Topic: general

Well, this is embarrassing... During a two-year period the IRS awarded 57 contracts worth nearly $19 million to 17 corporations that owed federal taxes during that period, according to a report releas ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: Last month the GOP suddenly awoke.As Michael Tomasky wrote in the March 19 issue of the New York Review of Books:As matters are shaping up so far, the sense of man ... discuss

"Officials with the Episcopal Church have enacted policies that the vast majority of Anglican Christians refute as contrary to both scripture and the tradition that has been passed down to us." -- Jef ... discuss

A New York-based staffer for the Planned Parenthood abortion business who pleaded guilty to stealing more than $100,000 from the abortion giant via forged checks is now headed to prison. The Erie Coun ... discuss

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels general manager Jerry Dipoto says he has resigned, but the team is refusing to confirm his departure. ... discuss

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. government is seeking to stop Electrolux from buying General Electric's appliance division, saying the combined company would dominate sales of kitchen appliances to custome ... discuss

Here is the statement given Monday by Cardinal Peter Turkson, president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, at the opening segment of the United Nations High Level Event on Clim ... discuss

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Subcommittee on the Church in Africa approved 47 grants for a total of $1,205,236 to support pastoral projects for the Church in Africa. The ... discuss

ST.PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — General Motors has halted production at its single assembly plant in Russia as sales have plummeted amid an economic downturn. ... discuss

 Supreme Court declines for now to take up challenge to Mississippi’s admitting privileges lawBy Dave Andrusko Judge Emilio M. GarzaFor good reason, all the attention Monday was paid ... discuss

In another affirmation that the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) protects the constitutional right of free exercise for military service members, a federal judge recently ruled that the statut ... discuss

Yesterday I posted an overview of the types of assignments this age group completed in their grammar and composition studies. Today, we’re going to look more closely at Composition. In volume 1 ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Jul 1, 2015 / 04:03 am (CNA).- More than 10 years ago, Joseph Prever found himself scouring the internet for anything that might help him: he was gay, Catholic, and confused. Resources we ... discuss

By Denise Hunnell, M.D. There is no doubt that the Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage will reverberate through our culture and increase the assaults on Christians and religious liberty. ... discuss

I took the Cherub grocery shopping today and changed our lives.  I went with the Striderling and his sisters and mama.  While the HG unbuckled the baby and Striderling,  I took the Princess Peach a ... discuss

First Things Again, incrementalism, as I have repeatedly defined, is incompatible with Scripture. It is not incompatible with Scripture because of Clinton Wilcox’s heterodox views on Scripture. It ... discuss

If a woman is seeking to have an abortion in the state of Missouri, it is required that she be given medical information on abortion, how the fetus can feel pain by 22 weeks and wait 72 hours before h ... discuss

Vatican City, Jun 30, 2015 / 04:21 pm (CNA).- Pope Francis might chew coca leaves – or maybe sip coca tea – during his visit to Bolivia next week, the Vatican has said. Bolivian Culture M ... discuss

It's Common Core math for Seton Motley, Contributing Author: The Barack Obama Administration is – even more than any of its predecessors – the Crony Socialism Administration.No prior ... discuss

The Supreme Court issued an order on Monday preventing the Obama administration from forcing religious groups in Pennsylvania to obey the HHS mandate that requires them to pay for abortion-causing dru ... discuss

"This divestment action will contribute nothing to peace or reconciliation. To the extent it is heeded at all, it will encourage radical enemies of peace to believe that Israel's Christian friends wil ... discuss

Vatican Radio reports: The General Audiences held on Wednesdays will be suspended for the whole month of July. They will resume in August in the Paul VI Hall. There will, however, be an Audience o ... discuss

Washington D.C., Jun 30, 2015 / 12:30 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The U.S. Supreme Court has issued an order protecting a group of Pennsylvania religious institutions from being required by the federal contr ... discuss

Vatican City, Jun 30, 2015 / 11:13 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Before heading out for his two-week stay at the papal residence in Castel Gandolfo this summer, retired pontiff Benedict XVI received a 30 minut ... discuss

TEACHER: SIXTH GRADE, LANGUAGE ARTS AND SCIENCE Education: Elementary, FT EmployeeSt. Mary Catholic School (Littleton, CO)St. Mary Catholic School is hiring a 6th grade teacher for the 2015-2016 schoo ... discuss

