Monthly Archives: May 2010

PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE BOTH A BLESSING AND A CURSE TO AMERICA

THERE IS NO DOUBT THAT PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE A BLESSING TO AMERICA.  BUT HOW ARE THEY A CURSE TO AMERICA? The fact that our public schools are a battle ground where different ideologies compete for the right to form and … Continue reading

Posted in CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

GLORY BE TO THE FATHER, AND TO THE SON AND TO THE HOLY SPIRIT

I WILL LET YOU IN ON ONE OF MY MANY IDIOSYNCRASIES. Whenever I find myself having to perform an action which involves a repetition of three or more times, I silently say “Glory be to the Father and to the … Continue reading

Posted in PRAYER

150 MILLION GIRLS AND 73 MILLION BOYS WORLDWIDE SUBJECTED TO SEXUAL ABUSE

Pedophilia’s Roots and the Catholic Church Interview With Author Lorenzo Bertocchi By Antonio Gaspari ROME, MAY 23, 2010 (Zenit.org).- If pedophilia is so widespread in society, what has caused its growth? And how did it infiltrate the Church? These and … Continue reading

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CHRISTO REY SCHOOLS: AN EDUCATIONAL MIRACLE

How About a Good Catholic Story? Cristo Rey students work hard inside and outside the classroom. By DANIEL HENNINGER Here’s something you don’t read every day: a positive story about the Catholic Church. Amid the media brimstone and penitential outpourings, … Continue reading

Posted in CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

THE WORLD IS COMING TO AN END: A CHAPTER OF ADL SUPPORTS SCHOOL VOUCHERS

Liberal grit in the fight for school choice by Jeff Jacoby The Boston Globe May 16, 2010 http://www.jeffjacoby.com/7400/liberal-grit-in-the-fight-for-school-choice THE STORIED ANTI-DEFAMATION LEAGUE, one of the nation’s oldest civil-rights organizations, is fervent — very fervent — about the separation of church … Continue reading

Posted in LIBERALISM

AGING SEX SYMBOL EXPERIENCES A MORAL CONVERSION, AT LEAST PARTIALLY

HUMANAE VITAE REVISITED Wednesday May 12, 2010 Aging Sex Icon Raquel Welch: Contraceptives Shattered Marriage, the ‘Cornerstone of Civilization’ By Kathleen Gilbert May 12, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Once hailed as the female sex symbol Playboy deemed the “Most Desired Woman” … Continue reading

Posted in HUMAN SEXUALITY

DO NOT BE CONFUSED BY THE USUAL MEDIA MISTAKES IN REPORTING ON CARDINAL SCHOENBORN

No good deed goes unpunished May 11, 2010 15:45 EDT REUTERS austria | cardinal schönborn | catholic | dominican | guestview | homosexuality | morality | philosophy | pope benedict | sexual abuse The following is a guest contribution. Reuters … Continue reading

Posted in LIBERALISM, Uncategorized

SAME-SEX ‘MARRIAGE’ MAKES EVEN LESS SENSE THAN POLYGAMY OR POLYANDRY

Who decides what ‘marriage’ means? by Jeff Jacoby The Boston Globe May 12, 2010 http://www.jeffjacoby.com/7276/who-decides-what-marriage-means WHEN CONGRESS PASSED the Defense of Marriage Act in 1996, same-sex marriage did not exist in the United States. Goodridge v. Department of Public Health, … Continue reading

Posted in LGBT, Uncategorized

WHERE HAVE ALL THE PROTESTANT JUSTICES GONE?

WHERE HAVE ALL THE FLOWERS GONE words and music by Pete Seeger performed by Pete Seeger and Tao Rodriguez-Seeger Where have all the flowers gone? Long time passing Where have all the flowers gone? Long time ago Where have all … Continue reading

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DISSIDENT WOMEN RELIGIOUS ARE A DYING BREED, BUT IN THE MEANTIME THEY HARM THE CHURCH

I have commented in previous posts about the Roe Effect.  That phenomenon is the inevitable effect of pro-abortion women not having children while pro-life women do have children.  Eventually, eventually, the pro-life children of pro-life women will outnumber the pro-abortion … Continue reading

Posted in LIBERALISM, Uncategorized