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The final report of last October's family synod at the Vatican is seriously flawed and contains grave omissions which represent a serious danger to our families, to the sanctity of human life, and to ... discuss

Today is the 11th anniversary of my first post on Catholic Fire! Thank you for reading Catholic Fire and for your comments here. This is the busy time of the year when people aren't visiting here too ... discuss

President Obama’s decision to move toward normalized relations with Cuba has caused an array of responses, most of them pretty predictable. As a conservative non-interventionist, I support Obama’s ... discuss

In 1984, six days before Christmas, my husband, my 9 months pregnant self, and our 20 month old went out for dinner at a Mexican restaurant.  The 20 month old spiked a temp and was pulling at her ear ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Dec 19, 2014 / 03:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- “To communicate is to unify” is the first of the “Ten Words of Communication” that Fr. Federico Lombardi, director of the ... discuss

Earlier this month, Australia was rocked by a rare episode of terrorism when a hostage siege in Sydney came to an end after police rescued hostages from a local cafe. Tori Johnson, 34, and Katrina Daw ... discuss

On Tuesday, January 13, 2015, Arkansans will celebrate "A New Day in Arkansas" when Republican Asa Hutchinson is sworn in as Governor and Republicans are sworn for "every" Constitutional Office in Ark ... discuss

JERUSALEM – His Beatitude Fouad Twal gave his Christmas message through his Vicar in Jerusalem and Palestine, Bishop William Shomali, during the press conference which was held this Thursday, ... discuss

On Sunday October 12th, Holy Rosary Church located in Cleveland, Ohio, offered “An Afternoon of Prayerful Remembrance & Intercession.\" It was reverent, beautiful and powerful! The inspiration to of ... discuss

by Kelli Notice that both abortion stories share this same, perverse theme: abortion is a way to “save” my child. Also notice that both women were using birth control and still wound up pregnant. ... discuss

(LiveActionNews) — When Nalida Besson was pregnant with her third child, she was told to abort. It seemed some people, including her midwife, didn’t think Nalida could handle a third child, es ... discuss

I did not go to the theater to watch the first two hobbit movies with the rest of my family for various reasons.  For one thing, whenever the rest of the family goes to the theater at the same time, ... discuss

Pork Onion Apple Stew Serves 8 I cut this out of a magazine in 1982, the year we were married. I think it’s the November, 1982 issue of Woman’s Day, but I am not positive.  Originally, th ... discuss

This is terrible….just awful. Fausta’s Blog and Babalu Blog have the details. Here’s the truth via Val Prieto: So the Obama administration traded 3 spies implicated in the murder o ... discuss

Vatican City, Dec 17, 2014 / 12:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As inmates are moved by a letter Pope Francis has sent to the prison of a small town in central Italy, the news broke that a man serving a life ... discuss

Yesterday, I did a brief, over-the-phone radio interview with NPR. I’m not sure when the segment will air, but they wanted my take on the 1-in-3 campaign—which is the latest effort to con ... discuss

Yesterday, I did a brief, over-the-phone radio interview with NPR. I’m not sure when the segment will air, but they wanted my take on the 1-in-3 campaign—which is the latest effort to con ... discuss

Christians who love the Bible, should love biblical theology. More than any other discipline, biblical theology has the power to take the student on an exciting journey into the overall meaning of the ... discuss

"The overwhelmingly positive report also promised to value their "feminine genius" more, while gently suggesting ways to serve the church faithfully and survive amid a steep drop in their numbers. It ... discuss

by Kelli “People influence others with regard to all manner of things. In this situation, people who are supportive [of legal abortion] are hearing one thing, and people who are opposed to abor ... discuss

An excellent piece by Beth Daley from the New England Center for Investigative Reporting called “Overused and Misunderstood” is a must read. It is about the new non-invasive prenatal scree ... discuss

The following commentary written by a leader of the Ohio Liberty Movement and the Portage County Tea Party was emailed to me over the weekend. Tom Zawistowski is a fervent patriot who wants ... discuss

Vienna, Dec 16, 2014 / 02:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- At a meeting on the impact of nuclear arms last week, the Holy See complained that institutions have not found the proper solution to address the nucl ... discuss

by Kelli “People influence others with regard to all manner of things. In this situation, people who are supportive [of legal abortion] are hearing one thing, and people who are opposed to abort ... discuss

