Catholic Voting Guide? There’s An App For That….

On October 11, 2012, in Press Releases, by CCC

Confraternity of Catholic Clergy creates Voter Guide for iOS, Android and Windows mobile devices — in time for the 2012 Presidential Election Contact: Alexis Walkenstein, 561-445-5409,AWalkenstein@MaximusMG.com; Tim Lilley, 678-990-9032,TLilley@MaximusMG.com; Kevin Wandra, 678-990-9032,KWandra@MaximusMG.com SAN DIEGO, Calif., Oct. 9, 2012 /Christian Newswire/ — Catholics mean business this election year. The Confraternity of Catholic Clergy has launched CATHOLIC VOTING GUIDE — a […]

Unforgettable Images of the Priesthood

On June 18, 2012, in Articles, by CCC

  BY TOM HOOPES Another year, another celebrity priest ends his career in scandal. No doubt there are many cautionary lessons to learn from these sad stories about the spiritual dangers of fame and the need to always watch and pray. But I learned something else. It occurred to me that the images of the […]

Catholic Church op-ed is filled with falsehoods

On June 11, 2012, in Articles, Editorial, by CCC

Dr. James F. Drane wrote an offensive and illogical op-ed (“Today’s Vatican culture is still stuck in the past,” May 20 – link to article). As a bioethicist, he should restrict his pontificating to areas of medicine and its moral application. Pejorative slanders such as calling bishops “theologically unsophisticated” and naive do not prove his premise. […]

Hundreds of clergy unite to pray Rosary for world’s priests

On June 11, 2012, in Articles, by CCC

New York City, N.Y., Jun 9, 2012 / 07:26 am (CNA).- On June 15, as the Catholic Church celebrates both the Feast of the Sacred Heart and World Priest Day, over 500 priests and deacons will pray the Rosary at 60 shrines in 60 countries around the world. “At this time in history, we priests […]

World Priest Day 2012 – Rosary Rally For Priests

On June 6, 2012, in Press Releases, by CCC

(Press Release San Diego, CA – June 5, 2012) Over 500 priests and deacons of the Confraternity of Catholic Clergy endorse WORLD PRIEST DAY 2012 and its ROSARY RALLY FOR PRIESTS sponsored by WorldPriest.com around the globe. “The connection between the Rosary and the Priesthood is indispensable. From Saint Dominic to Popes John Paul II […]

Easter Sunday 2011 Urbi et Orbi

On April 26, 2011, in Articles, by CCC

“In resurrectione tua, Christe, coeli et terra laetentur!In your resurrection, O Christ, let heaven and earth rejoice!” (Liturgy of the Hours). Dear Brothers and Sisters in Rome and across the world, Easter morning brings us news that is ancient yet ever new: Christ is risen! The echo of this event, which issued forth from Jerusalem […]

Pope Benedict XVI’s Words From The Chrism Mass

On April 26, 2011, in Articles, by CCC

Dear Brothers and Sisters, At the heart of this morning’s liturgy is the blessing of the holy oils – the oil for anointing catechumens, the oil for anointing the sick, and the chrism for the great sacraments that confer the Holy Spirit: confirmation, priestly ordination, episcopal ordination. In the sacraments the Lord touches us through […]

The Sky is Falling! Really?

On April 2, 2011, in Articles, by CCC

By Bishop Thomas J. Tobin Rhode Island Catholic, March 31, 2011 For reasons that will become obvious, I’ve been thinking a lot recently about the parable of the farmer walking down a rural road who came across a tiny sparrow, lying along side the road on his back, with his little feet up in the […]