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2013-01-23 23:01:14

On this 40th anniversary of Roe v.Wade, the Society of Jesus in the United States (the Jesuits), the largest religious community of priests and brothers in the Roman Catholic Church, vigorously affirms our opposition to abortion and our support for the unborn. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) January 23, 2013 On this 40th anniversary of Roe v.Wade, the Society of Jesus in the United States (the Jesuits), the largest religious community of priests and brothers in the Roman Catholic Church,...

The Pope Sends Out His First Tweets
2012-12-12 10:03:19

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online When Oprah discovered the Twitter social networking platform, many joked it was a sure sign that Twitter had already passed its prime – had “jumped the shark,” as it were. Now, another public figure with an even larger mass of followers has joined Twitter, signifying the expected longevity of Twitter as opposed to its short-term trend status. Earlier this month, The Vatican announced that Pope Benedict XVI...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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