Dick Cheney has defended the charges against the CIA for using torture. Noted contributor Ron said the iniation he received in the Navy for crossing the equator is worse than some of the torture descr ... discuss

An excellent piece by Beth Daley from the New England Center for Investigative Reporting called \"Overused and Misunderstood\" is a must read. It is about the new non-invasive prenatal screening ... discuss

The pro-life movement has been raising the ugly specter of abortions on babies with disabilities for years and now a new article in the Boston Globe confirms that the tests supposedly showing a baby h ... discuss

Noel and Sue Radford have seventeen children and are known as Britain’s largest family. Now the couple’s announced they’re expecting their eighteenth child; however, they say this will be their ... discuss

Those confessionals scattered about the world where men declare their sins don't speak of the severity of God. Rather do they speak of his mercy. And all those who approach the confessional, sometimes ... discuss

But that’s not the worst of the latest revelations. Gruber has also written extensively on his view that the abortion of “marginal children” is a “social good.” In a “scholarly” paper ... discuss

Larry ElderDr. Bill Smith, Editor: I can not say that racism in the heart of men does not exist. Where sin reigns, hatred reigns. Consider many of today's self-appointed civil rights activists most ... discuss

Austin, Texas, Dec 12, 2014 / 07:09 pm (CNA).- Heroic Media is celebrating their most successful year yet, reporting their pro-life ads have generated more than 360,000 responses, the highest number i ... discuss

 Further reflections on Cecile Richards’ claim that having an abortion “wasn’t a difficult decision“ for her By Dave Andrusko Cecile RichardsEarlier this week a story we posted ... discuss

GOT SCHOOL CHOICE: There are 116,000children in the U.S. that attend private schools with the help of taxpayer-funded vouchers.by Michael Brickman, Thomas B. Fordham Institute : Republicans ... discuss

 Oklahoma abortionist charged with fraud for telling women who were not pregnant that they were and giving them abortifacients Investigation prompted by death of woman falsely told s ... discuss

How does one work for excellent music in the parish? One answer is to educate those working for the Church as musicians in the principles of sacred music and liturgy. A few months ago, I announce ... discuss

By Jessie Tappel, M.S. When we spend a significant period of time with our family or old friends from the past, an interesting psychological mechanism known as regression can take hold. Christmas and ... discuss

Spring 2014 Chart ViaCommunications Workers of Americaby Phyllis Schlafly: Obama received a thundering rejection to his attempt to make the November Congressional election a referendum on his policie ... discuss

So why have we haven't had any followup attacks by the Muslims in the last 13 years? Just wondering. Seriously, I take with a huge grain of salt any information coming out of DC via the MSM. We have a ... discuss

 PPFA’s Richards completes Trifecta of non-confessionals By Dave Andrusko Cecile RichardsIn October we talked about Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards decision to open up a ... discuss

 Assisted Suicide What begins in compassion seems to end in eugenics By Andrew Coyne Editor’s note. This appeared today in the Canadian newspaper, the National Post. Andrew CoyneThe ... discuss

UNFCCC COP20: Projecting the Big Lie!By Pat Carlson, Eagle Forum: The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change UNFCCC Conference of the Parties (COP20) began it’s second week of talk ... discuss

Discerning the facts about abortion, abortion laws, and their impact on women’s health can be as challenging as understanding the rise and fall of the TSX. There are no shortage of opinions. And of ... discuss

A pro-life Republican congressman grilled the architect of Obamacare today and questioned him over statements he made essentially saying that poor people need abortions in order to save money. Gruber ... discuss

Philadelphia, Pa., Dec 9, 2014 / 11:50 am (CNA).- Organizers for the World Meeting of Families have asked people to open their homes to host attendees and other visitors for the event, which will mark ... discuss

This article was written by Andrew Coyne and published in the National Post on December 9, 2014.Andrew CoyneBy Andrew Coyne - National Post ColumnistThe case for assisted suicide and euthanasia, at le ... discuss

Comedy and tyranny, like vinegar and oil, just don't mix! This is proof positive that the office of the presidency is a joke. H/T I'm 41 ... discuss

Milwaukee, Wis., Dec 9, 2014 / 04:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- An anti-harassment training presentation at a Catholic college encourages employees to report critics of “gay marriage” – an ... discuss

By JOAN FRAWLEY DESMOND | Austen Ivereigh is the author of The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope. Recently released to positive reviews in the United Kingdom and the Unite ... discuss

