When the Small and Insignificant Disappear – Tragic Consequences

When the Small and Insignificant Disappear – Tragic Consequences

“Does he thank the servant because he did what was commanded? So you also, when you have done all that is commanded you, say,’ We are unworthy servants: we have only done what was our duty.”

When you sit down to dinner tonight, offer a prayer of thanks for the honeybee.

Because one of out of every three mouthfuls of food you eat are because of the hard work of the bee. From the blue­berry bogs of Maine to the almond orchards of California, bees are the unsung, unpaid laborers of American agriculture. Honeybees are the glue that holds our agricultural system together, as they pollinate the seeds that ripen into our apples, cucumbers, cranberries, and many other fruits and vegetables in our diet. Continue reading

The National Prayer Vigil for Life 2014

ProLifeCorner.com-  Washington, DC-  Notes and Quotes from the National Prayer Vigil for Life.  Taken from the Homily at the Mass at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington, DC, Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Closing Mass – Great Upper Church, Principal Celebrant
& Homilist: Most Reverend Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.,
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THE BIBLE AND ABORTION

By  Rev. John H. Hampsch, C.M.F.- The strangest anomaly in the burning issue of abortion is the presence of pro-choice advocates who claim to be bible believers. For these, Jesus’ words to the Sadducees apply: “You are in error because you do not know the Scriptures” (Mt. 22:29). Before surgical abortion was technically possible, unborn babies were killed only when the mother was slain also, as recorded in Amos 1: 13; Ammon’s genocidal act God punished by a tumult of nature and deprivation of national leadership. Continue reading