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Encouraging Prayers and Meditations for Military Wives

As a Catholic military wife, life and faith can sometimes seem overwhelming or unachievable when another entity dictates most of your life. It’s also hard to have a spouse who must serve two masters– God and country. It’s hard to be the foundation behind that, coordinating life and faith and service in the face of …

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4 Courageous Catholic Chaplains who Received the Medal of Honor

It’s no mistake that the roman collar is the same as the military collar! These brave men served with distinction and honor and were therefore awarded our nation’s highest decoration, the Medal of Honor. Here’s their story and citations, courtesy of V for Victory! blog.   Lt. Comdr. Joseph Timothy O’Callahan, U.S. Navy (World War II) …

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4 American Catholic Priests Who Truly Memorialize Honor and Heroism

On Memorial Day we remember those who have given their lives in service to our country, for us and for our freedom. Highlighting a few priests who also served our country, two of these also gave their lives in service of the sacraments and the lives of the men on the battlefield to whom they ministered.   …

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You Won’t Believe What Vatican II Says About War

With the now weekly news of terrorist activity coming to our televisions and newsfeeds, many grow sad. Some grow angry. Many more grow anxious. A coversation recently illuminated the argument for the Church’s teaching on war, national defense, and retribution. Because this subject deserves more attention than is able to be given in a short post …

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