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The truth about the Commissioning of the Franciscans of the Immaculate

(By Cristina Siccardi) On the site of the Franciscans of the Immaculate there is an article entitled Presentation of the data following the ...

Pope condemns abortion in strongest pro-life comments to date, day after controversial interview

ROME, September 20, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In a meeting with Catholic gynaecologists this morning Pope Francis strongly condemned abort...

Pope Francis contrasted with Popes Benedict, JPII re: emphasis on life, family

ROME, September 19, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In comments rocking the Catholic world today, Pope Francis’ has recommended that the C...

The Decree on the Franciscans of the Immaculate is an act of great gravity – up for debate in the Church at large

(rorate-caeli.blogspot.com) From Sandro Magister’s latest article on the matter: Analysis of the Decree of Disciplinary Action against...

Cardinal Caffara : reconnaître la “conjugalité homosexuelle”, c’est provoquer un “séisme”

(riposte-catholique.fr) S’exprimant lors d’une conférence magistrale au Théatre Manzoni de Bologne, le cardinal Caffarra a qualifié d...

The Contemporary Tragedy: Society and Church are ignoring history, even in the Liturgy

(rorate-caeli.blogspot.it) A good deal of our current malaise, both in the Church and in society more broadly, can be attributed—I think...

Richard Dawkins: There’s nothing wrong with a little ‘mild pedophilia’

CANTERBURY, UK, September 12, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – When Richard Dawkins was 11 years old, his art teacher pulled him onto his lap, re...

L’Observatoire de la laïcité souhaite que la charte concerne également l’école privée

(www.la-croix.com) À peine cinq mois après son installation, le nouvel Observatoire de la laïcité entre dans le vif du sujet… et déco...

Kopf der Dissidenten wird neuer Generalsekretär der Franziskaner der Immakulata

(Rom) Der Apostolische Kommissar für die Franziskaner der Immakulata ernannte Pater Alfonso Bruno zum neuen Generalsekretär des Ordens. Er...

Hagia Sophia to become a mosque again?

(www.catholicculture.org) Rumors are circulating in Turkey that the renowned Hagia Sophia will be converted into a mosque, the AsiaNews serv...