‘Heaven is all that matters’ FOCUS founder tells conference

Indianapolis, Ind., Jan 4, 2019 / 04:30 pm (CNA).- Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS) founder Curtis Martin encouraged members to recall the real purpose of their lives while speaking at the organization’s annual conference.

 

“Eternal life is all that matters,” Martin told a packed conference hall on Thursday, the opening day of SEEK2019 Conference in Indianapolis.

 

In a keynote speech, Martin reminded the crowd that their primary focus in life is to seek heaven, and to live out their mission here on earth, rather than becoming embroiled in day-to-day cares and materialistic goals.

 

“This is why you’re here, nothing else matters,” said

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Argentine archbishop temporarily closes monastery after monks arrested

Buenos Aires, Argentina, Jan 4, 2019 / 04:40 pm (ACI Prensa).- Archbishop Marcelo Daniel Colombo of Mendoza, Argentina has temporarily closed the Christ at Prayer Monastery in the town of Tupungato, after two of the community’s founding monks were arrested on sexual abuse charges.

“Without pre-judging the guilt of these priests, which is being evaluated by the canonical and state criminal justice system, it becomes necessary for us, right now, to consider the way to continue this experience of religious life in this context,” the archbishop said in a statement.

On December 27, a police delegation entered the monastery and arrested Fr.

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