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Cardinal DiNardo calls on Congress to protect DACA beneficiaries

Cardinal DiNardo calls on Congress to protect DACA beneficiaries

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo said at the fall meeting of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops that Americans appear to be more divided than ever. DiNardo ...

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Bill Donohue: Bill Maher smears Judge Roy Moore and people of faith

Bill Donohue: Bill Maher smears Judge Roy Moore and people of faith

For Bill Maher, the allegations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore—a Southern Baptist—offered an opportunity to take a shot at Ca ...

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The evil of divorce likened to euthanasia

The evil of divorce likened to euthanasia

On the Mary's Advocates website is an essay by Dr. Donald Asci, a professor of theology at Franciscan University at Steubenville. It ...

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The troubling address by Pope Francis at an American military cemetery

The troubling address by Pope Francis at an American military cemetery

On Thursday, November 2, Pope Francis traveled about 30 miles south of Rome to the site of the Sicily-Rome American Cemetery at Nettuno, administered ...

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How establishment media reacted to the weekend news

How establishment media reacted to the weekend news

How the media are reacting to this weekend's assaults: A practicing conservative Catholic goes on a killing spree in a neighborhood church, ki ...

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Eastern-rite Catholic bishops confer in London about immigration

Eastern-rite Catholic bishops confer in London about immigration

The Right Rev. Bishop Hlib Lonchyna of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of the Holy Family of London hosted the annual meeting of the Eastern Catholic ...

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How to live a life of conscience

How to live a life of conscience

Imagine Juan, a local municipal official in the Philippines as he sat in the church alone. He was waiting for the priest and when Father Pepito came ...

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The Left's attack on Laura Ingraham's religion

The Left's attack on Laura Ingraham's religion

It is hardly a secret that many on the Left are militant secularists who hate religion, saving a special loathing for Roman Catholicism. The latest e ...

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Columbus OH approves city funds for immigrants facing deportation

Columbus OH approves city funds for immigrants facing deportation

The city council of Columbus, Ohio, voted on Monday to pay $185,000 to three civic organizations to provide legal counsel to immigrants facing deport ...

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500 years later: what Martin Luther said about Jews

500 years later: what Martin Luther said about Jews

Five hundred years ago, Martin Luther nailed a list of grievances he had about the Catholic Church on the door of a cathedral in Germany. It was thus ...

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Republicans address religious bigotry among Democrats

Republicans address religious bigotry among Democrats

Senate Republicans, joined by three Democrats, stopped a filibuster of the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals; ...

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Scurrilous attack on a Catholic bishop

Scurrilous attack on a Catholic bishop

Catholics in the Diocese of Madison are very fortunate to have such a brilliant and courageous leader in Bishop Robert Morlino. He is currently under ...

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Nurse sues Duke University hospital for banning accommodation for conscience

Nurse sues Duke University hospital for banning accommodation for conscience

The Thomas More Law Center (“TMLC”), a national public interest law firm based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, filed a federal lawsuit on Fr ...

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What happened to real diversity in Halloween costumes?

What happened to real diversity in Halloween costumes?

Every Halloween we are treated to an extensive array of Catholic costumes, usually featuring priests and nuns. Some of the selections are cute; some ...

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Prominent Jesuit priest issues appeal to Congress on DACA Dreamers

Prominent Jesuit priest issues appeal to Congress on DACA Dreamers

Rev. Michael J. Sheeran, S.J., president of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU), urged members of Congress who have graduated ...

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Trump takes the lead in aiding persecuted Christians

Trump takes the lead in aiding persecuted Christians

Vice President Pence's Wednesday night announcement is welcome news indeed. As he pointed out, while "radical Islamic terrorists" conti ...

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Paul Ryan roasts President Trump at annual charity dinner

Paul Ryan roasts President Trump at annual charity dinner

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) issued a series of jokes at the expense of President Donald Trump while speaking at the annual Alfred E. Smith Dinne ...

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If we accept that there is only one race, racism can be conquered

If we accept that there is only one race, racism can be conquered

On October 19, 2017, a judge orders government to facilitate abortion for seventeen-year old illegal immigrant known as the “new Jane Roe.&rdqu ...

