Topic: reflection

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Have no fear. The outcome of the battle for life ... discuss

Those people who claim to approach Christ whilst leaving his Church to one side, and even causing her harm, may one day get the same surprise as Saint Paul did when he was on his way to Damascus: I am ... discuss

NCRegister | Major Saints, Major Weaknesses div> ... discuss

I am sure that you might have noticed, I changed the blog name and changed the background here on the blog, until the Israel/Gaza conflict is over. Here’s the reasons: I changed the name from & ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “For here we have no lasting city, but we are seeking ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “They do more harm to those who practice them tha ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “As for Mary, she treasured all these words and p ... discuss

Click here to subscribe to the Social Conservative Review. Dear Friends, FRC is blessed to have classes of interns composed of some of the finest, brightest, most promising young men and women in Ame ... discuss

   NRLC President Carol Tobias was one of two non-congressional witnesses who testified against the so-called "Women's Health Protection Act" (S. 1696)  WASHINGTON – Four mont ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth a ... discuss

U.S. Senate Democrats launch push for “the most radical pro-abortion bill ever considered by Congress”NRLC President Carol Tobias was one of two non-congressional witnesses who testified against t ... discuss

 NRLC President Tobias challenges Senate Democrat leadership to put every senator on record on two major abortion-related bills Editor’s note. The following is NRLC President Carol T ... discuss

Horst buchholz directing Victoria's RequiemThis year was my first colloquium, and I ABSOLUTELY LOVED it. I met so many new people, made lots of new friends, and met several of the other Café auth ... discuss

Al Franken speaks at a 2013Planned Parenthood rallyToday the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on the so-called "Women's Health Protection Act" (S. 1696), a radical measure that would eli ... discuss

Americans United for Life Board Member details health risks of abortion for mothers and their unborn children in Senate Judiciary Hearing WASHINGTON, D.C. (07-15-14) – The benignly named ... discuss

 U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee holds hearing on radical bill to nullify virtually all abortion limits nationwide National Right to Life President Carol Tobias will testify against ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “There is a time for everything … a time to be born ... discuss

   U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee holds hearing on radical bill to nullify virtually all abortion limits nationwideNational Right to Life President Carol Tobias will testify against "Aborti ... discuss

Senate Democrats will hold a hearing on a bill tomorrow that would wipe out almost every single pro-life law on abortion. S.1696 is deceptively titled the “Women’s Health Protection Act” eve ... discuss

Vatican City, Jul 14, 2014 / 09:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Organizers for the first-ever audience to be held between a pope and the elderly population have revealed that a central reflection will be the ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “After sending them all outside, he …entered the ro ... discuss

I'm giving thanks today for the blessing of another grace-filled retreat. The Spiritual Exercises provide such an intense course in meditation. And my "backup book" was St. Louis de Montfort's Secrets ... discuss

We have a Treasure He said to them in reply, “Because knowledge of the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven has been granted to you, but to them it has not been granted. To anyone who has, more will ... discuss

 Gary Bauer, Contributing Author:  Border Blame Game - Steel yourselves, my friends. As the backlash grows to the massive wave of illegal immigration that is taking place along our porous ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “I shall accept whatever they will do to me provi ... discuss

Singapore, Jul 11, 2014 / 04:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A recent film festival held in Singapore gathered filmmakers and faithful to consider and to share Catholic social doctrine through the storytellin ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “He consoles us in all our afflictions and there ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “The people of Judah have done evil in my eyes, d ... discuss

We hope you had a wonderful 4th. For us it certainly brought to mind the courage of the Founders both in their opposition to British tyranny and in their "honorable determination...to rest all [their] ... discuss

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On the Shoulders of Hobbits: The Road to Virtue with Tolkien and Lewis by Louis MarkosMy rating: 5 of 5 starsWe need the truth, but we also need to know how to live in and through and by that truth.Wh ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Give to Caesar what is due to Caesar and to God ... discuss

Grandma's on the Camino: Reflections on a 48-Day Walking Pilgrimage to Santiago by Mary O'Hara WymanMy rating: 3 of 5 starsI included this in my "pilgrimage" reading although I'm planning to go to the ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Before I was born the Lord called me” (Isa ... discuss

One of eight children, Maria Romero Meneses was born in Granada, Nicaragua, in 1902 to a wealthy, upper class family; her father was a government minister. She was well-educated by her parents, her au ... discuss

