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  • Our Lord works 2nd Eucharistic Miracle to confound Kasperite Heretics

    04/15/2016 1:12:47 PM PDT · by BlatherNaut · 15 replies
    From Rome ^ | 4/13/16 | From Rome
    Rome, April 13, 2016: Our Most High Lord Jesus Christ, who in His Great and Authentic Mercy keeps His promise to us, His Faithful, on a daily basis: Lo, I am with you all days until the consummation of the age, Mt 28:20, has worked another Eucharistic Miracle to confound the heretical proposals of Cardinal Kasper and Team Bergoglio. NOTE WELL: This Miracle, which proves the promise of Our Lord in Matthew, chapter 28, 20, is to remind us of what Our Lord said in the same passage, regarding remaining faithful to Him! The Great Commission (Mt. 16-20) 16 And...
  • 'A Miracle': Idaho Pastor Who Prayed with Ted Cruz Survives Shot to the Skull

    03/07/2016 3:11:46 PM PST · by Kaslin · 30 replies
    PJ Media ^ | March 7, 2013 | Tyler O'Neil
    Idaho churchgoers have witnessed a miracle. Less than 24 hours after praying with Ted Cruz, pastor Tim Remington was shot six times in the skull, shoulder, hip, and lung. Nevertheless, he is projected to make a surprising recovery. A manhunt is underway for shooting suspect Kyle Andrew Odom.Roger Crigger, a friend of the Remington family, could barely contain his excitement about the miraculous recovery. He posted on Facebook late Sunday evening: Shot six times and not ONE vital hit. One of the bullets TRIED to enter the brain but stopped at the skull, one of the bullets busted his hip,...
  • “Dead” Baby Boy Miraculously Wakes Up Just Before He’s Cremated

    02/11/2016 9:55:16 PM PST · by kathsua · 11 replies
    Life News ^ | Feb 11, 2016 | Micaiah Bilger
    When his premature baby boy was declared dead, his father wrapped him in layers of cloth and took his body to the morgue. But 15 hours later, workers at the Chinese morgue heard moaning and discovered that the baby boy was alive. According to Fox 32, citing a Chinese news report, the baby boy woke up after spending more than half a day in a 10-degree Pan’an morgue in the eastern province of Zhejiang, China. The baby boy, whose name is An An, was born prematurely in January, weighing just 3 pounds, according to The Daily Mail. He spent several...
  • I, Pencil

    01/28/2016 12:40:13 PM PST · by TBP · 29 replies
    The Freeman ^ | December 1958 | Leonard Read
    I, Pencil A Simple Instrument Teaches a Profound Lesson Leonard E. Read I am a lead pencil—the ordinary wooden pencil familiar to all boys and girls and adults who can read and write.* * My official name is “Mongol 482.” My many ingredients are assembled, fabricated, and finished by Eberhard Faber Pencil Company. Writing is both my vocation and my avocation; that’s all I do. You may wonder why I should write a genealogy. Well, to begin with, my story is interesting. And, next, I am a mystery— more so than a tree or a sunset or even a flash...
  • Israel;the Miracle Nation...pt 1

    Remember the days of old, consider the years of many generations: ask thy father, and he will shew thee; thy elders, and they will tell thee. When the Most High divided to the nations their inheritance, when he separated the sons of Adam, he set the bounds of the people according to the number of the children of Israel. For the Lord’s portion is his people; Jacob is the lot of his inheritance.(Deuteronomy 32:7-9)It is an undeniable fact that the Nation and People of Israel are unique among all people’s of the world. The Jews truly stand alone, even if...
  • Mother Teresa to Be Sainted After 2nd Miracle Declared: Vatican