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Journalist Lawrence O'Donnell owes John Kelly and Catholics an apology

Journalist Lawrence O'Donnell owes John Kelly and Catholics an apology

When a person makes a mean-spirited bigoted comment, he is not exculpated if he is a member of the group he disparages. What matters is not the biogr ...

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Catholic approval for Trump administration protection of religious liberty

Catholic approval for Trump administration protection of religious liberty

In early October, the U.S. government made two announcements affirming the importance of religious liberty in our country. First, the Attorney Gen ...

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The challenges posed to recovering children from human trafficking

The challenges posed to recovering children from human trafficking

They were at first the reluctant four.  Only 14 and 16 years old the four girls, Ruby, Jenny, Angel and Ruth, were rescued from traffickers by t ...

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Italian convicts skip lunch with Pope Francis

Italian convicts skip lunch with Pope Francis

When 20 convicts were given the opportunity to dine with Pope Francis during a visit to Bologna, two Italian prisoners saw a unique opportunity. Rath ...

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Catholic family sues over girl's First Communion clothing

Catholic family sues over girl's First Communion clothing

Nine-year-old Cady Mansell, a girl who lives in St. John, Indiana, was told by an official at her Catholic school that she would not be able to join ...

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Are unilateral no-fault divorces unconstitutional?

Are unilateral no-fault divorces unconstitutional?

Mary’s Advocates is inviting lawyers, researches, and divorce defendants to critique and copy a sample motion (HERE) asking a judge to say, &ld ...

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Statement on girls in Catholic Boy Scouts released

Statement on girls in Catholic Boy Scouts released

based in Irving, TX, the national chairman of the National Catholic Committee on Scouting said that his group will "accept and work with th ...

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Congress wins bid to retain opening prayer

Congress wins bid to retain opening prayer

The Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF), a militant atheist organization, lost in its bid to offer a non-prayer invocation on the floor of the U. ...

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Catholic bishops want protection for 'remarkable' DREAMers

Catholic bishops want protection for 'remarkable' DREAMers

Catholic Bishop Joe S. Vasquez of Austin TX responded to this week's announcement by the White House of its "Immigration Principles &am ...

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The Kingdom of Heaven is like a graduation day

The Kingdom of Heaven is like a graduation day

On two occasions around the year 2000, I attended graduations at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville Virginia. I watched these events from ...

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Catholic seminary rector resigns amidst controversy

Catholic seminary rector resigns amidst controversy

The communications office of the Legion of Christ -- an order of priests founded by the controversial Macial Maciel -- announced that the former rect ...

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A million Christians to pray for an end to Islamic terror

A million Christians to pray for an end to Islamic terror

This Saturday, October 7, over a million Catholics in Poland are expected to gather along Poland’s 2000-mile border in a massive rosary prayer ...

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Lebanon decries 'ingratitude' of Syrian refugees

Lebanon decries 'ingratitude' of Syrian refugees

The growing of crimes committed by Syrian refugees in Lebanon is fuelling social tensions and intolerance among Lebanese for the refugees. The Maroni ...

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Irishman Shay Cullen nominated for Nobel Peace prize

Irishman Shay Cullen nominated for Nobel Peace prize

The opening of the nomination letter to the Nobel Peace Prize awarding committee in Oslo, Norway made by Dr. Bärbel Kofler, the Commissioner of ...

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'You are warriors of hope,' says Pope Francis of migrants

'You are warriors of hope,' says Pope Francis of migrants

Pope Francis told a group of migrants in Bologna, "You are warriors of hope," while he called on the countries of the world to open their g ...

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Muslim 'hatred' seeks to destroy Christianity in Iraq, says Patriarch Sako

Muslim 'hatred' seeks to destroy Christianity in Iraq, says Patriarch Sako

According to a report from Aid to the Church in Need, a Christian charity, Cardinal Pietro Parolin -- the Vatican's secretary of state -- has war ...

