Topic: faith

Karachi, Pakistan, Mar 3, 2015 / 02:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Archdiocese of Karachi, based in Pakistan's largest city, held a Lenten seminar last month to help the faithful there revitalize their f ... discuss

I spent several hours yesterday watching videos of bishops commenting on the synod. Robert Arroyo did a "World Over" video featuring Cardinal Dolan and Archbishops Salvatore Cordileone and Joseph Kurt ... discuss

FAITH FORMATION DIRECTOR Religious Education, FT EmployeeNativity of Our Lord Catholic Church (Pensacola, FL)The Faith Formation Director (FFD) is to support the life of the parish by coordinating the ... discuss

New York City, N.Y., Mar 1, 2015 / 04:23 pm (CNA).- A lot has changed in journalism since 1961, but not Msgr. Daniel S. Hamilton’s resolve to rebut the New York Times on its editorial opinions r ... discuss

1 of the 21 men who were beheaded a few weeks ago was not a Christian, that is he wasn’t a Christian until he saw the faith of the men who refused to deny Jesus and died for it. By their witness ... discuss

Was a bum buried in the Vatican? | Crux div> ... discuss

Brethren: Peace be with you.Today I want to share with you this quote from the Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church, and offer it for your Lenten reflection, specially the highlighted parts ... discuss

In August 2014, California officials said health insurance plans must start covering abortion but didn’t include religious exemptions for churches that are opposed to the practice. Now, according t ... discuss

Rorate Caeli is not my favourite blog, but it really did score one heck of an interview.The first question out of the gate was on Vatican officials suing bloggers. This is Cardinal Burke's response:Un ... discuss

By Joshua Tijerina, VP of Digital Communications @JoshuaADF So, I’ve been following the social media around our case involving Kelvin Cochran, the former Fire Chief of Atlanta who was fired for sel ... discuss

Around 400 A.D., a 16 year old of Roman heritage was kidnapped and sold into slavery.  Though he escaped six years later, a love for the people of his captive land was planted in his heart.  ... discuss

DIRECTOR OF YOUTH FAITH FORMATION Religious Education, FT EmployeeSt. Anthony Parish (East Falmouth, MA)St. Anthony's Parish is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Faith Formation whose responsibili ... discuss

Nancy Pearcey’s bestselling and award-winning book Total Truth made quite a mark on my life. It was, to my memory, the first book I had ever read on worldview, and its explanation of th ... discuss

Around 400 A.D., a 16 year old of Roman heritage was kidnapped and sold into slavery.  Though he escaped six years later, a love for the people of his captive land was planted in his heart.  ... discuss

By BRIAN FRAGA | WASHINGTON — Faith-based agencies that receive federal funds to assist unaccompanied minors from other countries may soon be required to provide access to abortion-inducin ... discuss

Shawn Carney, Campaign Director, 40 Days for Life: The call to participate in 40 Days for Life is a call to pray and fast for an end to abortion. We say a lot about prayer ... but we don’t always sa ... discuss

Mar 01 - Homily: "The Mirrored Faith of Abraham and Mary" This is reflection given by Fr. Louis Maximilian M. Smith on the readings for the 2nd Sunday in the liturgical season of Lent Ave Maria! Ma ... discuss

Sometimes the test is almost impossible. God put Abraham to the test. He called to him, “Abraham!” “Here I am!” he replied. Then God said: “Take your son Isaac, your only one, whom you love ... discuss

New York City, N.Y., Mar 1, 2015 / 04:23 pm (CNA).- A lot has changed in journalism since 1961, but not Msgr. Daniel S. Hamilton’s resolve to rebut the New York Times on its editorial opinions r ... discuss

Only evil minded people profit from confusion in the hearts and minds of Catholics. They're able to sneak in their wicked agendas weakening the faith and self understanding of the faithful.Michael Vor ... discuss

The Sacrifice of Isaac, by Juan de Valdes Leal (1659).First Reading: Genesis 22:1-2,9-13,15-18Responsorial: Psalm 116:10,15-19Second Reading: Romans 8:31-34Gospel: Mark 9:2-10In today’s Gospel readi ... discuss

One of America’s largest and most effective mainstream Christian organizations is fighting back against the Left's war on our Christian heritage. The American Family Association (AFA) has developed ... discuss

Muslim heroes do exist but Hussein Obama is not one of them IMHO. 1-3-15 - PJMedia - Egypt's al-Sisi Makes Extraordinary Speech on Islam Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi made an extraordinary s ... discuss

