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Journal of Bioethics: A Regular Feature of the Bioethics Center

Christ is Born! Glorify Him! As we enter into the celebration of the Nativity of Christ, The Saint John Paul II Bioethics Center is pleased to announce the publication of Volume I of The Saint John Paul II Journal of Bioethics. The journal will be a regular feature of the Bioethics Center. It will focus on scholarship exploring the […] Read More

The appointment of Fr. Mario Alberto Avilés, C.O., by Pope Francis Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Brownsville, Texas 

Good afternoon, friends,Holy Apostles College & Seminary is honored to announce the appointment of Fr. Mario Alberto Avilés, C.O., by Pope Francis on December 4, 2017, as the Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Brownsville, Texas. Fr. Avilés earned his Masters of Divinity from Holy Apostles in 2000. He was born in Mexico City and joined […] Read More

The Dominican Institute

https://youtu.be/6-bkPWbzcrU Good morning, friends, I’m happy to share with you the Dominican Institute, a Catholic organization dedicated to the formation of souls at every age, preaching, like us at Holy Apostles, the Gospel to the ends of the earth through online educational instruction and lecture presentations. The Dominican Institute is led by Lay Dominican and […] Read More

Pope at Mass: “Christian craftiness” prevents one from falling into the ring of corruption

  From Vatican Radio: “the Pope commented on the Gospel of Luke where Jesus recounts the parable of the dishonest steward who later strikes deals with his master’s debtors. Describing the dealing as ‘a true ring of corruption’ the Pope said this true even in our days.   “Those involved in these corruption rings are so powerful they are […] Read More

Amoris Laetitia

‘Amoris Laetitia’ is built on traditional Thomist morality … catholicherald.co.uk ‘In order to understand ‘Amoris Laetitia,’ you must read it from the beginning to the end’ Seeing, understanding and engaging with people’s real lives does not … http://catholicherald.co.uk/news/2017/09/29/amoris-laetitia-is-built-on-traditional-thomist-morality-pope-says/ https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/philosophy-professor-launches-international-pro-life-academy-66338

10 New Members Received into Dominican Family

Good Evening, Friends, On Saturday, October 21, 2017, Dr. Sebastian Mahfood, OP, moderator of the St. Mary, Mother of Dominic, Lay Dominican community of Cedaredge, CO, received into the Dominican family ten new members upon completion of their initiate formation. The reception ceremony was a historical one in the life of the Dominican Province of […] Read More

Pope Francis says Death Penalty Is Never Justifiable

  Pope said that “it must be clearly stated that the death penalty is an inhumane measure that, regardless of how it is carried out, abases human dignity.” Read more at CatholicCulture.org. Link: http://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=33323

Where to Find Audio Podcasts

Sharing some great podcast links for download (or online listening} available at United States Conference of Catholic Bishops