Corpus Christi Sunday 2015

Corpus Christi Sunday 2015

 ProLifeCorner-  I received this from a friend this morning thought it would be of interest to many of you. ED

 Sunday, June 7th, 2015  Exodus 24:3-8   Hebrews 9:11-15   Mark 14:12-16, 22-26
“This is my body…this is my blood.”

Eating and drinking are among the most important things human beings do. From the time we are fed by our mothers as infants and onwards, there is no more basic need. Eating and drinking are also a fundamental part of how we build our society. Families eat together, friends and colleagues meet to eat and drink, whether it be in a nice restaurant or a fast-food outlet at a local shopping center. Birthdays, graduations, weddings and funerals are usually marked by some sort of eating and drinking. Continue reading

“Zeal for your house will consume me.”

Many years ago, a little village in Madagascar, off the west coast of Africa, wanted to build a small church. The village was little more than a slum; the nearest church was the cathedral, some several miles  away.

An elderly woman of the village, Madame Denise, the proprietor of a small restaurant, was revered by the town for her kindness and generosity. After talking with the priests of the cathedral (who served 30 parishes in a 200-mile area), she secured a promise that, if the villagers could build the structure, they would see that a priest was available to celebrate Mass every Friday evening. Continue reading

Can Catholics In Good Standing Murder Babies?

Rockford, IL – (ProLifeCorner.com) – 1-24-2013 – Below is an article from Dr. Ed Peters. Dr. Peters is a respected Canon lawyer who believes Catholics who support abortion should not be excommunicated. We have placed our commentary in blood red. Continue reading