Topic: sounds

To the pilgrim Dante, Beatrice explained that the purpose of all human existence is to see God; love itself is a means leading to this end. In analogous fashion, the Holy Years—times particularly de ... discuss

 “Alive Inside” and the power of music to arouse the elderly A touching documentary asks why so many elderly have been abandoned in dehumanising nursing homes. By Michael Cook Cari ... discuss

By Mitchell Kalpakgian, Ph.D. The classical world depicted the deformity and monstrosity of evil with revolting images: the Gorgon Medusa with serpents for coils of hair; the Chimaera with a boa const ... discuss

 “Who Would Want a Child Like That?” We Would! Editor’s note. November is National Adoption Month. NRL News Today is running some of the best stories we’ve ever published in ... discuss

This series on productivity is beginning to reach its end. But before it winds down, I have just a couple more topics to cover, and one of them is the all-important weekly review. I have writt ... discuss

This Just In — The Pope is CatholicWhich means he's not easy to define when you want to slap labels like conservative or liberal on him. As should be the case for any Catholic living the Church's te ... discuss

Monday of the Thirty-Third Week in Ordinary Time(Click here for readings)By KIM ELENEZMany of you probably grew up in a Catholic house. Lots of family, life structured in and around the church. Someon ... discuss

Text:  Matthew 25:14-30 Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.In today’s Gospel reading we encounter another parable from Jesus.  In this parable, ... discuss

When something sounds to radical to be true sometimes it is. I heard this claim some time ago and then Obama is still using it in his speeches and Warren and his secretary were on ABC recently. Unbeli ... discuss

Tree of the Knowledge of Good and EvilCredit:  www.puzzlepuzzles.comDid you ever wonder why God put the tree of good and evil in the Garden of Eden with Adam and Eve, and then told them not to ea ... discuss

Well obviously the Republicans are the winners of the Senate. And they deserve credit for keeping their mouths shut and keeping their feet out of their orifices. And all the liberal Democrats had to b ... discuss

You've got to read this story (Buried Stories based on original by Stella Morabito) if you've bought into the belief that sex changes are simple and just one-more "choice."The regret (bigtime) is out ... discuss

 Casting “feminist” off the Island By Dave Andrusko Amy PoehlerWe are posting only a handful of NRL News Today stories today because we were in the 11th hour of producing the digi ... discuss

GLOBAL WARMING HOAX and CAP & TRADE SCAM “Global Warming” is a real misnomer. Plus, the earth has been cooling for the past twelve years, not warming. It should not even be referred to as climate ... discuss

Folks, we really need to talk about fake news.Everyday, another person on my facebook stream posts a story that turns out to be fake news.And yes, I've got caught, too.Here's the deal.The point of fak ... discuss

The beautiful music heard from the Sistine Chapel Choir at events surrounding the 2013 Conclave will be for the first time made available through a major production company. During a press conferenc ... discuss

This is an ad by the I found it in the 1920 publication of The Christian Advocate, Volume 95.  The ad is for/by a group called The Interchurch Movement Highlighting is mine   The Christian Advo ... discuss

 small talk (about BIG things) By Mark Leach I’m having the pleasure of reading Amy Julia Becker’s newest book, small talk. I expect you will enjoy it as well. Amy Julia Becker is ... discuss

by Kelli In countries where abortion is currently illegal, abortion advocates tend to exploit the “hard cases” (rape, incest, life of the mother) to use as weapons in their battle to liber ... discuss

Looking Glass Rocktaken by Valerie, ucumari photographyIsn't this splendid? Be sure to click through on the link so you can see it full size.Valerie says:Rising to 3,969 feet, Looking Glass Rock is co ... discuss

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Dr. Thomas Sowellby Dr. Thomas Sowell: Just what happened last week on election day? And what is going to happen in the years ahead?The most important thing that happened last week was that the countr ... discuss

Bishop Sheen's West Point Talk to American Soldiers "The Centurions of Rome" (alt src) Play Directly: New Gallery 2014/11/11Bishop She ... discuss

Here are today’s Kindle deals: The Kindle editions of the NIV Application Commentary set are on sale for just $4.99 or less each. This is considered a very good popular-level series. I&# ... discuss

