Pope Francis

May 14, 2013

Pope Francis surprises attendees of Italy’s March for Life

Pope Benedict XVI never flew to America to participate in the March for Life. But Pope Francis might. Life Site News is reporting that after delivering
May 16, 2013

Vatican Archbishop: People Returning to Confession Because of Pope Francis

According to the archbishop in charge of the Vatican office promoting new evangelization, there has been a noticeable increase in the number of people going to
May 17, 2013

Pope demands Ethics in Finance: Liberal Catholics object

A unique conflict of ideas is emerging from the Pope and the Obama administration. Few would be surprised to find liberal Catholic leaders taking Obama’s side.
May 20, 2013

In America, Every Day is Pentecost

The celebration of Pentecost is a perfect occasion to think about the history–and the future–of the United States as a nation of immigrants. Like the crowd
May 22, 2013

How to Become An Annoying Catholic (In Eight Easy Steps)

If you were paying attention last week, you’ll recall from  my newsy little post on Friday, that Pope Francis has charged Catholics with asking the Holy
May 23, 2013

What Pope Francis really said about atheists

Pope Francis raised a lot of eyebrows Wednesday after saying all people who do good works, including atheists, are going to heaven. At least, that’s how
May 29, 2013

Obama, Francis and Umbrellas

It’s raining. What do you do? If you are President Obama at a press conference where you know you will be asked tough questions about the
June 7, 2013

The Bishops Will Not Abandon their Lay Flock

“In the morning David wrote a letter to Jo?ab, and sent it by the hand of Uriah. In the letter he wrote, ‘Set Uri?ah in the
July 5, 2013

Top 15 Quotes From the Pope’s New Enyclical “Lumen Fidei”

So here are my top 15 favorite quotes! I hope reading this encourages you to read the entire encyclical, either online or as a downloadable PDF.