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Andrew M. Greenwell: St. Bonaventure and the Fear of the Lord

Andrew M. Greenwell: St. Bonaventure and the Fear of the Lord Watch

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By Andrew M. Greenwell

The Church teaches that the gifts of the Holy Spirit are given us as part of sanctifying or habitual grace.  If we are in a state of grace, ...

Mustard Seed Faith and Living as a Christian in the Real World

Mustard Seed Faith and Living as a Christian in the Real World Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

All the images Jesus uses in these parables concern the spreading of the kingdom or reign of God. They are meant to bring home the new reality ...

The forgotten plight of Native Americans

The forgotten plight of Native Americans

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By Tony Magliano

When it comes to the harsh difficulties many Native Americans face every day, the saying "out of sight, out mind" hits home.

VATICAN HELPS THE HOMELESS, plans to provide free showers, haircuts and shaves near St. Peter's Square

VATICAN HELPS THE HOMELESS, plans to provide free showers, haircuts and shaves near St. Peter's Square Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Vatican will begin providing homeless people in Rome a place to not only shower, but to also receive haircuts and shaves starting next month, ...

Play with your children, Pope Francis commands fathers

Play with your children, Pope Francis commands fathers Watch

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While some of his comments have provoked controversy, Pope Francis in a private audience this week said something that very few people would ...

Archbishop reprimands Catholic lawmaker, says no true Catholic can dissent from church teaching on abortion

Archbishop reprimands Catholic lawmaker, says no true Catholic can dissent from church teaching on abortion Watch

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, in a press conference on January 22 at the Capitol, was asked twice whether an unborn child 20 weeks into ...

Religious persecution uniting Christians worldwide in 'Ecumenism of blood,' Pope Francis says

Religious persecution uniting Christians worldwide in 'Ecumenism of blood,' Pope Francis says Watch

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"In this moment of prayer for unity, I would also like to remember our martyrs, the martyrs of today," Pope Francis said as he was speaking to ...

Andrew M. Greenwell: Jesus is the Heart and the Marvel of the Gospel

Andrew M. Greenwell: Jesus is the Heart and the Marvel of the Gospel Watch

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By Andrew M. Greenwell

If pursued, and pursued rightly (that is, without moral or intellectual prejudice), metaphysics leads us to a threshold, a threshold we might ...

Who Are My Mother and Brothers? We are the Family of Jesus

Who Are My Mother and Brothers? We are the Family of Jesus Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

Through our Baptism, we are invited into the very family of God. When we choose to respond to grace and live in obedience to the will and the ...

St Francis DeSales Challenges Us to Live a Life of True Devotion

St Francis DeSales Challenges Us to Live a Life of True Devotion Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

I say that devotion must be practiced in different ways by the nobleman and by the working man, by the servant and by the prince, by the widow, ...

Arlington Diocesan teachers provide English Language Learners with special support

Arlington Diocesan teachers provide English Language Learners with special support Watch

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By Christine Stoddard, The Arlington Catholic Herald

Step into Sarah Conrad's pre-kindergarten classroom at St. Thomas More Cathedral School in Arlington and you'll see the usual suspects: tiny ...

'Self righteousness is not going to change peoples' attitudes and save babies,' Cardinal says

'Self righteousness is not going to change peoples' attitudes and save babies,' Cardinal says Watch

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In delivering his homily at the March for Life vigil in Washington D.C., Cardinal Sean O'Malley said that indifference is the "greatest enemy" ...

Hey Main Stream Media - Do Your Job!  Media Bias on March for Life

Hey Main Stream Media - Do Your Job! Media Bias on March for Life Watch

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By Catherine Contreras

What do you get when over 500,000 people attend the March for Life in Washington DC? Yup. A biased main stream media barely covering it, again. 

Eighth Annual Stand Up 4 Life Rally|Walk in Oakland, California!

Eighth Annual Stand Up 4 Life Rally|Walk in Oakland, California! Watch

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By Catherine Contreras

"If Black lives matter, they have to matter in the womb first. Because if Black lives don't matter in the womb, they don't matter anywhere else. So ...

