If you are a Catholic in addiction recovery (or simply interested in Actholicism), what can you do to deepen your religious beliefs and connect to the art of daily living? We explore with Paul S. in this exclusive interview.
This is why we can't have nice St. Paddy's Day parties: With more than a week to go before the holiday honoring all things green and boozy, er, the 5th-century Catholic bishop, cops in Massachusetts had to break up a party that sounds more war zone-themed than Irish. As WBZ-TV...
Submitted by Darren Smith, Weekend ContributorMark Zmuda announced he is suing Eastside Catholic school and the Seattle Archdioceses for wrongful termination after he legally married his male partner. The case stems from his employment as vice-principal to the school was satisfactory for years and that after he announced he had married his male partner, he […]
A couple of days ago I posted a portion of the anti-GOProud flyer being handed out at CPAC by the red-caped Catholic loons of Tradition, Family, and Property. Above is the full cartoon that was used on the flyer, in which we see that the GOProud rainbow beaver is gnawing on Ronald Reagan's stool. Make your jokes accordingly.
Late last year Eastside Catholic High School vice principal Mark Zmuda was given a choice: divorce his husband or be fired. Zmuda refused to sacrifice his marriage for his job and was let go. Rather than being some incident kept...
The Rev. Jim Martin is probably America’s best-known Catholic priest. He appears on “The Colbert Report” when a Jesus expert is needed. He is a Christian spiritual figure to tens of thousands of Twitter followers and has written several best-selling books about God. Show More Summary
Mark Zmuda, forced out at a Catholic school near Seattle after marrying his partner, is filing a wrongful-termination suit. Featured Image: read more
How’d you like a little back and forth with Pope Francis? It’s not totally far-fetched. In October, Pope Francis asked bishops around the world to gather feedback from Catholics ahead of a major fall meeting on family issues including divorce, cohabitation and same-sex marriage. Read full article >>
(Reuters) - A suburban Seattle Catholic school vice principal who was fired in December for violating religious doctrine by marrying his same-sex partner, on Friday sued the school and the Archdiocese of Seattle for wrongful dismiss...
Another gem from the introduction to The Medium and the Light.He [Marshall McLuhan] had a number of unusual theological ideas, among them the observation that, given the structure of the Church. If there were only two Catholics left in the world, one of them would have to be Pope. Show More Summary
Catholic University's decision to accept $1 million from the Charles Koch Foundation to support the study of "principled entrepreneurship" is like a modern-day reenactment of 1905's "tainted money affair."
A Catholic nun has provided religious counseling for hundreds of transgender people throughout the U.S. Featured Image: read more
(Credit: SynergyByDesign) Oops! I guess this throws a monkey wrench into the political machinations of certain right-wing American bishops and cardinals: Pope Francis signaled that the Catholic Church could support some civil unions,...Show More Summary
The Seattle-area Catholic high school vice president who was fired for marrying his partner will file a lawsuit today. Mark Zmuda alleges, in his filing, that the decision to terminate his employment at the Sammamish prep school was made by Catholic Archbishop J. Show More Summary
So the Policing Board eh? Not exactly a paragon of the protestant (or even Catholic) work ethic, yet it exploded into life last night with even the normally mild mannered Chief Constable telling his interlocutors: “Can I caution the member that under the code of conduct that he does not have the right to question […]
Was Satan, that jokester, up to his wily ways again -- by burning churchgoers' foreheads? Father Eugene Baker said he first became aware of the problem when a parishioner told him during Holy Communion they were "experiencing a burning sensation." About 30 parishioners had received ashes to mark the beginning of Lent at St. Show More Summary
“WORLD FAMOUS” FISH FRY - Video from 2011 The Knights of Columbus, Council # 11402, where I am a member, based out of All Saint's Catholic Church in Dunwoody, GA serves the “WORLD FAMOUS” FISH FRY offering over 1,000 dinners every Friday...Show More Summary
Today is the traditional feastday of St. Thomas Aquinas, Common Doctor of the Catholic Church, Patron of All Catholic Schools. March 7 is the birthday of the Angelic Doctor into eternal life, at the age of 49, en route to the General Council at Lyons. Show More Summary