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'We are coming for you!' American Islamic jihadist suicide bomber gleefully shouts to Americans on chilling final video

'We are coming for you!' American Islamic jihadist suicide bomber gleefully shouts to Americans on chilling final video Watch

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A new video shows an American smiling as he prepares to kill himself and dozens of others in a suicide bombing. In the video, made just before his ...

Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage struck down

Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage struck down Watch

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In a dramatic reversal of a voter-based 2006 decision, U.S. appeals court this week struck down Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage as ...

Malinformed much? Ninety percent of your information now comes from just 6 media sources

Malinformed much? Ninety percent of your information now comes from just 6 media sources Watch

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Have you ever tried to describe something, but lacked the vocabulary to do it? This is the concept behind Newspeak, a fictional language in George ...

Archbishop Chaput Speaks at the Napa Institute Conference on Pope Francis and Economic Justice

Archbishop Chaput Speaks at the Napa Institute Conference on Pope Francis and Economic Justice

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In matters of economic justice, Francis' concerns are the same as Benedict's and John Paul II's and Pius XI's and Leo XIII's. He understands ...

Bridget of Sweden, Marriage and Family, and the Need for Canonized Married Saints

Bridget of Sweden, Marriage and Family, and the Need for Canonized Married Saints Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The clear teaching of the Bible, the Christian tradition and the re-emphasis of the last Council in the Catholic Church, the Second Vatican ...

Thousands of Christians Flee Under Death Threat From Tyrannical Caliph and ISIS Jihadists

Thousands of Christians Flee Under Death Threat From Tyrannical Caliph and ISIS Jihadists Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

By now, everyone who is in anyway concerned about what is happening to Christians in Iraq has heard the horrific news. The madman who claims to be ...

Deacon Keith Fournier: The Courage of the Catholic Bishops, Religious Liberty, Hobby Lobby and ENDA

Deacon Keith Fournier: The Courage of the Catholic Bishops, Religious Liberty, Hobby Lobby and ENDA Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The Catholic Bishops are doing an excellent job standing up for Religious liberty as a fundamental human right. One of my growing concerns is ...

Obama demands that illegals be allowed to enter U.S.

Obama demands that illegals be allowed to enter U.S. Watch

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President Barack Obama's administration is considering whether or not it will allow hundreds of minors and young adults from Honduras and other ...

Are you ready for the next dust bowl? California is!

Are you ready for the next dust bowl? California is! Watch

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According to a report published by the American space agency and the University of California, the water crisis that is punishing the ...

Catholic Bishops Decry Obama's LGBT executive order as imprudent act of religious discrimination

Catholic Bishops Decry Obama's LGBT executive order as imprudent act of religious discrimination Watch

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The chairmen of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty and Committee on Laity, Marriage, ...

A Tribute to Protestant Bishop Tony Palmer, Friend of Francis and Champion of Christian Unity

A Tribute to Protestant Bishop Tony Palmer, Friend of Francis and Champion of Christian Unity Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

I never personally met Bishop Tony Palmer. However, I look forward to spending an eternity in the full communion of God's love with him. I ...

Anarchy in Chicago! Weekend of crime tears city apart

Anarchy in Chicago! Weekend of crime tears city apart Watch

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There were 47 shooting victims in Chicago this weekend, five of which ended up being fatal, statistics from the Chicago Police Department report.

Exclusive: Tribute to Bishop Tony Palmer, A Life Dedicated to Unity

Exclusive: Tribute to Bishop Tony Palmer, A Life Dedicated to Unity Watch

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By Deacon Darrell Wentworth

Monday, July 21, 2014, was supposed to be like most Mondays - the start of a work week. But Deacon Keith Fournier sent me a text informing me ...

The Contraceptive New York Nanny, Bill Donohue and the Catholic League

The Contraceptive New York Nanny, Bill Donohue and the Catholic League Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The idea that the government is now in the business of arm-twisting women not to have more children - immediately after childbirth - is morally ...

