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Cause for Sainthood of Father Augustus Tolton

Cause for Sainthood of Father Augustus Tolton

On Monday, September 29, 2014 my wife and I attended the ceremony for “The Sealing and Binding of the Dossier” for the cause of Servant of God Father Augustus Tolton. Also with us was Fr. Charles Fanelli of the World Apostolate of Fatima board of trustees. This ceremony was held at St. James Chapel near […]

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Father Benedict Groeschel, 1933-2014

Father Benedict Groeschel, 1933-2014

Father Benedict Groeschel, C.F.R., passed away on Friday, the eve of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, after whom he modeled his life. Father Groeschel was a longtime friend of our apostolate and a great devotee of Fatima.  He and the other friars of his order dedicated their lives to living the spirit of […]

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WAF joins court petition defending seal of confession
By September 27, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

WAF joins court petition defending seal of confession

The courts in Louisiana have ruled that the seal of confession may be broken at the discretion of individual judges if they deem it appropriate.  This decision should send chills down the spine of everyone who depends on confidentiality in their professional activities.   Clergy of all denominations, who must be trusted to keep secret […]

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WAF Urges Eucharistic Reparation to Counter “black mass” – Supports Archbishop Coakley

It has been announced that despite the legal challenges and protests of the Catholic Church and faithful, the planned “black mass” will be held as scheduled at the Oklahoma City Civic Center on September 21st.  The organizers claim that they will tone it down and not use a consecrated host, but there is no guarantee […]

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