Today is a two-fold celebration.Firstly, today is Martinmas, the Feast of St. Martin of Tours, and a great celebration in the Catholic sense.  This is the end of the autumn season and essentially ... discuss

"The Color of Crime"H/T RenB Forgotten Past+Founding Documents eBooks+Federalist Papers+American Minute History+Essential: B.C. to Now Quotes+American ... discuss

Before o'mam, the raceterbater - "The Land That Made Me Me." (video 5m11s) RenB Forgotten Past+Founding Documents eBooks+Fe ... discuss

*If God wanted us to vote, he would have given us candidates.*~Jay Leno~ *The problem with political jokes is they get elected.*~Henry Cate, VII~ *We hang the petty thieves and appoin ... discuss


He was getting old and paunchyAnd his hair was falling fast,And he sat around the Legion,Telling stories of the past. Of a war that he once fought inAnd the deeds that he had done,In his exploits ... discuss

A suspended lawyer, an illegal alien, a pathological liar, a muslim, a terrible golfer and a black guy walks into a bar.  Bartender says: "What'll it be, Mr. President?"H/T drude Forgotten ... discuss

Remember Them, Honor Them: A tribute to the U.S. military service personnel who gave their all for our freedom - Music "Mansions Of The Lord" by Ronan Tynan (Google Play • iTunes • AmazonMP3)  ... discuss

Forgotten Past+Founding Documents eBooks+Federalist Papers+American Minute History+Essential: B.C. to Now Quotes+American Values  Magna ... discuss

What we saw in Day Five was the start of the re-establishment of the principles of quantum physics which had been subsumed into the Classical laws in the previous Days. That statement may require some ... discuss

This video showing interactions between an on-duty officer and two young (white) men he apprehended is laced with F-bombs.  They are not from the two young men. The Saratoga cop has been suspended wh ... discuss

Would anyone like to take a guess as to why Ebola is not in the news 24/7 lately? Answers ---> Battlefield USA - Why no Ebola? So. Let me do my little part in keeping it in the news. From the New ... discuss

Amazon’s Big Deal is back—they have a long list of books on sale across all categories. A few Kindle deals that may interest you include Einstein, God, and the Bible by Ray Comfort ... discuss

"Federal civil rights charges unlikely against police officer in Ferguson shooting"By Sari Horwitz and Kimberly Kindy, 'Washington Post', 31Oct14[o'Big Lie - Goebbels: Propaganda (quote ... discuss

Today's poem is a sad, lyrical, beautiful one by Ella Wheeler Wilcox. It's about grief and loss, and these things are especially on my mind today -- tonight I'll be appearing with Donna-Marie Cooper O ... discuss

Now that the GOP has a majority in both the U.S. Senate and U.S. House, if they want to keep it, it would behoove them to get rid of the testicular-deprived excuse for "leadership" in both the House a ... discuss

“If you then, imperfect as you are, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in Heaven give good things to those who ask Him!  WEY (Read these scriptures an ... discuss

God neither seeks or asks anything more of us than that we willingly love him, avoid all that offends him, and always and everywhere give him thanks.Thomas a KempisOh, well, ok. If that's all.It sound ... discuss

Many conservatives, Tea Party folks and Christians have mixed feelings about the GOP takeover of the US Senate yesterday. Not that it happened - it's progress in a certain way, and it's great that it' ... discuss

I think we all know the drill- these are free at time of listing. They are affiliate links, meaning I get from 4 to 7.5% of what you spend IF you buy something else while you’re at Amazon. (I g ... discuss

Qutting-Spotify-hAbout one year ago, I decided to commit to Spotify. I silently chose to leave behind my decade’s worth of MP3s and go all in on streaming. Lugging around my 90GB of music and manual ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: It is doubtful that most Americans and others around the world know how vast the organizational structure of the environmental movement is and how much wealth it ... discuss

Lena Dunham, the lascivious HBO actress and celebrity Planned Parenthood spokeswoman has issued an “apology” after the massive blowup following revelations she wrote in her own book indica ... discuss

It sounds like the UK might pass a sex-selection law in the future... ... discuss

It is a bunch of bunk. Check out, no other, than retiring Tom Harkin, a Democratic Party Senator’s true feelings on women. CLICK HERE TO GO WATCH VIDEO OVER AT BUZZFEED.COM The Story: Retiring D ... discuss