Fermented Foods: How to Ferment Vegetables the Easy Way * Types Of Fermented Foods * Easy Steps to Make Fermented Vegetables at Home * What is Lacto-Fermentation * Getting Started – Equipment * ... discuss

Special Documentary “I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and row brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink but he whose heart i ... discuss

Joined to, Free in Jesus “Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am meek and humble of heart; and you will find res ... discuss

I come from Mexico, a country of 120 million inhabitants that, according to official figures of the year 2012, has close to 52 million poor. Perhaps because of this I have been asked to share with you ... discuss

For me, the Fourth of July was about fireworks and picnics as a young child. However, as I grew older, I learned the true purpose of celebrating Independence Day. I learned that it is about celebratin ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Jesus spoke to men a message of peace, and taugh ... discuss

My second son Samuel, was given the second name of Thomas after his Uncle Tom. And we have celebrated The Feast of St. Thomas ever since. Photo by Father Lawrence OP on FlickrOur favorite and easiest ... discuss

I posted this last year and find I cannot improve on the basics it presents for my reflection and celebration of this apostle who spoke so forthrightly and acknowledged Truth as soon as he found it.Th ... discuss

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation which would establish a 72 hour waiting period for elective abortions in Missouri.  Both chambers of the Missouri Legislature approved the bill  in ... discuss

Western civilization lied and people died. It lied, that is, to itself. I am referring to Iraq, but not to the hapless George W. Bush and the claim of WMDs’ existence, which wasn’t a lie at all. W ... discuss

The following article was printed with permission from the author.By Tina Calabro - Published in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on June 14, 2014Tina CalabroIn the deaths of Richard Liposchok and his son, ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “If anyone does sin, we have an Advocate with the ... discuss

We're continuing our reflections on the hegemonic Progressive presidency in this week's essay, inspired by Madison's writings on the separation of powers (Federalist 47-51). We argue that Congress ne ... discuss

By Father Peter West and Chris Morales On Saturday May 31, the pilgrim icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa, the Black Madonna, traveled from Chatfield, Minnesota to the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in ... discuss

Vatican City, Jul 1, 2014 / 07:55 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Pontifical Council for the Family is organizing a day dedicated to the elderly, during which Pope Francis will meet with them as sign of the ... discuss

If you have not yet seen it, there is an incredible reflection in today's Courier Times on the closings of St. Joseph the Worker, St. Ann St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Our Lady of Fatima, and Immaculate C ... discuss

Shortly after 3 PM Eastern Time this afternoon, an outfit called “Faithful America” issued a “Media Advisory” for an event which would take place at 7:30 PM Central Time. In th ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Even if my father and mother abandon me, the Lor ... discuss

The ColiseumRome, ItalyFrom My Personal Photo CollectionOn the day after the Solemnity of Sts. Peter and Paul, we honor the first martyrs of the Roman Church. They were victims of the Emperor Nero, wh ... discuss

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This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “And I will ask the Father, and he will give you anot ... discuss

Jesus is our hope and way of life If, then, we have died with Christ, we believe that we shall also live with him. We know that Christ, raised from the dead, dies no more; death no longer has power o ... discuss

Al Mohler has written an excellent reflection on the topic of thanksgiving. He points out that "giving thanks is one of the most explicitly theological acts any human can contemplate." On Thanksgivi ... discuss

Isn't the whole point of religion to teach us morals and to love and care for each other no matter what age, gender, sexual preference, religion or race we are?The question was one among many comments ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “One of the soldiers thrust a lance into his side, an ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

The thing about sexual sin is that it is founded on a theological error.   And while most “gay friendly” churches don’t really focus on “old time religion” doctrines, ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “They lead my people astray, saying, ‘Peace ... discuss

  By Wesley J. Smith, National Review   The Presbyterian Church USA General Assembly has been making a lot of news on the same sex marriage issue. But this vote has my eyebrows r ... discuss

\"O Sacred Heart of Jesus, for whom it is impossible not to have compassion on the afflicted, have pity on us poor sinners and grant us the grace which we ask of You, through the Sorrowful and Immacul ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “What strength do I have, that I should still hop ... discuss

​As the United States of America approaches the Fourth of July Independence Day celebration, we invite all believers to join us in saying the following prayer each day from June 26 through July 4. G ... discuss

Ours is an age of conferences. Dozens of conferences vie for our attention, from a variety of ministries. For those who cannot attend, livestreaming is a way to experience the thrill from afar. Anoth ... discuss

