By Perry West,CNA/EWTN News - The US Conference of Catholic Bishops have beefed up their social media presence for the 9 Days for Life novena, calling Catholics not only to prayer but to action within communities, both virtual and local.
Fr. Mike Schmitz, Ascension Presents - St. Paul wrote to the Thessalonians, “In all things give thanks” (1 Thessalonians 5:18). In this video, Fr. Mike shows us how to live up to that challenge, helping us to see that everything we complain about can be viewed as an opportunity to praise God. This isn’t just good advice. It is what’s required of us as Christians.
By Ray Sullivan, atholic Stand - The “Hail Mary” is one of the most beautiful prayers in the world. It combines the words of the Archangel Gabriel (who is a messenger from God), the words of St. Elizabeth (the mother of John the Baptist, who was filled with the Holy Spirit while still in her womb), and ends with a very powerful petition for our mother Mary to pray for us always, especially at the hour of our death...
By Eric Metaxas & Anne Morse, BreakPoint - If you go to Wikipedia and look up “Worst Serial Killers in History,” you’ll find a long and horrible list… But if you go by numbers alone, you might wonder why Planned Parenthood didn’t make the list. The abortion giant’s death toll in 2017 is 321,384—all of them innocent babies… And who is paying for these mass murders? We are—through our taxes. And it’s time we did something about it.