Topic: sorrow

On July 23, the Church celebrates the feast of St. Bridget (Birgitta) of Sweden, who was a widow and Third Order Franciscan (1303 – 1373). She is one of the most prominent women of the Christian Mid ... discuss

"To trust God means that we must know that whatever comes to us comes from his hands.  If we do not see that sorrow comes from his hand and cannot get the comfort of his love from it, it may be b ... discuss

Sincere sorrow for sin does not necessarily require having to feel sorry. Just like love, sorrow is an act of the will, not a feeling. And in the same way as one can love God deeply without any emoti ... discuss

22 July, New Testament The Gospels mention Mary of Magdala as one of the women of Galilee who followed Jesus and His disciples. She witnessed His crucifixion and burial, and went to the tomb on Easte ... discuss

Contact: +41 79 507 6363, www.oikoumene.org/press   Geneva, Switzerland July 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The World Council of Churches (WCC) today expressed sympathy and sorrow to family, friend ... discuss

I Used to Be Pro-Choice, Pro-Choice to the Core, Th ... discuss

Every morning, the faithfulness of the sun touches our eyelids. Unfortunately, the faithfulness of the alarm clock also reaches our ears. We slowly rise from the pillow, sneak out from under the sheet ... discuss

Washington D.C., Jul 18, 2014 / 01:14 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Following Wednesday's crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, both religious and political leaders from around the world are offering up pray ... discuss

Contact: +41 79 507 6363, www.oikoumene.org/press   Geneva, Switzerland July 18, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The World Council of Churches (WCC) today expressed sympathy and sorrow to family, friend ... discuss

Saint Anne’s feast day is on July 26th, so the St. Anne Novena is traditionally started on July 17th; however, you can pray it anytime. St. Anne (Hebrew, Hannah, grace; also spelled Ann, Anne, Anna) ... discuss

Here is the text of Bishop Declan Lang's statement of Gaza, issued Thursday July 7. Bishop Lang serves as the current bishop of Clifton and chairs the international affairs department of the ... discuss

Sergei Rachmaninoff(1873-1943)I want to feature a documentary about Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943) called Harvest of Sorrow. Rachmaninoff was our Christian brother of the ancient  eastern Orthod ... discuss

I was looking up something else, and that led to something else which led to something else which led to this short collection of excerpts that seemed to me to be connected: In 1784 Thomas Jefferson a ... discuss

4th Sunday after Pentecost, (July 6, 2014) St. John Lutheran Church, Reinbeck, Iowa Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn, STM (Luke 24:44–49, Romans 10:14–17) The Ordination of Rev. Troy W. Peperkorn TITLE: ... discuss

There are many types of retreats, but the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola are unique. They represent a formal pattern based on four "weeks" of meditations beginning with God's love for u ... discuss

he seventh anniversary of the publishing of Summorum Pontificum, the long-awaited motu proprio of Pope Benedict XVI replacing all former "indults" and freeing the Mass of All Times, the Traditional ... 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

  2.51: Beyond the Square Crochet Motifs: 144 circles, hexagons, triangles, squares, and other unexpected shapes 1.99 for What Matters in Jane Austen? Which important Austen characters never sp ... discuss

Lord, have mercy. Lord, have mercy. Christ, have mercy. Christ, have mercy. Lord, have mercy. Lord, have mercy. Christ, hear us. Christ, hear us. Christ, graciously hear us. Christ, graciously ... discuss

July is the month dedicated to the Precious Blood of Jesus. The feast of the Precious Blood of our Lord was instituted in 1849 by Pius IX, but the devotion is as old as Christianity. The early Fathers ... discuss

The Catechism of the Catholic Church (#409) declares: “The whole of man’s history has been the story of our combat with the powers of evil, stretching, so our Lord tells us, from the very ... discuss

Litany of the Most Precious Blood:Lord, have mercy on us.Christ, have mercy on us.Lord, have mercy on us.Christ, hear us.Christ, graciously hear us.God, the Father of Heaven, have mercy on us.God the ... discuss

Before reading, please read our initial reply to Justin Edwards, then our response to part 1 of his series about Abolish Human Abortion and the Church Repent project.Edwards continues his unhelpful cr ... 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

Driver's ed, birthday party, convention - busy, busy life.  Here's a recap!Outside my window...Most mornings I walk two or  more miles on the tow path while I am waiting for Noah to run with ... 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

There are certain topics I return to on a regular basis and, if you are a regular reader of this site, you know that one of those topics is pornography. I return to it again and again because ... 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

I encountered a young man who is confronted with newly acquired and profound pysical disability. He is trying to come to grips with the hard realities of his new life. Living with a serious disability ... discuss

