Topic: duty

Children’s Reasons for Memorizing Many fairly vital motives may be found for little children, to repeat the poem at home, to take part in a program before the school, etc. Perhaps they need the ... discuss

U.S. Sen. John Boozman (R-AR)WASHINGTON—The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation that mirrors a bill introduced by U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Mark Warner (D-VA) to ... discuss

Sen. Jeff SessionsFormer Attorneys General: ‘Senator Sessions Is Superbly Qualified By Temperament, Intellect, And Experience, To Serve As This Nation’s Chief Law Enforcement Officer’Sen. Sess ... discuss

Robert Spaemann, a friend of Benedict XVI, said the cardinals had chosen the right course and wishes more would join themThe German philosopher Robert Spaemann has supported the four cardinals’ requ ... discuss

Believers, as we struggle in our souls for nearness to God, a restored sense of His favor and delight and new manifestations of His presence and power, we must learn to cry out to God from the depths& ... discuss

Leftists foam at the mouth and gnash their teeth.by Matthew Vadum: Obama foe and retired Marine Corps Gen. James "Mad Dog" Mattis will be the nation’s new Secretary of Defense if President-elect Do ... discuss

In 1656 Puritan Pastor John Owen felt concerned that professing Christians were too “at peace in the world” (vii). He also believed that much of the teaching against sin in his day produced “sup ... 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

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

Planned Parenthood AgendaThe Georgia Congressman who President-elect Donald Trump has chosen to be his Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) is a "direct threat" to the abortion lobby's agenda, ... discuss

As a husband learns his wife, he will better equip himself to know her wants, her fears, her happiness, her anxieties, her struggles, her sins, her enjoyments, and what satisfies her most. Only in spe ... 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

  The ongoing debate on abortion is one of the most divisive issues in the political sphere, and it has attracted increased attention over this election cycle. It has become a more pressing issu ... discuss

In researching my Timeline of Pro-Life History, I came across a number of people whom nobody has ever heard of, but whose influence on the welfare of the unborn was monumental.And one of these figures ... discuss

by Bob McDowell, Contributing Author: Now that we have finished our annual pause to thank GOD, our creator of everything that is, we move into the Christmas shopping season already in full swing. In ... discuss

  No giving of thanks was ever more soul stirring than the one offered on the night of Nov. 4 by the widow of an NYPD sergeant outside a Bronx hospital. Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo had been rushed to Jac ... discuss

The First Thanksgiving at Plymouth, Jennie A. Brownscombe, 1914Have a blessed day with your families as we enjoy the many riches God has bestowed on us. I truly have so much to be thankful for, much m ... discuss

During a 1962 press conference, President John F. Kennedy commented on the plight of American reservists who continued to be held on active duty after the Berlin Crisis had subsided. At one point, he ... discuss

For any who still recall the assault of Colorado's Everett Stadig, aka " Abe" last June, the ongoing saga has all but evaporated from the media. Certainly, Westword has done the job that The Denver P ... discuss

Last week, in a most unsavory move, Denver's KNUS morning drive time talk show host, Peter Boyles devoted two hours to promoting the new and improved Hemlock Society.The pro-euthanasia organization's ... discuss

Issued by President George Washington, at the request of Congress, on October 3, 1789 By the President of the United States of America, a Proclamation. Whereas it is the duty of all nations to ac ... discuss

ARRA News Service: Yesterday, President-elect Donald J. Trump held a series of meetings at Trump Tower in New York City to gather ideas and speak with potential leaders being considered for positions ... discuss

Recently, the Marine Corps announced it is planning to develop a program of “spiritual fitness training” in order to “build the kind of mental resilience necessary for war,” a ... discuss

Last week, I was interviewed by Chris Arnzen on his radio show, Iron Sharpens Iron, the subject of hyper-Calvinism.  It caused me to think about this subject and the importance of using vocabulary ... discuss

On November 22, the Church celebrates the memorial of St. Cecilia, virgin and martyr. St. Cecilia, patroness of musicians, is one of the most famous and most venerated of Roman martyrs.It is believed ... discuss

A euthanasia advocate with a sordid reputation said his group plans to use a drone to deliver illegal euthanasia drugs to a nursing home patient in Australia. The Age reports Exit International direct ... 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

