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‘Messenger of the Truth’ comes to Washington

“Justice and the right to know the truth require us, from the pulpit, to repeatedly demand a limit on the tyranny of censorship.” –Father Jerzy Popieluszko

June 1-2: Triumph with ‘Messenger of The Truth’ on PBS

Published at Catholic Lane and RenewAmerica.com. This Sunday, June 1, and Monday, June 2, a miracle of sorts takes place on mainstream TV as PBS affiliates broadcast a documentary about a heroic Catholic priest. “Messenger of The Truth” is about Blessed Father Jerzy Popieluszko, chaplain to the Solidarity labor union that nonviolently took down the communist regime in […]

Happy birthday to Neil Diamond

Happy birthday to Neil Diamond! Today he’s 73. Thanks to Neil for his beautiful music and for being a class act. Long live Neil Diamond! Long live America!

New film puts Christ back into Christmas

My latest @ Crisis Magazine… Above all, Christmas is about celebrating the birthday of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. While many Christians try to faithfully rejoice, the holidays can be tinged with sorrow for any number of reasons, especially loneliness. Today, however, a sweet uplifting movie premiers. “The Christmas Candle” opens November 22 in […]

‘Portraits of Faith’ artist profiles is most popular NET show

CONTACT: Terence Donnellan Producer & Host: Portraits of Faith (718) 499-9705, ext. 209 or  tdonnellan@desalesmedia.org BROOKLYN – October 30, 2013 – Since Portraits of Faith debuted August 1 on New Evangelization Television (NET), it has become NET TV’s most popular show on its website. Produced, directed and hosted by Terence Donnellan and executive produced by […]

Answering Pope’s call, Catholic priest ‘takes to the streets’ with ‘Come My Way’ music video

Dominican Friars Province of Saint Joseph Dominican Foundation 141 East 65th Street New York, NY 10065 BlackFriarFilms.org On Twitter @blackfriarfilms Facebook.com/BlackfriarsMedia NEW YORK – BlackFriar Films, a branch of the Dominican Friars, Province of Saint Joseph, is echoing the call of Pope Francis for young Catholics to “stir things up” and take their faith “to […]

August 1: ‘Portraits of Faith’ Debuts on NET

Entertainers & Writers Share the Faith Integral to Their Work BROOKLYN, NY – Thursday, August 1, New Evangelization Television (NET) debuts its highly-anticipated new show Portraits of Faith, hosted and produced by Terence Donnellan. Portraits is the brainchild of NET executive producer Craig Tubiolo and Donnellan. “Portraits of Faith looks at what role religious faith […]

Thousands ‘rock’ Brooklyn at NET & St. Athanasius youth festival

BROOKLYN, NY – On Friday, over 3,000 people from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn packed the Bensonhurst neighborhood for a youth festival celebrating the 100th anniversary of St. Athanasius Catholic Church. New Evangelization Television (NET) organized the festival and people of all ages came for free rides, games, food and drinks, plus live performances by Seri, […]

‘Hating Breitbart’ and loving justice

Published over the weekend @ RenewAmerica.com… “The left pits people against one another: divide and conquer. I don’t want to live in that world – I’m sick of living in that world. I live in that world. It is the exact opposite of e pluribus unum,” says Andrew Breitbart in “Hating Breitbart,” which opens in […]

Bozell: Hollywood and Post-Boston ‘Xenophobia’

Brent Bozell | April 27, 2013 | 06:31 As much as liberals had their fingers crossed after the Boston Marathon bombings – please don’t let it be a Muslim, please don’t let it be a Muslim – that’s who the terrorists were. All that wishing and hoping is based on the very ugly premise that […]

REEL FAITH Movie Review Show Honors Roger Ebert

And Premieres New Season of Action-Packed Movie Reviews Through a Catholic Lens BROOKLYN, NY – Where can moviegoers turn for reliable information on current films from a faithful Catholic perspective? Beginning May 24, on Fridays at 8 PM ET, they can tune-in to REEL FAITH for the weekly half-hour movie review program, now in its fourth […]

It’s a Wonderful Life: The Little Story That Did

Great story by radio host Patrick Coffin… December 24, 2012 4:00 A.M. It’s a Wonderful Life: The Little Story That Did Part Dante, part film noir, part Bible story, Capra’s classic survives its unhappy debut. By Patrick Coffin While shaving on the morning of February 28, 1938, a man named Philip got an idea for a […]

