Domino’s founder sues over contraception mandate

Washington D.C., Dec 17, 2012 / 06:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Tom Monaghan, the founder and former owner of Domino's Pizza, is suing the federal government over a controversial mandate that requires him to violate his Catholic faith in his business decisions. The lawsuit described the contraception mandate as “an unprecedented despoiling of religious rights” that both “attacks and desecrates a foremost tenet of the Catholic Church.” It pointed to Thomas … [Read more...]

Papal preacher focusing on Church’s three big events

Vatican City, Dec 17, 2012 / 05:08 pm (CNA).- Father Raniero Cantalamessa, preacher to the Papal Household, is basing his reflections for the Pope and his staff on the Church’s three main events in 2012."I try to adjust myself to the graces or the problems that the Church is living, and there are three main events this year," he explained to CNA.His previous talks for December covered the "Year of Faith," an initiative launched by Pope Benedict to help Catholics … [Read more...]