December 2008

Steve on LIFE ON THE ROCK

December 11, 2008

If you get a chance, tune in to EWTN’s Life on the Rock tonight (Thursday) at 8 PM Eastern time. I (Steve Ray) will be on live with Fr. Mark. You can even listen on-line. It airs live on Thursday at 8 PM Eastern and has encore shows Friday 1 AM, Friday 1 PM, Sunday [...]

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Amazing Grace

December 10, 2008

This is a very beautiful production and moving rendition of Amazing Grace. I especially like the bagpipes and the setting — which looks like the Colloseum in Rome. It starts out slow but really gains momento and decibels once these guys get going. Click here and enjoy!

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Why I Finally Cancelled My Subscription to NEWSWEEK

December 10, 2008

OK, I’ve had enough. This week’s cover story in Newsweek is the straw that broke the camel’s back. I will no longer support this kind of crap nor allow it in my house. (Cover: The Religious Case for Gay Marriage) If they want to publish this kind of propoganda story they can find someone else [...]

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Band of Gays for Obama

December 10, 2008

Obama ‘proud’ to have homosexual band march in inaugural parade Washington DC, Dec 10, 2008 / 04:48 pm (CNA).- President-elect Barack Obama and Vice President-elect Joe Biden have officially invited the Lesbian and Gay Band Association to march in the Inaugural Parade. One of the association’s web sites reports that the group will also march [...]

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Bishops, Please Act Courageously

December 9, 2008

Catholic World New: Biden’s new bishop will not confront him http://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=1352 Bishop W. Francis Malooly, newly installed leader of the Wilmington, Delaware diocese in which vice-president-elect Joseph Biden lives, has said that he will not confront Biden on the abortion issue. “My own conscience tells me that I have a better chance of helping someone [...]

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Worst Kind of Conversion Experience

December 9, 2008

Torture Imposed on Muslim Converts to Christianity He sat in my office, a Turkish scholar and theologian who helps people who are tortured for their faith. According to Ziya Meral, it’s the converts from Islam to Christianity who are some of the most forsaken on Earth. Beth Young, an English professor, on the campus of [...]

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Roy Schoeman’s Pictures

December 7, 2008

Roy Schoeman, Jewish convert and author of “Salvation is from the Jews“. Roy joined us on our last pilgrimage to the Holy Land and gave some great talks. But he also took some great pictures. Here is a link to the beautiful pictures Roy took along the way. Enjoy!

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Resist the Freedom of Choice Act

December 4, 2008

This is a no-brainer and very quick to do (if you haven’t already). Just click the link – or copy/paste – and sign. http://www.fightfoca.com/

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Steve on EWTN’s Life of the Rock: Dec 11

December 2, 2008

Fr. Mark from EWTN’s Life on the Rock just invited me to be his guest on Life on the Rock Thursday, December 11. I accepted. (Picture: Steve and Fr. Mark swapping hats in Bethlehem.) He joined us as a spiritual director on our November pilgrimage to the Holy Land. You can see my videos of [...]

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Interesting Speculation: Is Obama Constitutionally Qualified to Be President?

December 2, 2008

UPDATE 12-04-08: There is an organzation called “We the People Foundation” that is taking out a full page ad in Thursday’s Chicago Tribute asking President-elect to prove his citizenship. You can see the full page ad here. The Chicago Tribute article on the matter can be read here. The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear [...]

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Ever Virginity of Mary

December 2, 2008

This morning I did a show with Sean Herriott on Morning Air with Relevant Radio. We discussed the ever-virginity of Mary. I promised to make available some of the resources I used. So here they are. 1) In Numbers 30 vows taken by married women showing that a pledge to abstain from sexual relations even [...]

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Converted Muslim Tells Story Behind Baptism by the Pope

December 2, 2008

Italian Journalist Recounts Journey to Catholicism, By Luca Marcolivio ROME, DEC. 1, 2008 (Zenit.org).- The high-profile baptism of Magdi Cristiano Allam at the Easter Vigil ceremony presided over last year by Benedict XVI has a story behind it. According to Allam himself, his conversion journey was possible because of great Christian witnesses. One of the [...]

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A Little Pagan is Baptized a Christian

December 1, 2008

On Saturday my new grandson Sebastian Thomas Brown was baptized at Christ the King Church in Ann Arbor Michigan. He is our seventh grandchild (number eight is on the way). It was incredible to again witness the free gift, the gratuitious favor, that God freely bestows on us through the waters of baptism. This little [...]

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