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On April 25, 2015, thousands of Americans will gather in Washington, DC for the March for Marriage. Some may ask, “Why now?” Though weakened by previous assaults, the institution of marriage is no ... discuss

 Dismemberment ban coverage shows unchanging media bias By Kathy Ostrowski, Legislative Director, Kansans for Life Editor’s note. Kansas ... discuss

No One Does It Better Than Governmentby Seton Motley, Contributing Author: Net Neutrality remains an omni-directional terrible idea.Here in the United States, Net Neutrality exponentially incre ... discuss

By Mitchell Kalpakgian, Ph.D. Of the many attributes of human beings formalized in Latin—the man who knows (homo sapiens), the man who smiles or plays (homo ludens), the upright man who stands (homo ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: We are told we need to feel sympathy for the Cuban people who have suffered from a U.S. embargo and lack of diplomatic recognition. That ignores a long history of ... discuss

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Give me a freakin' break:The estate of Joseph Goebbels, Adolf Hitler’s minister of propaganda, is taking legal action against the publisher Random House over a new biography, claiming payment for th ... discuss

I saw this on the Drudge report and found it quite interesting….: Russian President Vladimir Putin warned Israel against supplying weapons to the Ukrainian government, which is battling a Russia ... discuss

Former Democratic governor of Oregon John Kitzhaber, who was forced to resign in an ethics scandal. It was the best of coverage – it was the worst of coverage.  You’ve heard of Virginia ex- ... discuss

Shemeka Michelle:When I had an abortion, it was a traumatizing life experience. I felt such shame sitting in the waiting room. That shame only increased when one of the nurses assisting the proce ... discuss

Today in Washington, D.C. - April 16, 2015: The House reconvened today at 9 AM. They will be addressing more bills relative to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today. Yesterday House Republican ... discuss

According to the Catholic Calendar in place in 1954, today (April 16th) was a ferial day that also was noted as the Feast of St. Benedict Joseph Labre (Mass in Some Places).  As I have poste ... discuss

I remain just one thing, and one thing only, and that is a clown. It places me on a far higher plane than any politician. English actor, director, producer, screenwriter, and composer Charlie Chaplin ... discuss

Jos, Nigeria, Apr 15, 2015 / 04:16 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls abducted a year ago by the group Boko Haram deserve a major, sustained rescue effort, says a Nigerian lawye ... discuss

 Unprecedented Push by Activists to Legalize Doctor-Prescribed Suicide: A Closer Look at 4 Dangerous Myths By Jennifer Popik, JD, Robert P ... discuss

It is one of the questions I’m asked the most often. We’ve all experienced it. You’re talking to someone about abortion or something else and it’s just not going very well. You start doubting ... discuss

Once you’ve reached a pinnacle, you can’t keep whining that you’re only teetering because you’re a woman. You’re teetering because the pinnacle is slim, sharp and lonely, and you can only re ... discuss

by Dr. Thomas Sowell: How long will this country remain free? Probably only as long as the American people value their freedom enough to defend it. But how many people today can stop looking at their ... discuss

In the United Kingdom, a 33-year-old woman who already has four children is set to become a mother of seven after conceiving triplets. Nadine Crooks was told she couldn’t have any more kids because ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Apr 14, 2015 / 12:25 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis' comments on the extermination of Armenian Christians in early 20th century Turkey prompted a strongly worded criticism from the Tur ... discuss

by JivinJ, host of the blog, JivinJehoshaphat Senate Democrats are still opposing human trafficking legislation unless it includes abortion funding. Here’s some dreadful advice from Dear Abby to a ... discuss

Monday of the second week of Easter(Click here for readings) By KATIE GROSS There was a Pharisee named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews.He came to Jesus at night and said to him,“Rabbi, ... discuss

  A question of conscience: Victorian Parliament’s Upper House set to debate euthanasia motion By Pau ... discuss

Washington D.C., Apr 14, 2015 / 04:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The head of the U.S. Bishops' international peace committee supports the new framework for Iran's nuclear program and is asking the U.S. Cong ... discuss

Shawn Carney, Campaign Director, 40 Days for Life: Two of the three abortion facilities where 40 Days for Life campaigns have been held in the metropolitan Mexico City area were just shut down. One wa ... discuss

