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Is it weird that Catholics venerate relics? Here's why we do

Houston, Texas, Aug 11, 2017 CNA/EWTN News.- “We are many parts, but we are all one body,” says the refrain of a popular '80s Church hymn, based on the words of 1 Cor. 12:12.

While we are one body in Christ, if you happen to be a Catholic saint, the many parts of your own body might be spread out all over the world.

Take, for example, St. Catherine of Siena.

Shroud of Turin

ON: 7/14/2017, BY STAFF , IN: WORLD

Shroud of Turin featuring positive L and negative R digital filters. Photo credit: Dianelos Georgoudis via Wikimedia Commons CNA 8 3 15

Turin, Italy, Jul 14, 2017 CNA/EWTN News.- New research indicates that the Shroud of Turin shows signs of blood from a torture victim, and undermines arguments that the reputed burial shroud of Jesus Christ was painted.

Don't Block Your Blessing-A Blog by Deacon Bruce McElrath

There are three levels of spiritual blessing. First is the blessing that comes from honoring our fathers and mothers in the home. We already know what God’s Word says about that. But what about those over us in authority here on Earth? “Obey those who rule over you, and be submissive, for they watch out for your souls, as those who must give account. Let them do so with joy and not with grief, for that would be unprofitable for you” (Hebrews 13:17).

THE CATHOLIC CHURCH'S APPALLING SILENCE ON RACISM

THE CHURCH'S APPALLING SILENCE ON RACISM

Pastors need to decry racism as a sin from

the pulpit.

By Father Bryan Massingale

ARTICLE NEWS

On June 17, 2015, a 21-year-old white man,

Dylann Roof, killed nine black people as they

said prayers, sang hymns, and studied the Bible

in a Charleston, South Carolina church. Roof

freely confessed that his motive was frankly

racist. He reportedly said as he was shooting,

“You rape our women and you’re taking over our

06.27.2013. Holy Angels Stop the Violence Revival.

An African American Catholic Revival. Father Andrew Smith Jr, aka Father Drew, Pastor, featuring Reverend Dr. Maurice Nutt, Revivalist. The revival occurred on Saturday, June 8th, 2013.

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