Topic: cross

Credit:  www.pinterest.comThe only way to advance rapidly in the path of love is to remain always very little. That is what I did, and now I can sing with our holy Father, St. John of the Cross: ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 1, 2014 / 04:07 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Law professors, family advocates and clergy have asked those participating in the upcoming synod of bishops to consider how best to help couples ... discuss

Cordoba, Spain, Oct 1, 2014 / 02:14 am (CNA/EWTN News).- With the Synod on the Family just days away, the head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith cautioned against deconstructing the Go ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 1, 2014 / 12:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his first meeting as Pope with the Focolare movement, Pope Francis on Friday encouraged them in their effort for unity, as the movement has st ... discuss

October 1st is the feast of St. Thérèse of Lisieux, a saint who is very dear to my heart. Over the years, she has been a close friend and a powerful intercessor for me.Let me share a little about on ... discuss

. . . | Hospitals Charging Upfront People With Higher Deductible PlansAnother day finds ever more Americans being caught in the problems created by Obamacare.According to The Wall Street Journal, ... discuss

HotAir.com has a poll out that basically says that the majority of Republicans consider themselves to be “hawks” when it comes to foreign policy. Which is why I do not consider myself a Re ... discuss

Saint Jerome visited by angels by Bartolomeo CavarozziI just realized it is St. Jerome's feast day. Like many, I have a fondness for this crochety, language specialist and translator, who was a spirit ... discuss

There has been no ideology with a bloodier history than that of human equality. From the Paris Terror, the killing fields of the Khmer Rouge, and the Iraq War, this inhuman and unnatural doctrine has ... discuss

Boston College Prof. Mary Ann Glendon, former US ambassador to the Vatican, moderated a discussion with Princeton Prof. Robert George in 2009. Both have signed a letter to Catholic bishops urging th ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 30, 2014 / 09:13 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his homily on Tuesday Pope Francis said “complaining” to God in times of suffering can be a prayer, but cautioned not to exaggera ... discuss

 Abortion in Elections: It’s not about us – it’s about the 3,000 babies who will die by abortion today By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director Editor’s note. ... discuss

Outside my window...One of my absolutely favorite pictures that I have ever taken - check it out- both feet off the ground!I am thinking...about St. Jerome - who received the finest education his pare ... discuss

and also some women who had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities: Mary, called Magdalene, from whom seven demons had gone out, – Luke 8:2 “Let us mark … in these verses, the ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Sep 30, 2014 / 12:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The suppression and subsequent restoration of the Society of Jesus shows the importance of discernment and trusting in God even in tribulation, r ... discuss

The Hellish Logic Behind Modern Man's Unbridled Embrace of Evil“The whole world lies in the power of the evil one.” 1 John 5:19by Rolly Haggard, Contributing Author: A spot of color in the corner ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 29, 2014 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- World Communications Day 2015 will focus on the theme “Communicating the Family: A Privileged Place of Encounter with the Gift of Love, ... discuss

I’m going to say something some may find shocking.It’s not about you.Nope. And it’s definitely not about me. It’s about the nearly 3,000 unborn children who will die a brutal death by abortion ... discuss

From time to time we receive inquiries through the website's Contact page, wondering about starting a local abolitionist society. We love to encourage those who write in and give them material that ca ... discuss

And war broke out in heaven.... We know of war. We hear of wars and rumors of wars. We see our nation and others fighting over things that matter and things that don't. Some of you have even fought ... discuss

UPDATE: Thanks to PewSitter linking to me, I am getting tons of Voris supporters commenting here. Could at least one of you please respond to the actual points I make? Do you still believe the Catholi ... discuss

Text: Matthew 21:23-27 Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord  Jesus Christ.  Amen.In times gone by we have come to witness that the relationship between mankind and va ... discuss

The Democratic Party has made “income inequality” a signature issue for the 2014 (and, presumably, 2016) election cycle.  Democrats, en masse, shout “J’accuse!” at Republicans.  There is ... discuss

The Collect. KEEP, we beseech thee, O Lord, thy Church with thy perpetual mercy; and, because the frailty of man without thee cannot but fall, keep us ever by thy help from all things hurtful, and lea ... discuss

By CECILIA O’REILLY | Opus Dei Father John Wauck is a professor in the communications department at Holy Cross Pontifical University in Rome, where he received his doctorate in philosophy. ... discuss

