Topic: heart

From its founding in the fall of 2004, Bound4LIFE was a stand for all life—from conception until natural death. While the vision was primarily focused on praying for the ending of abortion, we quick ... discuss

Senator Mike Lee (R-UT)by U.S. Sen. Mike Lee: (Adapted from Senate floor remarks on May 18, 2016.)Mr. President, in a piece of legislation of this size, there is always much to praise — and, unfortu ... discuss

Editorial Cartoon by AF Brancoby Patrick Buchanan: In his coquettish refusal to accept the Donald, Paul Ryan says he cannot betray the conservative “principles” of the party of Abraham Lincoln, hi ... discuss

Alex SchadenbergEuthanasia Prevention Coalition.On May 14, the Daily Mail reported that a 45 year old woman, known as "Jackie," was approved for euthanasia based on psychiatric issues related to ... discuss

This article was published by Hope Australia on May 19, 2016Paul RussellBy Paul RussellThe Victorian Parliament's Committee looking into end-of-life issues is due to table a report into its 10 month i ... discuss

This timely warning comes from the recent newsletter of the Society of St. Vincent Ferrer.  Let us do all that we can in the next year to spread the news of Fatima, to participate in our Lady's r ... discuss

Along the road that is my life, time and again I've been impacted by friends and strangers.  In our fast paced society many of us lost touch with something as basic as human relationships.  ... discuss

creative commons image, source"The loneliness of the Christian results from his walk with God in an ungodly world, a walk that must often take him away from the fellowship of good Christians as well a ... discuss

marriage, stock photo via pixabay.comThe views on this blog do not necessarily represent the views or opinions of the Salvation Army, it's employees, or partners. The views on this blog are s ... discuss

“So how do parents foster a close relational bond that results in their children following in our ways? I would offer parents four commitments designed to build a strong discipling relationship ... discuss

Real heartbeatUnique DNAMy Luke ShilohA new nameHe gave me"Mother"Only 6 weeksToo soon with JesusMissed all my lifeAnother heartbeatUnique DNAMy Lily KatherineMemories held dearPregnancy to birthMy fi ... discuss

Think about your bedroom for a moment as you read the next few lines. Is it coming into focus? Now close your eyes and take a Polaroid of that place, that place you have called home for so many year ... discuss

No Justice in Chicago, 1914 and 1941On May 5, 1914, 21-year-old Hazel Johnson, an office worker, died at a Chicago residence from an illegal abortion performed by an unknown perpetrator. It is likely ... discuss

Here are the words to a hymn from the 1800’s.  It fits right in with out consideration of the breath of God and how He breathes life into all persons on Earth.  The lyrics are by Edwin Hat ... discuss

  Thank you for sharing these beautiful tributes for Mother’s Day 2016! Featured Stories: “Both me and my sister are adopted and you would never know it. I am so much like my mo ... discuss

Veni Sancte Spirituset emitte caelituslucis tuae radium.Come, thou Holy Spirit, come,and from thy celestial homeshed a ray of light divine!MeditationOnly one thing is important -- eternal salvation. O ... discuss

Veni pater pauperum,veni dator munerum,veni lumen cordium.Come, thou Father of the poor!Come, thou Source of all our store!Come, within our bosoms shine!MeditationThe gift of Fear fills us with a sove ... discuss

 Recycled pro-abortion talking points don’t change the truth of fetal painBy Dave Andrusko There are certain “givens” that pro-abortionists will defend with the unborn child’ ... discuss

 Mothers Day and the calloused pro-abortion heartBy Dave Andrusko In the weeks preceding Mother’s Day, it has become a ritual for some women who’ve aborted to proudly tell us the ... discuss

Bodily rights arguments for abortion are always extremist arguments, at least in the way people present them. No bodily rights argument that I have ever seen (or even heard of any pro-choice advocate ... discuss

Oldest of all novenas,this is still the only one officially prescribed by the Church.Anthony van Dyck. The Descent of the Holy Spirit (Pentecost). c. 1618-20.THE GIFTS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT(Friday, 6th W ... discuss

Oldest of all novenas, this is still the only one officially prescribed by the Church.Giotto, Pentecost, c. 1305, Scrovegni Chapel, PaduaTHE GIFT OF FEAR(Saturday, 6th Week of Easter)Love and fear. Th ... discuss

Baptisms, Confirmations and Full Communion from November, 2015  to April, 2016New Deacons (December 8, 2015)My 40th Birthday Celebrations with  Prayer Group MembersNew Roman Vestments ( ... discuss

Westminster Books sent out a newsletter yesterday featuring Do More Better and offering it at a great price (especially if you buy 5 or more copies). They’ve also got deals on other book ... discuss

