Abomination and violation of laws - Vanguard

It is my fervent prayer that people should not eat abominable things and violate laws. Abominable things and violation of laws have made many people to be what they are today. Abomination and violation of laws are different but they do the same work.

Building God's kingdom is at the core of our Christian identity - Inquirer.net

A few days ago there was a video post on Pope Francis' Instagram account with the following message: “God accompanies us always, always, even in the most painful and difficult moments, even in the times of defeat, there you will find the Lord. And this ...

Prendergast: Priest's role 'about community' - Ottawa Sun

I recently participated in the ordination of several priests. As always, it was a joyful occasion. It reminded me of the happiness of my own ordination some 45 years ago. Many priests celebrate the anniversary of their ordination in May or June. The ...

Raising children the right way - Bryan County News

Psalm 127:3 reminds us that children are a gift from the Lord, but with these gifts come awesome responsibilities. We, as parents, are given the task of raising children to be God-fearing and Jesus-serving individuals. He emphasizes this in Proverbs 22 ...

Ascension Sunday Reflection with Fr Robin Gibbons 28 May 2017 - Independent Catholic News

In the years I have worked as priest and teacher in academic and church life, I have realised that one of the most seductive temptations put before us is the accumulation and exercise of power. It can begin in small ways, insisting on our 'rights', our ...

I know and I care - Inquirer.net

The story is told about a teacher who asked a lazy student: “What's the difference between innocence and indifference?” The student grudgingly answered: “I don't know, and I don't care!” To the student's surprise, the teacher said: “Correct!” Today is ...

Allow the hurting to mourn - Bluffton Today

This past week, my mom called. I knew it was not going to be good news. Mom seldom calls. It is usually the other way around. She called to let me know my aunt had died. She was my godmother, so mom felt I should know. I knew she had been very sick.

Billy Graham has a really awesome tip for people struggling to keep their commitment to read through the Bible - ChristianToday

In an advice column posted on the Bowling Green Daily News, the 98-year old minister was asked what a person would miss if he lost interest in the Bible and failed to read it. The reader admitted one of his "New Year's resolutions was to read through ...

Why We Need a Global Outreach Day - Christian Post

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Billy Graham: Tasked with an important life decision? Seek God's guidance - Bowling Green Daily News

QUESTION: By the time you get this I'll be about to graduate from college. How can I decide what to do next? I actually have two job offers, but how can I know which is the right one? Maybe they're both wrong. I'm really scared I'll make a mistake. – P.H..

A God-sized vision - National Catholic Reporter (blog)

When I was in college, we celebrated a Holy Thursday liturgy that culminated in a fantastic light show on the ceiling. At first, it was subtle, and then as vocal music yielded to instrumental, we all began to notice the intertwining, dancing lights ...

From the Pulpit, 5-27-17 - El Dorado News-Times

The Body of Christ came alive on resurrection morning through the power of the Holy Spirit and 50 days later on Pentecost, the Body of Christ, as His Church, came alive through a new birth by the power of God's gift, the gift of the Holy Spirit poured ...