By Fr. Ed Broom, OMV, Catholic Exchange - October is the month of the most Holy Rosary; November, the month to pray for the faithful departed; June we immerse ourselves in the ocean of mercy of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; July we praise and worship the Precious Blood of Jesus, the price of our salvation. May is the month of Mary... Mary is the Daughter of God the Father, the Mother of God the Son and the Mystical Spouse of the Holy Spirit, the Queen of the angels, saints, of heaven and earth.
By Steven Ertelt, LifeNews - Now that little Alfie Evans has died, apologists are coming out of the woodwork defending the hospital, the doctors, and the courts, that yanked his life support over his parents’ objections... As Alfie’s family mourns his death on Saturday, and as millions of supporters of his family across the globe share their condolences, some people are defending Alder Hey Children’s Hospital.
By Calvin Freiburger, LifeSiteNews - President Donald Trump said Monday (during a joint press conference with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari at the White House) that his administration will work “very, very hard” to end the mass killing of Christians in Nigeria…. “We’ve had very serious problems with Christians who have been murdered, killed in Nigeria,” Trump said. “We’re gonna be working on that problem, and working on that problem very, very hard, because we can’t allow that to happen.”… almost 16,000 Christians have been murdered in Nigeria since 2015.
By Msgr. Charles Pope - We do well to ponder the kinds of sufferings the Apostles endured to announce the Gospel and win souls for Christ. In the “softer” Church of the declining West, it is hard for us even to imagine such suffering. How many Catholics today can even bear to rouse themselves to get to an hour-long Mass on Sunday? How many of us clergy will not speak the truth so as to avoid a raised eyebrow?