|Posted by charismata on April 7, 2013 at 5:15 PM||comments (0)|
Here is a Bill of Rights for AUTHENTIC WOMANHOOD:
Ready and waiting to be reclaimed:
1) You have the right to be treasured, honored, cherished and respected for who you are as a whole person; mind, body and soul
2) You have the right...Read Full Post »
|Posted by charismata on April 7, 2013 at 4:55 PM||comments (0)|
This combination of drugs, RU-486 and Cottek touted as a means to increase our freedom from abortions, is leading to the unfathomable suffering and death of women and girls. It’s unacceptable and heinous. Even so called feminists are outraged by the horrific side –effects and have demanded the removal of RU-486 from the marketplace due to unacceptable levels of risk to the health and safety of w...Read Full Post »
|Posted by charismata on March 2, 2013 at 11:25 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by charismata on February 25, 2013 at 9:30 PM||comments (0)|
• Each year, one in four teens contracts an STD/STI. 
• One in two sexually active persons will contact an STD/STI by age 25. 
• About half of all new STDs/STIs in 2000 occurred among youth ages 15 to 24. 
(These statistics taken from the American Social Health Website) http://www.ashastd.org/std-sti/std-statistics.html
• In the 195...Read Full Post »
|Posted by charismata on February 21, 2013 at 7:20 PM||comments (0)|
Children have a right to remain children and young girls have a right to their innocence. Not only do they deserve to have those rights preserved but they need that period of innocence to grow up to become healthy, whole and well adjusted women. When 8 to 12 year olds are preoccupied with having sex or having children of their own, they become stunted in their psychological and de...Read Full Post »
|Posted by charismata on February 18, 2013 at 9:25 PM||comments (0)|
Women, Wake Up!
If your daughter, mother, sister or girlfriend was walking down the street next to you and all of a sudden you noticed that she was about to step in a huge muddy puddle, what would you do? I am quite sure you would warn her, tell her to stop and guide her away from that mess so that she could proceed happily on her way, unscathed. That is wha...Read Full Post »
|Posted by charismata on January 13, 2013 at 2:35 PM||comments (0)|
Our Catholic religion was never meant to be convenient. So, if you are finding yourself in the midst of a crowd that can fit their beliefs neatly into the mainstream of the culture, if you look around and everybody believes just like you do and if the hardest thing you do all week is get up early on Sunday to go to Mass, then my friend, I can tell you… you are NOT living a Catholic life.
Furt...Read Full Post »
|Posted by charismata on November 25, 2012 at 9:05 PM||comments (0)|
There is no other way to say this except to come right out and say it: BE CAREFUL OUT THERE!!... In our world, truth is being twisted at warp speed and what is wrong looks right and what looks right...could be very wrong.
There are many false ministries, apostolates and movements afoot in the Catholic Church right now. Of course, this is nothing new and it was even true at the...Read Full Post »
|Posted by charismata on October 20, 2012 at 5:25 PM||comments (0)|
... everything is the direct effect of our father's love — difficulties, contradictions, humiliations, all the soul's miseries, her burdens, her needs — everything, because through them, she learns humility, realizes her weakness — Everything is a grace because everything is God's gift. Whatever be the character of life or its unexpected events — to the heart that loves, all is well."
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|Posted by charismata on September 16, 2012 at 9:40 AM||comments (0)|
Love's Invisible Radiance
By Father Mark from Vultus Christi September 1, 2012
There are so many tabernacles on earth where I am, for all intents and purposes,
like one buried, hidden, forgotten, and out of sight. My divine radiance is diminishedRead Full Post »