"Please, don't follow in my mistakes.  DO NOT vote for Obama.  Obama murders babies."   -- Norma McCorvey of Roe v. Wade (30 sec. video below)o'bamacide Democrats lied, millions die!& ... discuss

Vote for Life: Please, vote against any o'bamacide 'red diaper babies'", fellow travelers, appeasers, quislings, o'commiecrats, RINOs, weak sisters and fifth colu ... discuss

We send this out to the families of Andrew Gribbon and Lois Conroy who have died this past week… and for all of us who have loved ones that we remember on these days when the Church honours all the ... discuss

November is the month in which the Church devotes herself especially to the remembrance of those who have died in the previous year. As we acknowledge the communion of saints already "raised to the al ... discuss

Dr. Brent Boles, an OB-GYN who volunteers as a spokesman for the Yes on Amendment 1 effort in Tennessee, wants to keep the issue of life at the forefront as citizens go to the polls on November 4.  T ... discuss

Tony Funderburk - Christian Songs for Kids and other humans When you’ve wronged someone…even yourself, do you wish you could hide from everyone…including God? Or do you apologize to ... discuss

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

By Stephanie Pacheco The recent Synod on the Family has been painted in the media as a battle between the liberal good guys and the conservative bad guys. Sometimes the reporting made it sound like sw ... discuss

In 2011, a YouTube video went viral of twin babies “having a conversation.” With over 107 million views, they garnered media coverage on CNN, The New York Times, The Ellen DeGeneres Show a ... discuss

Last week we shared with you the amazing story of Flynn McGarry, a teenage homeschooled chef who is taking the culinary world by storm. That article, published by The New York Times was quick to label ... discuss

So Planned Parenthood says that that only three percent of all Planned Parenthood health services are abortion services. Makes abortion seem pretty rare for Planned Parenthood doesn’t it? Here is Pl ... discuss

   Irish Abortion campaigners planned to import abortion pillsEditor’s note. The following comes from the Irish Pro-life organization, Life Institute. The “Leinster House” ... discuss

The new UN report on women makes for grim reading, if you can decipher it. The reason that you may have trouble doing so is that the report, called the World Survey on the Role of Women in Developmen ... discuss

By the time I had published my second book in 2007, I had already become weary of the relentless attacks on the notion of God from certain scientists, and an ‘intellectual’ clique of atheists and ... discuss

o'nocchio - Barack Obama is the biggest liar, cheat and scoundrel to ever occupy the office of the President.  He is typical of all socialists who demonize their opponents and brainwash their fol ... discuss

Former Abortion Clinic Worker: “I Can Still Hear the Sounds of Babies’ Skulls Being Crushed” On Wednesday, former Planned Parenthood director and pro-life activist Abby Johnson sent out a le ... discuss

I rank it as probably the funniest little off-the-cuff comment I’ve made while public speaking. During a Q&A at a conference the moderator mentioned that I had blogged every day for a decade ... discuss

by Rick Manning: Every autumn, gas prices fall providing consumers weary from peak summer prices a windfall. In 2014, Michael Green a spokesman for AAA estimated that Americans are spending about $2 ... discuss

In my imagination I was sitting on the steps of St. Peters reflecting on the Extraordinary Synod of the Family and its final report. Into my musings walked a charming young lady, thoroughly modern Cat ... discuss

Many centuries ago the elders of the Yaqui tribe came across Talking Tree. Now this was no ordinary tree. He was very tall and without branches or leaves so he looked more like a modern  telephone po ... discuss

In order to make her ‘case’ that Christian extremists are a bigger threat than radical Muslims, USA Today’s Mary Zeiss Stange has to shoehorn the following people into Christianity: ... discuss

(LiveActionNews) — It’s not unusual to hear people talk about aborting their baby with Down syndrome because it is the “merciful” thing to do. One woman wrote about her decision to abort her b ... discuss

Throughout more than 30 years with chronic degenerative multiple sclerosis, I have spent long periods of time convalescing. It was in the solitude and stillness of my sickroom that God's voice became ... discuss

For the second time in two weeks, a mother has given a shocking and heartbreaking interview in which she admits she would have taken the life of her disabled son in an abortion if she had it to do all ... discuss

