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The Pelican Group Announces Name Change and Expanded Services The Pelican Group Announces Name Change and Expanded Services

The Pelican Group – August 31, 2015 BRADENTON, FL – AUGUST 31, 2015 – John M. Whelan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Pelican Group (formerly known as O’Meara, Ferguson, Whelan, and Conway, Inc.) announced Monday the adoption of the Company’s new name, The Pelican Group, along with the elevation of Mrs. Sharon Kucia, the Company’s current... » Full post


Putting Planned Parenthood’s “Only 3%” Claim In Proper, Moral Context Putting Planned Parenthood’s “Only 3%” Claim In Proper, Moral Context

The Catholic World Report – August 25, 2015 Americans love to place moral matters in the realm of equations and numbers because it instantly turns everything into flat percentages and lifeless digits I rarely watch “The O’Reilly Factor” (which too often comes off as an hour-long infomercial for books titled Killing So-and-So), but I just caught a... » Full post


Pope Francis on the Divorced and Remarried: 10 Things to Know and Share Pope Francis on the Divorced and Remarried: 10 Things to Know and Share

National Catholic Register – August 5, 2015 Pope Francis recently gave a general audience in which he discussed the situation of those who have divorced and remarried without an annulment. His remarks are particularly significant in light of the upcoming Synod on the Family and the proposals to give Holy Communion to those in this situation. They also attracted attention... » Full post


Supreme Court Decision on Marriage “A Tragic Error” says President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference Supreme Court Decision on Marriage “A Tragic Error” says President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference

USCCB – June 26, 2015 WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court decision, June 26, interpreting the U.S. Constitution to require all states to license and recognize same-sex “marriage” “is a tragic error that harms the common good and most vulnerable among us,” said Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops... » Full post


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News of the Church

Meet the monks who decided to go green years before Laudato Si

Arlington, Va., Mar 25, 2017 / 03:20 pm (CNA).- Years before Pope Francis’ ecology encyclical was published, a Trappist monastery in Virginia went back to its spiritual roots by embracing environme. […] » Full Post

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Texas pro-lifers target 'wrongful birth' lawsuits, Planned Parenthood

Austin, Texas, Mar 25, 2017 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Among the targets of Texas pro-life advocates are so-called ‘wrongful birth’ lawsuits and Planned Parenthood’s alleged involvement in the. […] » Full Post

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Gorsuch praised for record of building unity on religious freedom

Washington D.C., Mar 24, 2017 / 12:06 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch received a strong voice of support Thursday from a lawyer at a major religious liberty firm, who said that. […] » Full Post

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Americans agree: Moms and dads should have paid parental leave

Washington D.C., Mar 24, 2017 / 08:56 am (CNA).- A new report by the Pew Research Center has found that the overwhelming majority of Americans support paid family and medical leave for workers. More t. […] » Full Post

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Business News

Twilight of the Rock Gods

As rock ‘n’ roll loses its founding megastars—and sales juggernauts—the music industry faces pressure to revamp. » Full Post

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Market News

Is Mr. Market Playing the Role of Pavlov's Dog?

Sage words indeed, and likely true. After all, Herbert Hoover had the biggest honeymoon of all and look what happened down the pike. The markets tripled under two socialist presidents (Bill Clinton an. […] » Full Post

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The Recovery Fantasy Has Officially Been Put Out of Mind

During the middle 2000’s when Alan Greenspan’s Fed endeavored to change the outward monetary policy stance to “tightening”, it was not unusual for some divergences to have emerged.. […] » Full Post

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This Is No Time For You to Bury Your Head In the Sand

"What Washington needs is adult supervision." --Barack Obama Yesterday's opening missive, " Wall Street Blues," depicted an overvalued market, moderating U.S. economic prospects, elevated investor opt. […] » Full Post

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Republicans Are Losing the Healthcare War to 'Win' a Battle

The American Health Care Act (AHCA) has been proposed by House Republican leaders as a way to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). The plan was met with derision on the left and fro. […] » Full Post

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