Topic: culture

Our online Jesse Tree is to help us prepare for Christ's coming by studying His roots and Salvation History. Jesse Trees follow the same general outline but I've found they are widely varied in s ... discuss

Such an easy thing to say and yet so hard to do today.  What does it mean to love a simple life?  I think that it means to have only what we need and no more, but how much do we really need? ... discuss

Amsterdam, Netherlands, Dec 2, 2016 / 03:09 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A doctor in the Netherlands performed euthanasia on a 41 year-old father of two who claimed his alcoholism had made his life unbearable ... discuss

I was excited when the Dow hit 19,000. I thought that meant a great move for the economy and a tangible result of the election of Trump. They call it the “Trump Bump.” But then I asked a question. ... discuss

by Kerby Anderson, Contributing Author: If you think about it, your life is the culmination of lots and lots of decisions. Jim Clifton, CEO of Gallup, argues that people make 10,000 to 20,000 small d ... discuss

Liberals often have a difficult time understanding the concept of irony, as clearly demonstrated by Adam Horovitz, who is called “Ad-Rock” or “King Ad-Rock” when performing with the Beastie Bo ... discuss

“Coates’s melodramatic rhetoric comes right out of the academy, the inexhaustible source of Democratic identity politics. The Democratic Party is now merely an extension of left-wing campus cu ... discuss

Conscience is a good thing. It is the path to repentance, forgiveness, and healing. Take Project Rachel, the compassionate pro-life project that aids women overcome the grief and guilt some experience ... discuss

On Saturday, the Atlantic Coast Conference (“ACC”) is scheduled to hold its conference football championship at the Camping World Stadium in Orlando when No. 3 Clemson plays Virginia Tech. ... discuss

Day 2 of our online Jesse Tree which is to help us prepare for Christ's coming by studying His roots and Salvation History.My source for days and symbols is Catholic Culture.Day 2: Adam and EveSy ... discuss

Catholics for whom the faith is non-negotiable may feel with Mr. Trump's election that their precariously beleaguered religious liberty was given a much need reprieve. Prior to the vote, it seemed as ... discuss

The Christian celebration of Christmas brings essential truths into clearer view. The central fact of the incarnation of the Son of God looms before us as the dividing line of all human history and th ... discuss

Over the past sixty or so years, respect for others has diminished in our culture; today even the related obligation of self-respect is often ignored. The reason is that the emphasis has shifted from ... discuss

Supporters of same-sex marriage once leaned on libertarian terminology to make their case. “Just live and let live,” we were told. Nowadays, despite surveys showing that only half of Americans sup ... discuss

Pastors and elders want thinking women in the church, right? And yet popular beliefs that came out of the nineteenth century’s cult of domesticity still seem to linger in the evangelical culture tod ... discuss

There appears to be running narrative promulgated within leftist circles, and to an extent left-leaning media, that the current immigration debate is primarily about a race.  Those in favor of stric ... discuss

Over Thanksgiving weekend, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) quietly released its latest Abortion Surveillance report for 2013. That is a year remembered by the pro-life movement ... discuss

Catholic Culture has great resources and info about the Jesse Tree. Also Loyola Press has a wonderful page for the Jesse tree.This online Jesse tree grows very slowly as I add a day or two each year . ... discuss

Dear Friends, There are undoubtedly a dizzying array of “top priorities” that are and will be pushed on the incoming presidential administration from all sides. But there is one priority t ... discuss

Previously   What if *we* do not like folksongs? In volume 2, page 17, Miss Mason explains that when we consult our tastes rather than our children’s needs, we are making unlawful use of ou ... discuss

The LoveBoth Project, an initiative of the Pro Life Campaign in Ireland, had its official launch in Dublin’s city centre today, with regional launches in Cork and Galway. The LoveBoth Project highl ... discuss

What differentiates one word from another – making one word a profane word while another is considered normative?  Why is one “four letter word” different from another one?  It ... discuss

Steel Magnificat rags on pro-life monomaniacs:The pro-life movement is infested with cranks who suffer from monomania. Most of us know someone of this type. When you mention that children are dyi ... discuss

But the fixation on diversity in our schools and in the press has produced a generation of liberals and progressives narcissistically unaware of conditions outside their self-defined groups, and indif ... discuss

by Newt Gingrich: There are three fundamental challenges to any effort to transform Washington.I learned these principles from working with President Reagan on dramatic change in the 1980s and then l ... discuss

