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Before the conversion of the Emperor Constantine in 312 AD, back in the days when Christianity was still a persecuted religion, the act of becoming a Christian involved turning one's back on the pursu ... discuss

“From my experience, depression is rarely discussed in the Church – not for lack of empathy, but rather a lack of knowledge on how to address the epidemic.  Yes, I said epidemic. This widespr ... discuss

Look! Jesus! John the Baptist saw Jesus coming toward him and said, “Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world.” I saw a cute little poster. Kermit the Frog is drinking tea ... discuss

Martin Luther King Day celebrating the birthday of Dr. King, is also Robert E. Lee’s birthday holiday… In this ultimate irony, Martin Luther King Day and Robert E. Lee Day, holidays celebrating bo ... discuss

Dr. Ron Paulby Dr. Ron Paul: This week, Congress passed a budget calling for increasing federal spending and adding $1.7 trillion to the national debt over the next ten years. Most so-called “fisca ... discuss

Farewell to Roy Innis, Civil RightsChampion: June 6, 1934 – Jan. 8, 2017by NRA-ILA: America lost a civil rights icon and a true free thinker with the death of Roy Innis on Jan. 8. For the NRA, his d ... discuss

Michael Reebby Michael Reeb: Asking with a terseness normally associated with changing religions or declaring a new nationality, many people that know me have politely cornered me and demanded: “Ho ... discuss

“I have tried to stand between these two forces, saying that we need emulate neither the "do nothingism" of the complacent nor the hatred and despair of the black nationalist…if they refu ... discuss

SermonJohn 1:29-42aJanuary 15, 2017“Behold the Lamb of God...”You probably have that one friend of family member, who at Christmas, loves to give gifts – but doesn't just wrap them and move on ... discuss

As Berger explained, Christianity, in twentieth-century America, has transformed into a non-cognitive commitment. As a result, the binding authority of the Christian moral tradition has been lost. ... discuss

WASHINGTON (AP) — The departing head of the District of Columbia National Guard says he was asked to stay in his job a bit longer after reports that he would leave in the middle of Inauguration Day ... discuss

But Reformed theology and its influence have been around Indonesia much longer than Tong. It came first in the late 1500s with the Dutch, who aimed to monopolize the spice trade with their Dutch East ... discuss

An American charismatic church will become the next big thing/renewal/programme. The ‘globalisation’ and ‘McDonaldisation’ of the church, combined with the internet, poor theology, poor eccles ... discuss

THE BOYCOTT, DIVESTMENT & SANCTIONS (BDS) MOVEMENT – A HATEFUL, MISGUIDED & ANTI-SEMITIC UNDERTAKING   AN OVERVIEW The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement is a pro-Palestinian unde ... discuss

Each year, new people come across my blog, many because they are newly bereaved. Because of this, I like to share favorite blog posts annually. This is one I shared for the first time last January.*** ... discuss

Stress. We hear that word a lot in our society today. It’s a word used to describe how we feel when we have a lot on our plates, along with many expectations. Tests, deadlines, tension, jobs, and o ... discuss

Many parents are concerned with the direction of education in the nation today. Children are not being taught what they need to learn. In the past, American textbooks were always picked by local schoo ... discuss

Editor's Note: The inserted comments in brackets are the editors. Note, the alledged spy reported actions by businessman Trump even if true were not illegal. Trump was not then and not even yet presi ... discuss

I watched an old woman die of hunger and thirst. She had Alzheimer’s, this old woman, was child-like, trusting, vulnerable, with a child’s delight at treats of chocolate and ice cream, an ... discuss

Discrimination against people with disabilities has become acceptable in today’s society as long as that person is still in the womb. A Canadian woman recently defended aborting her unborn son a ... discuss

Email has made it possible for just about anyone to access us at any time of the day (or night) with a request or a question that may take 15-30 minutes to answer. There have been times in my life whe ... discuss

40 Days for Life, the inspirational brainchild co-founded by Shawn Carney, now president of the organization, commenced as a small peaceful prayer vigil outside an abortion facility in his college to ... discuss

Iowa lawmakers took the first steps to defund Planned Parenthood this week and redirect tax dollars to comprehensive health clinics that don’t do abortions. The Associated Press reports the plan ... discuss

Press conferences are usually pretty staid affairs, with long policy questions and longer policy answers. You might also hear some ridiculous fluff questions, such as the NY Times’ Jeff Zeleny’s ... discuss