TEACHER: COMPUTER, K-8 Education: Elementary, FT EmployeeSt. Mary Catholic School (Littleton, CO)St. Mary Catholic School is hiring a K-8 computer teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. Please see bel ... discuss

NEW YORK (AP) — United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is becoming the proud owner of a New York City municipal identification card. ... discuss

Pro-abortion attorneys for Drs. Wesley Adams and Gary Boyle, owner-operators of two unlicensed abortion facilities, successfully argued late Friday afternoon in Federal Court that enforcement of the n ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Jun 30, 2015 / 04:02 am (CNA).- More than 10 years ago, Joseph Prever found himself scouring the internet for anything that might help him: he was gay, Catholic, and confused. Resources w ... discuss

There’s a lot to process (isn’t there always?), but I think the most useful information I gleaned from reading the programmes for this level is this: ‘making progress each term.’ Star ... discuss

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has deployed heavy security forces across Cairo amid preparations for the burial of the country's prosecutor general, killed in a car bombing the day before — the first assassin ... discuss

Vatican City, Jun 30, 2015 / 12:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Internet content and and video production will assume a greater role in Vatican communications in the years to come, suggests the establishment ... discuss

It’s summer. Well, at least for most of us. We have maybe two weeks left of tidying up and tying loose homeschool ends and we are DONE with 11th grade for my teens, Kindergarten for the 6 year ... discuss

The Supreme Court has blocked a Texas pro-life law credited with closing multiple abortion clinics and cutting abortions 13 percent, saving an estimated 9,900 babies from abortion. The high court vote ... discuss

This past week or so has been a little trying for me and my family. I saw first hand how a nation takes care of its own. Oh sure, you may think I am referring to the welfare state. People who get mone ... discuss

Quote by Ray Bradbury on reading and critical thinking. RESOLVED: In seeking the restoration of our religious and civil liberties, the strategy is critical to ensuring the legitimacy behind our caus ... discuss

On issues like gay marriage that require saying “no” out of principle, the average American’s sparkling self-image–or sometimes just his spiritual weariness–freezes the word on his ... discuss

The Supreme Court published their decision on Friday in the Obergfell v. Hodges case. It was a close vote, 5-4, with Justices Kennedy, Breyer, Sotomayor, Kagan and Ginsburg coming down on the side o ... discuss

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In a victory for pro-life advocates, the Supreme Court today reversed a lower court decision striking down Choose Life license plates in North Carolina. Legislators in the Tar Heel State had petitione ... discuss

DETROIT (AP) — The National Football League is getting a new official automotive sponsor: Hyundai. ... discuss

There’s a need. Right now there are approximately 900 pro-life clubs on high-school and college campuses across the country. One of our partners, Students for Life of America, has done a fantastic ... discuss

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — General Electric Co. is selling its U.S., Mexico, Australia and New Zealand fleet businesses to Element Financial Corp. for $6.9 billion. ... discuss

CAIRO (AP) — A bomb attack in a busy upscale Cairo suburb targeted the convoy of Egypt's prosecutor general on Monday morning, a security official said. The prosecutor survived the assassination att ... discuss

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Geary, whose character Luke Spencer's marriage to Laura in 1981 on "General Hospital" was the biggest moment in daytime television history, will appear in his final episode n ... discuss

An interesting profile of Success Academy Charter Schools in New York: If you’ve heard of charter school founder Eva Moskowitz, odds are it’s because of her pitched, front-page battles with teache ... discuss

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas' conservative Republican Attorney General Ken Paxton called the Supreme Court decision giving same-sex couples the right to marry a "lawless ruling" and said state worker ... discuss

Eagle Forum Report: While some say it is a mistake to make too much of the recently announced results of the Pew Research Center survey of American’s religious affiliations over the last seven years ... discuss

Supreme Court Goes Blueby Dick Morris: As surely as if we Republicans had lost an election or surrendered a majority in either house of Congress, the Supreme Court went Democrat.Propelled by the vot ... discuss

by Herman Cain: In no way am I willing to excuse the legal illogic that led six of the nine Supreme Court justices to uphold ObamaCare’s clearly illegal subsidy scheme in the King v. Burwell ruling. ... discuss

