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An authentic Democracy

An authentic Democracy

| Father Tadeusz Pacholczyk | October 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Those of us who have grown up within the womb of a democratic society may not always recognize how radical the idea behind such a society actually is, nor how fragile its structure can be in the face of strident claims regarding individual freedoms. Legalization of abortion, to focus on one of the most strident claims, corrodes the very pillars of our democratic society.

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The sin of anti-Semitism resurfaces

The sin of anti-Semitism resurfaces

| Greg Erlandson | October 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

The world reacted with horror and outrage earlier this year when a town in Poland marked Good Friday with a ritual beating of a Judas effigy.

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Novel helps readers feel the chill of mid-century Minnesota

Novel helps readers feel the chill of mid-century Minnesota

| Elizabeth Rackover Clancy | October 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

“The Ice Harvest” by Sharon Locy. Marymount Institute Press.

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IDs give parishioners way to say, ‘I belong,’ regardless of legal status

IDs give parishioners way to say, ‘I belong,’ regardless of legal status

| Paul Binz | October 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Diocese of Brownsville and a group on interfaith leaders in the Rio Grande Valley have introduced a “parish identification strategy” to provided members of parishes in the diocese a way to identify themselves to local law enforcement regardless of their legal status.

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God in all things: Synod looks at indigenous ‘theology of creation’

God in all things: Synod looks at indigenous ‘theology of creation’

| Barbara J. Fraser | October 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

By demanding respect for the cultures of indigenous peoples, Pope Francis was not promoting pantheism, but — tapping into his Jesuit roots — urging respect for a worldview that sees God in all things.

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Parish recommits to sanctuary; archbishop says immigration a pro-life issue

Parish recommits to sanctuary; archbishop says immigration a pro-life issue

| Jessica Able | October 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

St. William Church in Louisville reaffirmed its status as a sanctuary parish at a news conference on the steps of the church Oct. 8.

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More remains of aborted babies found in cars late abortion doctor owned

More remains of aborted babies found in cars late abortion doctor owned

| October 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill released new details Oct. 9 about the discovery of additional fetal remains in Illinois that are believed to be linked with abortions performed in Indiana.

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Panel: At ballot box, let Gospel, not a political party, guide your vote

Panel: At ballot box, let Gospel, not a political party, guide your vote

| October 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Ahead of what promises to be one of the most contentious election seasons in modern U.S. history, a panel of religious leaders at Georgetown University advised Oct. 2 that Christians should look to the Gospel, not just for guidance on how to vote but also how to respond toward others in a national political environment pushing division, not unity.

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Appointments – October 10, 2019

Appointments – October 10, 2019

| October 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Bernard Hebda has announced the following appointments in the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis

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