By: Renee Nal New Zeal The Declaration of Barmen was ‘a call to resistance against the theological claims of the Nazi state.’ As history repeats and God is once again diminished in society ... discuss

-- 1 --"Hey Emmy, didn't you say you were going to post an update about your novel sequel?" Yes. "Where is it?" Here! Sort of. Okay, fine, this is just a "in a nutshell" version of the actual thing (w ... discuss

On November 25, 2014, the Illinois Department of Public Health released the 2013 abortion statistics for the state of Illinois. The report shows Illinois abortions fell 5.7% in 2013 to their lowest ra ... discuss

Imagine working the dirt, grease, and sweat of an aircraft carrier for up to eighteen hours a day. There is very little gratitude from the other people on the ship and the days seem to just flow toge ... discuss

Obama's statements in recent days make me wonder if he realizes that he's president of the United States. Does he understand how one becomes president? Does he get the process that landed him in the W ... discuss

Self-promotion is always a difficult thing. But if you’re going to pursue what you love, I suppose it comes with the territory, right? I mean, after all, if you believe in you’re doing, y ... discuss

Pro-life Republicans have picked up another seat int he U.S. Senate thanks to a victory in Saturday’s special election by pro-life Congressman Bill Cassidy over pro-abortion Democratic Senator M ... discuss

    The results of the November 2014 elections were predicated on a series of promises made by Republican candidates, billed as conservatives; promises to work against the objectives of the ... discuss

Excerpt from: Rev. David P. Scaer, ThD, Finding a Place for the Third Use of the Law in Our Preaching (Essay)The third use of the Law describes the Christian life in its most perfect form, b ... discuss

A federal agency has taken controversial new steps to marginalize its own ethics body, according to new information revealed by the watchdog group Public Citizen. That after the federal ethics body cr ... discuss

Police say a man strangled a woman in order to force her to swallow the deadly abortion pill and destroy the life of her unborn baby after she informed him she is pregnant. According to officials, Tho ... discuss

(LiveActionNews) — Genetic “counselors” are medical personnel that walk women and their partners though testing (usually amniocentesis) to see if their unborn babies have a genetic illness ... discuss

 Counselor prevents abortion minded women from seeing sonograms of their babies By Sarah Terzo Genetic “counselors” are medical personnel that walk women and their partners thoug ... discuss

Munich) The German Jesuit Hans Waldenfels sees in the fact that Pope Francis was praying in the Blue Mosque in Istanbul, "an important signal" that he "welcomed". Above all "Francis relativized   ... discuss

Today in Washington. D.C. - Dec. 4, 2014The Senate reconvened at 9:30 AM today and resumed consideration of the nomination of Franklin Orr to be Under Secretary for Science in the Department of Ene ... discuss

Arlene from Israel It’s a long time since I have had a positive – even tentatively positive – sense of the political scene here in Israel. But here we are now, in a time of real turmoil, which n ... discuss

By:  Patrick Goodenough Kerry Says Iranian Airstrikes Against ... discuss

One of the world’s largest oil companies has not only donated tens of thousands of dollars to one of the world’s biggest abortion companies, but it blocked a shareholder resolution complai ... discuss

One of the world’s largest oil companies has not only donated tens of thousands of dollars to one of the world’s biggest abortion companies, but it blocked a shareholder resolution complai ... discuss

By CATHOLIC NEWS AGENCY | AUSTIN, Texas — A life-affirming online ad campaign seeks to present the positive experience of adoption as an alternative to abortion for women facing unexpect ... discuss

Governor Jerry Brown has a controversial  bill on his desk awaiting his response. SB48, according to Equality California (a group which favors this legislation) will:... amend the Education Code ... discuss

The following excerpt from The Well and the Shallows was posted today at the American Chesterton Society, and I enjoyed it so much I am shamelessly re-posting the entire thing here.(Photo Source)I hop ... discuss

We are very fortunate here to see what most birth moms may never see. Many of you may have accomplished this ( I know) but we don't hear about it that often. One of us  "recovered" and gone on to ... discuss

This is an edited transcript of The Briefing podcast from early Tuesday morning, November 25, 2014, hours after the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury announcement. The grand jury decision Americans wer ... discuss

