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Do we know what Jesus Christ wore?

Do we know what Jesus Christ wore?

Over the past few decades, the question of what Jesus looked like has cropped up again and again. Much has been made of a digital reconstruction of a ...

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Media creating controversy where there isn't

Media creating controversy where there isn't

A student at a Catholic school in Greenwich, Connecticut showed her support for Planned Parenthood by posting one of its stickers on her laptop. She ...

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A counter-cultural proposal: pro-marriage music

A counter-cultural proposal: pro-marriage music

February 7 starts National Marriage Week. I propose that, in conjunction with this annual event, we identify, and create, music that promotes marriag ...

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The Democrats' problem with religion

The Democrats' problem with religion

By a large margin, most Americans believe in God, and most are Christians. It would seem logical that both Republicans and Democrats would try hard n ...

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Can fair trade fight poverty?

Can fair trade fight poverty?

Pepito Alvarez, 57 and with his wife Conchita are among one of the thousands of small mountain subsistence farmers who have lived just below the ...

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Inter-faith group wants release of multiply-deported illegal immigrant

Inter-faith group wants release of multiply-deported illegal immigrant

Fernando Carrillo, a native of Mexico who has been living illegally in the United States for approximately 20 years was arrested by federal immigrati ...

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Resisting the power grab in the Catholic Church on divorce

Resisting the power grab in the Catholic Church on divorce

On January 1st, Mary's Advocates published an open letter to a canon law professor at Catholic University of America challenging his teaching tha ...

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Conservative activist gets death threats, Facebook sees no problem

Conservative activist gets death threats, Facebook sees no problem

A popular conservative blogger, Elizabeth Johnston -- who is also known as the "Activist Mommy" -- denounced Facebook after claiming that F ...

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Mother persecuted for demanding school remove Islamist propaganda

Mother persecuted for demanding school remove Islamist propaganda

School officials and teachers of the Chatham Middle School and the School District of the Chathams in New Jersey are facing a lawsuit, claiming sever ...

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No terrorism charges for Muslim who set fires at university in Minnesota

No terrorism charges for Muslim who set fires at university in Minnesota

"You guys are lucky that l don't know how to build a bomb because l would have done that." So said Tnuza Jamal Hassan, a 19-year-ol ...

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Trash talk of 1000 B.C.

Trash talk of 1000 B.C.

“Trash talk” is “insulting or boastful speech intended to demoralize, intimidate, or humiliate someone, especially an opponent in a ...

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Fake news reports Pope Francis gave order of chivalry to pro-abortion politico

Fake news reports Pope Francis gave order of chivalry to pro-abortion politico

When the Dutch government traded honors and awards with Vatican officials last June, the Vatican officials did not announce the Dutch government was ...

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Trump first president to personally address March for Life

Trump first president to personally address March for Life

Speaking in the White House Rose Garden in the presence of pro-life leaders and activists, President Donald Trump and Vice President Michael Pence pl ...

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When Putin equates communism with Christianity

When Putin equates communism with Christianity

Russian president Vladimir Putin is making some waves with his recent statement equating communism to Christianity. He said that "communist ideo ...

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Martin Luther King and Israel

Martin Luther King and Israel

Today, our nation honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for his courageous advocacy of nonviolent activism on behalf of the civil rights of African Ameri ...

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What diversity means in the Catholic Church

What diversity means in the Catholic Church

When the pastor of a rural Minnesota Catholic church learned that three male musicians each claimed to be married to a man, he dismissed them. When o ...

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Pope Francis opens the door to Muslim invasion of Europe

Pope Francis opens the door to Muslim invasion of Europe

Not surprisingly, the purported head of the Catholic Church, Jorge Bergoglio, a.k.a Pope Francis, has ushered in 2018 with another denunciation of th ...

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EU to Turkey: We like you very much, but not in that way

EU to Turkey: We like you very much, but not in that way

In the presence of ecclesiastic and political dignitaries, the historic Bulgarian church of Sveti Stefan (Saint Stephen), overlooking the Golden Horn ...

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Congress calls on Egypt to stop persecution of Christians

Congress calls on Egypt to stop persecution of Christians

Armed men attacked Christian worshippers in Helwan, a Cairo suburb, on December 29. At least two gunmen attacked Coptic Christians leaving a worship ...

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The first year of Trump and Obama, compared

The first year of Trump and Obama, compared

There may be no issue which shows how far apart President Barack Obama and President Donald Trump are than religious liberty. The following is a chro ...

