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ACLU’S WAR ON CATHOLIC HEALTH CARE CONTINUES

By | 2017-04-12T20:23:22+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

The ACLU continues its war on Catholic health care, this time in Peoria, Illinois. The ACLU objects to the fact that federally funded Heartland Health Services leases two of its four clinics from OSF Saint Francis Medical Center. The lease agreement requires staff at those two clinics to comply with the Ethical and Religious Directives for [...]

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HARVEY WEINSTEIN SEEKING A FIGHT?

By | 2017-04-12T20:23:22+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

There is no one in Hollywood who delights in offending Catholics more than Harvey Weinstein: he has made a long list of anti-Catholic films. Now he is at it again, putting the final touches on his latest contribution to Catholic-themed films, Mary Magdalene. No release date has been set. In December, the online edition of the [...]

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GAY ACTIVISTS EXPLOIT ASH WEDNESDAY

By | 2017-04-12T20:23:22+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

Gay activists can't even commemorate Ash Wednesday without drawing attention to themselves. That is why many accessed ashes mixed with purple glitter; approximately 150 participating clergy in several cities across the country took part in "Glitter+Ash Wednesday." A New York City homosexual outfit, Parity, promoted this stunt nationwide. Liz Edman, a lesbian Episcopalian priest in New [...]

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ABC’S “WHEN WE RISE” MOCKED CATHOLICS

By | 2017-04-12T20:23:22+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

Catholics in America make up about 25 percent of the population. Yet when it comes to negative stereotypes of religion, Hollywood targets us almost 100 percent of the time. Nowhere is this more true than with gay-themed entertainment. The hostility shown toward all things Catholic made us wary when we heard about ABC's February miniseries on [...]

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MARCH FOR LIFE SCARES DEATH INDUSTRY

By | 2017-03-22T17:26:59+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

This year's March for Life took place at a time of unprecedented optimism. President Donald Trump's leadership has emboldened the Congress and state lawmakers to fight for the rights of the unborn with greater resolve than ever before. The death industry has taken note and is none too happy. The death industry, led by Planned Parenthood [...]

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CATHOLIC FOES SPONSOR WOMEN’S D.C. MARCH

By | 2017-03-22T17:27:00+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

The Women's March on Washington was a misnomer: it included many who claim to be neither a man nor a woman, yet were born either male or female. It is also a misnomer to say, as organizers did, that the march was about uniting "our vibrant and diverse communities": it sought to divide, not unite. Some [...]

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ABORTION RATE DIPS TO NEW LOW

By | 2017-03-22T17:27:00+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

The Guttmacher Institute, a research firm that is squarely in the pro-abortion camp, released a new study, "Abortion Incidence and Service Availability in the United States, 2014," that is as interesting in its findings as it is in its interpretation of the data. Its central finding is striking: The number of abortions has fallen to the [...]

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BIGOTRY AND BLOOD MARK PLANNED PARENTHOOD

By | 2017-03-22T17:27:00+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

Recently, a short film called "100 Years," was released to celebrate the centenary of Planned Parenthood. Lena Dunham was a great choice to co-produce this Planned Parent-hood propaganda film. She is not only a confessed child abuser, she recently regretted not having an abortion. Having Meryl Streep do some of the narrating was also wise. When [...]

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CHRISTIAN REFUGEES MERIT PRIORITY STATUS

By | 2017-03-22T17:27:00+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

The following article written by Bill Donohue was recently featured on CNSNews.com. In November 2015, President Barack Obama told a G20 press conference that proposals to give priority status to Christian refugees from Syria were "shameful." He said, "We do not have a religious test for our compassion." He recently criticized President Donald Trump for making [...]

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GORSUCH IS A GREAT PICK

By | 2017-03-22T17:27:00+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

President Trump recently selected Judge Neil Gorsuch to take Judge Antonin Scalia's place on the Supreme Court. The Catholic League has a narrow focus when it comes to prospective U.S. Supreme Court judges. We want someone who is intellectually admired by his colleagues, a person who has a well developed jurisprudential philosophy. We want someone who [...]

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