We have talked about a lot of different charities and ways that one person can make a difference in this world, but it doesn't always mean joining an organization or spending a lot of time or energy. ... discuss

by Diane SteinbachMaking Whole is a bi-monthly art therapy column focused on art to heal. Our Core Determining who we are, at our deepest level, is often a difficult thing to do. Our definition o ... discuss

Select thin, narrow branches for this projectby Diane SteinbachMaking Whole is a bi-monthly art therapy column focused on art to heal. The old adage: "Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones, but Na ... discuss

(Source: St Ignatius' Spiritual Exercises, [178-187])1. Ignatius suggests that we start the decision-making process by putting before our mind what it is we want to decide about. For example, we ... discuss

Will Our Passion Turn Back To Apathy After The Election? One of the most positive things I have seen from this election is passion. There seems to be something about this election, more than any ... discuss

Now that things are (hopefully) calming down in Ferguson, with the help of appropriately attired Highway patrol officers, I think it’s time to come up with a better term for the use of military ... discuss

Recently a number of letters have been sent to the Holy See, some of them from prominent figures in political and ecclesial life, explaining the confusion that has been created in various countries, e ... discuss

Satanic Temple's proposed statue of Satan ... which is actuallybased on a picture of Baphomet, which is probably a 12th-century corruption of Mohammed. So much for research.This post was rewritten for ... discuss

I have this horrible suspicion that he's trying to be funny.Comedian/activist Lee Camp asks, in the meme to your left, “Where is all the Christian outrage against GMO foods? The Lord’s creations w ... 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

Cdl. Oscar Rodríguez Maradiaga.So far up to this point, I’ve been deafened by the lack of libertarian reaction to Cdl. Oscar Rodríguez Maradiaga’s keynote speech at Catholic University of Americ ... discuss

If you haven’t been following the story of Cdl. Raymond L. Burke’s transfer from Cardinal Prefect of the Apostolic Signatura (the High Court of the Catholic Church, if you will) to Patron of the S ... discuss

I'm continuing where I left off Saturday by placing questions and "new angles" about the Christian story along side Orthodoxy as I know it. These Davinci Code sort of questions are all the rage at the ... discuss

Here's romp through three articles that take on the subject of human happiness - and why Liberal notions of what that is will make you miserable. First, this WAPO review looks at a new book on Bened ... discuss

Pentecost 12, Proper 17a, (August 31, 2014) Holy Cross Lutheran Church Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn (Matthew 16:21–28) http://www.lutheranlogomaniac.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Sermon-8-31-14.mp3 Suff ... discuss

Today on Facebook, I posted a quote -- part of a pro-life campaign for the month of March. I just placed the quote for today in my "status" on Facebook. And people from both sides (I have alot of cons ... discuss

There's been a lot of press and discussion lately about the United States as a "post-Christian" nation.President Obama's phrase, "we are no longer just a Christian nation", spoken during a keynote add ... discuss

(Zenit.org) — We read in Genesis that God created a man and a woman. Listen as Adam speaks of Eve: “This at last is bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called Woman for she was t ... discuss

Writing at the Berkley Center’s Religious Freedom Project blog, Samuel Gregg explores the idea – and idea for which new evidence is consistently emerging – that religious freedom is ... discuss

Mars Hill Church began as a small gathering in Mark Driscoll’s home in 1996 and soon became one of the fastest-growing churches in the country. But the church that was praised just last year as one ... discuss

From GallupBy Andrew Dugan WASHINGTON, D.C. -- After the midterm elections that saw the Democratic Party suffer significant losses in Congress, a record-low 36% of Americans say they have a favorabl ... discuss

From GallupWASHINGTON, D.C. -- As the Affordable Care Act's second open enrollment period begins, 37% of Americans say they approve of the law, one percentage point below the previous low in January ... discuss

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir sacks cabinet, including his deputy Riek Machar [1]South Sudan's ousted cabinet barred from entering ministries [2]UK Minister for Africa Mark Simmonds urges restrai ... discuss

Anthony Watts reports January 3 on research suggesting that allegations regarding mankind's role in climate change are mostly hot air.  I look forward to a rational, nonemotional, scientific deba ... discuss

"Said the robin to the sparrow,'I should really like to know,Why these anxious human beings Rush about and worry so.'"Said the sparrow to the robin,'Friend I think that it must be,That they have no He ... discuss

All Christians wrestle with applying Jesus' second highest commandment, the Golden Rule, "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you", Matthew 7:12 and Luke 6:31. The conservative church in the ... discuss