Recently a bizarre exchange occurred on our Facebook page, the contents of which would only be comprehensible to people living during the last thirty years. A commenter, who at first acted as though ... discuss

During this Ascentiontide as we prepare to celebrate the descent of the Holy Ghost upon the Apostles and the Blessed Virgin Mary at Pentecost, there is a lesser known feastday to our Lady on the Satur ... discuss

By Don DeMarco, Ph. D. These proud words of Samuel Francis Smith changed the opening stanza of “God Save the Queen” to that of “My Country ‘Tis of Thee,” though the music of these two songs ... discuss

The general and most common understanding of the Christian doctrine of Ascension holds that Jesus bodily ascended to heaven in the presence of his apostles, forty days following his resurrection. It i ... discuss

On this date in 1973 Virginia born Secretariat one the Kentucky Derby in 1:59.40, an as-yet unbeaten record. That’s right Virginia born. And I went to school in the heart of Kentucky horse count ... discuss

As I'm missing my daughter like crazy this week leading up to Mother's Day, here are some words I wrote about a year and a half ago that I am reminding myself of:Can a mother's love be comprehended or ... discuss

The mother of a friend of mine from childhood shared a beautiful dream she had a few years ago about Lily.... This is what Mary wrote:"I want you to know that several years ago, I had a very vivi ... discuss

Pretty neat story about the conversion of abortionists 9/15/12 Medjugorje: Skulls on Podbrdo! Skulls on Podbrdo!Valentina, 29, comes from the Ukraine. Upon seeing her, you'd believe h ... discuss

Typical Chicago Abortion Death, 1921On May 4, 1921, 37-year-old Hungarian immigrant Katherine Falesch died in Chicago from an abortion perpetrated by 37-year-old midwife Eva Lorch. Lorch was arraigned ... discuss

What would it look like to go all in loving children? For Kelsey and Randy Bohlender, it meant raising four biological kids… then adopting six children, including two sets of twins. Yet the Bohlende ... discuss

I wish you had touched him, and kissed him, and been intimate with him. At least then the pain I felt would have made sense. Nobody would have told me “Boys will be boys!” or “Stop o ... discuss

There are certain “givens” that pro-abortionists will defend with the unborn child’s dying breath. They constitute such a key component of the pro-abortion narrative that there is no amount of e ... discuss

by Gary Bauer, Contributing Author: Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders scored a surprising upset win last night in Indiana's Democrat primary. Prior to yesterday's vote, Clinton was leading in the polls b ... discuss

50 Families Sue Over Illinois High School’s Transgender Bathroom PolicyAmerica's Transgender Bathroom Battle Heats UpColorado Christian Requests ExemptionAll Gender Cabins on School TripsThese are j ... discuss

The Fortieth Day of Easter, New Testament Lection †  Psalm 110 (1-year Lectionary) or Psalm 47 (3-year)†  2 Kings 2:5-15 (1-year) or Acts 1:1-11 (3-year)† &n ... discuss

Money, sex, and power: three great gifts of God that can be used to such noble ends or abused to such ignoble ends. They can be harnessed to the greatest of good purposes or exploited to the m ... discuss

Pentecost – the great birthday of the Church is only nine days away! Are you getting excited? If not, you should be. This is a wonderful opportunity to take advantage of the great graces and gifts t ... discuss

The Collect.ALMIGHTY God, who showest to them that are in error the light of thy truth, to the intent that they may return into the way of righteousness; Grant unto all those who are admitted into the ... discuss

was a soldier and martyr who suffered around 303 at Lydda (Diospolis) in Palestine. The earliest surviving record of him is a church inscription in Syria, dated about 346. Commemorations of him are nu ... discuss

The Collect.O ALMIGHTY God, who alone canst order the unruly wills and affections of sinful men; Grant unto thy people, that they may love the thing which thou commandest, and desire that which thou d ... discuss

Died c. 490. Bishop and Patron of Elphin, in Ireland, one of St. Patrick's converts, and worker in iron. In the Tripartite Life of St Patrick (ed. Whitley Stokes) we read: Bishop St Assic was Patrick' ... discuss

(March 25, 1347 - April 29, 1380) was a Dominican Tertiary (lay affiliate) of the Dominican Order. Catherine was the 23rd child out of 25 (her twin sister, the 24th, died at birth); her parents were G ... discuss

(also Ercenwald, Erkenwald or Erconwald; died 693) was Bishop of London in the Anglo-Saxon Christian church between 675 and 693.Erkenwald was born at Lindsey and was supposedly of royal ancestry. Erke ... discuss