Mar 01 - Homily: Live by Faith, Not Signs Don't focus on seeking extraordinary signs and miracles, but rather live by faith. Ave Maria! Mass: Sunday 2nd Week of Lent - Sunday - Form: OF Readings: 1 ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Mar 1, 2015 / 06:52 am (CNA/EWTN News).- With the family in the spotlight ahead of the Church’s upcoming Synod in October, one video initiative is confronting today's marriage crisi ... discuss

By Joanna Bogle | Ordinariate Catholics Acquire Old Methodist Church | Welcome to the west of England. The railway line from Exeter St. David’s in Devon runs along the Exe Estuary R ... discuss

1 March AD 601 Dewi Sant (also Degui or David), Bishop and Confessor and patron of Wales, is usually represented standing on a little hill, with a dove on his shoulder. From ancient times, the Welsh ... discuss

The Collect.ALMIGHTY God, who seest that we have no power of ourselves to help ourselves; Keep us both outwardly in our bodies, and inwardly in our souls; that we may be defended from all adversities ... discuss

“Having turned away from the knowledge given by God, the Christian influence on the whole of culture has been lost. In Europe, including England, it took many years ― in the United States only a f ... discuss

Kansas City, Mo., Feb 28, 2015 / 04:02 pm (CNA).- Together with the joys of the Resurrection and feasting, this Easter will have an added delight: listening to the new album by the hit-making, Missour ... discuss

Vatican City, Feb 28, 2015 / 10:30 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Two years after his historic resignation from the papacy, Benedict XVI's presence continues to be felt by those around him as he keeps his promi ... discuss

Contact: Don Otis, 719-275-7775, interviews@veritasincorporated.com TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 25, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ -- We've heard the statistic before: "70% of young Christian adults drop out ... discuss

A reader sent me some information about the Franciscans of the Immaculate indicating that a lot of information circulating in the Catholic blogosphere is innacurate and damaging reputations. Well, I c ... discuss

Question: "This article was sent to me as "proof" that Lent is contrary to the scriptures: http://www.pastormike.com/lent-and-why-i-dont/ How do we respond?"The author of this article has to concede t ... discuss

In meditating on the Way of the Cross today, I thought about all the people who were there and who am I in that crowd.  You have the crowd itself, noisy, enjoying the spectacle, yelling and not t ... discuss

By Joseph Pronechen | Faith-Inspired Presents for Everyone on Your List | With Easter and springtime approaching, it is time for many families to celebrate the sacraments of baptism, Euchari ... discuss

Vatican City, Feb 28, 2015 / 06:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- An upcoming presentation of a Vatican-sponsored Pan-Amazonia Network may shed light on how a possible curial office for human ecology would work ... discuss

“My words shall utter the uprightness of my heart: and that which my lips know they shall speak sincerely.”  ERV (Read these scriptures and more at http://prayerpivot.com.)  Psalm 45: ... discuss

(died 29 February 992) was Archbishop of York from 972 to his death in 992. He was of Danish ancestry, but brought up by his uncle, Oda who sent him to France to the abbey of Fleury to become a monk. ... discuss

WARNING: This post contains a graphic picture of an aborted baby. A nurse identified only as “Julia” talked about her experience as a nurse at a teaching hospital that did abortions. Her story app ... discuss

Many communities around the world are turning to HLI’s pro-life missionaries – women and men with significant experience in developing strategies to confront the Culture of Death and laying the gr ... discuss

A new Congressional bill with 110 co-sponsors would stop the Obama administration’s HHS mandate, which requires religious businesses, colleges and organizations to pay for abortion-causing drugs ... discuss

The main lesson we learn from History is that we don't learn from History. The lack of historical perspective is, I believe, one of the major contributing factors in Americ's current state. Peopl ... discuss

By Marissa Poulson, Senior Web Writer Everyone in business knows the benefits of a referral. You provide goods or a service to a customer and if they have a positive experience, they go and tell thei ... discuss

This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by our friends at Crossway. They are offering 5 prizes this week, and each of the prizes will contain 3 of their brand new books. All 5 winner ... discuss

Brian Ivie has wanted to make movies since age 9. Accepted into the University of Southern California-School of Cinematic Arts, he saw an L.A. Times headline one day and dreamed that directing an un ... discuss

“Does anything ever just make you mad? Like really, really mad? I’m there right now. I’ve actually had this post written for over four months, but I never submitted it. I’ve n ... discuss

Leading pro-life organizations are re-launching a boycott of Girl Scout cookies after the Girl Scout group continued its abortion advocacy by honoring a radically pro-abortion Congresswoman. The pro-l ... discuss

