Topic: words

"His Holiness commends the souls of the victims to the loving mercy of the Almighty and he offers encouragement to the civil authorities and emergency personnel as they continue their rescue efforts a ... discuss

Asking for good shepherds A good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. A hired man, who is not a shepherd and whose sheep are not his own, sees a wolf coming and leaves the sheep and runs away, ... discuss

Transfered to 04/28 in 2014The book of Acts mentions a Mark, or John Mark, a kinsman of Barnabas (Col 4:10). The house of his mother Mary was a meeting place for Christians in Jerusalem (Acts 12:12). ... discuss

Breast cancer. Two of the scariest words a woman can hear. You’d think people who claim to advocate for women would do everything possible to educate them about their risks.You’d think they’d ... discuss

by Caroline B. Glick: In testimony last week before the House committee in charge of State Department funding, US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power acknowledged that the Obama administration inten ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Apr 24, 2015 / 04:23 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- On the day marking 100 years since the systematic killing of over a million Armenians at the hands of Ottoman authorities, a Catholic historian i ... discuss

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

Breast cancer. Two of the scariest words a woman can hear. You’d think people who claim to advocate for women would do everything possible to educate them about their risks. You’d think they’d o ... discuss

Book Details: • Speaker: Dave Harvey • Director: Patrick Gines • Publisher: Shepherd Press (2014) • Format: DVD • Run Time: 195 minutes • ISBN/ASIN#: 1633420922 • List Price: $59. ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you.Today, as I reflected upon Revelation 14: 1-4 (NAB) during lectio divina, I noticed something I'd never noticed before. Read the highlighted portion by yourselves:The Lamb ... discuss

“Now when Ebedmelech the Ethiopian, a eunuch, who was in the king’s house, heard that they had put Jeremiah in the dungeon (the king then sitting in the gate of Benjamin), Ebedmelech went fort ... discuss

by Bill Donohue, Catholics League: It was not surprising that Hillary Clinton, who strongly opposes a ban on partial-birth abortion, would tell her feminist audience (at the Women in the World Summit ... discuss

Daredevil, Catholicism, and the Marvel Moral UniverseThe Netflix series has chosen to make religion a foundational aspect of Matt’s character, expressing his struggles with his faith through his act ... discuss

This is a story I would rather not tell. If I could, I would hide it away in my memory bank forever. However, I know it needs to be told it because it is the truth. And truth, these days, is very unpo ... discuss

The president of the largest chain of abortion clinics in the United States is thanking “Faith Leaders” for standing with them. In a tweet by Planned Parenthood president, Cecile Richards, recentl ... discuss

Hillary Clinton made it clear that, if she is elected president of the United States, she will push unlimited abortion on demand. In her first speech as a presidential candidate, Clinton said too many ... discuss

On Easter weekend, Emma and Aaron were waiting for the arrival of their first-born son, Reid. However, on April 3rd, Good Friday, everything went terribly wrong. Emma opened up about the experience on ... discuss

It's good to read today in EWTN news the robust rejection of the culture of death by a leading Colombian archbishop:"A top Colombian archbishop warned that if the country's government persists in forc ... discuss

I am in the enjoyable position of receiving copies of most of the latest and greatest Christian books, and every few weeks I like to provide a round-up of what is new and particularly notable. ... discuss

There are those who say, "Be here now." I was there yesterday. There is no large and difficult task that can't be made into a movie of the week. A waist is a terrible thing to mind.Even the enlightene ... discuss

Question: "Is the teaching that ultimately all men will be saved (the apokatastasis) a heresy, or is it an acceptable theological opinion within the bounds of Orthodoxy?"Origen taught the heretical do ... discuss

On January 13, Republican Senator John Cornyn introduced the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015, legislation that would “create a federal fund for victims’ services and law enforce ... discuss

Giving away/signing my book on healing ( last night at Lake Traverse Reservation. More soon!— Dawn Eden ن (@mypeacebook) April 22, 2015Today I retu ... discuss

