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- RT @LifeLimits: Speak up, don't hide your thoughts and feelings, especially when you can make a difference. 20 hours ago
- RT @DavidRoads: What we see depends mainly on what we look for. #perspective 1 day ago
- RT @LovLikeJesus: In your anger do not sin. Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, & do not give the devil a foothold. -Eph … 1 day ago
- RT @WCGovSafelyHome: Crackdown promised to reduce carnage on roads - Times LIVE timeslive.co.za/local/2015/08/… via @TimesLIVE 1 day ago
- RT @cnalive: At Mass, we can pray for dead that the merciful Face of God "free them of every remnant of fault & embrace them in the unendin… 1 day ago
- RT @ArmorOGod: People should always pray and not give up - Luke 18:1 1 day ago
- RT @WomanDoItAll: A goal without a plan is just a wish. 2 days ago
- RT @Scripture_Truth: Sometimes, I just sit back and realize how blessed I am. God is great. I have amazing people in my life. I shouldn't c… 2 days ago
- Barack Obama becomes first US president to cross Arctic Circle
- Champion shearer called in to trim giant sheep found in Australia
- Russian troops 'fighting alongside Assad's army against Syrian rebels'
- Chinese naval ships spotted near Alaska during Obama visit
- Police officers accused in death of Freddie Gray, which sparked Baltimore riots, appear in court
- Refugee crisis: plight of migrant children stirs Europe's conscience
- America and Russia locked in race to control the Arctic Circle
- Donald Trump slams Jeb Bush for campaigning in Spanish
- Syria car bomb kills 10 in Bashar al-Assad's stronghold
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Tag Archives: Suffering
Infographic: Washington Post.
(The Atlantic) – A Palestinian medic evacuates the body of a girl from Gaza’s eastern Shejaiya district on July 20, 2014. Source.
Take a look at the data: Atheists and secular humanists consistently make the claim that religion is the #1 cause of violence and war throughout the history of mankind. One of hatetheism’s key cheerleaders, Sam Harris, says in his book … Continue reading
Now this is an image I haven’t seen in a while: It was posted today up at Fr Z’s, where the discussion is martyrdom: Each of us may be called on to give witness that brings suffering.
We steal and lie. We tear human relationships apart. We abuse the gift of sexuality that God has given to us for purely selfish reasons. We create new idols that can never bring us happiness. We permit the destruction of … Continue reading
As reported on The Deacon’s Bench: That’s from Archbishop Bashar Matti Warda, who serves the Chaldean Catholic Archdiocese of Erbil in northern Iraq. He spoke with Tim Drake of theNational Catholic Register: What are three things you would like American Catholics … Continue reading
Absolutely horrific! [Warning: Graphic Images on Link] Several people have died in clashes between Coptic Christians and Egyptian security forces, in the worst sectarian violence since the uprising that ousted Hosni Mubarak in February. The health health ministry said a total of … Continue reading
Being an Emergency Services Chaplain (one of the many hats I wear) I’ve seen this sort of thing play itself out far too often: Only if you can prove you are a Catholic. Going by this story. I posted earlier this year about … Continue reading
AFP: Mogadishu — Beneath the soaring arches of the bombed out ruins of Mogadishu’s Roman Catholic cathedral, desperate families fleeing extreme drought and famine put up huts of rag and plastic for shelter. Over 100,000 people have fled into Somalia’s … Continue reading