If your devotional, Bible study group, or conference is more focused on who you are than who Jesus is, it’s time to pick up a new book or find another group. We desperately need to know more about ... discuss

“Americans have chosen a new direction for our nation and it’s our duty to help deliver change that improves the lives of all Americans.” ~ Senator-Elect Todd YoungWASHINGTON, DC – Following t ... discuss

by Bob McDowell, Contributing Author: As we enter the fourth full week of November, it becomes the time that we, in the USA, pause to observe our annual "THANKSGIVING DAY" on the fourth Thursday of N ... discuss

Suicide in Missouri, 1984Sandra Kaiser, who had turned 15 two days earlier, committed suicide on November 19, 1984, after an abortion at Reproductive Health Services in St. Louis, MO. In Octobe ... discuss

Sen, Jeff Sessions, Gen. Michael Flynn & Rep. Mike PompeoARRA News Service: President-elect Donald J. Trump today announced that he intends to nominate U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions to serve as Attorne ... 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

by Natalia Castro: Marco Rubio has been given a second chance to be a conservative. After 6 years in the Senate, Rubio lost his presidential run this year because he backed the Gang of Eight comprehe ... discuss

 (Photo: Aude Guerrucci/Polaris/Newscom Via The Daily Signal)by Brad Bishop: Under the U.S. Constitution, Congress, not the president, creates the laws. Article I of the Constitution grants enume ... discuss

Regular NRL News Today readers will remember the dozens of stories we posted about a 2012 undercover Daily Telegraph investigation that revealed beyond doubt that abortionists in Britain were willing ... discuss

Editor's note: We present this post from last November for your consideration. The time frame for obtaining the indulgences discussed below has passed, however, our prayers for the poor souls in purga ... discuss

 On this day after having celebrated the Feast of All Dominican Saints, today we recall the Commemoration of All Dominican Souls.  Please join me this day in praying 3 Paters, 3 Aves, and 3 ... discuss

A fitting reflection during November, the Month Dedicated to Pray for the Souls of the Dead who are in Purgatory.  Remember, cremation (despite what modern men are saying) has always been prohibi ... discuss

Previously: XIII. What I have said hitherto on this subject, relating to books and reading, must be chiefly understood of that sort of books, and those hours of our reading and study, whereby we desig ... discuss

Bill Smith (Major - USAF Retired), Editor:  The contributors to the ARRA News Service and I thank and wish all veterans and active duty military a blessed day. Today, I recall my fellow ... 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

by Patrick Buchanan: “In victory, magnanimity!” said Winston Churchill.Donald Trump should be magnanimous and gracious toward those whom he defeated this week, but his first duty is to keep faith ... discuss

Donald Trump is our next president and the day after the election, several cities had protests that held up traffic and caused disruption of some services. Many of the participants in the protests we ... 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

Soon to be Commander-In-Chief Donald Trumpby Gina Harkins: A Washington outsider who pledged to rebuild what he's called a weak and ineffective military soon will serve as the new commander in chief. ... discuss

Baton Rouge, La., Nov 1, 2016 / 03:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholic priests do not have to break the seal of Confession to report the alleged abuse of minors, the Louisiana Supreme Court ruled on Frid ... discuss

by Bob Owens: President-Elect Donald Trump stunned the world last night with a commanding upset victory over the heavy favorite, Democrat Hillary Clinton. In addition to Trump’s victory in the cont ... discuss

There is an Irish "blessing" that goes like this:May those who love us love us. And those that don't love us, May God turn their hearts. And if He doesn't turn t ... discuss

If you’re like me, wait is an rather uncomfortable word.  I mean, who likes to wait?  Think of waiting at the DMV or other government offices. Think of the boredom and tension of the waiti ... discuss

The (Congressional) Medal of Honor was established in 1861, during the Civil War.  The qualifications for being awarded the Medal have been tightened up and refined over the years, but it is curr ... discuss

Who inspires you? Why? When you ask people that question, you always get different answers for “who,” but there’s a common answer for “why” — people who inspire us ... 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 first of three questions and answers regarding what the Catholic Church teach ... 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

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

Hi guys! I really haven’t been able to post here as of late because my dad is in hospital and I’ve been going up to see him. it’s a long story and I’ll share more with you guy ... discuss

I don’t care if you’re tired of the election. We all are. Voting is your most sacred right and duty. Get your behind to the polls. I care less about who you vote for than I do about the fa ... 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

