color of youth…

... I love all the media coverage of the World Youth Day events. Such joyous and colorful photos, with the exception of those idiotic protesters. What are they protesting anyway; the cost of the whole the event? I don't suppose they decided to investigate the source of the funds for WYD, which *isn't* the Spanish government, but private individuals and corporate sponsors. Those protesters, the poor dears, all look so angry. Don't they know all that unfounded indignation causes deep set frown … [Read more...]

look at all the spiritually uplifting fun I am missing…

... just look at it!Photo: EWTNPhoto: WYD on Flickr … [Read more...]

son of a crescat…

... Today, readers, you are in for a marvelous treat. My eight and a half year old son declared he wants to follow in my footsteps and be the next young prolific blogger. Below is his appeal. He writes as follows;My mom won't let me be on face book even though some of my friends are on it. She said I had to be at least 13. That's forever! So I asked her if I could have a blog but she said if I put stuff on the internet it would be worse than when I learned to talk and started telling everyone … [Read more...]

Dior model in Moscow, c. 1962 … [Read more...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/thecrescat/2011/08/417.html

the bad catholic…

... I often wonder what kind of young man my son will grow to be. I have some general ideas though. … [Read more...]

St. Ja’liqua…

... Good grief, we need to get some new saints canonized quick because it seems like we Catholics all name our kids the same thing. I like traditional names and all, but there are nine boys all named Thomas between Boy Scouts, school and choir. … [Read more...]

I’m not sure which is sadder…

... the realization that I am too old to attend World Youth Day or the fact I am attending the event virtually. Maybe it's a combination of the two. Probably more of the first though. … [Read more...]

wanderlust Wednesday…

Venice, Italy. … [Read more...]

Question of the day…

... is there anything Catholics won't fight about? … [Read more...]


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