Some sad news to report: YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - CLEVELAND (AP) – James Traficant, the colorful Ohio politician whose conviction for taking bribes and kickbacks made him only the second person to be expe ... discuss

September 26 is the memorial of St. Vincent de Paul, the 17th century French priest known for his apostolic work among the poor and marginalized.Born to a poor family in Pouy in the southwest of Franc ... discuss

VOICES: Book 2 in the David Chance series (Suspense, Mystery, Thriller) Blurb: When the author released this book, I was ready to read it. I liked his first book in the series, Messages, very much. Le ... discuss

Celebrating Mass at St. John the Baptist With many tales of devotion brought to our attention along the way, we continue the peregrination of the Pilgrim Icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa to St. John th ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Sep 26, 2014 / 01:13 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- To mark the impending beatification of Alvaro del Portillo, who led Opus Dei from 1975 to 1994, those attending the celebration are being invited ... discuss

Yes!  Theologians, ministry leaders and pastors need to be clear on this.  Exodus 20:13 and Deuteronomy 5:17 command:  “You shall not murder.”  Killing the innocent is murder:  “ ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 26, 2014 / 10:03 am (CNA).- Christ as Redeemer cannot be understood save through a willingness to take up the cross, said Pope Francis during his homily for Mass on Friday morning. ... discuss

Join Jen and the other Quicktakers over at the Conversion Diary.1.  Yesterday my sister came to save me when my Audi decided to die on the way to Noah's cross country meet. We had a very nic ... discuss

A Christian cannot understand Christ the Redeemer without the Cross, without being ready to bear the Cross with Jesus. That was Pope Francis’ message at Friday’s morning Mass at the Casa S ... discuss

One of the fascinating abilities we have in this digital world is quantifying our lives in new ways. Today, more than ever, we can assemble an amazing amount of data about ourselves. I have a ... discuss

Gary Bauerby Gary Bauer, Contributing Author: Holder Hangs It Up - Attorney General Eric Holder submitted his letter of resignation to the White House today. While he made history by being the first b ... discuss

Cyprian was a pagan magician of Antioch who had dealing with demons. By their aid he sought to bring St. Justina, a Christian virgin, to ruin; but she foiled the threefold attacks of the devils by the ... discuss

Sermon titled "Exultation of the Cross, Our Badge of Honor" given on Sunday September 14, 2014. Size: 6.1 MB; duration: 17:49. ... discuss

As we saw demonstrated in many powerful and amazingly underhanded ways when MSNBC interviewed Toby Harmon and his family for their hit piece on abolitionists some months ago, selective editing and pul ... discuss

Contact: Lori Heiselman, 714-553-5181 BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Sept. 25, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Clear Day Worship record label is proud to announce the release of AntiochLIVE's latest live-recorded a ... discuss

Contact: Peter van der Schelde, Cross Link Services BV, 0031-(0)858-771691, info@cross-link.nl THE NETHERLANDS, Sept. 25, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bible software Online Bible is now offering a ne ... discuss

Back in the 1960s the memoirs of a secret Communist agent were discovered by a French nurse named Marie Carre while attending to an auto accident in which the agent was killed. In his briefcase was fo ... discuss

Contact: Peter van der Schelde, Cross Link Services BV, 0031-(0)858-771691, info@cross-link.nl THE NETHERLANDS, Sept. 25, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bible software Online Bible is now offering a ne ... discuss

Kyiv, Ukraine, Sep 25, 2014 / 04:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Since April, Ukraine’s eastern provinces have experienced continual military confrontation between its government, and pro-Russian separa ... discuss

Contact: Lori Heiselman, 714-553-5181 BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Sept. 25, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Clear Day Worship record label is proud to announce the release of AntiochLIVE's latest live-recorded a ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “I must confess that I am not afraid of the word ... discuss

Izzy's best friend, T, is going to RCIA this year and has asked me to be her sponsor. I've known T since she was a little girl.  Ever since she moved in two doors down she and Izzy have been BFFs ... discuss

It is the point of healing. The joining of ultimate pain with ultimate love.  An act of complete trust and surrender, a climbing on to the cross with Christ - there to join mercy with faithfulne ... discuss

The saint of the day for September 25 is St. Vincent Strambi, Passionist priest and bishop.Vincent Strambi was born in Civitavecchia, the port city of Rome on January 1, 1745, the only child of the ph ... discuss