Washington D.C., Jun 27, 2015 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Friday’s Supreme Court ruling against the traditional understanding of marriage may pose huge obstacles to the free exercise of religio ... discuss

Vatican City, Jun 27, 2015 / 10:42 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis formally approved on Saturday the decrees necessary for Blesseds Louis and Zelie Martin – known for being the parents of St. ... discuss

Vatican City, Jun 27, 2015 / 02:09 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Vatican’s nine communications offices will soon be consolidated under the authority of the newly-established Secretariat for Communica ... discuss

Valerie June Bowman Jarrett is a Senior Advisor to the President of the United States and Assistant to the President for Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs in the Obama administration. S ... discuss

Question: "Should an Orthodox Christian make donations to the Salvation Army?"You could certainly do a lot worse with your money than to give to the Salvation Army.Many are unaware that the Salvation ... discuss

Lerner testifies before the UnitedStates House Committee on Oversightand Government Reform in Leah Jessen: Investigators at the Internal Revenue Service are looking to agency em ... discuss

A few years ago, I spoke about end-of-life care at a town-hall event; it quickly devolved into an intense debate on assisted suicide. When the time came for audience questions, a self-described “men ... discuss

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The Bruce Jenner that I grew up knowing about, who was the Olympian’s Olympian back in the day, has transitioned, he says, into a woman, and wishes to be called Caitlyn. Where to begin? Well let’s ... discuss

In a 5-4 opinion, the Supreme Court ruled in Obergefell v. Hodges that states must license same sex marriages and recognize licenses issued by other states. The decision was based on the due process a ... discuss

Vatican City, Jun 26, 2015 / 02:44 pm (CNA/Europa Press).- The comprehensive agreement signed on Friday by the Holy See and the State of Palestine may serve the twofold goal of stimulating peace in th ... discuss

The few days since the “flag flap” already illustrate how far the hysteria reigning in our society is from confining itself to a single issue. I was not surprised when, on a whim, I went ... discuss

Oklahoma abortionist Naresh G. Patel appeared in an Oklahoma District Court on June 9, 2015, and waived his right to a preliminary hearing in a criminal case prompted by a complaint made by Operation ... discuss

In Missouri, a group of Satan worshipers are suing Governor Jay Nixon and his Attorney General, Chris Koster for the state’s law that requires a 72-hour waiting period prior to an abortion. On June ... discuss

For those who think that the principal obstacle standing in the way of abolition is the President, or the Supreme Court, or Congress, or pro-abortion/pro-choice people in general, studying the state ... discuss

  He didn’t fight for slavery; he fought for his birthplace and home I by no means could care less about the confederate flag, I’ve seen morons using it as racial symbolism rather tha ... discuss

Remember when a primary rule of medicine was "first do no harm?" Today, the mantra of medicine is coddle the maniacs. If you're a man who feels like a woman trapped in a male body, cut off the male or ... discuss

LAURA WRITES: So politicians are the butt of many jokes. For example, “In Chicago last year, it was so cold, the politicians all had their hands in their own pockets!” or “Q: How do you know wh ... discuss

A Must See Video Here—–>   Today Congress discovered that the IRS destroyed Lerner ema ... discuss

The originals were ‘lost’, the back ups were destroyed. 24,000 emails including the time that the targeting of Conservatives would have occurred. No problem here… WASHINGTON – The lead governm ... discuss

As we gradually head towards the end of the immoral, corrupt and disastrous Obama administration (thank goodness) and begin to approach the 2016 presidential election, the American public is faced wit ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. III: Ordinary: 651 Proper of Seasons: 410 Psalter: Saturday, Week IV, 1250 Christian Prayer: Does not contain Office of Readings Office of Readings for Satu ... discuss

Vatican City, Jun 25, 2015 / 03:31 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia sees a providential link between September’s World Meeting of Families and October’s Synod ... discuss

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT TO THE VICAR GENERAL Clerical/Administrative, FT EmployeeArchdiocese of Baltimore (Baltimore, MD)We are seeking applicants for the Administrative Assistant to the Vicar Genera ... discuss

