Friday, September 30, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-30

Terrorism Leader Killed
Special Forces in the country of Yemen have brought down a high profile Al Qaeda target … as multiple news sources are saying that U.S. Special forces have killed terrorist leader Al Awlaki.
Associated Press

Mexico’s Fight for Life!
A Roe V. Wade style fight in Mexico has taken a turn towards Life … but there are more bumps to come in this road… according to Fox News.
Fox News Latino

Gross Exaggeration
The U.S. Census Bureau is admitting that it “Artificially inflated” the reported number of same sex couples in the United States by a whopping forty percent.
Cybernet News Service

Narrowing Freedom
Eighteen Catholic Colleges from all across the United States are appealing to the Obama administration to exempt religious institutions from the contraception mandate required by his health care plan.
The Cardinal Newman Society

Without His Blessing
The impulse to say “bless you” to someone could seriously cut into your grade … and it is for some high school students in Maryland.
The Baltimore Sun

Sweet Freedom!!!
Well … it took nine years … but a long awaited verdict coming from appellate court is confirming the freedom of young students to publicly express and spread Christianity.

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-29

Defining Life
The Supreme Court in Mexico is discussing the removal of its states’ freedom to defend life by keeping abortion illegal … by revoking constitutional amendments that define life as beginning at conception.
U.S. Catholic

Not So Glaad
NHL hockey player Sean Avery … a winger for the New York Rangers … has gotten a lot of attention lately for his homosexual sympathies … and now he is at the center of another controversy.
Cybernet News Service

Lacking Character
The number of Gay and bisexual characters on TV is declining … while the organization releasing the report also claims that America expects to see them there in the name of diversity.

Fight for Life Ended
A child who rallied Pro-Life organizations together as a flash of international headlines expired earlier this week … the infant known as Baby Joseph has passed away.
Lifesite News

Not Up to Scratch
MTV does not do any political marketing work … particularly in the case of the Obama Administration is concerned.

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-28

Planned Parenthood Investigated
At long last … America’s abortion Giant is being investigated by the House Committee on Energy and Commerce (HCEC) to determine whether or not they are handling criminal conduct properly … and to establish that they have not mismanaged federal funding to pay for abortions.
Lifesite News

Deadly Conversion
You could lose your life … if you are a Christian convert with Muslim ancestry in Iran … and a young protestant is about to find out first hand.
Cybernet News Service

Muslim Marriage in the UK
Taxpayers in the United Kingdom are paying Muslims to take over the population of their country … while the government and politicians turn a blind eye to the issue.
Daily Mail

The Price of Revolution
Women are objectified enough nowadays without doing it to themselves … but social psychologists say the so-called “price” for a man to get a woman to be intimate with him has hit an all-time low in today’s sexual revolution.
The New York Post

White is the New Black
A teaching consultant in the United Kingdom says children … two and up … should not be exposed to white paper or black witches hats … since the traditional understanding of color in relation to these things could lead children to racism.
The Telegraph

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-27

Obamacare Supreme Court Bound
In a decision that came in the wee hours of Tuesday morning … the administration has decided not to seek the review of an Atlanta court ruling that declared Obamacare unconstitutional.

Gay Terrorism
A new wave of economic terrorism is being launched by homosexual activists against believers in true marriage … one that is seriously impacting thousands of Christian and pro-life charities … and millions of consumers across America.

Campus Constitution Shakedown
One complaint of discrimination from a homosexual student at Tenessee’s Vanderbilt University has sent faculty scurrying into a witch hunt for Christian groups across campus … scrutinizing their constitutions.

Sheltering Abuse
Three Catholic Charities shelters in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston are being shut down amidst accusations that staff members misled a federal investigation into the sexual abuse of one of its children.
The Houston Chronicle

Texas Tax Troubles
Father Frank Pavone …. while under private investigation by Amarillo Bishop Patrick J. Zurek … is now facing scrutiny from the Internal Revenue Service.
Amarillo Globe News

Monday, September 26, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-26

Rape, Paternity and Planned Parenthood
Police in Spokane, Washington are holding a 21 year old man in the suspected rape case of a young girl.

LGBT Bullying Christians
Paypal is allowing homosexual activists to influence its policies … freezing the funds in the account of Pro-Life advocate Julio Severo … rendering him unable to accept donations through his account as well.
Lifesite News

Serving Time in the Pew
Non-violent offenders in Bay Minette, Alabama will have a choice to make … starting this week … they can choose jail time or be sentenced to a year of Sunday church attendance.

