The doctrine of transubstantiation was officially defined during the council of Trent in 1551 CE and holds that the consecration that takes place during Eucharist literally changes the substance of the bread into the substance of the body of Christ.TESTED
Officials with Riverside County, Calif., removed a newborn baby from her mother without a valid reason or a court-ordered warrant, a practice that the county does very often, according to claims made by the mother in a federal class action lawsuit.
In the next few days, the Bloomington City Attorney Sandra Johnson expects to file criminal charges against the organizers of Saturday's protest at Mall of America. The group, "Black Lives Matter" chose the mall for its high visibility.
The Pope demands action on a global scale to protect tens of millions of ill-treated workers. Will he order his own institution to take the lead? The Catholic Church spends about 170 billion a year on products and services, according to The Economist.
"We are a conservative community here so they don't touch us, they respect us. The respect is even greater after the last event." By the "last event" Tarazi is referring to is the role the church played in harbouring families during the latest war on Gaza
'I've never felt so uncomfortable being a Jew in the UK as in the last 12 months" You've seen murders in France.& in Belgium. It's been pretty grim actually. Having lived all my life in the UK, I've never felt as I do now about anti-Semitism in Europe.
Things have changed in the toy gun world. In parts of America now, especially in the hyper-educated urban and suburban Zip codes, the idea of buying the kid a toy gun for Christmas is about as attractive as buying him a syringe and a heroin starter kit.