(Transferred to 2 May 2016)Saint Philip was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus. Later Christian traditions describe Philip as the apostle who proselytized in Greece, Syria, and Phrygia. He was martyr ... discuss

The Collect.O LORD, from whom all good things do come; Grant to us thy humble servants, that by thy holy inspiration we may think those things that are good, and by thy merciful guiding may perform th ... discuss

Athanasius of Alexandria (Greek: Αθανάσιος) (also spelled "Athanasios") (ca. 293 – May 2, 373) was a Christian bishop, the Bishop of Alexandria, in the fourth century. He is revered as a sa ... discuss

This article can be viewed as a PowerPoint presentation, with pictures, click here. To download as a tract for printing and distribution, click here (English) and here ( ... discuss

After finishing the last book this month, I realized that 3/4 of what I read this month centered around rather depressing topics. Methinks I need a more balanced literary diet in the next few months. ... discuss

It's been almost a year since the Lord moved mightily in my life in a specific area that I want to share about. He revealed Himself as my Restorer, restoring places deep within that had felt wounded f ... discuss

I wish I could have looked into Lily's lovely blue eyes and met her before saying "see you soon, my love." I know that sentiment is nothing new... However, I was recently comforted by the thought that ... discuss

I was made aware of a young woman who is 7 weeks gestation and is scheduled to have an abortion this Friday, April 22nd. Please join me in prayer that she would not go through with it. Don't underesti ... discuss

 Her secret worldIn mama's wombSafe and shelteredSacred, beautiful, aweFormed by the AlmightyHidden from all eyesThough unseen -Sounds heard...Music that brings dance...Voices familiar...Mama's h ... discuss

Baby showers for me are... well... complicated. On one hand, babies are wonderful and precious and such a delight.On the other hand, they are a huge trigger of pain for me. They remind me of my b ... discuss

"Facebook Memories" reminded me that an article about my story was published on this date (click HERE to read it). Also, something random and interesting is that blogger Matt Walsh's sister interviewe ... discuss

This past Saturday, my mom and I threw a baby shower for my sister-in-love, Kala (once my brother Joseph saw the food, he too decided to stick around). ;) It turned out to be a beautiful time of sweet ... discuss

After the baby shower this past weekend, I was able to capture a few maternity pictures of Kala. This has been something I really wanted to do before baby girl is born and I am glad I was able to ... discuss

I talked with Shona about this and she said, “This is so important. Homemakers have only one source of affirmation — their husbands. Most young kids don’t usually notice what we do and praise us ... discuss

Despite facing abject poverty, alcoholism, grief, domestic abuse and gun-wielding foes, Childress didn’t cave to culture pressers. He certainly didn’t soften his theology. But he did soften hearts ... discuss

When I was 22, I was single, had graduated from college, and started my new job at IBM. I was on a journey of ‘success’, freedom, and final independence, or so I thought. I had always struggled du ... discuss

\"But rejoice inasmuch as you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed.\" 1Peter 4:13   Rejoice in suffering? Is St Peter nuts? Who rejoic ... discuss

We’ve all heard it; we’ve all cringed. “You only live once.” In addition to being unoriginal, overused, and ambiguous in intent, it’s an insulting reminder of a self-evident truth. Yes, ti ... discuss

There are days where all I want to do is curl up in a dark corner, cower in defeat, and lament my life. Nothing goes the way I think I deserve it should go. Whether in my family, relationships, at m ... discuss

I find it very telling that pro-choice groups so often find time to do "sting" operations on pregnancy resource centers to make sure they aren't annoying abortion-minded women. If they care so much, w ... discuss

For many years now I have encouraged ordinary people to consider the extraordinary value of ministry to senior citizens, especially those who deal with illness, loneliness, boredom, and fear. I also e ... discuss

Running Through My Head Today:Weird. I'm not sure that I have a song running through my head this morning.Grateful For:Gus and Ria at Mirror Lake in YosemiteHomeschooling.  No, it's not perfect. ... discuss

By Mitchell Kalpakgian, Ph.D. It looks all so official, proper, formal, and stately. A complex issue goes before The Supreme Court. Wise men are asked to use their formal education, knowledge of the l ... discuss

By Peter Kwasniewski, Ph.D. See Part I here. The Incarnation expresses an infinitely fertile virginity. The Virgin Mother is herself the pure image of the Incarnation in this respect: she who “neve ... discuss

By Don DeMarco, Ph. D. Science can be inconvenient, even troubling, to those who prefer living by mythology. We find an example of this in the reaction of the National Abortion Rights Action League (N ... discuss

