The Eucharist through the Eyes of a Jewish Catholic

The Eucharist through the Eyes of a Jewish Catholic

I’ll always remember the taste of haroseth and horseradish on a matzah cracker. At first it’s sweet and nutty with a hint of red wine and then the horseradish pummels your sinuses and your eyes start to water. My siblings and I competed to see who could stand the most burning. It was our ritual,…
Notre Dame receives $1 billion in donations to rebuild, less than 48 hours after disaster

Notre Dame receives $1 billion in donations to rebuild, less than 48 hours after disaster

Mass had begun when the fire broke out in the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris.  Fire fighters and parish staff evacuated mass attendees immediately, even as more fire fighters were rushing to the scene.  In all, 400 fire fighters battled the inferno.  Many moveable artifacts were saved but the iconic spire, the roof and…
Ohio Passes Heartbeat Bill: New Law Bans Abortion from the Moment a Heartbeat can be Detected

Ohio Passes Heartbeat Bill: New Law Bans Abortion from the Moment a Heartbeat can be Detected

Last Thursday, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed the Human Rights and Heartbeat Protection Act (S.B. 23) into law. The new law prohibits doctors from performing an abortion if a heartbeat can be detected, except in cases to save the life of the mother or to prevent the “substantial and irreversible impairment of a major bodily…
This Week in History: April 18, 1506—Pope Julius II

This Week in History: April 18, 1506—Pope Julius II

In April 18, 1506, Pope Julius II laid the cornerstone for a new basilica church over the burial place of St. Peter the Apostle in the Vatican. A great lover of the arts and a patron of artists, Pope Julius hoped to accomplish what Pope Nicholas V had begun fifty years before; namely, to replace…
Former Abortionist Stops Abortions After Daughter Dies

Former Abortionist Stops Abortions After Daughter Dies

LiveAction—Dr. Anthony Levatino, the former abortionist featured in Live Action’s Abortion Procedures videos, played the role of an abortionist in the “Unplanned” film. Dr. Levatino says he committed more than 1200 abortions, but stopped committing them after his adopted daughter passed away. One day, he had a sort of awakening about what he was really…