Blessing an abortion clinic may seem antithetical to religious beliefs about the sanctity of life. But various religious leaders came together to do just that on Tuesday at Planned Parenthood’s ... discuss

This post is the first of three in a series on Preaching in a Secular Age. I began my chapter on preaching and postmodernism in We Cannot Be Silent with these words, “A common concern seems to emerg ... discuss

by Dr. Jack Sternberg, Contributing Author: It strikes me that every one of us has an opinion (actually many opinions) concerning all aspects of life. It can be as simple as who will win a certain bas ... discuss

Contact: Cathy Mickels, 360-387-7373   SEATTLE, Jan. 10, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- In response to the recent Passion Conference and the influence of John Piper's doctrine of "Christian hedonism," ... discuss

Dick MorrisPhoto by Bill Smith, Editorby Dick Morris: Donald Trump is, so far, as good as his word. Not only has he fired all of Obama's cabinet (not sure yet on VA but likely there too) but he has d ... discuss

December 12th, dioceses in Canada celebrate the memorial of Saint Marguerite Bourgeoys (1620-1700), the 17th century consecrated religious, accomplished educator and foundress who established the Cong ... discuss

Turns out that MMA has twice the rate of domestic violence of the larger population and three times the rate of the National Football League. So you have a culture that is sexualized around gender nor ... discuss

by Dr. Bill Smith, Editor: Yesterday, Family Research Council (FRC) and the North Carolina Values Coalition (NCVC) filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Gloucester County S ... discuss

Contact: Cathy Mickels, 360-387-7373   SEATTLE, Jan. 10, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- In response to the recent Passion Conference and the influence of John Piper's doctrine of "Christian hedonism," ... discuss

Pope John Paul II once said that the answer to the ‘Why’ of suffering depends on the ability to comprehend the sublimity of divine love. Unfortunately for most of us, it is beyond our ability to c ... discuss

“Before Langton (1150-1228), several people had tried to divide the longer books of the Bible into more manageable chunks. But his version was the one that stuck and is the basis of the chapters ... discuss

“If the Promised Land is no longer identified exclusively with the state of Israel, evangelicals like Gholston and Engoy — along with many of their religiously unaffiliated fellow millennials ... discuss

No - Let’s Clean It Upby Seton Motley, Contributing Author: The Left and the Media (please pardon the redundancy) are obsessed – OBSESSED – with outgoing President Barack Obama’s “legacy. ... discuss

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The U.S. citizen arrested by Mexican authorities in connection with last week's shooting of a U.S. consular official in Guadalajara is no longer in Mexico, an official with the fe ... discuss

Studies have shown that childhood gender dysphoria does not inevitably continue into adulthood. An overwhelming 77 to 94 percent of gender dysphoric children do not become adults with gender dysphori ... discuss

There was a man of the Pharisees names Nicodemis, a ruler of the Jews. This man came to Jesus by night and said to Him, "Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher come from God; for no one can do the thin ... discuss

In the dense rain-forests of Ecuador, on the Pacific side of the Andes Mountains, lives a tribe of Indians who call themselves the Huaorani ("people" in their language, Huao), but whose neighbors have ... discuss

Mr. Bock, who is Presbyterian, is credited with being the first Hollywood marketer to realize that churches had started to install enormous screens to use during their services, sometimes just to disp ... discuss

Let’s be clear. The Bible in general and the book of Acts in particular records and affirms the expected and desired dynamic of statistical growth in and through Gospel healthy churches… and so do ... discuss

What’s next. Jesus said to them, “The children of this age marry and remarry; but those who are deemed worthy to attain to the coming age and to the resurrection of the dead neither marry nor ... discuss

I give up. “You will even be handed over by parents, brothers, relatives, and friends, and they will put some of you to death. You will be hated by all because of my name, but not a hair on your he ... discuss

Israel finds itself in the crosshairs of the Arab world, and by extension, the United Nations. Samantha Powers, our ambassador to the United Nations abstained on U. N. Resolution 2334 at the request o ... discuss

“Commit to reading the Bible more consistently in 2017. And not just reading it to check off boxes and say you read the whole Bible in a year. But read the Bible from the posture of an unfinishe ... discuss

. . . Obama sets a diplomatic fire to the Jewish State as he departs the Oval Office.by Deborah Weiss: Literally weeks prior to Obama’s departure from the Oval office, his Administration makes a ... discuss