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Christianity and European culture are not one and the same, says Vatican official

Christianity and European culture are not one and the same, says Vatican official

"One of the major obstacles to the propagation of faith in Japan seems to be the false identification between Christianity and European culture, ...

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Let's stop the trampling of the Fourth Amendment

Let's stop the trampling of the Fourth Amendment

The law requires every federal employee take an oath of office to support the Constitution. Days ago, a three Senators blatantly violated their oath ...

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Pope Francis denounces European identity movements

Pope Francis denounces European identity movements

In his audience with the national directors of the Catholic Church’s charitable works for immigrants in Europe, Pope Francis spoke in favor of ...

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'Pray for us!' say residents of Puerto Rico as hurricane flails the island

'Pray for us!' say residents of Puerto Rico as hurricane flails the island

Category 4 hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico in what is the strongest such landfall since the 1930s. In a clockwise gyre, Hurricane Maria ...

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Letting belief 'live loudly' within us

Letting belief 'live loudly' within us

“I do not know any country where, in general, less independence of mind and genuine freedom of discussion reign than in America.”  & ...

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Democrat Feinstein insists on religion test for Trump judicial nominee

Democrat Feinstein insists on religion test for Trump judicial nominee

Appearing on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) sought to defend her grilling of a Trump administration judic ...

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Vatican refuses to release priest for criminal proceedings in US

Vatican refuses to release priest for criminal proceedings in US

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US Catholic bishops respond to Bannon on DACA and immigration

US Catholic bishops respond to Bannon on DACA and immigration

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War: what is it good for?

War: what is it good for?

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A voice in the wilderness calls out for justice denied

A voice in the wilderness calls out for justice denied

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Are you prepping for the coming Persecution?

Are you prepping for the coming Persecution?

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Catholic bishops react to Trump's DACA announcement

Catholic bishops react to Trump's DACA announcement

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Pope Francis on the theology of work, idleness, and innovation

Pope Francis on the theology of work, idleness, and innovation

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Spanish Hindu community offended by Catholic bishop

Spanish Hindu community offended by Catholic bishop

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New book chronicles journey from Islam to atheism, and then to Christ

New book chronicles journey from Islam to atheism, and then to Christ

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Catholic bishops to examine racism within the Church

Catholic bishops to examine racism within the Church

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Martin Luther and the birth of the Self

Martin Luther and the birth of the Self

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Catholic priest, former KKK member, takes leave of absence

Catholic priest, former KKK member, takes leave of absence

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Christian leader speaks on breaking the cycle of racism

Christian leader speaks on breaking the cycle of racism

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What a noted religious leader said about Islam in 1952

What a noted religious leader said about Islam in 1952

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Evangelical leaders seek interview with Pope to explain animosity to Trump

Evangelical leaders seek interview with Pope to explain animosity to Trump

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Violent leftists to shut down Christian men's conference in Michigan

Violent leftists to shut down Christian men's conference in Michigan

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Bomb rocks Catholic bishops' conference

Bomb rocks Catholic bishops' conference

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By defining Christian teaching to dissidents, a Catholic bishop is maligned

By defining Christian teaching to dissidents, a Catholic bishop is maligned

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A Catholic bishop takes on a modern priest over gay agenda

A Catholic bishop takes on a modern priest over gay agenda

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Global warming is a fact, says Vatican archbishop

Global warming is a fact, says Vatican archbishop

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Catholic bishop asks refugees to go home

Catholic bishop asks refugees to go home

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Vatican newspaper misrepresents Catholic/Evangelical Christian relations

Vatican newspaper misrepresents Catholic/Evangelical Christian relations

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Jesus Christ: The extremist

Jesus Christ: The extremist

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Catholics and Evangelicals: Together in defending freedom

Catholics and Evangelicals: Together in defending freedom

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The inspiring faith and resilience of abused children

The inspiring faith and resilience of abused children

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First Greek-Catholic community in Puerto Rico

First Greek-Catholic community in Puerto Rico

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Collected letters of Augustus Welby Pugin reveal painstaking, marvelous works

