Monthly Archives: May 2015

A new Bishop-elect’s refreshing opening statement

Originally at: http://whispersintheloggia.blogspot.com/ the Opening Day statement of the bishop-elect for the diocese of Greensburg, PA, Fr Edward Malesic: Last Monday I was running a few errands and in between I was sitting at my desk in the parish. The phone … Continue reading

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The Love That Brings New Life Into the World

Originally at: http://www.kofc.org/un/en/columbia/detail/love-that-brings-new-life-into-world.html by Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks Editor’s Note: Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, former Chief Rabbi of the United Kingdom and a member of the House of Lords, was a keynote speaker at an international conference at the Vatican titled “The … Continue reading

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A must read Mother’s day reflection

http://momastery.com/blog/2015/05/06/the-most-important-thing/

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A Catholic director’s forgotten masterpiece about marriage, aging, and the modern world

Originally at: http://www.cruxnow.com/life/2015/05/01/a-catholic-directors-forgotten-masterpiece-about-marriage-aging-and-the-modern-world/ by Steven D. Greydanus “Make Way for Tomorrow” (1937) debuts on Blu-ray from Criterion on May 12. Any time I run across a list of movies people probably haven’t seen but should, one title I look for is the Catholic … Continue reading

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Save Marriage? It’s Too Late.

Originally at: http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB122721519267045365 by DONALD SENSING Opponents of legalized same-sex marriage say they’re trying to protect a beleaguered institution, but they’re a little late. The walls of traditional marriage were breached 40 years ago; what we are witnessing now is the storming … Continue reading

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Like the President and Hillary, My Views on Marriage Have Evolved

Originally at: http://www.nationalreview.com/article/417546/president-and-hillary-my-views-marriage-have-evolved-david-french by David French I’ve evolved. In the not-so-distant past, I held a view that has since proven to be oppressive, a view of the law and culture that I now see as stifling the rights of others and … Continue reading

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Why I’m giving up my academic career to become a nun

Originally at: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/women/womens-life/11559321/Why-Im-giving-up-my-academic-career-to-become-a-nun.html by Theodora Hawksley Who’d be a nun? Behind the statistics announced this week, which show that the number of women entering religious life is at a 25-year high, are the stories of 45 real women making the choice to … Continue reading

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