IDF gives missile alarm straight to your phone

In the war with Iran, Israelis will receive missile attack warnings as SMS-es. The threat of rocket attacks have always been a part of Israeli history. Since the first massive missile strike against Israel during the Gulf War in 1991, Israelis live under a constant threat of rocket attacks. Since 2001, nearly 13,000 rockets and mortars, an… Read More IDF gives missile alarm straight to your phone

Cardinal Dolan to lead Republican’s into prayer

The Cardinal offered to lead prayer at Democratic convention, too. Cardinal Timothy Dolan, who will offer a closing benediction at the Republican Party’s national convention next week, offered to lead prayers for the Democratic convention as well. His offer was ignored. A spokesman for the New York archdiocese revealed that Cardinal Dolan, the president of… Read More Cardinal Dolan to lead Republican’s into prayer

Libya Sufi shrines attacked in the name of “allah”

A shrine in the Libyan capital Tripoli venerating a Sufi Muslim saint has been partly destroyed. This is  – the latest in a series of attacks blamed on ultra-conservative Salafi Islamists. Residents of Tripoli said men with bulldozers attacked the shrine on Saturday, unimpeded by police. The attack came a day after hardliners were accused… Read More Libya Sufi shrines attacked in the name of “allah”

Papist calls the Church of England to close down

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor has said that disestablishment would benefit the Church of England. The Emeritus Archbishop of Westminster, who turns 80 today, made the comment in a frank and wide-ranging interview with The Catholic Herald. The cardinal said: “People often ask me: ‘Do you think the Church of England should be disestablished?’ I say: ‘I… Read More Papist calls the Church of England to close down