“Defending the dignity of the human person is not a task added on to our ministry but rather one inseparable from it and flowing from its very heart,” Father Pavone writes in a chapter on “The ... discuss

Photo taken by Danica Clark.First: Happy feast of St. Joseph the Worker!This is just a quick blog post to let y'all know that the Kindle version of both of the Will and Lina novels are on sale from to ... discuss

MatinsEaster 6May 1, 2016Acts 16:9-15“The Unexpected Course of the Gospel”Paul and Silas, Timothy and later, evidently Luke began the travels of Paul's Second Missionary Journey. Immediately befo ... discuss

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I’ve been homeschool blogging since 2005. I started homeschooling when my kids were 2 and 4. I’ve been at it a loooong time, and now my eldest son is graduating at 19. BUT – if yo ... discuss

I’m a little behind on sharing about my photography business and the weddings and portraits I’ve been taking in-between the rest of life’s urgent business. I love every diversion I ... discuss

Pro-abortion Democrats aren’t giving up their efforts to thwart an investigation of Planned Parenthood, despite mounting evidence that it profited from the sale of baby body parts and deceived w ... discuss

Photo by Goldfish Stew Do you call yourself liberal? This post is meant for you. Do you call yourself liberal? I know that there is a spectrum: very liberal, somewhat liberal, and a little liberal. ... discuss

The Big Bang Theory is one of the biggest sitcoms currently on TV – maybe not where you’d always expect to see a strong pro-life statement!And yet in last week’s episode, the series managed to c ... discuss

Repentance? I'll think about that tomorrow.Reading Amoris Laetitia for some reason got me thinking about the sin against the Holy Spirit. You know, the "unpardonable sin." Now why did the exhortation ... discuss

Canada's Parliamentary Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights is studying Canada's bill C-14, to legalize physician assisted suicide euphemistically labelled "medical assistance in dying". The ... discuss

 Democrats obfuscate and filibuster to shield public from the truth at hearing of Select Investigative Panel on Infant LivesBy Dave Andrusko I believe it is only fair to give the devi ... discuss

 Archbishop of D.C.: Never Has Responsibility to Protect Life Been More Difficult Than in Our DayBy Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, DC. Cardinal Donald Wuerl is pictur ... discuss

  Abortion Clinic Killed This Woman in a Botched Abortion, Then Her Organs Were Harvested  ... discuss

 A letter to my aborted half-sibling: “Is it possible to miss someone you’ve never even met?”Editor’s note. The following was sent a while back to National Right to Life. It s ... discuss

 “Untold:” the story of God’s miracles in the makingBy Dave Andrusko Like most pro-lifers I believe passionately in the power of communications that touch both the heart and th ... discuss

 A letter to my aborted half-sibling: “Is it possible to miss someone you’ve never even met?”Editor’s note. The following was sent a while back to National Right to Life. It s ... discuss

 How we communicate the Pro-Life Story to a 21st-Century AudienceBy Dave Andrusko “The bottom line is no woman is going to want an abortion after seeing a sonogram.” — Francesco ... discuss

We also need to be humble and realistic, acknowledging that at times the way we present our Christian beliefs and treat other people has helped contribute to today’s problematic situation. We need a ... discuss

Thirteen "little sins" that, if left unconfessed, can have a serious impact on our spiritual lives. Through the author's honest (and sometimes funny) examination of these sins in her own life, as well ... discuss

by Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, DC.: . . . Some of that Word is addressed explicitly to you, the young people, the university students who are at the heart of this University M ... discuss

Dear Friends, Modern culture is overloaded with news, social media, electronic images, technological advances, advertisements and so forth. The limits of our time and attention are pressed to new boun ... discuss

In between primary elections and political speeches, news surfaced in recent weeks that the FDA loosened restrictions on the abortion pill—also known as RU-486. The abortion pill protocol, now avail ... discuss

Today we’re going to talk numbers. My friend Randy Bohlender, who oversees an adoption agency, says questions about the costs of adoption are some of the most common their team receives. Adoption is ... discuss

We put in our application to adopt in February, announced our plan to adopt on Mother’s Day, and became ‘home study ready’ on September 11. In 2014. It’s now been two years of waiting ... discuss

For those who celebrate the Ascension of Our Lord on Sunday, please follow this link to the Evening Prayer for Thursday in Week 6 of Easter Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 10 ... discuss

For those who celebrate the Ascension of Our Lord on Sunday, please follow this link to the Midafternoon Prayer for Thursday in Week 6 of Easter Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinar ... discuss

For those who celebrate the Ascension of Our Lord on Sunday, please follow this link to the Midday Prayer for Thursday in Week 6 of Easter. Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 10 ... discuss

