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Saint Peter Canisius, the Second Apostle of Germany

December 21st, is the optional memorial of Saint Peter Canisius (1521-1597) the 16th century Dutch Jesuit priest and Doctor of the Church, who played a major role in the Council of Trent and the Counter Reformation. His extensive writing in theology...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 20, 2016

-Whoopi Equates Celebrating The Birth of Jesus With the Right to Abort and Kill a Baby?

Whoopi Goldberg equates the right of Christians to celebrate the birth of Jesus with the right to abort and kill a baby? Here’s the story from Townhall: Whoopi Goldberg thinks the right to observe Christmas is the same thing as a woman’s right to...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Dec 19, 2016

Homily for the Nativity of The Lord, (Christmas) December 25, 2016, Year A

Fr. Charles IrvinSenior PriestDiocese of Lansing(Click here for today’s readings)My dear brothers and sisters, all of our ideals, all of our dreams of what we want to be, and of what our world can be… all of our visions and understandings of God,...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 18, 2016

Watchman’s Resolution: be trained to be like the Master. (Luke 6:40, 7:22)

“Blessed is the Lord God of Israel, For He has visited and redeemed His people, And has raised up a horn of salvation for us In the house of His servant David, As He spoke by the mouth of His holy prophets, Who have been since the world began,&...

Zambia, 2016, Part Six

Today we are in Livingstone, Zambia, on a Sunday morning and looking foreword to church services at the First Church of the Nazarene, Livingstone, St. Peters congregation. We are off to a rousing Sunday morning starting with a welcome and a bible stu...
by Doing God's Work on Dec 15, 2016

20% OFF Holiday!

Holiday SALE, 20% OFF Holiday! We are starting our discounts early this season so be sure to swing by the … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Dec 15, 2016

Refresh Furniture Class!

Join us for a Chalk Paint 101 class in the New Year, 1/7/2017 so you can learn to refresh your … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Dec 15, 2016

Nostradamus ( Michel de Nostredame ) , one of the most controversial characters of history. It was a prophet or a charlatan?

The Portrait of Michel de Nostredame (Nostradamus), a French Renaissance Medicine & Astrologer, painted by his son César de Nostredame (1553-1630?) photo: wikipedia.orgMichel de Nostredame (depending on the source, 14 or 21 December 1503 2 July...
by Potent Scientia Est on Dec 14, 2016

The Dean, in response to so many questions

Dear Peeps,The stats are up because of the Dean's 'Resignation'. Just as the stats went up when in the summer the Archbishop and Bishop smeared me and upheld the Dean earlier this year. More death threats, hate attacks and lies against me always resu...
by Life After the Diocese on Dec 14, 2016

-Canada: Conservative Churches are Growing While Liberal Ones Continue to Decline?

Recent research in Canada confirms that theology and belief really do matter when it comes to church growth and decline. The churches that are growing have ministers that affirm traditional Christian beliefs while the ones in decline not so much. Her...
by APOLOGETICA on Dec 13, 2016

-Canada: Conservative Churches are Growing While Liberal Ones Continue to Decline?

Recent research in Canada confirms that theology and belief really do matter when it comes to church growth and decline. The churches that are growing have ministers that affirm traditional Christian beliefs while the ones in decline not so much. Her...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Dec 13, 2016

Gifts For Her

We have put together a few Stylish Patina Holiday Gift Guides for HER! We have a wonderful selection of jewelry, … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Dec 13, 2016

36 weeks + counting

Happy Tuesday! I can’t believe we are weeks away from welcoming our new little holiday angel. I am about 36 … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Dec 13, 2016

A brief history of Witches ( Generally persecuted by the Church following Exodus 22.18, “You shall not allow a asorceress to live.“ )

A witch being tortured. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)Between 1482 and 1782, thousands of people across Europe were accused of witchcraft and subsequently executed. But why were so many innocent people suspected of such a crime, and what would they have...
by Potent Scientia Est on Dec 12, 2016

Is it time we begin restricting religions?

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for a burqa ban in Germany saying she could support a nationwide prohibition on Islamic veils covering the face:"The full-face veil is not acceptable in our country," she told delegates in Essen, sparking ra...
by Murdockinations on Dec 12, 2016

Book Review: Jerome, Commentaries on the Twelve Prophets, Volume 1

Scheck, Thomas, ed. Commentaries on the Twelve Prophets: Volume 1, Ancient Christian Texts by Jerome. Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity, 2016. Link to IVP This new contribution to the Ancient Christian Texts series is the first of three volumes colle...
by Reading Acts on Dec 7, 2016

Nepal, 1016 Part One

It’s another adventure for me and an opportunity to serve the Lord. I am off to Nepal with a team sponsored by the Nampa Idaho Church of the Nazarene. The Lord has brought together a team of people from Idaho as well Colorado, Utah, Oregon and...
by Doing God's Work on Dec 7, 2016

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception | 2016

December 8th, the Church celebrates the most holy solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. With Mary's "yes" to the announcement of the Archangel Gabriel, all creation celebrated the imminent arrival of its Savior. Free from...
by BIG C CATHOLICS on Dec 7, 2016

Avoiding stereotypes about Romanians living in Brent

I made representations to Brent's Equalities Committee last night about a report on the borough's Eastern European Community. LINK Although the report's recommendations are mainly non-controversial I argued that statements in the report were likely t...
by wembleymatters on Dec 7, 2016

come in from the cold: the real fasting God sees

God is for family. Even your in-laws (relatives). This is the reality God sees. “Shout with the voice of a trumpet blast. Shout aloud! Don’t be timid. Tell my people Israel[a] of their sins! 2 Yet they act so pious! They come to the Temple every...
by how to hear God collection on Dec 7, 2016


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