Elijah was a great prophet in Israel's history. After he was taken up to heaven in a whirlwind, his successor, Elisha, steps into the role and does even more miraculous things. Many of his miracles ar ... discuss

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

On July 25, Fred Butler, writing on behalf of Pastor John MacArthur, posted an article on the Grace to You website in response to my recent articles on CharismaNews. With a desire to be constructive ... discuss

The recent comments of Pope Francis have created a media feeding frenzy. What exactly did he mean when he said he would not judge gay priests? Is he now condoning homosexuality? And is he softening th ... discuss

This past week we have added a new member to our family of seven.  And before anyone starts to think I am pregnant or just delivered Baby #6, the newest member of our clan is a Yellow Labrador pu ... discuss

(CBC News) — A 17-year-old girl from New Mexico has invented a device that alerts parents — and passersby — if a child is left in their car. The invention by Alissa Chavez of Albuquerque aims t ... discuss

Mike Huckabee's last term as Arkansas' Governor finished its fiscal year in with a huge surplus --some estimates approaching as much as $700 million. A growing economy and historically high emplo ... discuss

By Michael JohnsNo Republican Presidential candidate has yet solidified the support of the nation's tea party movement. But Newt Gingrich's hugely positive reception this past weekend at a Staten I ... discuss

The technique that the United States and, more seriously, the United Kingdom are considering bringing to the IVF clinic, which creates embryos with three genetic parents, is often “mitochondrial ... 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 Christian Biographies for Young Readers series introduces children to key figures from church history. Author Simonetta Carr and illustrator Matt Abraxas offer a compelling and beautiful historica ... discuss

Wonder, excitement, adventure, the thrill of discovery — these qualities abound in young, eager minds. But we don’t often associate these words with the Bible. In Alby’s Amazing Book ... discuss

Blog Elevated Registration I’m a homeschool mom… yes – but I’m a photographer and blogger in my “other life” (read: scarce free time). I process life in words and i ... discuss

The “Cross Road” with Teens Having toddlers and teenagers at the same time is just HARD, people. I dare you to try it sometime. Lest you start going on about how I’m a saint, let me ... discuss

This is just a short set of links to highlight some positive bits of news about our state.1) Mississippi SAT scores rank higher than the national average. (Note: Most MS students take the ACT for in-s ... discuss

Boy is the pro-abortion movement completely stumped on how to react to the upcoming Tim Tebow advertisement during the Super Bowl.  It seems to me that with every criticism of the ad from the pro- ... discuss

Today is the feast of St. Andrew, apostle, and martyr. St. Andrew was St. Peter's brother. St. Andrew actually heard of Jesus first and took his brother to meet him. What a wonderful example of the im ... discuss

Austin, Texas, Dec 2, 2014 / 06:29 pm (CNA).- A life-affirming online ad campaign seeks to present the positive experience of adoption as an alternative to abortion for women facing unexpected pregnan ... discuss

I would like to share a few of my thoughts about our nation’s current immigration crisis and President Obama’s unprecedented Executive Order issued on November 21 granting immediate and un ... discuss

The technique that the United States and, more seriously, the United Kingdom are considering bringing to the IVF clinic, which creates embryos with three genetic parents, is often “mitochondrial ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli Saynsumthn’s Blog says the CDC and Guttmacher abortion numbers don’t agree, and here’s why: the CDC gathers only data tha ... discuss

(LiveActionNews) — During this National Adoption Month, a pro-abortion website called “RH Reality Check” released an article entitled Adoption Is Not a Universal Alternative to Abortion, No M ... discuss

by Kelli The new short film, Mitosis, by 18-year-old director Hannah Victoria (pictured right), aims to show the value and potential of every human life. From Live Action News: It may seem that the ch ... discuss

Writing at the Berkley Center’s Religious Freedom Project blog, Samuel Gregg explores the idea – and idea for which new evidence is consistently emerging – that religious freedom is ... discuss

The media are all for giving voice to the voiceless, as long as the message fits their agenda. Case in point: journalists recently rushed to publicize the positive – but only the positive – sto ... discuss

Reading of all the violent protests in Ferguson, MO, I was wondering why the word 'Ferguson' associated with racial violence was stirring memories in my heart. . . and suddenly I was brought back 21 y ... discuss