We are all waiting for the High Court of the United States to announce it's decision regarding same-sex, or what is called gay marriage. The court did not render its decision last Monday as expected, ... discuss

An Indiana abortionist who failed to properly report the rapes of two 13-year-old girls to authorities in a timely manner and who ran a dilapidated abortion clinic has loses his bid to dismiss the cas ... discuss

Background information on Masterly Inactivity here. Here’s a summary of chapter 3 of volume 3, where Mason introduces the concept of Masterly Inactivity: Parents have a keen sense of their own r ... discuss

LONDON (AP) — A Rwandan military general who heads the country's intelligence service has refused to be extradited to Spain at a hearing in a London court. ... discuss

Amy Bjornson Actress Portfolio Photography Session Amy contacted me about 6 months ago to help her work on her acting/model portfolio headshots and assorted images.  She has some great ideas of who s ... discuss

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed an independent panel to review the United Nations' handling of allegations of child sexual abuse by French soldiers in Central Afric ... discuss

Cyber Breach At OPM Exposes ‘The Personal Data Of An Estimated 18 Million Current, Former And Prospective Federal Employees’SEN. RON JOHNSON (R-WI): “It is disturbing to learn that hackers co ... discuss

Anonymous Reader:  "I am sure "hacked off" over ourgovernment being so vulnerable in our own computersbeing under constant threats of being hacked."Today in Washington, D.C. - June 24, 2015The Ho ... discuss

Most of us who read Charlotte Mason’s original six volumes meet the term ‘masterly inactivity’ there for the first time, and we are generally puzzled by it.  Often we come away thin ... discuss

DETROIT (AP) — Five years ago, General Motors revealed an all-new compact car in the U.S. that was designed to enter a market that GM ignored for decades. ... discuss

VIENNA (AP) — The commander of U.S. troops in Europe has dismissed claims by Russia that it is staying out of the Ukraine conflict, speaking of "clear and irrefutable evidence" to the contrary. ... discuss

Vatican City, Jun 24, 2015 / 12:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- That the discussion at October's Synod on the Family is going to be a lively one is indicated by the fact that the most controversial paragraphs ... discuss

The pro-euthanasia movement has set its sights on the District of Columbia. The so-called “Death with Dignity Act” before the D.C. Council poses a grave danger to the terminally ill, vulnerable el ... discuss

At this writing, we are awaiting an imminent decision from the U.S. Supreme Court on a set of cases involving a claim that the Constitution requires states to permit civil marriages between persons of ... discuss

Towards the end of his General Audience today, Pope Francis recalled his recent visit to Turin. The Holy Father took the opportunity to express his “heartfelt gratitude to the people of Turin ... discuss

BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's secretary-general is flatly rejecting accusations the alliance is fueling a Cold War-style rivalry with Russia, but says it must upgrade its military capabilities to be able t ... discuss

Pope Francis has sent a message for the 50th anniversary of the joint working group between the Catholic Church and the World Council of Churches (WCC) and has called for continued dialogue. ... discuss

Here is a ZENIT translation of the Pope’s address at the general audience held this morning in St. Peter’s Square. * * * Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! In the last catec ... discuss

Reaffirming the value of marriage, Pope Francis has spoken about the sufferings within families and how this can take a toll on children. Continuing his catecheses on the family during hi ... discuss

By Joe Kral On February 22, 1997, the pro-life landscape was altered into a new direction. It was on that fateful day that Dolly the sheep was revealed to the world. The world discovered that mammalia ... discuss

Cartoon by Daryl Cagle created for Sowell's articleby Dr. Thomas Sowell: There are no sure things in politics, but Hillary Clinton is the closest thing to a sure thing to become the Democrats' candid ... discuss

Praying is crucial for the success of this mission to Turkey (at the Blessed Sacrament at the Basilica of St. Anthony of Padua). I have long desired to visit Turkey, a nation straddling the border bet ... discuss

By Simcha Fisher | Etsy,the online marketplace for handmade goods, recently announced a change in its policy. Vendors can no longer sell healing, revenge, health, weight loss, or ... discuss

By CNA/EWTN NEWS | Catholics around the world are mourning the death of Sister Nirmala Joshi, who passed away Tuesday. Sister Nirmala succeeded Blessed Teresa of Calcutta as superior general of ... discuss