Apostolic Traditions was written by Hippolytus who feared the church was straying from tradition and falling into heresy and false doctrine, so he wanted to record the right way to ordain leaders like ... discuss

by Gaurav Agnihotri, Op-Ed: OPEC has been the most talked about international organization among investors, analysts and international political lobbies in the last few months. When OPEC speaks, the w ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: Most of know whether we are living in good times or bad. Some of us warn of decline when we see it coming. Some choose to ignore it by distracting themselves. The ... discuss

In Germany, a 65-year-old woman who already has 13 children is pregnant again with quadruplets. According to the Daily Mail, Annegret Raunigk conceived after several attempts with artificial inseminat ... discuss

The opening of a Planned Parenthood in El Centro, California has been delayed in opening because they didn’t pass the fire inspection.At the clinic's final inspection, the city's fire chief said the ... discuss

Two of the three abortion facilities where 40 Days for Life campaigns have been held in the metropolitan Mexico City area were just shut down. One was the nation’s leading abortion center, a Marie S ... discuss

Negotiations … to prevent an Iranian capability to develop a nuclear arsenal are ending with an agreement that concedes this very capability. ~ Henry Kissinger and George Shultz, Wall Street Journa ... discuss

You get one shot at trying to become president. Alright. Maybe two. But if you’re doing it for a second time you’re actually under more scrutiny the second time around than the first. That ... discuss

In the period that separated the Middle Ages from the modern era, the West’s civilization produced novel traits. While the gradually unfolding change was globally revolutionary, the cultural mutati ... discuss

Introductory Background While modern leftist academics routinely mock the Judeo-Christian apocalypse prophesied in both the Old and New Testaments (Joel 2; Isaiah 24; Matthew 24-25; 2 Thessalonians 1- ... discuss

The West African Ebola epidemic is winding down with only one case confirmed in Liberia last month. In Guinea new cases continue to emerge, but at a reduced rate compared to last year’s peak. Th ... discuss

Cuban dictator Raul Castroby Ana Quintana: Later this week at the Summit of the Americas, President Obama is expected to announce Cuba’s removal from the State Sponsors of Terrorism List. The State ... discuss

Henry Payne in 2013 lampooned  Obamacare GlitchesThough President Obama and fellow liberals spend a lot of time these days trying to claim that Obamacare is a success, ordinary Americans still s ... discuss

An Authentic Pastoral Approach Incorporates Mercy and Truth to Reconcile the Sinner to Christ Of all the wondrous things that can be said about God, many would agree that His greatest attribute is Hi ... discuss

An Authentic Pastoral Approach Incorporates Mercy and Truth to Reconcile the Sinner to Christ Reconciling Divine Mercy with the Truth by Msgr. Barreiro and Father West. Divine Mercy Sunday 2015 Of all ... discuss

Christ’s follower Stephen is making his defense before the Sanhedrin, the Jewish high court, after accusations against his teaching about Jesus carried him there.  He says, “But as the time d ... discuss

Area hospitals in Wichita, Kansas, have denied hospital privileges to Illinois abortionist Cheryl Chastine, according to her application for a medical license in Oklahoma recently obtained by Operatio ... discuss

By:  Patrick Goodenough State Dep’t Says Concerns About Iran ... discuss

Jerusalem, Israel, Apr 8, 2015 / 02:18 pm (Aid to the Church in Need).- Patriarch Fouad Twal of Jerusalem has praised an Israeli Supreme Court decision prohibiting the country's army from routing a se ... discuss

Vatican City, Apr 8, 2015 / 02:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In the face of increased persecution of Christians in the Middle East, the Holy See's diplomatic arm is developing a strategy to shed light on Ch ... discuss

Four years after a horrific motorcycle accident caused a doctor to tell Danielle Davis to take her husband off life support, their story is now reaching millions. It’s a story of how not to give ... discuss

Last month, when I talked with Haley and Christy on the Fountains of Carrots podcast, they asked a great question about when couples convert. Haley and Daniel came in to the Church at the same time; A ... discuss

The state capital of Nebraska is now abortion free as the abortionist who worked at the Planned Parenthood abortion center has left under mysterious circumstances. A local pro-life leader credits Nebr ... discuss

