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All Saints' Day, All Hallows, Hallowmas ("hallows" meaning "saints," and "mas" meaning "Mass"), is a feast celebrated on November 1 or on the first Sunday after Pentecost in honour of all the saints, ... discuss

Professor Corey BradshawTop stories:Population control won't save the planet, admit expertsPopulation control will not cure the so-called ‘crisis’ of a perceived shortage of resources for future ... discuss

By Patrick J. BuchananAs it stands today, Republicans will add seats in the House and recapture the Senate on Tuesday.However, the near-certainty is that those elections will be swiftly eclipsed by i ... discuss

Often when unjust decisions are made, the unified raised voice of the opposition can make a difference! Below are some important cases that could benefit from public comment. We encourage you to use t ... discuss

31 October AD 1517 The beginnings of the Reformation came well before its birth date. Renaissance Humanism ushered in an age of classical studies, including the teaching of Greek and Hebrew. This pave ... discuss

Here below is the statement made by H.E. Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See at the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly Second Committee, ... discuss

On Oct. 30, Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri, Secretary General of Synod of Bishops, addressed the British Ambassador to the Holy See, H.E. Nigel Baker, and a group of British Parliamentarians on the 2014 ... discuss

East Lynne Published in the 19th century, reminds me a bit of Wilkie Collins. Here’s an extract: “In an easy-chair of the spacious and handsome library of his town-house, sat William, Earl ... discuss

For naïve followers, the notion that capital punishment is unfair is an uncritically accepted faith based on logical fallacies, unwarranted assumptions and insupportable assertions. For knowing leade ... discuss

Manila, Philippines, Oct 30, 2014 / 08:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Families in Manila are gearing up to march in a colorful Oct. 31 parade dressed as their favorite saints, to evangelize and to catechize ... discuss

I met with the new therapist yesterday, and overall it was pretty amazing.  I don’t think I can begin to describe the amazing parts. Even though, or perhaps because, the amazing parts were the ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Oct 30, 2014 / 03:26 pm (Aid to the Church in Need).- A leading Vatican astronomer said that although some see Pope Francis' recent words on the Big Bang as signifying a change in the Chu ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you and a'salaam aleikum!William Kirkpatrick over at the Catholic World Report asks the following question Are We Losing the Apologetics War with Islam? in light of recent lone ... discuss

A second scientific review in 2014 has strongly urged physicians to warn patients about the abortion-breast cancer (ABC) link before an abortion and argued the evidence for a cause-effect relationship ... discuss

On Tuesday the North Dakota Supreme Court upheld a 2011 law which regulates how chemical abortifacients—generically referred to as “RU486”—are administered to women. In so doing, the state’s ... discuss

Here is the Vatican translation of the final document of the synod of bishops on the family.  To see the tally of synod fathers' votes on each paragraph, see the original link here. * * * ... discuss

Granny Tea made an absolutely marvelous butternut squash soup the other night. I had butternut squash, sweet potato, chicken broth, onion, whole cream, a bit of milk and a couple other ingredients. It ... discuss

Que el papado vive una especie de luna de miel con los medios de comunicación es un hecho que cualquiera puede advertir hojeando periódicos, escuchando la radio o viendo la televisión. Juan Pablo I ... discuss

Here below the Statement by H.E. Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations at the General Debate of the UNGA First Committee (New York, 14 ... discuss

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by Phyllis Schlafly: Control of the U.S. Senate is up for grabs on November 4, and illegal voters may tip the balance. Estimates are that more than 14 percent of non-citizens were registered to vote i ... discuss

There is a really interesting editorial in the Opinion Section of the New York Times.  It is an intensely personal piece written by a woman who had an abortion 20 years ago.  She had become ... discuss

By Stephanie Pacheco The recent Synod on the Family has been painted in the media as a battle between the liberal good guys and the conservative bad guys. Sometimes the reporting made it sound like sw ... discuss

From The New York Times - The Opinion PagesOf all the columns I imagined writing when I started out at this job, it’s safe to say that Sunday’s piece, in which I suggested that conservative Catho ... discuss

By CNA/EWTN NEWS | VATICAN CITY -- In his weekly general audience on Oct. 29, Pope Francis spoke of the visible actions carried out by the Church, explaining that they are an expression of her d ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 29, 2014 / 09:12 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his weekly general audience Pope Francis spoke of the visible actions carried out by the Church, explaining that they are an expression of he ... discuss

