Saturday, December 17, 2016

Obama’s parting gift to Big Abortion - 17 Dec 2016

California Catholic Daily

Dear Reader,

Our lineup for today includes:

Obama’s parting gift to Big Abortion: New HHS regulation barring states from denying funds to Planned Parenthood takes effect two days before the inauguration of Donald Trump

What ever became of Advent fasting and penance?: Msgr. Charles Pope: Contradicting tradition, "Advent has become almost devoid of any real penitential practices. Neither fasting nor abstinence is required; they are not really even mentioned."

“Apostolic Exhortations do not change doctrine”: Phoenix diocese offers clarification of 'Amoris Laetitia' in Q&A posted on its website: "With divorced and civilly-remarried couples, the truth about marriage as the Church understands it requires abstinence from sexual intimacy in order to be eligible to receive the Sacraments"