The Topophiliac Heresy and Biblical Teaching

Lifesitenews has an absolutely BRILLIANT piece by Cardinal Cordes on the errors of seeing the Amazon … or any other place … as a uniquely and theologically significant topos which is unspoiled and a source for us of authentic teaching and...

Quit Culture of Complaint

Pope in Bari Calls for Fighting ‘Cult of Complaint’ ‘Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you’ Pope to Bishops in Bari: Call on Government Leaders to Protect Religious Freedom ‘The persecution experienced…by Christian communities is a heart-rending fact...

Lent, again

I received an unusual number of comments about my Fat Thursday post, sent or spoken privately.  One reader was curious as to what a Traditional Catholic Lent really looks like, and another was cross because  he felt I gave a false impression of it. Still others are...

Father's bid to halt 8th month abortion makes headlines in Colombia

Bogotá, Colombia, Feb 23, 2020 / 10:00 am (CNA).- A late term abortion case has made national headlines in Colombia after a father lost a court appeal to save the life of his unborn son. Juan Pablo Medina became a national figure in Colombia in the first week of...

Jesus, Peter, Elijah and Elisha All Prayed for the Dead

By Dave Armstrong | All four raised the dead, and prayed for them before they were raised; therefore, they prayed for the dead, and it is recorded in Scripture. It’s inescapable logic: 1) Elijah: 1 Kings 17:17-24 (17:21: “Then… Read the Whole Article at its...

Msgr. James Vlaun, Bringing Faith Into the Kitchen

By Alexandra Greeley | For a Catholic priest who loves cooking and understands the connection between food and faith, Rev. Msgr. James C. Vlaun, CEO and president of Catholic Faith Network, of the Diocese of Rockville Centre,… Read the Whole Article at its...

Pope Francis: Ask God for the strength to love your enemies

Bari, Italy, Feb 23, 2020 / 09:00 am (CNA).- Ask God for the grace to love your enemies, Pope Francis said Sunday in a homily in the Italian city of Bari. “Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you. This is the Christian innovation. It is the Christian...