 Why I’m afraid of Steven Fletcher’s assisted-suicide billEditor’s note. This article was first published in the Toronto Star on October 26, 2014. By Heidi Janz Dr. Heidi JanzLik ... discuss

Here below is a translation of Pope Francis' weekly general audience catechesis, Oct. 29. *** Dear Brothers and Sisters, In the previous catechesis we highlighted how the Church is spiritual in ... discuss

Pope Francis has made an impassioned appeal for those being tormented by the deadly virus: Ebola. Speaking to faithful gathered in St. Peter’s Square toward the conclusion of his weekly Genera ... discuss

Brethren: Peace be with you.I've just finished reading three biographies on Abraham Lincoln, John Quincy Adams, and Thomas Jefferson. I even reread one about the elder John Adams to get "in sync" with ... discuss

The new UN report on women makes for grim reading, if you can decipher it. The reason that you may have trouble doing so is that the report, called the World Survey on the Role of Women in Developmen ... discuss

Tomorrow, oral arguments will be held at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit regarding a North Carolina law requiring a 24-hour waiting period and informed consent of a woman before an abort ... discuss

By the time I had published my second book in 2007, I had already become weary of the relentless attacks on the notion of God from certain scientists, and an ‘intellectual’ clique of atheists and ... discuss

As part of LG's daily lesson, we have a brief session in the morning routine which is called Calendar Connection. The idea which we received from 1+1+1=1, is to have a brief daily piece of information ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 28, 2014 / 10:09 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A Catholic woman condemned to death in Pakistan for allegedly violating the country's blasphemy law has asked Pope Francis for his prayers, sayi ... discuss

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I'm glad they're speaking out. But when I see these denunciations, I often wonder about what they do defend.Like do they subscribe to the idea of armed conflict to advance religion?Or striking on ... discuss

by William Warren. . .  NYT: Healthcare.gov Back End 'Remains Unfinished'As this year’s open enrollment period approaches, The New York Times again highlights problems that persist in the Oba ... discuss

After six years of executive overreach, the last thing, it seems, we need is an "energetic president." But, as Alexander Hamilton shows in Federalist 70, "energy in the executive" -- expressed in thin ... discuss

by Bruce Klingner: North Korea now has the ability to produce a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can be mounted atop a ballistic missile.That is the assessment of Gen. Curtis M. Scaparrotti, the s ... discuss

This article was published in the Toronto Star on October 26, 2014.Heidi JanzBy: Heidi JanzLike many Canadians with disabilities, I have been following the renewed national debate on legalizing assist ... discuss

We didn't expect everyone to like the Wake Up Church! Video made by Russell Hunter and other members of the Abolitionist Society of Oklahoma. But let's examine some of the objections given agai ... discuss

I rank it as probably the funniest little off-the-cuff comment I’ve made while public speaking. During a Q&A at a conference the moderator mentioned that I had blogged every day for a decade ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 27, 2014 / 12:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis called for the abolition of capital punishment during a speech on Thursday, as well as all forms of penal punishment which violate ... discuss

'He is basically violating his sworn duty, which is to see that the laws are faithfully executed' ~ Alan KeyesAlan Keyesby Paul Bremmer, World News Daily: Ambassador Alan Keyes is not a fan of Barac ... discuss

“And some, indeed, did God set in the assembly, first apostles, secondly prophets, thirdly teachers, afterwards powers, afterwards gifts of healings, helpings, governings, divers kinds of tongues; . ... discuss

Denver, Colo., Oct 26, 2014 / 04:28 pm (CNA).- The Colorado Catholic bishops responded last week to a recent media campaign sponsored by Catholics for Choice against Amendment 67, saying the campaign ... discuss

By Alex SchadenbergExecutive Director - Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionJim Shockley, a former member of the Montana legislature, was published in the Revalli Republic newspaper in response to a pro-as ... discuss

Breitbart - Appearing at a Boston rally for Democrat gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley on Friday, Hillary Clinton told the crowd gathered at the Park Plaza Hotel - She continued making an ass ... discuss

On October 24, 1917, 24-year-old homemaker Stella Ahern died at her Chicago home from an abortion performed by an unknown perpetrator.Note, please, that with overall public health issues such as doct ... discuss

