Posted on 07/25/2017 17:54 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
The U.S. House budget resolution "will place millions of poor and vulnerable people in real jeopardy" because it reduces deficits "through cuts for human needs" and by trying to slash taxes at the same time, said the chairman of the U.S. bishops' domestic policy committee.
Posted on 07/25/2017 17:39 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
A court ruling that the New York Archdiocese did not discriminate against a school principal when it did not renew her contract affirms "the freedom of a church to decide who will serve as its religious leaders," said the Alliance Defending Freedom.
Posted on 07/25/2017 17:26 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
An explosive device was detonated outside the offices of the Mexican bishops' conference, directly across the street from the country's most visited religious site, the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
Posted on 07/25/2017 17:15 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
After the Senate voted July 25 to proceed with the health care debate, Bishop Frank Dewane of Venice, Florida, urged senators of both parties to "work together to advance changes that serve the common good."
Posted on 07/25/2017 17:08 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
While Rome reels from one of its worst droughts in decades, the Vatican is doing its part to conserve water by shutting down the city-state's 100 fountains.
Posted on 07/25/2017 16:26 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
U.S. senators must reject any bill that would replace the Affordable Care Act unless such a measure "protects poor and vulnerable people, including immigrants, safeguards the unborn and supports conscience rights," said the chairman of the U.S. bishops' domestic policy committee.
Posted on 07/25/2017 16:14 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
More than 500 boys suffered abuse at the hands of dozens of teachers and priests at the school that trains the prestigious boys choir of the Regensburg Cathedral in Germany, said an independent investigator.
Posted on 07/25/2017 16:07 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Maternity care at St. Joseph’s Hospital in St. Paul will end Sept. 10, HealthEast announced July 25.
Posted on 07/25/2017 14:33 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
There are plenty of myths that surround natural family planning, but advocates say the Catholic Church can help dispel those myths and raise an awareness of which fertility-awareness options exist for married couples that embrace church teaching.
Posted on 07/25/2017 14:31 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Natural Cycles recently gained international attention as the first cellphone app to be recognized as a contraceptive by the European Union.