Prophecy in today's headlines

Pope To Visit UK Urges Church To Accept Anglicans

Pope Benedict XVI confirmed Monday he would visit Britain later this year, a trip that has grown fraught following his move to welcome into the Roman Catholic Church groups of Anglicans upset over the ordination of gays and women. No dates were announced. Officials at both the Vatican and in Britain say the visit is […]

More Americans Say They Have No Religion

A wide-ranging study on American religious life found that the Roman Catholic population has been shifting out of the Northeast to the Southwest, the percentage of Christians in the nation has declined and more people say they have no religion at all. Fifteen percent of respondents said they had no religion, an increase from 14.2 […]

Blair a Secret Catholic At No10

Tony Blair was a secret Catholic throughout his years in office, according to one of his former advisers. Lance Price, who was a Downing Street spokesman, recalled that, a year after being elected, Mr Blair asked him to ”squash” a report that he had told the Archbishop of Siena ”in my heart I feel more […]

Bishops Encourage Multi-faith Prayer Rooms In Catholic Schools

A document issued by the Catholic Education Service said facilities for other faiths should be made available in all primary and secondary schools if possible. Catholic schools in England and Wales should also consider adapting toilet facilities to accommodate ritual cleansing, the document said. The guidance also said “respectful understanding” should be shown to pupils […]

Catholic Priest – Refrain From Communion If You Voted For Obama

A South Carolina Roman Catholic priest has told his parishioners that they should refrain from receiving Holy Communion if they voted for Barack Obama because the Democratic president-elect supports abortion, and supporting him “constitutes material cooperation with intrinsic evil.” The Rev. Jay Scott Newman said in a letter distributed Sunday to parishioners at St. Mary’s […]