Providence, R.I., Oct 24, 2014 / 01:55 pm (CNA).- In an election where all political candidates hold problematic positions, Catholic voters may choose “the lesser of two evils,” cast a pro ... discuss

  CLOSING RALLY   SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1st   11AM – 2 PM   ST. JOSEPH CATHEDRAL HALL (DOWNSTAIRS) 145 Lowell St., Manchester   GUEST SPEAKER: OVIDE LAMONTAGNE, ESQ. AMERICANS UNITED FOR LIFE   O ... discuss

Article 68 of the Puerto Rico Civil Code states that ‘marriage is between a man and a woman that mutually agree to become husband and wife’, and that ‘no recognition will be given to marriages b ... discuss

by Jim Hoft with The Gateway Pundit on Thursday, October 23, 2014 Former CIA Director David Petraeus told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that the Earlier this year Barack Obama called ISIS the “jayvee ... discuss

Fair Use means you can use copyrighted material without a license only for certain purposes. These include:•Commentary•Criticism•Reporting•TeachingDon't make money off of the copyrighted work. ... discuss

Paleo Cookbook: 50 Fantastic Family Friendly And Fun Gluten Free Recipes (Paleo Recipes Book 1) Reader Review: If you’re collecting paleo recipes, this one’s a decent pick to add to your ... discuss

Today the national pro-life political action committee the Susan B. Anthony List Candidate Fund announced its endorsement of Mitch McConnell for U.S. Senate in Kentucky. “The contrast between Mitch ... discuss

National Right to Life President Carol TobiasAre you ready?? Are you as excited as I am to learn the results of the elections just around the corner?? Will Harry Reid be able to maintain his grip on a ... discuss

I recently wrote to invite you to enlist your pastor to participate in our seventh annual Pulpit Freedom Sunday, October 5, and your response has been phenomenal. More than 1,800 pastors from all 50 ... discuss

Here below is the statement by H.E. Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See, on October 20, at the United Nations at the 69th Session of the United Nations Ge ... discuss

It is an experience every Christian knows. You become aware of a sin and come to fear and hate it. You focus all kinds of attention on that sin and on putting it to death. You ask friends to p ... discuss

By Mary Langlois Editor’s Note: This is Part IV of a four part series on the implications and effects of the International Conference on Population and Development that took place twenty years ago i ... discuss

Hebrew: יעקב or Jacob) (Greek Iάκωβος), (died 62AD), also known as James of Jerusalem, James Adelphotheos, James, the Brother of the Lord, was an important figure in Early Christianity. Acco ... discuss

Serve your own!Happened at a Mass for the Franciscan Youth Movement celebrated allegedly by Fr. Rex Cutamora, OFM Cap.What does the Church say about Holy Communion?The General Instruction of the Roman ... discuss

Wednesday of the Twenty-Ninth Week in Ordinary Time(Click here for readings)By BENEDICT AUGUSTINE“Much will be required of the person entrusted with much,and still more will be demanded of the p ... discuss

President Obama hosts a reception in honor of national Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month in the East Room of the White House. (6/15/2012) (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Newscom)by Ryan T. A ... discuss

Guest Article By David MartinCardinal Raymond Burke, who heads the Vatican's highest court of canon law and who is recognized as one of the most outstanding prelates of the Catholic Church today has g ... discuss

By CNA/EWTN NEWS | VATICAN CITY -- In his weekly address for his Wednesday general audience on Oct. 22, Pope Francis offered advice on fighting those tendencies that “dismember” the ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 22, 2014 / 10:37 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his weekly address for the Wednesday general audience, Pope Francis offered advice on fighting those tendencies which “dismember” ... discuss

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Pope Francis spent Wednesday morning not only at his weekly General Audience, but also with a famous team of German soccer players: Bayern Munich. Bayern Munich is a German soccer club and is t ... discuss

While speaking on the beauty of the unity of the Church at his weekly General Audience, Pope Francis also used the occasion to remind the faithful to not give into those actions which divide it, such ... discuss

Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address during his Wednesday General Audience in St. Peter's Square: Dear brothers and sisters, Good Morning. The image of the body is used when one w ... discuss

Daniel Hannan, MEPThere is no living politician, of any nation, who we admire more than the brilliant and eloquent Daniel Hannan.  A writer and a blogger, Hannan has been a member of the European ... discuss

