Pelosi and Biden and Communion in Rome

March 20, 2013

Nancy Pelosi will not change on her own, by Canon Lawyer Dr. Edward Peters > (L’Osservatore Romano/AP) Pope Francis meets U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and his wife Jill, after his installation Mass at the Vatican on March 19, 2013. Communion time in St. Peter’s is, for the vast majority of lay persons (not heads [...]

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How to Criticize a Pope who is Squeaky Clean with Integrity

March 15, 2013

When nothing else will work, accuse a Catholic prelate of NSO by Dr. Edward Peters The mainstream media is in panic over Pope Francis. The new pope is solidly opposed to everything big media wants (contraception, abortion, ‘same-sex marriage’, etc.), but it can’t simply write him off as an out-of-touch academic (Benedict) or as a [...]

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Al Kresta’s Excellent Review of our New Pope

March 14, 2013

Al Kresta, CEO Ave Maria Communications March 14, 2013 You know you are in the presence of greatness when your only reservation about someone is his age. We have a new pope and, the worst thing that observant Catholics can say about him, is that he is a bit older than they had hoped. Pope [...]

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What Will Happen Once the Pope Is Elected?

March 12, 2013

Proceedings From Election to 1st Apostolic Blessing VATICAN CITY, March 12, 2013 (Zenit.org) – Drawing from the booklet “Conclave” by Monsignor Charles Burns, the ecclesiastical adviser at the British Embassy to the Holy See, here is a summary of the proceedings that will occur once the cardinals choose a new pope. * * * As [...]

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White Smoke, Black Smoke

March 12, 2013

How to Signal the Election of a New Pope VATICAN CITY, March 12, 2013 (Zenit.org) – Beginning with the Conclave in 2005, in order to better distinguish the colour of the “fumate” (smoke signalling the election or non-election of a pontiff), a secondary apparatus is used to generate the smoke in addition to the traditional [...]

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Why You Don’t Have to Worry about Malachy’s Predictions on the New Pope and the End of Time

March 10, 2013

Al Kresta interviews Jimmy Akin about Malachy’s Predictions

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Special Offer for the Year of Faith

March 7, 2013

Jesse Ray here. We just finished producing my dad’s newest recorded talk on CD. Proclaiming the Gospel: Back Then – And All Over Again. It is available now for a special price along with his popular book called Faith for Beginners – Understanding the Creeds.  Sample 1 | Sample 2 Click HERE to learn more.

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Video of My Recent Talk at Franciscan U. in Stuebenville

February 25, 2013

I recently gave my talk “Swimming Upstream: Living and Proclaing the Faith in a Neo-pagan World.” It has been posted free for watching on their website http://www.franciscan.edu/News/2013/Ray-on-Evangelization/

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Pope’s Farewell at Sunday’s Angelus; Changes Conclave’s Rules for Election of New Pope

February 24, 2013

He explains his continuing service to the Church: Dear brothers and sisters, I hear this Word of God addressed to me in a special way during this moment of my life. Thank you! The Lord is calling me to “scale the mountain,” to dedicate myself still more to prayer and to meditation. But this does [...]

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Obama Administration: We Can and Will Force Christians to Act Against Their Faith

January 8, 2013

By Terence P. Jeffrey December 29, 2012   David and Barbara Green of Hobby Lobby  (CNSNews.com) – In a legal argument formally presented in federal court in the case of Hobby Lobby v. Kathleen Sebelius, the Obama administration is claiming that the First Amendment—which expressly denies the government the authority to prohibit the “free exercise” of religion—nonetheless [...]

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My brother’s Favorite Christmas present…

December 25, 2012

… from his daughter. The rewards of fatherhood.

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Married 36 Years Ago…

December 4, 2012

…best thing I’ve ever done. I can say that God was very smart when he made man and woman and sanctioned marriage between a man and a woman. My wife is the joy of my life. Thanks be to God! Then and now…

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Give the Gift of Renewed Faith

November 22, 2012

  We don’t like the big focus on a consumeristic Christmas either, but we do want more people to share the truth of the Catholic Church with their family and friends…so we are discounting our most popular CDs & DVDs from now until December 10 at www.SteveRaysStore.com. Enjoy!   $10 off my 6 most Popular [...]

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How Long Will You Live? A Longevity Calculator

August 24, 2012

Watch your age in the upper right corner! Kinda’ fun to watch your age go up and down as you answer the questions. It’s interesting, so give it a try….  How long will you live? This is a calculator that estimates your life expectancy. It was developed by Northwestern Mutual Life. There are only 13 [...]

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No Matter How You Slice It

June 22, 2012

Did you know that Tomatoes are Christian? I am not sure if this is real or just a joke that is floating around the internet, but it struck me as funny, and quite likely: Egypt:  A Salafist group called the Popular Egyptian Islamic Association has come under fire after sending out a warning on Facebook [...]

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Missed Sunday Mass…

June 10, 2012

… but kind of made up for it. We boarded our plane at 5 PM Saturday and arrived in Jerusalem before sunrise on Monday. Hum?! So before going to bed we walked in the dark to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to join the 5:30 AM Mass inside the Tomb of Christ. Every Mass [...]

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