    12/18/2015 7:34:57 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 34 replies
    NBC News ^ | 12/18/2015 | by CLAUDIO LAVANGA and ALASTAIR JAMIESON
    ROME — Mother Teresa, who dedicated her life to helping India's poor, will be made a saint in the Roman Catholic Church, the Vatican said Friday. She will likely be canonized in September to coincide with the 19th anniversary of her death and Pope Francis' Holy Year of Mercy, according to an Italian Catholic newspaper report. The pontiff marked his 79th birthday on Thursday by approving a decree that the nun had performed a second miracle 11 years after her death, the Vatican confirmed in a statement. She was beatified in 2003 as Blessed Teresa of Calcutta for healing an...
  • Found: Slab With Hebrew Inscription Where Bible Says Jesus Performed "Miracle Of The Swine"

    12/17/2015 6:44:34 AM PST · by Biggirl · 35 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | December 17, 2015 | Deborah Danan
    Israeli archaeologists discovered a 1,500-year-old slab of marble with Hebrew inscriptions (pictured) by Kursi near the Sea of Galilee in Israel’s north, reaffirming a Jewish presence at what Christians believe to be the location of Jesus’ “Miracle of the Swine.”
  • FESTIVUS FRIDAY

    12/11/2015 6:22:38 AM PST · by Paul46360 · 74 replies
    today | ME
    In light of the approaching and also current Jewish holiday season..for those you that need an Airing of Grievances today..please post away..
  • Shooting north of Jerusalem ends with 'miracle'

    12/03/2015 3:06:18 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 3 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 3/12/15 | Ari Yashar
    An Arab terrorist opened fire on a car in the Binyamin region of Samaria just north of Jerusalem on Thursday night, causing no wounds but inflicting damage on the vehicle according to the driver. The incident took place between Kokhav Ya'akov and Psagot, and in it the windows of the car wer shattered by the gunfire. Large IDF and police forces were deployed to track down the attacker, and sections of the road were closed to traffic. ..... pics The attack comes shortly after a stabbing at the Damascus Gate of Jerusalem's Old City, in which a Border Police officer...
  • Marriage Is a Miracle! A Homily for the 27th Sunday of the Year

    10/04/2015 7:13:50 AM PDT · by Salvation · 5 replies
    Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 10-03-15 | Msgr. Charles Pope
    Marriage Is a Miracle! A Homily for the 27th Sunday of the Year Msgr. Charles Pope • October 3, 2015 • Both today’s first reading and the gospel speak to us of the miracle of marriage. If your marriage is working even reasonably well, it is a miracle! We live in an age that is poisonous to marriage. Many people look for marriage to be ideal, and if there is any ordeal, they want a new deal. Our culture says, if it doesn’t work out, bail out. Thus, successful marriages today are a miracle. But marriages are also a miracle...
  • 'It's a miracle': Teen girl survives plane crash, hikes out

    07/14/2015 8:21:56 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 22 replies
    KOMO ^ | Martha Bellisle
    A 16-year-old girl survived a small-plane crash that killed her step-grandparents in the rugged mountains of north-central Washington state and then hiked through thick forest to safety in what a rescuer called a miracle. Searchers still are looking for the wreckage, but Autumn Veatch says Leland and Sharon Bowman of Marion, Montana, died in Saturday's crash, according to Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers, who spoke with the girl. "She said they were flying in the clouds, and in an instant, it opened up and there was the mountain, and they crashed into the trees," Rogers told The Associated Press in...
  • Texas Teen Says He Saw Jesus Before Being Revived

    05/15/2015 6:24:57 PM PDT · by concernedcitizen76 · 49 replies
    CBS 11 News Fort Worth ^ | March 15, 2015 | CBS 11 News Fort Worth
    FORT WORTH(CBSDFW.COM) Doctors cant seem to explain it, but one Texas family is sure it was the hand of God that brought their son back to life. 17-year-old Zack Clements is a strong, healthy and outgoing high school athlete. He goes to school and plays football at Victory Life Academy in Brownwood, Texas. It was there last week the teen suddenly collapsed while running in P.E. class. He was rushed to the hospital where doctors worked to revive him. According to Clements, they said I was without a heart beat for 20 minutes. When doctors finally got a pulse,...
  • Woman Survives Stoning in Syria: Alleged Adultress Walks Away From Horrific Isis Death Sentence

