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 …
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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 …
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 [...]
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.
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 […]
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 invited on EWTN News Nightly September 5, 2014 to discuss the growing crisis with ISIS.