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by Bill Wilson: The U.S. economy has endured eleven recessions since World War II – and in each case jobs and wages bounced back quickly. Not this time. America’s current “recovery” feat ... discuss

(LiveActionNews) — Shortly before the news broke that a judge had struck down a key part of the new Texas abortion law, RH Reality Check writer Andrea Grimes — the genius behind the “Taco an ... discuss

Vatican City, Sep 1, 2014 / 09:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- After sending a letter to Pope Francis on the plight Iraqi refugees fleeing ISIS violence, Fr. Behnam Benoka received a phone call from the ponti ... discuss

Planned Parenthood’s at it again–trying to criminalize and prohibit free speech by proposing that pro-life protestors stay away from their abortion facility in Vermont. Earlier this week, ... discuss

Visiting my granddaughter, a freshman at the University of Steubenville, I took a turn around the bookstore and picked up Alice Von Hildebrand's biography of her husband Dietrich, The Soul of a Lion. ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Aug 29, 2014 / 05:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A bishop of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church called for peace amid escalating conflict with pro-Russian separatists, stating that the Church t ... discuss

Of the 144 different measures so far on election ballots this November across the country, one of the most important is Tennessee’s Amendment 1. If passed, it will eliminate one of the most egregiou ... discuss

On June 26, the United States Supreme Court unanimously struck down a Massachusetts’ law prohibiting pro-life counselling or picketing on a public sidewalk within 35 feet of the entrance to an abort ... discuss

“I regard it as absurd, you say it’s self-evident.” That caustic remark -- one of many -- from Judge Richard Posner, during the August 26 oral arguments regarding Indiana and Wiscons ... discuss

In January, Rosdeep Adekoya beat her 3-year-old son to death and then buried his body in the woods.   Now, the citizens of Edinburgh are upset because Adekoya was not tried for murder. Instead, she ... discuss

In another blog post describing what pro-lifers have always said about abortion- that it wasn’t for penniless teens who had been raped, but abortion on demand was just that- abortion on demand for t ... discuss

A newborn baby reaching the tender age of four months is a cause for celebration in Kansas City – and an urgent call for prayer, as his mother remains in recovery following a traumatic accident. O ... discuss

Vatican City, Aug 26, 2014 / 12:31 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Participants in the annual Ratzinger “schulerkreis” study group were overjoyed at seeing the retired pontiff in good health, noting ... discuss

Today is the historical feast of Our Lady of Czestochowa (The Black Madonna).The Black Madonna was painted by St. Luke the Evangelist; and it was while painting the picture, Mary told him about the li ... discuss

Monday of the Twenty-first Week in Ordinary Time(Click here for readings)By KATIE GROSS"Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, you hypocrites.You lock the Kingdom of heaven before men.You do not enter you ... discuss

I recently celebrated the thirtieth anniversary of my thirty-ninth birthday by climbing to the top of our Old State House in Maryland. The gracious capitol building dates from the 1770s and is the old ... discuss

The Pro Life Campaign has launched The Little One Fund. The fund has been created to help ensure that the baby born at 25 weeks as a result of Ireland’s abortion law is looked after in every way p ... discuss

Richard Dawkins, atheist author, provocateur, scientist, you must by now be well aware of the furore over your comments yesterday. Comments that it was ‘immoral’ to bring a baby with Down& ... discuss

Washington D.C., Aug 21, 2014 / 11:11 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The U.S. Supreme Court put a hold on same-sex “marriage” licenses in Virginia on Wednesday after a federal appeals court struck d ... discuss

Via Alex Jones, so take that into account: A document released by the U.S. Army details preparations for “full scale riots” within the United States during which troops may be forced to engage in ... discuss

It is a question I have received a number of times lately: Can you suggest some blogs written specifically for women? As it happens, I follow quite a few blogs written by (and often for) women ... discuss

I am currently reading through a book called Who Killed Homer?: The Demise of Classical Education and the Recovery of Greek Wisdom by Victor Davis Hanson and John Heath. In the book they make the ... discuss

Oh no!CNN) -- A car crash in Argentina killed three members of Pope Francis' extended family Tuesday -- including his 8-month-old and 2-year-old grand-nephews -- and seriously injured another, po ... discuss

August 18 is the optional memorial of St. John Eudes, a French priest who founded of the Society of Jesus and Mary (the Eudists) and the Congregation of Our Lady of Charity.  Pope Leo XIII procla ... discuss

Last week, I began feeling extreme conviction concerning the amount of time I was spending daily on my iPod touch. After lots of prayer, it was clear that technology had become an obvious obstacle in ... discuss

A young man approached Jesus and said,“Teacher, what good must I do to gain eternal life?”He answered him, “Why do you ask me about the good?There is only One who is good.I ... discuss

