Tag Archives: Christianity

Persecution in the Middle East

 

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St Ignatius of Loyola

Founder of the Jesuits. It is his Feast Day. Ignatius of Loyola (ca. October 23, 1491 – July 31, 1556) was a Spanish knight from a local Basque noble family, hermit, priest since 1537, and theologian, who founded the Society … Continue reading

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The Mark of a Christian Today

Crisis Magazine: The recent siege of systematic targeting of Christians in the Middle East should spur us to action in solidarity with our brothers and sisters in Christ. While separated from them geographically, we are called to unite ourselves with … Continue reading

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Prayers Please

In your charity I beg your prayers for dear little SG, who has been diagnosed with a very serious illness. Heavenly Father, watch with us over your child N., and grant that she may be restored to that perfect health … Continue reading

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You Might Want to Fact-Check Your Pastor’s Sermon

[This illustration I heard is a...] great story about the power of a good deed. There’s just one problem: Almost nothing about this story is true. It’s one of the most popular myths about Churchill, according Snopes.com and the Downers … Continue reading

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‘God Will Deliver Me From This,’ Doctor Infected With Ebola Says

Please pray for Dr Kent Brantly as he battles this deadly virus. Dr. Kent Brantly is fighting for his life after being infected with the Ebola virus while working with Samaritan’s Purse in Liberia. The doctor is listed in grave … Continue reading

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Why Did ISIS Destroy the Tomb of Jonah

Over at First Things: On Friday, the media reported that ISIS, the Islamist group that has established a “caliphate” in parts of Syria and Iraq, had destroyed the centuries-old Tomb of Jonah in Mosul, Iraq. Present-day Mosul encompasses the site … Continue reading

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Holiness in Life

It is not necessary that you live the way I do. But in order to become happier than you are keep these rules: – think of God at least as much as you think of men – fear God at … Continue reading

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Court Says Ground Zero Cross Can Stay, Atheists Weep and Gnash Teeth

On the Creative Minority Report: I don’t think the atheists really had a prayer with this lawsuit. The atheist group, American Atheists, pretended to be so horrified by the sight of a cross at the 9-11 museum that they filed suit … Continue reading

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Archbishop Welby’s Unity Plea to Pope Francis Over Women Bishops

The Archbishop of Canterbury has written to Pope Francis in a plea to prevent the ordination of women bishops from derailing plans for the eventual reunification between the Anglican and Roman Catholic churches… Archbishop of Canterbury insists differences over women … Continue reading

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