Today is the feast of St. Andrew, apostle, and martyr. St. Andrew was St. Peter's brother. St. Andrew actually heard of Jesus first and took his brother to meet him. What a wonderful example of the im ... discuss

According to the BBC, the British Pregnancy Advisory Service (BPAS) is calling for a law to move pro-life protestors ten metres or 33 feet away from abortion facilities in the United Kingdom. The BPAS ... discuss

  As expected, the lack of an indictment in the matter of the death of Michael Brown has sparked riots, violence, looting, and according to some reports at least one death. The purported reason, ... discuss

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As the week ends, we hope all of you will be able to celebrate the joys and gifts of this life with family and friends. As you cut into the Turkey and perhaps watch football, we hope you’ll be bless ... discuss

by Phyllis Schlafly: President Barack Obama proudly announced that his policies would be on the ballot in the November 4 midterm elections. He got his answer loud and clear: the American people said, ... discuss

This is an edited transcript of The Briefing podcast from early Tuesday morning, November 25, 2014, hours after the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury announcement. The grand jury decision Americans wer ... discuss

By:  Michael W. Chapman (CNSNews.com) – Tests ordered by the Kenyan Catholic bishops in October to ... discuss

By Mark S. Latkovic, S.T.D. For the first part of this two-part series, see Men & Pornography: Are Men Born to Watch Porn? A Moral Reflection As we saw in the first part of this article, the porn addi ... discuss

Saturday, November 22 was National Adoption Day. For pro-lifers, adoption is an integral component in transforming the culture and ensuring that every life is cherished. Because of adoption, families ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: President Obama is undertaking an “Executive Action” dramatically reducing deportations. The phrase, and concept of, Executive Action has a very creepy connota ... discuss

According to the Administration of Children and Families, on average, children stay in foster care for almost three years before either being reunited with their families or adopted. But unfortunately ... discuss

In case we needed another reason to be frustrated with Jonathan Gruber, America’s most infamous architect who insulted our intelligence, he also once argued that abortion has helped improve our ... discuss

Ferguson, Mo., Nov 25, 2014 / 10:31 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Archbishop of St. Louis rejected violent responses to a grand jury’s decision not to indict a Ferguson police officer who killed a te ... discuss

In 2009, Carolyn and Sean Savage were thrilled to find out they were expected another baby after an in vetro fertilization (IVF) treatment. The couple already had one baby through IVF, and from that s ... discuss

(Zenit.org) — We read in Genesis that God created a man and a woman. Listen as Adam speaks of Eve: “This at last is bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called Woman for she was t ... discuss

Numerous articles have appeared recently celebrating the GOP victory in this month’s elections and predicting future electoral success for Republicans. The reasons offered for the prediction usu ... discuss

Had we taken the chance to fly out on a commercial flight and something happened over the sea, there was a chance Jennifer could have passed and we’d have lost the baby…I’m positive it’s ... discuss

(CBC News) — A 17-year-old girl from New Mexico has invented a device that alerts parents — and passersby — if a child is left in their car. The invention by Alissa Chavez of Albuquerque aims t ... discuss

Unless you only get your news via the Jurassic Press – or you are a government school victim who as a result doesn’t pay attention to anything at all – you are now intimately familiar wi ... discuss

  Recently there have been a number of books published on America’s role in world events and what the world would be like absent such participation. Mark Steyn published After America in 2011. ... discuss

Vatican City, Nov 21, 2014 / 12:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The recent return to the “Vatican bank” of some $28.8 million, seized because of alleged money laundering, closes a story that opene ... discuss

Today In Washington, D.C. - Nov. 20, 2014 The Senate reconvened at 9:30 AM today. At 2 PM, the Senate will vote on confirmation of the nominations of Pamela Pepper to be United States District Jud ... discuss

New York, NY (CFAM) — There are more young people in the world now than ever before. According to the United Nations Population Fund’s latest report, this represents an unprecedented opportuni ... discuss

Abortion advocacy organizations often say that 1 in 3 women will have an abortion in her lifetime. In fact, a whole campaign is based on that statistic.But it's not accurate. Secular Pro-Life has put ... discuss

By Marissa Poulson, Senior Web Writer Pine Creek High School senior Chase Windebank started meeting with other students to pray during his free period as a freshman. His GPA qualified him to partici ... discuss

If you haven’t been following the story of Cdl. Raymond L. Burke’s transfer from Cardinal Prefect of the Apostolic Signatura (the High Court of the Catholic Church, if you will) to Patron of the S ... discuss