The money quotes via The New York Times, which come via Darlene over at Protein Wisdom: Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager who was killed by a police officer, sparking protests around the natio ... discuss

by Jim Hoft with The Gateway Pundit on Monday, August 18 Eyewitness Dorian Johnson told reporters last week his friend Michael Brown was “shot in the back” as he ran from the police. Now we know t ... discuss

So the witnesses who claimed he was shot in the back lied or were “confused” (Also some of the same people saying his hands were up). This more readily matches the story we posted about earlier, ... discuss

(AD 259-275)Born in prison to parents who had been jailed because they were Christian, Mammes became an orphan when his parents were executed. After his parents' death, Mammes was raised by a rich wid ... discuss

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

(urban legend humor - rfh) From: rapa Sent: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 Subject: To Whom Does The Land of Israel Belong? TO WHOM DOES THE LAND OF ISRAEL BELONG? An Israeli with a good Sense ... discuss

Birmingham, AL (LiveActionnews) — Tucked away in a children’s ministry office at Church of the Highlands in Birmingham, Alabama, Natalie Brumfield’s sweet voice that engages children to love ... discuss

How does one campaign on a pro-life stance and then turn around and have a rally with Planned Parenthood, the largest abortion business in America? In 2002, Mike Michaud, a Democrat from Maine, was el ... discuss

The Supreme Court of the United States has unanimously struck down a Massachusetts law establishing a buffer zone around abortion facilities. The justices’ 9-0 ruling in McCullen v. Coakley reverses ... discuss

Pro-Life Group Demands Info on IRS Deal With Atheist Group to Monitor Content of Sermons A pro-life group is demanding more information about a deal the IRS has struck with an atheist group to moni ... discuss

A doctor who failed to spot the symptoms of cervical cancer in a young woman eight times in four years faces being struck off.Dr Navin Shankar told Nikki Sams her health problems were 'nothing serious ... discuss

Reading doctrine through ideological glassesThe most pervasive problem facing the Catholic Church in America today is our predilection for reading both Scripture and Tradition through ideological glas ... discuss

A pro-life group is demanding more information about a deal the IRS has struck with an atheist group to monitor the content of sermons. The next time your pastor delivers a pro-life sermon or urges th ... discuss

Monday of the Ninteenth Week in Ordinary Time(Click here for readings)By KATIE G.When they came to Capernaum,The collectors of the temple tax approached Peter and said,“Does not your teacher pay ... discuss

by Bethany Monk, Citizen Link: Pro-lifers in Madison, Wis., will once again be able to exercise their free-speech rights — without restrictions. City officials voted this week to rescind an ordin ... discuss

It’s been a week or two since the last listing.  Every day I thought, “I should look up some free Kindle books,” and every day I ended up reading or watching a K-drama with that tim ... discuss

Orlando, Fla., Aug 9, 2014 / 04:56 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Two cardinals addressed the Knights of Columbus’ States Dinner in Orlando on Tuesday, exhorting them to practice Catholic fraternity and t ... discuss

House Speaker John Boehner’s proposed lawsuit against Barack Obama is causing a great deal of chatter in Washington.  Political stunt, as Obama has called it?  Or, maybe, checkmate, Obama? There ... discuss

The companionship of girlfriends was very different from the community life I live now; but in none of those relationships did I really feel my gifts were so valued, or my weaknesses so accepted and c ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. IV: Ordinary: 615 Proper of Seasons: 83 Psalter: Saturday, Week II, 922 Christian Prayer: Does not contain Office of Readings. Office of Readings for Saturd ... discuss

A year ago, NYC Pastor and author Tim Keller began a Twitter series called #AskTK where he told his followers to Tweet him a question which (if selected) he would then retweet and answer. He has conti ... discuss

There are points in time when God intentionally collides your life and your prayers with the messy politics and unorganized chaos of the world. For me, politics is just a thermometer for how our praye ... discuss

 A Lesson from “Charlotte’s Web” By Micaiah Bilger, Education Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation A few Sundays ago, when I was visiting my family, my little sister pulle ... discuss

By CNA/EWTN NEWS | MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Robert Bentley, Alabama's governor and a trained physician, has expressed disappointment that a law he signed last year requiring abortionists in the state ... discuss

Montgomery, Ala., Aug 7, 2014 / 02:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Robert Bentley, Alabama's governor and a trained physician, has expressed disappointment that a law he signed last year requiring abortionist ... discuss

Contact: Gale Duran, 512-619-4458, duran.gale@gmail.com; www.galeduran.com CORINTH, Texas, Aug. 6, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- To be a Christian calls each one of us to love one another. That mea ... discuss