Lahmacuntaken by Eating AsiaWhatever you do, don't call it Turkish pizza!Why? Find out at Eating Asia. ... discuss

Bertrand de Jouvenel in his musings on authority and power suggests that in the executive there are two primary qualities needed. These qualities are not “either/or” type features but ofte ... discuss

Today in Washington, D.C. - April 22, 2015The House reconvened today at 10 AM. Potential bills to be considered:H.R. 1560 - "To improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of ... discuss

Wednesday of the Third Week of Easter(Click here for readings) By Benedict Augustine“Everything that the Father gives me will come to me,and I will not reject anyone who comes to me,be ... discuss

Credit:  www.slate.comI recently commented on Father John Zuhlsdorf's blog in which I pointed out that he, Father Z, was in profound disagreement with Pope Benedict XVI.  He admitted that ye ... discuss

As Christmas Eve arrives we are reminded of the historic Christian prayer prayed by so many Christians through two millennia of Christian experience and bathed in Christian hope, “Even so Lord, com ... discuss

Newsweek magazine decided to greet the start of 2015 with a massive cover story on the Bible. For decades now, major news magazines have tended to feature cover articles timed for Christmas and Easter ... discuss

Barely five days after The New York Times ran a major news article on the firing of Atlanta’s fire chief for his views on homosexuality, a major Times opinion writer declared that religious libe ... discuss

Americans by the millions are still tuning in to watch Downton Abbey — now in its fifth season — eager to enjoy the continuation of the saga of the Earl and Countess of Grantham and thei ... discuss

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

The release of the Fifty Shades of Grey movie, timed for Valentine’s Day, is a more important and lamentable event than many Christians may realize. What the movie represents is nothing less th ... discuss

The world around us is changing at a velocity unprecedented in human history. But we must realize that while the world seems to be changing almost regularly before our eyes, the task of the ministry r ... discuss

In the beginning was the Word. Christians rightly cherish the declaration that our Savior, the crucified and resurrected Lord Jesus Christ, is first known as the Word — the one whom the Father h ... discuss

By: Caleb Howe Rabble Writer Nope. That’s the answer. Oh sure, there are other words said. But the answer is nope. Just nope. Nope nope nope. It’s the question that is the thing. No, not Mark Knol ... discuss

Unless you have been hiding under a rock or in a coma for the last 9 months, you are aware of the Ferguson Missouri incident which involved the shooting of an unarmed teen, Michael Brown, by police of ... discuss

A pregnant woman in North Carolina was a shooting victim recently and her final words to 911 are chilling. Tragically, Kimberly Richardson, who was 6-months pregnant at the time, lay dying behind a lo ... discuss

And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan hath desired to have you, that he may sift you as wheat: But I have prayed for thee, that thy faith fail not: and when thou art converted, strengthen thy ... discuss

Today we honor Blessed Maria Gabriella (1914-1939), an Italian Trappist nun, who died at the age young age of 25, and was renowned  for her gift to heal divisions and unify the Church through her ... discuss

Montana may become the first state to force abortionists to provide anesthesia to preborn babies aged 20 weeks and older who they are about to dismember. A Republican-dominated House and Senate just ... discuss

Hepatica Flowertaken by the incomparable Remo Savisaar ... discuss

Nancy and Susan, Carol, and all of Ray’s dear family, grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord, Jesus Christ. Our text for today is Psalm twenty-three. “And I heard a voice from ... discuss

Any idea enjoyed by Catholics or non-Catholics around the world that Sinn Féin is committed to the Catholic religion or to the common good must be completely dispelled today. At a press event, report ... discuss

Yesterday I was having a discussion with a rather vocal pro-life advocate. He was arguing with a vegetarian, and finally he told this vegetarian that she is confused and should keep her mouth shut. No ... discuss

Antonia Tully, SPUC's Safe at School co-ordinator, and Rhoslyn Thomas, SPUC's youth organiser, spoke last week at major pro-life conference in Nigeria organised by the bishops of Ibadan Province. Anto ... discuss