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The Future of Religious Minorities in the Middle East

The Future of Religious Minorities in the Middle East

A new strain of thought has developed in Sunni Muslim thinking: ethnic cleansing. It's not genocide, but it involves expelling non-Sunni populati ...

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The triumph of compassion and caring

The triumph of compassion and caring

A great blessing came into the world over two thousand years ago. Jesus was born in Bethlehem and grew up in Nazareth. He was a humble leader, prophe ...

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Hungarian PM defies EU: 'Our culture is the culture of life'

Hungarian PM defies EU: 'Our culture is the culture of life'

In an interview with Kossuth Radio, Hungarian official Miklos Soltesz said that his government has contributed to rebuilding some 5,500 churches and ...

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Texas AG issues opinion on firearms in churches

Texas AG issues opinion on firearms in churches

On Thursday, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton released an opinion that it is now legal to carry a loaded gun into churches so long as there are ...

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Jenny's homecoming miracle

Jenny's homecoming miracle

This is a time where we ought to renew our lives by looking back at the year that has passed and ask ourselves if we lived it well. Could we have don ...

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A Crucified Santa Claus stirs debate in New York City

A Crucified Santa Claus stirs debate in New York City

Robert Cenedella's "The Presence of Man," a painting of Santa Claus nailed to the Cross hovering over New York City, is now being displ ...

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It's that time of year again: What are we going to do about it?

It's that time of year again: What are we going to do about it?

Christmas is a time of year when we can hope for a real messiah, a moral leader to rise up and inspire us to live good, moral lives of integrity and ...

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What Americans think about 'Merry Christmas'

What Americans think about 'Merry Christmas'

The religious observance of Christmas appears to be decline, according to a survey conducted by the Pew Research Center. Pew found that 55 percent of ...

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The darkening world: did Christianity really destroy classical civilization?

The darkening world: did Christianity really destroy classical civilization?

Did Christians destroy the Classical world? A new scholarly attack on early Christianity. The Darkening Age: the Christian Destruction of the ...

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Demography and the end of Europe as we know it

Demography and the end of Europe as we know it

The Pew Research Centre, based in Washington DC, is in the middle of the Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures project, an initiative to analyse rel ...

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The real enemies of the West are 'virtuous people'

The real enemies of the West are 'virtuous people'

Jihad is a civilizational war against all things Kafir (non-Muslim), including holidays such as Christmas. The Islamic State has issued threats ...

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Ohio demands Christian parents provide gender reassignment for daughter

Ohio demands Christian parents provide gender reassignment for daughter

In the state of Ohio, social workers are asking a court to side with a teenage girl who is asking for gender reassignment treatment at a hospital ins ...

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Satanic grinches don't know the meaning of Christmas

Satanic grinches don't know the meaning of Christmas

Every year since the 1950s, San Jose has had a proud record of honoring Christmas with a grand display of Christmas trees. This year, however, a cont ...

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Catholic priest suggests doing away with 'Christmas'

Catholic priest suggests doing away with 'Christmas'

Rev. Desmond O’Donnell, a Catholic priest who also happens to be a psychologist and author, is calling on Christians of all denominations to ac ...

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Communism: 100 years of false religion

Communism: 100 years of false religion

November 7 marked the hundredth anniversary of the Russian Revolution, touching off worldwide events mourning or celebrating the event. At its centen ...

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The evil of divorce likened to euthanasia

The evil of divorce likened to euthanasia

On the Mary's Advocates website is an essay by Dr. Donald Asci, a professor of theology at Franciscan University at Steubenville. It ...

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The troubling address by Pope Francis at an American military cemetery

The troubling address by Pope Francis at an American military cemetery

On Thursday, November 2, Pope Francis traveled about 30 miles south of Rome to the site of the Sicily-Rome American Cemetery at Nettuno, administered ...

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How establishment media reacted to the weekend news

How establishment media reacted to the weekend news

How the media are reacting to this weekend's assaults: A practicing conservative Catholic goes on a killing spree in a neighborhood church, ki ...

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How to live a life of conscience

How to live a life of conscience

Imagine Juan, a local municipal official in the Philippines as he sat in the church alone. He was waiting for the priest and when Father Pepito came ...

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500 years later: what Martin Luther said about Jews

500 years later: what Martin Luther said about Jews

Five hundred years ago, Martin Luther nailed a list of grievances he had about the Catholic Church on the door of a cathedral in Germany. It was thus ...

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Inter-faith campus group defends Israel's right to exist

Inter-faith campus group defends Israel's right to exist

A delegation of Israeli Arabs who are fighting the delegitimization of the Jewish state on college campuses remain committed to sharing their message ...

