Priests and Seminarians to Bike for Vocations

From left, Seminarian Steven Diaz, Rev. Marc Swartvagher, Seminarian Dominik Wegiel, Rev. Joseph Fitzgerald and Seminarian Stephen Rooney

From left, Seminarian Steven Diaz, Rev. Marc Swartvagher, Seminarian Dominik Wegiel, Rev. Joseph Fitzgerald and Seminarian Stephen Rooney

A group of priests and seminarians from dioceses in and around New York City are planning to raise awareness about the joys of the religious life by biking 1,400 miles up the East Coast.

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ACLU to Church: Provide Abortion to Immigrants!

Hispanic girlThe American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is suing the federal government to obtain records related to reproductive healthcare policy for unaccompanied immigrant children provided by federally-funded Catholic agencies to determine if they are refusing to offer abortion and contraceptive care to these children.

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Faithful Sisters Protest Day of Silence

marin catholicCommentary by Susan Brinkmann, OCDS

A Catholic high school in the troubled Archdiocese of San Francisco is the scene of a new uproar after a group of faithful Dominican Sisters walked out of their classrooms last Friday to protest the national Day of Silence which is orchestrated by an organization that promotes homosexuality among school students.

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