French bishop: Fear the 'epidemic of fear' more than coronavirus

Belley, France, Mar 4, 2020 / 04:37 pm (CNA).- People should be more concerned about the epidemic of fear than the coronavirus outbreak, Bishop Pascal Roland of Belley-Ars has said. “More than the epidemic of coronavirus, we should fear the epidemic of fear! For my...

Matka Chrzestna, Córka Chrzestna, and the Naughty Dog

We are back from Poland, and I have a new goddaughter. Her daddy loves privacy, so no photo. Maybe I will be successful at blotting her sweet little head out of a photo of her with me, and then at least you can admire her christening gown, which was made by an English...

Who Really Wrote Roe v. Wade?

By Sue Ellen Browder | Several years ago, while writing a book that included some history on the feminist movement, I traveled to the U.S. Library of Congress to read the Blackmun Papers. During… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

The Way Back

Lisa M. Hendey reviews “The Way Back”: more than just another sports-themed film, it centers on the potential each of us has to rise from the ashes of our own failures. Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Same-sex “marriages” can never be “better” than real matrimony

Courtesy of an essay titled “How to Make Your Marriage Gayer” (Feb. 13, 2020) readers of the New York Times were informed that if straight couples want more satisfying marriages they need to “take a few lessons […] Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Malone suspended priest secretary who leaked chancery tapes

Buffalo, N.Y., Mar 4, 2020 / 03:00 pm (CNA).- The day before he left his office, Bishop Richard Malone of Buffalo forbade his former priest secretary from celebrating sacraments, after the priest leaked audio recordings that showed Malone knew about clerical sexual...

The never ending story of abortion statistics in Canada

Further to my post on Canada’s abortion statistics, I have done a four year comparison between CIHI’s and Ontario’s abortion numbers. As you can see the spread between CIHI’s and MOHLTC’s numbers increase every year between (2014 and...

He won’t win. So why is Brian Carroll running for president? 

Chicago, Ill., Mar 4, 2020 / 02:45 pm (CNA).- Gazing at the Chicago skyline from his upper-floor hotel room, Brian Carroll is excited to be visiting the Windy City. “I figured while the sun is shining, I might as well get out and see something,” the...

Pontifical universities close as coronavirus deaths in Italy surpass 100

Rome’s pontifical universities will temporarily shut down tomorrow, after Italy’s death toll from Covid-19 surpassed 100 people March 4. Italian officials announced March 4 that all schools and universities in the country will be closed March 5-15 because of the...