    05/06/2015 6:28:22 PM PDT · by concernedcitizen76 · 22 replies
    Inquisitr ^ | January 30, 2015 | Sean Mahoney
    A Syrian woman accused of adultery, and sentenced by ISIS to death by stoning, has survived the wicked and cruel punishment. The Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, proclaimed the Syrian town of Raqa its capital after invading it, as well as many other areas in Iraq and Syria, last summer. With already vicious laws against women throughout much of the Middle East, the notoriously brutal and often sickening treatment of women and children by ISIS certainly hasnt made life any more forgiving for women in those occupied areas. In a miracle of sorts, however, one woman facing jihadist...
  • MIRACULOUS - Divine Intervention [Charismatic Caucus]

    03/25/2015 2:11:31 PM PDT · by Jedediah
    Situational change comes when My Spirit enters where there has been limitations invoked by lies and it is as My Spirit of TRUTH dis-lodges(evicts) this strongman that TRUTH REIGNS SUPREME and divine creative intervention restores (( ( KINGDOM REIGN ) ))and "Reality" , So that Grace "IS" the Cornerstone and Mercy flows freely creating "THE MIRACULOUS"(pressed down shaken together and flowing over). . . Matthew 8:15 15 He touched her hand and the fever "left" her; and she got up and began waiting on Him. Matthew 12:13 13 Then he said to the man, Stretch out your hand. So he...
  • Bryson update

    03/17/2015 8:14:28 PM PDT · by knarf · 42 replies
    The Holy Spirit ^ | March 17, 2015 | knarf, proud pappy
    Off the meds, off the ventolater, eating formula and ..
  • Baby found alive in car 14 hours after crash in Utah river

    03/08/2015 6:25:21 PM PDT · by Paid_Russian_Troll · 14 replies
    SPANISH FORK, Utah (AP) A baby survived a car crash in a frigid Utah river after being strapped in a car seat upside-down for about 14 hours before being found by a fisherman, officers said. The 18-month-old girl's condition was upgraded from critical to stable but critical condition at a Salt Lake City hospital, but her 25-year-old mother, Lynn Groesbeck of Springville, was found dead in the car, police said Sunday.
  • US hockey team's Miracle on Ice was 35 years ago; seems like yesterday for Mike Eruzione

    02/18/2015 6:45:53 AM PST · by TurboZamboni · 25 replies
    fox ^ | 2-18-15 | ap
    LAKE PLACID, N.Y. It's been more than three decades since his landmark goal became the centerpiece of the U.S. Olympic hockey team's Miracle on Ice. For 60-year-old Mike Eruzione, it still seems like only yesterday. Eruzione says he's doing something every week that's associated with 1980, the year he scored a game-winning goal against the Soviet Union in the medal round at the Lake Placid Winter Olympics. It was a bunch of college kids matched up against one of the best teams in hockey history. The United States triumphed with an improbable comeback 35 years ago.
  • Nebraska grandma wakes from coma four hours before family planned to end life support

    01/30/2015 10:36:34 PM PST · by Colofornian · 23 replies
    NYDailyNews.com ^ | Jan. 30, 2015 | Nina Golgowski
    In what's being called a Christmas 'miracle' by Teri Robert's family, just hours before they planned to end her life on Dec. 22, the beloved wife, mother and grandmother opened her eyes. Roberts still faces an uphill battle after she lost four of her limbs from her illness. Teri Roberts' grieving family had already come to terms with her likely death, planning to turn off her ventilator, when they say a "miracle" happened. The 56-year-old wife, mother and grandmother, had been in a spiraling coma for 12 days when just four hours before her family planned to pull the plug,...
  • For Advent: Wedding at Cana, Garden in Eden