When it comes to “women’s issues,” The View ladies need some education. On Tuesday, The View discussed President-elect Donald Trump’s appointment of Rep. Tom Price as secretary of health and h ... discuss

Contact: Father Mario Marziale, 202-792-9397 ROME, Nov. 30, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- Pope Francis praised filmmaker Richard Rossi for taking a stand against fraudulent evangelists in his new film ... discuss

by Gary Bauer, Contributing Author: Dr. Price To HHS - This morning, President-elect Trump announced his selection of Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) to be secretary of Health and Human Services. This is a cru ... discuss

On Tuesday, Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda spotlighted abortion giant Planned Parenthood as part of the annual #GivingTuesday effort on Twitter. Miranda re-Tweeted a follower’s post that sa ... discuss

We have reached the point that indisputably mentally ill people are being allowed to commit suicide or to die from their terrible psychiatric afflictions. In Belgium, a chronic self-harmer was volunta ... discuss

Alex SchadenbergExecutive Director, Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionAfter speaking this morning to a caring daughter I felt compelled to write about the abuse of power by people assigned as the power o ... discuss

Foreign adoption isn’t a panacea.  Sometimes we are far too quick to seek adoption when the children would be better off being supported in their home countries, especially when they are ‘ ... discuss

  After many failed attempts to break into the Chinese tech market, Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, has finally reached a deal with the Chinese government to implement his social network into ... discuss

“Conservative churches in and of themselves don’t grow.  But conservative Churches that are gospel-saturated do grow.  That’s a big difference.  You can have all of the conservative theol ... discuss

  Today is #GivingTuesday, a national event celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday) to kick off the season of gi ... discuss

To old-timers, the name Linda Greenhouse is instantly familiar. Seemingly for eons, Greenhouse covered the Supreme Court for the New York Times. So influential was her coverage that critics attributed ... discuss

Alex SchadenbergExecutive Director - Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionThe Euthanasia Prevention Coalition has published our new Caring Not Killing pamphlet.The Caring Not Killing pamphlet explains:Why p ... discuss

I wish the authors would have related justification to the conscience and Christian liberty.  Sadly, the doctrine of justification was not discussed in this book.  In reality, Christian liberty is a ... discuss

American culture promotes near-impossible ideals of beauty, particularly for females. Those feelings are tied to a range of negative outcomes from serious eating disorders to depression and low self-w ... discuss

Since the world streams into our homes electronically, it’s pretty easy to see that setting the world’s concerns aside means shutting the online door. This should be common sense. But recognize th ... discuss

. . . Leads Freedom-lovers to Victory!Jim Mullenby Jim Mullen, Contributing Author: Eight years ago, Americans were so eager to elect a black president; they voted for a darling of left-wing extremist ... discuss

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Audio Message: Welcome, officially to the Christmas season. As we call it, “advent.”Why do we have this season of advent? What is advent? Advent literally means “the arrival.” And specif ... discuss

John C. Velisekby John C. Velisek, Contributing Author: America, this country of many different parts, and different blended cultures is in trouble. A good part of our citizens and insular, shut off ... discuss

At one level, this seems like cultural fair play, but at another level, it shows how dramatically Western culture has changed. After centuries of underground existence, Satanic teaching is now so self ... discuss

How could it have happened in Canada? At the beginning of the 20th Century, we were a Christian nation, but within 100 years we were a secular nation. We now are even seeing social policy that is anti ... discuss

By Jonathon Van MarenTime and again, people tell pro-life activists that they dislike abortion victim photography because it is “graphic” and “disturbing,” and time and again, we respond that ... discuss

This Timeline of Pro-Life History is my humble attempt to document those events relevant to the rights, welfare and cause of the unborn.Every other human group seems to have a history dedicated to it, ... discuss

Today marks the annual Thanksgiving Day celebration throughout the United States.  Many people will cross all diet boundary restrictions, watch parades, visit family and friends, and watch football. ... discuss

Something I just posted at DaTechGuy blog: In France, a video promoting the value and worth of the lives of people with Down Syndrome has been declared inappropriate because it might cause psychic pai ... discuss

Not everyone is hooting and hollering about the 20 week abortion ban passed yesterday byThe Texas House of Representatives.While the temps soared to the boiling point this month over the proposed rest ... discuss