Wednesday of the Twenty-Fifth Week in Ordinary Time(Click here for readings)By Benedict Augustine“Whatever house you enter, stay there and leave from there.And as for those who do not welcome yo ... discuss

Barth Bracy has devoted his life to his Catholic faith. He spent 15 years in the Philippines as a missionary, where he met his wife, Abbie. The two got married in 2002. Barth and Abbie Bracy reside i ... discuss

Tweetby Siobhan McLeodI was joined by four of my colleagues recently across from McMaster University in Hamilton for "Choice" chain. It's always a great location to be show abortion victim photography ... discuss

A few years ago I received a copy of "The Martyred Bishops of the Romanian Greek-Catholic Church United with Rome" by Peter-Michael Preble.  This week I was able to get around to reading the book ... discuss

“Now faith is a well-grounded assurance of that for which we hope, and a conviction of the reality of things which we do not see.”  WEY (Read these scriptures and more at http://prayerpivot. ... discuss

An ultrasound image or video can leave us speechless because it is breathtaking in its intensity. But here’s a different kind of video of an unborn baby, shown from the perspective of a mother w ... discuss

Sep 23 - Homily: Through the Cross to Resurrection St. Pio, whom we celebrate today, must really have pondered the words of Jesus: "My yoke is easy, and My burden is light." This modern-day Francis ... discuss

via Catholic Culture:St. Pio of PietrelcinaBorn to a southern Italian farm family, the son of Grazio, a shepherd. At age 15 he entered the novitiate of the Capuchin Friars in Morcone, and joined the o ... discuss

I will stand at the gates of Heaven and I will not enter until all of my spiritual children are with me.Today is St. Pio's feast day. I just love this guy, an Italian priest who knew how to throw his ... discuss

I have a simple rule with books by William Farley: If he writes it, I read it. The common element in all of his books it easy to spot: the gospel. Outrageous Mercy is a long look at the cross, ... discuss

\"Pray, Hope & Don't Worry.\"  I remember hearing these words for the first time when I was seeking healing from abortion. My immediate response was, \"Yeah, right! I wish!\" It seemed impo ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: The Democratic Party has made “income inequality” a signature issue for the 2014 (and, presumably, 2016) election cycle. Democrats, en masse, shout “J’a ... discuss

Fr Tito: Victory Over Time To be a good friend of Jesus is to embrace the cross. God gives only what is best for us, and Blessed Chiara Badano is a good example of this. From: franciscanfriars View ... discuss

Oklahoma City, Okla., Sep 22, 2014 / 04:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Hundreds of Catholics across Oklahoma responded to a sparsely attended black mass in Oklahoma City with prayers, Eucharistic processions ... discuss

The memory of those Christians who gave their lives during the Communist persecution in Albania was very present during the meeting of Pope Francis with the Albanian priests and religious people."Our ... discuss

Jesus warned about Gehenna more than anything else during his life on earth. He died to save people from it. The Mass (since the restoration of the millenial "for many" at the Consecration) is proof p ... discuss

I've been thinking about mercy a lot lately. How it's been granted, in spades to me, already. And to many, hundreds of thousands of others, perhaps more, too. So it's ironic that the same day I starte ... discuss

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Not everything Biblical is Christian, part 5. See part one, two, three, and four to catch up.Part one points out that the words of Satan recorded in the Bible are not Christian doctrine. Part two show ... discuss

One day Jesus was walking and saw a tax collector named Matthew sitting at a tax collection post, and said to him, "Follow me." And Matthew stood up and followed Him, and became one of His twelve apos ... discuss

You need to go HERE TO WATCH THIS INCREDIBLE VIDEO Today’s Homeland Security Committee hearing may have revealed what many have feared about our nation’s borders. While questioning Department of H ... discuss

The Introit of the Mass is a fervent prayer; which may be said in every necessity and adversity:INTROIT Bow down thine ear, O Lord; to me, and hear me: save thy servant, O my God, that hopeth in thee: ... discuss

“Oh, how I would like a poor Church, and for the poor.”—Pope Francis to journalists, March 16, 2013We all know that the poor need food and clothing, decent education and good jobs. B ... discuss

Text:  Matthew 11:25-30Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.  Amen.Are you tired?  Are you worn out?  Are you like an ox who is tired from the ... discuss

(1 April 1827 – 20 September 1871) was an Anglican bishop and martyr.Patteson was educated at The King's School, Ottery St Mary, Eton and then Balliol College, Oxford. He was ordained in 1853 in the ... discuss

