I wasn’t familiar with Tim Staples of Catholic Answers until today. I think he’s a great speaker and apologist. He has several videos on his YouTube channel. This one is about the Communion of the Saints.
Washington D.C., Jan 27, 2015 / 10:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A coalition of Catholic and Protestant leaders has united to call all Christians to an unwavering defense of the truth of marriage, rooted in nature as well as faith. “(W)e affirm strongly and without qualification, following the clear testimony of Holy Scripture, that marriage is a unique and privil
Washington D.C., Jan 27, 2015 / 04:39 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Victory is in sight for the pro-life movement, as technology and rhetoric witness to the cause of life, Princeton professor Robert George told an audience of high school and college pro-life activists Jan. 23. “On the fundamental question of whether abortion is good or bad, liberation or killing, the
Hartford, Conn., Jan 26, 2015 / 05:19 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Father Richard P. McBrien, a Notre Dame theology professor who came to prominence for opposing Catholic teaching on several issues, died on Sunday in Connecticut at the age of 78. “While often controversial, his work came from a deep love of and hope for the Church. We pray for eternal rest for his s
Washington D.C., Jan 26, 2015 / 01:10 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Both Roman and Orthodox Catholic bishops were stirred by the presence of the Millennial generation at the 2015 March for Life. “You look out in the crowd and you see so many young people,” remarked Orthodox Bishop Michael of New York and New Jersey. He said it gave him great hope for the future of th
Denver, Colo., Jan 25, 2015 / 02:59 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Lynn Grandon kept a tally on her desk of how many babies she knew the Denver Lighthouse women’s center had helped bring into this world. Last week, an e-mail from a nurse at the center confirmed that five more women had given birth – bringing the total to 100. Grandon, the director of Lighthouse, could
Washington D.C., Jan 25, 2015 / 06:30 am (CNA).- Pro-life Democrat politicians are fast becoming an endangered political species, but their pro-life presence is necessary for the movement to succeed, both Republicans and Democrats agreed. “I think if the pro-life movement becomes confined to just the Republican Party, it’s going to hurt the movement,” Rep. D
Washington D.C., Jan 24, 2015 / 07:51 pm (CNA).- On the 41st anniversary of the legalization of abortion in the U.S., the House passed a ban on federal funding of abortion, after delaying a vote on a different piece of pro-life legislation. Cardinal Sean O’Malley of Boston, head of the U.S. bishops’ pro-life committee, praised the vote, stating on Friday tha
El 4 de agosto de 1880 fue designado por León XIII patrón de las universidades y escuelas católicas. No podía ser de otro modo. Aparte de ser uno de los santos más conocidos y aclamados en la Iglesia, es también, seguramente, el que mayor influencia ha ejercido y sigue manteniendo en el ámbito filosófico y teológic...
La Oficina de las Celebraciones Litúrgicas del Santo Padre ha hecho publicado el calendario de las celebraciones que presidirá Francisco durante los meses de febrero, marzo y abril. FEBRERO En el mes de febrero, el día 2, se celebra la Fiesta de la Presentación del Señor y XIX Jornada Mundial de la Vida Consagr...
Mensaje del papa Francisco con motivo de la cuaresma 2015, que inicia el domingo 25 de febrero. «Fortalezcan sus corazones» (St 5,8) Queridos hermanos y hermanas: La Cuaresma es un tiempo de renovación para la Iglesia, para las comunidades y para cada creyente. Pero sobre todo es un «tiempo de gracia» (2 Co 6...