For those who celebrate the Ascension of Our Lord on Sunday, please follow this link to the Midmorning Prayer for Thursday in Week 6 of Easter. Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary ... discuss

For those of you who celebrate Ascension on Sunday please follow this link to Today’s Morning Prayer for Thursday in Week 6 of Easter Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 10 ... discuss

Nsukka, Nigeria, May 3, 2016 / 04:06 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- While the Diocese of Nsukka in southeastern Nigeria is still searching for answers following the massacre of dozens of Christians, Bishop Godf ... discuss

Vatican City, May 3, 2016 / 04:48 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Thousands of poor and excluded men and women from across Europe will be given a once in a lifetime opportunity this November: a chance to celebra ... discuss

Witnessing to Jesus without fear. He touched me with his right hand and said, “Do not be afraid. I am the first and the last, the one who lives. Once I was dead, but now I am alive forever and ever ... discuss

Where does your heart live – do you live for now, or the future? Or are you caught up in yesterday? Where we live is not so important as how we live – where our hearts reside. The post Lord Lead ... discuss

U.S. Immigrations and Customs EnforcementAgency had sole discretion over 1/3 of  19,723  criminal releases of illegal immigrants in 2015. by Josh Siegel: More than 19,000 criminal ... discuss

ARRA News Service Editor: Barack Obama, in normal ham-handed fashion, attempted threatening the British into submission last week on Brexit. And as is usual for "the messiah", his efforts backfired: w ... discuss

The following is the speech delivered by Robert Falcon Ouellette MP (Winnipeg Centre Lib) at 6:30 pm on Monday May 2, 2016, as reported by Hansard.Robert Falcon Ouellette MP (Winnipeg Centre Lib)Madam ... discuss

Tony Funderburk - I write words and music about the rhyme and reason of life. Are you saving your good deeds for tomorrow? If someone came to you asking for help…let’s say they needed a ride becau ... discuss

Tony Funderburk - I write words and music about the rhyme and reason of life. Fancy Dancer – an adjective and noun frozen in time What does it take to be a fancy dancer?  Maybe you think a fanc ... discuss

When I sit with my family around the table for a meal on the Lord’s day, I will typically ask, “What did I preach about today?”  I love hearing my children answer the question with ... discuss

One of the most woeful mistakes a church could make would be to teach the people that preaching is something that happens after worship.  One of the fundamental truths necessary for a healthy church ... discuss

In 1750, Jonathan Edwards was fired from his church.  A source of controversy regarding the Lord’s Supper created a division between he and his people and this culminated in his termination af ... discuss

Last week a brother from my fellowship asked me about abolitionism. Most of the discussion centered around what it means for a preborn human to be alive and why a human ought not to be murdered. It wa ... discuss

Today’s Kindle deals include The Purpose of Man by A.W. Tozer ($2.99); True For You But Not For Me by Paul Copan ($1.99); and Stop Asking Jesus Into Your Heart by J.D. Greear ( ... discuss

The last couple of weeks have been fairly quiet when it comes to letters to the editor. Not surprisingly, the majority of them dealt with the article I wrote on evolution and the age of the un ... discuss

Today’s Kindle deals include 5 from Crossway: Don’t Waste Your Life by John Piper ($2.99); Note to Self by Joe Thorn ($2.99); Jesus or Nothing by Dan DeWitt ($3.99); Growing in Chr ... discuss

Over the course of my years of parenting, I have picked up advice from a hundred different sources. Like most parents I have read a few books on parenting, some of them general works and some ... discuss

When I look back on life, one of my real regrets is not making more of my college experience. Those years offered unique opportunities to grow in knowledge and wisdom but also to grow in chara ... discuss

Today’s Kindle deals include just a few: War of the World Views by Ken Ham ($2.99), A Place of Healing by Joni Eareckson Tada ($1.99), and Picture Perfect by Amy Baker ($1.99). Also ... discuss

I spent last weekend at a pair of conferences, each of which dealt in some way with matters of human sexuality. Such conferences are common today as Christians attempt to understand, interpret ... discuss

This week's giveaway is sponsored by FamilyLife who also sponsored the blog this week. There will be 5 winners and each will receive their choice of Passport2Identity for Young Men,  ... discuss

Michael Voris devotes a major part of his self-proclaimed apostolate to trying to destroy anyone in the Catholic Church who shows any compassion or empathy for homosexuals.  Voris especially goes ... discuss

Let no one despise you for your youth, but set the believers an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity. 1 Timothy 4:12 (ESV)It's amazing how God lines things up. Because I've been ... discuss

