By Francis Phillips, Catholic Herald - October 13th, is the centenary of the final apparition of Our Lady of Fatima to the three little shepherd children, Lucia, Francisco and Jacinta. How appropriate that Stephen Bullivant, with the co-authorship of Luke Arredondo, has written O My Jesus (Paulist Press £9.99), an insightful study of the meaning of the famous Fatima prayer... “O My Jesus/ Forgive us our sins/Save us from the fires of hell/And lead all souls to heaven/Especially those in most need of Thy mercy/Amen.”
By Rachel Alexander, The Stream - In a startling breakthrough not seen even in the last Bush administration, the Department of Health and Human Services now says that life begins at conception. The claim appears fives time in the draft of its “Strategic Plan FY 2018 – 2022.”… Secularists say this view is “religious.” But in fact, the DHS’s new policy reflects modern science….
By Diane Montagna, LifeSiteNews - At noon (October 13, 1917), Our Lady appeared to the three children… The event was declared of “supernatural character” by the Catholic Church in 1930. But was the Miracle of the Sun a strange demonstration of divine power, or was the particular form of the miracle somehow symbolic, or even scriptural?
PragerU - Why is health insurance so complicated, while car insurance and life insurance are so simple? Can health insurance be more like, well, insurance? Lanhee Chen, fellow at the Hoover Institution, explains.