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It's a Red Letter Day , it is. Given the current War on Women , when you have an organization of nuns stand up for reproductive choice,
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Mar 23, 2014 at 09:31 PM PDT with 161 Recommends
If you're LGBT, if you support marriage equality, if you need IVF - you can't teach in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. Archdiocese of Cincinnati expands moral clause in teacher contracts [WLWT] "...
by davidmac2003
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Mar 07, 2014 at 06:43 AM PST with 6 Recommends
we were informed Sunday, that our local Paulist priests will be replaced, and possibly the church will be totally redirected away from being a parish, and to be only of service to students. (We're ...
by askyron
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Feb 17, 2014 at 10:04 PM PST with 0 Recommends
I am politically on the left, and have been for all my adult life. As a student, now many years ago, I worked in the Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign in Wisconsin, went to the Soviet Union during the ...
by EricMaderLin
Comment Count 463 comments on Sat Feb 08, 2014 at 05:26 PM PST with 3 Recommends
In my ongoing online quest to have no friends or allies, I have decided to invite Kossacks too to weigh in at an online discussion of same-sex marriage I'm enmeshed in. You are welcome to stop by.
by EricMaderLin
Comment Count 328 comments on Sat Feb 01, 2014 at 06:28 PM PST with 0 Recommends
As an update to the post I had here in mid-November , it is now being confirmed that Pope Francis is prepping an encyclical, a letter to bishops and people worldwide, on the environment: The ...
by Aximill
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Jan 24, 2014 at 03:51 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Wherever the Catholic sun doth shine, There's music, laughter and good red wine. At least I've always found it so, Benedicamus Domino. - Hilaire Belloc The problem for too many LGBT Catholics (and ...
by gaycatholic
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Jan 17, 2014 at 05:25 AM PST with 17 Recommends
WND riles up the Crazies: Pope Francis’ insistence in his new apostolic exhortation that “authentic Islam and the proper reading of the Quran are opposed to every form of violence” is drawing ...
by hotdamn
Comment Count 73 comments on Mon Jan 06, 2014 at 06:38 PM PST with 98 Recommends
Sometimes in this crazy world we live in it is the youngest members of our societies who stand up and remind us what true human decency, integrity, bravery and compassion are. Sometimes it is they ...
by Dave The Sandman
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Dec 20, 2013 at 05:26 AM PST with 17 Recommends
The Congregation for Bishops oversees the selection of new bishops and their picks usually are confirmed by the Pope. Whoever is named to this committee has a large say in who should be a new bishop,
by Aximill
Comment Count 216 comments on Mon Dec 16, 2013 at 03:06 PM PST with 361 Recommends
The ACLU has filed a law suit against the Catholic Conference of Catholic bishops in regard to health care given (or not given) to women in regard to their reproductive needs when these women go to ...
by varii
Comment Count 156 comments on Mon Dec 02, 2013 at 12:07 PM PST with 162 Recommends
Now that Rush has jumped in Daniel Burke @ Belief Blog on Rush & the Pope to replace the wilting Sarah Palin - methinks there are a lot of Conservative Catholics who are will reassess their thoughts ...
by mHainds
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Dec 02, 2013 at 10:05 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Now lets get this cleared up right at the start. Im not what could be called a moderate atheist. Im one of the ones who likes to point the finger and scream "J'Accuse!" And boy oh boy, when it comes ...
by Dave The Sandman
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Nov 29, 2013 at 06:00 AM PST with 53 Recommends
I came across this online the other day and wondered what the good folks on DKos might have to say about it, or had any further knowledge of the truth of this. I Put My Words in Pope Francis' ...
by Witgren
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 10:40 AM PST with 1 Recommend
I'm taking what was intended as a comment to here: Pope Francis: Unfettered Capitalism Is "Tyranny"; Economic Inequality "Kills." And making a full diary out of it after I realized I was writing way ...
by Jyotai
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 10:52 AM PST with 2 Recommends
BBC reports that Pope Francis has published a new document that continues to indicate a sharp break in the direction from the top of the RCC. "In his "apostolic exhortation", Pope Francis said he ...
by ahumbleopinion
Comment Count 90 comments on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 06:33 AM PST with 148 Recommends
I've decided to start a new thing in which I pull together all the right wing insanity going on across America. It's not that dKos, Thinkprogress, TalkingPointMemo and Media Matters doesn't document ...
by The Big E
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 03:00 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Today's source material, from racist Uncle Pat Buchanan: Bishop Cupich was conveying instructions the papal nuncio had delivered from Rome to guide U.S. bishops in choosing a new leader. They ...
by kos
Comment Count 194 comments on Sat Nov 16, 2013 at 10:00 AM PST with 82 Recommends
We've been hearing a likely change in stances on those issues from the new pope. From women in the church to formally responding, and blessing gay Catholics the pope has indicated a more ...
by Aximill
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Nov 14, 2013 at 09:37 AM PST with 16 Recommends
Why? Because he's got a lot on his mind. In addition to attempting to ruin the United States and put us on a collision course with economic disaster, he's also had to deal with his daughter getting ...
by Animeraider
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Oct 11, 2013 at 10:13 AM PDT with 7 Recommends