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Let’s never forget 🙏❤️ #CatholicConnect #Cath…

Let’s never forget 🙏❤️
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What is right is not always popular and what i…

What is right is not always popular and what is popular is not always right.
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“The first commandment requires us to nourish …

“The first commandment requires us to nourish and protect our faith with prudence and vigilance, and to reject everything that is opposed to it.” -Catechism of the Catholic Church, 2088
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To adore God is to acknowledge, in respect and absolute submission, the “nothingness of the creature” who would not exist but for God. To adore God is to praise and exalt him and to humble oneself, as Mary did in the Magnificat, confessing with gratitude that he has done great things and holy is his name. The worship of the one God sets man free from turning in on himself, from the slavery of sin and the idolatry of the world. (CCC 2097)
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The duty of offering God genuine worship concerns man both individually and socially. This is “the traditional Catholic teaching on the moral duty of individuals and societies toward the true religion and the one Church of Christ.” By constantly evangelizing men, the Church works toward enabling them “to infuse the Christian spirit into the mentality and mores, laws and structures of the communities in which [they] live.” The social duty of Christians is to respect and awaken in each man the love of the true and the good. It requires them to make known the worship of the one true religion which subsists in the Catholic and apostolic Church. Christians are called to be the light of the world. Thus, the Church shows forth the kingship of Christ over all creation and in particular over human societies. (CCC 2105)
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If I may not vote for a pro-abortion candidate…

If I may not vote for a pro-abortion candidate, then should it not also be true that I can’t vote for a pro-capital punishment candidate?

It is not correct to think of abortion and capital punishment as the very same kind of moral issue. On the one hand, direct abortion is an intrinsic evil, and cannot be justified for any purpose or in any circumstances. On the other hand, the Church has always taught that it is the right and responsibility of the legitimate temporal authority to defend and preserve the common good, and more specifically to defend citizens against the aggressor. This defense against the aggressor may resort to the death penalty if no other means of defense is sufficient. The point here is that the death penalty is understood as an act of self-defense on the part of civil society. In more recent times, in his encyclical Evangelium Vitae, Pope John Paul II has taught that the need for such self-defense to resort to the death penalty is “rare, if not virtually nonexistent.” Thus, while the Pope is saying that the burden of proving the need for the death penalty in specific cases should rest on the shoulders of the legitimate temporal authority, it remains true that the legitimate temporal authority alone has the authority to determine if and when a “rare” case arises that warrants the death penalty. Moreover, if such a rare case does arise and requires resorting to capital punishment, this societal act of self-defense would be a *morally good action* even if it does have the unintended and unavoidable evil effect of the death of the aggressor. Thus, unlike the case of abortion, it would be morally irresponsible to rule out all such “rare” possibilities a priori, just as it would be morally irresponsible to apply the death penalty indiscriminately.
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“Why are we pro-life? What else exactly is the…

“Why are we pro-life? What else exactly is there? Pro-death? Or maybe anti-life? Yeah, how often does a patient say, ‘There’s a great new doctor in town, I hear he’s pro-death.’”
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Doctors Tom McGovern and Chris Stroud host the weekly show “Doctor, Doctor” on Redeemer Radio, a program affiliated with @catholicmedicalassociation. Thanks for the laugh, doctors, and thank you for defending the sanctity of ALL human life!
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“If you’re willing to feed people including th…

“If you’re willing to feed people including the hungriest, crying child and even the lonely person in the nursing home, we experience a glimpse of Heaven.”
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Thank you, @fatherleofeeds, for speaking up for the most vulnerable, young and old, through social media!
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Fr. Leo is the host of “Father Leo Feeds: A Plating Grace Production” on YouTube and founder of Plating Grace.
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“I was 18 when Roe v. Wade was decided. 27 yea…

“I was 18 when Roe v. Wade was decided. 27 years and three miscarriages later I gave birth to twins. I’m pro-life for my boys and all those babies lost before they were born.”
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Thank you, Denise @prolifestl, for sharing your #prolife story with us and for defending the sanctity of life, especially the preborn 🙏
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“Christ instituted the sacraments of the…

“Christ instituted the sacraments of the new law. There are seven: Baptism, Confirmation (or Chrismation), the Eucharist, Penance, the Anointing of the Sick, Holy Orders and Matrimony. The seven sacraments touch all the stages and all the important moments of Christian life: they give birth and increase, healing and mission to the Christian’s life of faith. There is thus a certain resemblance between the stages of natural life and the stages of the spiritual life” (Catechism of the Catholic Church, 1210).
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They saw a lady paying for her gas with pennie…

They saw a lady paying for her gas with pennies and he gave her some money. Not knowing she had just lost her husband and was having a tough time. WE NEED MORE OF THESE HEROES!
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“God has no need of your money, but the poor have. You give it to the poor, and God receives it.” -Saint Augustine
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Ellie’s mom became pregnant with her in high s…

Ellie’s mom became pregnant with her in high school and chose life instead of abortion for her daughter. Ellie, a proud Army wife and mommy, has a beautiful baby girl of her own now because her mom saw the goodness and dignity of choosing life for her! Thank you, @mrsellaustin, for sharing your #prolife story with us 🙂
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