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Care of Creation: A Catholic's Guide to God's Natural Abundance
By Jeff Sokol
Imagine for a moment, the Garden of Eden. Walk through the garden, and take in the splendor of God’s design. Discover the birds and lizards eating insects from leaves so they don’t spoil. See how He put the legume trees and beans fixing nitrogen into the soil, feeding the hundreds of different fruit varieties, with many fruits always in season.
By Lorrie McNickle
Everyone seems so shocked and surprised when we hear about a sudden death. It seems to hit people especially hard when it is a celebrity or someone who is still young. Even people of Faith, seem to reel in the tragedy of a life lost “too soon”. What exactly though is “too soon’?
Catholic Millennials: Resolve to Experience the Power of YES in 2017
By John C. Connell
Want to become excited about the next generation of Church laity? Want a shot of optimism about how the corporate world will operate in the future? Are you a Millennial and want to get involved with one of the most exciting endeavors of the New Evangelization?
By Catherine Garrett
So on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. My husband got to be home and do bedtime with the kids so I went to Mass by myself.
The Wal-Mart Heart Change
By Trish Irvine
I could feel it increasing in my heart. My fingers tapped on the shopping cart as the impatience within escalated. Standing in the speedy checkout line at Wal-Mart, I was feeling pressed for time. I hadn’t wanted to stop at Wal-Mart, but I needed glitter.
The Pro-Life Movement's Missing Piece: Every Man's Secret Letter To Women Part II
By James Berkon
When it comes to involving men in the Pro-Life Movement, a few thoughts come to mind that I would like to share with you.
Marriage and the Call to Holiness
By Rob Agnelli
At the close of the Second Vatican Council in 1965, there were 58,632 priests in the United States, serving a Catholic population of 48.5 million. In 2014, there were 38,275 priests, serving a total of 79.7 million Catholics. The number of women religious in our country has seen an even more dramatic decrease, plunging from 179,954 to 49,883 during the same time frame (CARA Church Statistics).
Thanksgiving is not just another day
By Jean Smith
“ I got what I wanted… I’m so thankful” I’ve said this often. What is really difficult to say, are these words, “I did not get what I wanted… I’m so thankful” Thankful for, thankful because, thankful to… which is it for us?
Two By Two
By Malleson Emmerling
I have met some really good friends in church ministry. From working in the church nursery to leading a Bible study, to providing a meal for someone in need, working with a friend in ministry has made the work much more fun.
Sacramentality & Sports: Towards an Understanding in Brief
By Anthony Maranise
When I watch or participate in sports, of course I watch for the love of the game and I play for the joy of the competition, but as a theologian who examines how sports and spirituality intersect, I also watch for more.
Why Is Sex Only For Pleasure So Devastating To Individuals, Families And Our World?
By Ralph Zuranski
I believe the election was about the most important issue that faces every person created in the image and likeness of God. Every life matters from conception to a natural death.
Is The Current Administration At War With God And Will There Be Consequences?
By Ralph Zuranski
As Prayer Warriors Bruce, Tony and Al prayed at the Planned Parenthood in Bedford, I realized that during the last 8 years of our current administration, they have promoted abortion, funded Planned Parenthood, removed laws protecting the unborn and attacked the Catholic Church, especially the Little Sisters of the Poor. Barack Obama is the most pro-death president in history.
Help Me Get One More
By Dr. Lin Weeks Wilder
Once I viewed the previews of Mel Gibson’s new film, Hackshaw Ridge, I decided not to see it. The luridly graphic war images were far too off-putting. Until a Franciscan priest friend told me that he planned to see it as soon as he could opened.
Why the Doctors will be Wounded if an Assisted Suicide Bill is Passed
By Rose Cuervo
I wrote ten things that will affect the doctor mentality once the assisted suicide bill is passed including the permission to lie, kill, be amoral. I was able to capture it so swiftly and easily to advocate against it, because I know my peers quite well, I know myself, my milieu, I know how very dangerous power can infect a doctor already primed for certain actions.
Will God Forgive Those Who Support Abortion In Any Way If They Do Not Truly Repent And Turn Away From This Horrible Sin?
By Ralph Zuranski
The platform of the political party Hillary represents incorporates abortion on demand up to the moment of birth. She defended this position in two different debates. She even wants to eliminate the "Conscience Protection Act" that shields health professionals from being involved in abortions.
The Faithful Are NOT To Use the Orans Posture During the Our Father
By Jason Izolt
Eight Things to Love About the Catholic Church -- Part III: Why We Love Mary
By Cynthia Trainque
A Closer Look at Our Lady of Medjugorje's Message January 2, 2017
By Kathy Lamb
I Must Stay Home from Mass
By Helen Losse
The Church is the Final Age, but...
By Scott Pauline