The Coliseum in Rome, from inside the walls by Mick Hunt If you’re quiet and listen, you might hear their voices. When I looked across the arena at the Roman Coliseum during a torrid August afterno ... discuss

There comes a time when others in one’s age bracket seem to be dying right and left.  Oh, they may be five years younger, or five years older, but famous people, friends and acquaintances not f ... discuss

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

by Kirsten Andersen BEIJING, China, June 12, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A woman who endured three coerced abortions at the hands of “family planning” officials in China has opened up ... discuss

Comedy is usually thought of as beneficial but not necessarily significant or essential. However, there is actually a structure and significance to humor as seen in comedic pieces. For instance, durin ... 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

Text: John 17:1-11In the name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. Glory: it is a word that communicates beauty, splendor, majesty, and nobility. The word glory is typic ... discuss

by Sarah Terzo June 2, 2014 (Live Action News) - Pro-Choice author Magda Denes, PhD, interviewed clinic workers and observed abortions in a busy abortion clinic shortly after Roe versus Wade. Her book ... discuss

In the realm of pro-life work, we often talk about the unborn child as the most vulnerable member of society. Indeed, with 21 percent of pregnancies ending in abortion, a person is more likely to die ... discuss

The Fortieth Day of Easter, New Testament Lection †  Psalm 110 (1-year Lectionary) or Psalm 47 (3-year)†  2 Kings 2:5-15 (1-year) or Acts 1:1-11 (3-year)† &n ... discuss

The following is posted with family permission.  May the Lord give to the family of Sylvia Colby and to all who mourn comfort in their grief and a sure confidence in His loving care.Sylvia ColbyG ... discuss

When Barbara died I found a book on Southern etiquette because I wanted to find out what a gentleman like Rhett Butler would have done in my place. I found out that a widower wears black for a year b ... discuss

Credit:  www.turnbacktogod.comThis Sunday, April 27, is Divine Mercy Sunday. This year it is even more special than usual because two popes - John XXIII and John Paul II - will be canonized that ... discuss

I will deliver them out of the hand of death. I will redeem them from death: O death, I will be thy death; O hell, I will be thy bite... Osee (Hosea) 13:14 (Douay-Rheims translation)Because Chris ... discuss

Scars... Scars... And more scars... And yet without one set of scars...where would we be? 2014 ☼ Good Friday (two days ago) ● Father Kevin J Forsyth “Our Wounds: The Best Parts Of Who We Are ... discuss

Lent 3a, (March 23, 2014) Holy Cross Lutheran Church Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn (John 4:5–26) TITLE: “At the Well” Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord, Jesus Christ. Amen. Ou ... discuss

Question: Why do we pray for the dead on the 3rd, 9th, and 40th day of a person's repose, and what is the basis for the practice?St. John Chrysostom states that the practice of praying for the dead co ... discuss

by Dan Zeidler | Washington, DC | LifeNews.com | 4/3/12 10:58 AM                      &nbs ... discuss

Put not your trust in princes: in the children of men, in whom there is no salvation.  Psalm 145:2-3A reminder that today is the one-year anniversary of Benedict XVI's abdication inspired some re ... discuss

Funeral of Esther Mueller, (February 22, 2014) Holy Cross Lutheran Church Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn (Isaiah 25:6–9) TITLE: “Death is Swallowed Up” Arden, Sherree, Linda, Dennis, grandchildren, ... discuss

I have had occasion to witness a young woman who had come to know the Lord in recent years go off head first into a strong delusion.  This woman has not overtly turned away from God.  Instea ... discuss

I asked my Little Mother, why is it that the Rosary recounts the Presentation of your Son as joyful? And she said:"Because of Simeon's prophesy, which I knew came from God."And then I asked my Little ... discuss

Yep, it's that time of the year again. Thousands march, pray, fast, and do everything they can to fight the monstrous sanction of murdering babies. I applaud them. But since tonight is my "all about m ... 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

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

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

HOMEI need to take a little time for research this week; our next topic, which will appear in the next two weeks, will be dissociation: how it relates to abortion and how it correlates to chronic illn ... discuss

I was really excited to hear about the first annual Catholic School Life Rally held earlier this month outside the South Wind Women’s Center abortion clinic in Wichita, Kansas. The idea for the ... discuss

Newtown, Conn., Dec 14, 2013 / 08:58 am (CNA/EWTN News).- One year after the murder of 20 school children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., the local Catholic bishop sa ... discuss

Bernini's baldocchino at St. Peter's Basilica.Photo by Ricardo Andre Frantz.Last Sunday, before Mass, I happened to open my 1962 Missal up to the Common of Saints, and my eye fell on these lines:  ... discuss

