I love this guy so much

Pope ramps up charity office to be near poor and sick. [Read more...]

Billy Kangas is cool

He writes: So the big news this month is that Francis will be sparking off a global wave of prayer on December 10th to “End Hunger.” The hope is that together we can end hunger by 2025… which is amazing. I have decided to join in by donating 100% of the donations I receive for [Read More...]

Cool? Pretty Dang!

Tips for Jesus is going around leaving gigantic tips for wait staff.  As in $5000 tips.  That is extremely cool.  Way to go, whoever you are. [Read more...]

A Chance to Do a Work of Mercy if You Are Footloose and Fancy Free

A reader writes: Mark if you know any college age individuals looking for something to do for a year or so. ORPHANAGE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED , St. Bryce Catholic Missions is looking for two volunteers to live and work at a local orphanage we visit on a regular basis in Turriabla Costa Rica. We have lived [Read More...]

Help Make Season Two of “Ordinary”

Regular readers of this blog know that I’m a fan of “Ordinary” the web comedy series on the life of priest, put together by Key Row, and starring Timothy Quigley. Here are the first four episodes: Anyway, “Ordinary” has organized a Kickstarter campaign in order to crowdfund the second season. Go here and help them [Read More...]

Simcha Fisher has a sweet deal…

She’s adding some prizes to a kickstarter for her brother-in-law’s brother’s handmade pasta company.  Nice prize is Fr. Barron’s new DVD set. It’s always nice when a work of mercy has prizes attached. [Read more...]

Today’s chance to do a work of mercy!

A reader writes: Our children are students at Pinecrest Academy, in Cumming, GA. God willing our band will take a pilgrimage in April 2014 to Rome to play for Pope Francis! Can you help our students promote the trip? We will be the first American band to play for Pope Francis. Go team! [Read more...]

Prayers and Your Chance to Do a Work of Mercy for the Philippines

Father, help them through your Son Jesus Christ.  Mother Mary, pray for them! We can go here to donate to Mercy Corps, one of the most efficient disaster relief charities I know.  Those guys know how to squeeze a dollar for all it’s worth. [Read more...]

A Chance to Do a Work of Mercy

Reader Miki Odendahl and her husband Joey need your help to help out the Catholic Workers. Mary Alice, Miki and Bella make up the core community at Gilbert House Catholic Worker. We are an intentional Distributist community in west-central Wisconsin striving together to live the ideals of the the Bible and the Catholic Worker Movement [Read More...]

Your Chance to Do a Work of Mercy!

A reader writes: I’m a fairly regular reader.  I was hoping you could point your readers to my brother Mike’s blog, and his particular post linked here, about a boy named Jonah.  http://marasafari.org/2013/09/27/good-news-from-kenya/ Mike and his wife are missionaries in Kijabe, Kenya – through World Harvest Mission. Mike is an orthopaedic surgeon who is helping [Read More...]