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Defending innocents - Loving enemies - Love overrides fear using it as a tool: stopping active shooters in churches

ISIS is threatening terrorist events at Christmas time on specifically Catholic churches. Distinctions are necessary. Priests should be clear-headed about such things. Fear in the face of terrorism isn’t always a bad thing. 944 more words

Vocations

Bishop Schneider to be Honored with 'Tireless Defender of the Faith' Award by Catholic Group

(via LifeSite)

Kazakhstan Bishop Athanasius Schneider will be the first and only recipient of a custom award devised by the Winnipeg-based Society of St. Dominic to mark the centenary year of the Marian apparitions at Fatima. 205 more words

News, Research & Stories

​THE PRIESTHOOD AND THE VOW OF POVERTY

Suppose your parish priest just bought a new car. The car he traded in was only two years old. He’s now driving one of the nicest cars in the whole parish. 1,573 more words

Discipline

Exodus 29:1-37 A Call to Ministry


Moses had been on Mt. Sinai for some time now.  He had been instructed on the laws of God as they pertain to personal conduct, altars, slaves, restitution, social justice, sabbaths and festivals, the future sanctuary, and furniture therein, the tabernacle the people were going to build, and the priests and their holy garments.  773 more words

Some Red Flags regarding Brazil and Sealed Portion

The first and most obvious red flag in my opinion is where this group is located, Brazil. I believe in the Heartland theory aka what is known as Eastern United States. 994 more words

Book Of Mormon

Sacramental Brotherhood towards sharing goods in common


Sacramental Brotherhood of the (Diocesan) Clergy, if lived well, could lead cultivate the mentality of sharing their goods concretely in common.

“Priests by virtue of their ordination to the priesthood are united among themselves in an intimate sacramental brotherhood. 837 more words

Education

Tip of the Day, November 13

November 13 – Twisting scripture for personal gain. Hebrews 7:1-4; ‘For this Melchisedec, king of Salem, priest of the most high God, who met Abraham returning from the slaughter of the kings, and blessed him;  To whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all; first being by interpretation King of righteousness, and after that also King of Salem, which is, King of peace;  Without father, without mother, without descent, having neither beginning of days, nor end of life; but made like unto the Son of God; abideth a priest continually.  228 more words

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