Also in honor and rememberance of my Dad, who proudly served with the Flying Tigers in WWII and past away a month ago today :(RIP Dad...you are in safe hands now...you are with God...until we mee ... 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

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

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. IV: Ordinary: 623 Psalter: Monday, Week II, 822 (Midday) Common of the Apostles: 1682 Midday Prayer for Feast of Saints Jude and Simon, Apostles, using Curr ... discuss

I am the Flagby Ruth Apperson RousI am the flag of the United States of America.I was born on June 14, 1777, in Philadelphia.There the Continental Congress adopted my stars and stripes as the national ... discuss

"Do Not Fear," the latest album from Thousand Tongues, is now available for purchase at Bandcamp (Digital Download - name your own price // CD - $13). A text I wrote, "When Sorrow Comes," is ... discuss

In positive news, His Holiness Pope Francis has announced that on October 13th he will consecrate the world to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. In honor of this event, please join me in prayer as we hono ... discuss

Lily's stone arrived at my house this past Friday. It was originally going to be shipped to the church in Virginia that is connected to the cemetery where Lily is buried. However, it was going to have ... discuss

25 September AD 1392 To Russians, Sergius is both a national hero and an example of Russian spiritual life at its best. His posterity reminds us of Joan of Arc with the French or Martin Luther for Ge ... discuss

Funeral Service for Bonnie Gilbert (September 21, 2013) Holy Cross Lutheran Church Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn Isaiah 25:6–9 BonnieGilbert09-21-2013 TITLE: “The Party of a Lifetime” Jack, Cheryl, Mat ... discuss

This past Thursday, September 19th, I spoke at my very first pregnancy resource center fundraiser banquet! (I have several more coming up). Every detail of that day was so beautiful, full of gifts fro ... discuss

From the depths of a tearful throat, Digory Kirk’s words tumble from his lips in addressing the Great Lion: “Please, won’t you give me something that can cure my mother?” Then, ... discuss

Shortly after Aaron Alexis committed mass murder at the Washington Navy Yard, Obama chose to carry out an attack of his own.Rather than postpone his bitter partisan rant, just hours after the bloodshe ... discuss

 Michelangelo's PietáToday is the 24th Sunday in ordinary time, but it also is September 15, the day liturgically reserved for the memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows. While miss the reading cycle f ... discuss

William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French, 1825-1905), Pietà, 1876Behold, this child is destined for the fall and rise of many is Israel and for a sign that shall be contradicted. And your own soul a sword ... discuss

Miley (ugh!) CyrusI have to say that I was actually somewhat heartened by the response to the vulgar, obscene display by Miley Cyrus at the Video Music Awards a couple of weeks ago. Most people were r ... discuss

{1 Peter 2:11-17. John 16:16-22} In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Accounting Last Monday being Tax Day, no doubt, you felt relief. Relief because you had already ... discuss

In October, Human Life International, Nebraska Bishops’ Pro-Life Office and the Archdiocese of Omaha Respect Life Apostolate are hosting a conference in Omaha, Nebraska, on the theme of : Life, ... discuss

29 August, New Testament According to the structure of the Christian calendar, the feast commemorating the death of St. John the Baptist comes only two months after the celebration of his nativity. H ... discuss

The Saint of the Day for August 27 is St. Monica .St. Monica is an example of those holy matrons of the ancient Church who proved very influential in their own quiet way. Through prayer and tears she ... discuss

Antoinette Tuff looked at the face of death at the Atlanta school where she is a secretary. The young man was full of hate and without hope. He was also armed with an AK-47 and other weapons. He wante ... discuss

August 14th- August 22ndIn the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.Give praise to the Father Almighty,To His Son, Jesus Christ the Lord,To the Spirit who lives in our hear ... discuss

Hebrews 11:1-16St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Cassopolis, MIAugust 11th, 2013Pentecost 12“The righteous shall live by faith.”“We hold that a man is justified by grace through faith.”“Your fai ... discuss

I read the following in Jackie Pullinger's incredible book "Chasing the Dragon: One Woman's Struggle Against the Darkness of Hong Kong's Drug Dens" close to two years ago. I wrote out this entire p ... discuss

3 August, New Testament These "myrrh bearers" or "faithful women," as they're called among some Christians, with Mary Magdalene, are named in Scripture as the first visitors to the tomb of the crucif ... discuss

22 July, New Testament The Gospels mention Mary of Magdala as one of the women of Galilee who followed Jesus and His disciples. She witnessed His crucifixion and burial, and went to the tomb on Easter ... discuss

I Will Carry YouThis video is how we ended this day...a day of sorrow, and joy, of grace and forgiveness, of confusion and peace.  Eight years out it seems like it should be an easier day to navi ... discuss

