Catholic News Headlines July 19, 2011


Jul. 18, 7pm—Jul. 19, 7pm

Catholic News Agency

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop Chaput urges confidence in the Gospel, as he goes to Philly – Denver, Colo., Jul 19, 2011 / 09:07 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- The entire interview with Archbishop Chaput can be read by following either of the links in this story.

Share this article on Facebook Christendom College founder Warren Carroll dies at 79 – Front Royal, Va., Jul 19, 2011 / 01:55 am ( CNA ).- Warren H. Carroll, a Catholic historian and founder of Christendom College, died on July 17 at the age of 79.

Share this article on Facebook Irish priests will refuse to break seal of confession if proposal becomes law – Dublin, Ireland, Jul 18, 2011 / 08:03 pm ( CNA ).- Catholic priests in Ireland are prepared to “strongly” resist a proposed law that would require them to disclose

Share this article on Facebook Mexican diocese responds to calls to replace bishop – Saltillo, Mexico, Jul 19, 2011 / 06:09 pm ( CNA ).- The Diocese of Saltillo, Mexico has responded to protests by an unidentified group who recently urged the diocese to

Share this article on Facebook Pope appoints Archbishop Chaput to Philadelphia archdiocese – Denver, Colo., Jul 19, 2011 / 04:01 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Updated at 8:51 a.m. MDT with remarks from the press conference in Philadelphia. Pope Benedict appointed

Share this article on Facebook Savannah diocese receives new bishop from Pope Benedict – Savannah, Ga., Jul 19, 2011 / 02:19 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- On July 19, Pope Benedict XVI appointed 59-year-old Father Gregory Hartmayer, OFM Conv., to lead the Diocese

Share this article on Facebook South Sudan bishop dies while celebrating Mass – Rumbek, South Sudan, Jul 19, 2011 / 03:44 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Catholics in South Sudan are mourning the loss of Bishop Caesar Mazzolari of Rumbek, who died at the age

Share this article on Facebook Vatican official exhorts Catholics to set aside Sundays for God and rest – Rome, Italy, Jul 19, 2011 / 01:48 pm ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Sunday should be a day for worship, rest and time with family and friends, said Monsignor Miquel Delgado

Catholic Online > Home & Family

Share this article on Facebook My Love/Hate Relationship With NFP: Is It Worth It? – I have a real love/hate relationship with NFP.  It’s a great tool for understanding and …

Catholic Online > International News

Share this article on Facebook Boat intended to reach Gaza peacefully intercepted by Israeli forces – A French yacht that originally declared an Egyptian port – and then redirected towards Gaza in an act of protest …

Share this article on Facebook Death squads reported on streets of Syrian town of Homs – In the Syrian city of Homs, a resident has told journalists that Syrian troops along with armed groups acting in …

Share this article on Facebook South America becoming major player on world oil markets – Latin America and the Caribbean have increasingly played a more important part in the world’s oil …

Catholic Online > U.S. News

Share this article on Facebook Federal Court Orders Ten Commandments Removed From Florida Courthouse – The decision is an example of governmental hostility toward religious faith …

Share this article on Facebook Sandro Magister Interviews Archbishop Designate of Philadelphia Charles J. Chaput – I’m coming from a little diocese a long way from Rome. I can’t imagine the burdens carried by …

Share this article on Facebook Savannah Diocese Receives New Bishop from Pope Benedict – The bishop-elect currently serves as the pastor of St. John Vianney parish in the Archdiocese of Atlanta and will …

CBCP News – Diocesan News

Share this article on Facebook RWC-SER chair admits readiness for bilateral talks – CAGAYAN DE ORO City, July 19, 2011—The chairperson of the government’s Reciprocal Working Committee on Socio-Economic Reforms (RWC-SER) exuded confidence that his

Creative Minority Report

Share this article on Facebook Father of the Year Tries to Saw Son’s Cast Off – Let’s see if you can guess the end of this story. OK? NBC Miami is reporting: Lawrence Roberts, 33, arrived at his son’s house in a white pick-up truck around 11 a.m. on

Share this article on Facebook God No Longer “Father” of UCC? – What can you even say about the United Church of Christ? They are now deleting the term “Heavenly Father” from their literature in an effort to be sensitive or

Share this article on Facebook Philadelphia Needs Its New Archbishop – I couldn’t be happier with the news that Archbishop Chaput is coming to Philadelphia. Maybe this news will bring some much needed sunshine and put an end to the storm