  On behalf of the March for life Board of Directors and staff, I’d like to wish you and your family a safe and blessed Thanksgiving! We are grateful for the work that each of you does for ... discuss

Contact: Catholic League, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bill Donohue comments on "Bad Santa 2": It's a hard call which is worse: "Bad San ... discuss

Today we honor Blessed Miguel Pro, executed by the anti-Church Mexican government basically for being a Catholic priest.I think of him today not only because it is his feast day, but also because of t ... discuss

Arizona Thanksgiving by Jane St. Clair Like people everywhere, we who celebrate Arizona Thanksgiving have much to be thankful for, such as the election is over. Thanksgiving here is unique in that you ... discuss

Many believe the pro-life cause won a decisive victory nationwide in the presidential election. Yet, as some find when posting on social media, defending the value of innocent lives will often lead to ... discuss

Dear Pro-life Friend, Congratulations for surviving the 2016 Election! At this time, it appears that the unborn and vulnerable are safer in our country.  Now we can b ... discuss

. . . “We Will Not Truly be Blessed as a Nation Until We Right This Wrong”Former U.S. Congressman and Fox News contributor Allen West told a pro-life crowd on Sunday that the results of the Nov. 8 ... discuss

Mayor WalshCorrupting Boston: Once AGreat City of Christian VirtuesFacing the prospect of a president who campaigned as pro-life, a pro-life House, and a pro-life Senate, abortion advocates are p ... discuss

by Robert Romano: On the campaign trail, one of the most far-reaching promises President-elect Donald Trump made was to restore U.S. economic growth to an inflation-adjusted 4 percent annual rate.Spe ... discuss

Allen West on Abortion: “We Will Not Truly be Blessed as a Nation Until We Right This Wrong” Former U.S. Congressman and Fox News contributor Allen West told a pro-life crowd on Sunday t ... discuss

Many believe the pro-life cause won a decisive victory nationwide in the presidential election. Yet, as many find when posting on social media, defending the value of innocent lives will often lead to ... discuss

“Reagan paid lip service to Christian conservatives, but often declined to make their biggest national plans a priority. Will this year’s faith-based political operatives be truly welcome in T ... discuss

“When we disagree strongly with people who claim the same category that we do, we start to wonder what the identifying term even means. This is why definitions are helpful; they set parameters. ... discuss

“The best way you can help this conversation go smoothly is to already be in conversation with your child about pornography. They need to understand what the Bible says about sexuality and the d ... discuss

Pastor Ellis D. Powell Aims to Build Bridges between the Church and Millennials, and Cultivate a Ministry That Is Plugged into Today's Mobile-Driven Culture Contact: Velma Trayham, ThinkZILLA PR & C ... discuss

Sen. Jeff SessionsARRA News Service: Civil rights and law enforcement groups are strongly supporting President-elect Donald J. Trump's nomination of U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General.Fo ... discuss

Turkeys aren’t the only ones on the chopping block this Thanksgiving — so is the president’s health care law. Over the weekend, Vice President-elect Mike Pence made it clear that the ... discuss

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Friday night’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend on the CW presents abortion as an acceptable option if the couple doesn’t tell their priest – because then the priest won’t tell God. What kind of liber ... discuss

If we would ask “Who is the most important person in your life?” what would your response be? In today’s culture many would answer without hesitation, “myself.” In that scenario what would t ... discuss

The millions of Americans who didn’t vote for Hillary Clinton because they found her untrustworthy simply didn’t “do their homework,” according to one host on ABC’s The View. That statement ... discuss

Two new pro-life educational programs were recently launched geared towards helping Catholic high school students understand Church teaching on the dignity of human life and the need to be actively in ... discuss

Former U.S. Congressman and Fox News contributor Allen West told a pro-life crowd on Sunday that the results of the Nov. 8 election brought hope, but now is the time to work the hardest. “No one wan ... discuss

Embarkation of the Pilgrims by Weir Interesting background information, a nice colour image, and also a colouring page with the people in the painting identified. (the full painting at the link looks ... discuss

Pastor Ellis D. Powell Aims to Build Bridges between the Church and Millennials, and Cultivate a Ministry That Is Plugged into Today's Mobile-Driven Culture Contact: Velma Trayham, ThinkZILLA PR & C ... discuss

Baltimore, Md., Nov 16, 2016 / 05:05 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Infidelity, divorce, sexual violence, pornography, hook-up culture – all things that have both increased en masse in society over the la ... discuss