Reversing a centuries-old tradition, the Pontifical Council for Christian Unity released a new Vatican document in commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation officially ... discuss

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Fr. René J. Butler, M.S.Director, La Salette ShrineEnfield, NH(Click here for today’s readings)In 2013, I read Bernard Lonergan’s Insight. It is a philosophical analysis focused on that instant t ... discuss

When people ask me to name preachers that I enjoy listening to and learning from, the name of Alistair Begg always comes up in the conversation.  This clip from a Ligonier conference will demonstra ... discuss

  Do you no longer eat kale? Get rid of your man-bun? Delete your Pokemon Go app? If not, you might still be stuck in 2016. Lucky for you, there is one thing that will never go out of style: hat ... discuss

And I daily tip toe through it all. Pitfalls on the left. Pitfalls on the right. I want those in more liberal cultures to know that their cry for social justice was God’s idea first, who made all of ... discuss

Christians must understand the new politics not only to give moral guidance but to make sense of Gospel preaching. We must counter not only traditional atheism, materialism and rationalism, but spirit ... discuss

Of course, the ultimate goal of all ministry in a local church is “to glorify God and to enjoy Him forever. However, there are five basic categories into which all of what we may call the “antepen ... discuss

Tony Perkins' Washington Update: The House's Select Panel on Infant Lives may have issued its final report, but some of the work is just beginning. Holding Planned Parenthood and the medical group ... discuss

‘The First Day Of The New Congress Set In Motion The Republican Majority's Promise To Repeal … Obamacare’“Republican U.S. Senator Mike Enzi introduced on Tuesday a resolution allowing for th ... discuss

by Newt Gingrich: In Washington when people say they want to put an idea "on the table" it’s important to ask on whose table will it be. All too often Republicans win elections only to lose their ne ... discuss

How Obama is exposing U.S. defense information to the world's worst intelligence traffickers.by Humberto Fontova: The deepest and most damaging penetration of the U.S. Defense Department by an enemy ... discuss

Now that a Congressional panel investigating Planned Parenthood in the abortion industry for selling the body parts of the word baby has come out with its final report showing that at least 15 entitie ... discuss

In keeping with the journalistic tradition of looking back at the recent past, we present the top 50 stories of the year that were read on The Aquila Report site based on the number of hits. We will p ... discuss

This article was published by Euthanasia Stop in Belgium on January 3, 2017.With regard to euthanasia, Belgium plays a pioneering role, but that isn't to say that everything is in perfect order, says ... discuss

“On the eleventh day of Christmas, my true love gave to me, eleven pipers piping ...”As the end of Christmastide draws near, life begins to turn to normal. The trees are taken down and are sitting ... discuss

Christ must be the center: We sang the hymn Be Thou My Vision at our wedding ceremony twenty years ago. When we chose the hymn, how little did I know how important having Christ as our vision would b ... discuss

In keeping with the journalistic tradition of looking back at the recent past, we present the top 50 stories of the year that were read on The Aquila Report site based on the number of hits. We will p ... discuss

. . . Blow this opportunity and there may never be another one.by Herman Cain: When I ran for president, the most appallingly dumb thing I heard someone say did not come from a Democrat, or from a me ... discuss

To the bitter end, this globalist, neo-Marxist, pathological liar and narcissist continues to leave a path of destruction in his wake--and THAT is his real legacy.Valerie Jarrett, his sinister confida ... discuss

Comedian Rosie O’Donnell claims that President-elect Donald Trump is “mentally unstable.” Talk about the pot calling the kettle black. This is the same O’Donnell who said that ... discuss

Our soon to be past President has stated that he intends on giving a farewell speech on the 10th of January at McCormack place in Chicago, marking the beginning of the end of his administration. It wi ... discuss

Circumcision and Name of JesusJanuary 2nd, 2017Messiah Lutheran Church, Keller, TXLuke 2:21“He Was Called Jesus”It's not every year that the 8thday of Christmas falls on a Sunday. But in observan ... discuss

“In the first place it must impact the way we do theology. We handle the infallible truth of the divine revelation, but do so as those who ourselves are flawed in our ability to grasp that truth ... discuss

Reject the UNby John C. Velisek, Contributing Author: The UN has in essence declared war on both Judeo and Christian civilizations with the resolutions passed in the past few days. There will be more ... discuss

by Kerby Anderson, Contributing Author: As 2016 came to a conclusion, I wanted to cover some of the important stories of the year. One of the top stories, of course, was terrorism and the terrorist at ... discuss