    12/22/2014 7:34:14 PM PST · by Salvation · 153 replies
    SalvationHistory.com ^ | not given | SalvationHistory.com
    Wedding at Cana, Garden in Eden Lesson Goals:1. To appreciate the Old Testament symbolism that forms the deep background to the Gospel account of the wedding feast at Cana.2. To understand how Mary is depicted as a “New Eve” in this account.3. To appreciate the importance of the Old Testament marriage symbolism for John’s recounting of the “sign” at Cana. Lesson Outline:        I.        Mary in the Gospel of John                      A.        First Reading                      B.        Sign of a New Creation      II.        The Mother of Jesus                      A.        Scolding Mary?                      B.        Woman of Revelation      III.        The New Eve                      A.        Mother of All...
  • PRAYERS PLEASE: Necrotizing fasciitis eating 6-yr-old boy's face

    02/21/2006 1:15:09 AM PST · by Veto! · 40 replies · 2,650+ views
    KIRO-TV ^ | 2/21/2006 | KIRO-TV
    Bellingham Boy Fighting Flesh-Eating Bacteria SEATTLE, Wash. -- What started as a 'fat lip' from a fall, now has a local 6 year old Jake Finkbonner fighting to survive. The boy has necrotizing faciitis, a bacteria that is attacking his face. His family says the bacteria was consuming him before their eyes. The infection is so aggressive, antibiotics aren't enough. Hes had three surgeries so far to try to save his life. Jakes father, Donny, (says)......all of us are praying for him, and were just in Gods hands. Jakes mother, Elsa says, he didnt have any facial features that were...
  • Woman who had no pulse for 45 minutes makes full recovery; doctors call miraculous

    11/09/2014 4:43:23 PM PST · by Aliska · 59 replies
    WPTV West Palm Beach ^ | November 7, 2014 | Sun Sentinel , Distributed by MCT Information Services
    BOCA RATON, Fla. - Ruby Graupera-Cassimiro had gone 45 minutes without a pulse when doctors called her family into the operating room and told them there was nothing more they could do. A team of more than a dozen doctors and nurses had been working desperately to revive her. But now they'd lost hope that the 40-year-old Deerfield Beach woman, whose heart had given out without warning after a routine C-section at Boca Raton Regional Hospital, was going to make it. Devastated, Graupera-Cassimiro's husband, mother and sister said goodbye to her just hours after they'd welcomed a healthy baby girl....
  • Prayer for Miracle

    10/16/2014 6:38:49 AM PDT · by huldah1776 · 49 replies
    October 16, 2014 | Huldah1776
    Please ask the Lord Jesus to reach down and heal the kidneys, liver, and heart of my son's stepmom. Long story there, but his younger half-sister is only 21 and having to make the medical decisions for her mom who had a bad reaction to meds and was found dead at work on Friday night. She was revived but with serious complications. They are trying to give her dialysis but her heart keeps going into arrythmia. Doc said in 12 years he does not believe she will survive.
  • Blood of San Gennaro Liquefies -- VIDEO

    09/19/2014 11:22:35 AM PDT · by Arthur McGowan · 362 replies
    Fr. Z's Blog ^ | September 18, 2014 | Fr. Zuhlsdorg
    The Blood of Saint Januarius liquefied this year.
  • Joan Rivers Being Brought Out of Medically Induced Coma

    08/31/2014 6:22:23 PM PDT · by stars & stripes forever · 139 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | August 31, 2014 | Eli Rosenberg , Bill Hutchinson
    Refusing to buckle to her worst fears, Joan Rivers daughter is keeping her fingers crossed that a miracle will bring the 81-year-old comedic legend back from the brink of death.
  • How did this miracle baby survive her twins miscarriage, AND an abortion pill?

    07/16/2014 2:19:16 PM PDT · by NYer · 10 replies
    Life Site News ^ | July 16, 2014 | JOHN JALSEVAC
    By all accounts, Megan Hui shouldn’t be alive. When her mom, Michelle, was six weeks and two days pregnant she began bleeding, and multiple scans confirmed that she had miscarried. But what Michelle and her doctors didn’t know was that she was pregnant with twins, and she had only lost one of the babies. That oversight nearly cost Megan her life, when doctors prescribed mifepristone, a drug that is normally used to cause an abortion, in order to empty out the uterus and ensure that the miscarriage was complete. Days after taking the drug, however, Michelle took a pregnancy test...
  • Man Sees the Apocalypse in Miracle Whip Commercial