Papal Nuncio to Join Walk for Life West Coast!

Papal Nuncio to Join Walk for Life West Coast! Watch

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By Catherine Contreras

The Walk for Life West Coast is honored to announce that Archbishop Carlo Maria ViganĂ², the Holy Father's Ambassador to the United States, will be ...

Build a Culture of Life! A Rally Cry Was Heard In Los Angeles!

Build a Culture of Life! A Rally Cry Was Heard In Los Angeles!

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By Catherine Contreras

 A Rally Cry Was Heard in Los Angeles, California, "Build a Culture of Life! A Culture That Loves Life and That Defends Life!" The Mission of ...

Catholics fail to practice 'responsible parenthood' when they have too many children, Pope Francis says

Catholics fail to practice 'responsible parenthood' when they have too many children, Pope Francis says Watch

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Pope Francis recently praised Blessed Paul VI for defending Catholic teaching against contraception. At the same time, "this does not mean a ...

Pope Francis confirms stops in Washington, D.C., New York City and Philadelphia in upcoming U.S. visit

Pope Francis confirms stops in Washington, D.C., New York City and Philadelphia in upcoming U.S. visit Watch

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Pope Francis has confirmed that his trip to the United States this fall will include stops in Washington, D.C. and New York City, in addition to ...

Announcing Ignatius Press books at Catholic Shopping .com - Start your Catholic library today!

Announcing Ignatius Press books at Catholic Shopping .com - Start your Catholic library today!

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Discriminating Catholic readers will be excited to know Catholic Shopping .com now carries a wide selection of the best books from Ignatius Press.

WHY is there suffering? 'Realities...can only be seen through eyes cleansed by tears,' Pope tells young girl

WHY is there suffering? 'Realities...can only be seen through eyes cleansed by tears,' Pope tells young girl Watch

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Meeting with young Filipinos, Pope Francis set aside a prepared test after a 12-year-old girl, Glyzelle Palomar asked him a tearful question ...

'We men are too machista' Pope Francis urges men to listen to women's ideas more

'We men are too machista' Pope Francis urges men to listen to women's ideas more Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

During his tour, Pope Francis has covered everything from the poor to the environment. During his speech at the Pontifical University of Santo Tomas, ...

Saint Joseph Vaz, 17th Century priest canonized by Pope Francis

Saint Joseph Vaz, 17th Century priest canonized by Pope Francis Watch

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In Sri Lanka, Pope Francis canonized Saint Joseph Vaz, an Indian priest who traveled across the land in the 17th century to covertly serve ...

There are limits to free expression, Pope Francis says

There are limits to free expression, Pope Francis says Watch

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Alluding to the Charlie Hebdo massacre, where Islamist extremists in Paris slew 12 people, Pope Francis says that there is a limit to free expression ...

Pope in Sri Lanka stresses the necessity of interfaith dialogue

Pope in Sri Lanka stresses the necessity of interfaith dialogue Watch

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The world's religions must work together, Pope Francis reiterated in Sri Lanka. The Pontiff delivered a speech at the Bandaranaike Memorial ...

'Deviant form of religion' reason behind Parisian terrorist attacks, Pope Francis says

'Deviant form of religion' reason behind Parisian terrorist attacks, Pope Francis says Watch

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In his "state of the world" address to the diplomatic corps, Pope Francis referred to the "tragic slayings in Paris" which he blamed on "deviant ...

Pope Francis emplores the world to 'give people something to eat!'

Pope Francis emplores the world to 'give people something to eat!' Watch

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By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Over the weekend Pope Francis baptized 33 infants in the Sistine Chapel, and he turned heads when he suggested that the mothers breastfeed their ...

Pope Francis denies charges of 'Marxism' over his concern for the poor

Pope Francis denies charges of 'Marxism' over his concern for the poor Watch

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Some conservatives in the United States claim that Pope Francis' concern for the poor, as well as critique of the global economic system is a ...