This past week, the following papers were presented at the International Free Winkel meeting at Shepherd's Hill at the Crossroads in St. John's, North Dakota.  The documents are a contempora ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and KelliSurvivors of the Abortion Holocaust share several powerful experiences they have had in their campus outreach efforts. One Survivor encounter ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli Survivors of the Abortion Holocaust share several powerful experiences they have had in their campus outreach efforts. One Survivor encount ... discuss

Thursday of the Twenty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time(Click here for readings)By JENNIFER BURGINHe said to her, “Your sins are forgiven.” The others at table said to themselves, &# ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. IV: Ordinary: 615 Proper of Seasons: 273 Psalter: Friday, Week IV, 1194 Christian Prayer: Does not contain Office of Readings. Office of Readings for Friday ... discuss

Pope Francis today signed decrees clearing the way for the canonization of an Indian priest and an Italian religious sister. He also confirmed miracles attributed to the intercessions of an Italian bi ... discuss

We are sinful people. We are sinful, forgiven people, who long to live in a way that pleases God. And there are few better tools for battling and overcoming sin than a close reading and applic ... discuss

Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, completed in 2008 and designed by StroikIn a recent article, the renowned architect Duncan Stroik breaks down and analyzes what it means to build "a church f ... discuss

At long last, more links. More CO2. Yikes. I have to say, vis a vis corn, that comparing corn grits and cream of wheat and how hungry I am four hours later in the morning, corn beats wheat hands down ... discuss

There seem to be two very different ideas in the air about the goals of parish ministry. One idea, which we might call the St. John Vianney school or the St. John Chrysostom school, or the Pope St. Jo ... discuss

Up before the break of dawn, Pastors Manny and Grace Lardizabal of Albuquerque were headed south. As the scenic sights of the burnished New Mexico deserts sped by, Manny and Grace prayed for God’s f ... discuss

Although Ember Days are no longer considered required in mainstream Roman Catholicism following Vatican II, they can - and should - still be observed by the Faithful. In fact, many Traditional priest ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 17, 2014 / 09:54 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Blessed Joseph Vaz will soon become Sri Lanka's first saint after Pope Francis Sept. 17 advanced his cause for canonization by waiving the requi ... discuss

By Sarah Reinhard | In the last few months, I’ve had two great books cross my desk, and I’d be remiss not to rave about them here. The first, Catholic Dad: Mostly Funny Stories of F ... discuss

Western society is currently experiencing what can only be described as a moral revolution. Our society’s moral code and collective ethical evaluation on a particular issue has undergone not small a ... discuss

By ANNA MARIA BASQUEZ | FORT COLLINS, Colo. – A professor at Rome’s Pontifical University of the Holy Cross posed Colorado State University students a moral challenge during an ... discuss

Ongoing Miracle of the Eucharist in SnnBtaremBy Guest Blogger Janet MooreThoughts of the mighty and miraculous power of God kept coming into my prayer yesterday, while begging God to stop the black ma ... discuss

Charleston's Bishop England High School, a 2014 School of ExcellenceThe Cardinal Newman Society has released the list of schools recognized by the Catholic Education Honor Roll as 2014 Schools of Exce ... discuss

And are sins of silence and omission by shepherds worth an eternity in hell? Beg the shepherds to blow the warning trumpet to save souls from damnation. Hell is no joke and in our culture of sex many ... discuss

Outside my window...Squirrel hanging upside down and eating nuts while  outside my house, watching me as I sit in my car watching him.I am thinking...about my son, who is having a sorrow of his o ... discuss

Pope Francis to Couples: Let the Cross Illuminate Your Marriage | Daily News | NCRegister.com div> ... discuss

14 September AD 258; Transferred to 16 September Cyprian (Thascius Caecilius Cyprianus) was born around AD 200 in the north African city of Carthage to a well-established pagan family. Most scholars ... discuss

Today the Catholic Church honors the Blessed Virgin Mary under her title of Our Lady of Sorrows. Today also happens to be my birthday, so, this feast has always kind of been a little personal for me. ... discuss

We have a problem. The problem is Obama. From the New York Times:Militants for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria have traveled to Mexico and are just miles from the United States. They plan to cross ... discuss

As the sun goes down, a stillness falls over Egypt. Water channels that cross the field turn to the colour of blood, then to bright yellow that faces into silver. The palm trees might be cut from blac ... discuss