...he can't stand what the Church teaches. And he is 80 years old. Here is the full text of his letter. *** June 2013 TO : Family, Relatives, and Friends, Colleagues and Partners in Ministry, ... discuss

O Mary, Mother of the High Priest, You love your priestly Son with the love of your maternal heart.Hear my heartfelt prayer today for all priests.I pray For faithful and fervent priests,For ... discuss

O Mary, Mother of the High Priest, You love your priestly Son with the love of your maternal heart.Hear my heartfelt prayer today for all priests.I pray For faithful and fervent priests,For ... discuss

Hannah Rose shares her very personal story of abortion, a renewed life with Jesus, and the loss of her daughter Lily. Please watch the following videos and then read the excerpt about her journey. &n ... discuss

Catholic Memes is responsible for this awesome meme.This post was supposed to be published yesterday, for Bl. Pier Giorgio's feast day, but I didn't get a chance so here it goes today.I'm usually a fa ... discuss

Day Two:Jesus says: “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.”Pier Giorgio responds: “Our life, in order to be Christian, has to be a continual renunciation, a continu ... discuss

After Nancy Pelosi's latest bizarre reaction to a question from a reporter concerning the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act sponsored by Arizona congressman Trent Franks, I received a number o ... discuss

by Diane Steinbach Making Whole is a bi-monthly art therapy column focused on art to heal. Many of us feel devastated by life. We feel wrought by our own decisions, regrets over past mistakes tear ... discuss

Director of nursing at an abortion clinic:"… When it's a big fetus, you will hear them asking a lot of questions: "is it a boy or is it a girl?", "Will it be baptized?" We've had many requests for t ... discuss

by Jane St. Clair Author of Walk Me to Midnight I wrote “Thirty Logical Reasons to Vote No on Assisted Suicide” when the issue was on the ballot in Washington state.  It’s now on th ... discuss

BIRMINGHAM MARCH FOR... !!!!!! “Life is an opportunity, benefit from it.Life is beauty, admire it.Life is a dream, realize it.Life is a challenge, meet it.Life is a duty, complete it.Life ... discuss

For those of you who celebrate Ascension of our Lord on Sunday please click on this link for Evening Prayer II for the Solemnity of the Ascension of Our Lord. Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vo ... discuss

This series, the angry, bloody God of the Bible? begins here. This post jumps right into the data from Jesus. Jesus told his disciples that by seeing him, they've seen the Father. He is God. The sa ... discuss

{1 Peter 2:11-17. John 16:16-22} In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Accounting Last Monday being Tax Day, no doubt, you felt relief. Relief because you had already ... discuss

Yesterday at 4pm...the wonderful and heroic wife of my eldest son, Joshua Gabriel....Hattie Lyn died from cancer.... She was an amazing woman who became one my late wife Barbara's best friends... ... discuss

There is so much talk of Good Friday and Resurrection (Easter) Sunday, but very few people actually talk about Saturday and what happened in between the two. I wonder why that is? Saturday is the pivo ... discuss

One of Barbara's dear friends through Mommylife recently wrote and concluded with one of our favorite quotes from William Blake, "Joy and woe are woven fine....A clothing for the soul divine." East ... discuss

From an ancient homily for Holy SaturdayThe Lord's descent into the underworldSomething strange is happening – there is a great silence on earth today, a great silence and stillness. The whole ... discuss

The desert is not a dwelling place; it is only a path, a road on which one comes to know the merciful love of God. Everyone who seeks God must pass along it, since the experience of the desert is clos ... discuss

Tonight I ventured to adoration.  I had attempted to go last week but good intentions were thwarted by unruly children and my subsequent bad attitude.  Tonight, however, I felt that familiar ... discuss

I recently ordered a handful of back issues of Communio Magazine, which are handily organized according to topic. And thus what I ordered were a few backissues on topics of particula interest to me. T ... discuss

Sermon – Lent 3 - March 3rd, 2013Village Lutheran Church, Ladue, MOMatthew 13:1-9“Repent or Perish”Repent or perish! Well, happy Sunday morning to you, too, pastor. Repent or perish! ... discuss

Now I am going to him who sent me; yet none of you asks me, `Where are you going?' But because I have said these things to you, sorrow has filled your hearts. Nevertheless I tell you the truth: it is ... discuss

PRAY FOR BENEDICT XVI! These are his last hours as the Holy Pontiff, he is the Vicar of Christ! V. Oremus pro Pontifice nostro Benedicto. V. Let us pray for Benedict, our Pope. R. Dominus conservet ... discuss

Well, I'm rather dissappointed that my last few posts did not show up on my blog. I have been posting from my iPod, and using the Blogger app, but they never did show!Pope Benedict XVI, affectionately ... discuss

