Topic: pastors

2 Corinthians 8 "8 And now, brothers and sisters, we want you to know about the grace that God has given the Macedonian churches. 2 In the midst of a very severe trial, their overflowing joy ... discuss

Here are a few new Kindle deals: Spurgeon’s Calvinism by Stephen McCaskell ($2.99); Visit the Sick, Prepare Them to Shepherd, & Conduct Gospel-Centered Funerals by Brian Croft ($2.9 ... discuss

On October 31, 1517 an Augustinian monk named Martin Luther nailed a document to the door at the Wittenburg Church. His document, known as Ninety-Five Theses, was an invitation to discuss and debat ... 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

I understand what this nurse is saying when she talks about the science, and stresses that you cannot get Ebola from somebody who isn’t displaying symptoms yet.  But what she (and other officia ... discuss

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By Marissa Poulson, Senior Web Writer This is what happens when Christians stand together. Houston Mayor Annise Parker decided today to withdraw the subpoena of sermons and other communications belon ... discuss

Contact: Matthew Faraci, Faith Driven Consumer, 919-645-0771, matthew@faithdrivenconsumer.com RALEIGH, N.C., October 29, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Faith Driven Consumer, the group that emerged ... discuss

The mayor says the subpoenas were “legal, valid, and appropriate,” but is withdrawing them anyway. No, they are not legal, valid, and appropriate. They requested irrelevant and privilege ... discuss

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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

HOUSTON, TEXAS., October 28, 2014 -- On Sunday, November 2, Family Research Council (FRC) will host a nationwide, live simulcast event from Grace Community Church in Houston, Texas. Called "I Stand Su ... discuss

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Contact: Rev. Patrick J. Mahoney, 540-538-4741HOUSTON, Oct. 29, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Today Houston Mayor Annise Parker announced she has directed her legal team to drop the subpoenas of city p ... discuss

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 “Say So” to the Children, Say No to Abortion By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Editor’s note. This first appeared in the October digital ... discuss

by Hans Johnson The Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) was passed by the city council in June, which would allow men and women to use any gender of public restroom with which they most identify. ( ... discuss

Fr. Z.  in trying to wrap his head around Pope Francis' thinking, invokes South American journalist Alejandro Bermudez  of CNA to explain one of the pope's key concepts, the p ... discuss

by Kelsey Harkness, The Daily Signal, Heritage Foundation: Perform same-sex wedding ceremonies or pay tens of thousands of dollars in fines and spend months behind bars. That’s the choice their ... discuss

By TITO EDWARDS | Syria: A 17-year-old Christian Boy Has Been Crucified by Shane Raynor - BigPulpit.com City of Houston Gay Mayor Using City Powers to Intimidate Pastors – Joe Carter, Pow ... discuss

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Contact:  Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741 HOUSTON, Oct. 27, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ --The City of Houston has demanded pastors turn over all their speeches, presentations and other materials r ... discuss

Contact: Marilyn Scott, 972-983-9372 MOBILE, Ala., Oct. 27, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The typical Christian wants to hear from God, but the vast majority of believers don't know how. A common ques ... discuss

Contact: Rev. Pat Mahoney, 540-538-4741; Rev. Rob Schenck, 202-656-1252HOUSTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- A seven-member delegation of clergy representing different denominations and inc ... discuss

The vigil will be at 11:00 A.M.Contact:  Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741HOUSTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The group wants to stand in solidarity with local Houston pastors and also ... discuss

By Micah Carter When it comes to the translation of God’s Word, we live in an unprecedented time in human history. In the last 40 years, English-speaking Bible readers have benefit ... discuss

Today I am continuing my series on productivity, and I am going to start with a short recap. I began the series by explaining what productivity is and why it matters [Part 1], then had you loo ... discuss

By Marissa Poulson, Senior Web Writer The fight for America’s pulpits just got real. Last week, five Houston pastors were issued subpoenas by attorneys for the City of Houston. The city demande ... discuss

Contact:  Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741 HOUSTON, Oct. 27, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ --The City of Houston has demanded pastors turn over all their speeches, presentations and other materials r ... discuss

Contact: Marilyn Scott, 972-983-9372 MOBILE, Ala., Oct. 27, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The typical Christian wants to hear from God, but the vast majority of believers don't know how. A common ques ... discuss

Contact:  Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741HOUSTON, Oct. 26, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The City of Houston has demanded pastors turn over all their speeches, presentations and other materials r ... discuss