Once there was a young woman who, upon leaving home, ignored her religious upbringing and lived a wild and immoral life—until she was diagnosed with a fatal disease. Far from home, with no one e ... discuss

When I wake up in the night, I pray: sometimes Mother Teresa's "instant novena" of nine Memorares, sometimes decades of the rosary, sometimes seven Hail Mary's for the seven sorrows of the Blessed Mot ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 15, 2014 / 05:05 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis’ witnessing of marriages between Catholics who cohabited or who have had annulments is not a change, but is part of the Churc ... discuss

Our Lady of Sorrows(click here for readings)By KATIE GROSSStanding by the cross of Jesus were his motherand his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas,and Mary Magdalene.When Jesus saw hi ... discuss

Police officers in Rockford, Illinois, are balking at the suggestion that a police station inhabit the building where a notorious abortion clinic was once located. Per WIFR.com, September 12: Some Ro ... discuss

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Vatican City, Sep 15, 2014 / 08:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Celebrating Mass for the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows at the Santa Marta residence, Pope Francis reflected on the ultimate example of obedience ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “And you yourself a sword will pierce” (Lu ... discuss

Pope Francis marked the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows during Monday morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta, with a reflection on how Mary learned, obeyed and suffered at the foot of the Cross. The Holy Fat ... discuss

By ANN SCHNEIBLE/CNA/EWTN NEWS | VATICAN CITY — “Marriage is a symbol of life ... the sacrament of love of Christ and the Church, a love which finds its proof and guarantee in the cr ... discuss

Sep 14 - Homily: The Cross & Bl. Jacinta Let us learn to love the Cross and live the Cross in our daily lives in the school of Bl. Jacinta Marto of Fatima. Ave Maria! Mass: Triumph of the Holy ... discuss

Recently I met a woman who confessed, “My life is not what I thought it would be.”  She went on to share the many regrets of her heart. Webster’s dictionary defines regret like th ... discuss

A personal reflection from one who once feared her but came to love her dearly. Aleteia -Theresa Bonopartis There was a point in my life when the thought of Mary, the Mother of God—esp ... discuss

Our Lady of Ransom with St. Raymong and St. PeterThe Pastor's Corner article from St. Raymond of Penafort this week is so good I just had to post it! It's a history lesson on the conflict between Musl ... discuss

This meditation is offered today in honor of the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows. Richard of St. Victor says: “In martyrs, the intensity of their love mitigated their sufferings, but with Mary it was d ... discuss

VATICAN CITY – A single mother, people who have been married before and couples who have been living together "in sin" were married by Pope Francis in a taboo-challenging ceremony at the Vatican o ... discuss

We find the origins of the Feast of the Exultation of the Cross back in the year 335 A.D. when, on September 14th of that year, a basilica built by the Emperor Constantine was consecrated. The si ... discuss

For the past 14 years this has been a special day in the liturgical year for me. After losing my son to stillbirth in 2002 I felt that I had a special connection to the Blessed Mother in some small wa ... discuss

September 15 is the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows. This feast is dedicated to Mary, Mother of God, and her union with the sufferings of her Divine Son, Jesus. In her suffering as co-redeemer, she remin ... discuss

1. The Prophecy of Simeon. (Luke 2:34-35) or the Circumcision of Christ2. The Flight into Egypt. (Matthew 2:13)3. The Loss of the Child Jesus in the Temple. (Luke 2:43-45)4. Mary Meets Jesus on the Wa ... discuss

Sep 14 - Homily: Sign of Shame and Triumph On this feast of the Triumph of the Cross, Fr. Elias highlights the paradox of the Cross where the ultimate instrument of torture, defeat and death has be ... discuss

by Committee for Excellence in Maternal Healthcare and The Life House | Dublin, Ireland | LifeNews.com | 9/11/12 6:12 PMLeading medical experts speaking at a major International Symposium on Excellenc ... discuss

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Oh, love that will not let me goI rest me weary soul in TheeI give You back this life I oweAnd in Your ocean depths its flowMay richer fuller beOh, light that follows all my wayI yield my flickering t ... discuss

Today is the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. This feast is also called the Triumph of the Cross, Elevation of the Cross, Holy Cross Day, Holy Rood Day, or Roodmas.The public veneration of t ... discuss

Welcome to Sunday Snippets--A Catholic Carnival! We are a group of Catholic bloggers who gather weekly to share our best posts with each other and answer a question. Be sure to visit RAnn at This, Tha ... discuss

An editorial from The Globe and MailDear Scotland,You probably don’t know this, but you made us. The first European to cross the continent and reach our Pacific coast was Alexander Mackenzie – a ... discuss

Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross(Click here for readings)Jesus said to Nicodemus:  "No one has gone to heaven except the one who came down from heaven, the Son of Man.  And just as Moses ... discuss

Note: All is taken from the Raccolta Chaplet of the Five Wounds At the prayer of the Congregation of Discalced Clerks of the Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ here in Rome, in the Retreat of SS. John a ... discuss

Second Reading from today's Office of ReadingsA discourse of St Andrew of CreteThe cross is Christ's glory and triumphWe are celebrating the feast of the cross which drove away darkness and brought in ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 14, 2014 / 09:33 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross, Pope Francis used basic questions about the necessity of salvation to draw listeners deeper into Ch ... discuss

Sep 14 - Homily: The Humility of Christ Father Maximilian comments on the theme of humility as it is present in today's liturgy. Jesus, who is God, was humble enough to become a man and die on the ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 14, 2014 / 07:59 am (CNA/EWTN News).- “Marriage is a symbol of life... the Sacrament of love of Christ and the Church, a love which finds its proof and guarantee in the Cross.& ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “We also glory in our sufferings” (Romans 5:3). Re ... discuss

Today the Church observes the eighth anniversary of the implementation of Summorum Pontificum, the long-awaited motu proprio of Pope Benedict XVI replacing all former "indults" and freeing the Mass ... discuss

Exaltation of the Cross, Russian iconSome time ago I read Anthony Esolen's commentary in Magnificat about the elevation of the cross from the point of view of an English monk's meditation written in t ... discuss

Here is the translation of the Holy Father's homily during the wedding Mass celebrated this morning at St. Peter's Basilica on the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross. * * * Today’s first r ... discuss

ANN/Groong -- The Paradox Of The Cross div> ... discuss

The Wisdom and Power of the Cross – A Homily for the Exaltation of the Holy Cross « Archdiocese of Washington div> ... discuss

I love to find and share practical methods or techniques for living the Christian life—ways other Christians live out their Christian faith day-by-day. As I speak with people, as I read book ... discuss

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Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. IV: Ordinary: 632 Proper of Saints: 1404 Common of the Blessed Virgin Mary: 1649 Christian Prayer (single volume): Ordinary: 694 Proper of Saints: 1262 Comm ... discuss

By Tom and April Hoopes | User's Guide to Sunday, Sept. 14 | Sunday, Sept. 14, is the feast of the Triumph of the Holy Cross. Mass Readings Numbers 21:4-9; Psalm 78:1-2, 34-35, 36-38; Phil ... discuss

Today is the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. It is sometimes referred to as the triumph of the Cross. The Cross was the instrument of Our Lord's most cruel death. But it was also the mea ... discuss

14 September AD 335 During the reign of Constantine the Great, the first Roman Emperor to profess the Christian faith, his mother Helena went to Israel, hoping to find the places especially significa ... discuss

During the reign of Constantine, first Roman Emperor to profess the Christian faith, his mother Helena went to The Holy Land and there undertook to find the places especially significant to Christian ... discuss

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Cameron is a seminary student at the Master’s Seminary in the greater Los Angeles area. He also works at Grace to You, the media ministry of pastor John MacArthur. Cameron has a blog called  ... discuss

By Patrick J. BuchananThe strategy that President Obama laid out Wednesday night to “degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group known as ISIL,” is incoherent, inconsistent and, ultimatel ... discuss

1st Reading: Numbers 21:4B-9 With their patience worn out by the journey, the people complained against God and Moses, “Why have you brought us up from Egypt to die in this desert, where there i ... discuss

Cyprian was born around 200 AD in North Africa, of pagan parents. He was a prominent trial lawyer and teacher of rhetoric. Around 246 he became a Christian, and in 248 was chosen Bishop of Carthage. A ... discuss

Tens of thousands of pro-life people will participate in the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children on Saturday at over 100 locations nationwide. The event, held at actual burial places of a ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. IV: Ordinary: 632 All from Proper of Saints: 1379 Christian Prayer: Ordinary: 694 All from Proper of Saints: 1252 Evening Prayer I for the Feast of the Triu ... discuss

