Pope Francis

September 4, 2013

The Cardinal & Colbert

Last night, Cardinal Dolan brought joy, youthfulness, and humor to Catholicism in a big mainstream way. He sat down and talked to well-known Catholic comedian Stephen Colbert
September 5, 2013

The Pope Francis Effect: Confession Boom Continues

  Back in May, we were delighted to share the news that a dramatic increase in confessions in Italy and Latin America was taking place in
September 7, 2013

Why We’re Praying And Fasting Today

Because these people need help and it’s not clear that a military intervention will help them. In fact, it’s pretty well understood that the most vulnerable
September 12, 2013

Atheists Can Go To Heaven? Did Pope Francis Say Something New?

Some folks in the mainstream media are worked up because Pope Francis actually said that an atheist might go to heaven.  His remarks, from an article
September 19, 2013

NEWS ALERT! Pope Francis Follows Jesus on Abortion

Minds are being blown even as we speak. A great new media fervor is starting about how Pope Francis is saying to back off from abortion
September 19, 2013

Old, Good News

Usually, when Huffington Post, The New York Times, and The Daily Beast are giddy with excitement over something the Pope said about abortion, gay-marriage, or contraception,
September 22, 2013

Pope Francis Shocks Again: St. Peter’s Square Actually “Somewhat Roundish”

Disclaimer:  This is a fake interview.  Not real.  Fictional.  Pretend.  Make-believe.   It’s happened again.  In another explosive interview with an American progressive Catholic publication, Pope
September 23, 2013

Real Pope Francis vs. Media Pope Francis

Everyone is talking about the Big Interview that Pope Francis gave last week. Catholic blogs are abuzz. My news feed on The Facebook is full of a