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The myth of self-governance — we are merely bug splatter (sermon text)

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

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3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Jan. 22, 2012
Fr. Anthony Brankin
Gospel: Mark 1:14-20 “Repent, and believe the Good News.”

Full sermon text: Today is the day that the Bishops of the US have asked all Catholics to make of it—a day of reparation for the sin of abortion—a sin—I might add—that has been committed about 50 million times in almost forty years.

But that number only applies in this country. I read just last night that the world-wide number of abortions approaches one billion! I saw that statistic in a letter to the editor of a Catholic journal; and the author of the letter said that all these abortions—these billion lives that were snuffed out—were lives taken in the so-called “Christian west”. Continue Reading…

Politicans climb their way to the top over aborted babies' bodies

Monday, January 24th, 2011

Fr. Anthony Brankin Third Sunday of Ordinary Time, Jan. 23, 2011
Fr. Anthony Brankin
Gospel: Matt 4:12-23. “I will make you fishers of men.”
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Summary: This weekend is the commemoration of the 1973 Supreme Court decision legalizing 50 million aborted baby deaths. There will be protests of hundreds of thousands of people in Washington, D.C. In Chicago, citizens won”t have a good choice in their vote for mayor. Carol Moseley Braun has criticized Rahm Emanuel for not being strongly pro-abortion. Emanuel has responded by reaffirming his belief in abortion. The new crime in America is not favoring abortion.

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