Schoolhouse Censorship
Soon being on the honor roll may not be good enough to keep your kids in school … they might have to endorse homosexuality as well … if a recent development in Texas is any indication of the future.
Lifesite News

German Shepherd
While some priests and bishops in America appear to be silent on matters of same-sex marriage and abortion … Pope Benedict XVI is speaking clearly on these matters during his trip to Germany.

Friday, September 23, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-23

Tax Status Trumps Truth
The Bishop of EL Paso, Texas is disowning one of his priests … punishing him for protecting Church teaching on homosexuality and reassigning him to an obscure post.
Las Cruces Sun News

Youtube: Father Rodriguez speaking to City Council

The Eagles Cry
Students in Beantown are crying foul over Obamacare in their campus newspaper … calling on Boston College to defend Church teaching on contraception.

Paypal Not so Friendly
Gay rights activists claim that Paypal has terminated accounts for four organizations that they accused of “hate” and “extremism” for holding views different from theirs … specifically that homosexuality is a sin.

Uncivil Rights
Publicly acclaimed champion of civil rights … Reverend Jesse Jackson … is being sued by a homosexual staff member … for discrimination.

Unfaithful Semper Fi
The Marine Corp was the branch of the military most opposed ot the repeal of don’t ask don’t tell according to the New York Times … but they are the first to deploy recruitment efforts into homosexual territory.

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-22

No Contest
Some Somali children are getting a bang out of a new contest … as a local radio station in Somalia is awarding books … bombs and guns to child winners of a Quran recital contest.

Unethical Lockdown
While some Catholic Health care systems are pushing aside the Faith to support abortion … one in Australia is stepping in to become the primary supplier of condoms to prisoners.
The Herald Sun

Promoting False Teaching
Recent focus here at RealCatholicTV-dot-com has been centered around the homosexual agenda being promoted in the Catholic Church … leading to phone calls yesterday from our viewers in Florida.

Discriminating UK Courts
The United Kingdom’s Archbishop of Southwark says that when it comes to protecting the rights of Christians to practice freedom of religion … the British courts are guilty of “wooly thinking.”
The Catholic Herald

Calvary Crackdown
A 25 foot cross in an elderly woman’s yard in California has her neighbors in a tizzy … and they have called the Department of Building and Safety on her.

More Crosses Removed
The town of Julian, California is up in arms … bent out of shape because three crosses part of the local landscape for 100 years were taken down after complaints to the state that they shouldn’t be on public property.

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-21

Masking the Mosque
The controversial mosque at Ground Zero is scheduled open tomorrow amid much controversy … as planners throw an event to celebrate what they call “diversity …” despite its proximity to what is essentially a burial ground for Americans killed on nine-eleven.
The Christian Post

Dawkins Indoctrination
An atheist activist is targeting children with his new endeavor … a book which he claims delves into the world’s greatest wonders in order to refute what he calls the Judeo-Christian Myth.

Clerics in the Crosshairs
Atheists are attacking Clerics across the country … suing the Treasury Secreatary and the IRS Commissioner … for the removal of housing tax exemptions afforded to Christian ministers by the federal government … which also applies to Catholic priests.

American, Catholic and Pro-Life
Country singer Collin Raye is stepping up to fight euthanasia with Teri Schaivo’s family.
The Vatican Insider

Miraculous Martyr
Miracles do happen … something that many Catholics today need to be reminded of … and this week one takes place in Naples, Italy.

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-20

Muslim Freedom of Religion
Hillary Clinton and the Obama’s State department are turning a blind eye to the killing of innocent Christians who violate Islamic Blasphemy Laws.
Cybernet News Service

Paypal Prejudice
Paypal is launching an investigation against Christian non-profits … accusing them of “hate” and “extremism”… in an effort to cut off their cash flow from donors … at the request of homosexual activists.
Lifesite News

Preaching to the Choir
A homosexual choir director in New Jersey has quit his job … because the new priest is making his work environment quote “hostile” … expressing Church teaching on same sex relationships.
CBS New York

Ethics On Thin Ice
The Archbishop of Anchorage, Alaska is finally getting around to responding to a blatant violation of Catholic life ethics … uncovered in early August by a pro-life blogger … but his response is sure to leave any faithful catholic wanting.
Catholic Anchor
Original Story: Lifesite News

Illegal in Lichtenstein
Pro-Lifers are breathing a sigh of relief in the principality of Lichtenstein … after a close vote over the weekend to keep abortion illegal.

Monday, September 19, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-19

Three Year Old Bigots
Though you may not see yourself as racist or so-called “homophobic” now … you may be labeled as such before you’re potty trained … according to government records from when you were as young as three.
Lifesite News

Risky Repeal
The repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell is scheduled to be repealed tomorrow … despite letters from the two most powerful Republican members on the House Armed Services Committee.