RDS CenterHope Ireland and the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition (EPC) - International have organized an International Conference on euthanasia and assisted suicide at the RDS Center in Dublin Ireland&n ... discuss

ARRA News Service Editor: The below Washington Times article should raise concerns on numerous levels for all Americans outside of Obama administration. Thus it is shared in its entirety for education ... discuss

By Marissa Poulson, Sr. Web Writer One of the themes of the classic film The Godfather is: It’s business, not personal. But in the world of small business owners, business can be very personal. ... discuss

"I hope that the international community does not remain mute and inert in front of such an unacceptable crime, which constitutes an alarming breach in the most basic of human rights." This was the ... discuss

By Don DeMarco, Ph. D. The word “homophobia” is thrown around rather recklessly these days and there does not seem to be a ready comeback against it. It is an accusation that stigmatizes people an ... discuss

Chaplain Gordon James Klingenschmitt, PhD, Praying In Jesus Name: "Planet Fitness canceled the membership of a woman who complained that a transgender person was using the women’s locker room — an ... discuss

I got some beautiful lilies to bloom on Easter, as a reminder of the redemption made available through Christ's shed blood, death, and resurrection.It's amazing that the lily is the flower associated ... discuss

Today in Washington, D.C. - April 6, 2015 The House and Senate has adjourned for Easter-Passover recess and for District/State Work. They both will return for legislative business on Monday, April 13 ... discuss

Really?Following the most recent measles outbreak, popular contempt for vaccine skeptics (or, as their detractors prefer, “anti-vaxxers”) has reached an alarming high.  Even mainstream news s ... discuss

Clearly, in Obama's mind it isn't lying when he thinks something's good for us ... as was the case when he told us on numerous occasions that we could keep our previous health plan and doctor under ... discuss

Imagine that: most Americans believe our government needs to be more aggressive in deporting people who have invaded our country and remain here illegally, and most Americans believe that should inclu ... discuss

I've been posting this one since waaaay back in 2007. It is still as valid now and I, personally, need the  reminder.Now think of the cross and resurrection of Jesus as breaking the power of sin. ... discuss

North Carolina utility monopolies such as Duke Energy Carolinas and Dominion North Carolina Power have planted a poison pill in a piece of legislation designed to provide more energy choice and energy ... discuss

This is sickening, but, not really a shock. SACRAMENTO, Calif. –  A federal judge on Thursday ordered California’s corrections department to provide a transgender inmate with sex change surge ... discuss

Some people talk much of grace, but know nothing of it. You might see these people driving down the street with bumper stickers that say such things as “Christians aren’t perfect, just forgiven. ... discuss

There is little understanding of Indiana’s Religious Freedom Law. The First Amendment says, “Congress shall make no law . . . prohibiting the free exercise [of religion].” Does this ... discuss

On the Cross, God’s eros for us is made manifest. Eros is indeed – as Pseudo-Dionysius expresses it – that force “that does not allow the lover to remain in himself but moves him to become one ... discuss

The Collects for the DayALMIGHTY God, we beseech thee graciously to behold this thy family, for which our Lord Jesus Christ was contented to be betrayed, and given up into the hands of wicked men, and ... discuss

Two things happened today: 1) I received the enrollment agreement to JP Catholic (where I'll be working towards my Biblical Theology MA) and2) I found (without looking for them) notes from my CIN ... discuss

First, the good news—Kansas continues to see annual abortion numbers steadily decrease. On Wednesday, we learned there were 3% fewer Kansas abortions in 2014 (7,263) than in 2013 (7,485), according ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: “The American people have spent 30 years and $15 billion to determine whether Yucca Mountain would be a safe repository for our nation’s civilian and defense-r ... discuss

Today in Washington, D.C.:Congress is not in session. D.C. Buzz Items:Democrat U.S. Senator Bob Menendez of New Jersey has been formally indicted on 14 counts of public corruption charges by a federal ... discuss

For my second pro-life mission to Macau, I was joined by HLI President Father Shenan Boquet and Dr. Brian Clowes, the director of education and research. During the late winter trip, we reached almost ... discuss

"The Lord 'gets involved' with us, becomes personally responsible for removing every stain, all that grimy, worldly smog which clings to us from the journey we make in his name." Pope Francis stres ... discuss