    06/19/2014 3:46:35 PM PDT · by Jack Hydrazine · 39 replies
    The Bilerico Project ^ | 10JUN2014 | Bill Browning
    <p>"The Third Eagle of the Apocalypse" is a...crazy man who considers himself a prophet ordained by Jeebus. The guy is obviously off his rocker, but sometimes his videos are amusing in the same way monkeys throwing shit makes kids giggle at the zoo.</p>
  • Dog Survives 16-Story Fall

    06/15/2014 3:35:20 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 8 replies
    NBC Miami ^ | Saturday, Jun 14, 2014
    A Fort Lauderdale Maltipoo may not be a cat with nine lives, but certainly is quite lucky after falling 16 stories and surviving. The dog, named Susie, fell through a hole on one of the upper floors of the Southpoint condo building at 3400 Galt Ocean Drive. Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue discovered the dog had fallen through a pipe chase down approximately 16 stories and landed on a piece of concrete in the pipe chase on the second floor. Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue cut holes above and below the second floor to try to get to the dog and after...
  • The Night I was Nearly Beaten to Death

    06/06/2014 12:54:01 PM PDT · by LibertyGirl14
    Tavern Keepers ^ | 6/6/2014 | Guest Contributor
    Like Hillary Clinton, Attorney General Martha Coakley also has a book coming out. And by sheer coincidence both books have the same title -- "Hard Choices." Who would have thought that possible? Yet, when you think about it, both women have a lot in common. Actually Coakley really does not have a book coming out -- we just said that. But she could have, given how much the two are alike. They even dress alike.
  • Costa Rican a celebrity after certified miracle

    04/19/2014 3:27:33 PM PDT · by CorporateStepsister · 57 replies
    Associated Press ^ | April 19, 2014 | JAVIER CORDOBA
    TRES RIOS, Costa Rica (AP) On a warm spring day, Floribeth Mora was in her bed waiting to die from a seemingly inoperable brain aneurysm when her gaze fell upon a photograph of Pope John Paul II in a newspaper. "Stand up," Mora recalls the image of the pope saying to her. "Don't be afraid." Mora, her doctors and the Catholic Church say her aneurysm disappeared that day in a miracle that cleared the way for the late pope to be declared a saint on April 27 in a ceremony at the Vatican where Mora will be a guest...
  • In Case Anyone Cares: Team USA over Russia 3-2 in Men's Olympic Hockey

    02/15/2014 8:02:03 AM PST · by hoagy62 · 48 replies
    2/15/14 | Hoagy62
    Team USA won against Russia in Olmpics Men's Ice Hockey this morning after regular time had run out, as well as a 5-minute overtime period. A shootout finally determined who won, with T.J. Oshie of the St. Louis Blues (hometown: Everett, WA) scoring the winning goal.
  • Premature newborn was pronounced dead: but then doctors gave him to his mother to hold

    01/12/2014 4:38:54 PM PST · by BulletBobCo · 40 replies
    Life Site News ^ | May 31, 2013 | Lauren Enriquez
    A premature newborn in Australia, born along with his twin sister at just 27 weeks gestation and weighing in at only two pounds, was pronounced dead by his physician after medical staff tried for twenty minutes to revive him. Jamie Ogg, now a little over three years old, is alive today only because of the undying love and affection of his mother. According to the U.K.s Daily Mail, when Jamie was pronounced dead, the doctor handed him to his mother, Kate, so that she could say goodbye to her son. Kate took Jamie into her arms and tearfully caressed her...
  • [CATHOLIC CAUCUS] The Church is A Miracle