You wish to live a life of devotion, dearest Philothea, because you are a Christian and know that it is a virtue most pleasing to God's Majesty. Since little faults committed in the beginning of a p ... discuss

by MIKE BEAUCHAMP on OCTOBER 16, 2014 in APPLE, NEWS, IOS, IPAD New A8X Chip Offers 40% Faster Performance Upgraded Camera Offers Burst Mode for Photos & 120 fps Slow-Motion Videos Apple Pay Function ... discuss

Bill Smith, ARRA News Editor: Many of us have seen the numerous TV ads that are constant pleas for money for numerous different relief causes which in reality demean the recipients. After a while, the ... discuss

We continue our series of essays examining the prospects for electing a republican president in 2016 and ultimately reining in the modern imperial presidency through the lens of Alexander Hamilton in ... discuss

El Picosito Copycat Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post and I’m proud to be working with the Beef Checkoff. I would have shared this recipe with you regardless, so the National Cattlemen’ ... discuss

By Pat Archbold | I have noted lately some general confusion on the distinctions between God’s mercy, His law (Church doctrine and law), and His Justice. Some people seem to equate God ... discuss

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — 6:00 P.M. EST, November 10, 2011 — Signs of hope in Austin: In exchange for Suspension of A Pending Civil Rights Action Against it, the City of Austin Offers to Suspend Enf ... discuss

Here below is the statement by H.E. Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See, on October 13, at the United Nations at the 69th Session of the United Nation ... discuss

This is long, so if you want a quick read, I've highlighted in red what struck me most. I ran the entire letter because it's not up on the Inside the Vatican website yet. But I recommend you sign up f ... discuss

  Here for your consideration: a list of all the candidates for New Hampshire General Court (House & Senate), along with how they voted on selected life-issue bills going back to 2003. The el ... discuss

Family Research Council: Houston Mayor Annise Parker has been on quite a fishing expedition -- but it's her power that needs to be reeled in. Americans everywhere are appalled by the lesbian leader ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: As this is being written, Rasmussen Reports says that 48% of likely voters approve of President Obama’s performance in office while 50% disapproved. Other polls ... discuss

Editor's Note: Rep. Bruce Braley (D., Iowa) was one of the principal backers of the Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as Obamacare. In the Senate, he would become part of the Sen. Harry Reid's ... discuss

  Books are free at the time I found the links and pasted them here. This changes sometimes, so be sure to note the price before you add it to your cart. Sometimes, for some reason, the links ge ... discuss

Dr. Ron Paulby Ron Paul: Former Clinton Administration Labor Secretary Robert Reich recently called on the government to force young people to spend two years either “serving” in the military o ... discuss

. . . Obama has no clue what it is!Herman Cainby Herman Cain: We do not have an Ebola epidemic, and there is no reason for anyone to panic. But we do have a serious problem that has the potential to ... discuss

I Corinthians 15:55 (Pt. 4)  “O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory?”  WBT (Read these scriptures and more at http://prayerpivot.com.)  There are elaborate a ... discuss

Some time in the next few weeks, my wife is planning to have her pregnancy terminated. Now, lest anyone be scandalized that a Pro-Life Action League employee would say such a thing, let me clarify: My ... discuss

As most know by now, the U.S. SUPREME COURT ruled by a lopsided 6-3 majority on October 14 that Texas could not enforce that part of its 2013 omnibus pro-life law requiring abortion clinics to meet ... discuss

The original receipt is from the 1914 cookbook Things Mother Used to Make A Collection of Old Time Recipes, Some Nearly One Hundred Years Old and Never Published Before, by Lydia Gurney Here’s ... discuss

Here is the text of a statement made by Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations at the General Debate of the 69th Session of the Uni ... discuss

Here is a translation of the Pope’s message Friday to the director of the FAO on the occasion of World Food Day. The theme this year was Family Agriculture: ”Feeding the World, Caring for ... discuss

A study in contrasts. Unlike, for example, the pro-abortion group EMILY’s List, which is largely avoiding even mentioning the word “abortion,” the Democrat Party is prominently focusing on the i ... discuss

Students in Wales are being informed of a new organ donation law by an advertising campaign from the Welsh government. The new law introduces a system of ‘deemed consent’, whereby anyone who ha ... discuss

During the synod we heard too much about failed marriages and too little about faithful marriagesPope Francis waves after the general audience on April 30 (CNS)From The Catholic Herald (UK)By Fra ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 20, 2014 / 10:41 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Monday's consistory of cardinals focused on the plight of Christians in the Middle East, especially in light of the rise of the Islamic State, a ... discuss

