Rockford Register Star Anti-Christian Bigotry On Display Again

Rockford, Il – (ProLifeCorner.com) – 5-30-2012 – On Wednesday, May 30, the Rockford Register Star ran a front page story with a large color picture featuring a group of anti-Catholic protesters who are supporting a group of pro-abortion, Sisters.  The Vatican is investigating these sisters for “serious doctrinal problems.”  What is so troubling about this article is the Register Star is again promoting those who support abortion and hate the Catholic Church, while at the same time the Register Star continues to promote abortion  in a favorable way while ignoring critical facts about the abortion industry and it’s supporters. Continue reading

Take A Stand Against Attacks On Religious Freedom

Rockford/Freeport, Il – (ProLifeCorner.com) – 5-29-2012 – by James – Will The People Of Rockford and the surrounding area take a stand against the growing attacks on religious freedom?  Come out on June 8 — the 223rd anniversary of the day James Madison introduced the Bill of Right in Congress — and pray for our Christian Churches and our country. Continue reading

Conscience Protection Resources

Here are some excellent resources for parishes concerning the HHS mandate and the “fortnight for Freedom.”Want to know why the bishops are fighting the HHS insurance mandate? Need more material to help teach others – or prayers to join in solidarity with our bishops?
The following resources are available for use in a wide variety of settings, including universities & schools, associations, parishes, RCIA programs, and families. Continue reading

10 Reasons for the Freedom Rally Freeport/Rockford

10 Reasons To Be Part Of The June 8 Religious Freedom Prayer Rally In Rockford And Freeport—Rockford/Freeport IL.-  (ProLifeCorner.com) – 5-28-2012 – The Obama administration is trying to remove any public influence Christians may have on society and make Christianity something that can only be practiced within the four walls of a church building.  At noon on June 8, Christians from throughout the Rockford area will gather for an hour at the corner of State and Alpine for a religious freedom prayer vigil and public witness to our Christian faith.  In Freeport our rally will take place at Debate Square from noon-1:00pm Continue reading

Catholic Leaders Outraged Over Media Silence on HHS Mandate Lawsuits

by Newsbusters | LifeNews.com | Nine prominent Catholic leaders have joined the Media Research Center to voice outrage over the broadcast networks deliberately withholding news of the momentous 43 Catholic entities suing the Obama administration for violating their religious freedoms. They represent major organizations including the Acton Institute, Cardinal Newman Society, SBA List and others. More are coming in every hour. Continue reading

‘Church Militant’ an Apt Description for Faithful on Earth

Says Evil Wishes to Dominate; We Must Battle It–   VATICAN CITY,  Zenit com- Benedict XVI says that the members of the Church on earth are aptly described as “ecclesia militans,” the Church militant, since it is “necessary to enter into battle with evil.” The Pope said this Monday when he had a lunch with the College of Cardinals. The lunch was an expression of appreciation for congratulations received last month for the Pope’s 85th birthday (April 16) and seventh anniversary of election to the See of Peter (April 19). Continue reading

ACADEMY AWARD WINNER TAKES ON GEORGETOWN

Georgetown University alumni, students and others are preparing a canon law suit to be filed with the Archdiocese of Washington and the Vatican, seeking remedies “up to and including the possible removal or suspension of top-ranked Georgetown’s right to call itself Catholic or Jesuit in its fundraising and representations to applicants.” The effort is being led by the distinguished Georgetown alumnus William Peter Blatty, who won an Academy Award for his screenplay and book The Exorcist and has been honored by Georgetown with its John Carroll Medal for alumni achievement. Continue reading

A Statement on Religious Liberty

The most cherished of American freedoms. ProLifeCorner.com-  From The Pastor’s Desk-  Dear Friends in Christ,  Long before the Obama Administration decreed that the universities and hospitals run by the Catholic Church are not religious institutions, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops had established an Ad Hoc Committee on Religious Liberty because of the clear and present danger posed to our first and most cherished liberty by the ever increasing attempts in our country to exclude religion from public life. Continue reading