The “Cross Road” with Teens Having toddlers and teenagers at the same time is just HARD, people. I dare you to try it sometime. Lest you start going on about how I’m a saint, let me ... discuss

At the National Right to Life Convention this summer I caught up with Dr. David Prentice, Senior Fellow for Life Sciences at Family Research Council, and chatted with him a bit about the current stat ... discuss

Wonder, excitement, adventure, the thrill of discovery — these qualities abound in young, eager minds. But we don’t often associate these words with the Bible. In Alby’s Amazing Book ... discuss

(Source: St Ignatius' Spiritual Exercises, [178-187])1. Ignatius suggests that we start the decision-making process by putting before our mind what it is we want to decide about. For example, we ... discuss

When I was in Charlottesville a couple weeks ago, my sister, friends, and I went to Kroger to get a few snacks.This is the same Kroger I went to in the summer of 2009 to get the pregnancy tests that c ... discuss

Both Lutheran and Reformed theologies speak of three uses of the law, but similarity in structure does not translate into doctrinal agreement.  Lutherans place emphasis on the accusatory function ... discuss

This past week's election saw a number of pro-life candidates winning, and number of blatantly pro-abortion candidates losing. In addition, some folks are suggesting Catholic or Catholic-supported can ... discuss

The Emperor Constantine CopronymousQuestion: "I have heard it argued that since the time of Constantine, the Orthodox Church has been under the thumb of the state, and has done whatever the powers tha ... discuss

Good morning, blog friends and blogsphere! I have a simple request, well 3 actually. I know this is long but PLEASE read this to the bottom so that you understand what this means to me. One of my dear ... discuss

Tuesday is election day. This is an important midterm election. Here are some things to keep in mind when deciding how to vote [bold text added by me, all quotes from the Catechism of the Catholic Chu ... discuss

National Review Online has a terrific Salute to Young Pro-lifers you should be sure to read.  Written by Maria McFadden Maffucci of Human Life Review the piece provides great hope and h ... discuss

The election of pro-life candidates leads to pro-life laws proven to reduce abortionsSome people believe that the election of pro-life candidates to public office does nothing to reduce abortions or p ... discuss

Alliance Defending Freedom/October 31, 2014/GILBERT, AZ -- An Alliance Defending Freedom letter and presentation to the Gilbert Public Schools Governing Board prompted it to vote 3-2 in favor of req ... discuss

She's brought the "right to die" argument onto the front burner for many folks. Paradoxically, by refusing to kill herself as originally planned she has become an asset for those of us who oppose suic ... discuss

I like the Duggars, okay? Sue me. 19 Kids and Counting is my guilty pleasure show. I don't watch much TV (seriously, I have Roku in my bedroom but that's mostly used for watching this show and free mo ... discuss

If you haven't been reading The Federalist you have been missing some great writing and some very important stories - on the issue of abortion as well as other issue important to saving Western Civili ... discuss

TweetBy Emily RyznarAs a child, I had this recurring nightmare: I’m standing in the middle of a gymnasium, and there are coloured boxes all around me, creating a sort of maze. Some are stacked high, ... discuss

Two films recently have been very similar (and this afternoon I saw the second, even though it’s been out for some time). Elysium and In Time are very similar. Both feature a totalitarian contro ... discuss

Great post over at Margaret Sanger Blog linking to powerful Arina Grossu story on Margaret Sanger.  If you have a blog or site, consider linking to this Washington Times story:Arina Gro ... discuss

"Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary..." I have no idea how I managed to survive the weirdest 24 hours (from the 19th through the 20th) of my life while on a roller coaster of emotions. A professor ... discuss

Who is Tina Smith? Most Minnesotans have no idea.Smith is Gov. Mark Dayton's running mate in the Nov. 4 election. She served as his chief of staff during his first term. And she’s a former vice pres ... discuss

Rev. Cesar RubianoOur Lady of the AngelsTrenton, New Jerseyolatrenton05@aol.comRev. Msgr. Thomas Gervasio Our Lady of Sorrows / St. AnthonyMercerville/Trenton, New Jerseyinfo@ols-sa.orgRev. Gerard F. ... discuss

The latest Catholic mystery read was Margaret Coel's The Shadow Dancer.Not only does it feature a priest sleuth, it's set on a reservation - shades of Tony Hillerman! The Native American elements alon ... discuss