It is against the law in the United Kingdom to genetically engineer humans in a way that can be passed onto future generations. This is called a germ-line genetic modification. The three-parent e ... discuss

Here below is the Statement by Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations at the General Debate of the 69th Session of the United Nations G ... discuss

Rep. Diane Black is one of the pro-life women members of Congress who is a consistent pro-life voter and outspoken on he issue of protecting unborn babies from abortion. In a new column at the Tenness ... discuss

All the transparency you could possibly want - but not until after the Election Fairy commeth! Or, more likely, not until after Executive Order 13295 kicks in. "How wonderful for governments that the ... discuss

In 2011 I wrote a criticism of Jerry Coyne’s USA Todday article, “As  atheists know, you can be good without God.” My critique, “When Scientists make bad Ethicists,” attra ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 19, 2014 / 07:27 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Bl. Paul VI was the first 'modern man' to be elected Bishop of Rome, and he put the Church in conversation with the world in order to build a di ... discuss

Today Pope Paul VI was officially proclaimed Blessed Pope Paul VI. I'm sure that fact will offend a number of people who are calling for changes in Church teachings. After all, Pope Paul is the one wh ... discuss

There is nothing easy about parenting, and nothing easy about the responsibility of training our children in obedience through discipline. Because discipline is unpopular and unpleasant, paren ... discuss

Better thinkers and more diligent observers than I have already picked over and dissected the particulars of the Synod and its emanations.  Herewith some general thoughts about what is going on r ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 18, 2014 / 04:15 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis' address at the conclusion of the Synod on the Family, delivered Saturday, was responded to with a four-minute standing ovation on ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 18, 2014 / 03:38 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The synod’s final report, released Saturday, presents substantial changes with respect to the much discussed midterm report, especially re ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 18, 2014 / 03:57 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Paul VI was a missionary Pope who wished to bring the light of the Gospel all over the world, a cardinal who worked with the late Roman Pontiff, ... discuss

Papa Francisco durante su discurso final en la última sesión del sínodo.El silencio del Papa había llegado a causar sorpresa. Incluso temor. Había dicho unas palabras al inicio del sínodo, en la ... discuss

UPDATE: EyeBeleave offers a rough translation.Synod14 - 15th General Congregation: Speech by the Holy Father Francis for the conclusion of the Third Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bish ... discuss

Here below is the message of the Synod Assembly on the pastoral challenges to the family in the context of evangelization, released Saturday afternoon by the Vatican: *** “We, Synod Fathers, ... discuss

by Jim Hoft with The Gateway Pundit on Friday, October 17, 2014, 9:54 PM Boy, this Michael Brown story just keeps falling apart for the race hustlers. Maybe someday President Obama, Attorney General H ... discuss

SICK SICK SICK SICK!!   Gay marriage became legal in Arizona on Friday, a sharp turn for a state that became ground zero in the clash over gay rights less than a year ago when the state Legislat ... discuss

by Kelsey Harkness: Thirty members of Congress demanded today that the Department of Justice launch an “immediate investigation” into the agency’s own Operation Choke Point and those involved i ... discuss

The full recipe all in one nice tidy format along with a couple variations is here.   Preheat the oven to 400.  Grease muffin tins (this makes two dozen regular sized muffins) or put papers in t ... discuss

Minnie Darage, age 20, went to Dr. J.C. Berry in Chicago around the 12th of October, 1882. He confirmed her fear that she was pregnant. "She went away and was taken sick soon afterward." Berry atten ... discuss

Editorial Cartoon by William WarrenBill Smith, Editor, ARRA News Service - Jake Trapper an CNN Politics reported: "President Barack Obama will appoint Ron Klain his "Ebola czar, . . . Klain is high ... discuss

“It is [] our collective responsibility as healthcare providers to decrease maternal mortality throughout the world, and ensuring access to ‘safe’ abortion is a critical step in achieving that g ... discuss

Front Royal, Va., Oct 17, 2014 / 03:41 pm (CNA).- The study of history is an opportunity to unite faith and reason and to recover a distinctly Catholic perspective that sees God acting in the past, pr ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli Pro-Life Action League says now, more than ever, we need to use the images of abortion victims in pro-life outreach: Our opponents want the ... discuss

