“Simple Wisdom”: U.S. Bishops Publish Compilations of Pope Francis’s Messages

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The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has just released two slim books of homespun messages from Pope Francis:  on Hope and on Evangelization.  The first is only 66 pages in length; the second, 73 pages.  The English-language edition is published in conjunction with the Vatican publishing house, Libreria Editrice Vaticana.The “Simple Wisdom of Pope Francis” Series includes papal remarks that have garnered worldwide media attention.  Some of the quotes which may be familiar to you are: “ … [Read more...]

And the Presidential Medal of Freedom Goes To…. Gloria Steinem?!

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This morning in the East Room of the White House, pro-abortion feminist Gloria Steinem received the highest honor which the President can bestow upon an individual who is not a member of the U.S. military.  She was awarded a Presidential Medal of Freedom.What is amazing, I guess, is that I can still be amazed by the abortion president’s actions.Steinem described her own abortion in London at age 22 as “a pivotal and constructive experience.”  She later wrote: "It [abortion] is supposed t … [Read more...]

What Do Stay-at-Home Mothers DO All Day?

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Every mother is a working mother.It's just that some mothers go out into the world and spend their time and their energy in the workplace, advancing someone else's goals and dreams.And some mothers expend that same energy building, creating, laboring for those whom they hold most dear in all the world:  their husbands and children. *     *     *     *     * I know that not every family can afford to have one of the adult wage-earners stay at home.  I know that some women have worked har … [Read more...]