The feminist movement is selling something, but it isn’t feminism.In’s latest video, “Potty-Mouthed Princesses Drop F-Bombs for Feminism,” little girls between 6 and 13 years-old dre ... discuss

"We're Living in Depressing Times"By Cal Thomas | Oct 16, 2014"Some people I know refuse to watch ... discuss

When an Ireland couple, Melanie and Damion Sheenan, went in for their 20-week scan they found out some upsetting news about their baby. The doctors told them that their unborn son had severe fetal abn ... discuss

Mary Burke is radically pro-abortion.From the Associated Press via the Star Tribune:Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke says she believes voters do care about the candidates' views on aborti ... discuss

By: Arlen Williams Gulag Bound America’s “progressive” paternalist plantation for blacks is causing their relative depopulation, through the racially targeted holocaust of abortion, ... discuss

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

9]> < ![endif]--> margin-right: 5px;" src="" alt="" height="137" width="147" />Henry A. Kissinger, 91, former Secretary of State and As ... discuss

This week was the week my teenagers took their first high-school standardized test: the PSAT. It was the bomb that went off in our week. I like to see where my kids are regardless of the fact that w ... discuss

In her autobiography, Margaret Sanger tells us about one of her visits to a Ku Klux Klan rally:"I accepted an invitation to talk to the women's branch of the Ku Klux Klan...I saw through the door dim ... discuss

City of Houston Uses Nazi-Era Tactics Against Pastors     If Christian pastors across the United States don ... discuss

School Considering Teaching Kindergartners How to MasturbatePosted on October 10, 2014 by Dave Jolly, GodFatherPolitics     How would you feel if you were the parent of a ... discuss

The Daily Caller's Alpha and Omega of racism is now completeBy Eric OwensPublished: October 12, 2014 11:10 PMThis is it, America! It's done. Like an incredibly intricate jigsaw puzzle with the last pi ... discuss

The money quote if ever there was one: If today’s gotcha journalists had been around in the 1950s to probe pill research, there would have been no pill. They would have exposed the conflicts of int ... discuss

 We reflected on the sacred seal of the Sacrament of Reconciliation (Penance) last week. The Church is so strict about the secrecy required in this sacrament because of the critical importance ... discuss

When Planned Parenthood founder and racist Margaret Sanger spoke to the Ku Klux Klan in 1926, she most certainly spewed the same type of vile, racist Margaret Sanger quotes she always did.As highly re ... discuss

Brethren, Peace to you all in Jesus Christ, our Supreme, Merciful Judge.This is in the news at this time:WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court has turned away appeals from five states seeking to prohib ... discuss

I agonized over whether to blog this or not.  I considered the privacy of our family. The confidentiality of my son. The acquaintances who may have elevated our family too much and will be crushe ... discuss

Ginger Snaps: An Autumnal baking must.Well, almost everyone is smiling.   Waxing Hunter's Moon over Bridal Veil Falls and the town of Telluride. Tomorrow morning I'm having surgery. It' ... discuss

The family and I live about 35 miles northeast of Dallas. The wife works at the Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas. If the name sounds familiar, thats where we now have a walk-in case of Ebola making the ... discuss

MEDIA ADVISORY, Oct. 1, 2014 /Christian Newswire -- National Life Chain Sunday, on October 5, will again occupy U.S. and Canadian sidewalks to provide a 'visible voice' for preborn children threatene ... discuss

In the past couple of weeks I've been feeling like maybe I shouldn't continue down the SLP path. I'm not going to quit the program. I'm going to see this degree through. I don't quit so easily. Do I g ... discuss

I've been familiar for a few years now with the work of the Yestermorrow Design Build School in Vermont for a few years now. What I did not know is the publication of this work, The Natural Build ... discuss

The Daily Beast published an article this week by Emily Shire titled, “Wendy Davis and the ‘Good Abortion’ Myth.” Lest the title confuse you, the author is combatting the noti ... discuss

The Daily Beast published an article this week by Emily Shire titled, “Wendy Davis and the ‘Good Abortion’ Myth.” Lest the title confuse you, the author is combatting the noti ... discuss

U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael W. PendergrassThirteen years ago today, I overheard a coworker down the hall from my office telling someone else about planes hitting the World Trad ... discuss

There are more exciting things than watching the grass grow. One of them is watching crayons being made, as we provide yet another excuse for a GIF animation.Meanwhile, elsewhere on planet Earth:• T ... discuss

