TCA Media Monitoring April 20, 2017

TCA Media Monitoring April 20, 2017

1. Pope sets May 13 as canonization date for Fatima siblings. By Nicole Winfield, Associated Press, April 20, 2017, 6:31 AM Pope Francis confirmed Thursday he will use his upcoming visit to the Portuguese shrine at Fatima to canonize two Portuguese shepherd children who say they saw visions of…

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TCA Media Monitoring April 18, 2017

TCA Media Monitoring April 18, 2017

1. On Easter, Pope Denounces ‘Oppressive Regimes’ but Urges Restraint. By Reuters, April 18, 2017, 3:54 AM Pope Francis denounced “oppressive regimes” in his Easter message on Sunday but in an apparent call for restraint urged world leaders to prevent the spread of conflicts, as tensions rose…

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TCA Media Monitoring April 17, 2017

TCA Media Monitoring April 17, 2017

1. Supreme Court, including Gorsuch, to hear church-state case. By Mark Sherman and Maria Danilova, Associated Press, April 17, 2017, 3:51 AM Justice Neil Gorsuch’s first week on the Supreme Court bench features an important case about the separation of church and state that has…

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TCA Media Monitoring April 13, 2017

TCA Media Monitoring April 13, 2017

1. AP Interview: Top US Catholic bishop plans for Trump meeting.  By Michael Graczyk, Associated Press, April 13, 2017, 7:32 AM The top Roman Catholic bishop in the U.S. lauds President Donald Trump for his anti-abortion views, for comments on the importance of Catholic schools…

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TCA Media Monitoring April 12, 2017

TCA Media Monitoring April 12, 2017

1. Reports of Government Curbs on Religion Rise: Pew Research study finds increase in government restrictions as religious tensions grow.  By Ian Lovett, The Wall Street Journal, April 12, 2017, Pg. A6 Government restrictions on religion increased across the globe in 2015, reversing a downward trend—a…

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TCA Media Monitoring April 11, 2017

TCA Media Monitoring April 11, 2017

1. Attacks Shows ISIS’ New Plan: Divide Egypt by Killing Christians.  By Declan Walsh, The New York Times, April 11, 2017, Pg. A6 Grief and rage flowed through Egypt’s Christian community on Monday as tear-streaked mourners buried the victims of the coordinated Palm Sunday church bombings that killed 45 people in two…

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TCA Media Monitoring April 10, 2017

TCA Media Monitoring April 10, 2017

1. Palm Sunday Massacre: Why can’t Egypt’s government protect its Christian minority?  By The Editorial Board, The Wall Street Journal, April 10, 2017, Pg. A16, Review & Outlook This is Easter season for Christians around the world, and so the Coptic Christians of Egypt gathered their families to…

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TCA Media Monitoring April 7, 2017

TCA Media Monitoring April 7, 2017

1. An Anti-Catholic Pol’s 21st-Century Legacy: Missouri’s Blaine Amendment is about to be put to the test at the Supreme Court. By Michael A. Helfand, The Wall Street Journal, April 7, 2017, Pg. A15 Later this month the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Trinity Lutheran…

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TCA Media Monitoring April 6, 2017

TCA Media Monitoring April 6, 2017

1. Vatican statistics confirm the Catholic future is in Africa.  By Inés San Martín, Crux, April 6, 2017 New statistic released by the Vatican on Thursday show that Africa continues to position itself as the future axis of Catholicism, with the number of baptized Catholics on the continent…

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TCA Media Monitoring April 5, 2017

TCA Media Monitoring April 5, 2017

1. Can we please let Catholic schools stay Catholic?  By Grazie Pozo Christie, New York Post, April 5, 2017, Pg. 27 American schoolchildren ought to have access to a quality education in a safe and nurturing environment — yet too many children are consigned by geography…

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