Contact: Kenneth Chan, 703-331-4520, press@nrb.org MANASSAS, Va., August 6, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- NRB expressed concern today with reports that the IRS has struck a private deal that could ... discuss

Contact: Kenneth Chan, 703-331-4520, press@nrb.org MANASSAS, Va., August 6, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- NRB expressed concern today with reports that the IRS has struck a private deal that could ... discuss

Interesting pair of commentaries in the Los Angeles Times tell us a lot about the state of the abortion battle and the disarray within the pro-abortion community. First an editorial praises two decisi ... discuss

Contact: Gale Duran, 512-619-4458, duran.gale@gmail.com; www.galeduran.com CORINTH, Texas, Aug. 6, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- To be a Christian calls each one of us to love one another. That mea ... discuss

Boston, Mass., Aug 6, 2014 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Cardinal Sean O'Malley of Boston has criticized a new Massachusetts law re-establishing buffer zones around abortion clinics after the old law w ... discuss

On July 25th, a car reversed into a Costco store in Ontario, Canada and struck a pregnant mother, Dana McKinnon-Bozek, and her other children, Addision Hall and Miah Bozek. Because of the crash, McKin ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and KelliBound4Life writes about Planned Parenthood’s lawsuit against the state of Arizona in which they are seeking to prevent the enforcement of l ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli Bound4Life writes about Planned Parenthood’s lawsuit against the state of Arizona in which they are seeking to prevent the enforcemen ... discuss

Have you ever heard of the 1972 U.S. Supreme Court decision in a case called Baker v. Nelson? If so, you are probably a lawyer, or (like me) a person who regularly reads briefs and court decisions on ... discuss

House Speaker John Boehner by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: House Speaker John Boehner’s proposed lawsuit against Barack Obama is causing a great deal of chatter in Washington. Political stun ... discuss

The Vestments of the Israelite High PriestQuestion: Why does the bishop wear bells on his vestments?As with much of our worship, this has its origins in the worship of the Old Testament. In the Law of ... discuss

In late June, the pro-life community in Massachusetts celebrated a milestone victory when the United States Supreme Court struck down a state law that created a 35-foot "buffer zone" around abortion c ... discuss

TweetBy Stephanie Gray“What do you think about abortion?” I asked a man walking in Vancouver’s busy downtown core last weekend.  He responded by identifying his origins: “Well, I’m from ... discuss

Not that I’m really eleven on my own, anyway, it’s more like six now.  Eight still live here, true, but they have jobs and licenses and college and they pretty much buy their own stuff, a ... discuss

Cold chimneys began to smoke and the sky seemed a marmalade fire as Drifter Pancake rode wearily into dusky Waffletown"Syrup my steed" Drifter Pancake rasped as he flipped his next-to-last butter pat ... discuss

Father Ed Broom offers some great advice. I'd add: while examining your conscious, remember your blessings.For example. I was pondering over the anger I'd felt one day over someone who'd hurt me terri ... discuss

Note: All of the quotes below come from my personal books and are not copy and paste from some other blog. Please feel free to use them, for they are not mine, but- a link back would sure be appreciat ... discuss

21 July, Old Testament Ezekiel, the son of Buzi, was a priest, called by God to be a prophet to the exiles during the Babylonian captivity (Ezekiel 1:3). In 597 B.C. King Nebuchadnezzar and the Babyl ... discuss

Alliance Defending Freedom/July 17, 2014 -- by Alan Sears In the understandable excitement so many of us felt two weeks ago over the wonderfully welcome and important U.S. Supreme Court decision reg ... discuss

The Pro Life Movement has shown great success for the Pro Choice Movement because the Pro Life Movement is a deliberate extension of the Pro Choice Movement. They have made abortion stronger by pushin ... discuss

Battlefield Mass: Korean WarWhen I saw For Greater Glory a couple of years ago, I was struck by the scenes showing the Cristeros at worship in their desert hideaways.  The priest at the alta ... discuss

If we are to pinpoint the moment of beginning of personhood that has the best scientific grounding, out of all the moments that are candidates, that will certainly be the beginning of the single-cell ... discuss

I am including blog posts that I wrote during my pregnancy in Lily's scrapbook. I just added a post that I wrote on November 18, 2009 called "Life, What a Beautiful Choice" to the scrapbook.I am so th ... discuss

If it weren't Sunday, we'd be celebrating the Memorial of Saint Maria Goretti (who was, on a personal note, born in the same year as my Grandmother Kelly). I was struck by the following commentary by ... discuss

Note: All of the quotes below come from my personal books and are not copy and paste from some other blog. Please feel free to use them, for they are not mine, but- a link back would sure be appreciat ... discuss

