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Cardinal Renato Raffaele Martino
Cardinal Renato Raffaele Martino. Photo WIkipedia Commons.


Cardinal Martino: ‘The Synod Cannot Betray Doctrine’ – Interview

Published by the Dignitatis Humanae Institute The DHI is delighted to be the first to reproduce in English an article which was published this morning by La Nuova Bussola Quotidiana, the influential Italian Catholic news site. This important interview is with the Honorary President of the Dignitatis Humanae Institute, Cardinal Renato Raffaele Martino. By Riccardo […]

Mosques in Cairo, Egypt
Mosques in Cairo, Egypt


Is Democracy Consistent With Islam? – Analysis

Some people are under the impression that democracy and Islam are incompatible. But I don’t see any contradiction between democracy and Islam. Though I admit, there is some friction between Islam and liberalism. When we say that there is a contradiction between Islam and democracy, we make a category mistake which is a very serious […]

Moldova
Moldova


Moldovan Newspaper Threatened Over Orthodox Metropolitan’s Vacation Pics

By Robert Coalson (RFE/RL) — A Moldovan newspaper says it was threatened after publishing two scandalous investigative reports on the assets and personal life of the head of Moldova’s Orthodox Church. The Chisinau weekly “Ziarul de Garda” says it received the telephone threats on September 11 after publishing photos of Vladimir, metropolitan of Chisinau and […]

Pope Francis. Photo Casa Rosada, Wikipedia Commons.
Pope Francis. Photo Casa Rosada, Wikipedia Commons.


Pope Francis: WWIII Is Already Here

Pope Francis said on Saturday the spate of conflicts around the globe today were effectively a “piecemeal” Third World War, condemning the arms trade and “plotters of terrorism” sowing death and destruction. “Humanity needs to weep and this is the time to weep,” Francis said in the homily of a Mass during a visit to […]