Manila, Philippines, Sep 11, 2014 / 06:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The bishops of the Philippines have appealed their faithful to join in a national day of prayer in solidarity with persecuted Christians, ... discuss

Photo by Loci Lenar via FlickrThe Holy Name of MaryLord, have mercy.Lord, have mercy.Christ, have mercy.Christ, have mercy.Lord, have mercy.Lord, have mercy.Son of Mary, hear us.Son of Mary, graciousl ... discuss

U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael W. PendergrassThirteen years ago today, I overheard a coworker down the hall from my office telling someone else about planes hitting the World Trad ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 11, 2014 / 02:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis has expressed his condolences following the brutal murder of three Italian nuns in Burundi over the weekend, assuring the community ... discuss

For five years I lived in one of the most beautiful places in our country, believe it or not, in New Jersey. I attended Don Bosco Seminary in Sussex County, the Northwest corner of New Jersey. ... discuss

By:  Patrick Goodenough Obama Authorizes Airstrikes in Syria, ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. IV: Ordinary: 615 Proper of Seasons: 243 Psalter: Friday, Week III, 1046 Christian Prayer: Does not contain Office of Readings. Office of Readings for Frida ... discuss

Here’s just a few of the headlines from this evening’s Drudge Report:* Army officer is told not to enter his daughter's high school because he's wearing his uniform* Satanists to Hold Controversia ... discuss

Archbishop Arguelles with HLI President Father Boquet; courtesy Mary Mediatrix of All Grace. BATANGAS, Philippines – September 10, 2014 – Representatives from Human Life International are among th ... discuss

Seek by reading and you will find by meditating.St. John of the CrossThis has been how I have gotten a lot of my spiritual progress, for wont of a better term. So when my spiritual advisor mentioned t ... discuss

Is dissident and disgraced theologian Hans Küng calling Pope Benedict a sedevacantist? Hat tip: The Pulpit/Photo credit: The Curt Jester Cross-posted at The American Catholic. ... discuss

The saint of the day for September 10 is St. Nicholas of Tolentino.Nicholas was born in 1245 in Sant’Angelo in the diocese of Fermo. His middle-aged parents named him in thanksgiving to St. Nicholas ... discuss

David Limbaugh Discusses Latest Book “Jesus on Trial” on Hannity (Video) Posted by Jim Hoft on Monday, September 8, 2014, 11:12 PM Author, lawyer and columnist David Limbaugh was on Hannity tonig ... discuss

Outside my window...Cross country weather.I am thinking...about the homeschool mass we had tonight for the Nativity of Mary.Rosie brought up the gifts.For the first time ever, Noah did some public spe ... discuss

Warning: Harry Reid Is Back In D.C. Today in Washington, D.C. - Sept 8, 2014The House will reconvene today at 2 PM. The House will take up several administrative "naming" of building bills today which ... discuss

Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life (http://www.PriestsForLife.org), shares thoughts on preaching pro-life on the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross Cycle A.   Related pos ... discuss

Mary's birthday is celebrated exactly 9 months after the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Mary's Birthday is one of only three that we celebrate during the liturgical year, the other two being John ... discuss

Jim HughesDelegates at SPUC's national conference 2014 were energized by the inspiration and great humour of Jim Hughes, national president of Campaign Life Coalition in Canada and vice-president of t ... discuss

Abolish Human Abortion is not an organization.We have no paid staff members.We spend zero dollars on fundraising and devote zero seconds to sending out appeals for your money.We trust in the living Go ... discuss

How should Christian children and teens interact with peers who either identify with, or are believed to engage in, a lifestyle marked by homosexual or cross-dressing behaviors? The answer, generally ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 7, 2014 / 08:23 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Addressing thousands of pilgrims in Saint Peter's Square during his weekly Sunday Angelus address, Pope Francis called for peace in Ukraine and L ... discuss

A church that embraces the cross must embrace politics | National Catholic Reporter div> ... discuss

is said to have been a martyr; but nothing really known of him. He might possibly be identified with an Eortius who took part in the council of Valencia (374). Nothing is known about the date of his d ... discuss

This one is interesting to me because I was taught growing up that satan was specifically NOT a fallen angel, there was really not much scriptural support for his origins one way or the other, the mo ... discuss