    05/23/2010 12:40:46 PM PDT · by GonzoII · 34 replies · 390+ views
    adw.org ^ | May 20 2010 | Msgr. Charles Pope
    May20 The Church is A MiracleBy: Msgr. Charles Pope If the Church were depending on human beings to exist and stay unified how long do think she would have lasted? Probably about twenty minutes, max! There are no governments or nations that have lasted 2000 years. Very little else in this world can claim such antiquity and even if it does can it claim to have remained essentially unchanged in its dogma or teaching? The Catholic Church is one, even after 2000 years. An unbroken line of Popes back to Peter and an unbroken line of succession for all...
  • Jobless Claims - The Economic Miracle That Wasn't

    12/29/2013 5:32:29 PM PST · by Nachum · 10 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 12/29/13 | tyler durden
    The noise in the jobless claims data over the past few months has been unprecedented and yet the impressive jump lower in recent weeks has been trumpeted as the all-clear for Tapering and as a signal that the recovery is 'real' this time. Except, thanks to a huge 'glitch' in Florida's new CONNECT unemployment claims website, the data is completely FUBAR... Via The Miami Herald, The story so far... Floridas ongoing claims for unemployment benefits plummeted to the lowest level in six years from mid-October to early December. The average of 20,000 fewer weekly claims from the prior nine weeks...
  • Police: Bat Yam Bus Bomb Was a Terror Attack

    12/22/2013 7:34:57 AM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 6 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 22/12/13 | David Lev
    Passengers on a bus in Bat Yam where a bomb exploded Sunday afternoon attributed the fact that no one was killed to a miracle. Police said that based on their initial investigation, the explosion on the number 240 bus from Bnai Brak to Bat Yam was due to a bomb placed by Arab terrorists. One person a police bomb squad officer was injured as he approached a suspicious package on the bus. A spokesperson for the Dan Bus Company said that there twelve passengers on the bus when a passenger alerted the driver that there was a suspicious...
  • Doctors Give Baby Zero Chance at Survival, He Gives Parents a Christmas Miracle

    12/20/2013 2:04:11 PM PST · by NYer · 21 replies
    Life News ^ | December 20, 2013 | Nancy Flanders
    Aaron and Amy Vawter were eagerly awaiting the arrival of their second bundle of joy. Already parents to Micah, then 18 months, the couple went to have the routine 20 week ultrasound done for baby number two when doctors discovered some frightening problems with their babys heart. They were referred to a specialist at Seattle Childrens Hospital, where the prognosis for their baby only worsened.They could only see three chambers of his heart, explains Amy, three days of testing, hours of ultrasounds head to toe with three hours spent just on his heart. And at the end of it all...
  • Pope approves miracle attributed to American nun

    12/18/2013 3:30:57 PM PST · by NYer · 44 replies
    Vatican Radio ^ | December 18, 2013
    (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has approved the attribution a miraculous healing to the intercession of a young American nun, opening the way to her beatification. Born and raised in New Jersey, Miriam Teresa Demjanovich (1901-1927) entered the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth in 1926 and died one year later, taking her religious vows one month before her death.The miracle that opens the way for the beatification of Miriam Teresa Demjanovich involves the restoration of perfect vision to a boy who had gone legally blind because of macular degeneration. Silvia Correale, the postulator for Sr Teresas cause in Rome, said...
  • Man survives 60 hours at bottom of Atlantic, rescued after finding air pocket [w/-video]

    12/05/2013 6:14:20 PM PST · by daniel1212 · 36 replies
    FOX News Network ^ | December 04, 2013 | Associated Press
    GOS, Nigeria Entombed at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean in an upended tugboat for three days, Harrison Odjegba Okene begged God for a miracle. The Nigerian cook survived by breathing an ever-dwindling supply of oxygen in an air pocket. The other 11 seaman aboard the Jascon 4 died... It was a shock for the diver while he was down there looking for bodies, and we (in the control room) shot back when the hand grabbed him on the screen." Okene kept faith with the psalm he recited, that promises to "give thanks in your name, Lord," at a...
  • What the Secular Media Doesn't Know about Pope Francis