Sometimes the culture is more friendly, sometimes more hostile, to us. But what we do does not change, nor do the basic needs of the people to whom we minister. It does not matter in any ultimate sens ... discuss

Second, as noted earlier all persons of the Godhead have all the attributes of God and this list usually includes power and glory. But this seems to be another difference between orthodoxy and ESS/EFS ... discuss

Whether it was your dream to have children or not, when you find yourself wiping bottoms and losing sleep and drying tears and skipping showers and meals, you don’t feel personally fulfilled. That w ... discuss

by Penna Dexter, Contributing Author: During the recent campaign season, we heard a lot about how evangelicals are losing influence in politics. That will be true only if Christians fail to take advan ... discuss

Considering how many crucial matters were at stake during the recent election, including the right to life and religious freedom, and the preponderant bias in the media and opinion polls, it did not s ... discuss

Fr. Charles IrvinSenior PriestDiocese of Lansing(Click here for today’s readings)In today’s first reading we hear the prophet Isaiah calling us to climb to the top of the mountain and look for the ... discuss

So is the damage this bill will cause. It is an assault on every Ontarian. It gets rid of “mother” and “father” in family law — mum entirely — to allow for a purely contr ... discuss

In Protestant Christian worship, music has always been in a subordinate role, supporting and aiding the worshiper in taking to heart and mind the meaning and richness of the poetic lyric. Though Calvi ... discuss

by Austin Ruse, President, C-FAM : My colleague Rebecca Oas, Ph.D. is simply amazing. She is our assistant director of research and has made the Universal Period Review her own. She tracks in great d ... discuss

Heartbreaking story of a messy, messy process. We need immigration reform AND adoption reform. Adam Crapser and his older sister were adopted from South Korean by American parents who never bothered t ... discuss

by Melanie Israel: The American people have returned a pro-life majority to Congress and have elected a president committed to rolling back the Obama administration’s radical abortion policies and ... discuss

Is it angry white people that changed the election and yielded the presidency to Donald Trump?  Maybe so, maybe so.  But it wasn't just white people.  It was Hispanics, black people, an ... discuss

by Kerby Anderson: The election may have spared us from a Clinton administration that would have been hostile to our values, but the battle for our culture is far bigger than one election or even pol ... discuss

A new initiative in the Diocese of Los Angeles.... The depression, nightmares and withdrawal from family were just some of the symptoms that made Claudia realize the abortion had damaged her in ways ... discuss

. . . School choice is now a presidential priority. It could never have happened without Steve Bannon.by David Horowitz, Contributing Author: Many have called school choice – the movement to libera ... discuss

“We need to always be about kingdom growth. To do that, we need healthy churches of all sizes – always getting stronger, healthier and contributing to the growth of the kingdom of God. But it& ... discuss

Millions of women experience the profoundly painful tragedy of miscarriage. How we respond to them says a lot about us and our worldview. The abortion industry, and politicians allegiant to it, will d ... discuss

One important bit of recent religious liberty news which hasn’t gotten much attention is the pushback by Proctor & Gamble shareholders against anti-religious freedom activists seeking to elimina ... discuss

A couple of months ago, I began organizing my thoughts for some presentations I gave at a pastor’s conference.  The overall theme was ‘the need for apologetics in our culture’ which ... discuss

“Joseph Campbell endeared himself to the 1960s generation by telling them, “Follow your bliss,” and they followed it right into the waiting arms of the Nihilists.”- David Goldman ... discuss

I am not going to rehash my previous articles on why evangelicals, Catholics, Orthodox, and virtually every other church outside of a subset of shrinking churches in the West, believe marriage is foun ... discuss

Before we point fingers at those who are protesting the results of the most recent election, all of us in the pro-life community must begin with some reflection. Eight years ago, when abortion-propone ... discuss

Campaign season 2016 is officially over. As I sat in stunned elation watching the last of the presidential returns filter in during the wee hours of the morning, my heart was also broken. While we as ... discuss

Whomever you voted for, this should concern you. It should concern everyone who believes God's Word, particularly the instruction against bearing false witness. How can we work to heal and transform a ... discuss

Slate magazine wants tips to a story it thinks it already knows: President-elect Donald Trump’s personal involvement with abortion. On Monday, Slate made a special plea to its readers. “Do You Hav ... discuss