Politically Corrected Course
The FBI is discontinuing one of its courses … taking criticism for a briefing that calls “mainstream Muslims” more likely to be sympathetic to violent terrorists.

Gravel Update
The Bishop of Joliette, Quebec in Canada may soon find himself on the stand … testifying in the defamation case against Lifesite News … brought by the infamous Father Raymond Gravel.
The B.C. Catholic

Abortion Breakdown
Americans really don’t want abortion … 62 percent in fact … according to new information released by CNN that perfectly reflects a Gallup poll taken earlier this year.

Friday, September 16, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-16

Abortion Arrogation
While It is no secret that Obama is trampling the decision of state lawmakers to defund Planned Parenthood … now he is taking a dictatorial approach to New Hampshire’s recent decision.
Lifesite News

Abortion Haggling
A mother and father have judged their disabled three year old-son as not worth living … and are getting four and a half million dollars for missing the chance to abort him.
Pajamas Media

Carolina Conflict—National Concern
The recent effort in North Carolina to establish a referendum in May on banning homosexual marriage in their state constitution has people wondering … would it work on a national level?

Pastors Purse
Greed, murder, wealth and conspiracy in South America don’t involve drug cartels this time … it’s--Brazilian Evangelicals?
The Vatican Insider

Calling all Fathers
A new billboard campaign is targeting fathers and attacking the racist roots of abortion.
Lifesite News

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-15

Catholics for Obamacare
With Obamacare losing traction in courts across America … The Catholic Health Association has stepped in to try to spin it positive in the eyes of Catholics.
Catholic Culture

Forced Care Failure
Another case has come to court questioning Obama’s right to force Americans to purchase healthcare … and one more federal judge is calling the requirement unconstitutional.

D.C. Abortion Battle
Debates are re-igniting in Washington D.C. this week over whether or not the district will continue to ban taxpayer dollars from funding abortion.

Canadian Infanticide
A woman in Alberta Canada who strangled her newborn child to death has been allowed to walk … after a judge in appeals court said that laws in the country suggest that Canadians “sympathize” with the mother.
Lifesite News

Tyranny of Relativism
Pope Benedict XVI encouraged Americans to fight the evils of moral relativism during his visit to America … and a new website in New York City does a great job of highlighting the enemy.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-14

One Step Closer
Events unfolding today suggest that it may be only a few months before the Society of St. Pius X reconciles with the Catholic Church.
Catholic News Service

Pavone Put Away?
Father Frank Pavone the well-known abortion opponent and international leader of the pro-life organization Priests for Life … is suspended from his active ministry … and is being recalled to Texas by his bishop.
Catholic News Service

Deepening Scandal
As the storm of scandal and court cases surrounds the founder of the Legionaries of Christ … his illegitimate son has now stepped forward to accuse him of sexual abuse.
Vatican Insider

Shunning Sharia
Muslim Law is being purged from court rooms across the country … as state governments batten down the hatches after the tenth anniversary of the 9-11 attacks.

Cut-to-Fit Faith
Customization and Convenience are endangering the traditional notion of religion … and creating one-person religions.
USA Today

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-13

Carolina Constitutional Conflict
Democrats and Republicans are loading their guns for what promises to be a very heated debate over the next year … now that the state will host a referendum in May on whether or not to ban homosexual marriage in its constitution.
Christian Science Monitor

The New Buzz in Population Propaganda
In a world where playing God with human life has become the norm … a pharmaceutical company is trying to promote fertility treatments with a Facebook campaign called “The early bird gets the sperm.”
Fox News

Divorce Drop
Breaking news for the marriage front--the divorce rate has dropped to almost the same rate as the early sixties … but a new study says the determining factor could be that there are simply fewer marriages.
Lifesite News

Gender Bender
The European Union is cracking down on gender selective abortions … drawing much criticism after passing a draft resolution that would forbid parents from knowing the sex of their child … until birth.
The London Telegraph

Battle on Broadway
The homosexual agenda is taking center stage in the Big Apple.
Cybernet News Service

Monday, September 12, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-12

No Justice for All
Exclusivity is the word of the day for Americans … as nine-eleven memorial services were held in Washington D.C. and on ground zero in New York City over the weekend.
Washington Archdiocese Blog

Red White and Burn
London’s 9/11 memorial service was interrupted by hundreds of Muslim extremists this weekend as they set an American flag on fire outside the U.S. embassy in London … desecrating the memory of those who died during the historic attack.

Contraception Conquest
Newly released documents confirm that the United States government is trying to control international resources by forcing population control on the Philippines.
Lifesite News

Pro-Life Purge
Medical Schools are using a loophole in the interview process to keep pro-life students from becoming doctors … according to a recent study.

