The Democratic Governors Association, in an attempt to attack Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner (R) tweetedthis week about how 33,000 people left Illinois for another state over the past year, continuing years of outmigration from the Land of Lincoln. MORE
Story has it, Luther was walking in the woods at night and when he looked up to seeing the stars through the branches, that’s when he got the idea to put candles on the trees.
Germany is credited with starting the Christmas tree tradition as we now know it in the 16th century when devout Christians brought decorated trees into their homes. … It is a widely held belief that Martin Luther, the 16th-century Protestant reformer, first added lighted candles to a tree.
This Gospel gives us many signs and prophecies of the second coming of Christ, which of course we should be anticipating for the new year. Traditionally, Great Chastisements from God generally happen during the Lenten Season.
I will go down the line to these passages and try to show you how they apply to the Vatican Council II generation.
 When therefore you shall see the abomination of desolation, which was spoken of by Daniel the prophet, standing in the holy place: he that readeth let him understand.
The National LGBTQ Task Force tore into the Trump administration for reportedly banning the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) from using terms like “transgender” in official documents. MORE