Glitz, Glamour and a Great Film: My Evening With the Stars on the Red Carpet

Kathy Schiffer on the Red Carpet

There's been a calm here at SEASONS OF GRACE for a few days. The whooshing sound you may have heard was only me, rushing back and forth to pack for a two-day trip, then flying to Atlanta where I stood on the red carpet for the World Premiere of Giving Films' "90 Minutes in Heaven.""90 Minutes in Heaven" tells the story of Pastor Don Piper's death in a car-truck collision, his visit to heaven and finally, his return to earth where he experienced intractable pain, 34 surgeries, and a lengthy re … [Read more...]

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Today, an Appeals Court Loss for Michigan, Tennessee Catholics in HHS Mandate Case

MCC statement on twitter

A federal appeals court ruled August 21 that nine Catholic groups in Michigan and Tennessee must provide birth control in their employee health insurance plans. The Cincinnati-based Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed the Catholic groups' claims that providing contraception violated the religious liberty of the Catholic organizations.It was the opinion of the Appeals Court that their religious rights are not substantially burdened by a process created by the federal government for opt … [Read more...]

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Laudato Si’: So Much to Say, So Much to Learn

Laudato Si

There is a calm this morning over the Catholic Interwebs. I've noticed fewer Facebook posts, fewer messages.... Everyone is reading!Laudato Si', the Pope's much-touted encyclical on the environment, was released at noon Rome time (6:00 a.m. Eastern). It's 197 pages long, and it'll take a little time to absorb all the nuanced passages, the poetic expressions, and give you a full analysis. For now, though, I do have a couple of quick thoughts:1. This is not, as some had feared, a … [Read more...]

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