Military Chaplains

Father Seamus Madigan, head chaplain of the Irish Defence Forces, in a video endorsing the Dublin LGBT 'Pride' parade.

Irish Catholic priest takes part in ‘virtual’ homosexual ‘Pride’ parade

The Lumen Fidei Institute reached out to Limerick Bishop Brendan Leahy to ask him to publicly correct the priest's pro-homosexual messages, but he did not respond. By Paul Smeaton, LifeSite News, July 8, 2020 DUBLIN, Ireland, July 8, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) — An Irish Catholic priest has... read more

Archbishop joins pope in calling for talks to resolve U.S.-Iran tensions

By Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service, June 19, 2019 WASHINGTON, D.C. - Amid rising tensions between the United States and Iran, Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio of the U.S. Archdiocese for the Military Services called on President Donald Trump’s administration to seek “sustained dialogue... read more

D-Day’s Enduring Memory: Heroic Chaplains Remembered on 75th Anniversary

The Register remembers three clergymen whose extraordinary courage should never be forgotten. By Joseph Pronechen, Jun. 6, 2019 Tens of thousands of Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy. June 6, 1944 — D-Day was underway. That day 75 years ago launched the major turning... read more

Will Father Kapaun’s Remains Be Among Those Returned From North Korea?

The heroic U.S. chaplain died in a North Korean prison camp in 1951. By Joseph Pronechen, Aug. 1, 2018 PILSEN, Kan. — On July 27, a U.S. Air Force C-17 transport plane carrying more than 55 cases of remains of U.S. servicemen who died and were buried in North Korea during the Korean War... read more

On the Battlefield, Some Heroes Wear Clerical Collars

Book Review By Joseph Pronechen, Jul. 14, 2018 Heroic Catholic Chaplains Stories of the Brave and Holy Men Who Dodged Bullets While Saving Souls By Thomas Craughwell TAN Books, 2018, 216 pages, $24.95 (hardcover) To order: or (800) 437-5876 The late author Thomas... read more