SUCCESS! Facebook Game Builds Faith, Exceeds One Million Players

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I told you you’d love it!Back in May 2012, when the new faith-based on-line game Journey of Jesus launched on Facebook, I interviewed “game developer and evangelist” Brent Dusing about his goal for the game.Dusing explained that the company’s threefold goal is to create games which (1) are fun to play, (2) utilize high quality graphics and music, and (3) are faithful to biblical truth.When the first social networking game on the life of Jesus was introduced in May, players could ch … [Read more...]

What Does It Mean to Be Catholic? Saudi Government Weighs In

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Catholic:  of, relating to, or forming the ancient undivided Christian church or a church claiming continuity from it.  --Merriam-Webster Dictionary Catholicism is a broad term for the body of the Catholic faith, its theologies and doctrines, its liturgical, ethical, spiritual, and behavioral characteristics, as well as a religious people as a whole. --Wikipedia What does it mean to be Catholic?  It seems everyone’s got an opinion: The Nuns on the Bus think the pivotal descriptor for … [Read more...]

Helping Women to Help Themselves: St. John Eudes

On August 19, the Church in the United States observes the optional memorial of St. John Eudes, French preacher and vociferous opponent of Jansenism.He devoted himself to helping France’s “fallen women,” eventually founding a new religious order for them, the Sisters of Our Lady of Charity of the Refuge.  In 1666, the Refuge sisters received permission from Pope Alexander III to establish an institute to reclaim and rehabilitate wayward women who repented of their sin.With St. Margaret Ma … [Read more...]


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