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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

Living Faith

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

Living Faith

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, ...

Has Horn of Plenty begun to run dry? Wheat, chicken and rice slowing in growth

Has Horn of Plenty begun to run dry? Wheat, chicken and rice slowing in growth Watch

Home & Food

Famine is a problem that looms large in many developing nations. Such countries lack an agricultural infrastructure and are bound to the whims ...

Heartwarming footage of selfless man risking his own life to save a stranded dog restores faith in humanity

Heartwarming footage of selfless man risking his own life to save a stranded dog restores faith in humanity Watch

Marriage & Family

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Stranded on a small island on a Nisava River in Serbia, a helpless dog hides in dead bushes accepting his fate. A group of caring friends notice the ...

Pesky cravings mean something! Your body is trying to tell you what it's missing: Here are some of those hidden messages

Pesky cravings mean something! Your body is trying to tell you what it's missing: Here are some of those hidden messages Watch

Home & Food

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Cravings can be quite bothersome at times, but they're not there solely to bug you. Cravings are your body's way of letting you know it's missing ...

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 ...

Caught on tape: Hilarious standoff between father and toddler daughter goes viral

Caught on tape: Hilarious standoff between father and toddler daughter goes viral Watch

Marriage & Family

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Parenting a toddler can be quite a difficult task. They're stubborn, sassy and are developing a personality of their own. Gareth Roe, an Irish ...

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

Living Faith

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

Living Faith

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. 

Undeniably cute rendition of classic children's song is sure to put a smile on your face

Undeniably cute rendition of classic children's song is sure to put a smile on your face Watch

Marriage & Family

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

In the midst of war, terror and disease, it's important to take the time to smile and remember that some of the world is good.

You may want to FLEE these fries - McDonald's includes silicone in the ingredients!

You may want to FLEE these fries - McDonald's includes silicone in the ingredients! Watch

Home & Food

Mythbusters host Grant Imahara declared - perhaps too soon, "Potatoes, thank goodness! That's a good start," when he went to study all the ...

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

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

Living Faith

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

Living Faith

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 ...

Mother of quadruplets tragically dies without ever seeing her four miracles

Mother of quadruplets tragically dies without ever seeing her four miracles Watch

Marriage & Family

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Just hours after giving birth to quadruplets, Arizona mother, Erica Morales, died. "She never got to hold them, she never got to see them," cried ...

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 ...

Archbishop of San Francisco warns of coming war on marriage

Archbishop of San Francisco warns of coming war on marriage Watch

Marriage & Family

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

On January 16, the Archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, warned of a growing war on the "essential meaning of marriage," as defining ...

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!

Living Faith

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 ...