Two weeks ago the Florida Gators defeated the Georgia Bulldogs. I did not feel the pain of the Bulldogs, not because I lack Christian compassion, but because they are Bulldogs and I am a Gator. Last w ... discuss

. . . Trump must continue to refuse to play the game.by Bruce Thornton: Trump-haters of both parties are using the president elect’s conciliatory meeting with Obama to suggest he dial back on his c ... discuss

It’s called selective outrage. The media protested when President-elect Donald Trump recently chose Steve Bannon, former executive chairman of Breitbart News, as his chief strategist and senior advi ... discuss

Baltimore, Md., Nov 15, 2016 / 09:36 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops on Tuesday elected Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston as its president, and Archbis ... discuss

BPaul Russelly Paul RussellDirector of HOPE AustraliaThe second bill this year, the Death with Dignity Bill 2016, came closely on the heels of an abandoned recent attempt in the same South Australian ... discuss

The second bill this year, the Death with Dignity Bill 2016, came closely on the heels of an abandoned recent attempt in the same South Australian Parliament to enact a ‘Belgium style’ bill. That ... discuss

I was cleaning out my filing cabinet and came across an overhead (remember those?) from an old presentation I made back in the 1980s. I did not write the section on Divine Law and don't remember where ... discuss

Contact: Catholic League, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   OPINION, Nov. 16, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Bill Donohue:   The corruption of American culture ... discuss

The outcomes that will be brought about by the 2016 election of Donald Trump will be important. The progressive socialists are hell bent on global governance as espoused by Anne-Marie Slaughter who wa ... discuss

Contact: Catholic League, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   OPINION, Nov. 16, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Bill Donohue:   The corruption of American culture ... discuss

(c 1045 – 16 November 1093), was the sister of Edgar Ætheling, the short-ruling and uncrowned Anglo-Saxon king of England. She married Malcolm III, King of Scots, becoming his Queen consort.The dau ... discuss

by Kerby Anderson, Contributing Author: No doubt you have heard the phrase, “politics is downstream from culture.” It is a way of explaining that what is at stake in our world often begins upstre ... discuss

Dear Friends, The presidential election result one week ago was a cause for celebration for many and a cause of genuine shock and dismay for others. It was also a sobering reminder of how sharply and ... discuss

Last night, I got a call from Planned Parenthood. For some reason, they think I am a past donor, probably from several donations that were made in my name by abortion supporters as a kind of joke last ... discuss

Political observers and commentators are devoting unparalleled attention to the astonishing results of last Tuesday’s national election. Many reporters and political analysts are cataloguing the ... discuss

Ben Carson, the pro-life physician and former Republican presidential candidate, has reportedly turned down a cabinet position in the Trump Administration. According to news reports today, Carson repo ... discuss

“It may be we’ve reached the point that the only thing that would move evangelicals in more constructive directions would be outright persecution from the GOP itself. Short of that, it’s dif ... discuss

From hallway conversations to Facebook and Twitter exchanges, we look at one another and ask, “How could you, as an evangelical, possibly support your candidate?” In times like these, we tend to i ... discuss

The liberal media profess to be so concerned with women’s rights. So the networks’ silence on the latest Melania Trump attack speaks volumes. On Saturday night, protesters gathered outside of the ... discuss

CBS’s Big Bang Theory has kept the pro-life message going with the storyline of Bernadette’s pregnancy this season. This time, they focus on the baby’s development including how it already ... discuss

Academia Marginalizes American Demographics in Futile Quest for “Tolerance” – the one-sided progressive plague sweeping yet another one of our nation’s core pillars.   This is ... discuss

I published Friday’s post a couple days later than I wanted to because my home Internet connection was down. In that post, I reflected on the degree to which elite arrogance had led to Don ... discuss

MSNBC is predicting doom and gloom for Planned Parenthood’s future. It’s been a long time coming, though, considering that the abortion giant’s future depends on ending others’ futures. During ... discuss

It is easy to assess peoples struggles and conflicts only through the lens of today, but we only have a partial picture at best. While laws may have been changed for the better, how many generations d ... discuss

Donald Trump is the man Americans have chosen as their vehicle for the dramatic change they demand from Washington.by Ben Domenech: It is not breaking the protocols of green room conversations, I thi ... discuss