    09/22/2013 3:41:39 PM PDT · by Zakeet · 48 replies
    American Thinker ^ | September 22, 2013 | Alicia Colon
    In recent columns in the mainstream press, columnists have been distorting gleefully the Pope's recent statements to make it appear he's the liberal that will bring the Catholic Church in line with their own agenda. (See: What the Pope really said.) In actuality, Pope Francis is no more likely to approve gay marriage or homosexual activity than any other pope. If the media were less agenda-driven, they would be trying to debunk a miracle that defies explanation and which involves Pope Francis when he was a bishop in Argentina in 1996. For many Christians, Holy Communion is a symbolic...
  • Saint Sharbel

    08/25/2013 7:49:55 PM PDT · by haveittodayray · 2 replies
    Research on History of St. Sharbel ^ | 8/24/2013 | Ray Lanfear
    History of St. Sharbel
  • Sheriff's deputy describes mysterious priest

    08/09/2013 10:33:30 AM PDT · by bronxville · 12 replies
    youtube ^ | 8/9/2013 | bronxville
    Youtube comment - "Merci Cure of Ars Saint John Marie Vianney, feast Day 8/4. Deo Gratias." Paraphrasing: The diocese of the city of Missouri has not located the priest involved, and out of repect for any priest who may have been involved who does not wish to come forward, the diocese has decided it will not investigate this incident. The diocese would like to say it's grateful that a priest was able to excercise his ministry in this manner and requests prayers for the healing of the victim and prayers of thanks.
  • Beacons of Light: Louis and Zelie Martin (Therese of Lisieux's mom and dad to be canonized)

    07/14/2013 3:55:29 PM PDT · by Mrs. Don-o · 11 replies
    Into the West ^ | July 13, 2013 | Philip Kosloski
    Louis and Zelie Martin On May 21st the tribunal in Valencia completed a pivotal stage in the process of canonization for Blessed Louis and Zelie Martin. This couple, the parents of the greatest Saint of modern times Therese of Lisieux,[Therese of Lisieux link] needs one more miracle to confirm their union with their daughter in the company of canonized Saints. That miracle appears to have already taken place. A baby girl, doomed to die on account of numerous maladies, was miraculously healed through their intercession in 2008 in Valencia. Inspired and assisted by local Carmelite nuns, the parents of little...
  • Vatican theologians approve second miracle of John Paul II

    06/20/2013 6:07:23 AM PDT · by NYer · 2 replies
    cna ^ | June 19, 2013
    Pope John Paul II Visits United Nations. Credit: UN Photo/Evan Schneider. Vatican City, Jun 19, 2013 / 12:19 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Theologians at the Congregation for the Causes of Saints have approved a second miracle granted through the intercession of Blessed John Paul II, moving him closer to being declared a saint. “The proclamation of his sainthood needs only the approval of the commission of cardinals and bishops and the final signature of Pope Francis,” Italian news agency ANSA reported June 18. Before Blessed John Paul II can be canonized, the Congregation must formally approve the miracle and present...
  • Nigerian cook survives two days under sea in shipwreck air bubble

    06/12/2013 11:05:59 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 16 replies
    Reuters ^ | Wed Jun 12, 2013 | Joe Buck
    After two days trapped in freezing cold water and breathing from an air bubble in an upturned tugboat under the ocean, Harrison Okene was sure he was going to die. Then a torch light pierced the darkness. Ship's cook Okene, 29, was on board the Jascon-4 tugboat when it capsized on May 26 due to heavy Atlantic ocean swells around 30 km (20 miles) off the coast of Nigeria, while stabilizing an oil tanker filling up at a Chevron platform. SNIP Somehow Okene survived, breathing inside a four foot high bubble of air as it shrunk in the waters slowly...
  • The Miracle of Dunkirk: 70 years on -- (May 1940, 300,000 British troops saved by miracle)

    05/28/2013 11:43:55 AM PDT · by xzins · 45 replies
    ChristiansTogether.net ^ | 28 May 13 | David E. Gardner
    The Miracle of Dunkirk: 70 years on In what is still called 'the Miracle of Dunkirk' the story is told of how over 300,000 British troops were snatched from the beaches of France in an operation that was so fraught with dangers that success can only be attributed to a miraculous combination of circumstances. by David E. Gardner MAY 1940 was a time of grave crisis for the British Empire and for the whole civilised world. On 10 May Hitler had launched his blitzkrieg against the Low Countries and France. By the end of the second week in May...
  • The Miracle of Dunkirk: 70 years on

