Monthly Archives: June 2018

Separating Families at the Border Is the Worst Crisis Ever…

…until the next Worst Crisis Ever. I’ve avoided reading much on the illegal immigration situation occurring along the Mexico border. Mostly because it’s been difficult finding commentary not steeped in hyperbole, rhetoric, emotional manipulation, or biased opinions, where the writer … Continue reading

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Former Football Player Set to Kick Off New Life as a Nun

Need an uplifting story for your Monday? Check out this video of a former football player who, upon finishing her career in Detroit, is about to profess her final vows, becoming a Franciscan Sister. That’s not a typo. She really … Continue reading

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Newsweek: Church Imposes Purgatory as a Punishment

Chalk this up as another Great Moment in Religious Reporting. Newsweek (they’re still in business?) ran a story covering the USCCB Spring Meeting, during which Bishop Weisenburger of Arizona suggested that Catholics who assist in the Trump’s administration immigration policy … Continue reading

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Bishop Proposes ‘Canonical Penalties’ for Catholics Who Remove Kids from Parents for Children’s Liturgy

[ACMPress] – FT LAUDERDALE, FL – An unidentified US bishop suggested that penalties be put in place for Catholics who help carry out any parish’s Worship Committee policy of separating families during Mass, when children are removed from the congregation … Continue reading

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