What do you know! A conservative artist! In Calipornia? Surely he is about as rare as some of the fish species in that once great state. Sabo claims - "I am the fastest censored street artist in t ... discuss

Set printer paper to index card, landscape, margins 1.3, then choose print preview to make sure it’s going to work.  Print onto index cards- or print on paper that you cut and tape or glue to t ... discuss

U.S. CapitolToday in Washinton, D.C. - April 21, 2015 - More than messy right now!Drug Enforcement Administration Chief Michele Leonhart is expected to resign soon, according to U.S. officials, follo ... discuss

By: T F Stern T F Stern’s Rantings If Mr. Rogers were still on television each afternoon, taking his Cardigan sweater out of the closet, putting on his slippers and greeting all the little child ... discuss

Portrait of Mlle Brissac (1863). William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French, 1825-1905)via Books and ArtI love Bouguereau anyway but this really stands out for me. It's as good as photograph. Better, in fact! ... discuss

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

"Today, the Church is a Church of Martyrs: they suffer, they give their lives and we receive a blessing from God for their witness." These were the words of Pope Francis during his morning homily a ... discuss

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

One order of fish for Jesus. Then he said to them, “Why are you troubled? And why do questions arise in your hearts? Look at my hands and my feet, that it is I myself. Touch me and see, because a g ... discuss

Gangnam Blues- movie, starring Lee Min Ho and Kim Rae Won- loosely (I THINK loosely, maybe it’s true to life, in which case I feel sick) based on historical events behind turning Gangnam from a ... discuss

Asher Brown Durand, Kindred Spirits, 1849Kindred Spirits was commissioned by the merchant-collector Jonathan Sturges as a gift for William Cullen Bryant in gratitude for the nature poet's moving eulog ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be to all in Jesus' Name and to those who visit this blog and read this post with the animus of insult me and share your invectives: may the Lord truly and richly bless you. *Blessed b ... discuss

In the Gospels, Jesus spoke of "sheep not of this fold."  In our times there has been a pernicious error arise that Jesus was speaking of the Mormons with this line.  As a result of this err ... discuss

Twice in Matthew's gospel Jesus references Hosea.The first time is after he calls Matthew the tax collector to join him. Matt ends up hosting a party for Jesus and invites all his sinful friends to co ... discuss

I find one of the trickiest matters of Christian living to be the matter of motives. I often find myself wondering why I do the things I do. Just as often, I find myself wondering why I do not ... discuss

Here are today’s Kindle deals: Against the Gods by John Currid ($1.99); Ancient Word, Changing Worlds by Stephen Nichols ($2.99); Inerrancy and Worldview by Very Poythress ($2.99);  ... discuss

Have you ever had a really ugly fight with someone close to you, only to realize after the fact that it was all based on a simple misunderstanding? It’s very frustrating, especially because all of ... discuss

              DOWN BABY DOWN! — Panic On Wall Street — The Real Thing! Yikes! In one week’s panic selling (we’re talking about you, DOW, S&P, and NASDAQ), ... discuss

Earlier this month, Patricia Januzzi, a teacher at a Catholic High School in New Jersey, was suspended from her job because she replied to an article that was posted on Facebook. Iblogged about i ... discuss

Apr 19 - Homily: Expiation, Atonement and Reparation Fr. Elias outlines the meaning of the words expiation, atonement and reparation that Our Lord accomplishes regarding our sins. Only Jesus can re ... discuss

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

Contact: Rick Dack, Defending the Bible Int'l., 763-913-0351 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., April 15, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ -- Is the New Testament the word of God or "mere words" open to cinematic interpr ... discuss

“But ask the animals, now, and they shall teach you; the birds of the sky, and they shall tell you. Or speak to the earth, and it shall teach you. The fish of the sea shall declare to you. Who d ... discuss

Book Review: Patrick Wood’s “Technocracy Rising: The Trojan Horse of Global Transformation” Modern America is saddled with many albatrosses weighing heavily upon the neck of her God given liber ... discuss

