebook Harrowing Suicide to be Broadcast in UK as “Happy Event” – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist In a documentary meant to glorify euthanasia, Britain’s BBC2 is planning to air a show tonight in which a man is seen gasping,

Share this article on Facebook Michigan Priest Under Review for Participating in Forbidden Liturgy – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist In spite of a letter from Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron forbidding clergy in his diocese to participate in a Mass that took

New Liturgical Movement

Share this article on Facebook Contemplata Aliis Tradere – Readers of the NLM may be interested to learn that the English Dominican Province launched its new vocations video on Pentecost Sunday, which includes scenes from our

Share this article on Facebook F.S.S.P. First Mass in Krakow, Poland – We just showed some photographs of the priestly ordination of Fr. Marek Grabowski, F.S.S.P. in Krakow, Poland, which took place last Saturday (June 4th) in the church of

Share this article on Facebook Third and Final Day of the Chartres Pilgrimage – We continue our coverage of the Chartres Pentecost Pilgrimage on this the third and final day of the pilgrimage. Today we are pleased to highlight the presence of Bishop

OSV Daily Take

Share this article on Facebook Shaw: A feminist professor’s unintended agreement with pope on contraception – By Russell Shaw If you have access to the April 29 issue of The New Republic, take a look at a long review of several new books on abortion. The work of Christine

Steve Ray

Share this article on Facebook Galilee Treasures & New Adventures – PART I: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufhaFl5tb3A PART II:

Stories From the Heart

Share this article on Facebook #568 – The Basement Madonna – “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.

The Anchoress

Share this article on Facebook CUA re-embracing single-sex dormitories – I had the pleasure of meeting CUA’s new president, John Garvey a couple of months ago, and came away impressed with his energy and his obvious interest in his students.

Share this article on Facebook Greatest Baby Laugh, Ever – Adorable kid, adorable pup. My kids sounded just like this when they laughed — Elder Son while watching Winnie the Pooh, and Buster while playing with a sword… Click

Share this article on Facebook The Parent-Child Thing – It doesn’t always flow so easily , or so naturally, especially when the family has been shattered and new people are coming in and out of the framework. When I was 14,

What Does The Prayer Really Say?

Share this article on Facebook Any good news for the readers? – Do you have any good news to share?

Share this article on Facebook Committed to Catholic teaching or “aspects” of Catholic teaching? – Pat Archbold has a hard hitting piece at his place about the President of Notre-Dame University, which as you remember gave the most aggressively pro-abortion President

Share this article on Facebook Darning with faint praise? – A priest friend forwarded me a blurb from the Dan Schutte Newsletter. St. Louis Jesuits Honored Jubilate Deo Award Each year since 1996 the National Association of

Share this article on Facebook More American Catholic Council joy in Detroit! A local TV report. – There was a story on the local news about the American Catholic Council… Council… get it?  Council? Several points in the report were misleading.  For example, there

Share this article on Facebook Pentecost Sermon, reposted. – As some people are telling me, apparently that second audio file I posted, along with some excerpts of the Pentecost Mass at Assumption Grotto in Detroit, didn’t show up

Share this article on Facebook Pentecost: some music and a sermon – I was at Assumption Grotto in Detroit for Mass for Pentecost Sunday.  The Solemn Mass in the Extraordinary Form was intended to be dovetailed into the Call To Holiness

Share this article on Facebook Possible threat against Pope Benedict – Apparently some Islamic group said that the Pope would be an “easy target”, and so security has been increased. Security was considerably increased in the Vatican

Share this article on Facebook Putting things into perspective – From xkcd. Technorati Tags: epidural, server

Share this article on Facebook QUAERITUR: Lack of support shown to a convert. – From a reader: I joined the Church at this year’s Easter Vigil and am so glad to be Catholic. My family and most of my friends are very supportive, but there are a

Share this article on Facebook WDTPRS: Pentecost Monday – bondage to freedom, anxiety to peace – Today is Pentecost Monday during the Octave of Pentecost.  It is also called Whit Monday, a reference to the white garments of the newly baptized. We observe the Octave

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