(Image: Palace of the Holy Office; Headquarters of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith)From OnePeterFive  Pope Orders Cardinal Müller to Dismiss Three CDF Priests Marco ... discuss

Prominent U.S. Catholic leader Timothy Dolan will be one of six clergy to speak or read scripture during Donald Trump’s inauguration on Jan. 20. Dolan, a cardinal from New York and a strong pro- ... discuss

Foxconn Aiming to Automate Entire Factories There are two looming threats to the American worker: Globalism and Robots. The American people have started waking up and have already taken steps to comb ... discuss

ATLANTA (AP) — Ryan Anderson no longer holds the unhappy distinction as probably the best Alabama defender without a touchdown. ... discuss

As the world dives further into a century of “progress” and uncharted horizons, mankind continues its dissent from God, which is eerily reminiscent of the words of Jesus Christ: “What profit is ... discuss

Adoration of the Magi, Gentile da Fabriano, 1423, Uffizi Gallery, Italy.Fr. Charles IrvinSenior PriestDiocese of Lansing(Click here for today’s readings)The Feast of the Epiphany was celeb ... discuss

Meanwhile, statistics bear out the fact that inserting spirituality into patient care has wide public support. Drawing upon several independent studies, Dr. Bryan Thatcher said 90 percent of patients ... discuss

by Rob Bluey: “Trump set to reshape judiciary after GOP blockade,” blared Politico’s Burgess Everett on Dec. 16. Nine days later, it was The Post’s turn. “Trump to inherit more than 100 co ... discuss

St. Peter ChrysologusSaint Peter Chrysologus (406-450) was a Bishop and Doctor of the Catholic Church. The New Advent website states that his piety and zeal for the faith won him universal admiration. ... discuss

  VIDEO HERE In a lengthy condemnation of Israeli settlement construction yesterday, Secretary of State John Kerry accused Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of hindering the peace proces ... discuss

The birth rate in California dropped to the lowest level ever recorded in 2016, a new report from the state Department of Finance found. The state birth rate of 12.42 births per 1,000 residents is clo ... discuss

As journalists and political pundits continue speculating about why Democrats lost so heavily in the election, one word keeps popping up – abortion. The Democratic Party adopted its most extreme, ou ... discuss

A couple of years ago, I reorganized my blogging schedule to be more intentional about how, when, and why I publish articles on my blog.  As a pastor, I want to use this blog to benefit to the churc ... discuss

For Bart Gingerich, a fellow with the Institute on Religion and Democracy and a student at Reformed Episcopal Seminary, becoming Anglican was an intellectual journey steeped in the thought of ancient ... discuss

We have seen how napping positively effects the brain in various ways. Not only does it boost brain power but it also stimulates the right side of the brain which is thought to “clean up” our brai ... discuss

If socialist, leftist cities like San Francisco, Chicago, New York, and a bunch of others nationwide, can pass Sanctuary City laws to harbor fugitive illegal aliens from federal law enforcement, then ... discuss

by George Barna: With less than one month to go before Donald Trump is inaugurated as President, the public is keenly aware of the preparatory activity in which he has engaged since being elected. F ... discuss

The UN has in essence declared war on both Judeo and Christian civilizations with the resolutions passed in the past few days. There will be more to come, both in the Middle East and here in the Unite ... discuss

LONDON (AP) — Ana Ivanovic is retiring from tennis at age 29, ending a career in which she was ranked No. 1 in 2008 but can no longer play at the highest level because of injuries. ... discuss

Today Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley signed into law the Fetal Organ Trafficking Ban. Right to Life of Michigan applauds Lt. Gov. Calley and the Michigan Legislature for taking action to pr ... discuss

Duccio di Buoninsegna. Maesta (front, predella): The Massacre of the Innocentsvia Wikipedia.Nor must we forget that our greatest happiness and our most authentic good are not always those which we dr ... discuss

When sex is stripped of its intimacy, or its possibility for future life, and becomes about what a person can get rather than give, it is no longer empowering or powerful. It has simply been reduced t ... discuss

. . . How Trump Can Reduce The Federal Workforce And Drain The Swampby Robert Romano: Republican presidential candidates the past many years have spoken of plans to reduce the federal workforce and r ... discuss