Today in Washington, D.C. - June 23, 2015:The House reconvened at Noon today. Then recessed until 2 PM today.The House may consider the following today:H.R. 805 — "To prohibit the National Telecomm ... discuss

President Obama Advancing Collision Agendaby Tony Perkins and Ken Blackwell: Like two speeding trains heading toward the same collapsed bridge, the dangers and failures of Barack Obama’s foreign, ec ... discuss

Kolkata, India, Jun 23, 2015 / 11:30 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholics around the world are mourning the death of Sister Nirmala Joshi, who passed away Tuesday. Sr. Nirmala had succeeded Blessed Teresa o ... discuss

Here is the text of the Pope's Message to Rev. Dr. Olav Fykse Tveit, General Secretary of the World Council of Churches, on the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Joint Working Group betwee ... discuss

The United Nations’ treaty monitoring body for the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) ignored the pro-life laws of four countries under review during its rece ... discuss

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie repeatedly cut funding for the Planned Parenthood abortion business — slashing millions in taxpayer funds for an organization which was eventually found out to ... discuss

The Vatican published the Instrumentum Laboris for the upcoming General Ordinary Synod on "The Vocation and Mission of the Family in the Church and in the Contemporary World”. An instrumentum ... discuss

This article addresses a crucial element in the case to prove the existence of God, but not the final element. It considers the phenomena of scientific knowledge, philosophical understanding, and reli ... discuss

KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — The British Embassy in Rwanda says a Rwandan military general was arrested on Saturday by London's Metropolitan Police on behalf of Spanish authorities. ... discuss

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced that U.S. District Court Judge Emmet Sullivan ordered the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to report to him by June 29 the status of the recovery and releas ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: Writing about TPP, “Fast Track,” and all the associated skirmishing is made somewhat difficult by the secrecy of the legislative text. That said, supply-side ... discuss

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian Prosecutor General's office has launched a probe against a consumer rights group that has cautioned Russians against traveling to Crimea. ... discuss

Caption from 2 Corinthians 4:1-12. “Present Weakness and Resurrection Life” “Hell would be heaven for me. All my life I’ve been with the have-nots. Over here, if you’re ... discuss

SWEET BRIAR, Va. (AP) — Virginia's attorney general announced a mediated settlement Saturday to keep open Sweet Briar College, using $12 million raised by determined alumnae to keep college afloat i ... discuss

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A nonprofit group and the Green and Libertarian parties filed suit Monday seeking to force open the general election presidential debates to candidates from outside the two major ... discuss

Just days after he gave up his license to do abortions at one of his Indiana-based abortion clinics, abortion practitioner Ulrich Klopfer faces a medical board hearing on 1,833 alleged abortion violat ... discuss

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Army reprimanded a two-star general for poor judgment in "creating the perception" of undue favoritism in the awarding of a no-bid government contract, and the military will so ... discuss

LAS VEGAS (AP) — With talk of expansion to Las Vegas percolating, the city welcomes the NHL this week for another awards show while general managers and the board of governors set the league's short ... discuss

There are two great acts of political make-believe in our time, so all-pervasive that it is hard for us to grasp just how much effect they are having on our lives Pope Francis greets the cr ... discuss

Pope Francis has made another unscheduled stop during his two-day pastoral visit to the northern Italian city of Turin.   Archbishop Giovanni Angelo Becciu, Substitute for General Affairs o ... discuss

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from a retired Air Force general who claims he was illegally denied a promotion after the Defense Department said he failed to adequately pro ... discuss

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Army general has been reprimanded for steering a defense contract to a firm run by two former classmates at West Point, according to a published report. ... discuss

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is criticizing Israel for the death and suffering of many Palestinian children during last summer's conflict in Gaza and is urging the Israeli gov ... discuss

1.  "As a Father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on those who trust Him." - Psalm 103:132.  “To be a good father, the first requirement is to be present in the f ... discuss

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Federal Election Commission is suing a Utah businessman, saying he made $170,000 in illegal campaign contributions to U.S. Sens. Harry Reid of Nevada and Mike Lee of Utah a ... discuss

