Veterans Day: European, Pacific, Wives and Books


The flag is flying outside, and I just watched some local men in fraternal headgear carry out a memorial service for Veterans living and the dead. Kind of moving to see these older arthritic guys saluting their young counterparts.For the day, we have pieces touching on aspects of faith in both the Pacific and the European theaters, from WWI and WWII:First up, Pat McNamara with one of the most entertaining Veteran's Day pieces I've yet read:In 1916, Father [Francis P] Duffy was … [Read more...]