We need to confess before God but also before anyone we have offended. Of course we need to confess our sins before God, and when we do this we honor his rule over us and we acknowledge his omniscienc ... discuss

By: Cliff Kincaid | Accuracy in Media At this time in history, organizations like Accuracy in Media are needed more than ever. The bias in the media has been exposed as a poison that undermines t ... discuss

Today is All Saints' Day, when the Church commemorates all saints, whether known or unknown. I repost this for today's feast of All Saints' Day because I simply love this excerpt from The Seven Storey ... discuss

Most moms and daughters would agree that boys in public schools do not belong in girls’ restrooms and locker rooms – and vice versa. And now the U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether common sense ... discuss

Pro-life Donald Trump and Gov. Mike PenceNRTL /Dave Andrusko reporting:   If there’s anything we can say for certain–besides that pro-life Donald Trump is closing fast on pro-abortion Hi ... discuss

Providence has given to our people the choice of their rulers, and it is the duty, as well as the privilege and interest, of our Christian nation to select and prefer Christians for their rulers. R ... discuss

Today's saint of the day is St. Engelbert of Cologne. He was born in Berg around the year 1185 to Engelbert, Count of Berg and Margaret, daughter of the Count of Gelderland. He studied at the cathedra ... discuss

Jesus at Herod's Court, Duccio, c. 1310.November 2, 2016Novena Prayer for the 2016 Election:  Day 4Saint Jose Sanchez del Rio, martyred for your child-like, yet fearless faith in Christ the King, ... discuss

Jesus at Herod's Court, Duccio, c. 1310.November 3, 2016Novena Prayer for the 2016 Election:  Day 5Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, who fled to Canada in order to freely practice your faith, join us in p ... discuss

Jesus at Herod's Court, Duccio, c. 1310.November 4, 2016Novena Prayer for the 2016 Election:  Day 6Saint Damien de Veuster of Molokai, selfless servant of the lepers of Hawaii, join us in praying ... discuss

Jesus at Herod's Court, Duccio, c. 1310.November 5, 2016Novena Prayer for the 2016 Election:  Day 7Saint John Neumann, founder of the diocesan Catholic school system in America, join us in prayin ... discuss

Jesus at Herod's Court, Duccio, c. 1310.November 6, 2016Novena Prayer for the 2016 Election:  Day 8Saint Rita, Patroness of hopeless causes, join us in praying for this election and these intenti ... discuss

Jesus at Herod's Court, Duccio, c. 1310.November 7, 2016Novena Prayer for the 2016 Election: Day 9Mother Mary, Patroness of the Americas, join us in praying for this election and these intentions: [St ... discuss

Jesus at Herod's Court, Duccio, c. 1310.November 7, 2016Novena Prayer for the 2016 Election: Day 9Mother Mary, Patroness of the Americas, join us in praying for this election and these intentions: [St ... discuss

Prayer for the Faithful Witness of Catholics in the United States(By Cardinal Raymond Leo Burke)O Lord Jesus Christ, You alone are the Way, the Truth, and the Life. In Your Church You show us the Way, ... discuss

"The beauty and harmony of the churches, destined to give praise to God, also draws us human beings, limited and sinful, to convert to form a 'cosmos,' a well-ordered structure, in intimate communion ... discuss

cc 2.0 via FlickrThe big choice is before us, coming up very quickly.  Who should I vote for, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, or someone else?  I think it's important that we address this iss ... discuss

Safe and Legal in Los Angeles County, 1974Maria Lira was a college student when she went to Riveria Hospital in Los Angeles on October 14, 1974, to undergo an abortion. After she'd been discharged, ... discuss

BLM or Black Lives Matter was formed in response to the shooting of a black man by a white police officer. The purpose of this group was to seek justice for the death of this black man and other black ... discuss

Image Source: Mark P. Shea, I presume.If you want an example of the damage done to the Catholic Church in America by the surrounding culture’s increasing hyperpartisanship and ideological tribalism, ... discuss

On Politico, the headline read "Clinton Aide: Reporters don't ask questions voters care about." This, of course, was Hillary's dismissive attempt to quash reporters' insistence that she has been ... discuss

For decades now, the Chief Executive, the Supreme Court and the mammoth unaccountable federal bureaucracy have been operating FAR FAR outside the Constitution, and too many folks just don't seem to ge ... discuss