I am in the enjoyable position of receiving copies of most of the latest and greatest Christian books, and with a new year comes a whole new batch of books that qualify as notable. Here are a ... discuss

Asunción, Paraguay, Feb 26, 2015 / 12:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Archbishop Edmundo Valenzeula of Asuncion, Paraguay is demanding that U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon – who is visiting the ... discuss

Washington D.C., Feb 26, 2015 / 03:06 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- When an employer’s hiring standards conflict with a prospective employee’s religious practice, when would the employer be guilty ... discuss

New Delhi, India, Feb 26, 2015 / 04:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Indians from all walks of life and religions have joined to condemn allegations made against Bl. Teresa of Calcutta by a fundamentalist Hind ... discuss

Washington D.C., Feb 26, 2015 / 06:28 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The State Department’s new LGBT special envoy will promote human rights abroad but could also pose a serious threat to religious freedo ... discuss

By MATT HADRO/CNA/EWTN NEWS | WASHINGTON — When an employer’s hiring standards conflict with a prospective employee’s religious practice, when would the employer be guilty of d ... discuss

By Allison LeDoux For those who are called to the vocation of marriage, the wedding day marks an incredible milestone, one of the most memorable experiences in the life of husband and wife. While the ... discuss

Statement from Human Life International on the passing of Charles E. Rice, Professor Emeritus of Law at Notre Dame: With the passing of Notre Dame professor Charles E. Rice, the pro-life and pro-fami ... discuss

2015 Zion Lutheran Lent SeriesGod's Ten Word's - For YouPart 2 of 6 Texts:  Exodus 20:1-17 and Hebrew 4:1-16Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.Last we ... discuss

This is our third post in a series of March for Life Reflections from students across Illinois. Today’s story comes from Lily, a first year student at DePaul University. Here’s her story: ... discuss

Born 26 February AD 1530; transferred from 25 June David Chytraeus (Chyträus) was born in Ingelfingen, Württemberg on 26 February 1531 to Matthew and Barbara Kochhafe. Kochhafe (German) and χυτ ... discuss

From Denver CatholicBy George Weigel The annual “Status of Global Christianity” survey published by the International Bulletin of Missionary Research is a cornucopia of numbers: some are e ... discuss

Catherine Doherty and my return to the Church | Crux div> ... discuss

This past Monday marked the 70th anniversary of Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima, the most famous photograph in U.S. military history and one of the greatest photographs of all time. As is generally known ... discuss

By Katie Heller, Web Writer A Washington state judge ruled that local floral artist and grandmother Barronelle Stutzman of Arlene’s Flowers violated state law by refusing to provide floral design a ... discuss

Click here to subscribe to the Social Conservative Review Theologian David Wells has written of “the extraordinary bombardment … that goes on every day from a thousand different sources ... discuss

Credit:  insureblog.blogspot.comTherefore you have no excuse, O man, every one of you who judges. For in passing judgment on another you condemn yourself, because you, the judge, practice the ver ... discuss

Tony Funderburk - Writing Stories - Singing Songs - Helping You Discover God's Love - Tony Funderburk - Writing Stories - Singing Songs - Helping You Discover God's Love Have you ever thought to you ... discuss

By Adam Cassandra It can be hard to love fellow Catholics who use their positions in politics or the media to publicly attack Church teaching—very hard. But love them we must. And one of the ways we ... discuss

lived in a suburb of occupied Constantinople, called Galata. He was a cabinetmaker by profession, and he had acquired great skill in his craft, so that important officials made use of his services. H ... discuss

By Mark Shea | If we are serious Catholics, we must recognize that our Faith calls us to acknowledge a much-disliked and disputed doctrine: the Fall. The teaching, in the words of Paul, is that ... discuss

Shawn Carney, Campaign Director, 40 Days for Life:: When we held the first-ever 40 Days for Life campaign in front of the Planned Parenthood abortion center in Bryan/College Station, Texas back in 2 ... discuss

Chaplain Gordon James Klingenschmitt, PhD, Praying In Jesus Name: "U.S. Army Chaplain Capt. Joseph Lawhorn has been wrongly disciplined for offering spiritual guidance, including biblical referenc ... discuss

The German Bishops Conference addressed itself to a long process of talks about marriage and family by giving plenty of room for the local church. The chairman of the German Bishops' Conference, Cardi ... discuss

By: Alan Caruba Warning Signs Something very unpleasant is occurring in America. Those who have a strong religious faith are being denied the right to say “no” based on its teachings and values. T ... discuss

Contact: Don Otis, 719-275-7775, interviews@veritasincorporated.com TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 25, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ -- We've heard the statistic before: "70% of young Christian adults drop out ... discuss

