Publication: National Catholic Reporter

First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Preview: Brothers bring faith to entrepreneurship, fighting poverty

Brothers Will and Chris Haughey are in the business of doing good.Inspired equally by their Christian faith and entrepreneurial spirit, in 2006 the Haughey brothers created Tegu, a toy company that produces and sells magnetic wooden blocks. Beyond turning ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Preview: Nuns reach out to sex workers in fight against prostitution in the Philippines

In a red-light district in Cebu, central Philippines, the taxi stopped when its passenger called out, "There, that girl," pointing to one of the women standing in the line along the road in Camagayan community. His choice of sex partner, however, is a ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Archbishop Chaput confirms pope to visit Philadelphia in September 2015

Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput said Pope Francis has accepted his invitation to attend the World Meeting of Families in the U.S. next year, even though the Philadelphia archdiocese still has not received official confirmation from the Vatican ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Paul Ryan's Anti-Poverty Plan

Ten years ago, Democrats talked about fighting poverty and Republicans used opposition to same-sex marriage as a wedge issue to win elections. Today, Democrats use support for same-sex marriage as a wedge issue to win elections, and it is a Republican ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Obama's executive order on LGBT discrimination gets mixed Catholic reaction

A mixed bag may be the best way to describe the Catholic reaction to President Barack Obama's July 21 executive order, which extends nondiscrimination protections to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees who work for federal contractors.The ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: LGBT, Catholic, Religion
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Pope’s quotes: Resolving problems

A quote from Pope Francis:“By sharing, discussing and praying, all problems in the Church can be resolved, with the certainty that gossip, envy and jealousy never lead to concord, harmony and peace. There too it was the Holy Spirit who crowned this understanding ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Phil Lawler's Amish Culture

should think about re-naming his site Catholic-AmishCulture.org, because his latest post essentially thinks the Catholic Church should withdraw from the business of providing social services with government funds, lest we inappropriately taint our moral ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Preview: Conference looks at charity, finance joining forces

When Pope Francis condemns a "cult of money" and the "dictatorship" of a faceless economy, he isn't trying to damper entrepreneurial spirit or shutter business. What entrepreneurs and leaders need, he has emphasized, is having a proper relationship with ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Sen. Rubio at CUA

at the Catholic University of America in which he focused on the importance of family as a bedrock of society and an incubator of values. The event was co-sponsored by the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies, where I serve as a visiting fellow, ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Stop targeting civilians, archbishops tells Israelis, Gaza fighters

The Vatican representative to the urged the Israeli military and fighters in the Gaza Strip to stop targeting civilian areas."As the number of people killed, wounded, uprooted from their homes, continues to increase in the conflict between Israel and ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Police restrict SOA Watch's permit for annual protest

For 25 years, thousands of protesters have gathered on a November weekend on a short stretch of Fort Benning Road, just outside the fort of the same name, to demand the closing of what was once called the , a Defense Department program that trains military ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 23 2014]
Entities: SOA, Protest, Roy Bourgeois
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Philippines cardinals team up to promote Eucharistic Congress

The four Philippine cardinals who faced media last month drew the connection between everyday life and the to be held in Cebu, central Philippines, in 2016.The first International Eucharistic Congress held in the Philippines was in 1937.Cardinals Orlando ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 22 2014]

Quotes

...many ways people can pursue social justice and some of them can be addressed through business," CEO Will Haughey told NCR in a recent interview. "I don't know if all of them can be, but we certainly felt that poverty really spoke to a lack of job opportunities."
"As an agency of the USCCB, we will work with the bishops to promote a mutually acceptable solution," the statement said. "We remain hopeful that compassion and goodwill will rule and that our work on behalf of the poor around the world will not be unduly affected."

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Preview: Brothers bring faith to entrepreneursh... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 26 2014]
Preview: Nuns reach out to sex workers in fight... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 26 2014]
Archbishop Chaput confirms pope to visit Philad... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
Phil Lawler's Amish Culture [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
Pope’s quotes: Resolving problems [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
Obama's executive order on LGBT discrimination ... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
Paul Ryan's Anti-Poverty Plan [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
Preview: Conference looks at charity, finance j... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 25 2014]
Sen. Rubio at CUA [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 24 2014]
Stop targeting civilians, archbishops tells Isr... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 23 2014]
Police restrict SOA Watch's permit for annual p... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 23 2014]
Philippines cardinals team up to promote Euchar... [Published National Catholic Reporter - Jul 22 2014]
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