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Contact: Stacy M. Swimp, 313-848-7569, info@nationalclc.org DETROIT, Oct. 24, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Hundreds of Michigan Pastors and Christian leaders gathered on the steps on the State Capi ... discuss

Contact:  Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741HOUSTON, Oct. 26, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The City of Houston has demanded pastors turn over all their speeches, presentations and other materials r ... discuss

Dr, Chuck Baldwinby Dr. Chuck Baldwin: Thomas Jefferson rightly noted that big cities are the “bane” of freedom. And in a letter to James Madison, Jefferson wrote, “When we get piled upon one an ... discuss

You may have heard the news about a ninety-five year old little wedding chapel called The Hitching Post in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Owned and operated for twenty-five years by two ordained Christian m ... discuss

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30th Anniversary of the Unregistered Baptist Fellowship Meeting at Victory Baptist Church PADUCAH, Ky., Oct. 20-22, 2014 Contact: Dr. Wiley S. Drake, 714-865-8132; Dr. Greg J. Dixon, 317-414-3478 P ... discuss

Contact: Stacy M. Swimp, 313-848-7569, info@nationalclc.org DETROIT, Oct. 24, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Hundreds of Michigan Pastors and Christian leaders gathered on the steps on the State Capi ... discuss

I guess I don't understand all the hubbub. Why are Houston's pastors objecting to turning over their sermons to the government? Haven't they told all of us to “obey the authorities?” Doesn't Ro ... discuss

30th Anniversary of the Unregistered Baptist Fellowship Meeting at Victory Baptist Church PADUCAH, Ky., Oct. 20-22, 2014 Contact: Dr. Wiley S. Drake, 714-865-8132; Dr. Greg J. Dixon, 317-414-3478 P ... discuss

Last week I told you that Houstons Mayor, Annise Parker, demanded to see the sermons of a group of five pastors and threatened them with a subpoena. Why? Because the pastors had objected to a new so-c ... 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

A regulatory change in California has placed abortion in the category of ‘basic health services’ all insurance plans must cover. Even those churches buy.by Casey Mattox, The Federalist: For the pa ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. IV: Ordinary: 632 Psalter: Wednesday, Week I, 722 Common of Pastors: 1769 Christian Prayer: Ordinary: 694 Psalter: Wednesday, Week I, 743 Common of Pastors: ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. IV: Ordinary: 615 Psalter: Wednesday, Week I, 708 Common of Pastors: 1748 (verse before first reading) Proper of Seasons: 419 (first reading)Note: Second re ... discuss

It is now beyond question that Christianity is under direct assault in the culture war. “The city of Houston has issued subpoenas demanding a group of pastors turn over any sermons dealing with homo ... 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

Brethren: Peace be with you.Houston Mayor Annise ParkerAs you may be aware from numerous newsfeeds, Ms. Annise Parker (@AnniseParker) is using her powers as a mayor to intimidate and bu ... discuss

...and her crusade against the free speech rights of pastors.Houston, We Have a (1st Amendment) Problem!Interesting that liberals never mind political action by democrats in churches, but if you dare ... discuss

Last week the mayor of Houston enraged many Christians when the city subpoenaed the sermons of some Houston area pastors. This got me to thinking…Suppose you wake up tomorrow morning, walk downstair ... discuss

I am in the enjoyable position of receiving copies of most of the latest and greatest Christian books. It has been too long since I’ve sorted through the piles and to tell you which of t ... discuss

Kerby Andersonby Kerby Anderson, Point of View: Christians depend on their pastors for spiritual guidance. But if they are looking for guidance in how to think about cultural and political issues, m ... discuss

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Ken Balckwellby Ken Blackwell, Contribution Author: Tavis Smiley raised a lot of eyebrows this weekend when he spoke on ABC-TV’s “This Week” news show, hosted by George Stephanopoulos. Smiley ... discuss

I know it’s not something many are willing to believe. Even for those who generously support the work of Alliance Defending Freedom, who’ve heard our many warnings through the years about the thr ... discuss

Kindle collectors will want to know that Zondervan has some amazing deals on reference books. They include volumes in the excellent ZECNT series: Galatians by Thomas Schreiner ($7.99); Matthew ... 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

The groups shared their concerns in a letter sent to the MayorContact: Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741WASHINGTON, Oct. 19, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The City of Houston has demanded pastors tur ... discuss