 Alzheimer’s and the Call to Exercise Virtue By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This first appeared sometime ago. But the campaign to an ... discuss

Judicial Watch announced today that on February 11, 2015, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) to obtain records related to the “initial ... discuss

(June 27, 1818 – April 2, 1876) was a priest, educator and missionary of the Episcopal Church of the United States of America.Breck was born near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He attended high school ... discuss

The main thing that came out of Vatican I was papal infallibility. Curiously the infallibility can be voted in.Pope Francis is suggesting he would only choose to be Pope for another two to three years ... discuss

by Phyllis Schlafly: Who would have thought, only a few years ago, that our basic First Amendment right of free speech would be under attack on college campuses (of all places!)? But those are now or ... discuss

Two major legal actions last week illustrate with startling clarity not only what’s at stake in the current struggle for religious freedom in America, but how much courage is required to put forwar ... discuss

When I got married, I had a new experience of association which I had never had as a single person.  My husband and I were together for three and a half years before we got married, and yet, in all o ... discuss

Tony Funderburk - Christian Songs and Stories - Tony Funderburk - Christian Songs and Stories Ransom: a sum of money or other payment demanded or paid for the release of a prisoner – That ... discuss

Vatican City, Mar 31, 2015 / 11:48 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Tuesday's appointment of Cardinal Giuseppe Versaldi as prefect of the Congregation for Catholic Education, together with Cardinal Rainer Maria W ... discuss

1 April AD 1582? By most accounts, almost nothing stood out about young Fere. Indeed, the birth of this seventh son of one Septimus Filius is lost completely to history. Only apocryphal accounts rema ... discuss

A Michigan abortionist left thousands of medical records, many of them documents of women who had abortions, at an abandoned abortion clinic in Michigan. The incident belies the claims from abortion a ... discuss

Was born in Siberia on August 26, 1797, and was named John Popov.While in seminary at Irkutsk, he spent so much time with Bishop Benjamin that the dean gave him the name "Veniaminov" (son of Benjamin) ... discuss

Blessed Paul VI celebrating Mass in the vernacularCredit:  rorate-caeli.blogspot.comI recently did a post [HERE] in which I discussed Father Z's reaction to the "whoopdeedoo", as he referred to i ... discuss

Addressing the American University  Catholic Community at AU's multifaith center, April 20, 2013. To have me speak at your college or parish, contact me via the form in the right-hand sidebar.Tod ... discuss

Since I started working as a pro-life advocate in 2011, I have deeply struggled with how to have productive conversations with moral relativists.  I could “win a debate” with them, but I have a l ... discuss

If you were in similar shoes as mine, which, alas, were not in Rome yesterday, I hope you enjoyed watching EWTN's production of the Mass of canonization as much as I did. (I think there's still an opp ... discuss

Introduction It is the Time of the Passover in Jerusalem, about 30 A.D., and there were perhaps close to 2 million people in and around Jerusalem. This was the only time in His Ministry of 3 ½ years ... discuss

Washington D.C., Mar 28, 2015 / 06:25 am (CNA).- A recent ruling from the Supreme Court to clarify workplace protections for pregnant women will help remedy some of the pressure placed on working wome ... discuss

Human nature being what it is, government always tends toward authoritarianism (or worse), regardless of the nobility or ignobility of a government's founders.  If the citizens were always in per ... discuss

Signing The Thrill of the Chaste (Catholic Edition) after speaking in Helena, Montana,February 2, 2015. Photo: Fr. Sean RaftisToday, as Holy Week beckons, I begin my next book, which will occupy me un ... discuss

From The Jewish ChronicleBy Melanie PhillipsIn New York last week, I was talking to American Jews anxious about the very difficult relationship between President Obama and Israel's newly re-elected ... discuss

Thanks Jim…..what a GREAT article! Former FBI Special Agent K. Dee McCown wrote an open letter to Eric Holder. p://"> The letter is going ... discuss

An ambulance was called to South Wind Women’s Center abortion facility in Wichita, Kansas, for a woman experiencing a medical emergency on March 26, 2015. Operation Rescue was notified of the incide ... discuss

On Monday, U.S. District Court Judge John deGravelles in Louisiana quietly changed the trial date for a challenge to a much-discussed state pro-life law – arbitrarily allowing abortion providers th ... discuss