Building a culture of life: Colorado clinic takes brave stand

Building a culture of life: Colorado clinic takes brave stand Watch

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By CNA/EWTN News

A Colorado women's health clinic seeking to offer natural care that respects human dignity has drawn praise for helping to build up a culture of life.

When more than 80 percent of California faces extreme drought -- the spigots remain open

When more than 80 percent of California faces extreme drought -- the spigots remain open Watch

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Extremely dry conditions in the state of California has 80 percent of the so-called Golden State in extreme drought conditions. Many couldn't ...

IT'S ABOUT TIME: Rick Perry deploys national guard to halt southern invasion!

IT'S ABOUT TIME: Rick Perry deploys national guard to halt southern invasion! Watch

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In an effort to stem the influx of tens of thousands of illegal immigrant children that have been entering the United States illegally in 2014, ...

Is Mount Rainier about to blow? A new study promises to reveal clues about an upcoming eruption

Is Mount Rainier about to blow? A new study promises to reveal clues about an upcoming eruption Watch

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A huge magma reservoir below Mount Rainier in Washington state has been mapped by American and Norwegian researchers, which may provide subtle ...

BUSTED: FedEx indicted on numerous counts for shipping illegal internet pharmacy drugs

BUSTED: FedEx indicted on numerous counts for shipping illegal internet pharmacy drugs Watch

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Online pharmacies, operating beneath the radar of drug regulation, often make drugs intended for pain control and psychiatric needs available for ...

Deacon Keith Fournier: There Is No Abortion Right!

Deacon Keith Fournier: There Is No Abortion Right! Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

Sometimes an issue is so important I feel I must return to it over and over in my writing. Such is the case with the continued growth of a ...

SOLD WHILE IN WOMB: Girls, sold, abducted given away in developing nations

SOLD WHILE IN WOMB: Girls, sold, abducted given away in developing nations Watch

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By Katy Migiro, Thomson Reuters Foundation

 In Ethiopia, girls are abducted on their way to school, raped and then married to their captors. In Ghana, they are married to traditional ...

We Need Monks for the Church of the Third Millennium, a New Missionary Age

We Need Monks for the Church of the Third Millennium, a New Missionary Age Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

Monasticism in the first millennium gave us the fountain of theological wisdom which still inspires the Church. Those who went into the desert ...

MILLIONS of dollars in gold discovered from 1857 shipwreck off South Carolina coast

MILLIONS of dollars in gold discovered from 1857 shipwreck off South Carolina coast Watch

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Forty heavy gold bars, easily worth millions of dollars have been recovered by deep-sea explorers in a 150-year-old shipwreck. Divers have ...

Study: Catholics are among the most respected in the U.S.

Study: Catholics are among the most respected in the U.S. Watch

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Catholics have reason to feel good about themselves, if the results of a new Pew survey are to be believed. According to a survey of Americans, ...

William Binney praises Edward Snowden as possibility of new leaker emerges

William Binney praises Edward Snowden as possibility of new leaker emerges Watch

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With all the attention focused on Edward Snowden, the world forgets that he is not the first NSA whistle-blower. Nor might Snowden be the last. ...

Survey finds that less than three percent self identify as gay, lesbian or bisexual

Survey finds that less than three percent self identify as gay, lesbian or bisexual Watch

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It flies in face of the gay pride parades conducted in major cities where crowds swell to thousands - but according to a new report, less than ...

Whatever Happened to Holiness? How Can We Ever be Perfect?

Whatever Happened to Holiness? How Can We Ever be Perfect? Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

I will date myself. I am an aging, former hippie whose search for truth and the meaning of life led me back to the Cross and the faith of my ...

Parable of the Sower and the Seed and the Missionary Option Called for by Pope Francis

Parable of the Sower and the Seed and the Missionary Option Called for by Pope Francis Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

I dream of a missionary option, that is, a missionary impulse capable of transforming everything, so that the Church's customs, ways of doing ...