By Fr. Richard D. Breton, Jr, The Wanderer - After calling the apostles to follow Him, Jesus began preparing them for the responsibilities He would bestow on them. Each moment with the Lord was part of their preparation... These teaching moments of Jesus were critical in forming St. Peter for the task he had been chosen to do... Eventually, the time came for Peter to confess his love for the Lord.
By Debra Heine, American Greatness - During the Obama years, former Secretary of State John Kerry informed Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif that Israel, a United States ally, had attacked Iranian interests in Syria at least 200 times, according to leaked audio obtained by the New York Times... During the Trump years, Kerry repeatedly held unauthorized meetings with the Iranians to undermine the Trump administration’s plans to end the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, known commonly as the Iran nuclear deal.
By Steve Jordahl, OneNewsNow - A radio talk-show host is applauding a Christian university and its trustees for affirming biblical sexuality as it goes through a faculty uprising... Jéaux Rinedahl filed a lawsuit in January against Seattle Pacific University because it would not hire him to be a full-time faculty member after he came out as homosexual. The school said that violates its long-time ethical code of conduct that is based on biblical sexuality ...
By Michael J. Matt, Editor, The Remnant - In the United Nations, promises are made, promises broken. Goals set; goals moved. The Vatican and the UN were hoping that people wouldn’t pay attention to the goals they set, especially the one involving human trafficking (8.7). After all, no one should hold them accountable for failing to fulfill their promise... (Francis) often chastises the world for its “globalization of indifference.”