Though I do not think that a responsibility argument is necessary in order to dismantle the bodily-rights argument or other pro-choice arguments, the responsibility incurred in the creation of a new h ... discuss

Introduction2016 is bringing us a very unusual presidential election.  On the Republican side, we have an outsider with a decidedly politically-incorrect resume and stye has been nominated to be ... discuss

At last years the conference of the American Academy of Religion I participated in a panel discussion on the topic “Just War as Deterrence Against Terrorism”. The papers from this symposium ha ... discuss

Consolator optime,dulcis hospes animae,dulce refrigerium.Thou, of comforters the best;thou, the soul's most welcome guest;sweet refreshment here below.MeditationThe gift of Piety begets in our hearts ... discuss

In labore requies,in aestu temperies,in fletu solacium.In our labor, rest most sweet;grateful coolness in the heat;solace in the midst of woe.MeditationBy the gift of Fortitude, the soul is strengthen ... discuss

Lava quod est sordidum,riga quod est aridum,sana quod est saucium.Heal our wounds, our strength renew;on our dryness pour thy dew;wash the stains of guilt away.MeditationThe gift of Counsel endows the ... discuss

Pro-life leaders and local activists need to face up to what's happening at the highest levels in the Catholic Church.As Voice of the Family reported last week:"A representative of the Holy See [Monsi ... discuss

Son of man, I have appointed you a sentinel for the house of Israel. When you hear a word from my mouth, you shall warn them for me. If I say to the wicked, you shall surely die–and you do not warn ... discuss

We have been sent. For us, being at the service of life is not a boast but rather a duty, born of our awareness of being “God’s own people, that we may declare the wonderful deeds of him w ... discuss

Question: "I have heard some claim that Orthodoxy does not approve of self defense or firearms specifically, specifically attacking the "take your purse and buy" a sword verse from Luke that is often ... discuss

The Tonsuring of a ReaderQuestion: "How does one become a Reader, and what does a Reader do?"We learn a great deal about what it means to be a Reader from the admonition that the bishop gives to a Rea ... discuss

"He that reproveth a scorner getteth to himself shame: and he that rebuketh a wicked man getteth himself a blot. Reprove not a scorner, lest he hate thee: rebuke a wise man, and he will love thee" (Pr ... discuss

It does me good to consider what I am thankful for, especially since today is Thanksgiving up here in Canada. There are so many things for which I owe gratitude to God, but near the top of the ... discuss

Today’s Kindle deals include three from Christian Focus: A Christian’s Pocket Guide to Sin by Iain D. Campbell, A Christian’s Pocket Guide to Suffering by Brian Cosby, and A Clearing ... discuss

This one began with a conversation, with a statement within that conversation: “Christians don’t get to hold a grudge!” It’s just not an option, not a vice we can allow ourselves. But ... discuss

God is good to give us pastors. The very fact that God calls certain men to “care for the church of God” (Acts 20:28) proves that the church is in need of care. God gives us pastors becaus ... discuss

SourceI, for the most part, no longer read "catholic" blogs and websites.  Far too many "catholic" blogs are filled with self-righteous hatred, anger, vitriol and condemnation of anyone who does ... discuss

“Those who are well do not need a physician, but the sick do.Go and learn the meaning of the words,I desire mercy, not sacrifice.I did not come to call the righteous but sinners.”Matthew 9A few we ... discuss

Th USCCB's Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services for Catholic Health Care Services certainly encourage us to provide for donation of organs to others in medical need, whic ... discuss

I am without a doubt an Angry American. Every day we are hit with news that illustrates just how corrupt our government is, you know the Government that is supposed to be Of and For the people.So I su ... discuss

I've been thinking, as I'm sure most of you have, about the coming presidential election. As you are probably aware, I've been backing Ted Cruz since day one. He is the only candidate with an actual r ... discuss

Image source: ancoraonline.it.On Friday, as I’m sure most of you know, the Vatican Press released Pope Francis’ post-synodal exhortation Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love). Predictably, everyone wh ... discuss

George McFall clearly needed some of David Shimp’s bone marrow more than Shimp needed it. When Shimp – McFall’s first cousin – refused to give it, McFall took him to court. The judge’s gavel ... discuss

