Daily Archives: August 9, 2012

Newsflash: The Missourian Answer to Militant Atheists: ‘Right to Pray’ amendment passes with large majority

Sorry for a second Newsflash post for today, but it is really good news: Jefferson City, Mo., Aug 9, 2012 / 02:10 am (CNA).- A constitutional amendment protecting Missouri residents’ right to pray in public passed by large margins in … Continue reading

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Edith Stein: The Jewish saint that died in the concentration camp

On 9 August 70 years ago Edith Stein, the Jew turned Carmelite sister was being killed in Auschwitz concentration camp. In 1933 she wrote to the Pope about the Jewish persecution ANDREA TORNIELLI Vatican Insider The philosopher Teresa Benedicta of … Continue reading

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Newsflash: Former atheist poet reveals details of her Catholic conversion

27-July-2012 — EWTNews Feature “Until two years ago, I was a really committed atheist and I really hated the Catholic Church,” said poet Sally Read, as she explained how all that dramatically changed during nine months in 2010. “The whole … Continue reading

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Saints and scholars

Meet some brilliant, bold and holy women who have influenced the Church in the past 2,000 years By Emily Stimpson – OSV Newsweekly ,To hear some people tell it, for the past 2,000 years the Church has been nothing more … Continue reading

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