Presidential Election

Cardinal Burke: Trump’s Victory a Wake-Up Call to US Political Leaders

Posted by Edward Pentin, Wednesday Nov 9th, 2016 The patron of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta said Catholics need to continue to make their presence felt in the election process. VATICAN CITY — Cardinal Raymond Burke has said Donald Trump’s election Tuesday is a sign that the... read more

Tim Kaine Commends Hillary with a Communist Poet

BY PAUL KENGOR, NOVEMBER 11, 2016 Hillary Clinton’s concession speech the day after her stunning loss to Donald Trump was a historic moment. She was gracious and remarkably strong and poised given the political and emotional enormity of what had happened to her. But surely the weirdest part of... read more

On Election Day in America, Pope Meets With Italy’s Most Famous Abortionist

By Steve Skojec, November 8, 2016 As day at last dawns on the Westernmost regions of the United States of America, her people face a stark choice: while neither candidate has a positive track record on abortion, one promises to be the most pro-abortion, anti-life president in the nation’s... read more

Priest: ‘How dare’ clergy suggest abortion is just another ‘issue’?

By Claire Chretien BIRMINGHAM, Alabama, November 2, 2016 (LifeSiteNews) – Catholics must reject the suggestion that “to regulate murder at the beginning and end of life is just another issue facing our society” and vote knowing that abortion and euthanasia are “foundational” to a just... read more

New York bishop: Catholics shouldn’t vote for pro-abortion candidates. Period.

By Lisa Bourne ROCKVILLE CENTRE, New York, November 2, 2016 (LifeSiteNews) – Support for abortion by candidates for public office is a deal-breaker, according to one New York bishop who said supporting abortion is “sufficient reason” on its own to disqualify them from receiving our... read more

When Love, Mercy, and Dignity Lose Their Meaning

BY JAMES KALB, NOVEMBER 3, 2016 Love, mercy, and human dignity are all wonderful things, and it’s right for the Church to emphasize them. It’s also right to take them seriously, and try to understand what they are, what’s behind them, and where they point. To do that we need to remember... read more

Our Christian Duty

Written By David E. Smith, Illinois Family Institute  | 10.27.16 In less than two weeks, Americans will know which candidates will direct the course of our state and nation for the next two to four years.  Unfortunately, too many Christians do not understand exactly what is at stake.  With... read more

Chaput: To Contribute to American Life, Catholics Must First Step Back from Its Culture

The Philadelphia archbishop reproaches ‘bourgeois, mediocre, feel-good religion.’ By Maggie Gallagher       — October 21, 2016 The Al Smith Dinner usually specializes in self-deprecating humor by the candidates, but while some of that was on display last night, both Hillary and... read more

Partial-Birth Murder Is What Truly Disqualifies Hillary

BY JUDAH FRIEDMAN, October 21, 2016 Both she and Trump have broken many unwritten rules, but only she has chosen to go beyond redemption. In the twelve-step world there is a joke: the 12 steps keep us from killing ourselves and the traditions keep us from killing each other. America is a society... read more

Casting Your Ballot, A Moral Act

By Lawrence P. Grayson Next month, we will have the opportunity to vote for the people who will lead this nation.  The outcome will significantly affect our lives – and those of our children and grandchildren -- for decades. The challenges before the nation are serious and emotion laden. ... read more

Catholic Bishop Slams Hillary Clinton’s “Anti-Catholic” Campaign, It Has a “Toxic Prejudice”

BY STEVEN ERTELT, OCT 21, 2016 - WASHINGTON, DC A Catholic bishop is slamming the campaign of pro-abortion candidate Hillary Clinton over recent emails from her top campaign staff trashing Catholic voters. Bishop Thomas Tobin (diocese of Providence, RI)says Hillary Clinton’s radical... read more

WOMEN VOTERS

A Tale of Two Speeches