Dr. Thomas Sowellby Dr. Thomas Sowell: Any honest man, looking back on a very long life, must admit — even if only to himself — being a relic of a bygone era. Having lived long enough to have seen ... discuss

When I look back over a year that had run its course, especially what I read for that year, I sometimes experience disappointment because I didn't read as much as I had wanted to. This year is one of ... discuss

Piero della Francesca. St. John the Evangelist. c. 1465.In his extreme old age he continued to visit the churches of Asia. St. Jerome relates that when age and weakness grew upon him so that he was no ... discuss

A Doctor's Second Dead Patient, 1932In late December of 1932, 20-year-old schoolteacher Myrtle Gardner of Four Oaks, North Carolina checked into a Raleigh motel room with her brother-in-law, George ... discuss

“On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me, a partridge in a pear tree.”The period known as Christmastide begins with the Feast of the Nativity itself; specifically, with the evening ... discuss

All that we know about Stephen the Protomartyr (that is, the first martyr of the Christian Church) is found in chapters 6 and 7 of the Book of Acts.The early Christian congregations, like the Jewish s ... discuss

Despair, in other words, is only remedied through faith in Jesus Christ, “through whom we have now received reconciliation” with God (Rom 5:11). Even those united to Christ through faith c ... discuss

Families across the Christian world are gathering for Christmas even now, with caravans of cars and planeloads of passengers headed to hearth and home. Christmas comes once again, filled with the joy, ... discuss

French economist and political theorist Frederic Bastiat wrote in his 1850 treatise The Law that “When law and morality contradict each other, the citizen has the cruel alternative of either ... discuss

  Written by a resident of WA state. This is really a great letter. I am most impressed that the fellow that wrote it signed his name and address to it. And it came from a Democrat! He certainly ... discuss

The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols is a service of Christian worship celebrating the birth of Jesus that is traditionally followed at Christmas. The story of the fall of humanity, the promise of ... discuss

The idea of a “War on Christmas” has turned things like holiday greetings and decorations into potentially divisive political statements. People who believe Christmas is under attack point to incl ... discuss

by NRA-ILA: On Monday, Barack Obama’s Social Security Administration (SSA) issued the final version of a rule that will doom tens of thousands of law-abiding (and vulnerable) disability insurance a ... discuss

The Daily Show likes to pick on pro-lifers and conservatives, and they have not offered any peace from it this holiday season. In an effort to bash the in-coming Trump administration, the liberal come ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. I: Ordinary: 653 Proper of Seasons: 355 Psalter: Wednesday, Week IV, 1103 Christian Prayer: Ordinary: 689 Proper of Seasons: 128 Psalter: Wednesday, Week IV ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. I: Ordinary: 649 Proper of Seasons: 359 Psalter: Thursday, Week IV, 1118 Christian Prayer: Does not contain Office of Readings. Office of Readings for Thurs ... discuss

Vatican City, Dec 22, 2016 / 05:44 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a lengthy, in-depth speech to members of the Roman Curia Thursday, Pope Francis dug into what he said are the key guidelines of his ongoing r ... discuss

Angels Announcing the Birth of Christ to the Shepherds, Flinck, 1639.Fr. Charles IrvinSenior PriestDiocese of Lansing(Click here for today’s readings)Homily originally delivered in 2010Whi ... discuss

The Republicans along with the Democrats will have to address some sticky issues going forward. Something has to be done with the Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance Act (a.k.a. Social Securi ... discuss

President Obama made the following remarks in a recent NPR interview: “I’ve had to live through controversies like the notion that I was trying to kill Christmas. Right? Well, where’d that come ... discuss

John Lewis, Sheila Jackson Lee & Debbie Wasserman-Schultz were among the Democrat lawmakers who signedthe Pro-Abortion/Death letter.If President-Elect Donald Trump keeps his campaign promise ... discuss

by U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR): As a child during the Christmas season, I looked forward to joining my dad and my brother in the hunt for our family Christmas tree. We would go to my grandmother ... discuss

The House Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives has announced that it has made a total of 15 criminal referrals based on its investigation into the underground trade in aborted baby organs and ti ... discuss

If President-Elect Donald Trump keeps his campaign promises, he intends to defund Planned Parenthood, nominate pro-life justices to the Supreme Court, endorse the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection ... discuss

by Nick Cunningham: Oil prices are probably already high enough to spark a rebound in shale production.The IEA says that in the third quarter of 2016, the U.S. shale industry became cash flow neutral ... discuss