So, the election happened. And boy was it a messy affair! Thanksgiving and Christmas are coming up soon. Red kettle season starts tomorrow. Things are ramping up for another successful year in the Sa ... discuss

Fr. Charles IrvinSenior PriestDiocese of Lansing(Click here for today’s readings)If there is no divine being above us we will be consumed by all that is around us. If Christ in His kingship is remov ... discuss

And that is the crux of the matter: Jack Chick embodies a deeply fundamentalist, nativist section of the American right wing. But while in his stance, he willingly alienated potential allies — pro-l ... discuss

Many missionaries think they have culture shock licked before they ever leave their home. We try to intellectualize culture shock. We think, “Ok, I get it. There is going to be poverty, new food, ne ... discuss

Overall, the 2016 election has shown how the Church’s political engagement is shot through with ressentiment—the Nietzschean concept warned about by James Davison Hunter, in which we ground ourse ... discuss

I recently revisited a report in The Sacramento Bee regarding the hostility Secretary Clinton has been faced throughout the election cycle – the reporter seemed absolutely baffled… I perso ... discuss

Every night I do a walk-through, of our house, locking each door before bedtime. I don’t know why, but the past few nights, I’ve peeked out the front door and wondered why some people leav ... discuss

Because we post post moderns are so often completely cut off from the past, even the recent past, lacking context and judging the past on the basis of our ignorance, we make some silly mistakes. One o ... discuss

“When we approach marriage expecting our needs to be met, we fail to understand the real nature of love, and we sow seeds of marital destruction. God hasn’t designed marriage as a means to me ... discuss

“In 1 Thessalonians 2, Paul speaks of his being gentle among the Thessalonians, like a nursing mother caring for her children. Have you ever watched a godly woman caring for her young children? ... discuss

Progressive Socialismby John C. Velisek, Contributing Author: America, this country of many different parts, and different blended cultures is in trouble. A good part of our citizens and insular, shu ... discuss

What has happened to this country? Rioting in the streets because of a duly carried out election. There are obviously many who thought the wrong man won. That is usually the case, but burning building ... discuss

At issue is a proposal for the national doctor group to move to a neutral position on Euthanasia – often called physician-assisted suicide or “mercy killing.” This neutral position is what pro-d ... discuss

(visit the website to see more, donate to the artist, buy a print)   That’s funny. There was this one occasion, I was around 9 or 10 I think, when my father told me to stop arguing with hi ... discuss

In significant ways, at least in terms of pop culture and conventional wisdom, we are indeed in a post-Christian era in our country – but so often in history, it’s in these times that Jesus really ... discuss

In Advaita (Oneism), there are no ultimate distinctions, and so it is natural that critical thinking is profoundly undermined. Hindu gurus tell us to abandon the mind in order to feel a oneness with t ... discuss

If gradual growth in Christ is exchanged for a radical experience, it is not surprising that many begin looking for the Next Big Thing as the latest crisis experience wears off. Even in my own lifetim ... discuss

We are all indicted by this. We have made a world where entertainers are the new priesthood, able to propitiate the public and endow those politicians who pay them homage with apparent moral and intel ... discuss

School children rose from their desks to stand for two minutes silence in memory of soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice in two World Wars. We children stood tight-lipped and gazed at the Red Ensi ... discuss

The 1972 move, The Candidate tells the fictional story of an idealistic liberal lawyer (played by Robert Redford) who jumps into a U.S. Senate race not to win, but only to place his ideas in front of ... discuss

Dear Bethany, One message was loud and clear on Tuesday. Radical abortion advocacy lost. We applaud candidates that took a strong pro-life stand on the most critical human rights issue of today, abor ... discuss

Election results got you down? Send money to America’s largest abortion provider. You’ll feel better – according to the liberal media. Following Trump’s win in the 2016 presidential e ... discuss

I wrote the following Letter to the Editor which appeared today in the Mansfield (Ohio) News Journal today, Wednesday, November 3, 2016. The 2016 General Election includes a choice for President. ... discuss

It’s a BabyLife begins at conception. “A person is a person no matter how small” is an axiom. The denial of this fact is the biggest lie that the pro-abortion, anti-life crowd promulgates. Many ... discuss

Day 1: St. Jude, Patron of​ Impossible ​C​auses, ​​we thank you for your intercession with our elections.Day 2: St. Frances Cabrini, you who tirelessly built the Kingdom of God in America, ... discuss