Is Barack Obama a Christian? His answer has consistently been, “Yes,” yet his critics continue to doubt his veracity. I... The post Obama’s Conflicted Faith appeared first on Catholi ... discuss

So many things of note today, I thought I'd just stick them all in one post.Deborah Gyapong has written a very thoughtful post on the Vox/Rosica conflict:Let us disagree even vehemently without becomi ... discuss

fM">via the power of IFTTT   Lent 1, (February 22, 2015) Holy Cross Lutheran Church Rocklin, California Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn (Mark 1:9-15) TITLE: “Baptized Into Temptation with Christ” Grac ... discuss

Regular readers know I’ve said this often and since at least 2008: the inability of the West to acknowledge Islamic extremism with a fluent language of faith — their apparent feeling that ... discuss

What does intolerance look like? You hear that word, and what comes to mind? Unreasoning, illogical dislike for people different from himself? Someone unaccepting of others that don’t see the world ... discuss

Wednesday of the First Week of Lent(Click here for readings)By Benedict Augustine“Have mercy on me, O God, in your goodness;in the greatness of your compassion wipe out my offense.Thoroughl ... discuss

German Catholics need "courage for new thinking". This was supported by the chairman of the German Bishops' Conference, Cardinal Reinhard Marx. Faith could not be forced and bequeathed readily from ge ... discuss

Prison release of former priests raises questions for Catholic church : Lifestyles div> ... discuss

It falls rather far down on the Christian "lite" scale. If that. His quotes with regard to islam are enough to sink his ship any day of the week but more than a few people in this country would poin ... discuss

Bringing science and faith together in service to the elderly and to those in need of palliative care will be at the core of a Vatican conference next month. With the official theme: “Assistin ... discuss

NRA-ILA: President Obama insisted that if Congress would not enact his gun control agenda, he would do so on his own, through executive action. Whatever else can be said of the president’s track ... discuss

(also Æthelbert, Aethelberht, Aethelbert, or Ethelbert) (c. 560 – February 24, 616) was King of Kent from about 580 or 590 until his death. In his Ecclesiastical History of the English People, the ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: Something very unpleasant is occurring in America. Those who have a strong religious faith are being denied the right to say “no” based on its teachings and v ... discuss

I thought this quote from Dietrich von Hildebrand on teaching children the faith was totally on target. "Religion has often been taught to children in the same way as history or spelling. Instead ... discuss

In Vermont, a man has filed a lawsuit in federal court against the Department of Vermont Health Access after they forced him to choose between his pro-life beliefs and insurance coverage. The plaintif ... discuss

With just two years of the Obama administration remaining, the president appears to be pushing abortion at every new turn possible. A new report today indicates the Obama administration has issued a n ... discuss

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Some Christians wish they attended a church where the pastor or priest took a more outspoken stance against abortion. While sermons or homilies may touch on pro-life issues from time to time — or no ... discuss

 Pro-Life Congress in Japan Editor’s note. Dr. Jack Willke, who was president of National Right to Life for ten years, passed away last ... discuss

BOOKKEEPER - HUMAN RESOURCE REPRESENTATIVE Accounting/Finance, FT EmployeeSaint John the Evangelist (Silver Spring, MD)The mission of the Catholic Archdiocese of Washington is to spread the light of t ... discuss

At LifeNews.com over the years, we’ve profiled a number of conjoined twins. In some cases, parents of the twins were given suggestions by doctors to have an abortion. In other cases, the babies were ... discuss

American Family Association has identified more than 200 groups and organizations that openly display bigotry toward the Christian faith and is educating Americans about these groups through an online ... discuss

Contact: Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741WASHINGTON, Feb. 24, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ -- The news conference will be on Wednesday, February 25, at 12:00 P.M. in front of the Alabama Judicial Buil ... discuss

The truth of Scripture is meant not only to be studied—it’s meant also to be sung. What the people of God believe shapes the way we worship, and how we worship shapes how we practice ... discuss

Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone has stepped out in faith and justice and in defense of Catholic high school students rights to be educated according to Catholic doctrine. His goal was perfectly enun ... discuss

We are witnesses today to a massive culture shift. Things we used to hold sacred are now subject to mockery; evils we would never even have dreamed of are now regarded as normal and beautiful. ... discuss

Samuel Rutherford is perhaps the best known Scottish Puritan. But his life and history seem not to be as widely remembered as other Puritan ministers. Rutherford’s legacy lays chiefly in collect ... discuss