Faith Driven Consumer's grassroots effort supporting Houston's pastors--despite initially being blocked by Twitter after it launched last Thursday--continues to gain momentum as leaders around the nat ... discuss

FOUNDATION FOR MORAL LAW OFFERS TO DEFEND HOUSTON PASTORS MONTGOMERY: Kayla Moore, President of the Montgomery-based Foundation for Moral Law, denounced the attempt by lesbian Houston, TX Mayor Ann ... discuss

By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton Never in my wildest nightmares would I have believed this could happen in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, where I lived for five years until recently and where I spent part of ... discuss

They said it would never happen. Same-sex marriage has been legal in Idaho for all of 2 days, and two ministers already face jail and fines for declining to perform a same-sex wedding ceremony. Donal ... discuss

FOUNDATION FOR MORAL LAW OFFERS TO DEFEND HOUSTON PASTORS MONTGOMERY: Kayla Moore, President of the Montgomery-based Foundation for Moral Law, denounced the attempt by lesbian Houston, TX Mayor Ann ... discuss

As if the over-stepping Houston major’s office subpoenaing sermons and other private communications of pastors wasn’t enough, we now receive news of two elderly ministers being told by cit ... discuss

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Boise. Idaho, Oct 20, 2014 / 12:28 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Two Christian ministers in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, could face legal punishment or be forced to sell their nearly 100-year-old wedding chapel ... 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

The groups shared their concerns in a letter sent to the MayorContact: Rev. Patrick Mahoney, 540-538-4741WASHINGTON, Oct. 19, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The City of Houston has demanded pastors tur ... discuss

Faith Driven Consumer's grassroots effort supporting Houston's pastors--despite initially being blocked by Twitter after it launched last Thursday--continues to gain momentum as leaders around the nat ... discuss

The Synod on the Family of 2014 was like a big family fight. Prima facie, it appeared to be a big, divisive mess. Fortunately, we are only at the half-way point, and there is time for some regrouping ... discuss

The Christian Broadcasting Network: Texas U.S . Senator Cruz speaks out against Houston mayor and city official on their effort to silence the church by demanding copies of sermons regarding oppositio ... 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

Ted Cruz stands up for pastors in Houston ... discuss

Can't find a source more official than Raymond Arroyo's Facebook page yet, but it seems Cardinal Burke (who was quoted in the press saying it was high time for the Holy Father to clarify Church t ... 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

Dear Johnboy,Forget WWJD, you need to figure out WWJH, Who Would Jesus Hate. Because there are some verses in the Bible, Old and New Testaments, that declare God's hatred for some people. In fact Jesu ... discuss

It has been a good week for the Kindle bargain hunters, but I’ve got just two new ones to close out the week: The Dangers of a Shallow Faith by A.W. Tozer is $1.99 while John Stott’ ... discuss

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CitizenLink Team:  Take Action: The mayor of Houston is demanding that some local preachers hand over their sermon notes, emails, text messages and more. Send her a note through our Action Center ... 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

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Recent events have brought to mind a scene from one of my favorite movies of all time.The Shoes of the Fisherman is a 1968 American film drama, based on the 1963 novel of the same name by the Australi ... 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

  Houston Chronicle – Johnny Hanson A recently-passed ordinance in the city of Houston which would allow all people dressed in women’s clothing, regardless of gender, to have access t ... discuss

By: Arlen Williams Gulag Bound “#4Huston5″ is what some of us are using now in Twitter. “#HustonWeHaveAProblem” is what Twitter was blocking, something exposed in the following ... discuss

Family Research Counsel Update: Houston is home to one of NASA's most sophisticated space centers -- but even it would have trouble finding signs of intelligence in the local Mayor's office. The c ... 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

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

The following is an email I received from Mike Huckabee regarding the shenanigans going on in bowels of that decadentopolis, Houston, Texas, where the lesbian mayor has essentially declared war on the ... discuss

By CNA/EWTN NEWS | HOUSTON — City officials in Houston have filed a subpoena against local pastors over a lawsuit regarding a bill that would do away with sex-assigned restrooms. After ci ... discuss

By: Arlen Williams Gulag Bound As America’s charter, our Declaration of Independence does declare, our nation is founded upon self-evident truth. That is a necessary condition for a people sover ... discuss