The situation of Christian refugees in German shelters is “unbearable” according to an updated report released in October and co-authored by Open Doors Germany. The report documents 743 cases of d ... discuss

Most of all, pray for the Church to remain removed from political entanglement, to become more pure and to experience revival; that we would put no confidence in Princes, nor for help on man depend; ... discuss

Now it's time to get to work at building a better future. Trump is president-elect, but there is only one king: Jesus Christ. God is sovereign. May his will be done. And may we Christians who care ... discuss

Brownsville, Texas, Oct 30, 2016 / 03:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- They call her Santa Muerte (‘Holy Death’ or ‘Saint Death’), but she’s no saint. Literally. The skeletal fe ... discuss

Lincoln, Neb., Nov 5, 2016 / 02:47 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Bishop James Conley of Lincoln has called on the group “Nebraskans for the Death Penalty” to retract social media advertisements whi ... discuss

We are very saddened that Colorado voters have given their doctors the right to prescribe lethal drugs for the purpose of assisting their patients suicide. The results were based on a massive assisted ... discuss

Update: Donald Trump won a historic upset victory. Throughout the day yesterday, many in the media predicted a landslide victory for Hillary. The Republicans will also retain control of the House and ... discuss

Two months ago I had a blog-post exchange with the Journal of American Greatness that I promised to get back to when time permitted, which it never did until now, when the point of dispute between us ... discuss

Mr. W. and I were just talking about how difficult it is not to simply absorb the culture in which you live because no one can really stand outside his own time. Maybe a little, in flashes, but n ... discuss

Image shamelessly pinched from the internet; Kyriosity takes credit in comments. There isn't any defense. The danger of any comment on the video of Donald Trump's lewd comments is that it will ap ... discuss

Trump is the fascist threat to free speech. Except that all he does to shut you down is insult you on Twitter and make idle boasts.  Whereas the Obama/Clinton progressives come after you:They wea ... discuss

Here's a wonderful essay by the late U.S. Ambassador Jeanne Kirkpatrick that is supremely relevant to our times, and yet I can't find it online. Someone sent a scan of it to me. It was written in the ... discuss

Admission Day April 19, 2016. The local government in our new town contacted Mercy House seeking help for placement of a 12 year old child who had been on and off the streets for FOUR years. Do t ... discuss

This afternoon, I sat in the hospital listening to a dad who lost his infant son the day before.  With tears streaming down his face, he looked at me and said,  " I never knew how hollow wor ... discuss

From the alternative media, here's a few more articles dealing with culture war issues. Relevant, insightful stuff.* “Men Are Getting Weaker…because We’re Not Raising Men” (David French, Natio ... discuss

* “Kaepernick Ignores Much History in America, Cuba” (Mike Gonzalez, Daily Signal)* “John Kerry: ‘Media Would Do Us All a Service If They Didn’t Cover’ Terrorism as Much” (Lauretta Brown ... discuss

Goes to press?I thought “When Swing Was King” was the entertainment/visitation outreach you guys took into senior care centers. So, what’s that headline all about?Well, here’s the deal. We hav ... discuss

Here's a few not-to-be-missed articles from recent days:* “A Celebration of Death” (Alexandra DeSanctis, National Review)* “Nancy Pelosi: We Will Oppose Zika Virus Funding Unless Planned Parenth ... discuss

* “Euthanasia for kids kicks off in Belgium” (Michael Cook, Mercator)* “Hollywood to Red State America: Drop Dead” (Christian Toto, Hollywood In Toto)* “Obama Admin Says You’re ‘Racist a ... discuss

My longtime friend, Hleb Yermakou is a Belarusian Christian who serves the Lord as a translator, guide, and advisor with Encouragement International as well as pastoring a congregation in Portugal com ... discuss

The video clips play on the television and you are strongly tempted to turn away because the topic is so tragic and the images so wrenchingly disturbing.  But you watch and your heart is touched, ... discuss

Last month Claire and I were blessed to participate in a reunion party involving people from the Christian Brotherhood’s early years. It was a momentous event as more than 50 of us celebrated the gr ... discuss

A soul that is full shall tread upon the honeycomb: and a soul that is hungry shall take even bitter for sweet.  -- Proverbs 27:7Gratiano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more than any ma ... discuss

At the heart of modernism is the reduction of Christianity to an abstraction.  To say that Christianity is an abstraction is as much as to say it can be anything to anybody, which is as much as t ... discuss