Sermon – Ash Wednesday – Amos 1:1-2Lutheran Chapel of the Cross, Racine, WI“Shaken”The words of Amos, who was among the sheep breeders from Tekoa, who perceived events in Israel durin ... discuss

ass="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;">So, with all that being said, we can now move on to Leviticus 10. It is from this chapter that we get a phrase that is used quite commonly. Tha ... discuss

Mary, Exterminatrix of Heresies.  But since Mary is the perfect type of the Church, we can also think of this as an image of the Church defending us with Truth.Some months ago, in this space, we ... discuss

I'm have so many conflicting thoughts I want to organize into a cogent post. This may not be the one . . . . I think of a hundred amazing observations I can't wait to share on my blog - when I'm behin ... discuss

I am the Flagby Ruth Apperson RousI am the flag of the United States of America.I was born on June 14, 1777, in Philadelphia.There the Continental Congress adopted my stars and stripes as the national ... discuss

Catholic school chaperones tell us that the pictures of abortion we show had more influence on their students than any other speaker or event. If Simcha Fisher shows up today for the March for Life i ... discuss

It has become possible for me to take every other Friday morning off so as to spend time with fellow abolitionists and evangelists at the abortuary in Norman, OK.Here is the report of today's activiti ... discuss

Only months before his death, the great Richard John Neuhaus delivered a speech at the 2008 National Right to Life Convention. This speech should be long remembered and reprinted, and it is particular ... discuss

To quote many an angst-ridden tween, teen, young adult, mid-life crisis'er, whomever... the question of who am I is a popular one.  I'm wondering if it is every really answered?  Does anyone ... discuss

Sermon – Christmas 1 – Luke 2:22-38Trinity Lutheran, Sheboygan, WI“Depart in Peace”The family is all gathered around. The doctors have given the grave news. “Time is short. Say y ... discuss

e mso 9]> 0 false 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false false < ![endif]-->Styles DefLockedState="false" LatentStyleCount="276"> < ![endif]--> The hue and cry arose to heaven ... discuss

Today is the feast day of my Community -- the feast of St. John, the Apostle and Evangelist. St. John is also my patron saint and the saint I try most to emulate in my daily life.St. John, a fisherman ... discuss

Though coming in the form of man, yet not in every thing is He subject to the laws of man's nature; for while His being born of a woman tells of human nature; virginity becoming capable of childbirth ... discuss

  “Twas’ 11 days before Christmas, around 9:38 When 20 beautiful children stormed through Heaven’s gate. Their smiles were contagious, th ... discuss

'twas 11 days before Christmas around 9:38 when 20 beautiful children stormed thru Heaven's gate. Their smiles were contagious, their laughter filled the air. They could hardly believe all the beaut ... discuss

When the BBC hosts pilloried me about remaining mute and not opinionating in the wake of the Newtown tragedy, I noted that it seems like we should at least be quiet until families are notified. It ... discuss

"I’m co-hosting in the Keeping Christ in Christmas Blog Carnival, along with Tina from Truly Rich Mom and Monica from Arma Dei: Equipping Catholic Families. We'll be sharing different way ... discuss

The innocent little ones of Newtown worshiping at the cribThis email was forwarded to me by a friend. While you are writing your Christmas cards, how about including one for the priests and paris ... discuss

Gandalf the Grey: “Those are goblin Wargs! They will outrun you! Radagast the Brown: “These are rhosgobel rabbits! I’d like to see them try.” What kind of movie combines the ep ... discuss

Although I have faced cancer and nearly three decades of disease that has steadily and irrevocable stripped me of physical function and disabled me, it's a cakewalk compared to the grief being endur ... discuss

As more information and pictures come out about the identities of Friday's massacre, we are left with pieces of the lives of such beautiful children and courageous women....it is so sad to see so many ... discuss

Today is the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary, a holy day of obligation. The Immaculate Conception is a dogma of the faith stating that Mary was conceived sinless in the wom ... discuss

Therefore the Lord Himself shall give you a sign...Behold a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and His name shall be called Immanuel.....God with us.  Isaiah 7:14For our family, Advent has a ... discuss

Advent 2Malachi 4:1-6“Action!” Today we turn our attention to the Old Testament Reading from Malachi 4. Some of the last words of the Old Testament, in fact, the words that are in a sens ... discuss

Would you be willing to ride three hours, one way, on a bus, so you could pray outside an abortion clinic? The students at St. John’s Catholic High School in Beloit, Kansas have done just that ... discuss

It was just a month ago that she left us.....but my sense of time and space is greatly changed.  At times it seems like an eternity while in the next moment I am reliving her death as though it ... discuss

Why, it’s TRADITION! (tradition!) (picture Reb Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof). Remember what April Fool’s Day is like around here, and that we still put a dime in the birthday person’ ... discuss