Collected letters of Augustus Welby Pugin reveal painstaking, marvelous works

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Who decides what happens when a spouse reneges on Catholic marriage: A response to Clay T. Rossi

Who decides what happens when a spouse reneges on Catholic marriage: A response to Clay T. Rossi

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Catholic bishop parts ways with 'anti-Semitic' Pax Christi organization

Catholic bishop parts ways with 'anti-Semitic' Pax Christi organization

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Pelosi claims Republicans 'dishonor God' with GOP healthcare plan

Pelosi claims Republicans 'dishonor God' with GOP healthcare plan

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Vatican rocked by drug-fueled homosexual party

Vatican rocked by drug-fueled homosexual party

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More justice needed in Philly: DA sold and betrayed his office

More justice needed in Philly: DA sold and betrayed his office

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A Catholic bishop unfairly maligned

A Catholic bishop unfairly maligned

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Pope Francis and his ambiguity over the status of separated and divorced Catholics

Pope Francis and his ambiguity over the status of separated and divorced Catholics

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Catholic bishops reject 'unacceptable' GOP health care reform

Catholic bishops reject 'unacceptable' GOP health care reform

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Catholic bishop rules no funerals for gays

Catholic bishop rules no funerals for gays

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New book dispels secularists' contentions about Jesus and early Christians

New book dispels secularists' contentions about Jesus and early Christians

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Leftist hate-speech led to live-fire at a Virginia baseball field

Leftist hate-speech led to live-fire at a Virginia baseball field

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Byzantine Catholic monks mourn passing of Hieromonk Nicholas

Byzantine Catholic monks mourn passing of Hieromonk Nicholas

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Vatican bank earned $54 million in 2016

Vatican bank earned $54 million in 2016

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R.I.P.: Miguel D'Escoto, Sandinista guerrilla, Catholic priest

R.I.P.: Miguel D'Escoto, Sandinista guerrilla, Catholic priest

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Court ruling on gay music director at Catholic parish

Court ruling on gay music director at Catholic parish

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Be to me a Father and Priest: A reflection on 35 years of priesthood

Be to me a Father and Priest: A reflection on 35 years of priesthood

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VP Pence bolsters Trump's cred with Catholics

VP Pence bolsters Trump's cred with Catholics

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Pope Francis praises predecessor Pius XII for 'risking his neck' to save Jews

Pope Francis praises predecessor Pius XII for 'risking his neck' to save Jews

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Melania Trump was baptized on Donald Trump's birthday

Melania Trump was baptized on Donald Trump's birthday

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Don't the victims of false accusation deserve sympathy?

Don't the victims of false accusation deserve sympathy?

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Who stole John Bosco's brain?

Who stole John Bosco's brain?

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Pope Francis fails to mention Islam in condolences to UK over Muslim attack

Pope Francis fails to mention Islam in condolences to UK over Muslim attack

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Catholic priests are victims of fear and panic

Catholic priests are victims of fear and panic

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Catholic bishop: 'The devil was waiting there to kill Muslims'

Catholic bishop: 'The devil was waiting there to kill Muslims'

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Catholics and Muslims: Are they too close for comfort?

Catholics and Muslims: Are they too close for comfort?

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Eudocia: Our family's slave

Eudocia: Our family's slave

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Melania Trump opens up about her religious identity

Melania Trump opens up about her religious identity

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Pope Francis and President Trump celebrate joint commitments

Pope Francis and President Trump celebrate joint commitments

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Saint Paul's conversion and receiving Holy Communion in the hand

Saint Paul's conversion and receiving Holy Communion in the hand

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Leader of Knights of Columbus reflects on upcoming meeting of Pope and President Trump

Leader of Knights of Columbus reflects on upcoming meeting of Pope and President Trump

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Scholar resigns from Duke University after rebutting diversity re-education

Scholar resigns from Duke University after rebutting diversity re-education

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Deepening controversy over Catholic teaching on divorce: a rebuttal to canonist Ed Peters

Deepening controversy over Catholic teaching on divorce: a rebuttal to canonist Ed Peters

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American woman challenges Vatican over church law and divorce

American woman challenges Vatican over church law and divorce

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