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What happened to real diversity in Halloween costumes?

What happened to real diversity in Halloween costumes?

Every Halloween we are treated to an extensive array of Catholic costumes, usually featuring priests and nuns. Some of the selections are cute; some ...

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Trump takes the lead in aiding persecuted Christians

Trump takes the lead in aiding persecuted Christians

Vice President Pence's Wednesday night announcement is welcome news indeed. As he pointed out, while "radical Islamic terrorists" conti ...

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Star Parker: Time to eliminate anti-Catholic laws on education

Star Parker: Time to eliminate anti-Catholic laws on education

Today, the values transmitted in public schools are based on secular humanism. Why should Christian families, or families of any religion, be forced to swallow this?

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Paul Ryan roasts President Trump at annual charity dinner

Paul Ryan roasts President Trump at annual charity dinner

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) issued a series of jokes at the expense of President Donald Trump while speaking at the annual Alfred E. Smith Dinne ...

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If we accept that there is only one race, racism can be conquered

If we accept that there is only one race, racism can be conquered

On October 19, 2017, a judge orders government to facilitate abortion for seventeen-year old illegal immigrant known as the “new Jane Roe.&rdqu ...

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Journalist Lawrence O'Donnell owes John Kelly and Catholics an apology

Journalist Lawrence O'Donnell owes John Kelly and Catholics an apology

When a person makes a mean-spirited bigoted comment, he is not exculpated if he is a member of the group he disparages. What matters is not the biogr ...

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Catholic approval for Trump administration protection of religious liberty

Catholic approval for Trump administration protection of religious liberty

In early October, the U.S. government made two announcements affirming the importance of religious liberty in our country. First, the Attorney Gen ...

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Peace Cross ruled unconstitutional, endangering memorials nationwide

Peace Cross ruled unconstitutional, endangering memorials nationwide

In a case that has ramifications for memorials and cemeteries across the country, a three-judge court panel ruled on Wednesday that a World War I mem ...

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Star Parker: Trump understands the culture war

Star Parker: Trump understands the culture war

As the culture war in America rages, Trump understands the political dividends to be gained by clearly supporting traditional Christian values and unabashed American patriotism.

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Are unilateral no-fault divorces unconstitutional?

Are unilateral no-fault divorces unconstitutional?

Mary’s Advocates is inviting lawyers, researches, and divorce defendants to critique and copy a sample motion (HERE) asking a judge to say, &ld ...

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Congress wins bid to retain opening prayer

Congress wins bid to retain opening prayer

The Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF), a militant atheist organization, lost in its bid to offer a non-prayer invocation on the floor of the U. ...

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The Kingdom of Heaven is like a graduation day

The Kingdom of Heaven is like a graduation day

On two occasions around the year 2000, I attended graduations at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville Virginia. I watched these events from ...

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Christians refused service by gay coffee shop owner

Christians refused service by gay coffee shop owner

A dramatic amateur video recorded how a gay coffee shop owner in Seattle refused to provide service to a group of Christians on Sunday. The owner of ...

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A million Christians to pray for an end to Islamic terror

A million Christians to pray for an end to Islamic terror

This Saturday, October 7, over a million Catholics in Poland are expected to gather along Poland’s 2000-mile border in a massive rosary prayer ...

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Irishman Shay Cullen nominated for Nobel Peace prize

Irishman Shay Cullen nominated for Nobel Peace prize

The opening of the nomination letter to the Nobel Peace Prize awarding committee in Oslo, Norway made by Dr. Bärbel Kofler, the Commissioner of ...

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School kids urged to bring a bible to school on October 5

School kids urged to bring a bible to school on October 5

There's a movement across America that is growing larger and larger since its inception just 3 short years ago. It doesn't require money or a ...

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Star Parker: Roy Moore won because Americans know we're in a culture war

Star Parker: Roy Moore won because Americans know we're in a culture war

When Judge Moore associates the ongoing pointless violence around the nation, the chaos around the world, with moral decay, this touches a responsive chord among many citizens.

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Egyptian Muslims paid for every Christian girl taken into slavery

Egyptian Muslims paid for every Christian girl taken into slavery

Known only by a pseudonym, “G” is an Egyptian former Muslim who has admitted to abducting Coptic Christian girls and women to be sold as ...

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Spain's Golden Age was no picnic for Jews and Christians

Spain's Golden Age was no picnic for Jews and Christians

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Christians donate to sweet business in Holy Land

Christians donate to sweet business in Holy Land

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War: what is it good for?

War: what is it good for?