Glenn Beck Ratings worst numbers since joining Fox News Fantastic News! “Four more radio stations drop Glenn Beck” “The New York Times” on Monday reported that Fox News executives are “ ... discuss

Chicago Crime Roundup Monday March 21, 2011 Man dies in drive-by shooting A 22-year-old man died Saturday after being gunned down in a drive-by shooting in the Garfield Park neighborhood on the West S ... discuss

Chicago Crime Roundup 3 – 12 – 2011 Suspect Arrested, Squad Car Crashes In SW Side Shooting « CBS Chicago A suspect was arrested Friday night after allegedly shooting at a 43-year-old man on the ... discuss

StreetWisePundit’s Chicago Crime Roundup Burglary suspect with knife shot by cops A Chicago police officer shot and wounded a 36-year-old man who police say lunged at the officer with a knife early ... discuss

Japan has lifted the tsunami warning following today’s 7.4 magnitude earthquake. News from The Associated Press Japan’s meteorological agency says it has lifted a tsunami warning for the northeas ... discuss

from Ohio Christian Alliancehttp://ohioca.orgJuly 1, 2014Today, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the HHS mandate in the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare. In its 5-4 decision, the court reaffi ... discuss

Brent Boles, MD by Brent Boles, MD The debate regarding abortion has always been an emotional and highly charged discussion. The people of Tennessee are not served well, however, by opinion pieces suc ... discuss

The Supreme Court has struck down a Massachusetts law that created a "buffer zone" around the state's abortion clinics. The law prevented sidewalk counsellors from adequately providing access to incom ... discuss

The Supreme Court of the United States has struck down a Massachusetts law barring pro-life protesters from being within 35-feet of an abortion clinic. The unanimous ruling found that the law violate ... 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)! EmailSusie@jillstanek.com ... discuss

Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me. So the childhood saying goes. But I found it to be hollow, when I was teased as a child. Names hurt. The ridicule of man has an ... discuss

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

Commentary Roundup posts are a series of short reviews or overviews of Bible commentaries. I’m working my way through a variety of commentaries, new and old, and hope to highlight helpful resour ... discuss

Morgan Geyser and Anissa Weier are 12-year-old girls.Morgan GeyserAnissa WeierThey've been charged as adults, accused of stabbing another 12-year-old girl, 19 times! Geyser and Weier are accused of pl ... discuss

The Cuyahoga Medical Examiner’s Office ruled today that a young woman died from complications due to a legal abortion she obtained at a Cleveland abortion clinic earlier this year. Wilson, 22, d ... discuss

In light of the USDA's takeover of Lunch Lady Land, we discuss James Madison's argument in Federalist 45 that the sum total of power granted to the national government in the Constitution would not en ... discuss

G. K. Chesterton once wisely remarked that “there is a great deal of difference between an eager man who wants to read a book and a tired man who wants a book to read.” It may be true that ... discuss

Field of Dreams turns twenty-five this year. I can vividly remember the first time I saw it in the theater. I cried at the end because it had managed to really touch a nerve. I had gone in having ... discuss

by Ben Johnson PORTLAND, OR, May 19, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – An openly gay U.S. district judge, who was appointed by Barack Obama, has struck down Oregon's constitutional marriage protecti ... 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

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

I just got back from a retreat in Austin given by Mobile Loaves and Fishes an organization that works to feed and rehome the homeless, and at the sametime create relationships between them and MLFs vo ... discuss

The following is a guest article.  The Noah movie was directed by an atheist who has produced the least Biblically accurate movie ever put on the big screen.Darren Aronofsy's "Noah" is a masterwo ... discuss

by John Jalsevac CLEARWATER, FL., March 14, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) - On Saturday a rally of over three-hundred of Terri Schiavo’s most die-hard supporters heard the first-hand account of the su ... discuss

Dear Friends, Family, Readers, Loved Ones, Donors to Our Mission and Curious Bystanders,If you have been a friend, cyber or otherwise, for any length of time, you know that our family made an enormous ... discuss

FROM THE PASTORMarch 2, 2014by Fr. George W. Rutler Joseph Stalin was responsible for the deaths of around 20 million men, women and children by massacres, torture, starvation and execution. Figures ... discuss

Todd Starnes (Fox News) writes the following about the ongoing situation in Crimea:Breaking News: Secretary of State Kerry warns Russia of grave consequences if they invade the Ukraine. Russia respond ... discuss

by Monsignor Robert Hugh BensonI 1st heard of this book after Papa Francesco  mentioned this book in 18 November 2013 homily at his daily Mass. The Pope says that Benson speaks in the book of the ... discuss

RALEIGH – The governor of North Carolina has expressed his opposition to appealing a recent ruling that struck down the state’s requirement that women obtain an ultrasound prior to having ... discuss

