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Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence Day, everyone! As we celebrate today, let us also not forget those to whom freedom from oppression has not yet come. What if our Founding Fathers just said “I’m personally opposed, but . . .” – National Right to Life.  

Eat This Bread and Here I Am, Lord

My daughter Teresa is practicing the hymns for Mass this weekend. Two of them are Eat This Bread and Here I Am, Lord. Be sure to remember our priests at Holy Mass. They need and deserve our prayers. Readings for the 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time.

Blest are They

‘Blest Are They’ is one of the songs my daughter Teresa will be singing at Mass this evening. I’m sorry I don’t have any videos of her singing. Holy Mass isn’t the Teresa Graas show, ya know. I also realize that many of you don’t consider David Haas’ songs to be kosher, but hey, I’m […]

HENDERSHOTT: Acceptance of Homosexual Identity by Catholics Creates Confusion, Conflict

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Anne Hendershott, a professor of sociology at Franciscan University in Steubenville, Ohio, has written an op-ed at the Washington Times explaining why Catholics must reject homosexual identity and how those who do not reject it are the ones inciting a “Catholic culture war.” She writes in the context of the attacks on Fr. Derek Lappe […]

A Graas Kid On Stage!

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My daughter Teresa (follow her on Twitter) was honored to qualify for Kentucky All-State Choir. She sang in the Junior Mixed Choir at the Kentucky Center for the Arts in Louisville on February 7. Watch the video below. I will probably watch it at least a hundred times….and cry every time. What a joy it […]