“They [the Satanic Temple] need to have access to abortion to carry out their rituals. It’s a satanic practice.”
“Abortion is not family planning. Abortion takes the life of an already-conceived and growing child.”
“Ankawa’s Christian population dramatically increased overnight in August 2014 after up to 120,000 faithful fled following the ISIS invasion of the nearby Nineveh Plains in Iraq proper. “
“[P]astors need to be urging the faithful to intelligently inform their consciences. And no one should punish those with whom they disagree on COVID vaccination…”
“[N]o one had suspected what was learned following McWilliams’ arrest…”
This report opens painful wounds for those who have suffered abuse by a priest, bishop, or someone in the Church…”
“The synodal assembly ended earlier than expected on Saturday afternoon after Bishop Bätzing asked organizers to count whether the meeting had a quorum of 154 participants after many departed early.”
“The Catholic Church leaders also describe the government’s decision to impose a vaccination pass to access certain public buildings as “coercive measures.”
People who hate God “are toxic not only to the Church but to the world.”
“They reject both the Synodal Path’s claim to “speak for all Catholics in Germany and to make binding decisions for them…”
“[P]astoral agents hailing from the communities in conflict face the challenge of being identified by their respective tribes…”
Cordileone invited Catholics and everyone of good will to sign up for the “Rose and Rosary for Nancy” campaign at the website of the Benedict XVI Institute.
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“Bishops should consider requiring DNA tests or physical examinations to ensure that all seminarians are biological men, said Archbishop Jerome Listecki…”
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“The family has been described as “a light in total darkness” for their efforts to restore peace in” Rwanda.
“When it comes to abortion, Pelosi has allowed the will of the world to matter more than the laws of God.”
“This bill assumes that abortion can be the only, or best, solution to a crisis pregnancy. “
“The gates of violence and death were opened by the ingratitude and pride foretold in the biblical story of original sin, the corrupt fruits of which find their first manifestation in the death of Abel at the hands of his brother Cain .”
“It was from here, from Syria, Palestine, Jordan and what is today Israel, that the first Christians came.”
“The violent acts, including continuous abducting; kidnapping or targeting civilians, using harmful tools on a frightened group of largely women and children, resulting in death is very bad.”
“This proposed legislation is nothing short of child sacrifice,” Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone said in a Tuesday statement regarding the Women’s Health Protection Act (H.R. 3755).
Iraq is a priority country for Aid to the Church in Need, which provides help such as emergency aid, repairs of Church buildings, medical assistance during the pandemic and student scholarships.