Share this article on Facebook Rupert Murdoch’s Wife Attacks Attacker – Kudos to Rupert Murdoch’s wife for going all grizzly on her husband’s attacker. The guy was doing the lefty attack thing with a pie but didn’t get too close but close

Share this article on Facebook Town Seeks to Ban Free Speech. Seriously. – I honestly thought this was some kind of viral joke when I first saw it but after looking around, it seems to be horribly true. A small Arkansas town is attempting to

Share this article on Facebook Vid: Abp. Chaput Charms Philly – Roman Catholic High School presents Abp. Chaput with some Philly style gifts and Abp. has some funny comments and gets a few laughs. HT Philly.com

EWTN News

Share this article on Facebook Aid For The People Of The Horn Of Africa – VATICAN CITY, 19 JUL 2011 (VIS) – The Pontifical Council “Cor Unum” today released the following communique: “As the Holy Father Benedict XVI recalled in an appeal he

Share this article on Facebook Angelus: Recognising The Primacy Of God The Father – VATICAN CITY, 17 JUL 2011 (VIS) – At midday today Benedict XVI appeared at the balcony overlooking the inner courtyard of the Apostolic Palace at Castelgandolfo, to pray

Share this article on Facebook Benedict XVI Receives Prime Minister Of Malaysia – VATICAN CITY, 18 JUL 2011 (VIS) – The Holy See Press Office released the following communique at midday today: “This morning the Holy Father Benedict XVI received in

Share this article on Facebook Declaration Concerning Illegitimate Ordination In China – VATICAN CITY, 16 JUL 2011 (VIS) – At midday today the Holy See released an English-language declaration regarding the episcopal ordination of Fr. Joseph Huang Bingzhang,

Share this article on Facebook Marriage Cannot Be Redefined By Decree: USCCB Official – In her more recent monthly column devoted to Catholic issues from a Latino perspective, the assistant director of media relations at the United States Conference of

Share this article on Facebook Pontifical Acts for July 18 – VATICAN CITY, 18 JUL 2011 (VIS) – The Holy Father: – Appointed Fr. Jose Manuel Garcia Cordeiro, rector of the Pontifical Portuguese College in Rome, as bishop of

Share this article on Facebook Pontifical Acts for July 19 – VATICAN CITY, 19 JUL 2011 (VIS) – The Holy Father: – Appointed Bishop Marcelo Sanchez Sorondo, chancellor of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences and of the Pontifical

Share this article on Facebook The Holy Father Calls For Aid To Somalia – VATICAN CITY, 17 JUL 2011 (VIS) – After praying the Angelus today in the inner courtyard of the Apostolic Palace at Castelgandolfo, the Pope spoke of the “deep concern

Share this article on Facebook UK Christian Leaders: Remember Holy Land Christians – rchbishop Vincent Nichols of Westminster and the Anglican primate, Archbishop Rowan Williams of Canterbury, are hosting a conference on July 18-19 to draw attention to

Share this article on Facebook Vatican Spokesman: Do Not Forget Somalia – The director of the Holy See Press Office has devoted his weekly editorial to Somalia, a land where “countless victims” have suffered from “fundamentalist hate.” “The

Faith and Family Live!

Share this article on Facebook Be Heard – Danielle Bean: Coffee Talk: Open Forum | (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 Church News – Lisa Hendey: Where do you turn for news and information? | The blogosphere is abuzz this afternoon with commentary and speculation about the appointment of a new

Share this article on Facebook Meet Philly’s New Archbishop – Rebecca Teti: he’ll make Danielle happy | As Lisa indicated obliquely yesterday, the Pope has appointed a new archbishop of Philadelphia: Archbishop Chaput. Here’s an

Fallible Blogma

Share this article on Facebook 10 Lessons I Learned Starting My Family and My Business – I’m what you’d call a “stay-at-home Dad.” I’m also the founder and CEO of my own company. What all of that means – when you have a 4-month-old and a 2-year-old – is that

JIMMY AKIN.ORG

Share this article on Facebook Good News, But . . . Eeew! – Suppose you’re a snail. The bad news: You may be eaten by a bird. The good news: You’ve got a 15% chance of surviving the experience! GET THE STORY.

Share this article on Facebook Negimaki (Japanese beef & green onion roll–naturally low carb!)