Mixed emotions on the movie ‘Les Misérables’

Published and argued at CatholicLane Thanks to a friend and diehard “Les Miserables” fan, I saw the movie musical but have mixed emotions about it. Hugh Jackman is a fine Jean Valjean, but the Victor Hugo story is highly misleading on the French Revolutionaries; the musical by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg, with lyrics by […]

Freedom-loving Mexicans protest new president

With the re-election of Obama/Biden here and a new PRI president in Mexico, things don’t look good for freedom lovers in either country. PRI is the same party of Marxists and Communists who persecuted Catholics and others of goodwill for 71 years and it’s the party dreaded by makers of the movie “For Greater Glory.” […]

New ‘For Greater Glory’ DVD reveals what it means to be Church Militant

The film “For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada,” starring Andy Garcia, Mauricio Kuri, Eva Longoria, Eduardo Verástegui, Peter O’Toole, Santiago Cabrera and Oscar Isaac, is now available on DVD and very timely as Catholics, some 25 percent of the U.S. population, prepare to vote on November 6. Verástegui, who plays Blessed Anacleto Gonzalez Flores, […]

‘October Baby’ could be a life saver

Published at RenewAmerica and National Right to Life News Americans are flocking to independent films in this year of 2012. One of these indies, “October Baby” with John Schneider, is now on DVD and very timely as Catholics and others prepare to vote on November 6. In fact, this movie will always be timely for […]

Frightening truth about Obama in movie theaters & on DVDs

Oct. 5 update: “2016” will be released on DVD Oct. 16. Pre-order from Amazon in right column Two important documentaries are in theaters now as Americans prepare to vote in November. Two more are available on DVD and I’ve got lots of info for you. At the Washington screening of “2016: Obama’s America,” one of […]

‘Runaway Slave’ movie theme song

Here’s the music video to Rev. C.L. Bryant’s movie “Runaway Slave.” Jack Spade sings and it  includes some scenes and people  featured in the film. You can get it by clicking on one of my Amazon links… Click here for my story on Rev. Bryant and “Runaway Slave”

‘You didn’t build that’: Obama’s anti-colonialist rage?

WND EXCLUSIVE ‘You didn’t build that’: Anti-colonialist rage? ‘Americans stole it, he has every right to use power of state to confiscate it back’ By Anita Crane Published: July 27, 2012 At the beginning of his new film “2016: Obama’s America,” Dinesh D’Souza states, “We are all shaped by our pasts, and we carry elements […]

Do not miss ‘For Greater Glory’!

Stunning historical attack on Christians revealed ‘For Greater Glory’ project features Catholic priest with crucifix, bandolier, gun Published by WND: May 31, 2012 By Anita Crane It’s being called the “Schindler’s List” of Mexico, and it reveals what really terrifies a Marxist: A Catholic priest armed with a crucifix, bandolier and a gun. Tomorrow, nearly […]

‘Mighty Macs’ and Coach Cathy Rush had more than a prayer

Nuns, their students and a basketball championship! ‘Mighty Macs’ offers rare entertaining story and ‘G’ rating Posted: October 22, 2011 By Anita Crane © 2011 WND In “The Mighty Macs,” which opens this weekend, Carla Gugino, David Boreanaz, Marley Shelton and Ellen Burstyn take us back to the days when G-rated movies were the norm, not […]

Insiders expose abortion industry in ‘BloodMoney’

Posted: February 21, 2011 10:54 pm Eastern By Anita Crane © 2011 WorldNetDaily In the wake of the latest video sting by Live Action showing a Planned Parenthood employee apparently willing to aid supposed sex traffickers in procuring abortions for minors, Planned Parenthood claimed to be “profoundly shocked” and fired the director of a New Jersey clinic […]

Interview with a saint

Father John Hardon lived a glorious earthly life from 1914-2000. While archbishop of St. Louis, Cardinal Raymond Burke initiated Father Hardon’s cause for canonization and the Catholic Church has declared Father a Servant of God. For more about the cause, visit  HardonSJ.org. This interview was published by Crisis magazine in December 1997 and it’s online […]

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