In the United States, our laws, ethos and societal practices at every point in history has NEVER upheld the dignity of the human person, from the womb to the tomb. At every point in the history of this country some people have been treated like animals. At its founding it was the Native Americans and today it is the defenseless children in the womb.
These are some the pictures I took on our Honeymoon from June 22 through June 30, 2016. We boarded the Royal Caribbean ‘Adventure of the Seas’ Cruise Ship from San Juan, Puerto Rico, and over the course of seven days visited Saint Maarten, Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao.
BEWARE of the wolves in the Catholic Church. They have taken control of some of it highest offices. They are vell well liked. And they are destroying souls.
The sinful woman doesn’t have a bowl of water, a wet cloth, or even a dry cloth, but she gives Jesus everything of value that she believes she does have. She brings to Him all that she has of value; her whole self and an alabaster flask of ointment and gives it all to Jesus. Her tears, hair, and ointment become her hospitality.
“My Daughter LOVED Mr. Gray’s class. He found a way to make the class fun and interactive. Sometimes he would wear a costume or silly hat that fit the topic. He is an excellent teacher, perfect for Kolbe. I love how Mr. Gray found a way to make the class fun and interactive. My daughter learned so much and always had a story to tell from his lessons.”
If the best Fr. Longenecker can do is a longnecking of the line at Krispy Kreme and close with echoing “We must pray for them, for their healing and conversion!” he’s nothing better than those who wonder how in the heck is the country this close to electing Donald J. Trump as POTUS.
Using sacred Scripture, writings from the fathers, councils, popes, doctors, Catholic theologians and those who are opposed to the Catholic teaching on the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony, I intend to communicate the history of the Catholic idea of marriage and then offer a series of propositions on the role that grace and sacrificial love plays in husband and wife becoming one flesh through the Sacrament made specifically for it.
Adam Crawford (of A Faith-Full Life – http://adamncrawford.com/) comes on My Catholic Conversion to talk about how the pursuit of truth and consistency lead him and his whole family home the Catholic Church. Come and listen to this powerful conversion story!!!
I’m not angry with God. That is some significant maturity from twelve years ago. I mean, I prayed for what I wanted and asked that His will be done. Obviously, this wasn’t His will, so I should be happy, but I’m not. I should be rejoicing for my will not being done, but I’m suffering.
In regards to the kneeling during the Eucharistic Prayers, which isn’t the norm in Eastern Catholic and Orthodox Churches, the Latin/Roman Rite Catholics have found four unique ways to fall down before the Lord. I’ll list them here below.
It is easy to tell a faithful Catholic conservative that they shouldn’t feel that way, but how has that ever worked out for you when you told someone that they shouldn’t ‘feel’ that way?
That being said, I honestly don’t think this document will have any substantive impact, unless Pope Francis reigns for another seven plus years or the next Pope is a Progressive like him. The reason why I say that is because if you just look around, you’ll see that the dye has already been cast.