Aloysius Gonzaga

One of the most wonderful and interesting and amazing things about being a Catholic is that you keep on discovering more saints. I’d heard of Aloysius Gonzaga, but I’m afraid I first came across the name ‘Aloysius’ (and couldn’t figure out how to pronounce it) as Sebastian Flyte’s teddy bear. Then I happened into St [Read More...]

Down, but not Out

Sorry so few posts over the last few days. I’ve been on the go for over a year without a break. The last few days I’ve crashed. nuthin serious. Ahm jist tard. [Read more...]

Mork the Dork

Tim Staples sent this in: New York, Jun 20, 2007 / 10:14 am (CNA).- Robin Williams has decided that he won’t pay any consequences for ridiculing the Church in public, says The Catholic League. On Monday night’s Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Williams equated all priests with pedophiles and mocked confession. Leno invited the actor [Read More...]

Sacre Coeur

Here’s a post I put up on Valentine’s Day about the Sacred Heart of Jesus. [Read more...]

Visit to the Stick Village

In the town of La Herradura there is a stick village. The town is on the edge of the mangrove swamps, and to reclaim some land the people hammer long sticks into the mud to create an enclosure. They then scoop the smelly tidal mud inside the stick enclosure until it builds up to a [Read More...]

Smeagol’s Friend

“I wants to be a Catholic deacon too after I finishes Smeagol’s work of wrecking The Shire…” (Note: this is a snap of Gordon Brown–soon to be Prime Minister of Britain– in his student days.. This post is a sequel to this one) [Read more...]