Lena Dunham became a trending topic on Twitter earlier this week after outrage erupted over her latest statement about abortion. On her latest podcast, Dunham said she “wishes” that she had had an ... discuss

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by Herman Cain: Much better than a negative status quo.A friend and financial consultant named Wes Moss recently described the upcoming administration of President-elect Donald Trump as "positive unc ... discuss

Question: "Are married couples required to abstain from sex during the fasts?"The short answer is "no." But a longer answer is necessary here.It is a pious custom for married couples to abstain from s ... discuss

Many, if not most, pro-lifers know the name Melissa Ohden. In addition to everything else she’s accomplished, Melissa has graciously written stories for NRL News Today and NRL News and has been a re ... discuss

Via Wikimedia, Ontario SnowfallIt's quite astonishing to me that I have the ability to commune regularly with the architect of time, space, matter, energy, and consciousness.  Dare I treat it as ... discuss

The Big Short: Missing the Most Important Part of the Story.   By Dr. Phil Taverna   It is a great fairy tale, but it is missing the foundation. I have written several times about this, but the ... discuss

Guest Post by David MartinWith the crisis of faith ever intensifying, it somehow has evaded the Catholic hierarchy that    the crux of the problem has been our casual and disparaging re ... discuss

by Dr. Victor Davis Hanson: He grasped that what voters cared about were the very issues politicos were disdainfully ignoring.The American middle classes, the Chinese, and Vladimir Putin have never b ... discuss

Copyright: Danica Clark PhotographyJust a quick post to let y'all (not on social media) know that the Will and Lina novels are either already on sale (When Two Worlds Collide) and will be going on sal ... discuss

A 3 1/2 inch floppy labeled,  "DOS 3.3 - backup";  O.S.2 Warp - a box full of disks that puts the O.S.2 program on to your harddrive; I gritted my teeth and tossed them out today. A Quicken ... discuss

   In 7th grade for my Christmas present, my Dad and Mom got me a backboard, a hoop and a basketball.  Dad attached the backboard and hoop to the garage  on Christmas Day and I beg ... discuss

     High School functions under a fairly rigid caste system; Rule 1) Seniors have nothing to do with freshman unless it's the quarterback of the football team flirting or dating the pr ... discuss

by Kerby Anderson, Contributing Author: This is Christmas week, and so I thought we might reflect on the hymn, “O Holy Night” by John Dwight.“O holy night! The stars are brightly shining. It is ... discuss

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December 18th, 2016“Matthew's Christmas Prepositions”Today we have the Nativity of Christ according to St. Matthew. It's shorter than the Luke account. We don't have all the details that Luke te ... discuss

  This poem seemed particularly apt for this election year, which has caused so much friction and harsh words between friends: Under the Holly Bough Charles MacKay Ye who have scorned each other, ... discuss

“When we put our minds long to the idea of Jesus being one hundred percent God and simultaneously one hundred percent man, they naturally feel overwhelmed. The orthodox doctrine of the Incarnati ... discuss

When I moved here over 30 years ago, this was a fabulous state. It had about half the population, the towns in the San Francisco Bay Area were actual separate towns, the highways carried the traffic p ... discuss

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. . . One of Trump's newest advisors unpacks the president-elect's historic victory at David Horowitz Freedom Center’s 2016 Restoration Weekend.Below are the video and a transcript to Monica Crowley ... discuss

Virginia legislators will consider a bill in January to ban abortions after 20 weeks, CBS19 News of Charlottesville reports. If passed, the bill known as the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act w ... discuss

A new idea for a T-shirt (same wording front and back).Since the word "abortion" no longer packs much punch, the more graphic expression "torn to pieces" has been used. (This is along the same lines a ... discuss

You may remember Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson, the faux “pro-life” Republican who refused to prosecute accused neck-twisting Houston abortionist Doug Karpen. She also later flipp ... discuss

Yesterday, in our incarnation series, I preached from Matthew 2:1-12.  As we’re mindful of the importance and significance of the incarnation, we are overjoyed with the truth that God became a ... discuss

Today's Entrance Antiphon (Introit) for the Fourth Sunday of Advent is also a popular hymn for the entire season, and is especially used as an antiphon during Vespers. It is also known as "The Advent ... discuss

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This article was published on December 15, 2016 by Mercatornet.Margaret SomervilleBy Margaret SomervilleExploring the connections that can be made among three very recent stories in the news, which at ... discuss

