The Feast of the Ascension!

Matthew 28: 16 -20 The eleven disciples went to Galilee to the mountain to which Jesus had ordered them. When they saw him, they worshiped, but they doubted. Then Jesus approached and said to them, “All power in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations,… Continue reading The Feast of the Ascension!

First Lady Melania Trump Will Be First Catholic in White House Since Kennedy

(via Daily Mail) When Melania Trump recited The Lord’s Prayer before a Melbourne, Florida presidential rally in February, the Internet went hog wild. Now we know one reason why the first lady began with ‘Let us pray’ and ‘Our Father who art in heaven’ when she introduced the president that evening: She’s a practicing Roman… Continue reading First Lady Melania Trump Will Be First Catholic in White House Since Kennedy

Pope Benedict XVI: The Liturgy is in Good Hands with Cardinal Sarah

(via Catholic Herald) The retired pope has given a rare endorsement of a serving Church official We should be grateful to Pope Francis for appointing Cardinal Robert Sarah to guard the Church’s liturgy, Benedict XVI has said. In an afterword to Cardinal Sarah’s new book The Power of Silence: Against the Dictatorship of Noise, the… Continue reading Pope Benedict XVI: The Liturgy is in Good Hands with Cardinal Sarah

Christian Leader Sees ‘Spiritual Battle’ Over Trump Presidency

(via Breitbart) A leader of the Christian charismatic movement has declared that the unprecedented resistance to U.S. President Donald Trump signals a deeper, spiritual battle that is taking place over America’s soul. Lou Engle, the founder of several Christian ministries, has highlighted two recent events that give cause for concern to Christians: the Women’s March… Continue reading Christian Leader Sees ‘Spiritual Battle’ Over Trump Presidency

More Witchy Business: ‘I Put a Spell On You, Mr. President’

The spiritual warfare wages on it seems, and this op-ed is proof of it as it attempts to humanize and advocate occultism as something harmless, heroic, and done with “faith.” No. Dabbling with the devil is not “harmless,” it is self-destructive. What Jesus said in Matthew 21:22 does not apply to satanic practices. That isn’t… Continue reading More Witchy Business: ‘I Put a Spell On You, Mr. President’

President Trump & First Lady Visit Church of Holy Sepulchre in Israel

(via NPR) In a visit fraught with symbolism, President Trump on Monday became the first sitting U.S. president to set foot in the Old City of Jerusalem. The president and first lady Melania Trump visited the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditional site of Jesus’ crucifixion, burial and resurrection, and the Western Wall, part of… Continue reading President Trump & First Lady Visit Church of Holy Sepulchre in Israel

Philippines: Outcry Ensues Over Ban on ‘Religious Distractions’

(via Yahoo 7 News) Philippine authorities have banned hanging rosaries and religious icons off car dashboards because of safety concerns, prompting an outcry from the Catholic Church which insists they offer divine intervention on the nation’s chaotic roads. The ban, which will take effect on Friday, is part of a wide-ranging new law aimed at… Continue reading Philippines: Outcry Ensues Over Ban on ‘Religious Distractions’