Mary and Jesus Under a Palm Tree (Middle Eastern)via Matt Stone's Global ChristianityHANDMAID OF THE LORDMy soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour; because He has regarded t ... discuss

Mary and Jesus (Chinese)via Matt Stone's Global ChristianityHOUSE OF GOLDBefore God made known his coming into the world in the fullness of time, He prepared Mary as the suitable creature within whom ... discuss

The following is a message from Min. David Wilkerson called "You Cannot Carry Your Own Cross" followed by a video sermon from Min. B.H. Clendennen entitled, "Self-Denial".It goes hand in hand with the ... discuss

 Friday, November 30, 2012 Women Have Become Instruments of Sorrow By Judie Brown Little girls used to dream of the day when they would ... discuss

This heart-rending sculpture was created by a Slovakian art student named Martin Hudáček. He was moved to create something to draw attention to the devastation abortion can bring to the woman and to ... discuss

e it is to be dismayed by the happiness of others and devastated by their good fortune. — Montesquieu The Spectacle Du Jour a couple weeks ago focused on a four-star General and the women in hi ... discuss

"Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise! Give thanks to Him; bless His Name!" ~Psalm 100:4It's Thanksgiving Day.I thought I'd take a moment to purposefully thank the Lord fo ... discuss

Fourth Thursday in November, United States Another year, another day to stop and say, "Thanks." Of course, we don't need to be reminded to be thankful, do we? God doesn't need to encourage our living ... discuss

The Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference said “a mother and her unborn baby are both sacred with an equal right to life” in a statement responding to widespread criticisms and misinte ... discuss

Joy Beyond the Sorrow - Joy Beyond the Sorrow, the new album from Indelible Grace is available to order and download today. I’ve been listening to it for a few days now and can say that it’ ... discuss

After the death of Saul, David went to Hebron and became king of the tribe of Judah. The northern tribes of Israel chose to follow Ishbaal, one of Saul’s sons. After a long civil war between the hou ... discuss

FROM THE PASTORNovember 18, 2012by Fr. George W. Rutler In the wake of the recent hurricane, a sibilant television commentator said, “I’m so glad we had that storm.” Apologies aside, his words ... discuss

St. Gertrude the GreatSt. Gertrude was born in Eisleben, Germany in 1256. As a five year old, she was received into the monastery of the Cistercian nuns in Helfta. She was an intellectually gifted stu ... discuss

Keep praying. Does your parish have a holy hour or a prayer vigil or all night adoration tonight? I hope so. We're having a holy hour in my parish and my husband and I plan to be there. And we'll be o ... discuss

What happened to my mother's heart so many years ago That miscarried the body of my child that died and wouldn't grow A heart once filled with love and joy then turned to dreadful fear The hopes and ... discuss

Today I want to wish a precious little boy named Marcellus Robert a Happy 1st Birthday in Heaven! Marcellus is the son of my dear friend, Morgan. You should check out her beautiful blog "Mom ... discuss

  FROM THE PASTOROctober 28, 2012by Fr. George W. Rutler  The canonization of Marianne Cope, along with Kateri Tekakwitha, on October 21, occasioned the publication of a stunning phot ... discuss

A weekly column by Father George Rutler. The canoniza ... discuss

What sorrow awaits those who try to hide their plans from the Lord, who do their evil deeds in the dark! “The Lord can’t see us,” they say. “He doesn’t know what’s going on!” Ho ... discuss

Continuing from my post on the Consecration of a Church using the 1962 Rubrics Part II, below is Part III (the final part) of that Consecration. I encourage you to read the post and then watch the e ... discuss

TITLE: “God Working All Things for Good” Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. Our text for this morning is the Gospel lesson just read, with focus on Jesus ... discuss

Pentecost 19St. Paul Lutheran Church, Annapolis, MDOctober 14th, 2012Mark 10:17-22Grace, mercy and peace.... Introductions, etc...Another episode, another conversation, another lesson for us from Jesu ... discuss

The creation itself also will be set free from its slavery to decay and death into the freedom of the glory of the children of God.     Romans 8:21 Our online dictionary includes this definition ... discuss

I’ve been wondering lately if it’s all up to me now, well I know not everythingis up to me, but am I the only one standing in my own way anymore?  Have I exhausted all the avenues on this pos ... discuss

25 September AD 1392To Russians, Sergius is both a national hero and an example of Russian spiritual life at its best. His posterity reminds us of Joan of Arc with the French or Martin Luther for Germ ... discuss

Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sep 17, 2012 / 04:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Archdiocese of Parana, Argentina voiced sorrow over the actions of Father Justo Jose Ilarraz, who is accused of sexually abusing ... discuss