The scandal over the subpoenas issued to several Houston-area Christian pastors continues, even after the city refiled legal documents, removing the word “sermons” from the demand. They ha ... discuss

  I was living back in the San Francisco Bay Area during the 1980’s when AIDS first became a major news story and a horrible problem for many people. In 1991 I went to work for a major San Fra ... discuss

Uno de los grupos durante la sesión en los círculos menores.El sínodo extraordinario sobre la familia (Vaticano, 5-19 de octubre de 2014) pasa a la historia como el primer experimento eclesiástico ... discuss

This article was published in the Advocate Daily on October 16, 2014.Hugh ScherBy Hugh Scher, legal counsel - Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionThe priorities of disabled Canadians include access to qual ... discuss

In an astounding about face for the Crown Prosecution Service, the Director of Public Prosecutions, Alison Saunders (pictured), has today rewritten her prosecution policy so that doctors can now be in ... discuss

This article was published by the Globe and Mail on October 15, 2015 as one of two articles comprising a debate between Margaret Somerville and Arthur Schafer.Assisted suicide leads to normalization o ... discuss

Thursday may have been Boss’s Day, but don’t expect Houston’s top leader to be flooded with well-wishes. Mayor Annise Parker hasn’t exactly won Manager of the Year after her ci ... discuss

On Sunday, October 12, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins appeared on Fox News Sunday to debate the redefinition of marriage with Ted Olson, a prominent Republican attorney and advocate of ... discuss

Below is a translation of the French Relatio Texts, of Groups A and B.  *** Relatio – Circulus Gallicus “A” Moderator: H. E. Cardinal Robert SARAH Reporter: H. E. Monsig ... discuss

Whether you seek its definition as an adjective or noun, you will find in any reputable dictionary two identifying components of the term evil: morally reprehensible and causing immense harm. The prob ... discuss

I have been making my husband’s lunches pretty steadily, just not always posting them. A couple of times he packed his own from leftovers while he was taking a turn doing the dishes after supper ... discuss

Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Oct 16, 2014 / 05:29 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Lahore High Court's rejection on Thursday of Asia Bibi's appeal against her death sentence, passed by a lower court, has dismayed Ch ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 16, 2014 / 04:21 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Innacurate media reports about Church teaching on homosexuality published after the synod's midterm relatio are an attempt to pressure the Churc ... discuss

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Vatican City, Oct 16, 2014 / 02:28 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After the synod’s small groups released their reports Thursday asking for a substantial rewriting of the meeting's mid-term report, the Va ... discuss

Note: None of the below missing documents have anything to do with all the sealed / hidden records / documents associated with incumbent President Obama (i.e, prior associations, FBI records, academic ... discuss

by Phyllis Schlafly: Americans against amnesty are not only worried about unemployed Mexicans crossing our southern border illegally to take U.S. jobs. More than ever, we need the fence that Congress ... discuss

This will be the last in this series, as the author, Brandon Christen, has indicated this is his last part. He seems to have forgotten his desire to respond to the argument from ageism, but I guess we ... discuss

CAMP DIRECTOR Management, FT EmployeeCamp Bernadette (Gilmanton I.W., NH)CAMP BERNADETTE RESIDENT DIRECTOR JOB DESCRIPTION EDUCATION: • A Bachelor's degree and 25 years of age • Must have ... discuss

Editorial Cartoon by AF "Tony" BrancoToday in Washington, D.C. - Oct 16, 2014Although Congress is not in session and will not return until Nov. 12th after the Federal elections, today, the House Energ ... discuss

I'm not fond of Ann Coulter, conservative or not. That's not to say she isn't very, very smart. Quotes from her article - WE'LL TELL YOU HOW DANGEROUS EBOLA IS AFTER THE ELECTION Why, precisely, mu ... discuss

The twelfth General Congregation included the presentation, in the Assembly, of the Reports of the ten Small Groups, divided according to language: two in French, three in English, three in Italian a ... discuss

Later this month, leading scientists from around the world are set to caution a UK parliamentary inquiry against the creation of babies using the genetic material of three parents.  On October 22, th ... discuss

This article was originally published by Public Discourse on October 16, 2014For both principled and practical reasons, the Supreme Court of Canada should maintain the country’s legal ban on euthana ... discuss

