Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (April 21, 2015)


1. Today is the feast day of St. Anselm; from the Liturgy of the Hours by him today: My soul, have you found what you are looking for? You were looking for God, and you have discovered that he is the supreme being, and that you could not possibly imagine anything more perfect. You have [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (April 20, 2015)


1. #PopeFrancis at Mass: A Christian "varnish" over a pagan lifestyle isn't Christianity. You must live what you believe. — Catholic News Svc (@CatholicNewsSvc) April 20, 2015 (More from the homily here.) 2. Magnificat today has a meditation from the book Cum Clamore Valido. It serves as a good Monday examination of conscience and motivator: [Read More...]

His Name Was Also Francis: 15 Cardinal George Links that Caught My Eye Today (R.I.P.)


1. Cardinal George, 78, dies after long fight with cancer http://t.co/Km1E35W66A pic.twitter.com/QiWS1e86dN — The Catholic Sun (@thecatholicsun) April 17, 2015 2. Cardinal George on suffering, death, and dying: If we have to die, why should we live, especially with disease and pain? Each person lives in several systems that answer that question, for better or worse. [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things That Caught My Eye Today (April 17, 2015)


1. Friday’s meditation in Magnificat is from St. John Vianney and is a must-read: if we speak of the adorable sacrament of the Eucharist, we may say that here is the marvel of the love of God for us. Here it is that his power, his grace, and his goodness shine in a manner altogether [Read More...]

Twelve Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (April 16, 2015)


1. God is not scornful of desire. He is the one who answers holy longings. (St. Catherine of Siena) — Cardinal Napier (@CardinalNapier) April 16, 2015 2. Good for after-tax day: Do not weary yourself with getting rich. Proverbs 23:4 — Fr. Patrick Brennan (@Pathound) April 16, 2015 3. Shrine in Bartres showing St Bernadette [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (April 15, 2015)


1. St. Leo the Great from the Liturgy of the Hours: My dear brethren, there is no doubt that the Son of God took our human nature into so close a union with himself that one and the same Christ is present, not only in the firstborn of all creation, but in all his saints [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (Tax Day Eve, 2015)


1. “Once the Holy Spirit leads us to birth and life from above, once he helps us to learn how to love like Christ, everything changes.” 2. On accepting God’s will. 3. From Dominicana today: Sheen writes in his autobiography, “[T]here is a close relationship between faith and humor. We say of those who lack [Read More...]

Ten #DivineMercy Tweets that Caught My Eye on #DivineMercySunday (2015)


1. Happy #DivineMercySunday! We invite you to read #StJohnPaulII’s #encyclical on #DivineMercy: http://t.co/Wglt2kGouB pic.twitter.com/UsrORl1Rks — Fr. Ed Benioff (@RadiateLA) April 12, 2015 2. Our parish priest quoted a little of this beautiful piece from #shakespeare today during his sermon #DivineMercy pic.twitter.com/x8kXPFSK07 — CatholicBirmingham (@BhamCatholics) April 12, 2015 3. #Jesus told #StFaustina: 'Humanity will not find [Read More...]