The tragedy of the Ted Cruz loss in Indiana cannot be overstated. Maybe once in a lifetime you and I might, just might have the chance of voting for a real Christian conservative. The rest will be ... discuss

 “Joy is the infallible sign of the presence of God within.” -- Cardinal Tmothy Dolan“Here is the difference between the joys of the world and the cross of Jesus Christ: after having tasted ... discuss

April 21 is the feast of St. Anslem, a Benedictine monk, abbot, philosopher and theologian, who held the office of archbishop of Canterbury from 1093 to 1109. He is a Doctor of the Church who is known ... discuss

Today is the feast of St. Louis de Montfort, a French priest and confessor. He was a renowned preacher and missionary, who founded the Missionaries of the Company of Mary (for priests and brother ... discuss

April 29th is the feast of my Confirmation saint, St. Catherine of Siena, Caterina di Giacomo di Benicasa (1347 - 1380). As a mystic, activist, reformer, contemplative, and Doctor of the Church, she i ... discuss

The Pentecost Novena begins on the day after the Solemnity of the Ascension, Friday of the 6th Week of Easter, even if the Solemnity of the Ascension is transferred to the 7th Sunday.ACT OF CONSECRATI ... discuss

TweetBy Maaike Rosendal Recently my daughter Tisa and I went to the doctor for a checkup. While driving to our appointment, I told her what would happen. “She’ll look how big you are…” ... discuss

TweetBy Caroline SlingerlandI have never felt quite so encouraged and inspired, and yet so angry, in my life!  All day, my phone has been going virtually non-stop as messages come in via texts, F ... discuss

TweetWhat motivated you to join the pro-life movement? What continues to motivate you?Life is beautiful. Life is precious. And life is hard. It’s hard for teen moms to raise kids, its hard for dads ... discuss

TweetWhat motivated you to join the pro-­life movement? What continues to motivate you? Innocent children die every single day because there are no abortion laws in Canada, and the fact that the ... discuss

Double (1955 Calendar): April 24Today is the Feast of St. Fidelis.  The Roman Martyrology declares in its entry for him:At Gruch in Switzerland, St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen, priest and martyr ... discuss

 This year, the traditional devotion of 15 Tuesdays in honor of St. Dominic begins tomorrow on Tuesday, April 26th. As a postulant in Order of Preachers, this devotion is especially dear to me. ... discuss

Guest Post by: David MartinConcerning the many controversial "surprise" statements that Pope Francis has made, we've heard the argument for months that the "media is twisting his words" or that "he is ... discuss

The Martyrdom of Saint Peter of Verona by Bellini (1509 A.D.)Double (1955 Calendar): April 29In honor of this feast of the Dominican martyr, St. Peter of Verona, we read from the Martyrology of A ... discuss

Last month I had the privilege to travel to the holy city of Rome for Holy Week.  In this second installment, I would like to begin to share some of the many pictures and experiences of my trip. ... discuss

In this world, so much attention is paid to pop culture icons dying and fads.  Why are the papers not covered with this story?  This is true NEWS.  This is a miracle!  Bread has tu ... discuss

by Herman Cain: Stop running from yourself. Learn to like who you really are, and live.I’m starting to think the growing absurdity in our nation’s culture can be explained by a simple but troubl ... discuss

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 After nine attempts to abort at Planned Parenthood, an ultrasound changed everythingBy Christina Marie Bennett McKenzie was a scared college student, weighed down by the emotions of ... discuss

Vatican City, Apr 17, 2016 / 06:42 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis on Sunday reflected on the great suffering he had witnessed at the refugee camp in Lesbos, remembering especially the children he e ... discuss

The end of life is a part of life. It should be part of our legacy, not a desperate last-ditch effort to escape the inescapable. Talk to your family and your doctor now and on a regular basis as your ... discuss

“One Nation Under God” is a perceptive and peaceable volume. Throughout the material the authors thoughtfully interact with several thinkers, to include Lesslie Newbigin, N.T. Wright, Martin Luthe ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1054 Complementary Psalmody: 1655 (Midafternoon) Proper of Seasons: 757 (antiphon, reading) Midafternoon Prayer for the 4th Sunday of Easter, ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1045 Proper of Seasons: 750 Psalter: Sunday, Week IV, 1490 Office of Readings for the 4th Sunday of Easter God, come to my assistance.— ... discuss

