Category Archives: catholic

HELP CHRISTIANS AT RISK

March 17 deadline for the United States State Department to declare the attacks on Christians at the hands of ISIS as genocide.  The EU, 200 plus Members of Congress, Hillary Clinton, and many others have found compelling evidence to call … Continue reading

Posted in catholic | 12 Comments

His Holiness Benedict XVI Pope Emeritus

“Thank you for your love and support. May you always experience the joy that comes from putting Christ at the centre of your lives.” was the final Tweet by Pope Benedict XVI. A few moments after this Tweet the appeared … Continue reading

Posted in catholic | Leave a comment

Canon Law and the Actions of Father Marcel Guarnizo

As a priest and canon lawyer, I’d like in canonical terms, to revisit the controversial events surrounding the denial of Holy Communion to Barbara Johnson by Father Marcel Guarnizo. First of all, while I agree with many of the points … Continue reading

Posted in catholic | 1 Comment

Support Cardinal Dolan Sign the Religious Freedom Petition

The Obama Administration announced that Catholics MUST pay into insurance policies that cover abortion, contraception, and sterilization — NO conscience clauses will be accepted. Cardinal Timothy Dolan released this video: http://bcove.me/ob5itz9v Please sign the petition to support Cardinal Dolan and stand … Continue reading

Posted in catholic | 206 Comments

An Architectural Guide to the Spiritual Life

Conscience Examination as Church Renovation: An Architectural Guide to the Spiritual Life Fr. Daniel Scheidt—Queen of Peace Parish—Advent 2011 Baptismal Font [Nov. 27-28] Who am I to the world? What do I witness to be most important? Who am I … Continue reading

Posted in catholic | 2 Comments

An Attitude of Gratitude

As we approach Thanksgiving Day, we have an opportunity to reflect on all the blessing in our lives. It is so easy to focus on all the problems, challenges and disappointments that we encounter in our lives that we can … Continue reading

Posted in catholic | Leave a comment

"Catholic" Group Encouraging Dissent at Mass

Ever see a person at Mass typing away on their Blackberry or surfing the Web on their iPhone? It’s incredibly distracting, not to mention irreverent. One group, Catholics for Equality, has started a campaign using an app that urges Catholics … Continue reading

Posted in catholic | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

New Dear Gabby: A gay family member and culture wars

Dear Gabby,  I have a serious question but don’t even know really where to start it.  My cousin told me her and her boyfriend confronted her son about whether or not he was a homosexual and turns out he admitted … Continue reading

Posted in catholic | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Priest's Reflection On October and Our Lady of the Rosary

Our Lady of the Rosary October is the month of the rosary. My devotion to the rosary began when I was a junior at Gannnon University. In Jan 1991 I went to Franciscan University for a pr0-life conference. During this Conference … Continue reading

Posted in catholic | 1 Comment

Saint Michael the Archangel Defend Us in Battle

Join us in prayer today on the Feast of Saint Michael the Archangel: Saint Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle. Be our protection against the wickedness and snares of the devil. May God rebuke him, we humbly pray; and … Continue reading

Posted in catholic | 1 Comment