Oct. 9, 7pm—Oct. 10, 7pm
Benedict XVI opens Synod for the Middle East – Vatican City, Oct 10, 2010 / 09:35 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- Highlighting the special consideration of the Middle East in the eyes of God, Pope Benedict XVI inaugurated the
In Israel, Church responds to growing numbers of Hebrew-speaking Catholics – Rome, Italy, Oct 10, 2010 / 06:56 pm ( CNA ).- Catholics in Israel face a situation in “complete flux,” Vatican expert Sandro Magister says. Descendants of indigenous
Pope entrusts Synod for Middle East to Mary’s intercession – Rome, Italy, Oct 10, 2010 / 07:54 am ( CNA/EWTN News ).- The Holy Father entrusted the Synod to Mary’s intercession so that the Middle East might be reinforced in
‘Samaritan Clinic’ is result of one man’s prayer – Newton, N.C., Oct 10, 2010 / 01:14 pm ( CNA ).- Every Saturday a small clinic, tucked away inside the parish hall of St. Joseph Church in Newton, N.C., opens its doors
Same-sex attraction doesn’t justify redefining marriage, Minnesota bishops explain – St. Paul, Minn., Oct 10, 2010 / 07:44 am ( CNA ).- The Catholic bishops of Minnesota have issued a brief statement on marriage, saying that having same-sex attractions
St. Callistus, known for merciful leadership, to be remembered October 14 – Vatican City, Oct 10, 2010 / 04:46 am ( CNA ).- Pope Callistus I will be celebrated in churches throughout the world as a saint and martyr on October 14. The saint
28th Sunday: Recognizing the Gifts of God and Giving Thanks – How can the virtue of gratitude be acquired? Fundamentally, cultivating the spirit of gratitude …
Reconciliation: Pope asks for Prayer for Synod of Mideast Bishops – In those countries, unfortunately marked by profound divisions and lacerations by age-old conflicts, the Church is …
Cardinal George on ‘Gifts and Rights:The Nature of the Sacrament of Holy Orders’ – All that Christ has given us through the church – the Gospel, the sacraments, the church herself – comes to us …
Do You Know This Image? – Danielle Bean: | A friend of mine shared this image with me. She’s wondering who the artist is and where she might be able to purchase a print. Any ideas?
Happy 10/10/10! – Today is the tenth day of the tenth month of the tenth year of the century. This is the last triple-digit day for a year, a month, and a day, when we’ll have 11/11/11.
I’m Hoping They Upgraded the Special Effects, Too – Video: Digitally remastered footage of Apollo 11 moon landing shown for first time – Telegraph It shows the first few minutes of Neil Armstrong’s history-making mission
Granddaughter Bella Says Good-bye – It is always hard to leave home, our four kids and our eight grandchildren. We just left for over five weeks to lead two groups through the Holy Land and another along
PAPANO KUNG ANG BATA AY NABINYAGAN SA PROTESTANTE AT CATOLICO, ALIN DUON ANG TUNAY NA BINYAG? – Cherubims Anonymous said… Hi Fr. Abe, ano po mangyayari kung ibaptize ang baby sa Protestant saka sa Catholic? invalid ba yun? Ano po ba ang effect nun sa Catholic
QUESTION ON THE SOULS OF THE ABORTED BABIES – Cherubs in Heaven Anonymous said… Fr. Abe, paano po yung mga inabort na fetus? walang chance mabaptize. Paano po ang kaluluwa nila? Anonymous Boy October 10, 2010 9:21
SIMPLE QESTION AND ANSWER ON CHRISTOLOGICAL HERESIES – Byzantine icon of Christ in Mount Athos Regina said… Question lang po Padre. When and what heretical movement first questioned the divinity of our Lord Jesus Christ?
“Why do bad things happen to ‘good’ people?” – Here is a worthy entry over at Serviam, which I thought good to pass along as food for your own examination of conscience. My emphases: There is another excellent piece
Same-sex attraction doesn’t justify redefining marriage – Here is a CNA story that cuts to the chase. My emphases and comments: Same-sex attraction doesn’t justify redefining marriage, Minnesota bishops explain St. Paul, Minn.,
WDTPRS Collect 20th Sunday after Pentecost: “to live with a mind and conscience quiet” – This ancient Collect is found without variation in the Liber Sacramentorum Gellonensis, written perhaps in Meaux, near Paris, between 790-800. The Gellone Sacramentary,