Archive for February, 2017

Pope to priests: Defend marriage ministering to those in irregular unions

Pope to priests: Defend marriage ministering to those in irregular unions

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Reaching out to and guiding couples in cohabitation with tenderness and compassion is essential to promoting and defending the sanctity of marriage, Pope Francis said.

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Rock Dog

Rock Dog

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

“You ain’t nothin’ but a hound dog,” Elvis Presley famously crooned six decades ago. That pretty well describes “Rock Dog” (Summit Premiere), a feeble animated comedy about a canine with unlikely musical aspirations.

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USCCB committee chairmen applaud decision on transgender directive

USCCB committee chairmen applaud decision on transgender directive

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

The chairmen of two U.S. bishops’ committees Feb. 24 praised President Donald Trump’s repeal of the Obama administration’s directive on transgender access to bathrooms.

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March 5: First Sunday of Lent

March 5: First Sunday of Lent

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Daily readings for Sunday, March 5, to Saturday, March 11, 2017.

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Anne Line (Feb. 27)

Anne Line (Feb. 27)

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Anne is one of three laywomen among the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales canonized in 1970 by Pope Paul VI.

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Why do we see others, but not ourselves, as images of God?

Why do we see others, but not ourselves, as images of God?

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Was the original sin of Adam and Eve a matter of simply disobeying God’s command to not eat of a certain tree when tempted by a snake?

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Lenten Retreat changed for the March 5 event at St. Mary’s Church in Minong

Lenten Retreat changed for the March 5 event at St. Mary’s Church in Minong

| February 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Rev. James Kinney of the three parishes, St. Pius X in Solon Springs, St. Anthony in Gordon, St. Mary’s in Minong, alerts us to a slight change to the Lenten Retreat schedule at his three churches.

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Get Out

Get Out

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Is the thriller “Get Out” as good as all get out? Well, not exactly.

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Late exorcist’s words lift the veil on the demonic, Satan

Late exorcist’s words lift the veil on the demonic, Satan

| February 24, 2017 | 3 Comments

The world-renowned exorcist, Pauline Fr. Gabriele Amorth, who died this past September, has left his wisdom and experience in dealing with evil forces through this lucid and insightful compendium gleaned from interviews published in Credere magazine over the past few years.

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Late bishop’s Little Black Book provides many with Lenten inspiration

Late bishop’s Little Black Book provides many with Lenten inspiration

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Every year, Catholics look for ways to observe the 40 days of Lent.

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