-- 1 --I had an interview to be a student volunteer / intern at a private speech therapy office this morning... and I nailed it! I begin on Tuesday. :D It's a small company but they're doing the exact ... discuss

Reading the news, it would be very easy to live our lives today in a constant state of fear. War seems to be everywhere, and it is seldom reported by our major news services.  For example, there ... discuss

Last Saturday evening (4/26/2014) as I lay in bed, ready to fall asleep, I received one of those late night calls, as parents, we dread receiving. However, rather from one of our children, or even Mom ... discuss

Dear Student Headed Back to a Public or CINO School,congrats on returning to school this Fall semester! If you're a freshman, good luck on your new journey. If you're just continuing, good luck on the ... discuss

And ye shall hear of wars and rumours of wars: see that ye be not troubled: for all these things must come to pass, but the end is not yet.  –  Matthew 24:6 The anniversary of 9/11 is only d ... discuss

Just a quick reminder of Mark Schauer's record. I think a lot of people forgot how atrocious this guy's record really is.---------------------------------------------------------------------1999 - Sup ... discuss, a website full of trivia and gossip that can really drain if not pollute your brain, has published a list of 8 famous people who narrowly avoided being aborted. Surely there are more, ... discuss

By Jane St. Clair A while ago I made a common sense argument that there is ... discuss

After the Newtown school shooting, many celebrities put together a PSA calling for more gun control. Their "Demand a Plan" campaign urges you, the American people, to demand our government do somethin ... discuss

Social and political philosophies have tremendous impact on one's world view. One's role in society (should individuality or community have priority), the belief of the purpose of government (to prote ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Aug 2, 2014 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The removal one of Poland's top doctors as director of Holy Family hospital in Warsaw for refusing to perform an abortion has drawn widespread cri ... discuss

Life is complicated. Life is full of responsibilities and opportunities, planned duties and serendipitous possibilities. There is so much we could do, but so little we can do. Many of us battl ... discuss

Fr. Tom is always thought provoking. Here's an email he sent today with my comments in red. Remember, liberalism is a sin because it replaces God with man and His wisdom with big utopian ideas spawned ... discuss

Well everyone, As with all good things that come to an end, Socon or Bust is hanging up the boots, so to speak. But it’s not as dramatic as it sounds so don’t worry! We are simply merging ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you.Not long ago I have myself tested by's DNA project to find out my ancestral lines. you can see the result in the picture to the right - click on it to enlarge ... 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

Here's the initial story: Virginia, no matter what he hears "in the box" a priest CANNOT divulge it. That's th ... discuss

STREETWISEPUNDIT EXCLUSIVE: THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF AN AMERICAN TOWN HALL A Madcap special report: U.S. Rep. Mark Kirk held a town hall meeting on health care today in Arlington Heights IL, just wes ... discuss

UPDATE: I'm still working on re-posting the articles from my series on Arminianism vs Reformed theology, but I have decided to edit them as I proceed, so the process of reposting will likely take long ... discuss

Yesterday it was my birthday. I hung one more year on the line... Paul SimonSo maybe on my birthday I ought to have been out celebrating, or doing something a little special, but instead I stayed hom ... discuss

I originally published this recipe to the Internet on March 16, 2007 This is my basic recipe for banana bread. I almost always fancy it up a bit with additions such as vanilla, cinnamon, fresh ... discuss

Robert Harrold shared a link via Jeffrey Connors.Ben Carson: Kick Out “Spineless” Congressmen Who Won’t Stop Obamavia Time to fire the spin ... discuss

Outwardly, they put on a show of unity — but privately, the Obamas and Clintons, the two power couples of the Democrat Party, loathe each other.“I hate that man Obama more than any man I’ve ever ... discuss

July 4th Patriotic Music  Our Flag ... discuss

SteynOnlineMobile EditionRegular SiteHome | Search | BioThe Unmaking of the American Worldby Mark SteynNational ReviewJune 13, 2014127While we're waiting for Baghdad to fall and no ... discuss

SteynOnlineMobile EditionRegular SiteHome | Search | BioThe Unmaking of the American Worldby Mark SteynNational ReviewJune 13, 2014127While we're waiting for Baghdad to fall and no ... discuss