SDPB: "The State Senate Judiciary Committee struck down a bill aiming to protect clergy from performing gay marriages against their will. Proponents say the bill makes a necessary political statement, ... discuss

Indianapolis Star: "A federal court has struck down an Indianapolis ordinance limiting the hours of adult bookstores, the latest in a decades-long series of local regulatory and law enforcement maneuv ... discuss

I have long been struck by the beauty of Paul’s prose in chapter 13 expressing Christianity in terms of Platonism centuries before Augustine. Of course I have the advantage of speaking E ... discuss

AZ Capitol Times: "Formally published today — the precursor to enforcement — these rules are what’s left of a 2012 law which also sought to ban abortions at 20 weeks. While that part was struck ... discuss

The Wild Goose CaseBack in March of 2013 Tony Massey and myself, Jo Scott, were accused of "following" Christa Pryor, the wife of Jim Pryor, Planned Parenthood's head security guard.  With me at ... discuss

Deseret News: "Supporters of traditional marriage rallied support Thursday for three bills that would respond to a December federal court ruling that struck down Utah's voter-approved ban on same-sex ... discuss

President Barack Obama has reaffirmed his support for Roe v. Wade, the 1973 Supreme Court decision that struck down state laws protecting unborn human life. Since 1973, over 56.6 ... Original PostingR ... discuss

The Oklahoman: "Rep. Mike Turner, R-Edmond, on Tuesday said he filed the measure, House Joint Resolution 1076, in anticipation that the state’s current constitutional ban on gay marriage would be st ... discuss

An Obama-appointed judge struck down a portion of the state’s ultrasound law Friday that required the abortionist to describe to the woman what was displayed on the ultrasound, reports LifeSiteNews. ... discuss

Utah was sued by same-sex couples who married after a federal judge struck down the state's ban on Dec. 20 and were denied marital benefits while Utah appeals the decision, the American Civil Libertie ... discuss

by Colin Kerr RALEIGH, NC, January 20, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – An Obama-appointed judge struck down a portion of the state’s ultrasound law Friday that required the abortionist to descri ... discuss

A federal judge on Friday struck down a 2011 North Carolina law requiring abortion providers to perform an ultrasound and explain it to a woman before having an abortion, arguing it violated the const ... discuss

I’m reading through Augustine’s City of God with a fantastic group on Facebook. Augustine wrote the book about 1,600 years ago, but I’m continually struck by how applicable his ins ... discuss

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court decided not to hear an appeal in the case of an Arizona abortion ban that was struck as unconstitutional by the 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals last year. Pro-abort ... discuss

Pope Francis' call for a truce notwithstanding, the culture war rages on in America. Last week, a Utah judge struck down part of the state's anti-polygamy law, clearing the way for men to marry mu ... discuss

  Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court decided not to hear an appeal in the case of an Arizona abortion ban that was struck as unconstitutional by the 9th Circuit U.S. Cou ... discuss

GREENSBORO, N.C. – A federal judge appointed by Barack Obama has struck down North Carolina’s ultrasound law as unconstitutional and potentially psychologically harmful to pregnant women. ... discuss

A federal judge Friday afternoon struck down a pro-life law in North Carolina allowing women a chance to see an ultrasound of their unborn baby before considering an abortion. The law faced a lawsuit ... discuss

(LONDON DAILY MAIL) This is the staggering moment that the 100-foot tall statue of Jesus that towers over Rio de Janeiro was hit by lightning. The Christ the Redeemer statue was struck in the early ho ... discuss

OKLAHOMA CITY– A federal judge appointed by then-President Bill Clinton has struck down Oklahoma’s same-sex ‘marriage’ ban as unconstitutional. U. S. District Judge Terence Ker ... discuss

  By Jennifer Popik, JD, Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics Judge Nan G. Nash On Monday, Judge Nan G. Nash of the Second District Court in Albuquerque struck the decades-old New Mexico law w ... discuss

Associated Press: "A federal judge on Tuesday struck down Oklahoma's gay marriage ban, saying it violates the U.S. Constitution, but immediately stayed the effects of the ruling." Original PostingRead ... discuss

  Judge Nan G. Nash WASHINGTON – Last night, Judge Nan G. Nash of the Second District Court in Albuquerque struck the decades-old New Mexico law which protected the state’s citizens from assi ... discuss

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal to a lower court ruling that struck down Arizona’s 20-week abortion ban as unconstitutional. Without explanation, the cou ... discuss

Pope Francis: Abortion Kills Children “Who Will Never See the Light of Day” Pope Francis today spoke out strongly against the abortion culture, saying abortion is part of the same “throwaway ... discuss