By ANDREA GAGLIARDUCCI/CNA/EWTN NEWS | VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis’ statement Saturday that mafiosi (Mafia leaders) are “excommunicated” was a reflection of theology rath ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “And when he comes, he will prove the world wrong ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Jun 25, 2014 / 02:02 am (CNA).- The U.K.-based Faith movement has just launched a new interactive website aimed at giving Catholics the tools for evangelization in an accessible, attracti ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Vatican City, Jun 25, 2014 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis' statement Saturday that mafiosi are “excommunicated” was a reflection of theology rather than canon law, and acted as ... discuss

Books are free at the time of listing. It’s On the Tip of My Tongue – Fun memory improvement techniques to develop your concentration & improve your memory (Improve Memory, Neuro Linguist ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “God intended it for good to accomplish … t ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “When the child grew older, she took him to Pharaoh ... discuss

This little corner of the Catholic blogosphere is twelve years old today, but why the hell should you care?If you are reading this right now, there is a one in ten chance that you are genuinely intere ... discuss

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This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Bloodshed follows bloodshed” – Hosea 4:2 Ref ... discuss

I am not an object! Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood remains in me and I in him. Just as the living Father sent me and I have life because of the Father, so also the one who feeds on me will ... discuss

Summer Leisure Reading: Some of these are the sorts of books I categorize under my Kindle as ‘Mama Reads.’ Because these are titlest that are free due to being in the public domain, they a ... discuss

The difference it makes is perception. I'm not liking that aspect of myself - that finely honed cynicism brought on by a government intent on destroying everything good about America. I'm not liki ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Your light must shine so that it can be seen by othe ... discuss

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You will not make a successful sale if you do not adopt the right approach. Prior to going solo and listing your property, it’s good to sit down, read, learn, and then apply the tips and techniq ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and KelliWe welcome your suggestions for additions to our Top Blogs (see tab on right side of home page)! Email Susie@jillstanek.comAbstinence Clearin ... discuss

Fr. Nicolas Schwitzer One of the traits of the Holy Spirit is related to the human soul.  In the prayer  “HEAVENWARDS,” Father Kentenich, founder of the Apostolic Schoenstatt Moveme ... discuss

By Patrick J. Buchanan“I hold it that a little rebellion now and then is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical.”If Thomas Jefferson’s benign reflection ... discuss

Get on the couch with Us Brothers and sisters, rejoice. Mend your ways, encourage one another, agree with one another, live in peace, and the God of love and peace will be with you. Greet one another ... discuss

Around 1924, my grandparents moved their family to the first parish in the U.S. named for a certain newly canonized saint...."St Ephrem the Syrian...was born into a Christian family in Nisibis in abo ... discuss

What it takes to bloom There are different kinds of spiritual gifts but the same Spirit; there are different forms of service but the same Lord; there are different workings but the same God who prod ... discuss

“So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone, and especially to those who are of the household of faith” (Galatians 6.10) This verse strikes me as being counter-intuitive. First of ... discuss

If Planned Parenthood's intention were truly to allow the abortion-minded woman who comes to them to make a decision about her pregnancy in accordance with her own beliefs, Planned Parenthood would ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Pray, do accomplish I glorified you on earth by accomplishing the work that you gave me to do. Now glorify me, Father, with you In the New Testament, Chapters 14-17 of John’s Gospel is known as the ... discuss

     This is the video that I made to present as the result of the 20 Percent Project. After working on this project for an entire school year I made a video to represent my work. The o ... discuss

Let us see who has given witness Philip went down to the city of Samaria and proclaimed the Christ to them. With one accord, the crowds paid attention to what was said by Philip when they heard it an ... discuss

When my dad's brother died in 2004, he had been the Irish Augustinian with the longest tenure as a missionary in Australia.  Yet, that 30 years did not even constitute half of his 70 year priesth ... discuss

John Shore is a sometime author, Huff-n-Puff blogger, and former "rabid anti-Christian" who claims to have become a Christian after hearing a cartoon voice in a rarely used supply closet at work.No, I ... discuss

Recognize the right Shepherd Jesus said: “Amen, amen, I say to you, whoever does not enter a sheepfold through the gate but climbs over elsewhere is a thief and a robber. But whoever enters through ... discuss

      Donald Trump is a great businessman, a media genius and a fearless political tactician.  He is the rare voice that won’t back down and bow to the media elite.&nbs ... discuss