BIKERS TO THE RESCUE: Bikers Go To Mexico to Free Marine From: Doug Giles  Sent: Thursday, June 12, 2014 Subject: BIKERS TO THE RESCUE: Bikers Go To Mexico to Free Marine http://youtu.b ... discuss

o'he-who-needs-a-pair - BIKERS TO THE RESCUE: Bikers Go To Mexico to Free Marine on Jun 11, 2014Reporters Patrick Henningsen and Pete Santilli met up with 3 patri ... discuss

o'illegal - o'naive Utopian Dream: Make U.S. A 3rd World Country, Open Doors WideA Bad Dream    "Immigration Reform" is not.  It is de facto amnesty.  President Reagan erred g ... discuss

It has nineteen thousand reviews on Amazon, with an average rating of five stars. I try to keep up with what’s new and notable in publishing but even with nineteen thousand reviews I had no ... discuss

A chapter from my book, Where Do We Find Such Men? in remembrance of those who served on June 6, 1944. Brig. Gen. Allen Kimball is given the most important assignment of his life, and arguably the mo ... discuss

I graduated from college about a year and a half ago, so by now I definitely know all about how life works and I’m able to pass on my infinite wisdom to this year’s grads. I’m kidding, of course ... discuss

I hate to say it, but he is right: I’m not talking here about the three tragic murders Rodger committed by stabbing before his driving and shooting spree; I speak now only to the families of the ... discuss

Staten Island resident Gwendolyn Williams is a thin, healthy-looking third-grader.  She exercises by playing softball and riding a scooter.  Yet, according to a “Fitnessgram” issued by t ... discuss

The "blues card", aka the "stress card".(Source: me ask all the military veterans that stumble onto this post: Do you remember the stories about the Navy’s “stress cards”?I read ... discuss

The Man Who Would Be King by Rudyard Kipling DHM: Well written. For readers who like to think and don’t mind a glimpse at the dark side of human nature. Okay, this is more than a glimpse, but i ... discuss

article source: Syrian weapons shipment factor in ambassador’s Benghazi visit? By ... discuss

The Turkish Influence – ALARMING REPORT: Turkish Ship Bound For Libya Smuggling Massive Arms…Original Source Agency: here from: http://th ... discuss

How U.S. Amb. Chris Stevens May Have Been Linked to Jihadist Rebels in Syria (And It Involves Weapons)as originally posted on "The Blaze" by Guest on 19Oct12article source: ... discuss

Would you volunteer to be on an abortion review panel if the blood money was high enough?It is clearly obscene, but altogether predictable. The Fine Gael majority government are finding out the high c ... discuss

After Cosmopolitian magazine publish abortion counselor Emily Letts’ explanation of filming her abortion, she’s received a fair amount of media coverage, including a Q and A with Philadelphia Maga ... discuss

Emily Letts is a 25-year-old abortion counselor at the Cherry Hill Women’s Center in New Jersey whose video has gone viral. These days, videos go viral on a daily basis, and most are soon forgot ... discuss

Kermit Gosnell, Pearl Gosnell, Elizabeth HamptonSherry West, Adrine Moton, Tina BaldwinSteven Massof, Maddline Joe, Elleen O’NeilMost people, when confronted with the Kermit Gosnell scandal, can not ... discuss

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

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

The modern world is a “rights” world. This comes largely from Hobbes. The logic of a “rights” world is curious. It basically means that what we “ought” to be by “right” is owed to us. ... discuss

I woke up Thursday morning with plans.  It was a bright sunny morning, and the first thing on my agenda after breakfast was to pick up my sister’s three young children for the day so that she c ... discuss

Joining Margaret @ Minnesota Mom for her Weigh-In Wednesday link up…Well, this may be a bit obvious after my last post, but I am overweight. By my calculations I'm about 40 lbs. over where Weight Wa ... discuss

ON THE ONE HAND, I'm not the kind of guy to run a police road block.  But on the other side, if there IS a way to work around a roadblock, of any kind, I'd like to explore it.I've been flying for ... discuss

A federal committee held two days of hearings this week on a procedure called mitochondrial transfer which is accomplished by mixing the genes of two women with the goal of increasing the birth of hea ... discuss

