Google Earth Captured Satellite Image of Moses Crossing Red Sea!

September 19, 2016

The guys at Glue Society (Warning: not all of their stuff is edifying) have provided some unique Google Earth shots from biblical times including the creation of the Garden of Eden, the Crucifixion, the landing of Noah’s Ark on Mount Ararat and now (to the left) Moses Crossing the Red Sea. You can see them […]

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Renovation at the Holy Sepulchre

September 18, 2016

Just thought you’d like to see what’s going on at the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem (video below). It’s been under renovation for several months and it’s a year-long project. It makes our life a lot more difficult and access more challenging. While this is renovation is in progress we cannot have our High Masses because […]

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Is Christ in You? Fun advertisement!

September 17, 2016
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A Canon Law Primer on Church Teaching Regarding “Same-sex Marriage”

September 17, 2016

A primer on Church teaching regarding ‘same-sex marriage’ by Dr. Edward Peters No matter which way the US Supreme Court rules in the “gay marriage” cases before it the international debate over the definition of marriage will continue because that debate is, at root, about matters beyond a civil court’s competence, things like the nature of […]

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The Barbaric Act of Aborting a Baby…Videos Explaining 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Trimester Abortions.

September 16, 2016

Former abortionist, Dr. Anthony Levatino, explains the most prevalent surgical procedures to procure an abortion. It is wise that we understand what is actually going on in the abortion clinics. It is amazing that our country can accept such barbaric procedures. Share this with your friends and family who still think we should allow this […]

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A Defense of Single-Issue Voting

September 15, 2016

A Defense of Single-Issue Voting Howard Kainz: Without a firm insistence on the right to life, all civil rights are in jeopardy. Catholics in the United States have traditionally been associated with the Democratic Party. In the 19th and 20th centuries, when so many Catholics were from working-class, immigrant families, often subjected to prejudice (and […]

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Mel Gibson Confirms Sequel to ‘The Passion of the Christ’

September 13, 2016

Now, Gibson has commented. As reported in an Aug. 29 story at the Christian Post, the 60-year-old Gibson went to Evangelical event SoCal Harvest at Angel Stadium in Anaheim on Sunday, Aug. 28, and sat down for an onstage interview with megapastor Greg Laurie. Sporting a beard of Old Testament proportions, Gibson reportedly said: “We’re […]

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The Holy Family Ate those Pesky House Sparrows

September 11, 2016

The Holy Family was not wealthy. When you had a firstborn son in Israel you were required to take a lamb to the Temple for the redemption of your firstborn son but if you were poor you could take to turtledoves instead. Mary and Joseph took the two turtledoves or pigeons which demonstrates they were […]

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A German Comments on Islam

September 10, 2016

A man, whose family was German aristocracy prior to World War II, owned a number of large industries and estates. When asked how many German people were true Nazis, the answer he gave can guide our attitude toward fanaticism. ‘Very few people were true Nazis,’ he said, ‘but many enjoyed the return of German pride, […]

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Catholic Church: “Don’t Read the Bible!”

September 9, 2016

We often hear that the Catholic Church has forbidden the reading of the Bible! Have you heard this? Yeah, me too! But, this is another one of those big myths which has worked its way into the popular dialog but one that has not been proved from Church teaching and documents. There are two good […]

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Do the Fathers Claim the Eucharist is a Symbol and Not the Real Presence?

September 8, 2016

A man sent a challenge that the Fathers of the Church claim the Eucharist is a symbol and therefore NOT the Real Presence of Christ. Is that true? My friend Gary Michuta answers the question. Thanks for including me in on this conversation. Brian, there are three issues that commonly trip up non-Catholics when they read […]

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Rome Day 6: Walking Tour of Rome, Catacombs and Farewells

September 7, 2016

Trevi Fountain, Pantheon, St. Maria in Sopra Minerva, catacombs of St. Sebastian and much more… For the homily at the Catacombs of St. Sebastian, click here

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Fun Bible Riddles

September 7, 2016

What biblical saint died twice and was buried twice? Who was the first man that broke all Ten Commandments? What biblical character killed one quarter of the population? What prophet anointed two kings who lived simultaneously? Born once, die twice; born twice, die once. What does it mean? DON’T LOOK AT THE COMMENTS WITH THE […]

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Join us Driving thru “Bella Italia” to Assisi and Back…

September 6, 2016

Enjoy the ride, the stories and the medieval city of Assisi. Don’t forget to listen to Fr. Thad’s excellent homily at Mary of the Angels Church in Assisi.

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Was Jesus a Homosexual? Some say “Yes” and try to Prove it from the Bible!

September 6, 2016

After posting my blog entry “Jesus and Homosexuality” I received a correspondence from a Harry H. McCall, a self-proclaimed ex-reverend, on June 4, 2012. He referred me to his blog “Debunking Christianity.” His post was entitled Jesus the Homosexual: Evidence From the Gospels. It is despicable to even say or suggest this of Our Lord […]

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Mass at St. Peter’s; Steve’s Story of St. Paul & Martyrdom; What is Typology?

September 5, 2016

Great day in Rome — Banner Day! Join our Mass at St. Peter’s (Fr. Thad’s homily). Follow the Life of St. Paul. Enjoy! Our 4th Day in Rome… Steve’s Talk on Typology and the Church of St. John Lateran… Steve’s “Life of St. Paul” Part 1… Life of St. Paul Part 2

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