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  • Planned Parenthood Shakes Down Komen Foundation
    Post by Bob Laird, 2/3/2012

    “Planned Parenthood (PP) showed its Mafia-style operations by shaking down the Komen Foundation, causing Komen to apologize for ... ”

  • Deja vu
    Post by Patricia Pitkus Bainbridge, 2/2/2012

    “It was April 1990. Faye Wattleton, then-president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) was fuming. AT&T*, who had funded PPFA for 25 years, had just announced the month before that the abortion giant would no longer be eligible for financial support. ... ”

  • It might make people think
    Post by Patricia Pitkus Bainbridge, 1/30/2012

    “Being one of those people who typically has the TV on as "background," it was not unusual that while answering e-mail last evening, there was "noise" coming from the small set in my office. I glanced and became aware that an episode of CSI: Miami was on. I basically ignored it until I heard something (the words,“sperm donor”) that piqued my interest. ... ”

  • Catholics Hold Obama Accountable for Conscience Violations
    Post by Bob Laird, 1/30/2012

    “Catholics Hold Obama Accountable for Conscience Violations ... ”

  • The Sacrament of Marriage and the Spectre of Divorce
    Post by Matthew Milhon, 1/20/2012

    “"Is there a history of divorce in your family?" Being a 23-year-old man on the verge of marriage, this question caught me more than a little off guard when asked by a priest who is preparing my fiancée and I for the Sacrament of Matrimony. At first I was not entirely sure why I found it offensive. Was it that I found it insensitive to pose such a question to a couple preparing to enter into sacramental union, or maybe I just did not want to entertain the notion of a future without my bride-to-be? ... ”

  • Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
    The Reason for the Season - Post by Bob Laird, 1/2/2012

    “The football bowl games, family dinners, and gift exchanges of the holidays are beyond us and before returning to our daily routines, let us reflect on the "reason for the season" and how that reason drives our lives for the entire year. Christmas does not end on Christmas Day. It does not end when the Octave of Christmas is over on New Years Day. The Church celebrates Christmas through the Epiphany, when the gentiles (non-Jews) visited the child Jesus. While such a celebration in 2012 only extends for one week (shortest Christmas season possible), it still gives us time to reflect of the profound impact that this one child made on all of humanity. ... ”

  • Family Friendly Content Boosts Radio Ratings
    Post by Matthew Milhon, 12/21/2011

    “When considering the climate of the contemporary American entertainment industry one does not have to look far to find that the majority of mainstream films, music, television shows, etc. are ensconced with gratuitous violence and sexual imagery that, even a generation ago, would have been deemed inappropriate for public consumption. Take this and couple it with record breaking budgets for Hollywood films and chart topping musical performers whose singles promote same-sex relationships and blatantly ridicule Christianity, and yet are still invited to perform in TV specials such as "A Very Gaga Thanksgiving". One would think that the trend in modern entertainment would be driving headlong deeper into the moral quagmire in which it currently finds itself. ... ”

  • LegalWorks invites attorneys to prayerfully discern what it means to practice law faithfully
    Annual Day of Recollection explores founding principles of the apostolate - Post by Stu Nolan, 12/3/2011

    “LegalWorks Apostolate thanks all those who participated in our annual retreat for attorneys seeking to infuse their professional life with the teachings of their faith. ... ”

  • Knights of Columbus makes materials available for broadcasters
    Post by Stu Nolan, 12/2/2011

    “The Knights of Columbus produce various promotional materials to help "Keep Christ in Christmas." Among these are three radio spots: Need, Getting or Giving and Merry What?. You can listen to the spots ( here. ... ”

  • Church membership up, attendance at Mass declining
    Post by Stu Nolan, 12/2/2011

    “A December 2 report by Jennifer Levitz in the Wall Street Journal notes as follows: ... ”

  • Has Obama Lost the Catholic Left?
    Post by Bob Laird, 11/29/2011

    “The Cardinal Newman Society ( continues its ( in-depth analysis of the decision by the Obama Administration on January 20th to retain the rules that are in place except to defer the implementation for one year for those Catholic institutions that apply for the waiver. ... ”

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