John Michael Talbot has a new show

Here’s a hopeful sign: [Read more…]

I’ve always liked Robert Downey, Jr.

Here’s another reason why.¬† The man is a mensch. [Read more…]

Good to see

Nienstadt cleared of all charges. [Read more…]

One Teacher’s Extraordinary Love

HT: Bill Doino, Jr. [Read more…]

Marc Barnes and others…

…are up to good things as Franciscan students work to leaven the town of Steubenvill with the gospel per Evangelii Gaudium and the Church’s missionary imperative.¬† I love that guy and I love that school. [Read more…]

Take This Town and Shove It

A former DC reporter escapes the Beltway Bubble and finds happiness. [Read more…]

First Ordinariate Monastery to be Founded on New Year’s Day

Applicants for vocations must demonstrate a faith in Jesus Christ and the teaching of the Catholic Church and then use the Siena Institute Called and Gifted Spiritual Gifts Inventory to show that they have the charism of being cuddly and adorable, like these two sisters¬†(especially the uber-cuddly and adorable one on the right).   [Read more…]

How fun!

Two of my favorite people, Sr. Miriam Heidland and Audrey Assad, will be be at the Rise Up Conference in Canada. A reader writes: It is the largest Catholic University student conference in Canada, with an expected 700+ students attending this year. Catholic Christian Outreach is, in most respects, the Canadian version of FOCUS, with [Read More…]

Thank you guys so much!

I wanted to mention, I got a phone call the other day from the person who had written to say her friends needed help making the rent. Thanks to your amazing generosity, they met their rent and had a bit left over for Christmas, thus demonstrating once again that your kindness and goodness is a [Read More…]

Nice to See the American Chesterton Society Get Recognized!

American Chesterton Society has been selected for the 2013 Best of Minneapolis Awards for Non-Profit Organizations Boo, as they say, yah! [Read more…]