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Are you prepping for the coming Persecution?

Are you prepping for the coming Persecution?

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Star Parker: Judge Roy Moore is resonating

Star Parker: Judge Roy Moore is resonating

I hear from many that what is wrong is the loss of core Christian principles that once held our families together and gave meaning to young people as they started and built their lives.

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Pope Francis on the theology of work, idleness, and innovation

Pope Francis on the theology of work, idleness, and innovation

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Why the Alt-left is far more dangerous than white supremacists

Why the Alt-left is far more dangerous than white supremacists

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Spanish Hindu community offended by Catholic bishop

Spanish Hindu community offended by Catholic bishop

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Star Parker: Who defines hate?

Star Parker: Who defines hate?

According to the alt-left, peacefully preaching Christian gospel is an act of hate because part of this gospel chastises homosexual behavior as sinful.

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New book chronicles journey from Islam to atheism, and then to Christ

New book chronicles journey from Islam to atheism, and then to Christ

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Catholic bishops to examine racism within the Church

Catholic bishops to examine racism within the Church

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Martin Luther and the birth of the Self

Martin Luther and the birth of the Self

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Christian leader speaks on breaking the cycle of racism

Christian leader speaks on breaking the cycle of racism

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Evangelical pastor warns of plot against Trump

Evangelical pastor warns of plot against Trump

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White evangelicals' changing view toward same-sex marriage

White evangelicals' changing view toward same-sex marriage

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Vatican newspaper misrepresents Catholic/Evangelical Christian relations

Vatican newspaper misrepresents Catholic/Evangelical Christian relations

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Jesus Christ: The extremist

Jesus Christ: The extremist

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9/11 survivor seeks dismissal from state lawsuit -- NY AG says conservatives 'run their mouths'

9/11 survivor seeks dismissal from state lawsuit -- NY AG says conservatives 'run their mouths'

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Free speech on Facebook costs Michigan family their business

Free speech on Facebook costs Michigan family their business

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In a church without a roof, Syrian Christians offer thanksgiving

In a church without a roof, Syrian Christians offer thanksgiving

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Mike Pence headlines pro-Israel event

Mike Pence headlines pro-Israel event

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Catholics and Evangelicals: Together in defending freedom

Catholics and Evangelicals: Together in defending freedom

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Media smear groups defending Constitutional principles as 'hate groups'

Media smear groups defending Constitutional principles as 'hate groups'

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The inspiring faith and resilience of abused children

The inspiring faith and resilience of abused children

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Please be advised: Islam is indeed the problem

Please be advised: Islam is indeed the problem

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Independence Day should be for all: Free the unborn

Independence Day should be for all: Free the unborn

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SCOTUS checks anti-Catholicism in playground ruling

SCOTUS checks anti-Catholicism in playground ruling

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New book dispels secularists' contentions about Jesus and early Christians

New book dispels secularists' contentions about Jesus and early Christians

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Leftist hate-speech led to live-fire at a Virginia baseball field

Leftist hate-speech led to live-fire at a Virginia baseball field

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Byzantine Catholic monks mourn passing of Hieromonk Nicholas

Byzantine Catholic monks mourn passing of Hieromonk Nicholas

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President Trump is a blessing

President Trump is a blessing

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Poll: Christian refugees less likely to hold antisemitic views

Poll: Christian refugees less likely to hold antisemitic views

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Catholics and Muslims: Are they too close for comfort?

Catholics and Muslims: Are they too close for comfort?

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Christianity's falling numbers in England

Christianity's falling numbers in England

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Saint Paul's conversion and receiving Holy Communion in the hand

Saint Paul's conversion and receiving Holy Communion in the hand

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Lack of attention cost life of Wheaton College student in hammer throw event

Lack of attention cost life of Wheaton College student in hammer throw event

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Scholar resigns from Duke University after rebutting diversity re-education

Scholar resigns from Duke University after rebutting diversity re-education

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Chilling testimony of rape and murder at the hands of Muslim marauders

Chilling testimony of rape and murder at the hands of Muslim marauders

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The complex mosaic: Christians endangered in the Middle East

The complex mosaic: Christians endangered in the Middle East

Maronites, Copts, Melkites, Chaldeans: It is not easy to navigate among the various Christian communities in the Middle East, and explanations about their origins and differences are often unclear and confusing. This overview seeks to offer some clarity.

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Self-discipline and great books are the key to a great education

Self-discipline and great books are the key to a great education

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Gay organist admits to homophobic, Nazi graffiti hoax

Gay organist admits to homophobic, Nazi graffiti hoax

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