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Daily Marriage Tip

5 Sep 2015

If one of you is sad, sick, or depressed, how can you tell? What do you usually do to comfort each other? Does talking about it help? Or would you rather have time alone? What does your beloved want you to do? Ask.

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Judges Take Colleagues to Task for Telling Nuns 'What Their Religious Beliefs Are'

5 Sep 2015

In an almost unprecedented move, five federal judges issued an opinion sharply criticizing their court’s refusal to correct its recent decision that would force the Little Sisters of the Poor to assist the federal government with its contraception distribution scheme. The opinion calls the decision against the L...

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Irish Bishops' Leader Writes MPs About 'Assisted Dying Bill'

5 Sep 2015

Here is a statement from Archbishop Eamon Martin of Armagh, Primate of All Ireland, regarding the bill to be debated next week on "assisted dying." * * * As Catholics across the island of Ireland prepare to celebrate the annual Day for Life (4 October) on the theme of ‘Cherishing

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Daily Marriage Tip

4 Sep 2015

Unemployment can put stress on a marriage – and it’s not just about the money. Questions arise like: what value am I to my family or our society? If your spouse is job hunting or underemployed be gentle and be present for him/her. Pray for those who need work.

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Pope to Priests: Charism Is Not a 'Museum Piece'

4 Sep 2015

Pope Francis says that priestly life requires three key ingredients: contemplation, service, and fraternity. Speaking to participants in the general chapter of the Schoenstatt Fathers, the Holy Father offered this three-pronged recommendation, stressing that these aptitudes can be of great help in priestly life. ...

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