     My pro-life activism has increased ever since I attended the Youth Rally for Life on January 18th. I would like to start off by saying that the Youth Rally for Life was a wonderful ... discuss

Immanuel Kant said, “Two things fill the mind with ever increasing wonder and awe, the more often and the more intensely the mind of thought is drawn to them: the starry heavens above me and the mor ... discuss

We're still riding the high of all the excitement of yesterday - Second Sunday of Easter, Divine Mercy Sunday, and the Canonization of Saints John XXIII and John Paul the Great. Though I didn't get up ... discuss

You probably don’t know this, but I wrote a book! Simon, Who is Called Peter has just been published by Wipf and Stock Publishers, and it’s also available through Amazon. I’m super ... discuss

Happy Easter! The Christian world feels like this: ...because we've just come through Lent, Holy Week, the Sacred Triduum and the Easter Vigil.I love the Mass of the Lord's Supper on Holy Thursda ... discuss

Here are a few quotations about the resurrection of Jesus that you might find useful. We handed these out yesterday in church and suggested that people consider using them for reflection and prayers, ... discuss

The Noah movie with Russel Crowe follows the pattern of all book adaptations that I have seen. The movie departs substantially from the book. The question is, how much departure is too much?Image sour ... discuss

So I haven't blogged much in a while. For this  I apologize. Yes, I'm very busy, but so are we all. I have a million tiny things I could blog about, but I never find the time to do so becaus ... discuss

The Culture of Life Review has a great idea.  Recent pro-life convert Donald Trump needs to step up and help get the very import Gosnell Movie made.        ... discuss

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The Catholic Church is an institution I am bound to hold divine — but for unbelievers a proof of its divinity might be found in the fact that no merely human institution conducted with such knavish ... discuss

Immersion in the MikvehMost of us have heard enough of the word of God to understand what it means to be saved.  While many are full of the letter, too many have yet to become living epistles wri ... discuss

FROM THE PASTORFebruary 2, 2014by Fr. George W. Rutler From time to time, programs on Public Television feature medical doctors suggesting ways to reduce the chances of various diseases. Sometimes t ... discuss

Texas gubernatorial candidates Wendy Davis is trying real hard to have it both ways on legislation to ban abortion after 20 weeks.  Try to sort through this:“The Supreme Court sets that viabili ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Remember, of these parents you were born; what c ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 4:26-34 “With many such parables he spoke the word to them as they were able to understand it.” If Jesus had a campaign message it would be that he preached “the Kingd ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 4:21-25 Have you ever received something really, really cool?  Thing about what joy it brought you, along with the person who gave it to you.  You show your friends, famil ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 4:1-20 How is my life fruitful?  Is it fruitful to begin with?  It’s safe to say that all of us struggle interiorly with various vices, bad habits, or sinful attitudes. ... discuss

Today’s Gospel Mark 3:31-35 “Who are my mother and my brothers?” I am the oldest of four and in my life I have often wondered that very thing: exactly who are my mother and brothers and sis ... discuss

The Herald: "The Church of Scotland and the Humanist Society Scotland are preparing a joint plan to put to MSPs to replace religious assemblies in schools with a 'Time for Reflection' slot." Original ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 3:22-30 “How can Satan cast out Satan?” In today’s Gospel, we find Jesus being questioned by the scholars of the day about His authority over demons. In a ... discuss

It is perhaps emblematic of our decadent times that the two most noteworthy legal maneuvers of late, occupying significant time and resources of the the legislative and judicial branches are: providin ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Matthew 4:12-23 “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand,” our Lord tells us in today’s Gospel. On the surface, it can seem like a doomsday warning. In one sense, it i ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 16:15-18 In this Gospel, Jesus appears to the Eleven and said to them: “Go into the whole world and proclaim the Gospel to every creature.” He goes on to talk about the ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 3:13-19 In today’s Gospel reading, Jesus chooses from among his disciples “those whom he desired” to serve as his apostles. It makes me wonder, what about these men d ... discuss

  By Rev. Paul T. Stallsworth January 22, 2014. The forty-first anniversary of Roe v. Wade (with Doe v. Bolton), the United States Supreme Court decision(s) that knocked down state laws pertainin ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 3:7-12 Why did Jesus warn spirits not to make Him known? Didn’t He want people to know He was the messiah? But we must ask the question why the demons wanted to reveal the ... discuss