Today we commerate the feast of Blessed Thomas Mary Fusco, who was beatified in 2001 as a model of holiness for priests. He was dedicated to his priestly ministry, preaching spiritual retreats and mis ... discuss

I am excited and thankful to see that many people are taking to Twitter to express their appreciation of the newly revised Catholic edition of The Thrill of the Chaste. It is a special joy to see the ... discuss

By Joan Desmond | When James Foley was publicly beheaded by militants from the Islamic State, the grisly video of the American reporter's execution led some Catholics to praise him as a mar ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: The New Republic, in its February 8th issue, carries an article by Danny Vinik entitled Rand Paul Has the Most Dangerous Economic Views of Any 2016 Candidate. It ... discuss

Ah...life is never boring when "progressive" Catholics who are always so eminently tolerant illustrate the depth of their intolerance. Such has been the Fr. Thomas Rosica soap opera where leading man, ... discuss

Whether President Barack Obama is truly a Christian has been a hot topic for debate recently, especially after the mainstream media attempted to trip up pro-life Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker on the ... discuss

A new statement from Evangelicals and Catholics Together -- signed by, among others, PFM President Jim Liske -- sets out the case for the Christian view of marriage. Here's a sample:"Christians have t ... discuss

They’re not the unnecessary ones in the world. God sent them to the earth to use them.Pastor Lee Jong-rakMany years ago Pastor Lee's son, Eun-man, was born with crippling cerebral palsy. He and his ... discuss

“Faith is not to believe in an ideology. ISIS also has an ideology, but to believe means to love and to love means to live. This touches my heart. I think that today we are in need of an experie ... discuss

Contact: John Grosso, 203-416-1643 BRIDGEPORT, Conn., Feb. 20, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Diocese of Bridgeport is among the first in the nation to launch a mobile phone app that will allow sma ... discuss

It seems that one of the biggest events in confirmation preparation in this country is the letters of support to be given to the confirmation candidates during their mandatory retreats.I have three su ... discuss

Feb 23 - Homily: Jesus and "Faith Alone" Father comments on the gospel, telling us that we will be judged by our actions. He tells us that this is contrary to the Protestant idea of salvation by "F ... discuss

Other posts quoting from this book: First part is here. Second part Third Previously, or Fourth Today we’re getting into the male version of the poodle leader: “Only about one fourth of th ... discuss

I want to be good at good. In fact, I want to be an expert in good. At least, I do when I’m at my best. But in moments of introspection I see a real interest in evil as well. These desires b ... discuss

23 February AD 156 Born around AD 69, Saint Polycarp was a central figure in the early church. Said to be disciple of the holy evangelist and apostle Saint John, he provides a link between the first ... discuss

Text: John 15:1-6Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.It is certainly obvious from this parable in our Gospel reading that Jesus deserves all the credit for decla ... discuss

Polycarp is one of my favorite saints because he is such a good example of a complete life in Christ. I love the fact that he was a student of St. John the beloved apostle. My third son Noah chose St. ... discuss

By Denise Hunnell, M.D. During a wide-ranging interview while traveling from Manila to Rome, Pope Francis addressed and roundly condemned what he termed “ideological colonization”. By this he mean ... discuss

(ca. 69- ca. 155) was a Christian bishop of Smyrna (now İzmir in Turkey) in the second century. He died a martyr when he was stabbed and burnt at the stake. Polycarp is recognized as a saint in most ... discuss

When I was a child there was a great program about Robin Hood on television. It ran from 1955 to 1960. How I loved that hero and his devotion to Richard the Lion-Hearted who was fighting in the Crusad ... discuss

Washington D.C., Feb 22, 2015 / 04:37 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The brutal murder of 21 Coptic Christians in Libya at the hands of ISIS last week is shining a light on the reality faced by many of Egypt ... discuss

by Fr. Tom CollinsThe Temptation of Christ: 12th century mosaic at St. Mark's basilicaIn Mark's Gospel, we read of Jesus encounter with the devil in the desert immediately after His baptism in the Jor ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: We begin with the reality that the United States and many other nations are at war with militant Islamists. They are a growing army of religious zealots murdering ... discuss

Vatican City, Feb 22, 2015 / 10:22 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The 40 days of Lent are a reminder that we face spiritual deserts, and we must confront them with courage and the aid of Scripture, Pope Francis ... discuss

Icon of the 21 Coptic Holy New Martyrs Written by Tony Rezk(Click on it to enlarge it)Brothers and Sisters: May the Peace of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ be with all of you.This, according to Vati ... discuss

Standard Podcast [ 11.46 MB ] Play NowPlay in Popup | Download Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1049 Psalter: Monday, Week I, 1106 Common of One Martyr: 2024 (reading ... discuss

