Archive for January, 2014

31
Jan

Consider this edition of our education newsletter a primer on the basics on advocating for our Catholic schools. Learn about school choice, state regulations and funding of grant programs, including the all-important Textbook Block Grant. Read about it here in our January 2014 issue.  

27
Jan

Jan. 27, 2014 show CCI staffers Marilou Gervacio and Zach Wichmann join Bob to talk about the 2014 spring legislative session, which begins on Jan. 29 with the governor's State of the State address. Bob is then joined by Jerry Dykstra of Open Doors USA, an international Christian organization that supports persecuted Christians worldwide. The organization just came out with its annual World Watch List, which surveys the religious freedom of Christians around the world. To wrap up the show, ...

23
Jan

Ever wonder how Pope Francis comes up with such great comments? He's got a great source -- the Social Teaching of the Church. The Catholic Conference of Illinois is offering a 91-day program of daily, emailed readings of the Social Teaching of the Church. Now is your chance to learn about what the Church teaches about such issues as the human dignity of each person, the principles of subsidiarity and solidarity, the importance ...

21
Jan

91 Days

91 Days Welcome to this exciting exploration of the Social Teaching of the Church. It’s a chance to learn what Pope Francis has been talking about since his election last March. The Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church is broken down into chapters that explore such topics as the human dignity of each person, the principles of subsidiarity and solidarity, the importance of marriage and the family, the ...