Here’s an easy work of mercy for a little kid fighting cancer

Local boy fighting cancer gets Christmas cards Send the cards to Drew Beiter 6963 Lockwood Lane Lockport, NY 14094 [Read more...]

A reader asks for a Christmas Miracle Work of Mercy

She writes: I am running a Kickstarter project promoting Catholic ethics, but I’m really struggling with pledges. I really need help and I only have 5 days…. but Christmas is the time for miracles so i’m really praying for one. If you can help, that would be cool. [Read more...]

“If we left, they wouldn’t have nobody”

An assisted living facility closes and 16 elderly people are left on their own. The cook and the janitor stay on–without pay–to care for them. “Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of [Read More...]

Today’s Advent Work of Mercy

A family in Massachusetts is struggling to meet their bills. Can you help? Thanks! You guys are wonderful! [Read more...]

Wear Your Prolife Commitment on Your Sleeve

…and help fund the Life Matters Journal at the same time: They are half-way to their goal. Help them make it all the way. [Read more...]


Thanks be to God through our Lord Jesus Christ! [Read more...]

The Parable of the Good Libertarian

Then Jesus told a parable to Democrats who were sure of their righteousness and looked down on Libertarians as sinners who mistreat the poor: Once a man was traveling through life when he was beset by bandits who robbed him, beat him, and left him homeless. A Democrat named Tom Brower came along and did [Read More...]

Today’s Chance to Do a Work of Mercy

A reader writes: I know you sometimes share people’s fundraiser requests in your blog. I went to Franciscan with Fr. Louis and he is just the one of the nicest people you could ever meet and wonderfully devout. It would be great if you could share his request for funds with your readers. Thanks! Fr. [Read More...]

Seems like a decent and Christian thing to do

…and yet I am almost certain that I will be hearing from people about how wrong and terrible this is.  I’m always mystified by the urgency with which people wish to make sure the destitute and mentally are properly punished with homelessness. [Read more...]

Today’s Advent Work of Mercy

Help Our Lady of the Rosary of Greenville, SC build a fine new parish. Fr. Dwight Longenecker has the scoop here. They are a small and poor parish and could really use your help. [Read more...]