October 2008

Excellent Source for Info on the Election

by Steve Ray on October 29, 2008

For a good source for info on the election, on what each candidate stands for and videos and other helpful stuff, visit the Priests for Life Political Responsibility website here.

There is also an interesting video of President Kennedy with the Pope talking about Life!

At this site you can get this very helpful chart in both English and Spanish.

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We are in for trouble

by Steve Ray on October 29, 2008

“My friends, we live in the greatest nation in the history of the world.
I hope you’ll join with me as we try to change it.”
— Barack Obama

An interesting video — “Who is Barak Hussein Obama — Really?” Click here.

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Bravo Catholic Answers

by Steve Ray on October 28, 2008

On October 30th Catholic Answers’ “Catholic Voters Guide” will be displayed as a full page ad in USA Today Newspaper!

To learn more about the Voter’s Guide and to share it with others so they can be prepared next week, click here.

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Who’s This Little Guy?

October 26, 2008

Is he angry? No. Is he in pain? No. Is he filling his pants? No — well maybe. He is just wincing at the bright light in his new little eyes! Who is he? Scroll down or click here to find out.

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Embryonic Stem Cell Research from the Baby’s Point of View

October 26, 2008

One of the things that irritate me no end is the dishonesty of the media in confusing “adult” stem cell research with “embryonic” stem cell research. They love to say that Catholics–and in the recent situation–that John McCain, oppose “stem cell research.” Notice they use the generic “stem cell research” instead of making the distinction [...]

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Does the New Testament Suggest A Priesthood?

October 24, 2008

Here is an article written by a friend and fine young apologist named William Albrect. It was inspired by a question he received: “Hello Mr. Albrecht. A certain Joe Mizzi claims that there is no warrant for a priesthood in the New Testament. Here are the comments he makes in contention to this. This is [...]

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Paul is Killed and Buried: See the Sites Yourself!

October 21, 2008

Janet and I are still in Rome and today we took a taxi outside the city walls to pay our respects to the great Apostle to the Gentiles, the author of Scripture and martyr for the faith — Saul of Tarsus, turned Paul the Apostle. First we went to Tre Fontane where he was beheaded, [...]

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Sebastian Arrives

October 21, 2008

OLD NEWS: We got a call from home while here in Rome. It was 10:30 AM Rome time, 4:30 AM Michigan time. My daughter Cindy was going into delivery for a C-section to give birth to her 4th child and our 7th grandchild. She wanted to be surprised about the sex of the baby so [...]

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A New Conversion Story: Baptist to Catholic

October 21, 2008

Conversion Story Russell & Bonnie Yount From Disciples of Christ and Southern Baptist to Catholic

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Wanna Study the Bible?

October 21, 2008

Recently E-priest presented an article on how parishes can set up a great Catholic Bible Study. I write the studies for www.CatholicScriptureStudy.com. I have written Acts and Genesis and I’m now working on 1 and 2 Corinthians. E-priest gives excellent advice on how to start a study in your home, your group, or your parish. [...]

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How A Parish Conference Stirs Up Faith & Fervor

October 20, 2008

E-Priest has published an article about Parish Missions and Conferences. The letter uses me as an example in a parish mission I did with Fr. Monette and his parish in New Hampshire. You can read the article Parish Conference Stirs Up Faith and Fervor which explains how priests can organize a mission for their parish. [...]

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Speaking on St. Paul in Rome

October 19, 2008

I will be speaking on “St. Paul’s Conversion” at the Regina Apostolorum University in Rome on Wednesday afternoon at 3:30 PM. It is a privilege to speak on St. Paul in the city where he was twice imprisoned, to which he wrote an important epistle and from which he wrote at least five of his [...]

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Archbishop Chaput on Obama’s Little Murders

October 19, 2008

It is great to see our bishops step up to the plate! More and more are doing so and we much praise and support them for their efforts. To read this important perspective on Obama and his pro-death position, click here and pass it on.

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Mary, Saints, Worship & Salvation

October 19, 2008

Mary, Saints, Worship & Salvation by Steve Ray Catholic are often accused of “worshipping” Mary, the Saints, icons, statues and the like. “Bowing before a statue must certainly be worship,” says the Evangelical who has rejected images (only of a certain kind, as we shall see later). It may be inconsistent with his own practice, [...]

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Catholic Answers’ Promo Video Clip

October 18, 2008

Catholic Answers has just uploaded a 15 minute video about their ministry with all of its facets. It explains their work of Catholic evangelism and ministry. I endorse Catholic Answers! You can see their video here.

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Mystery Photos: Where Are We?

October 17, 2008

Janet and I are travelling through Biblical Lands with Catholic Answers — guiding and giving talks with Karl Keating and Jimmy Akin. Jimmy has been posting Mystery Photos for his bloggers so they can guess where we are throughout the pilgrimage. Enjoy his posts and join in the guessing at http://www.jimmyakin.org.

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