Could Cardinal Kodwo Appiah Turkson, president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Coast, replace Pope Benedict XVI, who shocked the world by announcing his resignation, effective February 28? Cardinal Kodwo Appiah Turkson would become the first black Pope in 1500 years. Click here to […]
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The White House waves white flag on contraception mandate, but what I find striking is that this mandate is nothing new. Most of Obama’s controversial birth control mandate was law under former president George W. Bush and Republicans, like John Boehner, didn’t say peep. ABC News: “With the White House under […]
If you are a Roman Catholic couple, you are being encouraged to pray together before you have sex. A book, entitled “Prayer Before Making Love,” was published by London-based Catholic Truth Society. According to the UK Daily Mail, the book is aimed at “purifying their intentions” so that the act […]
President Barack Obama Snubs National Day of Prayer Ceremonies, Will Only Sign Proclamation Honoring Day
It seems that President Obama is distancing himself from the National Day of Prayer by nixing a formal early morning service and by not attending a large Catholic prayer breakfast the next morning. It seems that all he will do for tomorrow’s National Day of Prayer is sign a proclamation […]
Cardinal Newman Society Collects Nearly 65,000 Signatures Protesting President Barack Obama’s Upcoming Notre Dame Commencement Address
Another day, another dust-up involving President Obama. According to media reports, nearly 65,000 people have signed an online petition protesting his scheduled May 17 commencement address at the University of Notre Dame. Why? They are saying that his views on abortion and stem cell research “directly contradict” Roman Catholic teachings. […]
Denver Archbishop Charles Chaput Says Some Catholics Treating President Obama with "Spirit of Adulation Bordering on Servility"
I find it amazing that the Roman Catholic Church suddenly has criticized President Barack Obama on so many levels, while they said very little about President George W. Bush during his eight-year tenure. The latest “godly” person who has taken offense to President Obama’s popularity is Denver Archbishop Charles Chaput. […]