Back in April 2016, I read the little book, "Keep Your Greek: Strategies for Busy People" (Kindle Edition), written by Constantine R. Campbell (also see this).I immensely enjoyed this book and it ... discuss

When I first started this blog, on Christmas Day 2007, I had no idea that I would continue to be blogging nearly a decade later. I started to write because (at the time) there were no Catholic blogs t ... discuss

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Maybe you, like me, have seen the plethora of posts and articles about Macy's pulling support from Planned Parenthood. Here are just a few. Heartened by this news, I started doing some research so I c ... discuss

Wow. It's been two weeks since the last blog post. I don't think I've gone so long without writing a blog post since my father's death in 2009. If you're not following me on Twitter or any other socia ... discuss

A story set during World War II has great relevance to us today. It concerns a small Christian church in Germany immediately adjacent to a set of railroad tracks—whose ultimate destination was the d ... discuss

Anglosphere conceives of the abortion debate as something that primarily takes place in the twentieth century. There was virtually no debate that abortion was ever acceptable. If abortions did take pl ... discuss

"It was all a waste of time!" I said to myself in desperation. "Christina is isolating herself from the other girls, we waited all year for Camp, only to have her sideline herself, becoming obsessed w ... discuss

Question: "How do you find the time to do all the things we should do as Christians, with all the demands that today's world puts on us?"We have far more free time at our disposal than most people did ... discuss

"But choose some capable men from among the people—men who respect God, who can be trusted, and who will not change their decisions for money." ~ Exodus 18:21a The context of the above verse is ... discuss

Glanville WilliamsHow did we start down the road to Roe v. Wade anyway?In the 1940's and 1950's, abortion was generally opposed, and there wasn't a lot of outspoken support for it. There were abortion ... discuss

"Fools do not want to understand anything. They only want to tell others what they think." ~ Proverbs 18:2I have become like Peppermint Patty in the above picture every time I read/hear the left, ... discuss

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Tony Funderburk - The Rhyme and Reason Writer - Whimsical and logical content writer in Colorado Springs Easy Powerpoint Setup for your Church Many, maybe even most, churches are on board with PowerPo ... discuss

Tony Funderburk - The Rhyme and Reason Writer - Whimsical and logical content writer in Colorado Springs Do you trust alcoholic beverages to be safe? In 1920 the United States instituted the Eighteent ... discuss

Jean Echlin (85)A LETTER TO MY BABYMY BELOVED INFANT SON:Jean EchlinYou were born sixty years ago.In all the intervening time, I have never forgottenthe essence of your little being.You were a beautif ... discuss

On this date in 2001, my sweet daughter was born. Today marks her 15th birthday. For today’s Friday Flyer special birthday edition, some memories and thoughts about my girl. I have never known ... discuss

I recently saw the movie Arrival in my local theater. Some have been touting this movie as a pro-life movie, and one of the protagonists, Louise Banks (played by Amy Adams), as a pro-life ion. I'll be ... discuss

In Defenders of the Unborn, historian Daniel  K. Williams asks: why did the pro-life movement last so long, even as other social conservative movements faded away?The answer lies in the fact that ... discuss

The Church needs to review performance during the recent elections. Why Hillary won in New York, Massachussetts, California, New Jersey, Maryland and Washington, DC needs to be investigated and discu ... discuss

Elliott Erwitt/Magnum PhotosHere in the U.S., it isn't necessary to list the real and alleged flaws of the Castro regime. They're known to all. But why are so many people mourning the loss of this "ty ... discuss

A Clerihew that's no longer true - Fidel Castrospeaks Spanish like Franco.They have lots more in common, it’s said,except that Castro’s not yet dead.Pax et bonum ... discuss

The belief that life begins at conception is at the heart of the pro-life cause. But I'm amazed that virtually nobody has asked themselves how we came to believe in it. It's rather taken for granted.M ... discuss

Jackson, Mississippi's Abortion Queen Diane Derzis ~ The Queen of Mean ~ sashayed around her decaying empire and claimed Jesus is her savior during OSA's States of Refuge event coinciding with the 40t ... discuss

“Behold, I am sending you out as sheep in the midst of wolves, so be wise as serpents and innocent as doves." ~ Matthew 10:16The media, the media, the media, I have never seen such pearl c ... discuss

