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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

Virginia bishops lament veto of bill defunding Planned Parenthood

Richmond, Va., Feb 22, 2017 / 04:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The bishops of Virginia's two dioceses on Tuesday decried Governor Terry McAuliffe's veto of a bill which would have redirected state funding a. […] » Full Post

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Archbishop: Care for creation and human life aren’t opposed – they go together

Baltimore, Md., Feb 22, 2017 / 02:11 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Both Pope Francis and St. Francis of Assisi provide the right perspective on caring for creation in a way that places care for humanity at its. […] » Full Post

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How rice bowls can build a 'culture of encounter' this Lent

Washington D.C., Feb 22, 2017 / 02:50 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Through its annual rice bowl initiative, Catholic Relief Services has announced it will be promoting a “culture of encounter” in its Lent. […] » Full Post

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Why San Diego's Bishop McElroy wants disruption in the Trump era

Stockton, Calif., Feb 22, 2017 / 12:04 am (CNA).- If President Donald Trump is the candidate of “disruption,” similar disruption is needed to build a better society, Bishop Robert McElroy of San D. […] » Full Post

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Business News

Carlos Ghosn Resigns as Nissan CEO

Pressure is likely to grow on Nissan and Renault to merge and it isn’t clear if anyone can replicate the role he built as a globe-trotting leader of both companies. » Full Post

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Market News

What Say Paul Krugman About Rio's Olympic-Sized Implosion?

The legacy of the Rio Olympics is a farce. Those are the words of USA Todays Nancy Armour in a recent edition of the newspaper. Truer words have rarely been written. As Armour went on to note, while t. […] » Full Post

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The U.S. Needs Tax Reform....And a Big Tax Cut

Does the U.S. need tax reform? It most certainly does. But there’s more. The U.S. also needs a big tax cut.Republicans love talking about the achievements of President Ronald Reagan, and rightful. […] » Full Post

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Business as Usual at the CFPB Is Not Good for Consumers

There has been quite a bit of buzz surrounding the future of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, or CFPB, as the priorities of the new administration begin to take shape. Some in Congress are. […] » Full Post

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Only 'Blind Faith' Could Cause Me to Be Long This Market

"Following the shadows of the skies,Or are they only figments of my eyes?And I'm feeling close to when the race is run." - Blind Faith, "Sea of Joy" Following the breakup of Cream and The Spencer Davi. […] » Full Post

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