Interesting slant on things A blogger added up the deer license sales in just a handful of states and arrived at a striking conclusion: There were over 600,000 hunters this season in the state of Wi ... discuss

Contact: Jenna Bartlo, Biola University, 562-777-4061, LA MIRADA, Calif., March 26, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ -- Noted public intellectuals Cornel West and Robert George wil ... discuss

In China, Zhang Di made the decision to have an abortion after finding out her 16-year-old sister, Zhang Wenhui, needed a life-saving bone marrow transplant. Doctors told Zhang Di that a transplant wa ... discuss

Nottingham, England, Mar 25, 2015 / 02:25 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In preparation for the reinternment of the remains of Richard III, a 15th century English king whose body was only recently rediscovered, ... discuss

Cardinal Nichols conducting dialogue on the Synod via the pressI am deeply disturbed by Cardinal Nichols' criticism of the 461 brave priests who signed a letter upholding the unchangeable teachings of ... discuss

Our Lady of Walsingham, Patroness of All English-Speaking PeoplesIn the spirit of Becket, Fisher and More, nearly 500 Catholic priests in Great Britain  have signed a letter urging this year's Sy ... discuss

The truly great and humble Pope Benedict XVI is among the Church's greatest Popes and is the greatest theological mind the Church has produced in centuries.  His holy witness is appreciated even ... discuss

by Kelsey Harkness: For the first time this year, Congress will get a chance to directly question the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) over its involvement in Operation Choke Point.In a he ... discuss

I was greatly encouraged to read this morning the press statement released by the co-ordinator of the “Support Marriage Letter”, which reveals that 461 priests from across England and Wales have s ... discuss

Now that Benjamin Netanyahu has won what the Israeli media are calling "a decisive victory," people in Israel and around the world are asking themselves what Netanyahu's victory means to Israel and ... discuss

Witness has an interview with Linda Gibbons. Alliance for Life Ontario published an interview with Dr Chris Kahlenborn regarding Plan B. This is an intriguing part of the interview, although I cannot ... discuss

We have probably all had the experience of trying to solve some knotty problem unsuccessfully, onto to come up with the answer later, while doing something completely unrelated. This week along there ... discuss

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Mar 23, 2015 / 05:33 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Arabia, which serves the more than 2 million Catholics in the United Arab Emirates, Oman, ... discuss

The latest issue of The Truth, the newsletter of Les Femmes, is not online at our website yet, but I thought I would post the lead article with footnotes for those concerned about the upcoming Ordinar ... discuss

While an ordinary Catholic will no doubt be familiar with genuflecting.  After all, everyone is supposed to genuflect towards to Real Presence of our Lord in the Eucharist while in the Church. &n ... discuss

Traditional Catholics will be familiar with the fact that the Feast of the Body of Christ (Corpus Christi) is kept on a separate date than the Feast of the Precious Blood.  The Feast of the Preci ... discuss

Let's see if I can put words to what my heart is feeling as I mark five years without my baby girl.Through tears these past few days, God has been working some things out within me. He has been whispe ... discuss

Vincent Van Gogh(1853-1890)Vincent Van Gogh's career as a painter began when he was 27 years old and lasted a brief ten years, ending with his suicide. His works are, perhaps, better known than those ... discuss

St. Catherine of SienaCredit:  www.discerninghearts.comI recently did a post on traditional Catholics and the emphasis they place on external worship, citing the fact that this can be a very dang ... discuss

Image source: Reading: 2 Chronicles 36:14-16,19-23Responsorial: Psalm 137:1-6Second Reading: Ephesians 2:4-10Gospel: John 3:14-21The first reading recalls the fall of the k ... discuss

Can faithful Catholics and Biblical evangelicals accept same-sex marriage?[1] I assert that it cannot be accepted within the Magisterium of the Catholic Church nor Biblical Christians.[2] Quite t ... discuss

The Five Holy Wounds of Our Lord Jesus ChristFriday after the Third Sunday of LentIntroit: Philippians ii: 8-9Our Lord Jesus Christ humbled Himself unto death, even unto death upon the Cross: Therefor ... discuss

First off, this weekend, we get a high “holy” pi day, after all, 3/14/15 is 5 digits of pi, not just 3. Except it isn’t. See, 3.1415 are the actual first 5 digits of pi. Except if yo ... discuss

