The Greatest Obstacle

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Is he right? by John Paul II, Pope of Rome "The greatest obstacle to evangelization in America is superficial preaching." Quoted by Fr. William Casey here ... More...

City of Houston Demands Oversight of Sermons

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Campaign against pastors called 'Big Brother overlords' on a 'witch hunt' by Bob Unruh Officials with the city of Houston, Texas, who are fighting for a controversial ordinance that would allow men to use women’s restrooms there now have demanded to see the sermons preached by several area pastors. The recent move came in a subpoena from the city to pastors for copies of their sermons – and ... More...

Go and Preach: The Missionary Struggles of St. Innocent of Alaska

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by Sophia Moshura If you trace the tireless missionary’s paths on a map, their length will be much greater than even those of the Apostle Paul. It is amazing. No one can compare civilized Roman roads with the terrible roads of the taiga and tundra, with their harshness and solitude; it is difficult to compare the congenial Mediterranean with the intimidating Pacific Ocean. Some of the saint’s ... More...

Preaching To Millennials

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by Fr. John A. Peck Millennials: America's largest generation. The largest mission field in American history. Plugged in, turned off, and almost dropped out of what used to be regular society, millennials are nonetheless more than interested in faith, religion, spirituality and how they affect and impact the world (that is, themselves) in day to day life. First, a healthy dose of reality, and ... More...

The Original Christian Gospel

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by Fr. James Bernstein It may surprise you to hear that the original Gospel—the Good News preached by Jesus Christ and His disciples—is quite different from what is prominently presented today by the vast majority of Christians in America. For many Christians, hearing this original Gospel will involve a major paradigm shift—a radical change in assumptions about God and about salvation, which is ... More...