Help Catholic Media in Maine, Win the President’s Old Socks!

President Bush and President Clinton Socks Picture

On September 5, 2013, former President Bill Clinton paid his annual visit to former President George H.W. Bush at the Bush home in Kennebunkport, Maine.The two men enjoyed lunch together; afterwards, there was a photo session, during which President Clinton was photographed laughing and pointing down at Bush’s flamboyant cactus-themed socks.The photo made the national spotlight—appearing in national media outlets including ABC, FoxNews and the Huffington Post, as well as on social media w … [Read more...]

U.S. Bishops to Choose a New President from List of Ten


The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops today announced the list of ten candidates for their next president and vice president.The highest vote-getters in the election will replace outgoing president and vice president Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York and Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, whose three-year terms will expire at the end of the Fall General Assembly.  Among  the nominees, I’m proud to say, is my archbishop,  Archbishop Allen Vigneron.The new officers wi … [Read more...]

CNN’s Belief Blog Scores a Win with Christian Recording Artist Chris Tomlin

Chris Tomlin - CNN

Hitting the stands tomorrow:  a new CD/DVD edition of “Burning Lights”, the chart topping album by popular contemporary Christian artist Chris Tomlin. The 2013 album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, becoming the only fourth contemporary Christian album in history to do so.Tomlin is a prolific songwriter, with at least 128 Christian contemporary songs currently in play.  He is, according to CNN, “the undisputed king of worship music, a genre of Christian music sung on Sunday mo … [Read more...]