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God Is An Artisan A primal belief, prior to all thinking, grounded ... SCIENCE AND RELIGION -- THOUGHTS ALONG THE WAY - March 20, 2016 ... a craftsman and artist. Creation is a dynamic deep of we know not what, untouchable as the air we breath. It should invite us to a festive quest beyond the narrow scrutiny of science, however fascinating and informative that may be. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . God's big gamble is sharing his ...http://reflectionsreligionscience.blogspot.com/2016/03/god-is-artisan-primal-belief-prior-to.html

Lent, Baptism, Penance, and Being Busy Καθολικός διάκονος - March 18, 2016 ... the celebrant. It was then-Bishop Niederauer who ordained me. Also, I've been preparing to preach on Passion/Palm Sunday. The main focus of the retreat I am leading tomorrow is a passage from The Gospel According to St. John, namely 4:4-42 . This passage is the gospel reading for the Third Sunday of Lent during Year A of the lectionary. It is also the gospel reading for the Mass at which the First Scrutiny is celebrated, regardless of the lectionary year. As ...http://scottdodge.blogspot.com/2016/03/lent-baptism-penance-and-being-busy.html

Third Sunday of Lent FOUNTAIN OF ELIAS - February 28, 2016 It is Scrutiny Sunday . Formerly, on this day, candidates were examined in preparation for Baptism on Holy Saturday. The first effect of Baptism is to free the souls from the power of the devil. The house of which Jesus speaks, is the human soul before His coming, degraded by idolatry, by sensuality, under the tyranny of the evil spirit. Mary holding the Infant (pictured in the upper left corner) is a symbol of our Baptism. Mary gives birth to us as members ...http://fountainofelias.blogspot.com/2015/03/third-sunday-of-lent.html

RCIA As Inspiration . . . Really? GOTTA SING GOTTA PRAY - February 23, 2016 http://gottasinggottapray.blogspot.com/2016/02/rcia-as-inspiration-really.html

The Vatican Did Everything to Accommodate Patriarch Kirill, but Received Little in Return SANCTE PATER - February 13, 2016 ... Kirill sign a joint declaration on religious unity at Jose Marti aiport in Havana (AP) By Fr Mark Drew ( Catholic Herald ) The reported first words of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill on their historic meeting – for historic it was, however hackneyed the word – were revealing. "Finally" said the Pontiff, adding "we are brothers". Kirill was equally satisfied but perhaps less effusive: "Yes, things are much easier now". Easier no doubt because the Vatican, in its ...http://www.sanctepater.com/2016/02/the-vatican-did-everything-to.html

A Glimpse of St. Thomas Aquinas HARVESTING THE FRUITS OF CONTEMPLATION - January 28, 2016 ... of wisdom: "The highest form of teaching comes not from books written, but from lives lived." Thomas died on March 7, 1274. He was canonized in 1323 and declared a Doctor of the Catholic Church in 1567. Pope Leo XII declared him Patron of all Universities and Catholic Schools . No discussion of St. Thomas Aquinas, even such a short inadequate summary as this, should end without some mention of the beautiful Eucharistic hymns that he left for his beloved Church. Only a man who intimately loved ...http://harvestingthefruitsofcontemplation.blogspot.com/2016/01/a-glimpse-of-st-thomas-aquinas.html

What Is to Be Done? COUNTERCULTURAL FATHER - January 26, 2016 http://ccfather.blogspot.com/2016/01/what-is-to-be-done.html

Turning the Corner? A WING AND A PRAYER - January 22, 2016 ... therefore, I am not" is the philosophical grounding of their position, this is going to continue to be a stalemate in the short term. The pro-life side realizes this. The mantra of "changing hearts and minds" attacks both sides of the equation and lays the foundation for success in the long run. And it is working, as minutely incremental as those gains are. The pro-life side, in their rallies across the United States and especially their "March For Life" in Washington, DC (even braving a ...http://awingandaprayer.blogspot.com/2016/01/turning-corner.html

Reflection: Mark 3:1-6 THE DOME BLOG - January 20, 2016 http://ferdinandbenedictines.blogspot.com/2016/01/reflection-mark-31-6.html

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2016: Day Three, "The Witness of Fellowship" CALLED TO COMMUNION - January 20, 2016 When I first confessed Jesus Christ as Lord and God, my unbelieving sister's strongest argument against the Christian faith was: how do you know what to believe about Jesus when so many Christians claim Jesus as God and yet believe such different things? This is a serious problem for evangelization. It was an argument which essentially halted my personal efforts at evangelization for many years. It was an argument that made me wonder whether I could really know where the ...http://www.calledtocommunion.com/2016/01/week-of-prayer-for-christian-unity-2016-day-three-the-witness-of-fellowship/

The Ultimate Narcissism of Theological Beauty-Worship EST QUOD EST - January 15, 2016 ... the first time at age 17 that brought me back to Christianity.) Beauty alone isn't enough, but in my particular case, it is so central to my experience of God that I can scarcely do without it. This has been a blessing to me, because it has made me deeply grateful for the role of beauty in holiness, but also a burden, as far too often I am aware of certain disdainful impulses towards low-church worship, a spirit of criticism that is spiritually harmful. (Believe me, it was ...http://contrapauli.blogspot.com/2016/01/the-ultimate-narcissism-of-theological.html

Calif. Cases Prompt New Scrutiny for Surrogacy EWTN NEWS - US CATHOLIC NEWS - January 12, 2016 Los Angeles, Calif., Jan 12, 2016 / 04:22 am ( EWTN News/CNA ).- Surrogate pregnancy is back in the news with two high profile cases where two different surrogate mothers of triplets rejected requests to have abortions. And one organization is responding by saying the practice is so unethical it should be banned.http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/EwtnNews-US/~3/x-v5vmXZjow/new.php

Because (ir)Religion COUNTERCULTURAL FATHER - January 11, 2016 ... so in the sciences, perhaps) we are depriving them of that high vantage point and encouraging them to squirm in the mud, all the while believing that they are wiser than their forebears (and anyone contemporary who has the temerity to disagree with them) Because Science (or sometimes, Because Progress). ...http://ccfather.blogspot.com/2016/01/because-irreligion.html