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Scorecard for the Visionaries of Medjugorje

Basic Fact Sheet for the Visionaries of Medjugorje Vicka Ivankovic-Mijatovic: the Gospa has so far confided nine secrets to her. For her, the daily apparitions have not yet stopped... More →

Israel Continues to Slaughter and Offer Lies to Justify It

Each day the horror gets worse. The slightest provocation from mostly peaceful demonstrators, as we see today n East Jerusalem (demonstrators protesting the killing of their civilian population, women,... More →

Encounter With Muslims

This is an encouraging personal story by a good friend of SBC, “Aged Parent.”  It appears on his blog here. I had arrived in London in the Spring of... More →

Credo in Resurrectionem Mortuorum et Vitam Aeternam

Now when it was late that same day, the first of the week, and the doors were shut, where the disciples were gathered together, for fear of the Jews,... More →

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NATURE_Ad-Rem-Ad Exploring Nature to Find God

Our readers may be aware that here at Saint Benedict Center, we have a scouting apostolate affiliated with the Federation of North American Explorers (FNE). The FNE has enshrined the following as point six of its Explorer Law: “An explorer sees in nature God’s creations; he loves plants and animals.” Short and sweet, but there is much behind it.... More →

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Did You Know?  Catholic Trivia


The word scruple is defined by Webster’s as “an ethical consideration or principle that inhibits action.” The word came into English via the Middle English word scriple, from the Latin scrupulus , a unit of weight. Scrupulus was, in turn, the diminutive form of scrupus, meaning “sharp stone.” In Catholic moral theology, the word... More →


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