Military Service

France Honors a Catholic Soldier Murdered by a Terrorist

By Marie Meaney, March 29, 2018 Lieutenant Colonel Arnaud Beltrame (44) has become famous overnight. His family could well have done without his fame, since it came at such a cost—the sacrifice of his own life. He offered himself as a hostage in exchange for a wife and mother who was held... read more

WHERE is Congress on Court’s (Self-)Mutilation of the Military?

Written by Daniel Horowitz IS THERE A CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT TO SERVE IN THE MILITARY? FOR THE “TRANSGENDERED,” APPARENTLY YES. Throughout our series on judicial tyranny, I’ve been trying to conjure up analogies and metaphors to describe the absurdity of judicial supremacism. Yet, no... read more

TRUMP SEEKS TO BLOCK TRANSGENDER RECRUITS IN MILITARY

by Rodney Pelletier • ChurchMilitant.com • December 8, 2017 WASHINGTON (ChurchMilitant.com) - The Trump administration is fighting federal courts to keep so-called transgenders out of the U.S. military. In the latest battle between the executive and legislative branch of the... read more

The Statue at Inchon

By Michael J. Fahy, September 15, 2017 Crackling radio reports early on September 15, 1950 picked up via staticky shortwave radio told Americans of the unexpected, unbelievably high-risk Invasion of Inchon by our armed forces, led by five-star general Douglas MacArthur.  That turnaround in the... read more

U.S. Ban on Transsexuals in Military Goes into Effect

By Austin Ruse  | September 1, 2017 WASHINGTON DC, September 1 (C-Fam) Making good on his July announcement, President Donald Trump has formally directed the U.S. military to reinstitute the longstanding ban on transsexuals serving in the armed forces, though the new policy stops short of... read more

A Surprising Number of Vocations Via the Military

THE WALL STREET  JOURNAL, August 18, 2017 The largest group of young men who are taking their vows as priests are prior-service military. Aug. 17, 2017 I read Matthew Hennessey’s “The Priesthood Is a Heroic Vocation” (Houses of Worship, Aug. 11) as I was getting ready for a road march... read more

Female Military Service Members Told to Accept Naked Men in their Showers

Written By Joshua Denton   |   08.10.17   The Army recently released a new training presentation for troops regarding their interactions with transgender soldiers, and guidelines regarding gender transition in the military. The policy favors the needs and feelings of the individual over... read more

Military archbishop defends Trump ban on new ‘transgender’ soldiers

By Doug Mainwaring WASHINGTON, D.C., July 31, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) – The Archbishop for the Military Services, USA, issued a statement defending President Trump’s announcement that the U.S. military will no longer accept "transgender" individuals because of the "tremendous medical costs and... read more

BREAKING: Trump Announces Military Will No Longer Allow Transgenders

"Our military must be focused on decisive and overwhelming victory and cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption that transgender in the military would entail." By JAMES BARRETT, July 26, 2017 On Wednesday, President Donald Trump announced that the U.S. Military... read more

The Army’s New Shower Policy: Bare with Us

By Tony Perkins, June 15, 2017 There may be privates in the Army, but there's no privacy. That may be the biggest takeaway from the mandatory "transgender soldiers training," which took place on bases across the country Tuesday. In a major break from precedent, the military's largest branch is... read more

VIETNAM WAR PRIEST’S CAUSE FOR SAINTHOOD GOES TO VATICAN NEWS: US NEWS

Fr. Vincent Capodanno, the "Grunt Padre," is a Medal of Honor recipient by Trey Elmore  •  ChurchMilitant.com  •  June 1, 2017 DETROIT (ChurchMilitant.com) - The U.S. Archdiocese for the Military Services has ended its four-year inquiry into the life of Vietnam-era Navy Chaplain Fr.... read more

Veterans Day 2016