Self-Induced in Colorado, 1978On November 15, 1978, 18-year-old "Sharon" was admitted to the Denver General Hospital emergency room. She was suffering from nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain. Her ... discuss

"Do not be bitter or angry or mad. Never shout angrily or say things to hurt others. Never do anything evil.  Be kind and loving to each other, and forgive each other just as God forgave you ... discuss

Is it angry white people that changed the election and yielded the presidency to Donald Trump?  Maybe so, maybe so.  But it wasn't just white people.  It was Hispanics, black people, an ... discuss

Tank Man is the nickname of an unidentified man who stood in front of a column of tanks on June 5, 1989, the morning after the Chinese military had suppressed the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989 ... discuss

I have wasted a good portion of my life in a futile search for someone and/or something on this earth that I could truly believe in, someone and/or something that was real and true and honest. And I h ... discuss

So, the election happened. And boy was it a messy affair! Thanksgiving and Christmas are coming up soon. Red kettle season starts tomorrow. Things are ramping up for another successful year in the Sa ... discuss

No one will benefit in any way from Terri’s death. Take a stand! Bad laws are just that, they are bad laws, change them! Do the right thing. Allow Terri to continue to live. Don’t we have laws tha ... discuss

The following is a link to the "Florida Catholic" editorial concerning Terri Schiavo:http://www.thefloridacatholic.org/op-eds/2005/editorials2005/050304-terrischiavo.htmRead it yourself and form your ... discuss

© 2016 A. F. Branco, Liberty Alliance.As I watched ABC’s George Stephanopoulos and his crew of talking heads begin the autopsy on the election late Tuesday night, I felt some dark satisfaction. I h ... discuss

I’ve recently become a major fan of the History Channel show “Forged by Fire”.  It is a reality/game show where contestants compete to turn raw materials into finished knives thru the proce ... discuss

Trump is the fascist threat to free speech. Except that all he does to shut you down is insult you on Twitter and make idle boasts.  Whereas the Obama/Clinton progressives come after you:They wea ... discuss

If you ask someone where to find the Crucifixion mentioned in the Old testament, they'll probably go to Zechariah 12:10:“And I will pour out on the house of David and the inhabitants of Jerusalem a ... discuss

In 2013, my family sold all our stuff in America to embark on a life in The Philippines, the country of my husband's birth. That life was to be  committed to serving children in orphanages who ha ... discuss

* “Euthanasia for kids kicks off in Belgium” (Michael Cook, Mercator)* “Hollywood to Red State America: Drop Dead” (Christian Toto, Hollywood In Toto)* “Obama Admin Says You’re ‘Racist a ... discuss

-- In my experience, there are three areas where people consistently feel exceedingly pleased with themselves, regardless of justification: (1) driving; (2) in bed; (3) performing field sobriety tests ... discuss

By Don DeMarco, Ph. D. Wherever there is a movement, there are sure to be extremists. Environmentalism offers us a case in point. Perhaps the most outlandish of the environmentalist extremist groups i ... discuss

By Catherine Mendenhall-Baugh My sister Mary happens to own two beautiful paintings of Mother Teresa, painted by a friend and given to her many years ago. After a recent visit to her home, I mentioned ... discuss

As the Guardian reports,Turkey has recalled its ambassador from Berlin after German MPs approved a motion describing the massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a century ago as genocide – a decisio ... discuss

1 Peter 2:9 But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. ... discuss

Paul, the former anti-Christian oppressor, had an vision of Jesus Christ that completely changed him. He became a pro-Christ evangelist. He wrote half of the Christian scripture. He applied his deep s ... discuss

The following is a 2004 message from Pastor Gary C. Price at Omega Ministries."For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to t ... discuss

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by Franklin Graham – For some time now, I’ve been warning about the coming storm of religious persecution and oppression in America. Over the course of the past year, I’ve become inc ... discuss

You probably missed it. Pat Caddell was on Fox Business recently saying the election is shaping up to be a potential landslide like 1980. In an era where half of Americans were born after Ronald Reaga ... discuss

Well, the campaign that seems to have lasted forever is finally coming to a conclusion. From a herd of seventeen Republican candidates and four Democratic candidates (recall Martin O'Malley and Jim We ... discuss

Well, it finally happened. I made it Mass! Can you hear the angelic choir singing? I can. Oh wait, that was the choir at the High Mass I attended Sunday night. lol. I must admit that I so desperately ... discuss




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