Ben Pierce was born at 23 weeks, weighing only one pound and six ounces. He was so tiny his eyelids were fused shut. His mother, Heidi Thaden-Pierce, said, “My hope was just to see him before he ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 16, 2014 / 04:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Synod on the Family has provided an opportunity for people to bring up issues concerning marriage and family life facing Catholics around th ... discuss

Seoul, South Korea, Oct 16, 2014 / 02:06 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The general assembly of secular institutes in Asia, being held later this month in South Korea, is committed to finding new ways to share ... discuss

Books are free at the time I pasted the info here, but this does change. These are affiliate links, although I don’t get any affiliate love if all you do is download free books (and that’ ... discuss

By Don DeMarco, Ph. D. Before St. Thomas Aquinas was born (early in 1225) a holy hermit known as Buono journeyed to the Castle of Rocca Secca, near Naples, and made a great prophecy to Countess Theodo ... discuss

Compiled by Andrew Topf : Running a multi-billion dollar energy company isn't easy. Just ask the executives in the corner suites of some of the energy companies that have gone bust over the years. S ... discuss

When I first encountered the following quote on a popular pro-life blog, I had to do a double take and reread it in full context. Remember that these abortionists are misguided. They are sinners ... discuss

This just has to be seen to be believed. It’s a statement from National Nurses United on the treatment of Dallas Ebola patient. The nurses were not given proper equipment or protective suits, no ... discuss

Thank God this RACIST BASTARD is leaving office. The majority of these “young men of color” he’s talking about in this VIDEO below should really be called, BLACK, MURDERING, THUGS, t ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 15, 2014 / 01:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As the synod fathers' small groups continue to meet, it seems increasingly clear that the Synod of Bishops' concluding document, the 'relatio sy ... discuss

“It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners.”The Words Of Jesus Christ (Mark 2:17)“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, ... discuss

City of Houston Uses Nazi-Era Tactics Against Pastorshttp://godfatherpolitics.com/17735/city-houston-uses-nazi-era-tactics-pastors/     If Christian pastors across the United States don ... discuss

Cross Posted from Live ActionAll eyes are on Tennessee.  Tennessee is known as the Volunteer State, Music City USA, home of Elvis Presley, Beale Street, the buckle of the Bible belt, and the Grea ... discuss

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Vatican City, Oct 15, 2014 / 11:17 am (CNA/EWTN News).- An incorrect translation into English of the original midterm report of the Synod on the Family may have spurred controversial interpretations o ... discuss

Here below is the full text of Pope Francis' weekly general audience, given today in St. Peter's Square.  *** Dear Brothers and Sisters, Today we want to ask ourselves: in the end, what wil ... discuss

Pope Francis on Wednesday encouraged the faithful never to lose hope, because Christian hope is not simply an optimistic desire, it is based on the fact that one day the people of God will be reunited ... discuss

By CNA/EWTN NEWS | VATICAN CITY -- In his Wednesday general audience address on Oct. 15, Pope Francis spoke on the meaning of Christian hope, saying that it consists in our joyful expectation of ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 15, 2014 / 05:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his Wednesday general audience address Pope Francis spoke on the meaning of Christian hope, saying that it consists in our joyful expectation ... discuss

To hear some people talk, apparently exhorting believers to repent of their apathy towards abortion and to love justice and mercy is putting the Church in imminent danger! I will be the first to admit ... discuss

NRA-PVF: In the 2000 presidential election, George W. Bush defeated Al Gore by only 537 votes out of over 100 million cast.In 2008, Minnesota Senator Al Franken defeated Norm Coleman by only 312 ... discuss

By Fr. Basil Cole, O.P. Several blogs on the present Synod have mentioned bishops seeking a return to the theory of “gradualism” in order to be able to solve some of the moral problems currently f ... discuss

by Marita Noon: President Obama is trying, according to CNN, to “convince voters of a vigorous recovery that a majority still doubts.” Describing comments the president made on October 2 at Northw ... discuss

Here is a taste of it; and by golly, he knocked it out of the ballpark. For all the lean times and lack of luxury both these generations experienced, there was never any talk in my house of how the go ... discuss

While speaking at a recent Hollywood fundraising charity event for rape victims, pro-abortion activist Jane Fonda divulged that her mother committed suicide after having suffering from depression brou ... discuss

