By Jean M. Heimann, EWTN News - “We are created for the Beatific Vision — heaven for all eternity with the Blessed Trinity — the God from whom we are called to return.” Father of Mercy Wade Menezes shares this truth in his enlightening and uplifting book on eschatology, The Four Last Things: A Catechetical Guide to Death, Judgment, Heaven and Hell.
By Charlie Butts, OneNewsNow - The United Nations is trying to establish abortion as a human right worldwide... Two U.N. committees, one of which monitors compliance, are trying to deny the human right of the preborn child and skirt existing treaties to advance their pro-abortion view... "...the U.N. Human Rights Committee has taken a bold and brash step [that's] legally unfounded to say that abortion is a human right."
By Patrick J. Buchanan, CNSNews - Last month, two federal judges from the 4th Circuit ruled that Peace Cross "excessively entangles the government and religion" and must come down. A suggested compromise was to saw the arms off, so the monument ceases to be an offensive cross... One wonders: At what moment did Peace Cross begin to violate the Constitution?
By Michael W. Chapman, CNSNews - A Catholic priest, Rev. Thomas G. Weinandy, who is a leading American theologian and a member of the Vatican's International Theological Commission, was asked to resign as a consultant to the U.S.C.C.B.-- and he submitted his resignation -- after a letter he wrote to Pope Francis questioning some aspects of his papacy was made public.