A Danish cleric identified as a rightwing political and cultural figure in the Denmark of the 1930s became the center of moral and intellectual resistance to the Nazi occupation of Denmark.  Kaj Munk ... discuss

This is an excerpt from John Harris’s new book, Climbing Backward Out of Caves, which makes a case for the rational basis of belief in a higher being. One cannot prove logically that God exists ... discuss

Vatican City, Apr 18, 2015 / 04:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- With more opportunities opening for women to take leadership roles in Vatican councils and congregations, women are filling the ranks of the Rom ... discuss

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In Oregon, Jesse and Melissa Meek uploaded a pregnancy announcement video inspired by the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme song and it has gone viral. On April 5th, the Meeks posted their rap to YouTube ... discuss

Vincent van Gogh, Irises, 1889via Arts Everyday LivingWhat would spring be without a look at Van Gogh's Irises? Much poorer.Check the link above for more information about Van Gogh and his painting. ... discuss

A New "Wrinkle" in TimeI was fascinated to see that Madeleine L'Engle's granddaughter has discovered a three-page section that was cut from the original classic, A Wrinkle in Time. I didn't know that ... discuss

By REGISTER STAFF | BLACKWOOD, N.J. — When an atheist association challenged the Pledge of Allegiance’s place in public school over the words “under God,” New Jersey high ... discuss

(LiveActionNews) — Just when you think you’ve seen it all on social media, this video surfaces. Created Equal, a pro-life non-profit organization, released a video of a man at Ohio State Univ ... discuss

Declining birthrates are a major threat for many industrialized societies. And the solution won’t be found in new government policies. The most unlikely public service advertisement urges people to ... discuss

Lauren Hill was buried Tuesday in a private ceremony, one day after thousands filled the basketball arena for a public memorial–the very location where she scored her first basket for the Mt. Saint ... discuss

The works of the Papal Foundation "gives witness to the ceaseless efforts of the Church to promote the integral development of the human family." These were the words said by Pope Francis in an aud ... discuss

  Lauren Hill laid to rest By Dave Andrusko Lauren Hill was buried Tuesday in a private ceremony, one ... discuss

Catholic bishops in Poland do not mince words when it comes to sending a clear message on a subject as fundamental to Catholic teaching as the practice of making babies by artificial methods. Recent ... discuss

Humiliation is not masochism, but rather a path of imitating Jesus in His Suffering. These are the words of Pope Francis during his homily today at Casa Santa Marta. According to Vatican Radio, the ... discuss

There he was, forty years ago, in a small village of the State of New York; no railroad yet, and even the Erie Canal many miles distant. He was the village blacksmith, his establishment consisting of ... discuss

"The Holy Father has taken into consideration the idea of making a stop in Cuba on the occasion of his upcoming Trip to the United States." These were the words of Jesuit Father Federico Lombardi, di ... discuss

I am honored to be a part of the virtual blog tour for Eve's Apple by Marie Therese Kceif. This is a book that I can hardly wait to read! I enjoy reading personal spiritual memoirs and learning how Go ... discuss

“But ask the animals, now, and they shall teach you; the birds of the sky, and they shall tell you. Or speak to the earth, and it shall teach you. The fish of the sea shall declare to you. Who d ... discuss

We have true victory in Jesus. For the love of God is this, that we keep his commandments. And his commandments are not burdensome, for whoever is begotten by God conquers the world. And the victory ... discuss

This is a guest post by David Martin:Of the many blunders of recent Vatican history, one that stands out is the Vatican's February 25th decision to open up the process for the beatification of Latin A ... discuss

"The Church in Kenya must always be true to her mission as an instrument of reconciliation, justice and peace." These were the words of Pope Francis to the Episcopal Conference of Kenya who are in R ... discuss

Obama Administration's EPA War on Coal: The New York Times reports, “President Obama’s most far-reaching regulation to slow climate change will have its first day in court on Thursday, the beg ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Apr 16, 2015 / 11:49 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Vatican official charged with organizing the upcoming Jubilee for Mercy says the topic was the “heart” of Benedict XVI’s po ... discuss

