Tag Archives: Catholic

Did Obama lie to the Pope about religious liberty under Obamacare?

By Jack Minor –   While news media outlets have been focusing on President Obama’s meeting with the Pope by discussing the contradiction between the White House and Vatican officials over what was discussed, another more important question to the … Continue reading

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“No atheists in foxholes” article by chaplain re-posted on Air Force website

by Jack Minor —   Refusing to give in to demands to punish an Air Force chaplain who posted an essay on a famous quote, the military service has instead reposted the article in the chaplain’s section of the base … Continue reading

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Church leaders condemn Obama “gay” marriage endorsement

by Matt Lacy —   Following president Obama’s statement that he supports homosexual marriage, leaders from two of the nation’s largest religious denominations have denounced the endorsement. New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the head of the US conference of Catholic … Continue reading

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DNC taking steps to prevent Obama challenger from appearing on ballots

by Matt Lacy —   Following surprising primary results in Oklahoma and other states that have showed discontent with Obama among Democratic voters, the party is taking steps to ensure that a pro-life candidate does not appear on any more … Continue reading

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“Ritual washings” and Muslim prayers paid for by taxpayers

by Craig Masters On the last Sunday in January, Catholic priests around the country told their congregations the “news” about the latest assault on Christianity in America. In Pittsburgh, Bishop David Zubik wrote that President Obama had told Catholics, “To … Continue reading

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America’s Most Biblically-Hostile U. S. President

When one observes President Obama’s unwillingness to accommodate America’s four-century long religious conscience protection through his attempts to require Catholics to go against their own doctrines and beliefs, one is tempted to say that he is anti-Catholic. But that characterization … Continue reading

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Pope calls on US bishops to stand firm against “gay” marriage legislation

by Matt Lacy — Taking aim at attempts to legalize “gay” marriage in states around the country, Pope Benedict denounced the “powerful political and cultural currents” seeking to legalize “gay” marriage in the United States. Just this year, two states … Continue reading

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Crystal Cathedral “comes home” as Rev. Schuller resigns

  by Matt Lacy —   After years of financial struggles, the Crystal Cathedral is finally “coming home” as the congregation will be getting a new name after the facility became the property of the Roman Catholic Church last month. … Continue reading

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Obama “accommodation” to religious groups changes nothing

by Matt Lacy — While President Obama says he has announced a solution over a controversial requirement that religious institutions provide contraceptive services regardless of their personal beliefs, in reality nothing has changed. Earlier today, President Obama said he was … Continue reading

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Officials tell Catholic chaplains not to read letter criticizing policy on contraception

Archbishop Brogilo by Peter Grady – Following a decision by the Obama administration to force religious organizations to offer contraception drugs that could cause abortion, the Pentagon sent an e-mail to chaplains advising them not to read a letter critical of the … Continue reading

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Pope Benedict says “gay” marriage threat to humanity’s future

by Matt Lacy – In some of the harshest language yet, by the Roman Catholic Church Pope Benedict has called the push for “gay” marriage to be a threat to “the future of humanity itself.” The statement was made in … Continue reading

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Colorado Christian University takes on Obamacare rule on abortion inducing contraception

by Jack Minor – Colorado Christian University has filed a lawsuit against a requirement in Obamacare that requires all healthcare plans to provide abortion inducing contraceptive services regardless of an organization’s religious beliefs. The lawsuit names the Department of Health … Continue reading

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Episcopal Church in America pummeled for liberal stands

by Peter Grady – The Episcopal Church in America is facing sharp condemnation of its liberal stands both at home and abroad. Recently the Episcopal Church of Sudan disinvited Katherine Jefferts Schori, presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church in America, … Continue reading

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HHS non-committal on how agency defines rules affecting religious organizations

  by Peter Grady – The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has said it will not commit to saying how narrowly it intends to interpret a rule that would only exempt religious organizations that employ and serve those who … Continue reading

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New Jersey hospital asks judge for permission to break law

by Jack Minor – A New Jersey judge is being asked by a hospital for permission to break the law, according to an attorney for the Alliance Defense Fund. According to the ADF, in September the University of Medicine and … Continue reading

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Help for the homeless has arrived in Greeley

  –   The Guadalupe Community Center is north of Island Park by Craig Masters    – The generosity of Weld County residents is being prudently invested and professionally managed at the new Guadalupe Community Center. The result is a chance for … Continue reading

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Antero G. Alaniz, Sr.