Gov. Chris Christie Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: I watched the 107 minute press conference by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Thursday, but I must admit that I almost fell asleep towards t ... discuss

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Arizona's appeal of a lower-court ruling that declared unconstitutional a state law banning abortions beginning at 20 weeks of fetal gestation, m ... discuss

by Ben Johnson WASHINGTON, D.C., January 13, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The U.S. Supreme Court has decided not to review a lower court ruling that struck down an Arizona law banning abortions aft ... discuss

There were no wild celebrations by the polygamous family that stars in the TLC reality TV show Sister Wives when a federal judge in Utah struck down key parts of the state's polygamy laws.Kody Brown a ... discuss

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

by Thaddeus Baklinski OTTAWA, January 10, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The recent decision by the Supreme Court which struck down laws against prostitution as unconstitutional puts Canada at risk of beco ... discuss

by Ben Johnson SALT LAKE CITY, January 8, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has halted gay “marriage” in Utah, the governor has moved to vigorously enforce st ... discuss

Utah is unable to reach a legal conclusion about the validity of gay marriages performed since a judge struck down the state's ban on them last month, the state's attorney general said. Original Posti ... discuss

NPR: It may have been "the gayest year ever," as some gay and lesbian activists put it — 2013 saw the Defense of Marriage Act struck down by the Supreme Court and the number of states offering marri ... discuss

The Hill: The Pentagon is moving to finalize a new military identification policy in response to last year's Supreme Court's ruling that struck down the longstanding ban on federal benefits for gay co ... discuss

Dan Peterson at Patheos: I remarked the other day that, in the ongoing debate about same-sex “marriage,” I’ve been struck by how rarely — at least in my reading — advocates of SSM mention th ... discuss

In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustusthat the whole world should be enrolled.This was the first enrollment, when Quirinius was governor of Syria.So all went to be enrolled, each to his ... discuss

A U.S. federal judge struck down a portion of Utah's bigamy laws as unconstitutional on Friday, siding with a reality television star and his four wives. Polygamy is illegal in all 50 states. But Utah ... discuss

A federal judge on Friday struck down a key portion of Utah's bigamy laws as unconstitutional, siding with a reality television star and his four wives. Polygamy is illegal in all 50 states. But ... discuss

I was trying out a new search engine the other day. Actually, it was a digital library, and it is pretty cool. You should check it out. It’s part of the Digital Library Project, and is called Ha ... discuss

Death of woman following Marie Stopes abortion in Britain “raises major questions”, says Pro Life Campaign The Pro Life Campaign has said the tragic death of a woman from Ireland after underg ... discuss

BREAKING NEWS: THE MEDIA DID NOT TELL YOU. The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals - the second most influential bench in the land behind the Supreme Court - ruled 2-1 in favor of 'BUSINESS OWNERS' who are ... discuss

Austin, Texas, Oct 29, 2013 / 05:42 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A ban on abortions when an unborn baby can feel pain took effect in Texas today, one day after a federal judge blocked other new restrictions o ... discuss

As might be expected, today’s abortion news feed was a clean sweep for Texas. All ten headlines carried stories of yesterday’s judicial ruling—which blocked some of Texas’ new ... discuss

As might be expected, today’s abortion news feed was a clean sweep for Texas. All ten headlines carried stories of yesterday’s judicial ruling—which blocked some of Texas’ new ... discuss

by Fr. Gregory Jensen - As a pastor, I’ve been struck by the hostility, or at least suspicion, that some Orthodox Christians reveal in their discussions of private property. While there are no doubt ... discuss

AUSTIN – A federal judge appointed by then-President George H.W. Bush has struck down portions of a new Texas abortion law, declaring the regulations an unconstitutional and “undue burden& ... discuss

Links of interest rounded up daily. In today's edition, the nanny state strikes again, advice from a father to son, twenty years of leadership, and more.******************Dr. Albert Mohler reflects on ... discuss

Christianity, before being a moral or an ethic, is the event of love, it is the acceptance of the Person of Jesus.Pope Benedict XVII love the Traditional Latin Mass, which in many circles defines me a ... discuss

Saw this on Twitter today: To understand life, we must look to children. To understand children, we must look to marriage. To understand marriage, we must look to God. — Mark Hart (@LT_TheBiblegeek) ... discuss

As I stepped on the scale for my morning weigh in, I found myself perturbed at the results. My immediate response was "stupid scale!" rather than the more appropriate "stupid bad choice". I thought ... discuss

I think my favorite person there was the guy on a box outside the Sculpture Garden singing "If you want to be happy for the rest of your life, never make a pro-choice woman your wife. From my personal ... discuss