Hillary: What Difference Does It Make?It will make a great difference to Americaif this Harridan* is elected Patrick L. Booth, Contributing Author: I love Arkansas! I graduated high schoo ... discuss

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

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

Dombey and Son by Charles Dickens(Writing this without spoilers probably will lead to misdirection, but I feel there are too many people who probably haven't read this book. And I DO want to say some ... discuss

White Storktaken by Remo SavisaarDoesn't this look like a coy, runway walk? ... discuss

As many of my readers know, I worship and serve as a pastor at Grace Fellowship Church in Toronto, Ontario. What my readers may not know is that my local church has been served faithfully by& ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: Does a day go by when we are not warned about something that might do us harm or kill us?I recently received an email from the Surgeon General of the United States ... discuss

TweetBy Devorah GilmanShe marched up angrily to the “Free Speech Board” that was part of the Genocide Awareness Project (GAP) we had just set up on her University campus. She grabbed a marker and ... discuss

In other words, a culture that doesn't care about religion won't defend freedom of religion.Another salient point:Our fellow citizens have absorbed and are committed to a particular view about the mea ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you.My apologies for my extended silence. My wife and I have been recovering from a bout of influenza. She's almost recovered, but I'm spent still. All for the Glory of God and ... discuss

My friend Jacob Rudolfsson from Sweden joined me this morning with roughly a thousand people outside Ford’s Theater in Washington. We had come for an early morning tribute. Today is the 150th An ... discuss

The other day I took Grammerly’s Who is your poet BFF? quiz and got Maya Angelou. I didn’t really think much of the results until I read the poem that was listed on the author’s pag ... discuss

“Now as they observed the confidence of Peter and John and understood that they were uneducated and untrained men, they were amazed, and began to recognize them as having been with Jesus.” (Acts 4 ... discuss

Today, April 14, is the feast of St. Bernadette Soubirous, a mystic and visionary at Lourdes, France. St. Bernadette is the patron of: Lourdes, the poor, the sick, and people ridiculed for their ... discuss

TweetBy Maaike RosendalOver the past few years I’ve had the opportunity to debate various people who willingly defended that abortion is morally justifiable up to a certain point. With the exception ... discuss

By Caitlin Bootsma Whether the mainstream media chooses to cover it or not, Pope Francis’ General Audience yesterday confirmed once again that he upholds the Church’s teaching on marriage. In fact ... discuss

Today in Washington, D.C. - April 15The House reconvened at 10:00 AM today. Bills that may be considered today:H.R. 1026 — "To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit the release of i ... discuss

Being motivated is awesome. It’s exciting. Things get accomplished. Progress is made. Life is beautiful. The problem is, motivation doesn’t usually last. Maybe you’re working towards some perso ... discuss

Bookplate of John D. Rockefeller. Artist: GETZ. Pratt Institute.via Books and ArtYikes! This strikes me as the definition of hubris. ... discuss

 MSNBC’s Harris-Perry: Abortion a ‘Basic Core Skill’ for Med Students By Katie Yoder Hippocratic Oath be damned. Abortion schoo ... discuss

The image of God is not only displayed in man and woman individually but also together as a couple. These were the words of Pope Francis during his General Audience today in St. Peter's Square. The ... discuss

Contact: Rick Dack, Defending the Bible Int'l., 763-913-0351 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., April 15, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ -- Is the New Testament the word of God or "mere words" open to cinematic interpr ... discuss

Sometimes pride looks an awful lot like humility. There are times that our pride convinces us to put on a great show of what looks to all the world like humility so that we will be seen and ac ... discuss

I’m inquisitive by nature and have to know the hows and whys and wherefores, and the background history and more besides. Which brings me to one of those questions I have that really doesn’ ... discuss

It would be ironic if it wasn’t tragic: A black man speaks out to protect the most crucial civil right Americans have – the right to life – and is sued by what is regarded as the nation’s larg ... discuss

Russian air defense missile systemToday in Washington, D.C. - April 14, 2015:The House reconvened at 10 AM today.  Today the House may consider the following bills:H.R. 650 — "To amend the Trut ... discuss