Standard Podcast [ 11.92 MB ] Play NowPlay in Popup | Download Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1045 Psalter: Monday, Week I, 1102 Proper of Seasons: 94 (first readin ... discuss

A monk in a monastery in France, he was invited to go to England by King Alfred the Great and to assist in the restoration of the Christian faith in the wake of the severe and destructive invasions by ... discuss

I've been trying to fight the symptoms for a while now but it's come to the point where I have to admit it: I have mild depression... and it stinks. Yes, the doctor has confirmed that I have been disp ... discuss

Shawn Carney, Campaign Director, 40 Days for Life: Abortion knows no borders. It will go anywhere ... and the same goes for 40 Days for Life!Volunteers in 19 countries are participating in the curre ... discuss

A statement from HLI president Father Shenan J. Boquet on the passing of pro-life champion, Dr. Jack Willke: Dr. Jack Willke, who passed away yesterday, leaves a legacy of heroic faithfulness to the c ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Feb 21, 2015 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The “difficult” sister of St. Therese of Lisieux is on the road to sainthood, a reminder – according to her postulator – ... discuss

Note to readers:  Everything I write on my blog is indexed in some form or manner by the U.S. government (and by Google), so I wanted to elevate the content just in case it is useful for evangeli ... discuss

Friday after Ash Wednesday, (February 20, 2015) Holy Cross Lutheran Church Rocklin, California Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn Funeral Service for George L. Wirts (John 14:1–6) 
 TITLE: “The Way, the ... discuss

I’ve put off writing on homosexual “marriage” for many years. My good friend and ministry colleague, Eric Holmberg, has been producing a series on the homosexual political movement ... discuss

Here's an excellent Lenten activity: watching movies that help to strengthen the values that underpin faith! As a priest, I'd add one more to this list... 'Calvary'. February 2015: Top 12 Movies ... discuss

(Petrus Damiani, also Pietro Damiani or Pier Damiani -- c. 1007[1]– February 21/22, 1072) was one of the most celebrated, universally loved and zealous reforming monks in the circle of Hildebrand of ... discuss

I'm somewhat ambivalent about #MuslimsForLent.On the one hand, I appreciate the sentiment. It always seems like Christians are the one doing the interfaith outreach. They're like that friend who's alw ... discuss

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The Biggest Baby Shower Ever! Saturday, February 28 Iowa State Fairgrounds This was a HUGE opportunity for us last year.  So many women and men reached!  We are excited to be a part of it again. ... discuss

“My words shall utter the uprightness of my heart: and that which my lips know they shall speak sincerely.”  ERV (Read these scriptures and more at http://prayerpivot.com.)  “Hanna ... discuss

If there is any lesson the pro-life movement could teach the world it’s that one should never give up hope. Whether it’s an unborn baby, an infant after birth, someone who is disabled or a ... discuss

Contact: John Grosso, 203-416-1643 BRIDGEPORT, Conn., Feb. 20, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Diocese of Bridgeport is among the first in the nation to launch a mobile phone app that will allow sma ... discuss

In the New York Times, David Brooks asserts that followers of ISIS are looking for purpose, fulfillment, and destiny, and that attempting to address these needs with materialistic solutions misses the ... discuss

Ladies Home Journal, Feb. 1913 The Girl Who Works: Some Intimate Little Talks About Her Personal Problems By Martha Keeler IN THE confusion of city sights and noises the figure of the postman, toilin ... discuss

Tony Funderburk - Writing Stories - Singing Songs - Helping You Discover God's Love - Tony Funderburk - Writing Stories - Singing Songs - Helping You Discover God's Love What do you suppose happens ... discuss

By TITO EDWARDS | Top 12 Movies about Faith Now Streaming on Netflix by Zelda Caldwell of Aleteia∝ - BigPulpit.com More Ways to End the Vocations Crisis - Anthony Esolen, Crisis Magazine ... discuss

was a hermit and miracle worker. Born at Compton Martin, near Bristol, England, he became a priest and was excessively materialistic and worldly. After meeting with a beggar, he underwent a personal c ... discuss

Steven Ertelt, LifeNews.com: The Obama administration is at it again — attempted to force Christian groups that conduct international relief work to refer women for abortions.“The Obama admini ... discuss

MINISTRY COORDINATOR Youth Ministry, FT ContractCollaborative Catholic Formation Ministries (Bryan, TX)Are you called to be a Missionary? Our team at CCFM is looking for someone who loves their Cathol ... discuss