America Magazine ran an opinion piece on clericalism from a young monk who thinks his fellow young priests are too clericalist. That engendered some impassioned responses, which you can find linked at ... discuss

Looking for comments on the Club for Growth from traditionalist conservative and Christian perspectives, I came across this piece on the bargain struck between libertarians and traditionalists. TAC re ... discuss

Very helpful thoughts here, especially number 5, as it hits on the tension many smaller congregations feel to keep up with the larger congregations–sometimes mega churches–up the road. The ... discuss

Deacon Greg Kandra’s most recent blog post, has kicked up some hornets in the Catholic blogging world. I think that in the ever striving quest for politeness, sometimes people lose sight of what ... discuss

Remembering Tom Shackleton   Tom was my big brother.   At various times growing up, he saved me from drowning, tried to explain how cars worked, tried to teach me how to box (mostly by teaching ... discuss

It looks like this blog post really struck a sensitive chord, no? And here is the tirade from a certain Dean Laum of the Archdiocese of Manila.  He actually deleted some of his comments and I ... discuss

How to interpret the prophecy of Daniel chapters 2 and 7 through 12 is one of the keys to understanding some difficult passages in the New Testament, namely Matthew 24, otherwise known as the Mount o ... discuss

I may not be a Roman Catholic, but my interest was certainly piqued last week when I read of Pope Francis’ assertion that the church has become overly “obsessed” with the issue of a ... discuss

I may not be a Roman Catholic, but my interest was certainly piqued last week when I read of Pope Francis’ assertion that the church has become overly “obsessed” with the issue of a ... discuss

I think there are many approaches to this question. Think of how Jesus taught in a way to capture the hearts and minds of those who followed Him. He told stories."Once there was a man traveling along ... discuss

I received an obviously well-thought out comment from a reader on an older post that I wish could have been on a different post (it was left on Gay Marriage: The Irony of Liberal Intolerance from ba ... discuss

Can chaplains committed to historic biblical Christianity serve in the United States military? That question, though inconceivable to our nation’s founders, is now front and center, and the answ ... discuss

Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: The government mandated blend of ethanol in every gallon of gasoline is a full-fledged disaster and neither Congress, nor the Environmental Protection Agency shows an ... discuss

In 1878 the American city of Memphis on the Mississippi River was struck by an epidemic of yellow fever, which so depopulated the area (5,150 Memphians died) that the city lost its charter and was not ... discuss

21 July, Old Testament Ezekiel, the son of Buzi, was a priest, called by God to be a prophet to the exiles during the Babylonian captivity (Ezekiel 1:3). In 597 B.C. King Nebuchadnezzar and the Babylo ... discuss

Tweet This PostIn 1844, 17 year-old Annie Ellsworth gained notoriety for being the bearer of good news. She was to do something no other women, man, or person had ever done before–she was chos ... discuss

My (conservative) friend sends me fundraising letters he gets from hyper-liberal MoveOn.org, so the latest one noting that NYT data wizard Nate Silver sees the GOP at nearly 'even money' to ... discuss

Minya (AsiaNews) – With at least 20 attacks against churches, Christian schools and orphanages, Minya Governorate is the part of ??Egypt where Islamists struck with greatest violence and brutal ... discuss

by Hans Johnson We’ve all heard of road rage: sudden bursts of anger because of supposed slights by another motorist. Some also can’t control themselves around others with differing points ... discuss

This article was written by Wesley Smith and published on August 24, 2013 on his blog.Wesley SmithBy Wesley SmithI have long known of the tragedy that struck vocal assisted suicide advocate Margaret P ... discuss

This article was written by Wesley Smith and published on August 24, 2013 on his blog.Wesley SmithBy Wesley SmithI have long known of the tragedy that struck vocal assisted suicide advocate Margaret P ... discuss

I have long known of the tragedy that struck vocal assisted suicide advocate Margaret Pabst Battin and her husband Brooke Hopkins. Hopkins was catastrophically injured in an accident and has spent yea ... discuss

While Alice Arnold has been researching the true impact of Russia's new anti-gay laws, ahead of next year's Winter Olympics, she has been struck by the complexity of the situation and how much homopho ... discuss

Here are a few new Kindle deals to start the day: Willing to Believe by R.C. Sproul ($3.99); The Gospel-Driven Life by Michael Horton ($3.99); Crossway has their “A Student’ ... discuss

(RNS) A federal judge has struck down Oklahoma’s constitutional amendment that would have prohibited judges in the state from considering Shariah law. Welcome to Oklahoma Sign Photo courtesy Spi ... discuss

That 2010 Oklahoma constitutional amendment that tried to ban Shariah and other “international laws”? The federal judge who struck it down issued a final ruling, striking it down again. Ph ... discuss

