Obama on Pope’s resignation: “I have appreciated our work together over these last four years”

President Barack Obama has released a statement on the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI and, as usual, it's all about himself. In three spartan sentences, he manages to use the word “I” four times. The use of the first-person singular is Obama's own Holy Tradition, a hallmark of both his rhetoric and his governing style. His administration is a Magisterium of one. Nonetheless, one line is … [Read more...]

UPDATED: Supreme Court unanimously shoots down Obama admin in religious freedom case

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 12, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In a breakthrough decision for religious freedom, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled Wednesday that religious institutions have a constitutional right to determine their ministers without government interference. Although the High Court has long recognized churches’ First Amendment right to choose priests and senior pastors, yesterday’s … [Read more...]