The Bush administration is known for its closeness and high degree of loyalty among the staff. Harriet Miers exemplifies these traits and has been praised as a faithful confidante of the President. In ... discuss

It has to be painfully obvious to anyone with any knowledge of national defense issues that the United States Army, like the rest of the armed forces, is in dire need of a complete, top to bottom, res ... discuss

This from Occupy Democrats: This from the Unites States Founding Fathers: When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected ... discuss

This past summer, I was visiting family and walking up the main street in town.  The sidewalk was just big enough for two people to walk side by side.  Typically, people walking down the sid ... discuss

1 Samuel 16:1-13 David is anointed as kingPhilippians 2:1-11 “Every knee shall bow”Matthew 2:1-12 “Where is he that is born king?”So far in this Advent Season we've seen Christ as our prophet ... discuss

The beginning of secession? Texas wants to nullify all federal gun lawsTrust me. The secession movement is well underway in Texas. And thank God for that.As for this "anti-commandeering" act which re ... discuss

"If you think freedom of the world to be real, so that you even seal it with a crown, you have returned to the slavery of man, imagining it to be freedom; you have lost the freedom of Christ, fancying ... discuss

I pray in front of two abortion clinics (both located in the same building) in downtown Brooklyn every week.  I see the young women entering that building.  I am always amazed that 90% to 95 ... discuss

We've all seen "Saving Private Ryan" and "Band of Brothers," but here's a list of facts from World War II that youprobably didn't know.  The first German serviceman killed in the war was kil ... discuss

THE FINAL TOAST! They bombed Tokyo 73 years ago.   They once were among the most universally admired and revered men in the United States .. There were 80 of the Raiders in April 1942, ... discuss

This post is in response is to Jayne, a traditionalist who has commented that I am not being fair to traditionalists by painting them all with the same brush.  We have gone back and forth on a pr ... discuss

Several restaurants are offering something free to veterans and active duty military personnel on Veterans Day, Nov. 11. From free breakfast items to complete meals. Note: Offers good&n ... discuss

This post is in reply to Laramie Hirsch, who has written a post on his blog, "The Hirsch Files" in response to this blog. Laramie's post is entitled, "St. Catherine of Siena Does NOT Warn Traditionali ... discuss

SourceThe Catholic blogosphere and internet have been awash with weeping and and wailing and gnashing of teeth over the Synod on the Family. As far as many in the Catholic blogosphere are concerned, ... discuss

"Yes, I am a fundamentalist," says Cardinal BurkeSourceAs I recently blogged [HERE], one of the topics covered by Pope Francis in his speech before the Joint Session of Congress was the the dangers of ... discuss

Cover of New York PostI recently received a comment from a Catholic who asked that I list some positive accomplishments of Pope Francis. It's kind of a surprising request as the majority of Catholics ... discuss

My scoutmaster, Don Powell, passed away today. I re-post this in his honor. Thank you, Don. Thank you for helping so many boys become men.   I spent much of my youth in the Boy Scouts.  Simply p ... discuss

John Jay Hooker is a familiar name in the state of Tennessee. Until recently he had been described in a tongue and cheek manner as a political gadfly and perennial candidate.   A gifted orat ... discuss

Our Founders shaped a remedy for judicial tyranny, and we ignore it at our peril.Entirely justified by the 9th and 10th Amendments, a surefire and sensible solution to judicial overreach is STATE NULL ... discuss

Bruce Jenner is now officially pretending to be a woman, and we are advised from nearly every quarter that he deserves respect and support and plaudits for this "courageous" and "difficult" decision t ... discuss

Yes, the statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary shown above is that of a 8-1/2 to 9 month pregnant Mary. I admit that is an image of Mary we rarely see. In fact for most people the only image of Mary pregn ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you.Welcome to another iteration of my irregular, quick-draw, short news commentary. Let's get going.The canonical visitation of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (L ... discuss

 I hold the Magna Carta as a sacred document. It is part of our Canadian 800 year history of freedom and liberty. My friends John Robson  and Brigitte Pellerin, are making a documentary on t ... discuss

Each year, the holiday season brings with it many historic traditions, like the red cups at Starbucks, the bad pop Christmas songs playing in every retail store in the country, and the revived rhetori ... discuss

I originally posted this in 2005 and have updated it a couple of times. I like to present it every December 7th as the story is as poignant as ever, especially with our troops still in theater in Af ... discuss

