“Account of Pelagius a 13 year old Martyr” 10/23/16

Good morning! Can we stand for prayer. Dear Lord we thank you for this day and this opportunity to gather together, to worship you, strengthen each other, and encourage each other, just ask that you would help us keep our thoughts and hearts pure. Help us to keep our eyes on you, In Jesus name…

Jesus Is Risen | GCED | HeartFelt Bible

Now on the first day of the week Mary Magdalene came to the tomb early, while it was still dark, and saw that the stone had been taken away from the tomb. So she ran, and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple, whom Jesus loved, and said to them, “They have taken the…

Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods video

Being a Sister of Providence means reaching out to others, to be aware of how I’m present in the world. The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods are a community of Catholic women religious who collaborate with others to create a more just and hope-filled world through prayer, education, service and advocacy. Being a Sister…

Why Socrates Hated Democracy

We are used to thinking very highly of democracy – and by extension, of Ancient Athens, the civilisation that gave rise to it. The Parthenon has become almost a byword for democratic values, which is why so many leaders of democracies like to be photographed there. It’s therefore very striking to discover that one of…

Joy and Spiritual Survival

Thank you, President Monson. We love and sustain you. My dear brothers and sisters, today I would like to discuss a principle that is key to our spiritual survival. It is a principle that will only become more important as the tragedies and travesties around us increase. These are the latter days, so none of…

The Joy of the Saints

The Book of Mormon prophet Enos, Lehi’s grandson, wrote of a singular experience that happened earlier in his life. While hunting alone in the forest, Enos began pondering on the teachings of his father, Jacob. He related, “The words which I had often heard my father speak concerning eternal life, and the joy of the…