Steve Bannon Aims to Help Restore the Judaeo-Christian ethos, the foundation of western civilization

Steve Bannon Aims to Help Restore the Judaeo-Christian ethos, the foundation of western civilization

Steve Bannon aims to help revive Europe’s Christian roots.  And he plans to do it at an 800-year-old monastery nestled in the mountains of central Italy. Trisulti monastery, south of Rome, is a 100-room complex founded in 1204 near an apparition of the Virgin Mary. There, hand-selected professors will teach core Judaeo-Christian principles to as…
D.C. Dignity of Work Conference Delivers – for seasoned and young professionals alike

D.C. Dignity of Work Conference Delivers – for seasoned and young professionals alike

The Napa Institute, in conjunction with The Busch School of Business at the Catholic University of America (CUA), held its fourth annual Principled Entrepreneurship Conference in Washington, D.C. this past week. This year’s conference drew together more than 150 businessmen and women, priests and religious who listened to dynamic presentations, participated in discussion-based focus groups,…
An Open Letter to Archbishop Chaput Supporting His Call to Cancel the Youth Synod

An Open Letter to Archbishop Chaput Supporting His Call to Cancel the Youth Synod

Crisis —  Your Excellency:   As a young Catholic, I write to share my grave concerns about the looming youth synod. I am grateful for your repeated efforts to promote orthodoxy at this event and your attempt to ask Pope Francis to presently cancel it in light of the sexual abuse crisis. “Right now, the bishops…
Cardinal Baldisseri counters Chaput, says abuse crisis won’t stop synod success

Cardinal Baldisseri counters Chaput, says abuse crisis won’t stop synod success

Vatican City (CNA) – The secretary general of an upcoming synod of bishops said Monday he thinks the abuse scandal in the Catholic Church will not be a hindrance to the success of the meeting. He also criticized the recent decision of an American archbishop to publish a theologian’s critique of the synod’s working document.…
Archbishop Chaput: Youth synod depends on faith, not sentimentality

Archbishop Chaput: Youth synod depends on faith, not sentimentality

Rome, Italy (CNA) – In an op-ed column published Saturday, Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia restated his concerns about the upcoming synod of bishops on young adults, faith and vocational discernment, set to begin Oct. 3. The column was published in the Italian newspaper Il Foglio. According to Chaput, after the Pennsylvania statewide grand jury…