These types of tragedies are part of the world, one to which we do not belong but must spend our time, and so the suffering is real and excruciating at times. Dear friends, Many of you know Sean and B ... discuss

Read the whole thing, but here's something of a summary passage:Alinsky, too, rejected ideological dogmatism. He taught that the successful radical is the wolf in sheep’s clothing: burrowing into th ... discuss

Ten years ago this month, ‘Okie’ made the switch from being a Blogger.com blog to a self-hosted WordPress-powered platform for my personal bloviating.  Like this year, 2004 was also an e ... discuss

Two months ago the Louisiana Supreme Court ruled that a priest in a particular case should break the seal of confession. The priest was ordered to testify if a certain individual went to confession to ... discuss

Central, south and west Phoenix have a unique opportunity this November to elect a genuine pro-life candidate to Congress.  Since 1991 the area - now known as Congressional District 7 - has had t ... discuss

Yesterday, I took a quick swerve as I heard Colorado Christian College professor and KNUS talk show hostess, Krista Kafer say she wouldn't have a problem voting for a "pro-choice" candidate since abor ... discuss

A few weeks ago on a Tuesday evening we took Mary's mother, Harriet Thackrah, to Shuttleworth Park for a ball game. The Mohawks were offering one of their many crowd-pleasing promotions, with veterans ... discuss

“American Soldier” “And I will always do my duty, no matter what the price. I’ve counted up the cost, I know the sacrifice. Oh, and I don’t want to die for you, But i ... discuss

I've occasionally resurrected old articles and columns I have written in the past. This week is the 9th anniversary of the intentional starving of Terri Schiavo, who was said by the media to have been ... discuss

My new migraine book is out under my pen name so I'd like to share my story about how I used to suffer from migraines. I used to have terrible migraines. I had them almost every day. They we ... discuss

The following excellent article is from Rolley Haggard, a feature writer for BreakPoint.   From Auschwitz to ChurchwitzFor Millions, Our Steeples Are SmokestacksBy Rolley HaggardReturning ho ... discuss

As Obama declares he will start enforcing laws with his pen and phone, therefore bypassing Congress and unilaterally implementing regulations and creating laws at his descretion...we find out more abo ... discuss

Marriage has its moods over the years just like you and your spouse do from day to day. So how you feel about your marriage at any given moment is not necessarily how you will feel about your marriage ... discuss

That verse is found of the Book of Proverbs, chapter 29 and verse 2 and its profundity is eternal regardless of whether or not a person or a nation is familiar with the Bible.Here in the United States ... discuss

Our founding fathers were well aware of the fact that godly righteousness exalts a nation. This belief was based on the Word of God in which so many of our founders were well versed. Passages througho ... discuss

-By Warner Todd Huston The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) thinks it has a great selling point with its announcement that it took 5 firearms a day from passengers trying to board planes ... discuss

Doug Kmiec has, apparently, gone off the deep end. Seriously, I got nothing. In fact, this latest cry for attention is ... well ... just sad:... Since he has returned, I’ve followed his curious post ... discuss

Getting it Right on Life By Brian Johnston   Important issues sometimes require a renewed call for clarity.   Such is the case in the Right to Life debate.  I have been involved in this bat ... discuss

Getting it Right on Life By Brian Johnston   Important issues sometimes require a renewed call for clarity.   Such is the case in the Right to Life debate.  I have been involved in this bat ... discuss

My husband and I have been foster parents (and adoptive and birth parents) since 2002. This past week we attended training to become teachers of future foster parents. We are so excited to pass on eve ... discuss

-By Warner Todd Huston Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates went after the Obama administration quite hard in his new book about his days working for Obama. And now Obama is showing how thin-skinn ... discuss

So yesterday we saw that ever since the birth of capitalism, the Popes and also the bishops (in the documents of Vatican II), have not ceased to point out the deficiencies of that economic philosophy. ... discuss

I am getting sick of all the so-called "conservative" Catholics and their dimwitted supporters in the comboxes lambasting Pope Francis for what he said in his recent Apostolic Exhortation.If any of th ... discuss

Although Colorado is often credited for passing America's first abortion law, it was actually Mississippi ~ as States of Refuge reminds us."The eyes of America are upon you. Abortion began in Ame ... discuss

