Kevin J. Jones

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Wealthy donors working to limit 'inappropriate' religious freedom

Denver, Colo., Oct 18, 2017 / 02:51 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A network of wealthy donors is funding a series of well-organized lobbying campaigns to …

For George Soros, Ireland abortion fight may be first step against Catholic countries

Dublin, Ireland, Aug 18, 2016 / 05:08 am (CNA).- Wealthy abortion backers could use Ireland as a model to change pro-life laws in other Catholic …

Did a 'Catholic Spring' group intimidate Florida churches?

Tallahassee, Fla., Nov 4, 2016 / 03:40 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A group that has been tied to the idea of a “Catholic Spring” revolution in leaked emails …

Was there a deeper network behind the 'Catholic Spring'?

Washington D.C., Dec 28, 2016 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A reputed “Catholic Spring” surfaced in the news this fall, after hacked emails from John …

What the George Soros network saw in a 'Catholic Spring' group

Washington D.C., Oct 20, 2016 / 06:02 am (CNA).- A reputed “Catholic Spring” group played a key role in influencing Barack Obama’s controversial 2009 …

Leaked emails show Clinton campaign head discussing 'revolution' against bishops

Washington D.C., Oct 12, 2016 / 05:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In a leaked email hacked from a private account, the chairman of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 …

For Archbishop Chaput, 'Catholic Spring' group did untold damage

Philadelphia, Pa., Oct 14, 2016 / 05:53 pm (CNA).- Archbishop Charles J. Chaput did not enjoy his first and only encounter with two leaders of …

Leaked e-mails show DNC meetings with anti-religious freedom project

Washington D.C., Jul 27, 2016 / 12:07 am (CNA).- Leaked emails from the Democratic National Committee show efforts to arrange a meeting with a key …

Father Hesburgh, legacy-building Notre Dame president, dies at 97

South Bend, Ind., Mar 3, 2015 / 12:16 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The University of Notre Dame mourned the death of its former president Father Theodore …

National Catholic Reporter's $2.3 million grant to cover religious sisters

Kansas City, Mo., Aug 22, 2013 / 06:03 pm (CNA).- Amid continued controversy over the Catholic identity of U.S. women religious, a dissenting …

Oil company hit man has Archbishop Cordileone in his sights

San Francisco, Calif., Feb 27, 2015 / 05:20 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Sam Singer’s public relations firm spun a Chevron oil refinery disaster in …

Gay multi-millionaire activist funds Catholics United

Denver, Colo., Jun 4, 2014 / 02:44 am (CNA).- The Catholics United Education Fund, a Democrat-leaning advocacy group which began criticizing Church …

More scheming outside the synod? Soros foundation rep attends LGBT lobby event

Rome, Italy, Oct 14, 2015 / 12:11 am (CNA).- Attendees at an LGBT activist event lobbying the Synod of Bishops included an official from George …

Ahead of the synod, LGBT activists lobby bishops. Here's what they want.

Rome, Italy, Oct 2, 2015 / 03:08 pm (CNA).- As the Synod on the Family approaches, a well-funded LGBT activist coalition is lobbying bishops to …

Swiss Catholic money targets African bishops ahead of synod

Washington D.C., Aug 21, 2015 / 03:04 am (CNA).- The Swiss Catholic Lenten Fund and a major U.S. foundation have helped fund an LGBT activist project …

LGBT foundation aims to counter Vatican family synod

Denver, Colo., Jul 30, 2014 / 12:01 am (CNA).- An LGBT activist foundation headed by a former Obama White House staffer gave a $200,000 grant to a …

An Arcus news service? RNS denies LGBT money influences religion coverage

Washington D.C., Apr 1, 2015 / 05:22 pm (CNA).- The editor of Religion News Service has denied that a grant from a wealthy LGBT advocacy funder has …

Don't let 'Faithful America' group silence Catholics, critic warns

Washington D.C., Oct 3, 2014 / 12:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Internet activism sites like Faithful America, which has targeted Catholic bishops and …

Are wealthy US foundations paying to suppress religious freedom?

New York City, N.Y., Feb 13, 2015 / 04:02 am (CNA).- Questions are being raised over two U.S. foundations that have poured more than three million …

LGBT grant-maker wants to win religious liberty fight within three years

Washington D.C., Jul 29, 2015 / 12:31 am (CNA).- A leader in LGBT grant-making has told business leaders that he wants to shut down the political …

No going home

One local Catholic journalist’s eye-opening trip to see the Syrian refugee crisis was more than a thrilling opportunity to report from the …

Despite the war, Syrian children still dance. Part 2

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Despite the war, Syrian children still dance

A Syrian father and son

The son of a Christian martyr

A surgeon in exile

When puppets meet refugees, healing begins for children

By Barb Fraze • Catholic News Service • Posted November 6, 2014<p>BEIRUT (CNS) — Syrian children who have seen their houses bombed and family members …

Can Christians survive the 'dirty games' of Middle East politics?

Amman, Jordan, Jan 30, 2015 / 04:19 pm (CNA).- Christians have lived in the Middle East since the time of the apostles, but political machinations by …

Like a Cedar I Have Been Exalted in Lebanon