Dozens killed, missing after landslide in India

CNA Staff, Aug 12, 2020 / 05:16 pm (CNA).- A landslide in southern India has killed at least 52 people and destroyed dozens of buildings, including one Protestant church, in recent days. For nearly a week, Kerala state has faced monsoon rainfalls and flooding,...

God Never Puts Two Spoons Together

By Kathy Schiffer | They say that there are two kinds of people in the world: those who always finish their sentences, and those who… In our happy household, there is one of each kind. My husband always finishes his… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Is Democracy Worth Defending?

By Joseph Pearce | Surely nobody in this day and age has the temerity to suggest that there’s anything wrong with democracy? Surely I am not doing so? Well, it depends what exactly we mean by democracy. As always, it’s… Read the Whole Article at its...

Who Will Be Our Heroes Now?

By Zubair Simonson | I can understand in some cases how a monument may be deemed offensive. And then there are cases, such as the statue of St. Junípero Serra at Golden Gate Park, that do make me wonder: how far will this… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Analysis: Was a stack of Bibles burned in Portland, or was it fake news?

Denver Newsroom, Aug 12, 2020 / 03:35 pm (CNA).-   If you perused the news online on Saturday, Aug. 1, you could be forgiven for believing that large-scale Bible burnings— the kind perpetrated by the Nazis in the 1930s— were taking place in the apparently Godless...

'Deeply flawed': Catholics react to Harris VP selection

CNA Staff, Aug 12, 2020 / 03:30 pm (CNA).- Catholics and pro-life organizations offered a range of reactions to the selection of Sen. Kamala Harris as former vice president Joe Biden’s running mate for the 2020 election.  Biden announced his selection on Aug. 11,...

U.S. Census Bureau gerrymandered me

Pre-Covid-1984 here in Cherokee County of far Western North Carolina, the Atlanta U.S. Census Bureau paid me a visit at my little church in Andrews, requesting that I become a “partner” in the effort to make “The Count” a success, … Continue reading → Read the Whole...