Who Is Pope Francis? Cute Little Video Tells His Story

Who Is Pope Francis

Each day we learn a little more about our new pope.  We get to know his warm heart, his quick wit, his boyish smile.The folks at Catholic-link.com have produced an animated video to help you get to know Jorge Mario Bergoglio, now Pope Francis, a little better.   The video was produced in fifteen languages, and was released via YouTube on June 26. … [Read more...]

The Archdiocese and the Alderman: A Clash of Cultures in St. Louis

Gay Pride Light Show at St. Louis's Civil Courts Building

Just in time for the Supreme Court’s controversial rulings on DOMA and Proposition 8, the St. Louis Civil Courts building is decked out in gay pride colors this week for the first time.Meanwhile, ten miles away, the Archdiocese of St. Louis released a strong statement reaffirming marriage as being between one man and one woman. *     *     *     * The Civil Courts Building, home to the 22nd Judicial Circuit Court of Missouri, is one of several downtown St. Louis buildings to flaunt rainbow … [Read more...]