Jul. 1, 7pm—Jul. 2, 7pm
Bishops of North and Central America urge countries to protect migrants – San José, Costa Rica, Jul 2, 2011 / 06:40 pm ( CNA ).- A group of North and Central American bishops say their governments must take responsibility for the legal
Chalice with special meaning headed to Alaska with priest – St. Louis, Mo., Jul 2, 2011 / 01:05 pm ( CNA ).- As Father Joe Classen makes the 5,000-plus mile journey to Alaska to start a new assignment, he’ll be taking along with
Denver archbishop says Supreme Court is wrong on video game violence – Denver, Colo., Jul 2, 2011 / 02:33 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Denver Archbishop Charles J. Chaput says a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision on video game violence is
Pope Benedict XVI welcomes 7000 pilgrims from southern Italy – Vatican City, Jul 2, 2011 / 01:06 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Pope Benedict gave his welcome and blessing to over 7000 Catholics from southern Italy on July 2. The pilgrims
Pope’s first tweet brings Vatican 50,000 Twitter followers – Denver, Colo., Jul 2, 2011 / 05:32 pm ( CNA ).- Pope Benedict XVI’s first tweet has catapulted the Vatican’s presence on Twitter to new heights. Thousands of Twitter
Opinion: The Next Wave – Making Patriotism Political – This is a hard enough time for those of us who affirm life from conception to natural death, marriage only between …
HLI Philippines consecrated to the Sacred Heart – CEBU City, July 2, 2011—The Cebu offices of Human Life International (HLI) Philippines were consecrated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus in a simple ceremony involving staff
RDC-10 approves Pulangi 5 project – CAGAYAN DE ORO City, July 2, 2011—The Regional Development Council of Northern Mindanao (RDC-10) has approved during an en banc session in Ozamiz City the proposed
Christian Population No Longer Falling In Holy Land? – Contrary to many reports, the number of Christians living in the Holy Land has stopped falling, and perhaps even increased slightly, according to the director of the
Russian Cleric Joined In Vatican Ceremony: A Hint Of Closer Ties? – A Russian Orthodox priest quietly joined in the Vatican ceremonies celebrating the feast of Sts. Peter and Paul on June 29. For several years, the Ecumenical Patriarch
Telegram For The Death Of Cardinal Sterzinsky – VATICAN CITY, 1 JUL 2011 (VIS) – Yesterday, Benedict XVI sent a telegram of condolence to Bishop Matthias Heinrich, auxiliary and diocesan administrator of Berlin,
The Pope Highlights The Importance Of Family-Run Farms – VATICAN CITY, 1 JUL 2011 (VIS) – This morning in the Clementine Hall of the Vatican Apostolic Palace, the Pope received participants in thirty-seventh Conference of the
View From the Laundry Pile – Danielle Bean: Coffee Talk: Homemaking | (Join each day’s Coffee Talk discussion: Mon: Parenting; Tues: Open Forum; Wed: NFP; Thu: Marriage; Fri: Education; Sat/Sun:
Looking for something do to over the long, 4th of July weekend? – Check out the very first episode of the Jimmy Akin Podcast! (If you haven’t already.) Episode 2 is in production now. Episode 001: Howdy! Is the Day of Our Death Fixed?
Sacred Heart Radio 10th Anniversary Conference – Dr. Ray Guarendi speaking right now. Teresa Tomeo spoke this morning, Al after lunch and Fr. Mitch Pacwa to close it out. Great day so far. Big congrats to SHR.
ANIMA CHRISTI – Icon of the Lord’s Crucifixion [Anima Christi] IT IS LATIN WHICH MEANS ‘ SOUL OF CHRIST’ [Soul of Christ Sanctify me] THIS IS A PRAYER ASKING JESUS TO SANCTIFY AND
CONTRADICTORY TEACHINGS OF JEHOVAH WITNESSES – A leper kneeling before Christ by Piero di Cosimo Contradicting doctrines and practices of JW: “To worship Christ in any form cannot be wrong…” (WT, 3-1880). “It is
HOT AIR FROM A COWARDLY HIDING ANTI-CATHOLIC – Like Satan and this Snake, our hidden opponent wants to attack us from his hidden position. GEB said… Hi, Call me GEB. You may already have some info about me. I
A glimpse from the Tour de France – I usually follow the Tour de France. I did some biking when I was younger. The Tour got off to a rocky start today, with some drama toward the end: massive pile-ups in
A monastic Mass broadcast. Vocations without hijinx ensue. – Andrea Tornielli passed this along from Vatican Insider of La Stampa. It is in Italian but here is the general line. The director of Tv2000, the television broadcast of
Austria – Where hell seems, in fact, to be prevailing. – When the Lord entrusted the Church to Peter and his successors He promised that it would endure. Hell will not prevail in the end. The Church will remain to the end.
Iced-tea and iced-coffee … want some? – A simple pleasure of a hot summer day is a glass of cold homemade iced-tea and iced-coffee I make jars of sun tea. Put your bags of tea, or tea ball, or even loose, into
LifeSite: A plea to U.S. Bishops: Please love enough to speak of the dangers of homosexuality. – LifeSite News has a piece by John-Henry Westen entitled: A plea to U.S. Bishops: Please love enough to speak of the dangers of homosexuality. Read the whole thing there,
Note to readers about the combox and registration – I have been getting many false or malicious registrations lately, and so I am being even more careful about approval of registrations. To post comments, you must be
Of 4th of July Space Station Flybys and Noctilucent Clouds – From Spaceweather: NOCTILUCENT CLOUDS: Last night, a bank of rippling electric-blue noctilucent clouds spilled across the Canadian border into the lower United States.
Request continues – May I please ask your prayers for the time being? I have two very pressing intentions. Yesterday in the post-Conciliar calendar was the Feast of the Sacred Heart and