Catholic Hospitals in Ireland Will Be Forced to Perform Abor

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The Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has declared that even Catholic health facilities will have to perform abortions once the law legalizing voluntary termination of pregnancy comes into effect.

Transcript Released: 1976 Meeting of Pope Paul VI and Abp. L

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Fr. Christian Thouvenot, Secretary General of the FSSPX, discusses the differences and astounding similarities between the two accounts of a meeting which took place during the "Hot Summer of 1976".

The United States Sees the Largest Drop in Church Attendance

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A recent Gallup poll revealed that during Pope Francis’ pontificate, which began in 2013, the Catholic Church in the United States experienced the largest decline in weekly attendance in decades. 

The Great Task of Centering Everything on Christ Again

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The persecuted Christians in the Middle East today see jihadists profaning their churches, toppling altars, destroying crosses.

Letter from Fr. le Roux, Rector of St. Thomas Aquinas Semina

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On the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the Rector of St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary, Fr. Yves le Roux, discusses the upcoming elective General Chapter of the SSPX, and urges prayer, the curbing of judgement, and submission to Divine Grace.

A Cistercian Abbey in Quebec Transformed into a Harry Potter

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The troubling “conversion” of the Cistercian abbey in Oka, Quebec, into a Harry Potter theme park raises once again the question of what is to become of churches in our dramatically secularized Western civilization.

Before the Colloquium, “Quo vadis, Church?”: Card. Burke

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On the eve of the colloquium, “Quo vadis, Church?”, which was held in Rome on April 7, 2018, two of the participants—Cardinal Burke and Italian Senator Pera—granted interviews to the press in which they show what is really at stake in the current debate over the doctrinal confusion that prevails in the Church.

Weakened by Mass De-Christianization, Two Canadian Dioceses

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Pope Francis has unified “in the person of the bishop” two dioceses that will now become one. This decision was motivated by the “decline in the numbers of the clergy and in religious practice”.

Canadian Church Wary of the Canadian Catholic Organization f

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Cardinal Thomas Collins, archbishop of Toronto, following the example of several other Canadian bishops, has decided to block the funds raised by the diocesan “ShareLife” collection to benefit the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (CCODP).

Alfie Evans Dies at Liverpool Hospital

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“My gladiator lay down his shield and gained his wings at 2:30,” announced the little boy’s father on Facebook. Alfie’s death at the hospital, despite the repeated appeals from the pope and the Italian government to transfer him to Rome, brought to a close a week of intense struggle both in the media and in the courts.