Kresta In The Afternoon

Share this article on Facebook Ahead of hospital merger, Kentucky newspaper rips Catholic influence – Calling upon Kentucky’s governor and Louisville’s mayor to intervene, the leading newspaper in Kentucky is blasting a pending merger between University of Louisville

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop Chaput urges confidence in the Gospel, as he goes to Philly – Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, who will soon leave the Archdiocese of Denver to become the new Archbishop of Philadelphia, says his new archdiocese could emerge stronger

Share this article on Facebook Cartoon of the Day – Obama Holds Hostage

Share this article on Facebook Catholic Parishes Closing While Catholic Population Grows – The number of Catholic parishes in the United States fell from 19,620 in 1990 to 17,784 in 2010–a drop of about 10%–according to a study conducted by the Center for

Share this article on Facebook Gay Indoctrination in CA – The California governor has signed into law a bill that will not simply require a “gay history” curriculum. It requires a form of “indoctrination” that will label

Share this article on Facebook In Defiance of Law, Islamic Schools Keep Veil in French Classrooms – In light of the banning of “religious signs” in public schools across France, some Muslim groups are financing new Islamic Faith Schools — giving girls who want to wear

Share this article on Facebook Of weeds and wheat and the troubles of the Church in Ireland – By Phil Lawler July 18, 2011 At Mass yesterday, as I listened to the Gospel reading, my thoughts turned toward the embattled Catholic Church of Ireland. To be sure, the

Share this article on Facebook Outrageous Statement of the Day – “The Beckhams, and others like London mayor Boris Johnson, are very bad role models with their large families. There’s no point in people trying to reduce their carbon

Share this article on Facebook Red Wings Goalie Osgood Retires – Detroit Free Press : Detroit Red Wings goaltender Chris Osgood has topped 400 NHL victories, and has three Stanley Cups to his name, two of them as the starting

Share this article on Facebook Today on Kresta – July 19, 2011 – Talking about the “things that matter most” on July 19 Guest Host: Peter Herbeck 4:00 – Loving in the Truth Those Involved in the Gay Lifestyle Fr. Roger Landry , a

Share this article on Facebook US bishops to host vocation fair at World Youth Day – EWTN News : The U.S. bishops’ conference will host its first-ever vocations fair at a World Youth Day in Madrid on August 17. “This is a tremendous opportunity to invite

LifeNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Assisted Suicide, Rationing Promoted as Health Care Cost Savings – I told you so.  I have said for almost as many years as I have engaged in anti assisted suicide advocacy that eventually killing (ending life) would come to be seen as a

Share this article on Facebook Board: Obamacare Should Force Coverage of Birth Control, Abortion Drugs – A new report issued by the influential Institute of Medicine today recommended to the Obama administration that it force insurance companies to pay for birth control

Share this article on Facebook Fox Analyst Margaret Hoover Wants GOP to Drop Pro-Life Stance – Fox News analyst Margaret Hoover appeared on the O’Reilly Factor and encouraged the Republican Party to drop its long-standing pro-life views for fear of losing

Share this article on Facebook NPR, Planned Parenthood Mislead on Abortion Nature of Ella Drug – NPR’s “Birth Control Without Copays Could Become Mandatory” gravely misleads its audience on the extent of pro-life Americans concerns about the health care reform law’s

Share this article on Facebook Planned Parenthood Wrong to Promote Sex Rights for Kids – Last week, the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) released their new publication just time for next week’s United Nation’s 2011 International Year of the

Share this article on Facebook Pro-Life Groups, Catholic Bishops Blast Obamacare Recommendations – Leading pro-life groups and the nation’s Catholic bishops are speaking out against today’s recommendations from the Institute of Medicine that the Obama administration

LifeSiteNews.com

Share this article on Facebook Mexican politicians seek to redefine embryo to allow commercialization – by LifeSiteNews staff July 19, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A coalition of Mexican liberal and socialist parties are proposing to redefine human life to allow the

Share this article on Facebook Mexican pro-lifers file human rights complaint over murder of 61,000 unborn babies – by LifeSiteNews.com MEXICO CITY, July 19, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Mexico’s National Pro-Life Committee (Provida), the country’s largest and most prominent pro-life

Share this article on Facebook Russian President signs law mandating health warnings on abortion advertising – by Hilary White, Rome Correspondent MOSCOW, July 19, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Dmitry Medvedev, the president of the Russian Federation, has signed a new law that

Share this article on Facebook Using NFP to halt overpopulation? – by Stephen Phelan “Population growth imperils society” blares the headline on ucanews.com, a web site that bills itself as “Asia’s most trusted independent Catholic news

Living His Life Abundantly

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop Chaput Said to be Pope’s “Personal” Choice to Head Philly Archdiocese – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist Pope Benedict XVI’s appointment of Denver Archbishop Charles J. Chaput to head the embattled Archdiocese of Philadelphia is