We are frequently contacted by students inquiring about the best resources for writing a research paper on Margaret Sanger.  Perhaps the best place to start is Dan Flynn's thoroughly researc ... discuss

"Hindsight is 20/20"   I'm not sure if that is the most widely-used cliche on Earth but I'd wager it's in the top ten.For a reason.Looking back on life and events offers a clarity that just ... discuss

Tomorrow morning we'll get up before dawn, take our sweet foster girl to a respite home (of dear friends), pick up my dad, and head to Cleveland for my surgery. First I will have blue radioactive dye ... discuss

Marriage has its moods over the years just like you and your spouse do from day to day. So how you feel about your marriage at any given moment is not necessarily how you will feel about your marriage ... discuss

The following article was written by Stephen Drake, who is the researcher for the disability rights group Not Dead Yet. This article was published on January 31, 2014 on the Not Dead Yet Blog.By Steph ... discuss

“If you want to know what people really think about kids with Down syndrome, tell someone you’re thinking of getting one.” Kari Wagner-Peck recalls the responses she received when she and her hu ... discuss

Brian McCall, The Remnant: One story that must not be swept under the rug is the brutal treatment of young Jahi McMath and her family. The story sounds unbelievable when revealed in all its gory deta ... discuss

Womb transplants are in the news again and I have seen a few posts in the Catholic blogosphere questioning what such a transplant might mean, ethically. First, some background: A womb transplant is ex ... discuss

“The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told” opened in early December at the Oklahoma City Civic Center; and lasted until Dec. 22. When it opened in the East Village in New York in 1998, Donohue sa ... discuss

Hello, First Thoughtsters! One of the things I’ll be carrying over from my blogging for Postmodern Conservative, now that it’s been incorporated into First Thoughts, is “Carl&rsqu ... discuss

Hello, First Thoughtsters! One of the things I’ll be carrying over from my blogging for Postmodern Conservative, now that it’s been incorporated into First Thoughts, is “Carl’ ... discuss

Sounds like the Mormons are getting a bit testy over all these questions about the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and how Mitt Romney's religious practices could impact his quest for the ... discuss

CNN) The idea of exorcisms in this day and age certainly sounds strange and unusual, but they do happen. If you are thinking of scenes out of movies, maybe instead you should be thinking about video c ... discuss

From: Congressman Steve Stockman  Sent: Monday, January 13, 2014 Subject: Your Obama barf bag Dear liberty patriot,     Obama's socialism makes me sick!     And I have the barf ... discuss

2nd Front Sight Blog of New Year: Josie the Outlaw Says it BestWatch on YouTube at: on Dec 1, 2013     Despite all the fear-mon ... discuss

World War II From SpaceWatch on YouTube at: source: on Aug 7, 2013 WWII FROM SPACE delivers World War II in a way ... discuss

It sounds like science fiction: Tiny telescopes being implanted into the eyes of humans to restore sight in those with age-related macular degeneration (AMD). But it’s actually happening in operatin ... discuss

In a debate where did these people get their ideas? "Planned Parenthood says that 86% of abortions are for babies getting in the way. Surely sounds like "me" or selfishness!!." and ... discuss

It sounds strange, but people are starving themselves into obesity. Our bodies crave the nutrients found in healthy foods. But if you eat food that’s missing those vital nutrients, you’ll just kee ... discuss

In the 1950's Bell Labs developed the transistor. What has this got to do with the family? It was instrumental in bringing more individualism to children within the American family. It sounds strang ... discuss

What I love about Thoreau is that he made every moment of his short life count for something. Mostly what he did was perambulate –a wonderful word that means to walk and think at the same time. ... discuss

The Wikipedia entry on Margaret Sanger crack us up.  It states, in pertinent part, the following:In 1926, Sanger gave a lecture on birth control to the women's auxiliary of the Ku Klux Klan ... discuss

If the title of this blog post sounds familiar to any of you, it should.  It is the name of a song written by Steven Curtis Chapman in the early 90s, I believe.   It impacted me so grea ... discuss

After my post on Impractical Catholic, “Conservative ‘cafeteria Catholics’ on parade”, got linked into Facebook, my fellow Catholic Stand writer, screenwriter/producer John Darrouzet, asked me ... discuss

o'who?  Things that make you go hmmm. Lorretta Fuddy was killed after a small plane with nine people aboard crashed into the water off the Hawaiian island of Molokai.(hmm.wav) &nb ... 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