Who Would Rothbard Support?Would the great Dr. Murray Rothbard endorse Donald J. Trump?We interrupt the bloggage backlog (and inactivity), to bring you a new piece. Thanks to comments posted at a rece ... discuss

By Don DeMarco, Ph. D. Radical feminism has had a major influence on contemporary society. The key to its success, however limited, lies in its appeal to a sense of righteousness. Now, as we all know, ... discuss

By Adolfo Castañeda, S.T.L. and Felipe E. Vizcarrondo, M.D. In advance of the presidential election, the following is the second of three questions and answers regarding what the Catholic Church teac ... discuss

I am a conservative white christian and I fled Europe for religious freedom.In 1635 I banished Roger Williams from Plymouth because he exercised religious freedom and thought differently. As St. Paul ... discuss

In the last month, a Canadian family who let their son die of diabetes because they believed Jesus was enough to cure him were condemned in court for murder. Children's death by believers in the ... discuss

Time magazine broke a story by Elizabeth Dias yesterday with quite the headline, Top Evangelical College Group to Dismiss Employees Who Support Gay Marriage. Ed Stetzer wrote an article in reply for C ... discuss

The following is a 2004 message from Pastor Gary C. Price at Omega Ministries."For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to t ... discuss

The following is from Rusty Thomas, director of Operation Save America. Former director, Flip Benham, used to call the phenomenon described here as “the same fist, different glove.” There ... discuss

The choices afforded to us by the two-party system in the 2016 presidential election are sad indeed. I decided in 1992 that I’d vote Constitution Party in every election whenever the Republican ... discuss

Previously I jumped in feetfirst and just wrote a list of ideas and resources about *how* to do folksongs. Now I’ll back up and take what I wish were quicker than it is and what I know will be ... discuss

These photographs of various reactions to the election were pretty fun to look at. Remember when ‘elections have consequences?’ Peter Beinart does not.  The dripping condescension is slim ... discuss

There’s no question that Christians should be empathetic toward those struggling with same-sex attraction and have the humility to acknowledge that if we don’t have that struggle, we don’t know ... discuss

In this Lightning Cut episode, Pastor Richard answers a question about marriage and weddings. What are the differences between our culture's views of marriage and weddings versus Christianity's views? ... discuss

Over 20 years ago the 19-year-old man who killed my daughter was sentenced to prison for life.  Ten years after the sentencing I began to wonder if he was still there and found that I was able on my ... discuss

We love seeing all of the pro-life voters at the polls today! Whatever happens with the 2016 election, our work to build a culture of life not does depend on an election. We all have the power to m ... discuss

No other election in recent history has been as divisive as this 2016 presidential cycle, especially in the pro-life movement as long-time friends spat at and “unfriended” each other on Facebook w ... discuss

Comedians act out when elections don’t go their way – and the results are anything but funny. As the election results came in Tuesday night, comedian Stephen Colbert hosted a live election special ... discuss

Knowing that many of this blog’s readers are pro-life activists – whether within the family, the culture, or the political sphere – I leave you with this on Election Day. It’s ... discuss

Carol Tobias, President National Right to LifeBy Carol Tobias, President National Right to LifeElection Day is upon us. In just days we will know who is our 45th President and whether the U.S. Senate ... discuss

The Blessed Virgin Mary punching the devil (13th century MS, British Library).Via Gregory Wolfe and Catholic News AgencyI featured this artwork about a month ago. Today I got a complaint that it ... discuss

The Day of the Dead, William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905)Today we dedicate our prayers in suffrage for the souls in purgatory, still being purified of the remains of sin. Our ties with deceased rela ... discuss

by Kerby Anderson, Contributing Author: You may have already voted, like tens of millions of Americans. But if you haven’t voted, I encourage you to vote because your vote might make the difference ... discuss

Dear Friends, A week from today is Election Day. In an FRC brochure about the importance of Christian involvement in the government, author Wayne Grudem had this to say about voting: “I believe ... discuss

A young man describes the inhumanities of his own culture. by Jacqueline Hawkins With the massive floods of people passing by the signs at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville (UTK), the “gem yi ... discuss

A certain kind of journalism thrives on scandals,but they are not what theologians or any kind of deep thinkers mean by a scandal. A “skandalon” is a stick in a trap that ensnares an animal that t ... discuss




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