I originally posted this in 2005 and have updated it a couple of times. I like to present it every December 7th as the story is as poignant as ever, especially with our troops still in theater in Afgh ... discuss

Wesley Smith has often said that the mere legal availability of euthanasia (and with it assisted suicide) to respect the "right" to die with "dignity" will lead to a duty to die.Only the selfish will ... discuss

Perry's Victory on Lake Erie by Currier and Ives.A copy of this print hangs in my bathroom.On this day 200 years ago - 10 September 1813, Master Commandant Oliver Hazard Perry, United States Navy, won ... discuss

Diary of Saint Maria Faustina Kowalska: Divine Mercy in My Soul by Faustina Kowalska My rating: 4 of 5 stars Sister Faustina writes her diary as a very frank and open disclosure of visions and locutio ... discuss

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir sacks cabinet, including his deputy Riek Machar [1] South Sudan's ousted cabinet barred from entering ministries [2] UK Minister for Africa Mark Simmonds urges ... discuss

Today was the 150th anniversary of the bloodiest battle of the Civil War, Gettysburg. To honor the dead lost in this tragedy,  President Lincoln took the opportunity to give a speech which resoun ... discuss

After Nancy Pelosi's latest bizarre reaction to a question from a reporter concerning the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act sponsored by Arizona congressman Trent Franks, I received a number o ... discuss

I received this story from Ann over at As They Rise Up It is a beautiful story she shares in hopes that others don't make the same mistake she made.  I was young when I got married, onl ... discuss

A BABY at just 8 weeks! Doesn't look like a blob to me!How is this NOT a human being?? Another Letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper, I will post the "response" if I get one:Dear Prime Minister ... discuss

Jerome Lejeune was born in France in 1926. Captivated at the age of 13 by Dr. Benassis, the hero of Balzac's novel 'The Country Doctor', he too wanted to become a country doctor, dedicated to the care ... discuss

My First Call.It is my third day as an intern. I started with Neurosurgery and I am still learning the basics; there are actually a lot to learn. A strike by doctors just started a few days ago and p ... discuss

I solemnly pledge myself to consecrate my life to the service of humanity; I will give to my teachers the respect and gratitude which is their due;I will practice my profession with conscience an ... discuss

I share some of my collections of Viktor Frankl quotes. Below each is a short commentary that I have made."An incurably psychotic individual may lose his usefulness but yet retain the dignity of a hum ... discuss

Tired, sweaty and nervous, I felt a big relief when the Intern-on-call showed up in the ward. It was time to go home. I was still at her bedside; we had been there for some hours now, except for momen ... discuss

Pro-woman and Pro-life: Just my cup of tea! Despite what many feminists may claim being pro-life does not automatically disqualify you from being a feminist. In fact many of the first women to fight f ... discuss

BIRMINGHAM MARCH FOR... !!!!!! “Life is an opportunity, benefit from it.Life is beauty, admire it.Life is a dream, realize it.Life is a challenge, meet it.Life is a duty, complete it.Life ... discuss

I wrote a previous post on Horton's attempts to show TULIP in the church fathers. Someone recently asked me to comment on a list of patristic citations that are supposed to show the Limited ... discuss

It’s offensive to ask where Barack spent the Benghazi debacle, nee terrorist attack on September 11, 2012, because, dammit. [Video here.] Shorter Dan Pfeiffer: It’s none of your business how ... discuss

Well what a grand few weeks it's been. This is my first time sat at a real computer since the election of our Holy Father, Pope Francis. Let me tell you about my reaction when I saw him walk out to bl ... discuss

Few of us really understand the life of St. Francis, the young man who renounced everything for the kingdom - in a sense redeeming the life of the rich young man in the Gospel story who just could not ... discuss

The Obama administration claims they've been working to resolve the oil spill in the Gulf "from day one."You be the judge (based on photo essay from PolitiPage):Looks like a lot more attention to "gol ... discuss

Reposting from last year... click here to read more about Project 2,996. The goal is to honor those who lost their lives on 9/11 by remembering them. ~~~~~~~~ Joseph Maffeo, age 30, was a firefight ... discuss

From the Idaho Statesman:   Owyhee Prosecutor Doug Emory said Thursday he would not seek the death penalty against Herrera, who could still be sent to prison for life, without parole, if found gu ... discuss

