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2014-09-03 16:25:59

NOTRE DAME, Ind., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to Pope Francis' call to use technology to renew Catholic churches and their communities, Growing the Faith, a Catholic start-up founded by a team of Notre Dame alumni, has launched the OneParish smartphone app and SaaS platform for parishes. It is the first complete system focused on bringing Catholic parishes into the mobile revolution, and it is already in use by parishioners at thousands of parishes in every...

2014-09-02 16:24:00

BOSTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Globe Media Partners today launched a new website exploring news and issues of the Catholic Church, faith, spirituality and Catholic lifestyle, called Crux. The free, standalone site is at cruxnow.com. Crux provides national and international news and analysis of the Catholic Church and the practice of Catholicism, with a focus on how news from the Vatican and the words and actions of Pope Francis affect Catholics worldwide. Its content...

2014-05-09 23:08:29

Pastor of The House of Yahweh calls out Pope Francis on his public confession, saying he hasn’t really repented of sin in a new online post. Abilene, TX (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 The Pastor and Overseer of The House of Yahweh has written another letter calling out Pope Francis. The new letter addresses the Pope’s visit to an “ordinary” priest to confess his sins at St. Peter’s Basilica. “First of all, for one to say, ‘I repent of my sins’, without naming or confessing the...

2014-05-06 23:14:47

Boston College School of Ministry and Theology and Catholic Extension Host National Discussion on Topic Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 As the first in a series of events, Catholic Extension, along with the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry (STM), hosted “The Transformative Power of Faith: Responding to Pope Francis’ Call,” a panel discussion featuring compelling examples of work being carried out in the margins of society which transformed the lives of its community...

2014-05-06 16:27:02

"In the spirit of the committee's requirements about impartiality of members, Chairman Grossman's and Vice Chairwoman Gaer's hostility toward Catholics and people of faith who are pro-life impugn the reputation and purpose of the committee."- Ashley McGuire, Catholic Voices USA Advisory Board Member- GENEVA, Switzerland, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Catholic Voices USA today charged that UN Committee Against Torture Chair Claudio Grossman and Vice Chair Felice Gaer are...

2014-03-25 23:26:20

America’s youth encouraged to continue to “Make Noise” in answer to Pope Francis’ call. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Marking the culmination of its inaugural Extension Day call to the youth of America, Catholic Extension announced today the top submissions and finalists who are now eligible for grants to benefit their ministry and carry their efforts forward. Extension Day is the organization’s response to a call by Pope Francis at World Youth Day in July for young...

2014-03-04 12:25:40

Clitoraid's team to hold building inauguration ceremony at its delayed facility on March 7 and launch surgeries at another hospital LAS VEGAS, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a statement released today by the nonprofit organization Clitoraid, pressure from the Catholic Church and other detractors of the International Raelian Movement (IRM) has caused Burkina Faso's government to block the scheduled March 7 opening of Clitoraid's clitoral repair hospital, known...

2014-02-13 16:25:58

Rick Warren, Joel Osteen, Archbishop Jose Gomez, Craig Groeschel, Miles McPherson and Ray Johnston Among Pastors Promoting Mark Burnett/Roma Downey Feature Film LOS ANGELES, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Few movies have been able to take over an entire multiplex - every screen, every seat; only blockbusters like Hunger Games. But now the religious epic Son of God is taking over several multiplexes nationwide on Thursday, February 27, the day before it debuts on 3,000 screens. Multiplexes in...

2014-01-14 23:00:59

Julian Omidi and Dr. Michael Omidi, cofounders of No More Poverty, are pleased that the new leader of the Catholic Church includes poverty and helping the world’s poor at the top of his priority list. Global media stories speak of the revolutionary words and actions of this new leader who encourages a return to Christian values of compassion and service. (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 No More Poverty and cofounders Julian Omidi and Dr. Michael Omidi are thankful that the plight of the...

2013-12-13 23:02:07

Jacqueline von Zwehl, faith based relationship expert, professional certified coach (PCC) and certified master practitioner with advance certifications in life & relationship coaching believes Obamacare is creating hardships for thousands of Christians. She is available for interviews on this topic and other marriage related issues. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Jacqueline von Zwehl, faith-based relationship expert and award winning Christian Inspirational author of...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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