Texas Unborn Sanctuary Bill Passes Key Court Hurdle

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Joe Pojman, executive director of Texas Alliance for Life, told the Register the judge’s decision “was a really good sign that Planned Parenthood will not have an easy way to dismiss the law in the federal courts.” A unique arrangement in a Lubbock municipal ordinance, making abortion illegal within city limits, helped lead to the […]

What Do We Mean by the Term ‘Kerygma?’

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By Msgr. Charles Pope Christ the Saviour (Pantokrator), a 6th-century encaustic icon from Saint Catherine’s Monastery, Mount Sinai. Repent of your sins, accept baptism and live in the new life that Christ is offering. This will prepare you for the judgment that is to come upon all humanity. Read More: National Catholic Register

US Bishops Advance 2 Causes of Canonization

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The cause of canonization for Father Joseph Lafleur is one of those that will be considered at the USCCB assembly this week The bishops voted that the causes for Father Joseph Verbis Lafleur, a World War II military chaplain, and Marinus (Leonard) LaRue, a merchant mariner who became a Benedictine monk, should proceed. Read More: […]

Hungary passes law barring pornography, pro-LGBT content for minors

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Parliament building in Budapest, Hungary. / Shutterstock Budapest, Hungary, Jun 17, 2021 / 11:51 am (CNA). Hungary’s parliament has passed a sex crimes law that includes elements aiming to protect children, barring providing pornography and content that promotes gender reassignment and homosexuality to anyone under age 18.  Read More: EWTN

A Eucharistic Document: What the USCCB Will be Debating and Voting on Today

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Daniel IbanezCardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston, celebrated Mass with members of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Region X in the grotto of St. Peter’s Basilica on Jan. 20, 2020, during their ad Limina Apostolorum visit to the Vatican. The proposed document “isn’t anything brand new,” Bishop Burbidge said on Wednesday, at […]

SDG Reviews ‘Luca’: A Sweet Film Burdened by Tiresome Tropes

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By Deacon Steven D. Greydanus ‘Luca’ is the latest Disney/Pixar fare. Echoes of Japanese animation legend Hayao Miyazaki are largely obscured by Disney/Pixar’s abiding obsessions with parables of intolerance and enlightenment, bullying bad guys, and ‘Junior Knows Best’ stories of narrow-minded parental rules and youthful defiance leading to social breakthrough. Read More: National Catholic Register