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…]

Godwin Delali Adadzie is one of my favorite people on the Internet

He’s a gung ho African evangelist for the Faith and he writes: Could you share my work on the Hail Mary over here and also ask the people to download my booklet, print it out and share it with others by visiting Blog: Godwin is one of the reasons the Church is booming [Read More…]

Well done, Sinead O’Connor

I’ve never paid much attention to Sinead O’Connor.  I’m one of those people who sort of stopped paying attention to pop music somewhere around 1983.  No time.  I was dimly aware that she ripped up a picture of JPII and also dimly aware that she apologized for that and, if memory serves, went for some [Read More…]

Some Good News from Thomas Peters

His toes wave hello. Thanks be to God through our Lord Jesus Christ.  Father, continue healing him completely.  We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ. [Read more…]