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The Catholic Church, "pro-woman"? If only.

I came across this article on Twitter, and the title shocked me so much I had to read it:

“Anti-Woman? Five Reasons the Catholic Church Is the Most Pro-Woman Institution in Existence” 1,110 more words

Pope meets with Meriam Ibrahim

Pope Francis has met privately with the Sudanese woman who arrived in Italy after escaping a death sentence in Sudan for refusing to recant her Christian faith. 95 more words

Ryan Hite

Urgent Request for Prayer and fasting for Middle East Christians‏

Prayer and fasting for Middle East Christians‏

The email was sent today and asked for us to pray and fast tomorrow for the urgent situation in the Middle East.   501 more words


Seeing the Image of God in Ourselves

Last week I went to confession and was confessing some feelings I had.  We had a visiting Priest and he said, “Stop right there.”  “You are so precious to God He made you in His image.”  … 465 more words


Rocks and Hard Places (2)

The forms in which Islam makes its challenges to our society in the West are variations on an old theme. The old ways of tackling them are not likely to work – if Afghanistan and Iraq show anything at all, it is that violence is welcomed by radical Islamists; they truly see that the blood of the martyrs is the seed of growth. 620 more words


She faced death in Sudan for her Christian faith. Now she's free.

Rome (CNN) — Mariam Yehya Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman sentenced to death in Sudan because of her faith, arrived in Rome on Thursday, the Italian Foreign Ministry said. 257 more words