Should We Evangelize Protestants?

By Casey Chalk, Catholic Thing, August 9, 2020 We should stop trying to evangelize Protestants, some Catholics say. “Let’s get our own house clean first, before we invite our fellow Christians in,” someone commented on a recent article of mine that presented a Catholic rejoinder to a... read more

United Methodist Church Leaders Agree in Principle to Split Over Gay Rights

If approved, deal would allow same-sex marriage and give opponents opportunity to form a new denomination By Ian Lovett, Wall Street Journal, January 3, 2020 Leaders of the United Methodist Church have agreed in principle on a deal that will divide the denomination, potentially ending years... read more

St. Thomas More Didn’t Die For This — Did He?

By Shaun Kenney, The Wanderer, August 15, 2019 Our European readers who are attempting to decipher the average Catholic in the United States would do themselves well to watch the film A Man for All Seasons featuring Paul Scofield as St. Thomas More and for good reason. One might posit that... read more

Pope Francis warns against sovereignism: “It leads to war”

In an interview, the pontiff says: «Europe shall not break apart, it must be saved, it has human and Christian roots». «Ursula von der Leyen can revive the strength of the Founding Fathers» With Domenico Agasso, Jr. , LaStampa, August 9, 2019 VATICAN CITY. The Pope opens the door on time... read more

A Kindly Light

By Robert Royal, The Catholic Thing, August 12, 2019 [Robert Royal will be the featured speaker at the September 25, 2019 Catholic Citizens of Illinois annual banquet. For details please see HERE] Yesterday, August 11, was the anniversary of the death of a great Christian leader,... read more
A gay pride rainbow flag flies along with the U.S. flag in front of the Asbury United Methodist Church in Prairie Village, Kan., on Friday, April 19, 2019.

United Methodists edge toward breakup over LGBT policies

There's at least one area of agreement among conservative, centrist and liberal leaders in the United Methodist Church: America's largest mainline Protestant denomination is on a path toward likely breakup over differences on same-sex marriage and ordination of LGBT pastors. By David Crary,... read more

The Church betrays the Gospel if she prefers politics to God: Cardinal Brandmüller

By Diane Montagna December 13, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) — “The more the Church gets taken up with politics and sets aside the reality of God, grace and sin, the more we betray the Gospel,” Cardinal Walter Brandmüller, one of the four ‘dubia’ cardinals, has said. Referring to a recent... read more

From Civil Religion to “Hate”

By David Carlin, September 8, 2017 Although the United States has never had an official religion, it has traditionally been, in an informal and unofficial way, a Christian nation; more specifically, a Protestant nation. A virtually universal Protestantism was one of the chief factors, in... read more

US Lutherans approve agreement with Catholic Church

Emily McFarlan Miller, August 16, 2016 RELIGION NEWS SERVICE Martin Luther, founder of Germany's Protestant (Lutheran) Church, nailed his 95 theses to the church door in Wittenberg. (Credit: Religion News Service file photo.) Nearly 500 years after Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the... read more

Kasper: Pope Intends “Not to Preserve Everything as it has Been”

BY MAIKE HICKSON, APRIL 23, 2016 On 22 April, Cardinal Walter Kasper gave yet another interview about Pope Francis and his reforms. This time, he spoke with the German regional newspaper Aachener Zeitung. In this interview, the German cardinal made some candid — indeed, bold — statements... read more


This isn’t evangelization; it’s a fraud. By Michael Voris, Church Militant, April 13, 2016 Yesterday, we introduced you to the goings on in the archdiocese of Detroit regarding its attempts in the area of evangelization by resorting to a Protestant-inspired catechism program called ALPHA,... read more


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