Making Headlines…


... Did you see it? I was featured in the Washington Post. No seriously, I was.Oh, wait. Wrong news story. Try here instead. Elizabeth Tenety writes about Pope Francis and how the more "right" are handling the shock of it all. … [Read more...]

A Tragedy Should Not Be A Time For Political Opportunism…


... Regarding the shooting in Colorado; let's get two things perfectly clear.1- A criminal, by the very definition of the word, does not respect laws. 2- A person intent on murder is not going to let laws keep him from the task at hand.Making guns illegal to own is not going to prevent criminals from committing crimes... because they are criminals, see? Crim•i•nals. As in people who violate and disregard laws. Gun laws. Any laws. Laws do not apply to criminals or else they would be law … [Read more...]

the white dove and Cardinal Eugênio Sales …


... During the funeral of Cardinal Sales of Rio de Janeiro a single white dove perched atop of his coffin... for an entire hour.As Terry pointed out, "In Christianity the dove symbolizes both the Holy Spirit and the souls of the just."Related Link: D.Eugenio Sales e uma Pomba, with more photos. … [Read more...]

Virginia is for lovers and North Carolina is for the narrow-minded, judgmental, deceptive, and manipulative…

NC bill board

Then what does that make California then, besides the land of fruits and nuts.CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A California church says "sorry" to people in North Carolina after the state passed Amendment One, recognizing marriage as only between a man and a woman.The billboard, sponsored by the Missiongathering Christian Church in San Diego, appeared for the first time on Wednesday. The church apologizes for what it calls "the narrow-minded, judgmental, deceptive, manipulative actions of those … [Read more...]

Holy water as a crowd dispersal weapon…

On Sunday, activists from the Union of Orthodox Banner-Bearers, a lay Russian Orthodox organisation, dispersed a group of protesters gathered in downtown Moscow near the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour by dealing with them in a distinctively brutal and Russian way; dousing them with Holy Water. … [Read more...]

overwhelmingly helpless and dependent, just the way the gov’t likes us…

What is this work, of which you speak?

... "Up to 30 people were pepper-sprayed by police after students tried to storm a Santa Monica College trustee board meeting in protest over proposed higher course fees."The students were chanting, "No cuts, no fees, education should be free".Education should be free.Free, because teachers don't deserve a salary. Free, because it doesn't cost a dime to maintain the school's infrastructure and facilities. Yes, free. Free to make getting a college education has commonplace - … [Read more...]

The Eucharist is the Body of Christ…

... The Eucharist is the Body of Christ. It is the Body of Christ. The Body of Christ. Christ transubstantiated. Jesus Christ Himself. Jesus. Even if you don't fully understand the concept it doesn't make it any less so. Either you believe it or you don't.Now if you are Catholic chances are high you believe it. Well, you are supposed to believe it at least. Knowing and believing what you do about the Eucharist it follows reason that you would want to 1) protect Him from being profaned, and … [Read more...]



... EWTN sues US government over Contraception Mandate, and so does Priests for Life . Cardinal Wuerl thinks we stand a solid chance at winning this fight, and the Church is always right."The world will know that free men stood against a tyrant, that few stood against many, and before this battle was over, even a god-king can bleed." - King Leonidas, 300 … [Read more...]

“For the good of souls, Nancy Pelosi must be denied Holy Communion and the Catholic people should be informed that she is being denied Holy Communion.”


... I am quoting Fr. Z in the above title, but I must say that if this very moment Archbishop Niederauer and Cardinal Wuerl decided to excommunicate Nancy Pelosi or deny her Communion I would stand up and loudly cheer with joy. Hell, I may even dance in place.And you can call me nasty or un-Christian for doing so all you want - but you'd be dead wrong.Warning: I am about to say "hell" a lot.First lets examine what it means when someone is excommunicated and denied Holy Communion. … [Read more...]