Greatest Baby Laugh, Ever

Adorable kid, adorable pup.My kids sounded just like this when they laughed -- Elder Son while watching Winnie the Pooh, and Buster while playing with a sword... … [Read more...]

William and Kate's Wedding

Some seriously brilliant look-alikes, here, particularly Rowan Williams, Camilla and Prince Harry! (H/T) … [Read more...]

Prithee, Who is Primary?

If Abbot and Costello had gone classical...(thanks to Joseph) … [Read more...]

iConfess video contest

A few weeks ago, marveling at the sad, guilty dog, I wrote about the Brooklyn Diocese's video scholarship contest:In an effort to help promote New York’s All Day Confessions event, happening Monday April 18th, The Diocese of Brooklyn in conjunction with both the Archdiocese of New York and Diocese of Rockville Centre are launching a grassroots digital campaign called i-Confess. Using both social and digital media, the goal of this campaign is to generate interest in the act of Confession t … [Read more...]

"He has a degree in philosophy…"

From Francis Beckwith at Return to Rome, (which you should check out) has a conversation between a physician and a bio-ethicist.Another appropriate read in view of that tape and the date... … [Read more...]

"The Music Box" – Intriguing!

Joseph Susanka, our resident movie maniac -- you should read his piece on the future of film -- sends this along. I likee!Stay with it; it's very inventive and charming and winning! … [Read more...]

Noodles by hand – Incredible

This is fascinating, stay with it. Courtesy of my Elder Son: … [Read more...]

A blissful air

Just under three minutes of energizing, blissful air, thanks to Renee Fleming and Cecilia Bartoli! … [Read more...]

Reverence, Relevance, Reaching out and More

I'll be out most of Wednesday, and wanted to direct you toward three pieces by our columnists, today -"Amazing Catechist:" Lisa Mladinich has advice on how to teach reverence to your kids and students"All things New:" Deacon Greg Kandra learns that the Corapi story is relevant to some in some ways, and to all in other ways"A Book of Sparks:" Heather King is confronted with the reality that there is hostility to faith, and a Divine answerFinally, I thought I'd leave you with this - a good … [Read more...]

Denver is Burdened with His Guilt…

As Deacon Greg points out, this video is a nice Lenten reminder that we have the means of unburdening ourselves and making things right.The video was cute and also a little sad for me; I hated seeing Denver so burdened. I believe God hates to see us so burdened by our sins, too. And the owner makes a good point with the second dog who "let it happen." We are supposed to help each other through our worst temptations.I doubt very much that the videomaker was trying to produce a … [Read more...]