As more support for educational vouchers gains ascendancy, the talking points against them become increasingly shrill. The epitome of this trend might well have been expressed by a writer in his re ... discuss

If you’re a Conservative that has endlessly searched for arguments to explain to your Libertarian pals why this “same sex marriage thing” is important, this is a piece for you. &nb ... discuss

We just heard about the Miami high-school principal fired for soberly disagreeing on social media with the McKinney narrative. Now comes an even more outrageous story involving what’s usually called ... discuss

 Clinic workers happy they do abortions at 26 weeksBy Sarah Terzo Many people are not aware that abortions done in the late second and third trimester are legal, but they happen ever ... discuss

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi told her party's senior members Saturday that this year's general election could be delayed if there is any instability in the count ... discuss

by Dr. Ryan T Anderson, Heritage Foundation:: In April, members of the Supreme Court asked Solicitor General Donald Verrilli, the federal government’s top lawyer, if the administration could strip r ... discuss

Question: "If someone dies without repentance, is it possible for such a person to repent after death?"Scripture, as explained by the Fathers of the Church, states that this is not possible.Psalm 6:5 ... discuss

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have agreed to a buyout of the final two years of general manager Danny Ferry's contract, a person with knowledge of the agreement told The Associated Press on Frida ... discuss

Today in Washington, D.C. - June 19, 2015:The House reconvened pro-forma at Noon today and adjourned in 2 minutes. The House will reconvene at Noon on June 23, 2015.When Democrats passed their massive ... discuss

David Stockmanby Paul Jacob, Contributing Author: Real and effective "anti-establishment" ideas come from unexpected places. That is, they are unexpected if you read only the dominant media and its in ... discuss

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is adding more than 243,000 compact hatchbacks in the U.S. and Canada to the growing recall for air bags that can explode with too much force. ... discuss

The Attorney General of the state of Ohio has filed a motion seeking to close the last remaining abortion business in Toledo. Last year, an Ohio Department of Health hearing examiner ruled that Capita ... discuss

Sherry Hensley, a writer for Save the 1,  recently shared her adoption story on her website, The Value of Life. She was placed for adoption after her mom was violently raped and her family tried to f ... discuss

\"Keep up the great work,\" Attorney General Loretta Lynch told LGBT activists at a Lambda Legal reception in Washington on Thursday. \"We are finally witnessing the cascade of equality...that will fo ... discuss

If you are looking for a way to do something more substantive to help the survivors and their families, there is an address to make donations here. A friend of mine responded to the horrible murder of ... discuss

Bill Smith, Editor: I attended the 2012 Republican National Convention as press. I was disturbed by the very events being addressed in the article  below by Rick Unger. Rick lays it out the si ... discuss

By Stephanie Pacheco Here, of course, is the most fundamental question of Faith. As I said in the introduction, I am a convert to Catholicism rather than to theism in general, but I would still like t ... discuss

Photo added by Editorby Ken Emanuelson, Esq. and Warren Norred, Esq.: When everyone seems to be contradicting everyone else, it’s a good bet that at least someone is ill-informed, confused or strai ... discuss

Obamacare: ‘A Well-­Documented Disaster’ Far From The Only Aspect Of Obamacare That Has Been A Disaster For The American PeoplePRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA: “But I’ll be honest wit ... discuss

While the Supreme Court protected free speech by invalidating town sign ordinances that restricted speech according to its content in Reed v. Town of Gilbert, the Court's decision today in Walker v. T ... discuss

Should Christians passively accept whatever cultural "tastemakers" decide to send our way, or are there ways we can seek out what's truly good and worthwhile for ourselves? Can developing our own tast ... discuss

The founder of our Stones Cry Out group blog, Rick Brady, was much more a student of polling than I, but I wanted to give a few observations of my own, such as they are. The science of polling the gen ... discuss

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Vatican City, Jun 18, 2015 / 04:14 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis' new encyclical on the environment calls for men and women to acknowledge their bodies as a gift from God which should not be manip ... discuss

The saint of the day for June 18 is Blessed Osanna of Mantua (1449 - 1505), an Italian Dominican tertiary, who was a mystic and stigmatist. She is the patron of school girls.The daughter of Italian no ... discuss