 © Children of Medjugorje 20012 Permission is given to spread the text of these reports under two conditions: 1) no words are changed, 2) "Children of Medjugo ... discuss

For the past 10 years this has been a special day in the liturgical year for me. After losing my son to stillbirth in 2002 I felt that I had a special connection to the Blessed Mother in some small wa ... discuss

Today, September 15, is the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows. On this feast, we commemorate the seven great sorrows which Mary lived in relation to Her Son, as they are recorded in the Gospels or through ... discuss

September 15 is the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows.This feast dates back to the 12th century. It was especially promoted by the Cistercians and the Servites, so much so that in the 14th and 15th centuri ... discuss

A few days ago, I received an email regarding my post of August 22.  In the email, the writer expressed the following:Hello, I read your Aug. 22 post last night. I urged my fiance to get an abort ... discuss

Oh my goodness, this morning I came across this beautiful Precious Moments figurine called Mommy's Love Goes With You. I am not normally one that likes these figurines and prefer Willow Tree figurines ... discuss

The Divine Shepherdess I will cure all your ills.  I will bandage your wounds with the oil of mercy and the wine of love. Letaille 211© Holy Card HeavenThe Birthday of our Lady - Yesterday was t ... discuss

From the archives: Bill Clinton Impeached By Ken Blackwell, Contributing Author: It's good to see Bill Clinton looking so healthy. He has given up meat after his heart operation, but his performanc ... discuss

The Saint of the Day for September 5 is Blessed Teresa of Calcutta.“By blood, I am Albanian. By citizenship, an Indian. By faith, I am a Catholic nun. As to my calling, I belong to the world. As to ... discuss

My column at First Things this week takes yet another stab at discussing the idols some of us are (of have in the past) made of our ideologies, and how damaging it is becoming to our mental and social ... discuss

photo my friend, Laura, took and designed for me with my favorite quoteThere is a saying “The brightest light often comes from the darkest places” and I think that describes my journey so perfectl ... discuss

In a new interview aired on CBS, Ann Romney, the wife of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, shared a personal moment in talking about the multiple miscarriages she suffered and how they af ... discuss




