ANOTHER VOICE NEEDING TO BE HEARD

Many of us are truly disappointed with the results of the latest USCCB gathering down on Baltimore, Maryland.  With a chance to take the bull by the horns and show true conviction to eradicate sexual abuse among the clergy and to show real empathy for the honest victims.  Sadly, this Read More

FR MURRAY: CATHOLIC LEADERS MUST STOP PUSHING LGBQ PROPAGANDA

There’s a terrible problem with the Catholic Church when some of its leaders are pushing LGBT propaganda in conflict with Church teachings, Canonist Father Gerald Murray said recently, and true accompaniment means telling a same-sex attracted person not to act upon their sexual inclination.   Murray and The Catholic Thing Read More

DAN MATTSON: Reflections on Sexual Identities

Reflections on Sexual Identities, the Youth Synod and Father Martin’s Bridge-Building COMMENTARY: The only bridge worth building for people who are confused about their sexual identity has Christ as its architect. Daniel Mattson . Since my book, Why I Don’t Call Myself Gay: How I Reclaimed My Sexual Reality and Read More

‘No One Lives on a Bridge’

No One Lives on a Bridge’: How to Accompany Those With Same-Sex Attraction Father Philip Bochanski, executive director of Courage International, gave the keynote address at the ‘Truth and Love Conference’ Oct. 23.   Father Philip Bochanski, executive director of Courage International, gave the following keynote address at the “Truth Read More

Young woman with SSA writes to the Synod

Young woman with same-sex attraction writes a letter to the Synod — and it’s beautiful Avera Maria Santo is a 22-year-old U.S. Catholic who lives in Alabama and blogs at her website, Inside My Holy of Holies, about being same-sex-attracted and remaining faithful to the goodness, truth and beauty of what Read More

ST. FRANCIS of ASSISI

Today we remember Saint Francis of Assisi Francis of Assisi was a poor little man who astounded and inspired the Church by taking the gospel literally—not in a narrow fundamentalist sense, but by actually following all that Jesus said and did, joyfully, without limit, and without a sense of self-importance. Read More

ARCHANGEL FEAST DAY

Today is the Feast of the Archangels. O God, who dispose in marvelous order ministries both angelic and human, graciously grant that our life on earth may be defended by those who watch over us as they minister perpetually to you in heaven. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, Read More

HEROES EACH ONE

Without pretense or glory, I would like to share my sermon from this morning’s mass. . No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. (John 15:13) . Yet today, we remember countless who laid down their lives for strangers.  Because of their call Read More