NEW YORK (AP) — James "Jimmy" Lee, the JPMorgan Chase banker who helped arrange some of the biggest corporate deals for companies including General Motors, News Corp. and Facebook, died Wednesday. H ... discuss

by Tom Balek, Contributing Author: On Thursday, June 18, the Federal Communications Commission will review and perhaps vote on a proposal to expand the “Lifeline” telephone subsidy program to inc ... discuss

TRIBUNAL JUDGE Law, FT EmployeeDiocese of Lansing (Lansing, MI)GENERAL SUMMARY: This position works closely with the Judicial Vicar and other members of the Diocesan Tribunal to instruct and complete ... discuss

Abducted women and girls are escaping Boko Haram. Many are pregnant. Some are exploiting the situation to bring back federally funded abortions overseas. Last year’s brazen abduction of hundreds of ... discuss

  How could this not work? (Reuters) – In California’s capital city of Sacramento this month, stark black billboards loomed over highways and faded commercial strips, offering solace to the ... discuss

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Vatican City, Jun 17, 2015 / 10:18 am (Aid to the Church in Need).- Speaking one day before its official release to the public, Pope Francis is asking for people to have an “open heart” wh ... discuss

Vatican City, Jun 17, 2015 / 11:50 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Instead of blaming God when a parent loses a child – or vice versa – families should remember that because of Christ's resurrection ... discuss

Carolina Marquez, who currently studies at a prestigious art school in the San Francisco Bay Area, dreams of one day being an illustrator for Pixar… and it may not be that far off.  How she tackled ... discuss

Pope Francis remembered refugees, and called on the international community to come to their aid. The remembrance comes several days before the UN’s World Refugee Day Campaign. The Holy Fathe ... discuss

Pope Francis has invited all faithful to welcome the Encyclical on the environment, entitled "Laudato si, on the care of our common home." Toward the end of his weekly General Audience in St. Peter ... discuss

In facing the death of a loved one, "many families show that death does not have the last word." These were the words of Pope Francis during his weekly General Audience address in St. Peter's Squa ... discuss

Here is a ZENIT translation of the Pope’s address at the general audience held this morning in St. Peter’s Square. * * * Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! In the course of ... discuss

St. Louis, Mo., Jun 17, 2015 / 03:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In their spring general assembly held last week, just four months before the Synod on the Family in Rome, top U.S. bishops took a united stand ... discuss

BERN, Switzerland (AP) — Swiss Attorney-General: Banks have noted 53 possible money-laundering cases in FIFA probe. ... discuss

BERN, Switzerland (AP) — Switzerland's attorney-general says banks have noted 53 possible money-laundering incidents in his investigation of the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding contests. ... discuss

Magna Carta (1215-2015)by Sean Hackbarth, Contributing Author: It's been 800 years since England's King John signed the Magna Carta and acknowledged that a sovereign's authority was limited.Allan M ... discuss

By Jessie Tappel, M.S. Stigma about mental illness seems to be widely encouraged by the general public in the western world. During the last few months, Demi Lovato and many other celebrities are voc ... discuss

Before we begin, here's the definition gf you're wondering what "throwing shade" means. Urban Dictionary (the dictionary to slang) defines it as "to insult or judge someone discreetly or indirectly." ... discuss

More than 2 hours of testimony were heard at the Tennessee Legislature last week as members of the state Senate Health Committee met in special session to study SB 1362 by state Senator Reginald Tat ... discuss

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The attorney general of the Dominican Republic says he hopes the Vatican's former ambassador to the Caribbean nation is convicted of charges that he sexually ... discuss

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has signed another pro-life bill into law. This time, he signed a measure that will help stop rubber stamping teen abortions via a broken judicial bypass system that is mean ... discuss

(18 May 1692 O.S. – 16 June 1752) was an English bishop, theologian, apologist, and philosopher. He was born in Wantage in the English county of Berkshire (now Oxfordshire). He is known, among other ... discuss

The video says that Freemasonry is not a religion. It only teaches and helps good men become better.  Oh really?Not a religion yet they call their buildings TEMPLES.I am a Catholic and my Church ... discuss

Ronald Reagan - Real man, Real presidentand he Really wore cowboy Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: Forget the speeches, the debates, the Dark Money, the white papers, the talking points, the ... discuss