2015 Zion Lutheran Lent SeriesGod's Ten Word's - For YouPart 4 of 6 Text: Exodus 20:1-17 and Matthew 5:21-26Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. Tonigh ... discuss

Release by Voice of the Family:Cardinal calls for saint-like love in defence of marriage9 March 2015: A prominent Cardinal of the Catholic Church has called for Catholics to imitate the Christian mar ... discuss

A certain intrepid newsman who shall remain nameless was not to be put off his routine of heading down to the local Roy Rogers late morning for brunch, coffee and a read of his newspapers. All was wel ... discuss

God loves me and that has all kinds of implications for my life.  God doesn't just love the me He thinks He knows, He loves the me that even I don't know.  He truly loves me and He loves eve ... discuss

"He hit a grand slam with his strong, honest and forthright speech to the U.S. Congress and the American people," said international Christian broadcaster and journalist, Earl Cox.  "The Israeli ... discuss

When a corporate entity declares it is 'Pancake Day' but in our hearts we know it is not, let us agree that everyday IS Pancake Day, regardless.In the same manner, when Giorgio A. Tsoukalos declares " ... discuss

“Having turned away from the knowledge given by God, the Christian influence on the whole of culture has been lost. In Europe, including England, it took many years ― in the United States only a f ... discuss

“That the Bible is God’s word and book I prove thus:  All things that have been, and are, in the world, and the manner of their being, are described in the first book of Moses on the crea ... discuss

TweetBy Gerrit Van Dorland“Hello, what do you think of our display?”A young guy with a skater-boy swag stopped and pulled off his headsets. “What’s that?” he said, as I watched his expressio ... discuss

The Sacred Lance and Nails of Our Lord Jesus ChristFriday after the First Sunday of LentMass Said in Some Places Introit: Ps. xxi: 17-18 et 15They have pierced my hands and my feet: they have numbered ... discuss

Cardinal Marx: "Social media force us to listen to people"The Catholic Church in Germany will be more open to social media. "The world of social media is not a threat but a challenge," said the chairm ... discuss

Samuel Rutherford is perhaps the best known Scottish Puritan. But his life and history seem not to be as widely remembered as other Puritan ministers. Rutherford’s legacy lays chiefly in collect ... discuss

How can a country fight to prevent suicide with one hand and endorse it with the other? That is the question facing Canadians after the Supreme Court’s unanimous decision striking down the total ban ... discuss

DISCLAIMER:  I am in no way questioning the validity of the Second Coming of Christ.  Jesus is returning to Earth to set up His eternal kingdom.  I am just debating the timeline and det ... discuss

The Lenten Season Begins The entire Christian life celebrates Christ's victorious Resurrection on Easter morning. However, from Christianity's earliest days, the actual Paschal season has received spe ... discuss

Today in the pre-1955 Traditional Catholic Missal is the Mass in Some Places (pro aliquibus locis) of The Flight Into Egypt.  In honor of this day, I share the following prayers and meditations i ... discuss

So, the Grey Lady has decided enough water has passed under the bridge to have an article pointing out that … indeed there were WMD in Iraq. I guess they figure the “lied/died” meme ... discuss

So I noticed that I So I noticed that I had not posted in a while. In fact I had not posted since before Christmas. There were many reasons. The most obvious was that I just had hip replacement surger ... discuss

*The following is a duplication of a discussion I had after receiving a question through personal email/message. I thought it might be worth sharing and mildly edited it for posting. The dia ... discuss

The above picture is one that is sure to warm the heart of every good Catholic traditionalist. Here is a priest celebrating the Mass ad orientem. This is the way Mass should be celebrated. This is ... discuss

I recently began working with the Johnson County Hospice. When first asked to apply, I considered some of the ethical and religious underpinnings of hospice care. I didn’t want to get into somethin ... discuss

RORATE EXCLUSIVE: Open letter by Archbishop on the crisis in the ChurchFull text also on their site.  (they say it can be posted or linked to , so I am given the devastating contents)'It is ... discuss

Presidents of the United States are usually awful as theologians. In far too many cases, the closer they get to anything theological, the bigger the mess they make. President Obama seems rather adept ... discuss

