Nunc Dimmitis I fear he may not have much time left. One of the great sadnesses of my life is that I never had a chance to thank him for all he’s done and all he’s meant. Thank you, Papa. [Read more...]

And, lest you think that the chancery rats are not, indeed, in full scurry mode due to your efforts… As I say, pressure applied over the Long Haul. It works on all sorts of terrorists, even ecclesial ones. [Read more...]

Help make some chancery rats scurry away from the daylight A reader sends this along: The American Family Association of Michigan ( has called on Detroit’s Cardinal Adam Maida to put a stop to Masses sponsored by a homosexual organization at Marygrove College (MI). As reported in “Catholic Higher Education Alert” earlier this year, the [Read More...]

Blessed are the Peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God Of course, Jesus was just kidding when he said that. He was full of impractical ideas: loving your enemies, forgiving 70 X 7, and calling Zealots to lay down their lives rather than take up arms against the Roman occupation. If he [Read More...]

This article… reminds me of a conversation I had with a friend, a conservative Catholic scholar of 20th Century Eastern Europe who teaches at the UW. Days after 9/11 he said (I paraphrase), “Well, you gotta remember that when WWI broke out it was, after all, the Austro-Hungarians and German who had the big beef [Read More...]

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Good News More evidence to suggest bin Laden is long dead. [Read more...]

Pat Buchanan on Luke 14:28-32 For which of you, desiring to build a tower, does not first sit down and count the cost, whether he has enough to complete it? Otherwise, when he has laid a foundation, and is not able to finish, all who see it begin to mock him, saying, ‘This man began [Read More...]

Well, actually, we really do have terrorists to fear, Georgie Anne And this was a rather inauspicious day to claim otherwise. I appreciate some of the points she makes. Most disturbing is this: “In the latest Washington Post poll this week, 69 percent of Americans — roughly seven in 10 — said they thought it [Read More...]

Cool Science News They were right about the “music of the spheres” after all. Oh, and some bad news for Bob Sungenis as the sinister scientific conspiracy to assert a rotating earth continues to gain a foothold in our culture, leading directly to Einsteinism and thence, by inexorable logic, to homosexual priests raping kids. [Read more...]

Some Families of 9/11 Victims Want to De-Politicize Ground Zero You may as well say you want Jerusalem to simply be a religious site. [Read more...]

Episcopal Spine Alert [Read more...]