Amen (and more of this in our civic life)

Also, beautiful: Democrats raise $13K to reopen firebombed GOP office. [Read more…]

So Beautiful

You can find out more about Nightfever here. [Read more…]

Here’s a Hopeful Sign

Nobody has posted to the vile Dark Enlightenment blog Occam’s Razor since March. [Read more…]


…joins with Christians in our fasting.  The more the merrier! [Read more…]

Life News Does a Story on Aimee Christine Murphy

…one of the bright spots in the rising generation of prolife actvists. Her Life Matters Journal advocates for a consistent life ethic. Bully for her! [Read more…]

He is happy

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I like Ralph Martin

…much as I like Fr. Robert Barron. I have had the pleasure of meeting both men and think them both good and honorable. Alas, in our polarized Church of internet team sports, more and more people find that hard to understand, since these two good men have engaged in controversy with one another and so [Read More…]

Signs of Hope

I heard John Allen, Jr. speak in Denver a couple of years ago. He was great (also had a chance to talk shop with him later that evening, which was cool). In his talk, he pointed out that since most chatter about the Church happens in the media-rich First World, it tends to be dominated [Read More…]

This is a Very Hopeful Sign

I’m a big supporter of Life Matters Journal.  Their incredibly simple idea:  Be Consistent.  Hold with the whole of Catholic teaching on the dignity and sanctity of human life and stop ransacking for bits and pieces to fortify a stunted, destructive and inhuman ideology.  The existence, youth, and vitality of these guys (centered at Franciscan [Read More…]

Go Out. Make a Mess. Stir Things Up. Christify the World.

Pope Francis gets it.  So does Fr. Robert Barron.  God help us do it. What gifts these men are. Thanks be to God. They give me great hope. [Read more…]