Archive for the ‘Politics’ Category

Time to Stand for Life This Election

At Catholic Advocate we focus primarily on the settled issues, life and marriage, and those of importance to Catholic voters. It is important for people of faith to be educated about the public votes taken by their elected officials on these issues. There …

Feast Day of St. Pope John Paul II

We remember St. Pope John Paul II today on his Feastday, the anniversary of the inauguration of his pontificate in 1978.

Pope Francis Closes Extraordinary Synod of Bishops

A lot of attention has been paid by the secular media to the Extraordinary Synod of Bishops held in the Vatican the past two weeks. The “working document” released last week was not a departure in the teachings of the …

Write in Blessed Mother Teresa for this election

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The leader of Rhode Island’s Catholics suggests voters could write in Mother Teresa or sit out the Nov. 4 election because of a field of candidates he says isn’t “terribly promising” on the abortion issue. Bishop Thomas Tobin says in The Rhode Island Catholic diocesan newspaper that writing in Mother Teresa in [...]

Prayer for the Extraordinary Synod on the Family

The Extraordinary Assembly of the Synod of Bishops began Monday morning. Let us pray for them and our Church as they hold their first full day of sessions.

Prayer for Fr. Benedict J. Groeschel

We send our prayers to the Community of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal on the news Fr. Benedict J. Groeschel went to be with Our Lord last night. Catholic Advocate is grateful for his early encouragement of our work.

Understanding Obama & Ourselves

Why is President Obama so intent on changing America? And why have so many Americans supported the policies and programs producing the changes? Though the questions are almost identical, the answers are very different. The answer to the first question is that Obama is an anti-colonialist. That is, he is outraged by the way western […]

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They’re Back

They’re back, yes it is the Nuns on the Bus part 3 returning like a sequel to a bad horror movie. This time it’s the Catholic sisters versus the Koch brothers. That’s one way to look at the upcoming “Nuns on the Bus” tour, which hits the road next week (Sept. 17) for the third [...]

Catholic Advocate President appears on EWTN to discuss ISIS

Catholic Advocate President invited on EWTN News Nightly September 5, 2014 to discuss the growing crisis with ISIS.

Albert Einstein and Socialism

Someone recently sent me an article noting Albert Einstein’s favorable view of Socialism. Knowing that I have been critical of socialist ideas in the past, he asked whether Einstein’s statements changed my mind. It was a fair question. After all, Einstein is widely considered one of the great scientific thinkers of all time, so it […]

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