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An independent panel of experts that examined new information about the mysterious 1961 plane crash that killed Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold on a peace mission to newly i ... discuss

(LiveActionNews) – Norma McCorvey was the plaintiff in the 1973 case Roe vs. Wade, which forced legal abortion throughout the country. Few people know that she also worked in abortion clinics b ... discuss

In 2003, Bill Kristol wrote in The Weekly Standard that "the historical task and political purpose of neoconservatism would seem to be this: to convert the Republican party, and American conservatism ... discuss

TweetBy Jonathon Van MarenThe media has been in an uproar over the last few weeks over the postcards featuring abortion victims that are being distributed across the country. Journalist after journali ... discuss

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ORLANDO, Florida ( – American Liberties Institute attorneys filed suit in federal court Monday against the City of Winter Park, Florida, alleging the City unconstitutionally arr ... discuss

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish court has rejected an appeal and upheld a two-year suspended prison term for a retired general who was one of the communist-era authors of the 1981-83 martial law. ... discuss

by Dick Morris: Now that “states’ rights” is no longer a code word for protecting racist statutes in the South, it is emerging as the key way to take our country back from the big government co ... discuss

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DETROIT (AP) — The death toll from faulty ignition switches in General Motors small cars has risen by three to 114. ... discuss

OFFICE MANAGER Clerical/Administrative, FT EmployeeRegina Luminis Academy (Downingtown, PA)General office work for small K-12 private Catholic school. Report directly to Headmaster. Year-round positio ... discuss

Credit:  salesianity.blogspot.comIn the first part of this post [HERE], I wrote about the crisis in the Catholic Church here in the West in which so many have left the Church in the last 50 years ... discuss

“Climate Denier.” One of the environmental advocates who coined this term recently revealed to Jean Chemnick, a reporter for E&E, one of the Left’s most potent weapons in dominating the policy d ... discuss

by Newt Gingrich: This Monday, June 15, is the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta (Great Charter).At Runnymede, about 20 miles outside London, the barons forced King John of Engla ... discuss

  American Conservatism is most often defined today as opposition to big government; as the rejection of a vision of society in which the state plays the driving role. But no ideology can be d ... discuss

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti's electoral council has released a final list of presidential candidates allowed to participate in the upcoming general elections. ... discuss

The Daily Mail reports that comedian Rosie O’Donnell recently canceled her plans to adopt another child after finding out that he faced health problems. Earlier this year, O’Donnell separated from ... discuss

Ralph Benkoby Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: Let me now publicly reveal my long love affair with John Maynard Keynes. On June 5th, stationed on a barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico, I raised my a ... discuss

In Colorado, 12-year-old Halle Burke wants to thank her biological mother for placing her in the hands of two firefighters after realizing she couldn’t care for her. Under Colorado’s “safe haven ... discuss

(LiveActionNews) — Abortion facilities across Texas are expected to shutter after a federal appeals court upheld a state law requiring abortion facilities to meet hospital safety standards. T ... discuss

In January, a worker at the Narragansett Bay Commission’s Bucklin Point Wastewater Treatment Facility discovered the body of a dead newborn baby  in some debris. An autopsy on the male baby found t ... discuss

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — An armed militia stormed into the Tunisian general consulate in Libya's capital on Friday, taking 10 employees hostage, officials said. ... discuss

  Abortion clinics across Texas expected to close after court upholds pro-life law  Becky Yeh  Abortion facilities across Texas ar ... discuss

 NY Times editorial page goes ballistic over appeals court panel decisionBy Dave Andrusko Let’s see. When addressing abortion, what are the hallmarks of an editorial by the hyper-pro ... discuss

Amazon’s The Big Deal Kindle sale returns as it does every few months. There are lots of general market deals to be had along with a few notable Christian ones: The Underestimated G ... discuss

By Stephanie Pacheco I am a convert to Catholicism. I love the Faith; I believe it is true and good and that it helps me to live a more meaningful life. I am also well aware that Catholicism is consid ... discuss

by Gary Bauer, Contributing Author: "Historic Blunder" - A key House Foreign Affairs subcommittee yesterday heard testimony from defense and nonproliferation experts regarding President Obama's nuclea ... discuss




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