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Ten Tips for a Better Confession

Ten Tips for a Better Confession.  

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Pope Francis Prays for Success of Initiative to Convert Anglicans

The above heading caught my attention on the inimitable Fr Z’s blog: In the wake of the decision of the State tethered Church of England to have wyshyps (female bishops), the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham set up a … Continue reading

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The Didache Bible

As any one who knows me will attest, I love Bibles (esp. Study Bibles) and have kind of got into collecting holy writ, be it Catholic, Protestant or Orthodox (btw. Protestants by far have produced the most Bible versions, however … Continue reading

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Saint Mary Magdalen

The Church today remembers liturgically St Mary Magdalen. Almighty God, whose blessed Son restored Mary Magdalene to health of body and mind, and called her to be a witness to his resurrection: Mercifully grant that by your grace we may … Continue reading

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Imam Goes Off Script at Vatican

HT: Fr Z, who writes, I read at Il Giornale today that the prayer read by the Imam in the Vatican Gardens was indeed from the Sura 2, wherein Allah is asked to crush infidels (that’s us) and let Islam … Continue reading

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Patriarch Kirill: Russia Poses No Military Threat

May God give that everyone realizes Russia poses no military threat and no other danger to people. Orthodox Church News: Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia said he urged global community not to perceive Russia as an aggressor. “May … Continue reading

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Where Is The Humanity at the MH17 Crash Site?

Why were no representatives of the Church in the field praying for the dead? In the Catholic Herald. The television coverage from Ukraine, from the crash site of the unfortunate Malaysian Airlines flight MH17, is almost too painful to watch. … Continue reading

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The Destruction of Christianity in the Middle East

It is one of those beautiful Sunday mornings England seems to do so well: sunlight streams across wet grass and the air is filled with the busy chatter of sparrows and the sweet, milky smell of the calves across the … Continue reading

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Muslims Attack 1800 Year Old Christian Church, And Completely Burn It Down And Destroy It

Shoebat.com: Muslims in Mosul, Iraq, burned and destroyed a 1800 year old Catholic church. Informed sources said that the organization of the so-called Islamic State in Mosul, “Daash” had completely burned down the Syriac Catholic Diocese in Mosul, the sources … Continue reading

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Saintless Christianity

What would Christianity mean if there were no saints? To rephrase the question: What would be the meaning of the Christian gospel if there were no wonderworkers, no people who had been transfigured with the Divine Light, no clairvoyant prophets, … Continue reading

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