Fourth Sunday of Easter Acts 13:14, 43-52 Psalm 100:1-2, 3, 5 Revelation 7:9, 14b-17 John 10:27-30 Today is the Fourth Sunday of Easter. A reflection on today’s Sacred Scriptures: The Gospel th ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1054 Complementary Psalter: 1655 (Series III, Midafternoon) Proper of Seasons: 766 (reading, concluding prayer) Midafternoon Prayer for Monday ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1054 Proper of Seasons: 766 Psalter: Monday, Week IV, 1522 Midday Prayer for Monday in Week 4 of Easter, using the Current Psalmody God, come ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1054 Complementary Psalmody: 1651 (Midmorning) Proper of Seasons: 765 (antiphon, reading, concluding prayer) Midmorning Prayer for Monday in W ... discuss

Timothy Egan. (Photo: Barry Wong.)The last few days, I’ve been focused on the hyperventilating by Catholic radical traditionalists over Amoris Laetitia, Pope Francis’ overlong summation of the wor ... discuss

When I was asked to participate in a blog tour for The Walls Are Talking, the first person I actually thought of was Maggie. In You Can Share the Faith, I tell Maggie's story: Maggie had an abort ... discuss

“The longing of every Christian parent is to see their child healed of his or her sin by Christ and increase in the knowledge of God. There is planting and watering for us to do, but God must pr ... discuss

“Our empty heads cannot be filled by our overflowing hearts and our heads cannot grind out enough truths to heal a broken heart. Oddly, if you get the need for this balance, you may find yoursel ... discuss

Heath traces the devastating impact of sin in every dimension of human existence and carefully distinguishes between three different ways we experience sin — the sinful world we live in, personal si ... discuss

“Being pro-life is often exclusively linked to being anti-abortion. It isn’t less than that, but it’s so much more. The pro-life position encompasses all of life. It recognizes that babies a ... discuss

Say you are an older senior citizen and can no longer take care of yourself and the government says there is no Nursing Home care available.So, what do you do? You opt for Medicare Plan G. The plan g ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Page 1619 Liturgy of the Hours Vol. III: Page 1264 Christian Prayer: Page 1034 Night Prayer after Evening Prayer I in the Season of Easter God, come to ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1054 Complementary Psalmody: 1655 (Midafternoon) Proper of Seasons: 747 (antiphon, reading, concluding prayer) Midafternoon Prayer for Saturda ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1054 Proper of Seasons: 747 Psalter: Saturday, Week III, 1481 Midday Prayer for Saturday in Week 3 of Easter, using the Current Psalmody God, ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1049 Proper of Seasons: 745 Psalter: Saturday, Week III, 1476 Christian Prayer: Ordinary: 689 Proper of Seasons: 494 Psalter: Saturday, Week I ... discuss

Doctors for Harriet Summerhill were so pessimistic about her heart problems during fetal development that they recommended her mother have an abortion. Now her mother is glad she didn’t. Harriet def ... discuss

Suggest you hum "Everybody's got a hungry heart" to yourself as you read these stories. March 2008, Purdue  Police investigating man dressed as woman taking photographs in female bathroom.&n ... discuss

April 15, 2016 Following is a statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International, on the announcement of a new pastoral assignment to begin May 1st for Monsignor Ignacio Bar ... discuss

Loyola Marymount University’s choice to honor disgraced, pro-abortion former President Bill Clinton as its spring 2016 commencement speaker on May 7 is a new low in the University’s repeated betra ... discuss

FAITH FORMATION COORDINATOR Religious Education, PT EmployeeSacred Heart Catholic Church (Brevard, NC)Coordinator of Faith Formation Job Description The responsibilities for the position of Coordinato ... discuss

Mississippi is the latest state to approve legislation that would ban dismemberment abortions tearing unborn babies limb from limb. Today, pro-life Governor Phil Bryant signed the bill into law. House ... discuss

In the penultimate segment of Thursday’s CNN Democratic Debate, Hillary Clinton diverted from the discussion topic about the Supreme Court vacancy to chastise CNN and all of the previous debate host ... discuss

Lahore, Pakistan, Apr 15, 2016 / 06:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Just weeks after the deadly Easter Sunday attacks on Christians, Catholics in Pakistan had a time to rejoice: five new young priests were or ... discuss

There has been a lot of progress over the years, in understanding the impact of abortion.  I personally, will always be so grateful to the Elliot Institute for understanding exactly how I felt a ... discuss

In the wake of the Center for Medical Progress’s first two sting videos against Planned Parenthood, pro-lifers have focused mostly on the barbarism of crushing and crunching, and on the fact tha ... discuss

  This essay was first published, with illustrations, in Life Matters Journal Volume 4 Issue 2 — October 2015.ckquote>   The Oxford English Dictionary defines “humanize” as ... discuss