As Hollywood rolls out the red carpet for the 87th Annual Academy Awards this weekend, the creative work of filmmakers will be applauded by audiences around the globe. For many, movie theaters have be ... discuss

2015 Zion Lutheran Lent SeriesGod's Ten Word's - For YouPart 1 of 6 Text: Exodus 20:1-17 and 32:1-20Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.Today is Ash Wednesd ... discuss

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MINISTRY LEADER Youth Ministry, PT ContractCollaborative Catholic Formation Ministries (Bryan, TX)Our team at CCFM is looking for someone who loves their Catholic faith, is passionate about youth mini ... discuss

By Susan Yoshihara, Ph.D./February 19, 2015 (C-Fam) The Obama administration is getting ready to issue new rules requiring charities to provide abortions to child refugees entering the US without the ... discuss

The Obama administration is at it again — attempted to force Christian groups that conduct international relief work to refer women for abortions. “The Obama administration is getting read ... discuss

HIGH SCHOOL SPANISH TEACHER (SPANISH I AND SPANISH II) Education: Middle/High School, PT EmployeeSt. Joseph Academy (San Marcos, CA)St. Joseph Academy is a lay run, traditional K-12 school that teache ... discuss

Washington State is considering legislation to require every insurance policies to cover abortion and one business owner has a unique reason why he opposes the legislation. “My brother is a face of ... discuss

Ever since watching the Mic'd Up episode on "The (Un)Catholic Media," I've been shaking my head. Why, Michael, why? The first thirty minutes on the establishment media and dissent rags like America Ma ... discuss

Many of my friends, not surprisingly, consider these the worst of times. They tell me they fear for the survival of our country and certainly for the survival of civil and religious freedoms we cheris ... discuss

A state judge has determined that the government can force a floral designer to do custom design work and provide wedding support services even if she has a religious conviction that marriage is betw ... discuss

Ash Wednesday, (February 18, 2015) Holy Cross Lutheran Church Rocklin, California Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn 
(Matthew 6:1–6, 16–20) Part One of a Nine Part Series on the Lord’s Prayer ... discuss

Shawn Carney, Campaign Director, 40 Days for Life: You know, it’s cold in many of the places where 40 Days for Life vigils start today! Even so, the weather certainly hasn’t deterred the many v ... discuss

News AnalysisBrethren, Peace be with you. Have you noticed some headlines? It seems that "religion" is having a tough time lately.This article on CNN last week caught my eye: Religion's week from hell ... discuss

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Rome, Italy, Feb 19, 2015 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A leading African cardinal says the continent's bishops want the upcoming Vatican synod to zero-in on strengthening the Church with good families ... discuss

Tony Funderburk - Writing Stories - Singing Songs - Helping You Discover God's Love - Tony Funderburk - Writing Stories - Singing Songs - Helping You Discover God's Love This is not a weather report ... discuss

DISCLAIMER:  I am in no way questioning the validity of the Second Coming of Christ.  Jesus is returning to Earth to set up His eternal kingdom.  I am just debating the timeline and det ... discuss

Canberra, Australia, Feb 19, 2015 / 12:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Australia's Catholics have received with joy the news that Pope Francis on Tuesday appointed Archbishop Adolfo Yllana, a Filipino native, ... discuss

Tony Branco: The Obama pen is mightier than thetruth and reality, when it comes to speaking out about “Radical Islam or Islamic Terrorists.Gary Bauer, Contributing Author: I was encouraged by Rever ... discuss

By Fr. Basil Cole, O.P. As Lent, the collective penitential season, is upon us, Catholics often wonder why penance is so important if confession forgives sin. Usually in the confessional, a priest giv ... discuss

(from 02/19)(Greek: Άγια Φιλοθέη) (1522-1589) was born in Athens to an illustrious and wealthy family. Against her will, she was married to a cruel man. When he died three years later, Phil ... discuss

Today, Chief Cochran filed a complaint in federal court initiating a lawsuit against the City of Atlanta and Mayor Reed for firing him for holding Christian beliefs. While we are all familiar with the ... discuss

The Lenten Season Begins The entire Christian life celebrates Christ's victorious Resurrection on Easter morning. However, from Christianity's earliest days, the actual Paschal season has received spe ... discuss

Chalk up another setback for religious freedom. Earlier this week, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit ruled against Geneva College and other non-profit religious employers in their challe ... discuss

Dr. Gjoni, Bishop Msgr. Ottavio Vitale from Lezhe, Albania, and HLI’s Joannes Bucher. LEZHE, Albania — Shortly after Pope Francis had visited this country with its “long path of sufferin ... discuss

