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Extraordinary life of a confessor who speaks the language of Jesus from Nazareth

Originally at: http://www.georgianews.ge/society/27675-extraordinary-life-of-a-deacon-who-speaks-the-language-of-jesus-from-nazareth.html?fb_action_ids=290675547784898&fb_action_types=og.comments&fb_source=aggregation&fb_aggregation_id=288381481237582 36-year-old deacon Father Seraphime is Assyrian by ethnicity and his native language is Aramaic. The deacon lived an ordinary life until 24 years of age, trained in Eastern wrestling and was head of security of a government member … Continue reading

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Running Toward the Plague

Originally at: http://www.breakpoint.org/bpcommentaries/entry/13/26237 by Eric Metaxas It shouldn’t come as a surprise that many of the doctors waging war on Ebola in Africa are Christians. It’s a story as old as the faith itself. I’ll explain. Between 250 and 270 A.D. a … Continue reading

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How to Fight the Prosperity Gospel

Originally at: http://catholicstand.com/fight-prosperity-gospel/ by Leticia Adams This morning I woke up and read an article about the Osteen Predicament. It was kind of weird because the issue of the prosperity gospel has been coming up a lot lately. I watched the video … Continue reading

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Remarkable open letter to Brittany Maynard

Dear Brittany Maynard, This morning my best friend and I read your story. My heart ached for you, and I’m simply grieved by your terminal brain tumor, for the less than 6 months the doctor’s gave you, you just past … Continue reading

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MARY FAUSTINA KOWALSKA

For the Feast of St. Faustina Originally here. Sister Mary Faustina, an apostle of the Divine Mercy, belongs today to the group of the most popular and well-known saints of the Church. Through her the Lord Jesus communicates to the … Continue reading

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St. Padre Pio on Guardian Angels

You tell me that in the midst of the sufferings that oppress you, you often turn to me in your thoughts and you call me. Well, your good Guardian Angel sometimes transmits these necessities of yours and then I, in … Continue reading

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St. Thérèse of Lisieux

“Another time I was working in the laundry, and the Sister opposite, while washing handkerchiefs, repeatedly splashed me with dirty water. My first impulse was to draw back and wipe my face, to show the offender I should be glad … Continue reading

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