Monthly Archives: September 2015

Why Christianity needs its own Yad Vashem

Originally at: http://www.cruxnow.com/faith/2015/09/05/why-christianity-needs-its-own-yad-vashem/ by John Allen Some years ago, I found myself sitting with New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan in his residence at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, talking about a growing interest we shared in reports of anti-Christian persecution around the world. … Continue reading

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Pope Francis Acknowledges ‘Moral Ordeal’ in a Woman’s Abortion Decision

Remarkable interview of Pope Francis with ABC news: http://abcnews.go.com/International/pope-francis-acknowledges-moral-ordeal-womans-abortion-decision/story?id=33466293#.VewoLBo8__0.gmail 

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Is Polyamory Next?

Originally at: http://www.the-american-interest.com/2015/08/25/is-polyamory-next/ by Robert George The Youngs are women in a committed relationship who love and care for and look after each other. They share domestic duties and financial responsibilities. They share a bed and make love. They have a … Continue reading

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Was Junípero Serra a Saint?

Originally at: https://www.commonwealmagazine.org/hungry-souls by Gregory Orfalea In 1988, John Paul II beatified Junípero Serra (1713–1784), the Franciscan friar who founded California. Given the treatment of Native Americans under colonialism, some have questioned Serra’s prospective sainthood. On an episode of Firing Line in … Continue reading

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The Anti-Trump Cometh

Originally at: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/28/opinion/the-anti-trump-cometh.html?_r=1 by Timothy Egan One man hasn’t watched television in 25 years, gets around in a Ford Focus, and is named for a nature-loving pauper who didn’t believe in owning money, property or shoes. He is considered infallible, but … Continue reading

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What abortion rhetoric says about the state of our souls

Originally at: http://blogs.ancientfaith.com/joeljmiller/abortion-supporters-killed-their-own-souls/ by Joel J Miller If you want to understand how people justify their behavior, look at the language they use. The less emotional the words, the easier it is to rationalize the actions. We’re watching this play out … Continue reading

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Pope Francis Asks Chicago Girl to Sing

Pope Francis asks girl to sing:

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