On Tuesday, James Stoner published a reflection on the morality of free-market economics, to which I respond today. Professor Stoner is no opponent of markets; in fact, he argues for a presumption in ... discuss

In 1976 my mother, because of her history of alcohol and drug use, was strongly advised and urged to abort me. This must have been very scary for her. Nothing is so intimidating as a doctor bullying ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 3:1-6 The gospel today speaks of the Pharisees watching closely to see if Jesus would heal the man with the withered hand on the Sabbath.  Do we watch closely too, to see i ... discuss

Spitting in Rome’s Eye: A Reflection on How Orthodoxy’s Sinfulness Prevents Reunion Red River OrthodoxMany Orthodox prefer to dismiss Catholicism and Protestantism as two sides of the same coin, a ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 2:23-28 You know the hero in any action movie? He finds himself in impossible situations where he is exhausted, he has been shot, and things seem bleak, but he keeps fightin ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 2:18-22 I don’t like change. I feel much more comfortable in the old way of doing things. One day I pray for conversion. The next day I get nervous and change my mind. How ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: John 1:29-34 “Behold the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world”.  What incredible words uttered in John’s Gospel. We hear these words every time we partake in t ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 2:13-17 As a healer herself, Blessed Christina Ciccarelli would have looked upon the “sinners and tax collectors” in much the same way as Jesus looked upon them: as a do ... discuss

The Israeli pro-life group Be’ad Chaim slammed the government's recent decision to extend abortion funding to virtually all women, saying the move was a reflection of the country's moral and spiritu ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 2:1-12 This is a passage we may have learned in Vacation Bible School as a child.  The miracle of the paralyzed man.  We may have been taught that this man’s friends are ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 1:40-45 It is tempting to expect a pat lesson from each Bible story, but we don’t always get one.  Sometimes the Bible just tells us what happened.  We end up with more ... discuss

Matt Maher (remember him from the World Youth Day Vigil in Rio?) will be singing at the pre-rally concert at the March for Life Prior to the March for Life rally next week on the 22nd, from 11:1 ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 1:29-39 Reading today’s Gospel reminded me that as soon as we come to Christ with our needs, He begins to assist us.  Many times we turn to Christ and are unaware of His ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 1:21-28 When I was a little girl, well before the invention of laptops, iPhones, FaceBook, Angry Birds, or Candy Crush Saga, we played games where kids actually interacted. ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 1:14-20 Simon and his brother Andrew “left their nets and followed [Jesus].”  They, in essence, left their former way of life to be a disciple of Jesus.  Remarkably th ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Andre, I apologize for not clearing this with you first, because I don't want it to look like I'm calling you out. I'm not. I just think that you make some valid points in your comments, and I'd say t ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Matthew 3:13-17 When I consider Jesus’ baptism, I’m always struck by John’s protest. ”I need to be baptized by you, and yet you are coming to me?” ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: John 3:22-30 Jesus is baptizing.  John is also baptizing.  There is an “abundance of water”, so it seems we don’t need to be concerned with being anything but being t ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Luke 5:12-16 I entered the mostly darkened church at our parish in Estes Park, Colorado. There was enough light to see my way to the door of the sacristy, but not much more. This ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Luke 4:14-22 When Jesus returned to his hometown, walked into the synagogue, and stood up to read, how proud must his mother have been? Here was her son, the baby-turned-boy-turn ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 6:45-52 It is still the Christmas season, and I am still picturing Jesus as a tiny baby wrapped in swaddling clothes. Throughout Advent and Christmas, the message of salvati ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Mark 6:34-44 “When Jesus saw the vast crowd, his heart was moved with pity for them.” The gospel today is a window into the very heart of Jesus. Jesus is moved with pity for ... discuss

How do you improve a nation? Do you start by amending its laws? Not so, according to our nation’s most famous conservative jurist. A nation’s character is a reflection of its citizens̵ ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Matthew 4:12-17, 23-25 “Repent, for the kingdom of Heaven is at hand.”  That line in today’s Gospel is truly an attention grabber for me!  In the busyness of days, I tend ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Matthew 2:1-12 I’m excited I get to write the gospel reflection for the Epiphany of Our Lord.  This is a great story with a stirring plot.  It’s a story of adventure, trave ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: John 1:35-42 It is amazing, really, that John’s disciples simply hear their teacher announce that Jesus is “the Lamb of God” and they follow Him, without question, without spe ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: John 1:35-42 It is amazing, really, that John’s disciples simply hear their teacher announce that Jesus is “the Lamb of God” and they follow Him, without questi ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: John 1:29-34 Once again, John the Baptist directs us toward Jesus, the Lamb of God. He identifies Him as the one who, filled with the Holy Spirit, will take away the sins of the ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: John 1:19-28 “Who am I?” It’s a question I was pretty confident answering in my teens. It’s a question I thought I was better understanding through my 20s ... discuss