Double (1955 Calendar): February 9St. Cyril, patriarch of Alexandria, was known as the Doctor of the Incarnation. He took a fearless stand against the Nestorian heretics who denied that the Second Per ... discuss

In January, Michael Voris did a Vortex episode entitled, "GET OUT!" in which he once again attacked the "homosexual and homosexual-friendly clergy" of the Catholic Church.  He, as is his usual cu ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Feb 8, 2015 / 12:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis traveled in the eastern outskirts of Rome on Sunday afternoon to hear confessions and say Mass at a parish known for its commitment t ... discuss

Vatican City, Feb 8, 2015 / 10:37 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis marked the Day of Prayer and Awareness against Human Trafficking by calling on governments to remove this “shameful wound̶ ... discuss

Mary Donigan, age 22, died on February 6, 1870, at the Brooklyn home of long-time friend Mrs. Bridget Dillon. Mary had come to her home on a Monday afternoon about three weeks before her death, lookin ... discuss

As a counterpunch to left-wing science fiction writer China Miéville’s list of Sci-Fi/Fantasy novels for socialists, Samuel Goldman of the American Conservative penned “10 Sci Fi and Fantasy Work ... discuss

Vatican City, Feb 7, 2015 / 10:51 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis has advocated for the widespread participation of women in all levels of the Church and society, saying that their unique gifts enri ... discuss

The Supreme Court Ruling striking down Canada's laws against assisted suicide is an extreme example of judicial overreach. Major social change like this should always come from elected repre ... discuss

I was saddened when I read something from a very good friend of mine:"May they burn in Hell!"He's a Muslim.Is that what he really wants? For people to burn in Hell?"Oh, but he's a Muslim!" you sayYes, ... discuss

Have you ever been just sucked into such a whirlwind that you felt you were doing good just to make sure your teeth were brushed and all the urgent things of life tended to? Like you were on a wild ri ... discuss

 from Jill Stanek.comby Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and KelliLive Action News reports on a perfect example of twisted pro-abortion logic from The Abortion Resource Handbook, in ... discuss

Abuja, Nigeria, Jan 26, 2015 / 05:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Against the background of continuing attacks by radical Islamist group Boko Haram, bishops in Nigeria are appealing for military aid from Wes ... discuss

Monday of the Third Week in Ordinary Time(Click here for readings)By KATIE GROSSSummoning them, he began to speak to them in parables,“How can Satan drive out Satan?If a kingdom is divided again ... discuss

We've posted today on our sister blog, Abortion Pundit, on one idea of a 2016 Presidential Race Dream Team. That link will remain in that blog's sidebar through election time as a running go-to resour ... discuss

Since Congress lacks the political courage to impeach the most reckless, overreaching and lawless chief executive in our nation's history, it's time for Congress to, at the very least, censure Obama.O ... discuss

A Container for Holy ChrismQuestion: "Someone has been insisting to me that the Russian Orthodox Church recognizes the validity of the Sacraments of the Roman Church. And in fact, have since at least ... discuss

America:  The National Catholic Review, January 19-26, 2015 Issue, by Serrin M. Foster Recovering the pro-life roots of the women’s movementON THE MOVE. A suffrage parade, New York City, M ... discuss

-I have never watched, The Celebrity Apprentice before, but when I found out that Brandi Glanville was going to be on, I decided to watch it.-I then found out that other fun celebrities were on as wel ... discuss

Lamb of God Lutheran ChurchPleasant Prarie, WIJanuary 11th, 2014The Baptism of Our LordMatthew 3:13-17I really have two topics for you today, first on the occasion of my visit, this missionary has som ... discuss

Ever since Greg Stier spoke at the National Youth Workers Convention, I've been thinking about something he said. He read the story of Elijah on Mount Carmel (1 Kings 19), about how the prophets of Ba ... discuss

The following was written by former pro-life leader Don Cooper in response to a post by the anti-abolitionist Jill Stanek. Please read her post and the exchange that occurred in the comments ... discuss

In response to the Islamists murder of 2000 Nigerians, the world must burn 2000 Korans in protest.  The Koran is the holy book of Islam, the inspiration for their war against nonmuslims, for thei ... discuss

Turkey allows a new Christian church to be built.And the President of Egypt has a Regensburg moment with the Mullahs."I am referring here to the religious clerics. … It's inconceivable that the ... discuss