Share this article on Facebook New York to Cash-in on Same-Sex Wedding Tourism – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist With the state’s same-sex marriage law scheduled to go into effect this Sunday, New York is planning to cash in on what they

Share this article on Facebook Potter Expert Criticizes Positive Review of Film in Vatican Newspaper – By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS Staff Journalist Michael D. O’Brien, one of the world’s foremost experts on Harry Potter, says the positive review of the latest Potter film

New Liturgical Movement

Share this article on Facebook Book Review: Work of Human Hands: A Theological Critique of the Mass of Paul VI, Anthony Cekada – Anthony Cekada, Work of Human Hands: A Theological Critique of the Mass of Paul VI, Philothea Press, West Chester, Ohio 2010, 445 pp pb. ( Product Link ) by Dr. Alcuin

Share this article on Facebook ICRSS Ordinations in Florence – This past July 7th, Cardinal Burke ordained four new priests for the ICRSS at the beautiful Florentine church of San Michele e Gaetano. A full photo gallery can be

OSV Daily Take

Share this article on Facebook Archbishop Chaput to lead Philadelphia – Photo by James Baca By Mary DeTurris Poust Yesterday it was rumored and then reported by unnamed sources. Today it is official: Pope Benedict XVI has named Archbishop

Steve Ray

Share this article on Facebook Questions I Answered on Catholic Answers Live – The link for archived streaming audio is here . More listening options can be found here . One listener wrote, “‘i’ve started catching your show on my way home from

Stories From the Heart

Share this article on Facebook #385 – She Wove a Perfect Web – “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 Chaput = “SHAP-yoo” — UPDATED – An interview from 2008: (H/T) UPDATE: Okay. SHAPyoo seems to be the winner. And here is a really good piece by Dave Gibson on the man. Click here to view the embedded

Share this article on Facebook Muldoon’s Sex and Christianity – Tim Muldoon has begun a series in his column space, Culture at the Crossroads , on the huge subject of Christianity and Sex: From Part I : What I will propose is the

Share this article on Facebook Swords, Chaput, Wheat and Weeds – UPDATED – My Tuesday Column over at First Things this week addresses what seems to me to be the unseemly amount of fretting being done by people of faith: Perhaps it is because so

Share this article on Facebook Tumbling America and the Narrative Thrust UPDATED – America is in the process of tumbling: she has one party interested only in “remaking” America with or without the constitution’s guidance; it is a party become so

USCCB News

Share this article on Facebook Pope Accepts Resignation of Cardinal Rigali of Philadelphia, Names Archbishop Chaput to Succeed Him; Accepts Resignation of Bishop Boland of Savannah, Georgia, Names Franciscan Pastor to Succeed Him – WASHINGTON—Pope Benedict XVI has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Justin Rigali, 76,  from the pastoral governance of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and named

What Does The Prayer Really Say?

Share this article on Facebook Bp. Finn (D. KC-St.J): Will China Buy Our Silence About Persecution of Catholics? – From the most excellent Bishop of Kansas City-St. Joseph, Most Rev. Robert Finn, appearing on the blog of the Catholic Key. My emphases and comments. Will China Buy Our

Share this article on Facebook Congratulations to Philadelphia – WDTPRS extends congratulations to the people of Philadelphia for the appointment of His Excellency Most Rev. Charles Chaput as their new Archbishop!  Condolences to the

Share this article on Facebook Great animated movies – Tonight I caught a few minutes of The Incredibles.  This is a fun movie.  This movie has it all, for adults of a certain age.  I’m a sucker for super-hero movies anyway

Share this article on Facebook Ireland: priests will refuse to break seal of confession if proposal becomes law – In Ireland From CNA comes: Irish priests will refuse to break seal of confession if proposal becomes law  [Really?] By Katherine Veik Dublin, Ireland, Jul 18, 2011 /

Share this article on Facebook New Mars Rover News – We haven’t forgotten poor Spirit, but… NASA to Announce Landing Site for New Mars Rover July 18, 2011 WASHINGTON — NASA and the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space

Share this article on Facebook RECENT POSTS OF INTEREST and THANKS – Many thanks to those of you who have sent kind notes. Also, thanks to those who have asked for prayers. I have had a huge increase of those and you are improving my

Share this article on Facebook Z-Cam and Radio Sabina revived for a while – I have turned on the Z-Cam and Radio Sabina for a while, streaming prayers, including whole chaplets of the Rosary in Latin and prayers for Pope Benedict.

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