The Desecration of Churches in Yabroud
Notes on Arab Orthodoxy
Although the gunmen are gone, their sectarian fingerprint on Yabrud remains. All you have to do is visit St. Mary’s Greek Catholic Church to see the destruction.
Antiochian Orthodox leader recalled as man with vision
Mark Zaborney, Toledo Blade
“As long as we are fragmented and known by Antiochians and Greeks and Serbians and Bulgarians and Russians, we will have no impact as a church on this country,” Metropolitan Philip told The Blade in 2003.
High Court Seems Divided Over Birth Control Rule
Mark Sherman, AP
The Supreme Court seemed divided Tuesday over whether employers’ religious beliefs can free them from a part of the new health care law that requires that they provide coverage of birth control for employees at no extra charge.
Why Hobby Lobby’s HHS Lawsuit Matters
The Editors, National Catholic Register
Now, more than ever, Catholics need to support efforts to bolster religious freedom and explain why our experiment in ordered liberty requires robust protections for churches and individual believers. But it’s also important to remember that the fight for the “first freedom” is not an end in itself and is linked to a deeper truth.