Hippocratic Oath be damned. Abortion schooling is a must for physicians, according to one MSNBC host. During her MSNBC’s Lean Forward on April 11, host Melissa Harris-Perry questioned Physicians f ... discuss

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

Two years ago I told you about the grizzly practice of babies being born alive after botched abortions and then grotesquely murdered. They are physically strangled, mutilated, or left to die on the ab ... discuss

You don't have to be a cat lover to love this poem about writing and cats by an anonymous 9th century Irish monk. It's often thought that the monk was working on the Book of Kells when he made this po ... discuss

Rue Neuve Notre Dame à Paris, 1826, Eduard Gaertner I love the way this doesn't show Notre Dame from one of the usual angles, but just as the regular Parisians living nearby would have seen it. ... discuss

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

A woman in a new video produced by a pro-abortion group offers an explanation for why she decided to have an abortion. Apparently she says she wasn’t sure if she wanted to be attached to the bab ... discuss

Watch the VIDEO HERE…..     Bradley Cooper won the award for Best Male Performance at the MTV Movie Awards Sunday night for his role in “American Sniper.” During his acceptance speech, ... discuss

From:  IntroductionReport: Coerced Abortion "In my heart, I was like…‘I can’t lie there and have them kill my baby. I can’t do it.’ And I called [my boyfriend] and I told him, and with ... discuss

By Mark Shea | In 1996, Pope St. John Paul II said it's okay to think God may have used evolution to create the body of the first humans. In other words, he said Catholics may, if they like ... discuss

In preaching, the Church's message must always be spoken with frankness and courage, without fear of announcing the truth. These were the words of Pope Francis in his morning homily at Casa Santa M ... discuss

Divine Mercy Sunday(Click here for readings)By FR ALFONSE NAZZAROThomas, called Didymus, one of the Twelve, was not with them when Jesus came.  So the other disciples said to him, "We have seen t ... discuss

By VICTOR GAETAN | VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis commemorated the centennial of the massacre of Armenians by the Ottoman Empire — “the century’s first genocide” in th ... discuss

By Catherine Mendenhall-Baugh Her name is Chanel Murrish. Her mother experienced a normal pregnancy until her twenty week ultra-sound. They noticed the baby had a life-threatening heart condition that ... discuss

 There has been a lot of progress over the years, in understanding the impact of abortion.  I personally, will always be so grateful to the Elliot Institute for understanding exactly how ... discuss

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In Philadelphia, a woman was arrested after she left her severely disabled son in the woods for several days. According to ABC News, the young man is 21-years-old, a quadriplegic and has cerebral pals ... discuss

Extremists are screaming about abortion again – and they’re not pro-lifers. In an April 9 piece, The New York Times Editorial Board criticized Kansas’ Senate Bill 95, or the Unborn Child ... discuss

I received this email today and urge you to join in praying for this event. I recently attended a Kolbe one-day conference and it was outstanding. All the Fathers of the Church believed in fiat creati ... discuss

I wrote the very long post below and then, while looking up one last link stumbled upon this post by Edward Willet which kind of sums up things better than I do (I am not a summing up sort of gal).   ... discuss

Carl Blechen (1798–1840), The Interior of the Palm House ... discuss

Old St. John. Grand-daddy of the early church. Last living Apostle. Living out his days in Ephesus, in the late first century. And he writes letters to the church, his “dear children”. We have ... discuss

 FROG: A NOVEL By Mo YanViking Press, $27.95, 388 pagesReviewed by Steven Mosher In outline, Mo Yan’s new novel, “Frog,” sounds sub ... discuss

Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign was officially launched yesterday via a video carefully crafted to give the impression she loves pregnant mothers, children and families. I see Obama 3 ... discuss

If words matter–and you’ll find that I am very quick to contend that they do–then we ought to be careful with the language we speak. For some, this point might seem like something a ... discuss

By Mitchell Kalpakgian, Ph.D. A person can be at home in the world or feel like a foreigner in a strange country.  Whether or not a person feels welcomed or alienated depends on the experience in his ... discuss

