Category: Lectures

26
May
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Biological And Spiritual Warfare

Biological And Spiritual Warfare “….illness and suffering seem contradictory to what is important for man and what man desires. And yet no illness, no weakness, no infirmity can deprive you of your dignity as children of God….At the very moment I fell in St. Peter’s Square I had a premonition that I would be saved. […]

01
May
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Healing The Body, Saving The Soul

Healing The Body, Saving The Soul “Have no fear for what tomorrow may bring. The same loving God who cares for you today will take care of you tomorrow and everyday. God will either shield you from suffering or give you unfailing strength to bear it. Be at peace, then, and put aside all anxious […]

10
Apr
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EASTER IN A TIME OF CRISES

EASTER IN A TIME OF CRISES Easter Sunday, the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, is the crowning truth of our faith. Christ’s Resurrection is the fulfillment of prophecies and promises of the Old Testament and foundation and core belief of the New Testament. The Paschal Mystery has two aspects: by his death […]

16
Mar
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True Health and Happiness

True Health and Happiness – Lecture #10 In Hebrews 9: 27 it says: “Everyone must die once, and after that be judged by God”.   These days, many would like to change that verse to something like “everyone but me must die or everyone who doesn’t eat right or take their medicine must die…”.  But Paul’s […]

14
Feb
St-Valentine

The True Meaning of Saint Valentine’s Day

The True Meaning of Saint Valentine’s Day / Lecture #09 While there are many legends about St. Valentine, church history says he was a early priest martyred during the reign of the Roman Emperor Claudius on February 14, 269 A.D.   He was executed for refusing to deny Christ.   History has it that before his head […]

13
Jan
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Happy New Year 2020

Happy New Year 2020 The New Year is always a time for great anticipation, new resolutions and past reflection.  We look forward to the promise of what to come and we reflect on the past year’s gains and setbacks. Whether looking at the past year or the past 50 years our time is marked by […]

23
Nov
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Charity And Generosity During The Holiday Season

Charity And Generosity During The Holiday Season Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year. People feel more generous this time of year. During this season what counts is generosity. Generosity is a form of charity, i.e; a key aspect of the Knights of Columbus principles of charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism. At this time of year charitable […]

28
Oct
Holy Bible

SACRED SCRIPTURE AND REVEALED TRUTH

Lecture No. 6 SACRED SCRIPTURE AND REVEALED TRUTHPart #1 The Catholic Church, founded by Jesus Christ, has spread the teachings of the gospel to every tribe, race and nation in every age for the past 2,000 years. The Holy Bible comprising both the Old and New Testament was combined together by the Church guided by […]

03
Sep

Mass Shootings versus “The Culture of Life”

Mass Shootings versus “The Culture of Life” It’s become a weekly, sometimes daily occurrence.  Mass murderers stalk the land. 11 killed in Pittsburgh, 58 killed in Las Vegas, 17 killed in a Florida school and recently 22 killed in El Paso, 9 killed in Dayton and 6 policemen shot in Philadelphia.  Additionally, several cities have […]

06
Aug

Knights Of Columbus And The Knights Templar

Knights Of Columbus And The Knights TemplarAugust 2019 Lecture The Knights of Columbus was founded in New Haven, Connecticut; in 1882. The Knights Templar was founded in 1120 by the Church Council in Nablus in Jerusalem. What is the connection between the two after 900 years? The Templars began in the wake of the first […]