By Msgr. Charles Pope - A central work of the Church is to deliver people from the power of Satan,to transfer them from the kingdom of darkness unto the Kingdom of Light, to shepherd God’s people out of bondage and into freedom. When people come to us tormented by demonic incursions, we can and ought to pray for them. Parishes should be places where people can find clergy and others trained in deliverance ministry to lay hands on them and pray for their deliverance.
By Marybeth Hagan, Crisis Magazine - Catholicism and haute couture made a gauche fashion statement at the recent Met Gala, a major fundraising event for The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute... The event, celebrated annually on the first Monday in the Blessed Mother’s month of May, is the hottest ticket in New York City’s world of fashion. This year’s Met Gala celebrated the opening of the museum’s “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” exhibit, which runs May 10 through October 8.
By Michael F. Haverluck, OneNewsNow - The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) announced that most of the 61 rioters killed Monday during the violent Hamas-organized Gaza border protest of the United States Embassy opening were Islamic Palestinian terrorists... In an interview with Baladna TV, a private Palestinian news outlet that broadcasts via Facebook, senior Hamas official Salah Bardawil said 50 out of the protesters killed Monday were Hamas members
By Daniel Demers, Catholic Stand - While he was attending Mass in 1884 Pope Leo XIII reportedly had a vision and overheard a conversation between God and the devil, Satan. The conversation purported to be a request by Satan for the 75 to 100 years he needed in order to destroy the Catholic Church. God reportedly granted Satan’s request. The apparition gives us an insight into what purports to be a troubling negotiation between God and the devil—between good and evil....