Catholic Online: Suicides committed through falls or poisoning have risen significantly. Experts now fear that there could be many more unaccounted for, particularly in cases of overdose. “Suicides are terribly under-counted,” Ian Rockett, author of the study in the American Journal … Continue reading
Catholic Online: A weekend article in the Los Angeles Times expressed the surprise of some in the main stream media over Pope Benedict’s superb choice to Shepherd the faithful of San Francisco. ArchBishop Salvatore Cordileone will be installed on October … Continue reading
The Daily Star: The Melkite Greek Catholic archbishop of Aleppo has fled to Lebanon and his offices in the war-ravaged city have been looted, Vatican media said on Monday, amid fears over the fate of Christian minorities. More on this … Continue reading
LifeNews: A member of Congress has a sarcastic take on the controversy generated by the Obama administration over a White House visitors policy that requires pregnant women to register their unborn children when they check in at the front door. … Continue reading
Yes, Whoopie G, Barbara, and Joy are at it again, entertaining any dolt who’ll tune in to get the morning news along with their senseless, emotional commentary. Sorry Elisabeth Hasselbeck, I have never seen the show. I’ve read that you’re … Continue reading
This story has been modified since I first read about it Tuesday. LifeNews has the latest information here, here, here, and here.
I was checking out news items on the New Advent website and to my surprise there was a link to a website carrying an anecdote about Bishop Fulton Sheen having once spoken at Robert Schuller’s Crystal Cathedral. Afterwards, on their … Continue reading
The president of the Spanish soccer association, Angel Maria Villar, and the coach of Spain’s national team, Vicente del Bosque, dedicated the country’s World Cup trophy to St. James the Apostle on Dec. 27. The Spanish soccer team won the … Continue reading
New York Daily News.com: The new governor began his second day in office at 9 a.m. Mass at Albany’s Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, where he was urged to move forward with a sense of “evangelical daring” in his work … Continue reading
Catholic Online reports: Throwing aborted babies in the trash: Under current MI law abortion mills can place aborted babies and biohazardous waste in the trash as long as they’re dipped in formaldehyde beforehand … Deacon Fournier has a horrifying article … Continue reading
I have just read that the Patriarch, Ignace Joseph III Younan of Antioch, Syria, was one of the two “working” presidents of the recent Mid-East Synod in Rome. Perhaps he was the main intended target? Catholic Culture reports: Gunmen linked … Continue reading
Zenit has a good answer to this question here. One point the priest answering makes is this: “The same cannot be said for those who bow during the showing so as not to look at the host. While such a … Continue reading
Zenit News: A culture without children and without elderly people is seriously warped and unable to function, says the president of the Italian Episcopal Conference. Read more from Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco’s evocative sermon here.
The roadmap for the Holy See-SSPX doctrinal talks is established, according to the Rome-based French religious news agency, I.Media, as reported by Italian news agency ASCA. Please see RORATE CÆLI for details.