Thomas Peters

March 13, 2013

Habemus Papam! Pope Francis!

It’s incredible the surprises the Holy Spirit has in store for us! The first non-european pope. A Jesuit who has chosen the name Francis. The first […]
March 7, 2013

Video: The Precise Moment an Atheist Finally Explains to Piers Morgan What It Means to Be Catholic

What a “modern” moment — the moment when well-known atheist Penn Jillette explains to self-described Catholic Piers Morgan what it means to be Catholic (at least, […]
March 5, 2013

Coolest Thing Ever? Catholic School Hosts Conclave!

I spotted this on the Fr. Z blog and was bowled over by the attention to detail. Talk about Catholic education! Here’s one photo of the […]
February 28, 2013

Every American Bishop Invited to Participate in March for Marriage

Part of their letter reads: We are grateful for this opportunity to express support for the Marriage March and to encourage participation in this event. We […]
February 26, 2013

The New Pope Will Inherit a Prepaid Trip to the USA

While many of us are focusing on who the next pope will be, an announcement made yesterday gives us a big clue about when we will […]
February 21, 2013

Archbishop Chaput: “I Support the Marriage March”

Archbishop Charles Chaput has expressed his support for the March for Marriage, asking his priests in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to “do all you can to […]
February 11, 2013

First Reactions to Pope Benedict’s Resignation [Updated]

I just awoke to the news. First reaction: Pope Benedict has been speaking openly about the precedent of a pope stepping down due to age or […]
February 7, 2013

How do you get 300,000 people to read your pro-marriage defense?

Simple: a) Be a sucessor of the apostles (as Bishop Thomas Paprocki is) and have something profound and urgent to say about a question in the […]
February 1, 2013

Obama Offers Yet Another Insufficient “Compromise” on the HHS Mandate [UPDATE]

After years and years of public comment and controversy, the Obama administration once again has chosen a Friday afternoon to quietly release yet another compromise on […]