    05/27/2013 12:37:33 AM PDT · by Ron C. · 25 replies
    Christians Together ^ | unknown | David E. Gardner
    In the early days of May 1940 German panzer forces overran Belgium and France, trapping the bulk of the British army against the sea effectively creating what could have become the greatest military disaster in British history. But God heard the prayers of the people of England, and soon many of those same people participated in what has become known as 'The Miracle at Dunkirk.' There are many places to read about this historical event but too often most accounts leave out the strong evidence that the Hand of God played a large part of the story. That...
  • Vatican declares healing of Colorado Springs boy a miracle after prayers to German nun

    04/16/2013 12:15:42 PM PDT · by Mrs. Don-o · 7 replies
    WND ^ | April 16, 2013 | Electa Draper
    Mother Theresia Bonzel, who founded the Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration in Germany, in 1863, is scheduled for beatification in November a step toward sainthood as a result of boy's miraculous recovery. The wheels of canonization grind slowly, but a German nun who lived 100 years ago could be named a saint because the Vatican believes a Colorado Springs boy experienced a miracle in 1999.Two Colorado Spring nuns prayed to Bonzel on behalf of 4-year-old Luke Burgie, and the events that followed over the next 14 years have been closely scrutinized and investigated...
  • Inflation Calls BS on the China "Miracle"

    03/21/2013 9:28:15 AM PDT · by Nachum · 7 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 3/21/13 | Phoenix Capital Research
    The following is an excerpt from a client letter published in early March. As noted previous articles the global central banks have begun to realize that the success of their reflationary efforts has resulted in yet another speculative bubble in asset classes, specifically stocks and real estate. Nowhere are these issues more evident today than in China. Many commentators have spent a great deal of ink proclaiming China to be the next great economic power. While it is true China has seen dramatic improvements in its economy over the last 30 years, my view has been and remains that most...
  • Terror Victim Makes Miraculous Recovery

    12/09/2012 3:13:24 PM PST · by Eleutheria5
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 10/12/12 | Elad Benari
    The wife of an Israeli singer who was critically wounded in an Arab attack during the IDFs Operation Pillar of Defense has made a miraculous recovery. Ziona Kalla, wife of singer Itzik Kalla, was sitting in a car driven by her daughter when it was ambushed by Arabs near the community of Beitar Illit. During the attack, firebombs were thrown at the car and it was pelted with rocks. One of the rocks smashed the windshield and hit Kallas head. She was taken to the Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital in Jerusalem where she was hospitalized in intensive care, suffering from...
  • President Omits God from Thanksgiving Address for Fourth Straight Year

    11/23/2012 2:02:58 PM PST · by John Semmens · 19 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 23 Nov 2012 | John Semmens
    The fourth year of President Obamas reign maintained his traditional omission of God from the Thanksgiving address to the nation. This break from his predecessors was vigorously defended by First Lady Michelle Obama. Why should God get the credit for blessings that He had no part in creating? Michelle asked. Its federal farm programs that ensure a robust harvest each year. Its the FDA that guarantees the food we put on our tables is safe to eat. And its the generous expansion of eligibility for Food Stamps that has enabled even the poorest among us the opportunity to enjoy an...
  • Medicine Is In Your Mouth

    10/12/2012 12:03:36 AM PDT · by Frank Broom · 7 replies
    10-12-12 | Frank Broom
    One of the most important things people overlook in dealing with sickness is what they speak out of their mouth. You can't just speak anything because your words have an effect on your body. In the book of James he says, if you offend not in word, you are able to bridle your whole body. He also goes on to say your tongue is like the rudder of a ship, so if you want to go from sickness to healing then you are going to have to set your tongue to healing and not sickness. In 1Peter 3:10 he says,...