You absolutely MUST listen to the haunting sounds of this amazing instrument!  Visit:  Leonardo Da Vinci's wacky piano is heard for the first time, after 500 years:'via Blog this' ... discuss

Hey Obama admininstration, how’s that deal working out, guys? This was from yesterday. Oh and calling Israel, “rabid dog,” “unclean,” “illegitimate” and “a bastard.” Sure sounds lik ... discuss

Wesley Smith has often said that the mere legal availability of euthanasia (and with it assisted suicide) to respect the "right" to die with "dignity" will lead to a duty to die.Only the selfish will ... discuss

by Collin Hansen,  Nov. 4, 2013  The Gospel CoalitionMolly Anne Dutton shouldn't be here today. Not according to the opinion polls. Even many pro-life Christians make an exception that would ... discuss

anberlin_fan00:03:58This re-write of Katy Perry's "Roar" becomes an anthem for taking pride in who you are and what you have become. ALL sounds were done with voice and mouth. Original PostingRead mor ... discuss

Join Jen and the other Quicktakers over at the Conversion Diary 1.Another reason to be happy to live in Ohio - the awesome Ohio State Marching Band!  This routine is incredible!   ... discuss

One of the most exciting milestones for a couple is finding out they are pregnant. Starting a family is a big step; it marks a new chapter in life and brings joy to friends and family. The nine months ... discuss

         "But we have this treasure in earthen vessels  to show that this all-surpassing power is from GOD and not from US"  2 Cor. 4:7 I can't r ... discuss

I know The Pontifical Council for Social Communications is happy to make this announcement: The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which coordinates the assignment of Interne ... discuss

1. DC is on the verge of "Snowpocalypse Part II." It's amusing to watch the natives rush around, going crazy at the prospect of snow. Granted, 2-3 feet is a lot. But the city - and by association, the ... discuss

Obama Ready To “Shutdown” 16 U.S. Statesauthored by: Brandon Walker,October 06, 2013reposted here from the article's original source: ... discuss

Pentagon Warns of “Radical Changes” Coming to the U.S. In the Next FortnightReposted from article source: ... discuss

You can’t have preschoolers without play. In fact, play should make up about 80% of your “schooling”, because it’s God’s built-in learning system for children. It’ ... discuss

 Rick Santorum’s failure convinced me I’m a winner in the fight aganist abortion by Christina Martin   Earlier this month, I sat in a Denver, C ... discuss

My husband has this amazing fall back position that I admire greatly. When the going gets rough, he gets polite. More accurately, he stays polite. He practices niceness. Raised like I was in a culture ... discuss

Obamacare Will Increase Health Spending By $7,450 For A family of 4... - - It was ... discuss

"The year is 1833.  Col. Davy Crockett runs for reelection to Congress and gets an unexpected lesson from a farmer on the meaning of the Constitution.  Is it proper to give away other people ... discuss

From the left: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, his wife Svetlana, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and his wife Lyudmila attend an Easter service in the Christ the Savior Cathedral in Moscow, Russia, ... discuss

About ten years ago, I wrote this article for a parenting magazine, and it's been on my mind again lately because I'm at yet another stage of life wherein I feel like "a new mom."Homeschooling this ye ... discuss

Editor's note:  Below Mr. Bauer addresses the Navy Yard Assassin.  As an aside, the lame stream media reported that an AR-15 assault rifle was used by the shooter and then immediately c ... discuss

The following excellent article is by Stephanie Gray, Co-Founder and Executive Director of The Canadian Centre For Bio-Ethical Reform. “I’m pregnant, and I want an abortion.” How should one ... 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

link source: The Amrican Thinker, 16Sep13article source: Joel Gehrke, The Washington Examiner, September 16, 2013 ... discuss

(Pat Condell, photo source: Condell, U.K."Name the poisonby Pat Condell • photo: What are we afraid of? The news report in ques ... discuss

How the other half lives: newly-married Bryony Gordon finds peace with husband and newborn on her honeymoon in Devon.    … Read the restThe post ‘We hear our first peal ... discuss

The title of this column sounds like the opening line of a joke. Except it’s not funny. What we believe about Adam and Eve, about the nature of man – where he came from; what’s his value ... discuss




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