After the uproar over Houston pastors being required to turn over all sermons dealing with any aspect of the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (which Eric Metaxas will be talking about tomorrow on BreakP ... discuss

Houston is home to one of NASA's most sophisticated space centers -- but even it would have trouble finding signs of intelligence in the local Mayor's office. The city's highest official is blowing pa ... discuss

Contact: Rev. CJ Conner, 715-651-0946 ST PAUL, Minn., Oct. 16, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- "The 5 Houston Pastors subpoenaed to turn over their sermons and communications with parishioners are on t ... discuss

Houston, Texas, Oct 16, 2014 / 12:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- City officials in Houston have filed a subpoena against local pastors over a lawsuit regarding a bill that would do away with sex-assigned res ... discuss

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Dallas, Texas, Oct 15, 2014 / 05:10 pm (CNA).- Catholics in Texas are praying for the two nurses infected with Ebola, one of whom is a devout Catholic in communication with a priest. “It is wit ... discuss

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After famously blocking Faith Driven Consumer's #IStandWithPhil campaign earlier this year, Twitter is back at it again blocking the group's new petition drive #HoustonWeHaveAProblem at HoustonProble ... discuss

By Emily Conley, Social Content Editor Actually, Houston, we have several problems: The city of Houston passed a law that would allow members of the opposite sex to use each other’s restrooms, in t ... discuss

Faith Driven Consumer the group behind the #IStandWithPhil movement which played a leading role in Phil Robertson's return to Duck Dynasty is now organizing its community in support of a group of Ho ... 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

Here’s something the pro-abortion media won’t want to hear: the risks the pro-life movement will take to defend the defenseless and speak for the voiceless. On Tuesday, Oct. 14, pro-life advoc ... discuss

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

When it comes to illegal surveillance, it looks like the NSA has some competition. In a story that's making Texans' heads spin, the Houston P.C. police -- the same Council that passed an LGBT ordinan ... discuss

Houston subpoenas local pastors for their sermons « Hot Air div> ... 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

We can no longer remain silent. We must stand together – because one day – the government might come for your pastor. This is a GAY mayor and if you didn’t know, THIS HAS NEVER BEEN DONE ... discuss

By Matthew Archbold | The Pulpit police have been activated. The city of Houston has issued subpoenas ordering a number of pastors to hand over any recent sermons that might have touched on the ... discuss

“The city of Houston has issued subpoenas demanding a group of pastors turn over any sermons dealing with homosexuality, gender identity or Annise Parker, the city’s first openly lesbian mayor ... discuss

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This is an interim report from a synod called to study how the Church can address many of the social issues raised in modern secular societies. It isn't a change in doctrine. It reflects rather a conv ... discuss

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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

The Gospel–Sandwich Sermon. This kind of sermon has a three–part outline: Law, Gospel, Law—a slice of Gospel between two slices of Law. The Gospel Sandwich was popularized by Billy Graham and ot ... discuss

About 10 years ago when yours truly left California for Texas the Golden State was recovering from the administration of Gray Davis, who had been labeled in some media as the state’s first coin oper ... discuss

Contact: Kate Mandelin, Ripple Effect Communications, 310-590-7277, Contact@RippleEffectManagement.com LOS ANGELES, Oct. 7, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- In what is becoming the most 'intriguing Bibl ... discuss

Pastors available for comment all weekend: Rev. Dietra Wise-Baker, Liberation Christian Church speaker at Saturday morning's march, 314-517-9728, revdwise@yahoo.com Rev. Mary Gene Boteler, Second ... discuss

Pastors available for comment all weekend: Rev. Dietra Wise-Baker, Liberation Christian Church speaker at Saturday morning's march, 314-517-9728, revdwise@yahoo.com Rev. Mary Gene Boteler, Second ... discuss

More than 1,800 pastors in all 50 states plus Puerto Rico have participated so far in the Alliance Defending Freedom seventh annual Pulpit Freedom Sunday event, which began this year on Oct. 5. Of tho ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you.As the Extraordinary Synod of Bishops focusing on the state of the family continues in Rome, we would do well to remember that the Synod is an exercise of the ordinary Magi ... discuss

Click here to subscribe to the Social Conservative Review. Dear Friends, In his lecture yesterday at FRC, "Renaissance: The Power of the Christian Gospel However Dark the Times," renowned scholar Dr. ... discuss

Once again, Archbishop Salvatore 'Rino' Fisichella (pictured, right), President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting the New Evangelization, employs a false understanding of conscience to justify a ... discuss