A Treasury of War Poetry British and American Poems of the World War 1914-1917 Reader Reviewfrom Amazon: I’m not one to generally sit down and read a book of poetry, but that’s exactly wha ... discuss

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The plans of the godly are just; the advice of the wicked is treacherous. s of the wicked are like a murderous ambush, but the words of the godly save lives. Proverbs 12:5-6, New Living Translation l ... discuss

From How to Celebrate Divine Mercy SundayDuring the Mass of canonization of St. Faustina on April 30, 2000, the year of the Great Jubilee, Pope John Paul II proclaimed: "It is important then that ... discuss

Among all of the elements of devotion to The Divine Mercy requested by our Lord through Sr. Faustina, the Feast of Mercy holds first place. The Lord's will with regard to its establishment was already ... discuss

Saturday in the Octave of Easter(Click here for readings)By JENNIFER BURGINObserving the boldness of Peter and John and perceiving them to be uneducated, ordinary men, the leaders, elders, a ... discuss

The solution to many, MANY public policy problems is – less government. Governments’ regulatory hammers and checkbooks are simply gi-normous.  The federal government alone spent last year nea ... discuss

Thinking about the push for death with “dignity.” — Jody Howard (@FrJody) April 10, 2015 ... discuss

Not so long ago, Americans placed little faith and trust in ambulance chasers (aka lawyers) or politicians, and wisely so according to our Founders who had no faith or trust in any person seeking pow ... discuss

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

An article I wrote twenty years ago described the Internet as America’s next frontier. And for the past twenty years, it has been a wide-open, innovative, constantly changing — and yes, somewh ... discuss

Below are the reflections of British Ambassador to the Holy See Nigel Baker on the Pope’s words against corruption during his March 21 visit to the Southern Italian city of Naples. This ref ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Apr 11, 2015 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Despite Turkey's claim of religious freedom, Christians there have faced ongoing hostility, including  government oppression and murder R ... discuss

by Senator Jeff Sessions: It is time for an honest discussion of immigration. The first “great wave” of U.S. immigration took place from roughly 1880 to 1930. During this time, according to the Ce ... discuss

Jesus asked that the Feast of the Divine Mercy be preceded by a Novena to the Divine Mercy which would begin on Good Friday. He gave St. Faustina an intention to pray for on each day of the Novena, sa ... discuss

Of course there is a double standard in America. You must of heard about the black Kentucky player calling a white Wisconsin player a “nigga” at a post game press conference after Wisconsin defea ... discuss

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

“I have engraved you on the palms of my hands; your walls are continually before me.”  WEB (Read these scriptures and more at  Zion (Israel) is worried that G ... discuss

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

Cokepainted by James Neil Hollingsworth ... discuss

Inspired by Michael Rosen and "Dear Ms Morgan: your guidance is a mini-syllabus on how to wreck poetry",  and with an additional and lovely bit of inspiration from the follow-up le ... discuss

It’s time for another Free Stuff Fridays, and this week the sponsor is Lifeway. Lifeway is offering a prize package based around David Platt’s new book Counter Culture (which ... discuss

The pro-abortion campaign to put Margaret Sanger, the founder of the Planned Parenthood abortion business,s on the $20 bill has failed. Sanger failed to advance to the final found of voting in the eff ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Apr 10, 2015 / 12:04 am (CNA).- As the Church prepares to conclude its celebration of the 50th anniversary of Vatican II later this year, one book is taking a hard look at the council's v ... discuss

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

Go read the whole thing.When you shrink from punishing the bullies (as our schools do), when you pursue phantom enemies (as our “human rights” nomenklatura do), when you use the victims as a prete ... discuss

In her article “Abortion, a Love Story” Gila Lyons describes an abortion she had. Lyons seems to have been aware that she was carrying  a baby. She says: Our baby was the size of a lentil, wit ... discuss

Joseph Meaney at Notre Dame Cathedral – the first stop on the Santiago de Compostela pilgrimage in support of HLI’s Seminarians for Life Program! PARIS, France — April 6, 2015 — ... discuss