By Faramir, Riscossa Cristiana | January 1, 2014   There would be an infallible method [to employ] so that what happened to Cardinal Burke would not be repeated in the Church of Original Posting ... discuss

As we enter the new year remember the little way. Here’s my latest article for Aleteia–a reflection on the Christ child and the need to be little. We are so used to hearing Jesus’ teachi ... discuss

Today’s Gospel: Luke 2:16-21 As we turn the page on our calendars and embark upon a New Year, I feel blessed beyond measure to share with you a new feature here at CatholicMom.com. For every day ... discuss

we have seen it and testify to it and proclaim to you the eternal life that was with the Father and was made visible to us— what we have seen and heard we proclaim now to you, so that you too may ha ... discuss

Wow - how time flies.  September 27th was my last post.  I have been enjoying a kind of interior silence which allows 'keeping all these things in my heart.'So, what has prompted this p ... discuss

An Attitude of GratitudeI was thinking back on a recent article comparing how God's complete renovation in our lives is similar to the work done on the TV show Extreme Home Makeover.  If you have ... discuss

“Strengthen the hands that are feeble, make firm the knees that are weak, say to those whose hearts are frightened: Be strong, fear not! Here is your God, he comes with vindication; with divine rec ... discuss

Today’s Scriptures USCCB Video Reflection Saints of the Day Scripture: Lectionary 187. Saturday, Dec.14. Sirach 48:1-4,9-11. Psalm 80:2-3,15-16,18-19. Matthew 17:10-13. Jesus sees John the Baptist a ... discuss

Here is a translation of the second Advent sermon by Capuchin Father Raniero Cantalamessa, preacher of the pontifical household. Father Cantalamessa gave the sermon today, continuing with last week's ... discuss

So yesterday we saw that ever since the birth of capitalism, the Popes and also the bishops (in the documents of Vatican II), have not ceased to point out the deficiencies of that economic philosophy. ... discuss

Top stories:European Parliament to vote on new version of pro-abortion Estrela reportToday (Tuesday 10 December) the European Parliament will meet in plenary to vote on a new version of the "Report o ... discuss

The stats for this blog are microscopic.But anyone who DOES read this blog knows one thing: I am no fan of our current president, his policies, or his party. It's guys like the president that have me ... discuss

Yesterday, Today, and Always “Therefore, stay awake! For you do not know on which day your Lord will come. Be sure of this: if the master of the house had known the hour of night when the thief ... discuss

Thank you for indulging me in a moment of satire. For more serious fare, you can read my review of the 2012 movie Lincoln, a brief reflection on the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s First Inaugura ... discuss

As per Pope Francis' Lumen Fidei (6/29/13):"52. In Abraham’s journey towards the future city, the Letter to the Hebrews mentions the blessing which was passed on from fathers to sons (cf. Heb 11:2 ... discuss

Book Details:   • Authors: Joel R. Beeke and William Boekestein   • Category: Devotional   • Book Publisher: Reformation Heritage (2013) ... discuss

f the Way Home: Ezra and Nehemiah as a Call to Conversion, is a recent title from Reformation Heritage Books and written by Gerald M Bilkes. Memoirs provides both a survey of the often overlooked Ol ... discuss

“Surely it is a moment for reflection on the rush to judgment in this tragic case?” says Dr Kiely The Pro Life Campaign has welcomed the publication of the HSE review into the tragic death of ... discuss

  Today’s Irish Times Ipsos MRBI poll, flagged as showing support for the Government’s abortion legislation, in reality shows no such thing, according to the Pro Life Campaign.Cora Sherl ... discuss

="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal">I know that I have not posted for you over  the last three months.......my mind and heart have been consumed with a wedding for Matt and Emma, my childre ... discuss

from Jill Stanek.comby Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and KelliWe welcome your suggestions for additions to our Top Blogs (see tab on right side of home page)! Email Susie@jillstanek.c ... discuss




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