Our National Shame: U.S. Earns Failing Humanitarian Score, Along With Communist Nations

Pregnant belly

The United States is one of only 2% of nations worldwide to permit elective abortion without restrictions, at any time, for any reason.That’s right:  We rank right there at the bottom on the humanitarian scale, along with Communist China and North Korea, for our willingness to kill babies in the womb at any time, even if they are developed enough to survive on their own, regardless of fetal pain, if that’s what the mother chooses.  Only one other nation, Canada, also has no restrictions on ab … [Read more...]

Pontius Pilate, King Herod and Others to Face Trial at The Hague?

Kenyan attorney Dola Indidis

The International Court of Justice in The Hague has been asked to revisit a 2,000-year-old case--convening a re-trial of Jesus Christ and prosecuting those responsible for his unlawful conviction.Dola Indidis, a Kenyan lawyer who is former spokesman for Kenya’s Judiciary, has built his case on facts which you already know:  that Jesus’ trial before Pontius Pilate was invalid, because it was “conducted in a manner contrary to a fair trial.”   Indidis hopes to persuade the ICJ to issue a declar … [Read more...]

Transfixed by the Transfiguration (Mosaic Version)

Transfiguration - Altar of

 This morning I attended Mass, not at our regular parish where my husband serves as deacon, but at the Church of the Transfiguration which is nearer our home.  My schedule change was providential:  Transfiguration parish was planning a picnic and a grand celebration for the Feast of the Transfiguration, which will be observed in other parishes on Tuesday.So I was reminded of the great and beautiful story of Jesus’ revealing his true nature to three of the apostles on the top of a mou … [Read more...]