Gibson’s Hanukah
After being severely labeled an anti-Semite in recent years … Mel Gibson is stepping back into the limelight to produce a film about Judas Maccabeus … the biblical warrior who defeated pagan hordes … and whose victory established the celebration of Hanukkah.
Cybernet News Service

Friday, September 9, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-09

Sex and Starvation
Human rights violations in undeveloped African countries are common enough without having United Nations personnel adding to the problem.
Lifesite News

Homosexual Brainwashing
Californian parents are frantically concerned … watching as so-called “alternative lifestyle” education crests the hill with the coming year … becoming active in January.

Win a Baby
From the UK to Canada … offering a baby as a consumer prize in a contest is becoming more and more popular.
Lifesite News

Obama’s Anti-Catholic Bias
Obama’s American Embassy officials in Poland are targeting the Catholic Church as the source of what they call homophobia in the country … when it comes to pushing the homosexual agenda.
Lifesite News

No Place Like Home
A town in Germany is saying that a visit by the Pope … a native German … is not an event of …“overwhelming public interest” … and are refusing to publicize his scheduled visit on their billboards.
IOL News

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-08

Lucky Seven
A top election expert from the University of Virginia says that the number seven may not be Mr. Obama’s lucky number in the coming 2012 election … because seven states may determine the outcome.

India’s Catholics Persecuted
The Persecution of Catholics in India escalates … as noises in the night drew nearby Catholics to their cathedral … only to find burned vestments, destroyed confessionals and a desecrated altar.

Saint Death
While many Americans are concerned about Islamic Jihad and its attacks … especially after nine-eleven … a report from the U.S. Foreign Military Studies office is pointing out another threat just as awful … that of Santa Muerte.
Pajamas Media

Fined for Voting
Polish members of Parliament who recently voted in favor of banning abortion in their country are being fined for …“voting against party lines.”
Christian Telegraph

Condemning a Cure
A Polish medical campus is cancelling a conference on psychological therapy for same-sex attraction … following the demands of homosexual activists.
Lifesite News

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-07

Accolades for Abortion Activism
As if it weren’t bad enough for some priests and the laity in America to be openly endorsing pro-abort politicians … now the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops appears to be as well.

Media Ignores Ethnic Targeting
Abortion mills across America are concentrated in minority neighborhoods deliberately … confirmed by a new study done by Life Dynamics Incorporated (LDI) … and the media simply doesn’t care to report on it.

Suicide Laws Ignored
The British government is ignoring violations of its own law against assisted suicide … letting dozens of deaths go overlooked without prosecuting anyone for violating the law.

First Amendment Standoff
A U.S. Senator is submarining the Secretary of the Air Force …demanding to know why a missile training course containing Bible verses in its curriculum was suspended … while also calling the move unconstitutional.

Eight Million and Counting
Move over Justin Bieber … Lady Gaga … when it comes to the world of Facebook followers … everybody likes Jesus.

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-06

Showdown in Vienna
A battle royale is brewing in Vienna Austria between a large group of dissident priests and Cardinal Schoenborn .. the primate of Austria.
Catholic News Service

Vatican Answers Back
This weekend .. the Vatican released its detailed response to the Cloyne report from Irish officials and their charges against the Church stemming from the sex abuse crisis that has gripped the Emerald Isle for the past couple of years.
The Catholic Herald

Obama Tanking
With an economy that can’t find its footing … and unemployment stagnant at near 10 percent .. the latest polls show Obama hanging on for dear life in the job approval ratings just released.

Correct the Sinner
Pope Benedict XVI is reminding Catholics of the duty to admonish the sinner .. one of the spiritual works of mercy.
Vatican Radio

Happy Birthday Mom
Opposing the Reproductive Health bill … now being debated in the Filipino Senate … is to give the Blessed Virgin Mary a beautiful birthday present.

Friday, September 2, 2011

Catholic News Roundup 09-02

Abortion Pain
An Idaho woman who murdered her child in the womb is filing suit in federal court … as the first case in the nation to challenge the Fetal Pain abortion ban.

Manipulating Moms
An undercover investigation has revealed that abortion mill counseling has a very deep impact on women … only days after the United Kingdom’s Department of Health announced it is proposing laws to promote counseling options independent of abortion clinics.

Abortion Health Risks
The British Journal of Psychiatry says if you are a woman who has had an abortion … you have an eighty-one percent increased risk of mental health problems.

Militant Homosexuals
A new magazine aimed at our armed forces will soon be distributed on bases around the world … and the message is in a word … “disordered”.

Green Funerals
In an effort to decrease the carbon footprint of the deceased … environmentalists are praising a so-called “greener” alternative to cremation by fire.