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How to Win the Same-Sex “Marriage” Argument on Television by Fr. Tim Finigan - Big Pulpit

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Helping the Helpless in Syria – Esther G., A Catholic Mom in Hawaii

E. U. Pro-Lifers to Collect 1,000,000 Signatures to Defund Abortion – Wendy Wright, C-FAM

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Bless Those Who Persecute You – Leroy Huizenga, First Things/On the Square

You Are the Threat! – Donald McClarey, The American Catholic

Facing Infertility, A Catholic Approach – Ellen Gable Hrkach, Catholic Lane

Government Can’t Protect Teachers if They Refuse to Teach Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ – Madeleine Teahan, Catholic Herald

The Court, the Pope, and the Fight for Marriage – Russell Shaw, The CWR Blog

New Book, The Fullness of Truth: Catholicism and World’s Major Religions – Fr. Thomas Kocik, New Liturgical Movement

“Mounting Religious Restrictions in Europe” – Richard Garnett JD, Mirror of Justice

Dietrich von Hildebrand: Exemplar of Catholic Intellectual Life - Denis Kitzinger, Crisis Magazine

Secularists Complaint Threatens Closure of Scottish Catholic Adoption – Deacon Nick Donnelly, Protect the Pope

Latest News Report on Turmoil in France – Robert Oscar López

New Coptic Catholic Leader Receives Pope’s Approval – Catholic News Agency

New Rector for Oscott – Fr. Tim Finigan, The Hermeneutic of Continuity

How Do We Share Christ and Faith with Jewish Friends, Neighbors? – Dr. Taylor Marshall, Canterbury Tales

Hieromonk Teodosy: Feast of Jordan 2013 – St. Elias Today

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The Earth is Not Our Mother

“The main point of Christianity was this: that Nature is not our mother: Nature is our sister. We can be proud of her beauty, since we have the same father; but she has no authority over us; we have to admire, but not to imitate.”—G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy