Fun and Games at the Vatican: Pope Francis Sports a Clown Nose

Pope Francis w clown nose

Every Wednesday morning in St. Peter’s Square, the Pope greets pilgrims from around the world and offers a papal blessing to throngs gathered to hear his message to the world.  One enduring tradition is that newlywed couples who attend the audience in their wedding attire will be seated in the front row and will receive a special blessing from the Holy Father.At the Wednesday Audience on November 6, one of the newlywed couples were volunteers with the Rainbow Association Marco Lagulli Onlus, … [Read more...]

Marriage: It’s Not for Sissies. (This Book Can Help.)

Dr. Greg and Lisa Popcak

Thirty-five years of rainbows and fresh breezes, bouquets and butterflies, sultry kisses on Saturday nights.....  Well, not exactly.  My husband and I dated w-a-y back in high school, and he was my tried-and-true friend through the college years and all along the way.But doesn't that mean that there weren't some huge bumps in the road through the years, periods when romance was elusive, when the problems seemed to overwhelm the possibilities, and divorce seemed the easy way.Thank God, we … [Read more...]