English statesman, scholastic philosopher, theologian and bishop of Lincoln, was born of humble parents at Stradbroke in Suffolk. A.C. Crombie calls him "the real founder of the tradition of scientifi ... discuss

  Welcoming the Black Madonna at Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church in Anaheim, CA Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church, a large and beautiful church established in 1969 in Anaheim, Califor ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you.I am sharing with you the following statement by the Catholic bishops of Virginia:Statement by Bishop Paul S. Loverde and Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzoOn Supreme Court Refusa ... discuss

Contact: Kate Mandelin, Ripple Effect Communications, 310-590-7277, Contact@RippleEffectManagement.com LOS ANGELES, Oct. 7, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- In what is becoming the most 'intriguing Bibl ... discuss

The Vindication of Antonin Scalia - Here’s Al Mohler on yesterday’s news from the Supreme Court: “A giant milestone in the moral revolution passed today when the U.S. Supreme Cou ... discuss

Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct 7, 2014 / 12:24 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Evangelization will be carried out by bringing beauty to Catholic culture and liturgy, Bishop James Conley of Lincoln told a group of ... discuss

"Likewise, ye wives, be in subjection to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the word, they also may without the word be won by the conversation of the wives; While they behold your chaste conver ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 6, 2014 / 05:34 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The family is not an outdated model, and Catholics should defend it from the sins that call into question and often destroy the traditional famil ... discuss

“When you said, Seek you my face; my heart said to you, Your face, LORD, will I seek.”  AKJV (Read these scriptures and more at http://prayerpivot.com.)  Ephesians 1:18   “For ... discuss

Our staff of highly-qualified pastors, professors, and theologians reads and summarizes 1 – 2 books every week and will give you the 7-10 page book summaries so that you can learn the main ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 5, 2014 / 01:55 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- “In order for the family to proceed well, with faith and hope,” said Pope Francis to crowds in St. Peter's Square for the weekly Ange ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 5, 2014 / 08:48 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The work of the Synod on the Family is more than a discussion of ideals or a show of intelligence, but a means of realizing the Lord's plan throu ... discuss

by Shawn Carney, 40 Days for Life:   eve Karlen knows cold weather. Before he joined the 40 Days for Life team as our North American outreach director, Steve led multiple campaigns in Madison, W ... discuss

“When you said, Seek you my face; my heart said to you, Your face, LORD, will I seek.”  AKJV (Read these scriptures and more at http://prayerpivot.com.)  Ephesians 1:18   “For ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Oct 3, 2014 / 05:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Transitional deacons ordained this week in St. Peter’s Basilica shared their experience of overwhelming joy in serving God, which stems from ... discuss

“Family and future of Europa” is the theme of the plenary assembly underway at the Council of European Episcopal Conferences. This morning Pope Francis received 70 of its members, to whom ... discuss

Most churches in America have fewer than 75 members. My guess is that most churches in Canada are even smaller. Small churches are necessarily limited in much of what they can do and what they ... discuss

Vatican City, Oct 2, 2014 / 05:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As the media centers upon the question of whether the Church will change its teaching regarding reception of the Eucharist by those living in com ... discuss

There are few words more formal than inauguration and few occasions that can compare to the beginning of something so recognizably important as this – the ceremonial installation of the Reverend Doc ... discuss

Steve Karlen knows cold weather. Before he joined the 40 Days for Life team as our North American outreach director, Steve led multiple campaigns in Madison, Wisconsin. He also orchestrated wintertime ... discuss

Eric Scheidler and his six daughters in 2007 Yesterday the American Academy of Pediatrics issued a new recommendation [PDF] that physicians promote the progestin implant and the intrauterine device ... discuss

Even the most casual observer of current trends in American society must be aware that the current cultural and political infatuation with carving out special protections and privileges for those in ... discuss

An inexpensive, user-friendly resource is being released by Canada's bishops, designed to help families and pastors as they plan the funeral liturgies for their loved ones. In conjunction with the l ... discuss

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2014 – CONTACT: Krista Thomas at 540-622-5270 – kthomas@hli.org – www.hli.org FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – Following is a statement from Father Shenan J. ... discuss

American pastors are abandoning their posts, left and right, and at an alarming rate. They are not leaving their church and getting other jobs. Congregations still pay their salaries. Their names rema ... discuss

