Catholic News

‘I make no apology for it’: Oklahoma state congressman compares abolishing abortion to abolishing slavery

By Cassandra Sweetman, Nexstar Media Wire, April 8, 2021 OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – An Oklahoma House member came under fire Wednesday for making a comment some are calling racially insensitive, comparing abortion and slavery. Rep. Jim Olsen was introducing his bill, SB 612, which would... read more

Irish Archbishop Slams ‘Draconian’ Ban on Public Worship

By Thomas D. Williams, Breitbart News, April 19, 2021 The Archbishop of Armagh, Eamon Martin, has sharply criticized a ban on public worship, calling the measure “draconian,” “provocative,” and “unnecessary.” On Easter Sunday, Pope Francis criticized such “severe” measures,... read more

Pro-abortion constitutional reform in Mexico paused

By David Ramos, Catholic News Agency, April 17, 2021 The administration of Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador and legislators from his ruling National Regeneration Movement decided to put on hold for now the debate on amending the federal constitution to insert abortion rights and... read more

Pro-abortion billboard campaign in Kentucky draws pro-life response

By Joe Bukuras, Catholic News Agency, April 17, 2021 Kentucky pro-life groups responded this week to a billboard campaign in the state seeking to reconcile religious faith with abortion. The billboards, which will go up next week and remain for two months, feature phrases like, “Good... read more

Pressure Intensifies on Catholic Church to Change Teaching That Homosexuality Is ‘Intrinsically Disordered’

According to analysts, the continuing push to remove this phrasing from the Catechism of the Catholic Church is rooted in a broader campaign to legitimize homosexual acts. By Edward Pentin, National Catholic Register, April 20, 2021 VATICAN CITY — Pressure continues to be exerted on Church... read more

Christian anthropology can renew the West, Vatican foreign minister says

By Hannah Brockhaus, Catholic News Agency, April 16, 2021 It is a difficult and uncertain moment in the West, when the vision of who man is and what he is for is being questioned, and the answers proposed by society are “short-sighted,” the Vatican’s foreign minister has... read more

Planned Parenthood CEO Admits Its Founder Margaret Sanger Was a White Supremacist, But Still Embraces Her

By Micaih Bilger, LifeSite News, April 19, 2021 Margaret Sanger, the founder of Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion chain, was a racist. Over the weekend, the abortion chain finally acknowledged its troubling roots, including Sanger’s connection to white supremacist and... read more

Corporate critics of Georgia election law incorporated in Delaware, which has strict voting rules

State requires excuses for absentee voting, makes voters request absentee application. By Daniel Payne, Just the News, April 14, 2021 Numerous major corporate critics of Georgia's new election reform law are themselves incorporated in the business-friendly state of Delaware,... read more

California Lifts Capacity Limits on Religious Gatherings Following Supreme Court Ruling

The court majority noted in an unsigned order that the state’s “three households” rule did not apply as strictly to secular indoor gatherings, such as indoor shopping or businesses such as nail salons, as it did to private religious gatherings at homes. CNA, Naional Catholic Register,... read more

Facebook Blocks NY Post Story on BLM Founder’s Mansions

By Eric Mack NewsMax, April 16, 2021 Big tech is covering for liberal activists and censoring the New York Post again, blocking a story on the Black Lives Matter co-founder's multiple million-dollar homes. Facebook is preventing users from sharing the Post report, instead giving the error... read more

Amazon blocks review of pro-life devotional book that reviewer said helps her pray to end abortion

'Why would Amazon ban this comment? They apparently support abortion and are afraid of prayer' By Pete Baklinsk, LifeSite News, April 15, 2021 April 15, 2021 (LifeSiteNews) – Amazon refused to publish a woman’s review of a pro-life devotional book that she said in her review helped her... read more