DIRECTOR OF FAITH FORMATION Religious Education, FT EmployeeChurch of the Resurrection (Dubuque, IA)Director of Faith Formation - Church of the Resurrection in Dubuque, a vibrant parish with 2,400 fam ... discuss

18 February AD 1546 Martin Luther, born on 10 November 1483, in Eisleben, Germany, initially began studies leading toward a degree in law. However, after a close encounter with death, he switched to ... discuss

Ash Wednesday(Click here for readings)By BENEDICT AUGUSTINE“But when you fast,anoint your head and wash your face,so that you may not appear to be fasting,except to your Father who is hidden.And ... discuss

I was just reading an article describing how Cardinal Donald Wuerl of Washington, D.C. called an unnamed bishop a dissenter (pretty clearly directed at Cardinal Burke's recent interview when he said h ... discuss

Movie Cheered by Faith-Film Fans . . . and The New York Times? RiotStudios.com Contact: Michael Conrad, 214-616-0320, Michael@Lovell-Fairchild.com AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 18, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ ... discuss

Partnership will improve disaster preparedness, well-beingContact: Rev. Anthony Evans, National Black Church Initiative, 202-744-0184          WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2015 /Christian Newswire/  ... discuss

When former Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran was suspended, investigated, and fired for self-publishing a religious book that briefly mentioned biblical teaching regarding non-marital sexual conduct, includ ... discuss

DIRECTOR OF FAITH FORMATION AND EVANGELIZATION Religious Education, FT EmployeeOur Lady of the Holy Souls Catholic Church (Little Rock, AR)Our Lady of the Holy Souls is seeking a Director of Faith For ... discuss

By TITO EDWARDS | How to Develop a (Nearly) Unbreakable Habit of Prayer by Philip Kosloski - BigPulpit.com Conscientious Objection to Vaccinations - Phil Lawler, Catholic Culture From Faith Ca ... discuss

It’s Black History Month 2015. This is a time of remembering the many great contributions of African Americans in the history of our great nation. We have experienced many advances made possible fro ... discuss

DIRECTOR OF MUSIC MINISTRIES Music Ministry, FT EmployeeSt. Dominic Catholic Church (Panama City, FL)Director of Music Ministries Summary of Position The Music Minister is a person of faith - committe ... discuss

PRINCIPAL Education: Elementary, FT ContractSan Francisco de Asis Parish (Flagstaff, AZ)The candidate must be a practicing, faith-filled Catholic, possess a Master's degree in Educational Administrati ... discuss

  “But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are healed.” (Isaiah 53:5)   It i ... discuss

Vatican City, Feb 18, 2015 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis' newly elevated cardinals reflected on their roles as shepherds within a vast, multicultural Church – and the many challenges ... discuss

(November 10, 1483–February 18, 1546) was a German monk, theologian, and church reformer.Luther's theology challenged the authority of the papacy by holding that the Bible is the sole source of reli ... discuss

By Father Peter West An estimated 118.5 million people watched Katy Perry’s performance at this year’s Super Bowl half-time show– the largest audience in television history.The pop icon’s pare ... discuss

(c. 605-18 February, 675) also known as Saint Colmán was Bishop of Lindisfarne from 661 until 664.Spiritual student and disciple of Saint Columba. Monk at Iona.He defended Celtic church practices aga ... discuss

Gary BauerGary Bauer, Contributing Author: A new CNN poll finds that 57% of Americans disapprove of Barack Obama's handling of the ISIS threat. That's not at all surprising. What is surprising is tha ... discuss

Here is something interesting, that I never knew about. Kobe Bryant is Catholic, and turned to a priest in his hours of need. From a GQ story out today (Note: GQ isn’t known as the most morally ... discuss

Book Details: • Author: Duane A. Garrett • Publisher: Kregel Academic (2014) • Format: hardback • Page Count: 816 • ISBN#: 9780825425516 • List Price: $39.99 • Rating: Highly Rec ... discuss

Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: I read Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s recent call to European Jews to move to Israel in the wake of the attacks in Paris and in Copenhagen. “Israel i ... discuss

Last week, I shared with you some of the good news of important victories your prayers and support have enabled Alliance Defending Freedom to have a part in across the U.S. But we’ve also been bles ... discuss

It seems like the little things that normal people find easy to do are huge, daunting, horrible, excruciating, difficult tasks for us introverts. For example, most people don’t really have pro ... discuss

Vatican City, Feb 17, 2015 / 02:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Following an ecumenical meeting with Pope Francis on Monday, the moderator of the Church of Scotland said the gathering  was significant, a ... discuss




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