The following is taken from the recent SSPX Newsletter.  Let us join our prayers for this intention:Approaching rapidly is the October 2014 Extraordinary Meeting of the Synod of Bishops: “Past ... discuss

Read the entire article before you react.*** (Reuters) - Pope Francis has dismissed a Paraguayan bishop accused of protecting a priest suspected of sexually abusing young people, the Vatican said on T ... discuss

In my day job, I work as a nanny for three adorable children. The brother-sister twins are almost a year and a half, and their older brother, Sam, is four. I’ve learned some things that I more or le ... discuss

Western society is currently experiencing what can only be described as a moral revolution. Our society’s moral code and collective ethical evaluation on a particular issue has undergone not small a ... discuss

“Can you love your neighbor as yourself, and at the same time knee him in the face as hard as you can?” The question was posed to a camera in the documentary Fight Church. The film takes a ... discuss

Volume 2 of Allen Ross’s superb commentary on Psalms does not disappoint. It matches the excellence of his first volume, which I previously reviewed. Ross distills the insights of decades of re ... discuss

The evangelical world, joined by no shortage of secular observers, has been abuzz about the latest soundbite of note from the Pastors Osteen — this time offered by Victoria Osteen as her husband ... discuss

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This week I realized that my capacity for empathy is greatest when those who are hurting are the farthest removed from me. My sense of empathy can be debilitating at times. The murder of Michael Brown ... discuss

In a recent 2-year study by George Barna, it was found that while nearly 90% of all American pastors believe that the Bible provides specific answers to the myriad issues challenging us today, only 10 ... discuss

Many times, the Church paints an image of Jesus that is effeminate, weak, defeated, and docile; begging to be received by sinners.  Yet Scripture paints a different picture. It shows a God who is ... discuss

9 August AD 1976 Lutheran pastor and theologian Hermann Otto Erich Sasse was born on 17 July 1895 at Sonnewalde, Lower Lusatia (Lausitz), Germany. He was the eldest of five children born to pharmacis ... discuss

There's all kinds of stuff all over the internet regarding the suicide of Braxton Caner following his conversations with J.D. Hall. Unfortunately, I'm not incredibly surprised this kind of thing happe ... discuss

We, in modern America, if anything have too much food. You learn this in a new way when you go to places like Singapore where the portions are smaller – you know, normal sized. But in super-sized ... discuss

Called and Caught by JesusYou know, I've been a pastor 15 years now. And in one sense I figure I know what I'm doing. I'm familiar with the liturgy, I can preach a passable sermon. I can give a dec ... discuss

Believe me when I tell you that attempting to reply to Justin Edwards' hit pieces about abolitionism has been a trying affair, but we nevertheless find ourselves at the end, as today we will answer ... discuss

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the Manhattan Church of Holy Innocents, which is on the potential list of Catholic church closings to be announced in September. In a move to combat the potential ... discuss

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In a recent post titled Evil as Entertainment, Reformed blogger Tim Challies takes certain watchblogs to task for harping on evil so much that they neglect to point out what is good and true. He feel ... discuss

Nativity of St. John the Baptist, transferred (June 22, 2014) St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church Laramie, Wyoming Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn (Luke 1:57–80) Farewell Service for Pastor Marcus Zill TI ... discuss

  Five characteristics of child sex offenders- we need to know these things to protect our kids.  Send the link to your minister, elders, church leadership, Bible class teachers, fellow parents. ... discuss

Question: "What does it mean to “trust the bishop”? In Orthodoxy, the bishop is the central figure in the church. The priest is the bishop’s assistant, carrying out his will, and the people are ... discuss

Pastor’s Letter is the culmination of 2 years work, recording Pastors, Priests, a Rabbi and other church and Christian leadership in their call to faithful leadership everywhere to rise to the c ... discuss

Pastor’s Letter is the culmination of 2 years work, recording Pastors, Priests, a Rabbi and other church and Christian leadership in their call to faithful leadership everywhere to rise ... discuss

Which one is the Real Catholic™?The Circular Catholic Firing Squad found more bullets this last week. *sigh* It appears that a Popular Catholic Blogger (whom I will not identify) called BS in the co ... discuss

Justin Edwards has recently written a set of articles against us (and Russell Hunter in particular), claiming that "our teaching is deceptive" and that by it we put "the Body of Christ in imminent dan ... discuss

