Catholic Connection – June 22, 2020 – Hour 2

+  Intro and News

+  Catholic Materials to Stay Connected During a Time when Parts of Life are on Pause

  • Description: Matthew Pinto from Ascension Press explains how their unique materials have helped the Catholic community stay connected during a time when attending mass is on pause. Catholic multimedia network, Ascension, was presented with nine awards by the 2020 Telly Awards for their work over the last year. Ascension won two silver (in the Online Series-Webseries Documentary category for The Lenten Companion and in the Non-Broadcast General-Religion/Spirituality category for Hiding) and seven bronze (six in the Non-Broadcast General-Religion/Spirituality category for Return, Jesus: The Way, The Truth and The Light, How To Pray Like Mary, No Greater Love: A Biblical Walk Through Christ’s Passion Study Program, Connected, and Mercy; as well as one in the Online Series-Webseries Documentary category for The 99). This more than doubled the four awards they took home in 2019.
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+  Catholic Materials to Stay Connected During a Time when Parts of Life are on Pause

  • Description: Matthew Pinto continued

+  Catholic Medical Association Applauds HHS Action to Enforce Section 1557 of Affordable Care Act, Protect Conscience, Religious Freedom

  • Description: "Catholic Medical Association today expressed its gratitude to the Department of Health and Human Services for its action to enforce Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act. Under HHS’ new rule, health care workers at federally funded facilities are no longer obligated to perform or partake in procedures- including transgender surgeries- which violate their conscience or religious freedoms." ...
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+  Bible Verse of the Week

  • Description: Teresa and Gail discuss Mark 10:25 -- "It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than a rich man to enter heaven."
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    • Gail Buckley
      President & Founder , Catholic Scripture Study International
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