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  1. Springfield bishop to launch outreach to estranged CatholicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MassLive.com

    ... States Conferences of Catholic Bishops addressed the issue of outreach in their document , "Disciplines Called to Witness: The New Evangelization," and Pope Francis' first papal document, Evangelii Gaudium ("The Joy of the Gospel), deals with ...


  2. Can We Get a Witness a " The Transformation of IU's Anthony Thompson, Part VRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    Twenty-six years ago, Indiana tailback Anthony Thompson delivered one of the most remarkable football seasons in college history. He was an All-America, a Heisman Trophy runner-up and a man on a mission, although he didn't know it, and wouldn't have believed it if someone had told him.


  3. Mass sends message that faith can combat violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | St. Anthony Messenger

    Witness to the power of prayer was in evidence as nearly 600 people gathered for a concelebrated Mass for peace at a Milwaukee Catholic church in an area of the city that has been ravaged by violence. Capuchin Father Michael Bertram, pastor of St. Francis of Assisi Church, termed it a "celebration of power ... a power of faith -- a power we have in Jesus Christ."


  4. Witness amid - aggressive secularism,' Cardinal Parolin tells Singapore's CatholicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Catholic World News

    ... d a nation," he continued. "In the face of aggressive secularism, the Church needs to present a rational and patient witness."


  5. Living the Rich LifeRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 9 | Catholic.net

    ... has contributed greatly to the ever-increasing secularization of once Christian countries such as the United States. Witness the myriad of well-known (and often wealthy) fallen-away, nominal, or dissenting Catholics in government, entertainment, ...


  6. Dorian Johnson: A Year After Mike Brown's Death, He's Still Grappling With the FalloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | River Front Times

    ... thing Brown ever said to him was, "Keep runnin', bro." As the officer moved to exit the SUV, something happened. Witness accounts differ: Maybe Brown blocked the door and began punching and throttling the officer through the open window. Then again, ... 2 comments

  7. The 10 Best Concerts in St. Louis This Weekend: July 17 to 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | River Front Times

    Modern Life Is War returns to St. Louis this Saturday night to celebrate the ten year anniversary of its seminal record Witness . Bunnygrunt has been a fixture of the St. Louis scene for more than two decades and if you're not hip to locally-sourced grass-fed indie rock, consider the band's European tour kickoff and album release show at Off Broadway on Saturday night.


  8. Thrilling July Festivals & Sporting Events in EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Where Toronto

    July 11 - 12 Witness extraordinary athletic feats as the best compete against the best in a variety of track and field events. This event is an exciting prelude to the upcoming 2016 Olympic Games! Foote Field July 10 - 12 In the heart of Old Strathcona along Whyte Ave., Art Walk is an outdoor gallery and studio featuring hundreds of working artists.


  9. The Rolling Stones and Motown Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Metro Times

    ... Gaye was a promising face at Motown, without any iconic singles, he laid down a track in Detroit called "Can I Get a Witness." It would be disingenuous to claim "Can I Get a Witness" should occupy any more than a minor place in the Marvin Gaye ...


  10. Give nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... Fund is restricted support for our national- and international-level work as a Synod, and can be used to support any Witness (evangelism/outreach), Mercy (human care) and Life together activity approved by the Synod's Board of Directors under the ...


  11. Arcade Fire's Will Butler Brings Solo Act to PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Phoenix New Times

    ... direct influence from gospel music. For Butler, the appeal of gospel music, whose influence is most noticeable on "Witness" and "Son of God," comes from the musician's love for the genre's mix of history, culture, and tradition. Something tells me ...


  12. Christians losing bond to pastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... social welfare, workers' rights, anti-slavery and progressive legislation than to a theology of sexual puritanism. Witness the social gospel movement in Canada, Tommy Douglas in Saskatchewan and the Labour Party in Britain that owed far more to ...


  13. Pope Francis: Those Who Kill Christians - Do Not Know God'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Breitbart.com

    ... Spirit, they were not scandalized. They died with the name of Jesus on their lips. This is the power of the Spirit. Witness. Martyrdom is the supreme witness. According to the Pope, bearing witness to the shedding of blood is for all Christians, not ...


  14. Witness to the Gospel of the family amid divorce and polygamy, Pope tells Mali's bishopsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Catholic World News

    Pope Francis received the bishops of Mali in audience on May 7 and praised them for their witness of charity and interreligious dialogue in the midst of a "difficult context"-likely a reference to the northern Mali conflict in which France recently defeated jihadist forces. After praising the bishops for their efforts to translate the Bible into local languages and to promote catechesis, the Pope lauded the "beautiful dynamism" of the Church's "work of evangelization, while having a deep respect for consciences."


  15. Stone Mountain NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... the congregation invite everyone. New books ready to check out at the Traphill Branch Library include "Guarding the Witness" by Margaret Daley, "Countdown to First Night" by Jillian Hart, "The Loner" by J.A. Johnstone, "Courting the Doctor's ...


  16. Pacete: Mary Magdalene: Witness to the ResurrectionRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Sun-Star

    ... honoring the role as messenger to the other disciples following the resurrection of Jesus. She was the primary witness to the Resurrection. (God may have His reason by giving her that role. Is she having a special quixotic position in the mission of ...


  17. The Dustbowl RevivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... 's original compositions, which channel Depression-era folk-music sensibilities with dry humor and uncanny accuracy. Witness "That Old Dustbowl," which could pass for The Carter Family giving a Woody Guthrie ballad a back-porch bluegrass makeover.


  18. Plans taking shape for 2017 Reformation celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... the grant criteria. The grants are to be used for outreach into communities through partnerships, wedding together Witness and Mercy activities. In addition to LCMS congregations and specific groups within congregations, also eligible for the grants ...


  19. Cirque du Soleil soars onto the Amalie Arena stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... he never dreamed before. Icarus won't be the only one adventuring into the unknown. Witness a woman, suspended high above the stage, perform incredible movements displaying her flexibility and strength. Hold your breath ...


  20. PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... y release - the Buzzcocks-style guitars and dark jokes about commitment in "What I Want," the helium-gospel rush of "Witness" - packed with care.