Twenty years.  It truly doesn't seem possible that I just wrote that.  I don't feel nearly old enough to remember anything that happened 20 years ago.  But indeed, I remember so vividly ... discuss

This is my second post on my WordPress blog, "Eating Slowly."  I'm phasing out this one, so be sure to head on over and follow me before I quit posting here altogether!  I've added a "Follow ... discuss

I've gone and done it, folks; I've set up my new-and-hopefully-improved blog over on Word Press.  For now I'm calling it "Eating Slowly"  --which is kind of a misleading title given the fact ... discuss

-By Warner Todd Huston As the Middle East erupts in flames and as his foreign policy scheme is burned up with it, President Obama refused a meeting with Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu and instead w ... discuss

Users have different preferences and choices when it comes with extras such as the toshiba e740 software for Toshiba laptop service. One of the toshiba e740 software with the toshiba e740 software it ... discuss

by Patrick B. Craine August 1, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York made the stunning admission in March that he believes America’s bishops had failed in their duty to teac ... discuss

by Ben Johnson TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, NM, July 30, 2012, (LifeSiteNews.com) – New Mexico State Police say a 29-year-old former deputy attempted to pay for an abortion to cover up his sexual relation ... discuss

Everyone knows the toshiba a70 problem may not come very cheap. As a result of a USB port where you will find that the toshiba a70 problem. Thereafter your Toshiba coupon codes will be ready to start ... discuss

I too the kids to our very small area library this morning. Just how small is a sight! The entire library is housed in a double wide construction type trailer. They make the best of what they have, th ... discuss

Butch Otter wants Dean Sorensen as Chairman of the State Republican Party. He also wants closed primaries revisited so that once again the primaries can open so that we have more numbers of people vot ... discuss

by Ben Johnson GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, May 25, 2012, (LifeSiteNews.com) – The mayor who referred to pro-life activists as “the forces of darkness” told the graduating class at a Presbyterian sem ... discuss

Time for statistics: Roughly 24% of my time over the last 19 years has been spent dressed in scrubs. Approximately 33% has been lived in pajamas.  The other 43% of my hours have mostly been spent ... discuss

by The Editors April 13, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Bioedge published a good article this week discussing the claim by some bioethicists that parents be required to use pre-implantation genetic diagnos ... discuss

-By Warner Todd Huston The Titanic sunk 100 years ago this year. The great ship went down in international waters as a vessel of British registry. When it went down the United States was barely a pres ... discuss

at Catholic OnlineAfter Sandra Fluke's testimony before Congress recently, two things became clear:  1) This controversy is political theater if I ever saw it, and 2) modern, secular "feminism" m ... discuss

by Anonymous March 14, 2012 (AmericanThinker.com) - My soul carries a new scar.  The pain is fresh and keen, and I know that while time might see the pain fade, I will never fully recover from wh ... discuss

Congressman Ron Paul is a consistent defender of the right to life.  That's why he was endorsed here in 2008 and again, today. Ron Paul has the best and most practical plan to overturn Roe vs. Wad ... discuss

As mentioned last week, the grocery store run to restock on melatonin didn't actually happen.  Regretfully, as it turns out, because by the end of the week, the short supply of sleep apparently star ... discuss

Life surprises you sometimes. Yesterday morning, for instance, I woke up and there was a newborn calf standing beside her mother. A heifer, even. My net worth went up about a hundred dollars just like ... discuss

The public school system in America has become a dismal failure. But education in many other times and cultures has been quite successful. The ancient Greeks, whose civilization was at its height arou ... discuss

One of the most common arguments that school authorities use to justify public schools is that all children have a "right" to an education. Public-school apologists claim that all children have a righ ... discuss

At the time of the last presidential election, some may have thought that I overstated things in finding parallels with the dystopian world described in Robert Hugh Benson’s Lord of the World, in wh ... discuss

"On Monday, when tens of thousands march on Washington, they will mostly be ignored by the mainstream media. They ignore the silent voices of the little ones in the womb and will try to suppress the ... discuss

Father John Cihak is the director of the Respect Life Office in the Archdiocese of Portland, Oregon and Pastor of Sacred Heart-St. Louis in Gervais. He is also responsible for a discernment weekend a ... discuss

“A woman sued a Chicago clinic of Planned Parenthood for malpractice in 2006, two years after having an abortion, claiming she didn’t make the right decision because the clinic’s counselor didn ... discuss




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