  January 1, 1929 ~ April 22, 2011   Antero G. Alaniz, Sr. of Greeley died Friday, April 22, 2011 in Hospice of Northern Colorado inpatient unit.  He was born January 1, 1929 in Cameron, Texas to Lucas and Juana … Continue reading

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Frances Mae Vitt

Frances Mae Vitt November 26, 1913 ~ March 27, 2011   Frances Mae Vitt, 97, passed away Sunday, March 27, 2011, in Greeley, CO.  She was born November 26, 1913, in Fremont, Nebraska, the only child of Frank Smith and … Continue reading

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Pauline Marie Hamilton (Boehm)

November 8, 1919 – April 1, 2011   Pauline Hamilton, of Greeley, died April 1, 2011 at her home.  She was born November 8, 1919 in New Boston, Indiana to Joseph Boehm and Margaret (Wink) Boehm.  Pauline was raised and … Continue reading

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Arvella Jane Rockwell

  October 10, 1926 ~ March 2, 2011   Arvella Jane Rockwell of Greeley died Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at Kenton Manor.  She was born October 10, 1926 in La Crosse, Wisconsin to William B. and Laura Lena (Miller) Stroeh. … Continue reading

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Augustine Lucas Carranza

August 28, 1928 ~ February 7, 2011 Augustine Lucas Carranza of Evans died Monday, February 7, 2011 at Windsor Health Care Center.  He was born August 28, 1928 in Galeton, Colorado to Alberto and Catalina (Rodriguez) Carranza.  He attended Greeley … Continue reading

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School closures due to weather

by Vanessa Dominguez Several schools will be closed February first due to weather conditions. It is suggested that animals be kept inside, even outdoor pets should be kept inside. The following is a list of closures: EATON SCHOOL DIST. RE-2 … Continue reading

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Margarita M. Torres

June 18, 1917 ~ November 18, 2010 Margarita M. Torres of La Salle died Thursday, November 18, 2010 in Hospice care at North Colorado Medical Center.  She was born on June 18, 1917 in La Cuesta, New Mexico to Juan … Continue reading

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Mary Ann Montoya

July 14, 1921 ~ November 15, 2010 Mary Ann Montoya of Denver, formerly of Greeley, died Monday, November 15, 2010 at Pikes Peak Care & Rehab in Colorado Springs.  She was born July 14, 1921 in Ault to Frank R. … Continue reading

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Esmelgilda (Mary) Martinez Lopez

September 1, 1945 ~ November 16, 2010 Esmelgilda Lopez, 65, of Greeley died Tuesday November 16, 2010 at her home.  She was born November 14, 1960 in Anson, Texas to Tomasita Martinez. On November 14, 1960 she married the love … Continue reading

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Judy Seery

Judy Seery, 67, of Greeley, died on November 7, 2010 at her home.  She was born September 27, 1943 in Windsor to Ralph Corbin and Etta Irene (Wilson) Nix. She married Michael E. Seery on July 15, 1963 in Las … Continue reading

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Jo Ann Gasner

February 13, 1929 ~ November 5, 2010 Jo Ann Gasner of Greeley died Friday, November 5, 2010 at North Colorado Medical Center, Greeley.  She was born February 13, 1929 in Jamestown, Kansas to John and Sarah (Stewart) Loftus. Jo Ann … Continue reading

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Charles Kip Early

July 3, 1948 ~ November 2, 2010 Charles Kip Early, jack of all trades, amazing father and loving husband, Christmas light fanatic, chokecherry jelly maker, and junk food junkie with a unique sense of humor, was born in Greeley, CO … Continue reading

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Ruth G. Lynch

November 12, 1934 ~ November 2, 2010 Evans, Colorado Ruth G. Lynch of Evans, died November 2, 2010 in Evans.  She was born November 12, 1934 to Peter and O’Linda (Roth) Freehling in Globeville, Colorado Ruth married Homer Lynch on … Continue reading

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John F. “Chig” Lopez

John F. “Chig” Lopez, 69, of Eaton, died on Sunday, September 2, 2010 at the NCMC Hospice Inpatient Unit.  He was born on May 16, 1941 in Eaton to Faustino and Petra (Desla) Lopez. John married Maria Archibeque on February … Continue reading

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Lori Lynn Dyer

October 27, 1963 ~ September 2, 2010 Lori Lynn Dyer of Greeley died Thursday, September 2, 2010 in Hospice and Palliative Care Unit, Greeley.  She was born October 27, 1963 in Greeley to Raymond Allen and Stella Irene (Baca) Brown.  … Continue reading

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Silvestre Guzmán

Silvestre Guzmán, 95 of Pierce, died at his home on August 26, 2010.  He was born January 1, 1915 in Rancho Palo Blanco LaPryor, TX to Erasmo and Antonia (Villegas) Guzmán. He married Dolores Perez in 1936 and she died … Continue reading

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Joseph L. Gomez

Joseph L. Gomez, 83, of Greeley died on Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at his home.  He was born June 9, 1927 in Peckham to Albert and Aurora (Duran) Gomez. Joseph was baptized at St. Peter’s Catholic Church and married Virginia … Continue reading

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Samuel C. Mijares

June 27, 1933 ~ July 14, 2010 Samuel C. Mijares of Greeley died Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at his home.  He was born June 27, 1933 in San Angelo, Texas to Guadalupe and Maria (DeLuz Cruz) Mijares.  He lived in … Continue reading

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Paul Victor Apodaca

Paul Victor Apodaca December 10, 1934 ~ June 2, 2010 Paul Victor Apodaca of Evans died June 2, 2010 at the age of 75. He was born in Denver on December 10, 1934 to Guadelupe and Elisa G. Apodaca. He … Continue reading

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