Education

Don’t ‘blackmail’ kids into coming to church, Vatican official says

By Cindy Wooden, Jun 25, 2020, CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE Don’t ‘blackmail’ kids into coming to church, Vatican official says ROME — Although he said, “I would never go to war” over the proper age to administer the sacrament of confirmation, Archbishop Rino Fisichella said too often... read more

Supreme Court hears case on right of Catholic schools to fire religion teachers

By Matt Hadro, Catholic News Agency, May 11, 2020 Supreme Court justices on Monday heard arguments for and against extending the Civil Rights Act’s “ministerial exception” to Catholic schools when they fire teachers of religion. The two Catholic schools were clearly looking for... read more

Catholic Schools, Kindergartens Shut Down in Hebei Province

To stifle faith in the cradle, the CCP bans church-run education of children, implements measures to prevent minors from having any contacts with churches. By Yang Xiangwen, Bitterwinter.org, April 8, 2020 The Chinese government doesn’t tolerate church-established schools, because it... read more

AZ EDUCATION OFFICIAL TO PARENTS: TAKE YOUR CHILDREN OUT OF PUBLIC SCHOOLS

by Paul Murano  •  ChurchMilitant.com  •  March 4, 2020    State superintendent warns of 'global agenda,' 'sexualization of children' PHOENIX (ChurchMilitant.com) - Diane Douglas, former superintendent of public instruction for the state of Arizona, is... read more
Priests of the Society of St. Pius X. Father Patrick Rutledge, the parish rector, is on the left.

The Christian Withdrawal Experiment

Feeling out of step with the mores of contemporary life, members of a conservative-Catholic group have built a thriving community in rural Kansas. Could their flight from mainstream society be a harbinger for the nation? By Emma Green, Atlantic, December 31, 2019 Half an hour down the... read more

Vatican hosts youth conference with pro-abortion UN activists

By Diane Montagna  ROME, November 8, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) — With so much attention focused in recent weeks on the violation of the first commandment, further attacks on the fifth and sixth commandments have gone unnoticed in Vatican City. In the middle of the Amazon Synod, a smaller... read more

Diversity & Tolerance — Of What?

Sycamore Trust, November 13, 2019 The woke agenda of @NotreDame Student Government's Anne Jarrett aka @profanniety turns out the light on Catholic identity #GoCatholicNDCLICK TO TWEET Notre Dame’s student government led off the new school year by handing all students free subscriptions to... read more

We Are Losing Young Catholics

Our culture has rapidly fallen into that “age of infidelity” that Saint John Henry Newman predicted, and too many Catholic institutions have been complicit in the slide from faith and tradition. By Patrick J. Reilly, National Catholic Register, October 25, 2019 A new study by the Pew... read more

Elizabeth Warren Pledges To Crack Down On School Choice, Despite Sending Her Own Son To Elite Private School

By Peter Hasson, Daily Caller, October 29, 2019 Democratic Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is pledging to crack down on school choice if elected, despite the fact that she sent her own son to an elite private school, publicly available records show. The 2020 presidential candidate’s... read more

I Asked Thousands of Biologists When Life Begins. The Answer Wasn’t Popular

By Steve Jacobs, Quillette, October 16, 2019 Shortly after being awarded my Ph.D. by the University of Chicago’s department of Comparative Human Development this year, I found myself in a minor media whirlwind. I was interviewed by The Daily Wire, The College Fix, and Breitbart. I appeared... read more

The Islamicization of Public Education Continues Apace

By: Fr. Mario Alexis, Crisis, October 23, 2019 On October 15, the U.S. Supreme Court denied a petition presented by the Thomas More Law Center (TMLC) to hear Wood v. Arnold, a case brought by Caleigh Wood, a Christian student in the 11th grade at La Plata High School in Maryland. Wood refused... read more
Brebeuf Jesuit Prep's varsity football team at an Aug. 16 game (Michael Hoffbauer Photography)

Brebeuf athletes excluded from some Catholic events as Jesuits appeal decree