Poll Police

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (ChurchMilitant.com) – A Catholic politician is cracking down on voter fraud. Florida’s Republican governor Ron DeSantis (Photo: Ryan Ketterman) Florida’s Republican governor Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday he was submitting sweeping election reform proposals for consideration in next year’s legislative session. “With this legislation, our state will be able to enforce election violations, combat voter fraud […]

Texas Defends Worship

Your browser does not support the video tag. CLICK TO WATCH THE VIDEO TRANSCRIPT Texans, on Tuesday, voted to ensure the government never has the power to shut down houses of worship. Church Militant’s David Nussman tells us more about this safeguard for religious freedom. On election day this week, Texas voters approved Proposition 3 […]

WYD, a choreographic challenge to make young people protagonists

The idea comes from the Ramón Pané Foundation, which has launched a competition for groups from any country in the world who wish to present a choreography inspired by the song “Jesus says to me: ‘Get up!’”, a song that will animate the diocesan World Youth Day on 21 November. Registration expires on Sunday 14 […]

Questions abound ahead of Nicaraguan elections

Nicaragua’s sitting president, Daniel Ortega, is eyeing a fourth consecutive term along with his wife Rosario Murillo, who serves as his vice president. But after a wave of arrests, which started in June, critics question whether the political playing field in Nicaragua is plain, impartial, and fair.

Catholic hospital in Lebanon losing staff as many nurses resign

The health care sector in Lebanon is being crushed under the weight of multiple crises that are only getting worse, say the co-administrators of one of Lebanon’s most important hospitals. “We are struggling,” said Holy Family Sister Hadia Abi Chebli, who directs the Lebanese Hospital Geitaoui with Dr. Pierre Yared. Geitaoui, a teaching hospital affiliated […]

Grassroots effort calls on pope to canonize six Black sainthood candidates

BALTIMORE — When Sister Rita Michelle Proctor was a young child, she was taught by the Oblate Sisters of Providence from grades three to 10. The sisters’ hospitality and trust in Divine Providence inspired her to become a religious sister in their Baltimore-based order. After 53 years of love and service for the Lord in […]

Father James Jackson wrote about sex abuse scandals prior to his arrest

Father James Jackson, FSSP, delivers the homily at the funeral Mass for Eric Talley, March 29, 2021, at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Denver, Colo. / Screenshot of FSSP YouTube video Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Nov 6, 2021 / 08:55 am (CNA). In the weeks leading up to his arrest on child pornography […]

‘Pray the Gay Away’

Your browser does not support the video tag. CLICK TO WATCH THE VIDEO TRANSCRIPT A recent event to help same-sex-attracted individuals has free speech haters reeling. In the talk titled “Pray the Gay Away,” students at a university in the Keystone State listened to facts over fiction about the LGBT slogan “born this way.” Church Militant’s William Mahoney […]