Here.This is, of course, from a pro-life Catholic organization. I get the idea that most of our forbears, had they been asked what, if anything, is wrong with homosexuality, would raise fears of underpopulation. Even ancient societies...Show More Summary
This article, written by Professor Marci A. Hamilton, was originally published on Hamilton and Griffin on Rights on June 25, 2016. When it comes to behind-the-scenes chicanery against child sex abuse victims, no one holds a candle to the insurance and Catholic Conference lobbyists and bishops. Show More Summary
Leader of the Catholic Church calls for Armenia and Turkey to lay aside their differences and strive to be peacemakers.
Catholic priests in Montreal are now banned from being alone with children. The ban comes after Archbishop Christian Lepine issued a decree on June 7 to implement the policy also includes lay workers and volunteers. Read a portion of the decree below. Show More Summary
'Where in our faith... do we target and breed contempt for any group of people?'
June 26, Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Cycle C. Readings: 1) 1 Kings 19:16b, 19-21 Psalm 16:1-2, 5, 7-11 2) Galatians 5:1, 13-18 Gospel: Luke 9:51-62 By Jeff Hedglen Catholic News Service When I was in high school I signed up for a special district-wide class on criminal justice. The idea was to gather […]
Catholic University of America professor Paul Sullins said Friday that there is no expectation of sexual faithfulness in many gay marriages, noting that studies have shown only a small minority of gay marriages are truly monogamous.
The case highlights a clash between federal requirements and firmly held beliefs of Roman Catholic and other groups that say they are exempt on grounds of religious freedom.
Catholic faithful need not feel guilty about the Orlando massacre—and shouldn’t change their stance of marriage because of it A few years ago, when I was an unemployed 20-something living with my parents, my dad gave me some great advice: Never apologize for something out of your control. You see, my dad is the kind [...]
Instead of offering homosexuals the liberating power of the Gospel, Cardinal Marx says the Church should say 'sorry' for making them feel 'marginalize[d].'
Montreal Catholic priests, volunteers and religious school staff will no longer be allowed to be alone with children under a new policy.
A new Illinois bill that would force Catholic hospitals and pro-life pregnancy centers to refer patients for abortions is still sitting on the governor’s desk. The state House sent the pro-abortion bill to Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner at the end of May, but there is no word yet about whether he will sign it. The […]
During his visit to Yerevan, leader of the Catholic Church describes 1915 killing as great catastrophes of last century.
Both the Church of England and the Catholic Church in England and Wales have urged the U.K. to continue showing compassion and generosity toward strangers in need despite the results of Thursday's national referendum, in which British citizens voted to leave the European Union.
To counter allegations of abuse, the Catholic Church of Montreal has a solution: Priests can no longer be alone with children. (Because kids can lie.)They seem to have missed the bigger issue here...
Some Catholic churches in Canada have banned priests from being alone with children—and more are about to start. The Catholic Church of Montreal says it will bar priests, volunteers, educators, and anyone else in "the orbit of the church" from being alone with children at 10 parishes beginning in...
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Friday the time will come when he will have to confront the al Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf Islamist militants in the south of the mainly Catholic country.
Cindy: My son, who is a junior at a private Catholic school underwent a Psychoeducational Asessment in September of 2015. They determined he had a math disabiilty. The assessment was given to the Learning Specialist at the school, and a 504 plan was developed and signed by the school and by his parents. Show More Summary
A bill in Illinois would require religiously affiliated hospitals that refuse to perform certain procedures on religious grounds (hint: abortion and sterilization) to give patients a list of providers “who they reasonably believe” will provide the service. The legislation, SB 1564, would amend the state Health Care Right of Conscience Act ... More »
The leading pro-life spokesman for the Catholic bishops is blasting an Obama administration decision revoking federal protection for chruches in California forced to pay for abortions. As LifeNews reported, churches in California are officially subject to an onerous state regulation that requires them to pay for abortions, thanks to a ruling by the Obama administration. […]