There are some things I just can’t forget. There are some wrongs done to me that I cannot erase from my mind. I try, I pray. I don’t want to remember them. I don’t want them to remain in ... discuss

Did you know that ideas have consequences? Ideas aren't simply academic concepts thrown about inside our minds or in idle conversation. Ideas move, shape, and shake the world because they are at the h ... discuss

These lessons about how to interpret and apply the Scriptures of the Old Testament help us in getting the most out of our reading and studying of Scripture. I’ve also found that these principles of ... discuss

As our church continues to raise up, install or send ministers into pastoral ministry, I find the need to address this issue all the more pressing. Not merely the failure of public ministers, but the ... discuss

Jeremiah 29:11 does not promise you money, marriage, a job, a win at the meet, healing for you or a loved one, political freedom – all of which we tend to feel entitled to in this culture.  And it ... discuss

By Stephanie Pacheco This is the second of two reflections on the Holy Father’s recent exhortation. Read the first here. Having discussed some of the tone and controversy, what does Pope Francis ... discuss

I printed the letter to Lily that I wrote and read aloud to her at her Celebration of Life Service in March 2010, to include in her scrapbook. I thought it was worth re-sharing here.****************** ... discuss

Discrimination against people with disabilities and physical defects is pervasive in today’s culture. Recently, a newborn baby girl with physical abnormalities faced discrimination from a family ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1054 Complementary Psalmody: 1655 (Midafternoon) Proper of Seasons: 739 (antiphon, reading, concluding prayer) Midafternoon Prayer for Friday ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1054 Proper of Seasons: 738 Psalter: Friday, Week III, 1463 Midday Prayer for Friday in Week 3 of Easter, using the Current Psalmody God, come ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1049 Proper of Seasons: 737 Psalter: Friday, Week III, 1458 Christian Prayer: Ordinary: 689 Proper of Seasons: 491 Psalter: Friday, Week III, ... discuss

Attorneys for pro-life advocate David Daleiden have filed a motion to have all of the bogus charges filed against him by a biased districty attorney dismissed. Daleiden posted bail last month  in res ... discuss

Baby Vincent Marie lived for only seven weeks inside his mother’s womb, but his tiny life is touching thousands of people on the internet. Last week, Vincent Marie’s mother shared photos o ... discuss

When Lakisha Wilson renewed her driver’s license on May 25, 2012, she checked the permission box to become an organ donor. She had no idea that she would be dead less than two years later, or that a ... discuss

The select Congressional panel charged with investigating the horror of the sale of aborted baby parts for profit will hold its next hearing next week. The Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives ... discuss

Certain images sear the conscience in Abby Johnson’s horrific and all-too-true tale “The Walls Are Talking.” A 16-year-old clutching a teddy bear as she heads in for an abortion̷ ... discuss

 Guest Post by David MartinPope Francis is not happy with his good bishops. For the past several months he has showed irritation toward Vatican conservatives who oppose his synodal proposals that ... discuss

Her Parents Rejected Abortion, Now Baby Girl May be Denied a New Heart Because She’s Disabled Stephanie Parra was told that her unborn daughter would likely not survive outside of the womb, s ... discuss

But the Bible is surprisingly quiet when it comes to laying out a system of courtship. Courtship Systems are cultural, and the Bible rarely advocates one cultural approach over another. God’s heart ... discuss

The televangelist is set to appear at the SECC in June in a meeting organised by the Destiny Evangelical church. Dollar is a proponent of the Prosperity Gospel that says being rich is God’s will and ... discuss

He touched my heart with truth and then grace, just like he’s done to thousands of people while he’s pastored. And right now friends, Darrin needs our love, support and prayers as he is restored. ... discuss

  Guest blog post by Anthony Jones I had no idea what I was getting into. I thought it would just be something that I worked on for half an hour a week before sharing it with a few friends. Littl ... discuss

  Townhall.com recently published an op-ed by March for Life Assistant Director Bethany Goodman entitled “Categorizing Women Who Seek Abortions as Criminals is not Pro-Woman.” Each ye ... discuss

HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL Education: Middle/High School, FT EmployeeCentral Catholic High School (San Antonio, TX)Central Catholic High School, a Roman Catholic, independent, all-male college preparatory ... discuss

Providence, R.I., Apr 13, 2016 / 05:21 pm (CNA).- As part of his birthday celebration April 1, Bishop Thomas J. Tobin of Providence, R.I., had the privilege of meeting and sharing a birthday celebrati ... discuss

Stephanie Parra was told that her unborn daughter would likely not survive outside of the womb, so her doctor recommended abortion. She refused. But months after her birth, her daughter Lily is still ... discuss




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