Father Justin WylieFather Justin Wylie is a priest from South Africa who is an Attaché of the Holy See to the United Nations. I have personally met him and attended Masses in which he has been the c ... discuss

“A culture of stalwart respectability builds an impenetrable wall against truth-telling. In most mainline churches people drop out, at least for a while, when life gets messy. An impending divor ... discuss

Today I'm previewing a DVD, \"American Jesus, \" which shows the response of many Christian groups to the culture--from rodeo pastors, to surfers, to bikers, former porn stars, reaction to materialism ... discuss

Claims of abortions demands by Catholics don’t give a balanced journalistic view on Vatican surveysToday’s reporting about Catholics asserting their right to self determination on Church d ... discuss

SermonSt. Paul Lutheran Church, Havelock, NCThe Third Sunday of EasterLuke 24:13-35The Road to Emmaus. One of those Bible stories that captures our imagination. It actually happened ON Easter Sunday ... discuss

he King James Version of the Bible is the most widely known and respected English translation of the Bible in the world today. It has been spread around the entire globe, and withstood the test of ti ... discuss

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Lent 5Zion Lutheran Church, Marengo, ILEzekiel 37:1-14Lent is a good time to think about death. As good a time as any. It's a topic every man must face sooner or later. A topic we like to put away ... discuss

When I first moved to Wisconsin, there was a small group of women whom I lovingly called “the peanut gallery.” In their 70s and early 80s at the time, they were the ones who were at every event. ... discuss

KISSIMMEE, Florida (www.forerunner.com) – Almost 200 Osceola physicians, pastors and community leaders packed a 3-1/2 hour open microphone forum at Kissimmee City Commission meeting on Tuesday ... discuss

"I am meeting with you for the first time...."The juridical dimension and the pastoral dimension of the Church’s ministry do not stand in opposition, for they both contribute to realizing the Church ... discuss

Image courtesy Mail&Guardian Once again, it is the moron silly season here in South Africa. Which means that we are in election season. Parties ... discuss

A pro-life friend from Michigan heard a pastor on the radio defending legalized abortion. I've heard all sorts of Biblical arguments made to try and defend abortion, but this one was especially bizarr ... discuss

The following excellent article is from Rolley Haggard, a feature writer for BreakPoint.   From Auschwitz to ChurchwitzFor Millions, Our Steeples Are SmokestacksBy Rolley HaggardReturning ho ... discuss

The Southern Baptist Convention plans to host a summit about human sexuality and its relation to the Gospel in order to equip pastors and church leaders to speak about related issues within their own ... discuss

He is a former high school basketball star who set records at his school and in the state of Indiana. Looking forward to his sophomore year playing for Hope College, he pushed himself to stay in peak ... discuss

A few years after I had left the ministry, a co-worker came and asked if I wouldn’t mind talking and praying for her friend who was going through a challenging time. I wasn’t a pastor any longer ... discuss

A group of influential Christian theologians and pastors announced on Wednesday their support of businesses like Hobby Lobby who are fighting against  the HHS contraception mandate. In a 46-page ami ... discuss

A group of influential Christian theologians and pastors announced on Wednesday their support of businesses like Hobby Lobby who are fighting against the HHS contraception mandate. In a 46-page amicus ... discuss

From Tony Perkins' Washington Update: "In addition to hearing from local pastors who are part of a local council FRC helped launch last year, like Pastor Luis Rodriguez and Rev. Tony Martinez, the pas ... discuss

Pastor Greg Laurie was in Dallas, Texas, earlier this week to announce the selection of the city to host Harvest America 2014. In his speech to officially launch the crusade, Laurie told local pastors ... discuss

The crew of TV channel “Russia Today” is going to go to Nairobi, Kenya together with Gennadiy Mokhnenko’s team, pastor of the “Church of “Good Changes” in Mariupol, reports Christian Teleg ... discuss

After banners proclaiming, "Allah is Great, Jesus is the son of Allah" were placed outside five Malaysian churches without the consent of the pastors, one of the churches was attacked with ... Origina ... discuss

As I have been traveling the world teaching on the kingdom of God in many large Christian leadership conferences, I have noticed something of great concern to me. Since many pastors in Latin America, ... discuss

A group of pastors is putting their freedom on the line to bring attention to the plight of Saeed Abedini, a U.S. pastor sentenced to eight years in one of Iran's most brutal prisons for his Christian ... discuss




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