Aurora Borealistaken by Remo SavisaarI really cannot imagine looking out my window and seeing this. It must really feel surreal. Like being on another planet. ... discuss

A ... discuss

There is a beautiful Eucharistic prayer in our faith that goes like this, ‘When we were sinners and could not find our way to you, you loved us more than ever.” How beautiful, that when we were l ... discuss

 “Dehumanizing the Vulnerable: The War of Words Against the Victims” By Dave Andrusko What a picker-upper. Just today I received an e ... discuss

By:  Patrick Goodenough Marie Harf Sees Lots of ‘Big Words a ... discuss

By:  Patrick Goodenough Marie Harf Sees Lots of ‘Big Words a ... discuss

Star Parkerby Star Parker: Columnist George Will points out that Apple’s openly gay CEO, Tim Cook, “thinks Indiana is a terrible place. (But) He opened marketing and retail operations in Saudi Ara ... discuss

by Sen. Mike Lee: At the close of the Constitutional Convention, when an elderly Benjamin Franklin hobbled out of the hall where dele­gates had debated the fate of the young nation for the length of ... discuss

Lt. Cmdr. Wes Modderby Kelsey Harkness: While the nation debates whether Christian business owners should be forced by the government to cater same-sex marriages, the military is embroiled in its own ... discuss

Lk 24:13-35 UnderwhelmedBy Benedict Augustine“With that their eyes were opened and they recognized him,but he vanished from their sight.Then they said to each other,‘We ... discuss

For the last five years, British photographer Jenny Lewis has captured portraits of mothers and their newborn babies within 24-hours of delivery. In her new book, One Day Young, she features 40 of the ... discuss

The Day of the Lord   “But the day of the Lord will come as a thief in the night; in which the heavens will pass away with a great noise, and the elements will be dissolved with fervent heat, a ... discuss

By: T F Stern T F Stern’s Rantings Historians would recognize the term “Potemkin village” as it’s used to describe “any attempt to make others believe we are better than we really are” ... discuss

The White Rabbit Pencilcreated by Himmapaan ... discuss

Early man was like a house wired for light, but for a long time was in darkness; then a switch was thrown, and the house was full of light. Humans became conscious beings; conscious of their own exist ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you. This, according to geologist Dr. Aryeh Shimron claims he has "virtually unequivocal evidence" that could solve the mystery of Christ's remains. It ... discuss

TOPEKA, Kan., April 7, 2015 /Christian Newswire -- This morning, Gov. Sam Brownback signed into law the historic "Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act," SB 95. It will go into eff ... discuss

by Hans Johnson Not a season will go by for a legal/crime television drama without an episode or two touching on the life issue. Usually the pro-life side will be personified by a wild-eyed religious ... discuss

What if? These two tiny words, seemingly so innocuous by themselves, when put together have the power to haunt. What if I hadnt gone to that party? What if I hadnt let him hand me that last drink? We ... discuss

The Colorado mother whose 7-month-old unborn baby was cut out of her womb in a vicious attack on her weeks ago has released a public statement for the first time since the attack. Michelle Wilkins (pi ... discuss

Contact: Ferd Sebastian, 352-212-7151 ORLANDO, Fla., April 8, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ -- Pastor Ferd Sebastian launches GOD BIBLE ADVENTURE mobile app game, obeying final words of our Savior, Jesu ... discuss

In one of Miss Mason’s books she talks about the value of having the  children look long upon a picture or a particular vista while out on  a nature walk, and memorize it so they can close the ... discuss

By:  Patrick Goodenough State Dep’t Spokeswoman Clarifies Ob ... discuss

London, England, Apr 8, 2015 / 12:12 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Easter is a perfect time to take note of all that Christianity has done for Great Britain and to support those persecuted for their faith, UK ... discuss

A woman in Indianapolis was jailed last week for feticide. This is the story of a pro-choice redditor who looked into the details of the conviction and discovered that many media stories about this ca ... discuss




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