button02b.gif

Categories

Archives

Pro-Life Articles

add your site
DFW Catholic.org Jul 23, 2014, 1:12 am
Greater Fitchburg For Life Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Greater Fitchburg For Life Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
BIG BLUE WAVE Jul 23, 2014, 1:11 am
The Ohio Anglican.blog Jul 23, 2014, 1:03 am
Papa Mike's Blog Jul 23, 2014, 12:16 am
Catholic Fire Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Catholic Fire Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Truth and Charity Forum Jul 23, 2014, 12:01 am
The Ohio Anglican.blog Jul 23, 2014, 12:03 am
DEACON FOR LIFE Jul 22, 2014, 11:16 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 8:15 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 8:02 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 7:51 pm
Pro-Life Unity Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Les Femmes - The Truth Jul 22, 2014, 8:24 pm
Leaven for the Loaf Jul 22, 2014, 7:44 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 6:55 pm
NoisyRoom.net Jul 22, 2014, 6:36 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 6:42 pm
FRC.org - Web Log Jul 22, 2014, 6:24 pm
The Anchoress Jul 22, 2014, 6:54 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 4:36 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 4:34 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 4:53 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 4:57 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 5:15 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 5:01 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 5:36 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 6:18 pm
Alliance Defense Fund Jul 22, 2014, 6:31 pm
Vivificat! Jul 22, 2014, 5:50 pm
NoisyRoom.net Jul 22, 2014, 5:46 pm
joy of nine9 Jul 22, 2014, 5:42 pm
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 6:00 pm
DEACON FOR LIFE Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
DEACON FOR LIFE Jul 22, 2014, 6:16 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 22, 2014, 7:01 pm
Thinking Americanist Jul 22, 2014, 5:57 pm
NoisyRoom.net Jul 22, 2014, 4:50 pm
NoisyRoom.net Jul 22, 2014, 5:01 pm
NoisyRoom.net Jul 22, 2014, 5:07 pm
FRC.org - Web Log Jul 22, 2014, 4:32 pm
The Black Kettle Jul 22, 2014, 4:20 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 2:48 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 3:39 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 3:25 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 4:09 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 4:12 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 3:54 pm
Alex Schadenberg Jul 22, 2014, 4:47 pm
jillstanek.com Jul 22, 2014, 3:30 pm
The Black Kettle Jul 22, 2014, 4:05 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 10:51 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 10:48 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 1:13 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 3:24 pm
Alex Schadenberg Jul 22, 2014, 3:55 pm
The Point Jul 22, 2014, 1:37 pm
MCCL Blog Jul 22, 2014, 2:38 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 2:33 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 2:52 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 3:00 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 2:50 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 3:10 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 3:07 pm
The Black Kettle Jul 22, 2014, 2:52 pm
The Black Kettle Jul 22, 2014, 3:16 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 9:47 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 1:59 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 1:19 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 2:00 pm
Down on the Pharm Jul 22, 2014, 2:05 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 12:54 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 8:28 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 8:22 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 8:35 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 9:04 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 11:31 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 8:53 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 22, 2014, 1:06 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 22, 2014, 3:25 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 12:18 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 12:49 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 12:00 pm
Dakota Voice (Blog) Jul 22, 2014, 11:45 am
Thinking Americanist Jul 22, 2014, 12:52 pm
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 11:14 am
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 11:47 am
John Smeaton, SPUC director Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
jillstanek.com Jul 22, 2014, 12:00 pm
Happy Catholic Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
SUNLIT UPLANDS Jul 22, 2014, 12:19 pm
Operation Rescue Jul 22, 2014, 10:37 am
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 10:13 am
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 10:46 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 10:26 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 22, 2014, 11:12 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 22, 2014, 10:49 am
Reclaiming Our Children Jan 1, 1970, 2:00 am
NoisyRoom.net Jul 22, 2014, 10:13 am
LifeNews Jul 22, 2014, 9:32 am
Lake County Right to Life Blog Jul 22, 2014, 9:42 am
Lake County Right to Life Blog Jul 22, 2014, 9:47 am
Karen Edmisten Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
FRC.org - Web Log Jul 22, 2014, 9:53 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 8:12 am
Dakota Voice (Blog) Jul 22, 2014, 9:30 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 22, 2014, 9:39 am
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 22, 2014, 11:09 am
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 22, 2014, 9:30 am
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 22, 2014, 11:39 am
Vivificat! Jul 22, 2014, 8:48 am
Lake County Right to Life Blog Jul 22, 2014, 9:14 am
Lake County Right to Life Blog Jul 22, 2014, 9:18 am
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 6:00 pm
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 6:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 4:15 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 8:15 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 8:31 am
Dakota Voice (Blog) Jul 22, 2014, 8:32 am
Dakota Voice (Blog) Jul 22, 2014, 8:24 am
Abortion in Cincinnati - News Jul 22, 2014, 8:14 am
man with black hat Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 6:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 8:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 8:00 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 22, 2014, 7:42 am
Challies Dot Com Jul 22, 2014, 7:59 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 1:30 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 6:49 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 8:00 pm
Dakota Voice (Blog) Jul 22, 2014, 6:26 am
Dakota Voice (Blog) Jul 22, 2014, 6:16 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 22, 2014, 6:04 am
Challies Dot Com Jul 22, 2014, 6:43 am
Reclaiming Our Children Jan 1, 1970, 2:00 am
jillstanek.com Jul 22, 2014, 5:39 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 6:03 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 21, 2014, 12:48 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 21, 2014, 5:24 pm
Catholic Fire Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Birth Mom Missions Blog Jul 22, 2014, 4:11 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 1:12 am
DFW Catholic.org Jul 22, 2014, 2:03 am
Kevin Tracy Jul 22, 2014, 2:02 am
Aardvark Alley Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Kevin Tracy Jul 22, 2014, 12:44 am
Greater Fitchburg For Life Jul 22, 2014, 1:21 am
Greater Fitchburg For Life Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Greater Fitchburg For Life Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
FREEDOM EDEN Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
The Ohio Anglican.blog Jul 22, 2014, 1:03 am
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 21, 2014, 2:15 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 21, 2014, 1:52 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 21, 2014, 2:10 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 18, 2014, 5:38 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 21, 2014, 9:00 am
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 21, 2014, 10:00 am
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 21, 2014, 1:37 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 21, 2014, 6:05 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 21, 2014, 3:04 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 18, 2014, 4:26 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 18, 2014, 12:27 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 18, 2014, 3:15 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 21, 2014, 4:49 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 21, 2014, 6:48 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 18, 2014, 9:00 am
Truth and Charity Forum Jul 22, 2014, 12:01 am
HicktownPress Jul 21, 2014, 9:47 pm
The Black Kettle Jul 21, 2014, 8:30 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 7:44 pm
DEACON FOR LIFE Jul 21, 2014, 9:16 pm
DEACON FOR LIFE Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
NoisyRoom.net Jul 21, 2014, 7:51 pm
NoisyRoom.net Jul 21, 2014, 8:00 pm
joy of nine9 Jul 21, 2014, 8:08 pm
The Black Kettle Jul 21, 2014, 8:07 pm
The Black Kettle Jul 21, 2014, 8:16 pm
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 6:00 pm
DFW Catholic.org Jul 21, 2014, 6:06 pm