 Declaration of the Director of the Holy See Press Office on behalf of the General Secretariat of the Synod: The General Secretariat of the Synod, in response to reactions and discussions followi ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 14, 2014 / 03:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After a media frenzy and lively internal debate were both raised by the publication of the midterm relatio of the Synod of Bishops, its secretar ... discuss

by William Gheen, President of Americans for Legal Immigration PAC: Americans are reading the news with horror as Obama's administration and his CDC refuse to take adequate precautions to slow the ent ... discuss

La confusión marca el sínodo sobre la familia. Es parte del diagnóstico -lamentablemente cierto- de Javier Lozano en Libertad Digital. El veredicto viene a raíz de lo suscitado tras el resumen le ... discuss

A new AP poll shows Americans’ certainly aren’t as confident in Democrats’ expensive and far-reaching changes to the health care system as liberal writers are. According to the AP, “The sur ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 14, 2014 / 01:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Polish bishops' conference voiced concerns Monday over the interim report released by the Extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the Family. The ... discuss

Michigan abortionist Robert Alexander, whose Muskegon abortion facility was shut down by the fire marshal after horrific conditions were discovered there,is facing the possibility of losing his medica ... discuss

Schereschewsky was born in Tauroggen, Russian Lithuania 6 May 1831. He appears to have been named for his father. His mother was Rosa Salvatha. Orphaned as a young boy, it is speculated he was raised ... discuss

After the summary document released Monday by the synod's general secretariat generated worldwide media attention and intense debate among the synod fathers, a Vatican press office statement today at ... discuss

This article was written by Tom Koch and published by the CMAJ on October 13, 2014.Tom KochBy Professor Tom KochFor most Canadians, the October 15 arguments at the Supreme Court in Ottawa will be abou ... discuss

Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All RussiaMoscow, October 14, Interfax - Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has urged Iraqi President Fuad Masum to intervene in the plight of Iraqi Christians. ... discuss

By:  Penny Starr read more ... discuss

Here below is the intervention of Archbishop Bernardito Auza, permanent observer of the Holy See to the United Nations in New York. He was speaking at the 69th Session of the United Nations ... discuss

The eleventh general Congregation began with the presentation, in the Assembly Hall, of the "Relatio post disceptationem", read by the General Rapporteur, Cardinal Péter Erdő. Immediately ... discuss

By:  Patrick Goodenough World Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan meets with Russian P ... discuss

Chaplain Gordon James Klingenschmitt, PhD, Praying In Jesus Name:  Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton’s international foundation, in the spotlight this month for hosting the annual Clinton Glob ... discuss

We continue to make our way through The Federalist. This is the first in a series of essays examining the prospects for electing a republican president in 2016 and ultimately reining in the modern imp ... discuss

Editor’s Note: This is Part I of a four part series on the implications and effects of the International Conference on Population and Development that took place twenty years ago in Cairo. By Marie ... discuss

A ... discuss

Today the Synod released Relatio post disceptationem which as Jimmy Akin describes (i.e., a report after discussion), which summarized the discussions held in the first week of the synod. As with most ... discuss

The supporters of the personhood amendment in Colorado are back with another attempt to get voters in the state that first legalized abortion to approve a statewide amendment they claim will stop abor ... discuss

by Phil Kerpen, Contributing Author: The Washington Post is reporting that Democratic U.S. Senator Mark Warner of Virginia admits he implied he would deliver a federal judgeship to Phil Puckett's dau ... discuss

Bill Smith, ARRA News Editor: Some times, elections have consequences far beyond the voting for, or even against,  specific individuals for an office. Such is the case for Arkansans in the Nov. ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 13, 2014 / 12:18 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The approach to irregular unions must start from positive aspects, and stable couples should be accompanied in a development toward the sacramen ... discuss

A troubled abortion facility whose owner is so disreputable that even the head of the National Abortion Federation thinks he should be shut down, has been granted a variance by the Virginia Health Dep ... discuss

The Daily Caller's Alpha and Omega of racism is now completeBy Eric OwensPublished: October 12, 2014 11:10 PMThis is it, America! It's done. Like an incredibly intricate jigsaw puzzle with the last pi ... discuss

This latest story from our brave new world may blow your mind, so I’ll read straight from the Chicago Tribune: “A white Ohio woman is suing a Downers Grove-based sperm bank, alleging that the comp ... discuss

The Vatican announced today that Pope Francis has chosen the theme for next year's ordinary Synod on the Family to be: “The vocation and mission of the family in the Church and in the conte ... discuss




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