The vote for Speaker of the House is today, so I'm too late to have any affect on anything and am just relieving my feelings of frustration, but as my assorted social media feeds have been shouting at ... discuss

VIDEO: A 2008 performance of "March of the Kings" ("Marche Des Rois") by Nowell Sing We Clear (Tony Barrand, Fred Breunig, Andy Davis and John Roberts) at Latchis Theater, Brattleboro, Vermont.+  ... discuss

 Coronation of the Virgin with St. Catherine of Alexandria, St. John the Evangelist, St. John the BaptistJust as I mentioned yesterday on the Octave Day of St. Stephen, very little information i ... discuss

Credit:  www.pinterest.comI had an interesting run in with a Catholic blogger recently. The blogger is Paul Anthony Melanson and he has a blog entitled, "La Salette Journey." He wrote a post crit ... discuss

The following is a chapter from a book by Elisabeth Elliot that richly blessed and encouraged me, so I wanted to pass it along, as I'm sure it will impact others with similar experiences as well..."If ... discuss

On a recent visit to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's exhibit on collaboration and complicity in the Holocaust, "Some Were Neighbors," I saw a sign at the entrance bearing a arresting qu ... discuss

This morning, I spoke during Mass in the parish church of St Theresa of the Child Jesus, in north west London, about the Extraordinary Synod on the Family in Rome last October. Interestingly, my talk ... discuss

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With the Supreme Court of Canada considering whether the federal prohibition that outlaws assisted suicide is unconstitutional, the Canadian Medical Association is “quietly preparing for possible ch ... discuss

By Ron Paul: Last week we learned that the key to a strong economy is not increased production, lower unemployment, or a sound monetary unit. Rather, economic prosperity depends on the type of languag ... discuss

An update on traditional monks at the Silverstream Priory from Catholic Ireland. Fundraising deadline looms for Silverstream prioryBy Sarah Mac Donald - 21 December, 2014Ireland’ ... discuss

I am no longer a Republican. John Boehner, Mitch McConnell and their Democrat-lite, RINO Republican establishment have seen to that. They have betrayed their own constituents. They have actively turne ... discuss

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A federal judge has declared parts of President Obama’s immigration executive actions unconstitutional, in the first court opinion to tackle Obama’s controversial policy changes. In an opi ... discuss

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One of the things the CR-OMNIBUS did was deprive the new Congress in January from having any financial impact on these issues. Instead of passing a continuing resolution that would have funded the gov ... discuss

 Making Sure Jahi Stays “Dead”? By Wesley J. Smith Jahi McMathI accept properly diagnosed brain death as dead. Hence, when three doctors found that Jahi McMath was tragically gone ... discuss

Dear Friends and Supporters,Grace and peace to you in Jesus Christ,The first purpose of this letter is to thank you for your support of our Singapore mission this past year. We appreciate each and eve ... discuss

Are you a family man wondering what birthday gift you need to buy for your wife? If yes, you need to consider birthday gift for her ideas. Jewelry has obviously been the best birth day presents for wo ... discuss

I originally posted this in 2005 and have updated it a couple of times. I like to present it every December 7th as the story is as poignant as ever, especially with our troops still in theater in Af ... discuss

When I was very young, some of my classmates would leave their shoes outside the bedroom door on the night of the fifth of December, so that Saint Nicholas would leave them treats.We never did that at ... 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

In spite of the fact that New Hampshire has cut medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood, they still seem perfectly able to function, as long as they remain in the highly profitable business of providin ... 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

Image courtesy of stockimages at On 3 October 2013, the South African Constitutional Court (similar to the American Supreme Court), proclai ... discuss

I had always liked Huckabee and was disappointed after he dropped out. And it took some time to find one to fill that void of a true social conservative candidate to vote for. I understand that he is ... 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

Valentine's Day, Sex and ChastityWith Valentine's Day around the corner, I decided to republish something we put out last year as it is so appropriate for this time of year. Chastity so key to the pro ... discuss

The Health Care Vote and The Stupak Amendment - Did We Really Ban Taxpayer-Funded Abortion?I know that many of you watched the Health Care Reform vote on Saturday night like I did. I began to see the ... discuss




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