You Send Your Children to Catholic Schools to: (A) Become More Inclusive; or (B) Learn Church Teaching

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Why do you send your children to Catholic schools?  Is it to: (A)  Learn tolerance and inclusiveness, accepting all ideas and lifestyles equally, regarding all as on an even playing field. (B)  Learn from their drama teacher how others feel by play-acting their lifestyles on "Rainbow Appreciation Day." (C)  Learn from their social studies teacher that all religions have something to offer, and all are equally true. (D)  Learn from their science teacher that religion is bunk. (E)  Learn from … [Read more...]

THE UGLY FACE OF FEMINIST WRATH: Foul-Mouthed, Topless Protesters Drench Archbishop With Water (UPDATED)

Archbishop drenched in Femen protest in Brussels

Ah, woman.  So soft, so demure, so loving, so radiant.The graceful Hollywood beauty Audrey Hepburn said of womankind, “The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode, but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows. The beauty of a woman grows with the passing years.”But then there’s this:Early in April, topless activists from the Kiev-based feminist group FEMEN invaded a lecture on blasphemy by Arc … [Read more...]

De-Baptism: Is That Even Possible?

Increasing numbers of Europeans are asking to be “de-baptized,” says a report in the Huffington Post, and Church officials are concerned.Say what?  Doesn’t Baptism change you ontologically, leaving an indelible mark on your soul, just as ordination does for the priest?Well, yes.  No matter how hard you scrub, you really can’t wash that mark off. But apparently, people—lots of people!—are trying.  Some estimate the number of “de-baptisms” requested in Europe has reached the tens of th … [Read more...]