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A Meditation for Those Who Feel Alone and Discouraged
Last edited 30th July 2015

Every now and again in times like these, times of cultural confusion, times when so many Catholics have fallen away from the practice of the faith or are so breezily dissenting, think of the prophet Elijah at his lowest moment. He was in a cave, anxious and fretting, so depressed he could barely eat.

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Courage and Trust in God needed for Faith Journey from Islam to Catholicism
Last edited 24th July 2015

Natasha Mohamad grew up in a close-knit Muslim family. Her parents are from Syria and, like many in the now stricken country, are Alawite Muslims. But in her final year at high school her life changed forever and marked the beginning of a courageous and at times heart-wrenching journey of faith from Islam to Catholicism.

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Catholic Bytes - Awesome Short Talks on the Faith!
Last edited 20th July 2015

The Catholic Bytes podcast is an initiative designed to serve as a starting point for those who wish to explore confusing theological questions, read about Saints, or understand difficult Church teachings, and grow in the Catholic faith.

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Life Matters: God’s Final Word on the Subject
Last edited 20th July 2015

There are few evils in this world that tear me apart like abortion does. I’ve prayed with women who were contemplating it; some didn’t do it, others did. I’ve held crying women in my arms for hours, days, and even years after they have had an abortion. There are no words I can find to describe the pain that an abortion causes – to the mother, the father, the baby, or the Lord.

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Wrestling Truth
Last edited 16th July 2015

I’m on a journey. Sometimes the road is easy. Sometimes it’s not. There are days I’m strolling in the sunshine and there are days I’m crawling through a thunderstorm. When it’s good, it’s really good. I have joyful companions who know and accept me. When it’s bad, I feel alone and isolated and I’m certain the world hates me.

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Priestly Vocations are up in the U.S...What Gives?
Last edited 17th July 2015

It's a call to serve...a vocation to dedicate one's life to the Church. But the question is what influences these seminarians to pursue the priesthood?

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1001 Reasons Why it's Great to be Catholic!
Last edited 15th July 2015

– An interview with author Robert Haddad

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The Simple Prayer Practice that Will Change Your Life
Last edited 14th July 2015

In an age where we have made numerous technological advances that are meant to save time, we find ourselves busier than ever. What does this mean for the spiritual life. The most common answer to “why don’t you pray on a daily basis” is “I have no time.” Yet, is that really an excuse?

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Saint Kinga of Poland
Last edited 10th July 2015

Saint Kinga of Poland is a saint in the Catholic Church and patroness of Poland and Lithuania.

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How Can 'Non Indigenous' Australians Engage in Indigenous Justice? It’s Pretty Black and White
Last edited 8th July 2015

My year four teacher sold me a lie, and yours probably did too… It wasn’t that she was a bad person; after all, she was just passing on to me what had been passed on to her. To a room full of impressionable young minds, her words hit my ears with unsettling confidence. ‘Australia was discovered by Captain Cook, and on 26th January 1788 Australia was established as a nation.’ There was, of course, a problem with this story. At best, it was a thin story, a partisan and discriminatory representation of our history, at worst it was intentional deception. A lie. And a lie that changed everything.

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