Russia, Ukraine, and Moral Reckoning

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By George Weigel Anatolii StepanovA serviceman of Ukrainian Military Forces walks close to the front-line with Russia-backed separatists, in the village of Peski, in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) in eastern Ukraine on January 25, 2022. Vladimir Putin’s regime is a danger to the Russian people and the world, and will likely remain so, […]

Scott Hahn’s New Book Is a Culinary Pilgrimage Through Lent

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By Alexandra Greeley Cover and excerpt from ‘The Lenten Cookbook’ by David Geisser and Scott Hahn “In denying ourselves the satisfaction of our bodily appetites,” writes Hahn, “we become more aware of, and closer to, the spiritual reality of God.” Read More: National Catholic Register

Lawmakers: FDA Should Regulate Prenatal Tests in Wake of Bombshell Report

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Salov EvgeniyIn some countries, upwards of 95% of babies who are diagnosed with Down syndrome in utero are aborted. “While these tests can help parents prepare for the arrival of their child, we are concerned that they could be a predatory financial windfall for manufacturers and directly result in the termination of innocent human life,” […]

‘Shedding Their Blood’ — The Popes, Ukraine and Russia

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By Paul Kengor Alexander NemenovPope St. John Paul II blesses Ukrainian children after offering Mass at Chaika Airfield outside Kyiv, June 25, 2001. COMMENTARY: Once again, the people of Ukraine turn to the faith for their salvation against the enemy at the gate — and once again, a pope is not standing by in silence. […]

Spanish PM meets with head of country's bishops' conference

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Spanish prime minister Pedro Sanchez meets with Cardinal Juan José Omella Jan. 24, 2022. / CEE Madrid, Spain, Jan 25, 2022 / 17:11 pm (CNA). Spanish prime minister Pedro Sánchez visited the president of the Spanish Bishops’ Conference, Cardinal Juan José Omella, on Monday to discuss a series of issues including the registered assets of […]

Fresno Parish Church Vandalized

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Courtesy photoDamage at St. Alphonsus parish church in Fresno, Calif., where the building was accessed in the early hours of Jan. 22, 2022. Police assessed the monetary damage to the church at $35,000. Read More: National Catholic Register