Monthly Archives: September 2010

THE HITS AND MISSES OF BENEDICT AT BAT IN THE CURIA

The Other Curia of Benedict XVI. The Appointments, the Results Museums, library, culture, music, media. They are the most visible face of the Vatican. And also most exposed to the judgment of all. Here are the pros and cons, case … Continue reading

Posted in POPE BENEDICT XVI

THE BOSTON VIRUS, XXXII

Sham Searches: Part 1 bostoncatholicinsider | September 27, 2010 at 8:04 am | Tags: Archdiocese of Boston, fr bryan hehir, jack connors | Categories: Cronyism, People | URL: http://wp.me/pYaYk-6B One of the things that most upsets us here at Boston … Continue reading

Posted in THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

THE BOSTON VIRUS, XXXI

Fr. Bryan Hehir and Call to Action: Part 2 Joe Sacerdo | September 25, 2010 at 1:24 am | Tags: call to action, cardinal sean o’malley, socialism, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops | Categories: Bryan Hehir, Call to Action | … Continue reading

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BRAVO ERIC SCHIEDLER, THE JUSTICE FOUNDATION AND THE CENTER AGAINST FORCED ABORTIONS

New Initiative Offers Help to Girls Facing Pressure to Abort By Kathleen Gilbert SAN ANTONIO, Texas, September 24, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Pregnant teens often face pressure to undergo an abortion from parents or others – but a new resource soon … Continue reading

Posted in Abortion

THE BOSTON VIRUS, XXX

How The ’60s Transformed The Catholic Church Forever: An Interview With Rev. Mark Massa First Posted: 09-22-10 07:40 PM   |   Updated: 09-22-10 07:40 PM THE HUFFINGTON POST/RELIGIOUS NEWS SERVICE http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/09/22/how-the-60s-transformed-t_n_735766.html By Daniel Burke Religion News Service (RNS) For generations, thousands of Catholics … Continue reading

Posted in THE CATHOLIC CHURCH, Uncategorized

BRAVO BISHOP ROBERT VASA

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO KNOW MY VIEW AND THE VIEW OF JOSEPH CARDINAL RATZINGER ON THE RELATION OF EPISCOPAL CONFERENCES TO THE INDIVIDUAL DIOCESAN BISHOP, READ MY ESSAY: A Mechanism for Restraint: An Analysis of a Proposal To Rein-in … Continue reading

Posted in THE CATHOLIC CHURCH, Uncategorized, UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS

TURNING THE OTHER CHEEK IS NOT THE SAME THING AS COMMITTING SUICIDE

MOLLIFYING MUSLIMS, AND MUSLIFYING MOLLIES by Mark Steyn http://www.steynonline.com/ Monday, 20 September 2010 While I’ve been talking about free speech in Copenhagen, several free speech issues arose in North America. I was asked about them both at the Sappho Award … Continue reading

Posted in ANTI-CATHOLICISM, DEMOCRACY IN ISLAM, FREEDOM OF RELIGION, HATE SPEECH LAWS, LIBERALISM, MORAL RELATIVISM, POLITICAL CORRECTNESS, POLITICAL LIFE IN AMERICA, SHARIA LAW, THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

THE BOSTON VIRUS, XXIX

Bryan Hehir, Call to Action, and Marxism: Part 1 Joe Sacerdo | September 20, 2010 at 6:23 pm | Tags: Bryan Hehir, marxism, socialism | Categories: Bryan Hehir | URL: http://wp.me/pQfKt-hL For those of you finding the trip down “Memory … Continue reading

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BENEDICT XVI ON THE PROPER ROLE OF RELIGION IN POLITICAL LIFE

PROPER PLACE OF RELIGIOUS BELIEF IN THE POLITICAL PROCESS VATICAN CITY, 17 SEP 2010 (VIS) – At 5.15 p.m. today the Holy Father met with representatives from British civil society, and from the worlds of culture, academe and business, as … Continue reading

Posted in CHURCH/STATE RELATIONS

THE BOSTON VIRUS, XXVIII

Fr. Hehir and the “Seamless Garment” Joe Sacerdo | September 16, 2010 at 5:05 am | Tags: Archdiocese of Boston, Bryan Hehir | Categories: Bryan Hehir, National Council of Catholic Bishops (NCCB), U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) | URL: … Continue reading

Posted in Abortion, THE CATHOLIC CHURCH