….And Jesus Wept

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 Mary therefore, when she came where Jesus was, and saw him, fell down at his feet, saying unto him, Lord, if thou hadst been here, my brother had not died.  When Jesus therefore saw her weeping, and the Jews also weeping who came with her, he groaned in the spirit, and was troubled, and said, Where have ye laid him? They say unto him, Lord, come and see.  Jesus wept. John 11:32-35Jesus knew, as he approached the tomb where his friend Lazarus had been laid, that he was going to rai … [Read more...]

Changing Minds About Euthanasia

Euthanasia

Dr. George Carey, the former Archbishop of Canterbury, has changed his mind about euthanasia.  Once an opponent, he announced last week that he now supports the killing of some terminally ill persons as a means of avoiding "needless suffering."Carey released his statement in defense of an assisted dying bill which is scheduled for debate in the House of Lords on Friday, July 18.  The bill, which had been introduced by former Labour lord chancellor Lord Falconer of Thoroton, would legalize a … [Read more...]

“Sometimes Things Are Not As They Seem” – Bishop Finn on Jahi McMath

Bishop Robert A. Finn

So many words have been written about Jahi McMath, the 13-year-old California girl who was declared brain-dead after she suffered complications following a tonsillectomy.  Jahi's parents didn't believe that and wanted her kept on life support.  This week, Jahi has finally been transferred from Children's Hospital Oakland to a Catholic care facility where she has received a feeding tube and a tracheal tube to replace the ventilator which has kept her alive since December 9.Today Bishop R … [Read more...]


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