Tag Archives: The Church

Dusty and Old? Or Full of Gold?

Over at Like Mother,  Like Daughter Leila has started a discussion on the encyclical Casti Connubii written by His Holiness Pope Pius XI.  I’m joining in with my .02. First off, I love her post title! So many people see … Continue reading

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When Elizabeth Heard Mary’s Greeting…

Mary set out and traveled to the hill country in haste to a town of Judah, where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the infant leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth, filled … Continue reading

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Pray For Us Who Have Recourse To Thee

“Times are evil in France and in the world” – The Virgin Mary to Sr. Catherine Labouré, July 18, 1830. Today is the feast of the Immaculate Conception, Mary conceived without sin, in which the Church celebrates the conception of … Continue reading

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Voting As A Catholic

Did you know that the Holy See has answered some questions on how Catholics participate in political life? It can be found here: DOCTRINAL NOTE on some questions regarding The Participation of Catholics in Political Life “The Congregation for the … Continue reading

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Fortnight for Religious Freedom

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From Applause to Boxing: Cardinal Dolan Puts on the Gloves

On Monday, after it was announced that 43 Catholic groups had filed suit against the Obama administration’s HHS mandate, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, as President of the USCCB, applauded the decision. Yesterday, His Eminence  was a guest on CBS ‘s This … Continue reading

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OSV and 40+ Other Catholic Groups File Lawsuit Today Against HHS Mandate

Just breaking: 43 Catholic diocese and organizations, including Our Sunday Visitor, the Diocese of Fort Wayne – South Bend and the University of Notre Dame have filed a lawsuit challenging the HHS mandate. From OSV’s Press Relese: The lawsuits are … Continue reading

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Posts For Holy Week And Beyond

Grateful for the liturgical seasons of the Church, I will be linking and re-posting some things from last year’s Holy Week and Easter Season. In particular I want to recall some posts that I believe are helpful to intercessory prayer … Continue reading

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Great Video on the Mandate Mania

This is from the folks at Americans United for Life.  Great presentation on the Constitutional issues at stake with the HHS mandate. Watch. Share.   h/t: Deacon Greg

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Jumping Into the HHS Mandate Fray

While I’ve been wanting to post on the White House v. Religious Liberty via the Health and Human Services Department (HHS) time had just not magically appeared in order for me to present the background and history that I want … Continue reading

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