The Christian Biographies for Young Readers series introduces children to key figures from church history. Author Simonetta Carr and illustrator Matt Abraxas offer a compelling and beautiful historica ... discuss

Before going to bed last night, I told my husband that I dreaded waking up to today's news. Would there be another person infected with Ebola?Turns out, there is.This is a nightmare.Amber Joy Vinson i ... discuss

TweetBy Jonathon Van MarenAbortion activists seem to be launching a (sort of) new strategy: Telling as many people as possible that they personally have had an abortion. Bloomberg Politics published a ... discuss

You're kidding me, right? After just one event, the "annual" Christmas Tree Lighting at the Andy William Moon River Theater in Branson has been tossed aside.Well, not without a polite protest and an e ... discuss

Arina Grossu, the director for the Center for Human Dignity at the Family Research Council, set the record straight on leftist hero Margaret Sanger with a great article back in May in the Wa ... discuss

None Dare Call it Murder Critics of Gospel street preachers often attack a straw man. They say that harsh confrontation at abortion centers is unloving – or that those who preach repentance fr ... discuss

Credit: www.religionnews.comThere has been a tremendous amount of cyber ink spilled on the subject of divorced and remarried Catholics being readmitted to the sacraments, specifically being able ... discuss

Five Women Reveal Heartbreaking Impact of Abortion On Their Lives, including a former Planned Parenthood abortion clinic director. From the May 2014 article in TheBlaze.com: "Abby Johnson, a former ... discuss

These misguided souls [abortion industry workers] are our brothers and sisters in Christ, whether you like it or not. You can call someone a “baby killer” all day long. Not one of them lef ... discuss

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is up for re-election this year. What's his record since taking office in 2011? Where does he stand on right-to-life issues? And what are the stakes on Nov. 4?Dayton's recor ... discuss

Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Novels and Stories, Volume I by Arthur Conan Doyle My rating: 3 of 5 starsThat this collection of detective stories is classic fiction is beyond question. Nevertheless, n ... discuss

Cameron is a seminary student at the Master’s Seminary in the greater Los Angeles area. He also works at Grace to You, the media ministry of pastor John MacArthur. Cameron has a blog called  ... 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

Pentecost 12, Proper 17a, (August 31, 2014) Holy Cross Lutheran Church Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn (Matthew 16:21–28) http://www.lutheranlogomaniac.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Sermon-8-31-14.mp3 Suff ... discuss

I don’t know about you, but I’m in high gear prep-for-school mode around the bee hive. My sweet mama whisked my teens and five-year-old away to her house over the weekend and let me spend ... discuss

After seeing the movie The Giver, I wanted to shout to all the world how important this movie could be to a generation who has grown up with visual images and a certain infatuation with technology. At ... discuss

I really don't mean to be a killjoy. I love the fact that millions of people are engaging in the latest "Ice Bucket Challenge" to elicit donations for finding a cure for Amyotrophic Lateral Scler ... discuss

Now that things are (hopefully) calming down in Ferguson, with the help of appropriately attired Highway patrol officers, I think it’s time to come up with a better term for the use of military ... discuss

Over the last few months, I’ve become fairly active on Instagram—both through Abort73 and my personal Spieldraw account. As a relative newcomer to the Instagram world, I only recently dis ... discuss

Over the last few months, I’ve become fairly active on Instagram—both through Abort73 and my personal Spieldraw account. As a relative newcomer to the Instagram world, I only recently dis ... discuss

The tribal wisdom of the Dakota Indians—passed on from generation to generation—says that when you discover that you are riding a dead horse, the best strategy is to dismount.Modern churches, howe ... discuss

A scientific review conducted by Angela Lanfranchi, MD and Patrick Fagan, Ph.D. found that support for an abortion-breast cancer (ABC) link exists in current ... discuss

By Mark Bradford, President, Jérôme Lejeune Foundation, USA Chloe Kondrich prays as Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett signs "Chloe's Law" (used with permission of ... discuss

 Dealing—Poorly—with the Stigma of Working in the Abortion Industry By Dave Andrusko Some things never change because they are part of the human condition. And that holds true eve ... 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

Matthew Schellhorn, a highly-regarded classical pianist, has kindly given me permission to reproduce below his moving account of his late mother's terminal illness and his insightful arguments against ... discuss




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