Credit:  sites.google.comMost of us read "Catcher In The Rye" by JD Salinger at some point in our adolescence. I think I was 16 when I read it. It has become a classic American novel. It has m ... discuss

by Charles Schott, eGOP News: Some pundits have speculated about whether former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg might be interested in running for President in 2016? It is hard to assess the likeliho ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 5, 2014 / 05:42 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Vatican has released the schedule of Pope Francis' main liturgical celebrations for the month of September, during which he will publicly per ... discuss

Join Jen and the other Quicktakers over at the Conversion Diary.1.  Sorry for the light blogging this week, as the kids and I try to get into the groove of our new homeschool year. I have two hig ... discuss

By Brittany Higdon Pope Saint John Paul II wrote in his 1995 letter to women, “Transcending the established norms of his own culture, Jesus treated women with openness, respect, acceptance and tende ... discuss

 Advance Planning for Treatment Denial “Conversations” Spread — But What is Driving the Conversation? By Jennifer Popik, JD, Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics From her cub ... discuss

 Abortion in the 2014 Elections: revealing the pro-abortionists’ extreme positions By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director On November 4, the American people will ... discuss

 Obamacare Train Wreck Continues!The New York Times reports today, “The first year of enrollment under the federal health care law was marred by the troubled start of HealthCare.gov, rampant ... discuss

Reading the news, it would be very easy to live our lives today in a constant state of fear. War seems to be everywhere, and it is seldom reported by our major news services.  For example, there ... discuss

YOU DON’T HAVE TO WORRY ABOUT THE RISING COST OF LIVING, SO LONG AS YOU DON’T EAT Yes indeed, America’s golfer-in-chief has recently left his cycling & fund-raising vacation at his Martha’s Vi ... discuss

It would be wonderful if, amid the culture wars, our families’ playgrounds and playing fields could be declared “neutral territory” – places dedicated to healthy recreation and spirited compe ... discuss

The evangelical world, joined by no shortage of secular observers, has been abuzz about the latest soundbite of note from the Pastors Osteen — this time offered by Victoria Osteen as her husband ... discuss

The month of September is traditionally dedicated to the Seven Sorrows of Mary with the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows being commemorated on September 15. The feast of Our Lady of Sorrows commemorates t ... discuss

Fr Tito: It’s Not Enough to Know the Truth Knowing the truth must be lived out by doing the will of God, that is in carrying the cross that Christ has chosen for us. From: franciscanfriars Vi ... discuss

Pentecost 12, Proper 17a, (August 31, 2014) Holy Cross Lutheran Church Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn (Matthew 16:21–28) http://www.lutheranlogomaniac.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Sermon-8-31-14.mp3 Suff ... discuss

We’re back in school. Homework is being assigned. Our schedules are getting busy and stress is setting in. But wait. Let’s take a minute to think — to remember what really matters this ... discuss

Christian teaching is full of paradox. God is three, yet he is one. Jesus is human, yet divine. This is bread and wine, but also Christ's body and blood. And you, Christian, are sinner yet also sa ... discuss

On December 18th, 1853, the congregation at New Park Street Chapel, the flagship Baptist church in Southwark, London, was abuzz over the young rural pastor expected to fill the pulpit. News of “the ... discuss

This “choice” thing with abortion is really the narrowest of one-way streets. Seven robed men decided in 1973 that a woman has a “privacy” right to “choose” to take ... discuss

"Work is a good thing for man-a good thing for his humanity-because through work man not only transforms nature, adapting it to his own needs, but he also achieves fulfilment as a human being and inde ... discuss

Outside my window...Cross country season.I am thinking...about starting the new school year, about the challenges that we all face, and what it will be like to do homeschool again with a baby/toddler ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 1, 2014 / 10:32 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Faith is not founded upon human wisdom, but on the power of God, as made manifest in the Gospel. This was one of the main themes of Pope Francis' ... discuss

Joshua, the son of Navi, was leader of the Israelites after the death of the Prophet Moses. He was born in Egypt around 1654 B.C. and succeeded Moses when he was eighty-five. He ruled the Israelites f ... discuss

I don’t know about you, but I’m in high gear prep-for-school mode around the bee hive. My sweet mama whisked my teens and five-year-old away to her house over the weekend and let me spend ... discuss

An Abbot, said to have been born of illustrious Athenian (Greek) parentage about the middle of the seventh century. Early in life he devoted himself exclusively to spiritual things, but, finding his ... discuss




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