Politico: The U.S. government has appealed a district court ruling that struck down the Supreme Court's ban on protests on court grounds.… Read the restThe post Government appeals ruling strikin ... discuss

Originally posted at my personal blog Vassal of GraceMy family recently watched The Princess Bride as my daughter's welcome home movie after a week a way at Camp Kudzu, a camp for kids ... discuss

Obama Gives Presidential Medal of Freedom to Abortion Activist Gloria Steinem President Barack Obama has named sixteen recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, which is the nation’s highe ... discuss

Prince George has been hot property since his arrival last month, and now the Royal Canadian Mint have unveiled their honorary celebration.  From the Daily Express  By Kelby McNally ... discuss

Father Patrick DowlingBeing called the “Missouri Miracle” – a 19-year-old girl survives being hit by a drunk driver and many say it’s thanks to a mystery priest. A community is now searching f ... discuss

I normally stay far away from the political areas of the prolife "fight."  The main reason being that the most effective weapon I have in my arsenal is the fact that I am a postabortive woman, bu ... discuss

As we await with bated breaths for comments from Obama, Sharpton, Jackson, and their ilk in the race-hustling media ... WND reports (emphasis mine): A St. Paul, Minn., man is in a coma today, fi ... discuss

Friends, family and those who rescued Katie Lentz would love to find and thank a mysterious priest, who appeared out of 'nowhere' ... and then 'disappeared' into 'nowhere', who they say helped make he ... discuss

CENTER, MO. -- Rescue workers want to thank a higher power for coming to the rescue early Sunday morning. Emergency crews spent an hour and a half trying to extricate a 19-year-old Quincy woman trappe ... discuss

by Michael Cook August 7, 2013 (MercatorNet) - When the Supreme Court struck down section 3 in the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) in US v Windsor in June, same-sex marriage was not the only beneficiar ... discuss

Yesterday, August 3, was the First Saturday of the Month. The First Saturday Devotion to the Immaculate Heart of Mary was first mentioned by Our Lady of Fatima on July 13, 1917. After showing the thre ... discuss

By Regis Martin, S.T.D. In a very funny piece written a number of years ago, the late Erma Bombeck (she died in 1996), announced that with the possible exception of “We have lift off,” or “This ... discuss

Tweetby Jonathon Van MarenBeing on the Canadian side of the border, my first notice of “Occupy Wall Street” was, of course, through the media—and not even they knew what they were describing as ... discuss

Western front, 1915-1916. (Source: U.S. Military Academy.) Over on The American Catholic, DarwinCatholic has posted an interesting article on an ongoing reassessment of World War I. The American ... discuss

KOB-TV in Albuquerque, NM, reported Friday on the petition drive and the future of the proposed ordinance to ban abortions after 20 weeks in the city.  The group that is supposed to be a pro ... discuss

This is my contribution to a conversation happening on Catholicmom.com about Sherry Weddell's book Forming Intentional Disciples. This book has been eye-opening for me. I highly recommend it and it's ... discuss

ys, Literary, Moral and Philosophical by Benjamin Rush: A Defense of the Use of the Bible as a Schoolbook Addressed to the Rev. Jeremy Belknap, of Boston” (Part Two of Five) VI. The interesting eve ... discuss




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The Ohio Anglican.blog Sep 1, 2014, 12:03 am
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Les Femmes - The Truth Aug 31, 2014, 2:35 pm
The Truth About Margaret Sanger Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
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My Domestic Church Aug 31, 2014, 2:30 pm
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PM Notes Aug 31, 2014, 1:00 pm
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Rose and Her Lily Aug 31, 2014, 10:57 am
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BIG BLUE WAVE Aug 31, 2014, 11:11 am
Reclaiming Our Children Jan 1, 1970, 2:00 am
Les Femmes - The Truth Aug 31, 2014, 9:15 am
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BIG BLUE WAVE Aug 31, 2014, 9:11 am
Where the Rubber Hits the Road Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
Where the Rubber Hits the Road Aug 31, 2014, 8:45 am
Priests for Life Aug 31, 2014, 8:09 am
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Pro-Life Unity Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
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The Chatterbox Chronicles Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
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The Ohio Anglican.blog Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
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Pro-Life Unity Dec 31, 1969, 7:00 pm
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DEACON FOR LIFE Aug 30, 2014, 5:15 pm
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ONLY CASTLES OF MY OWN Jun 26, 2013, 11:02 pm
The Black Kettle Aug 30, 2014, 3:28 pm
The Black Kettle Aug 30, 2014, 3:37 pm
Dr. Melissa Clouthier Aug 30, 2014, 3:40 pm
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Hyscience Aug 30, 2014, 12:48 pm
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