Family and Relationships
Trump’s Nationalism is Incompatible with Christianity
7 Reasons Hymns are Better than Contemporary Worship Songs
New! Faith Leaders Database
Holiness and Pentecostal
Presbyterian and Reformed
see all religions
Oh, preacher, give us a good word
Saudi Arabia is the Worst Country in the World for...
Creationism is Bigger Than the Age of the Earth Question
An Open Letter To the So-Called Exhausted Majority
Resources For the Faith Seeker
E-Books and Other Special Offers
7 Day Prayer Challenge for Spouses
A Different Kind of Christian
Jesus Is Love
Pastors and Church Leaders
The Saints We Love
Who Is God?
Get newsletters and updates
get the latest from
Sign up for our newsletter
Get updates from Steel Magnificat delivered straight to your inbox
Also, send me the Catholic Newsletter and special offers.
Also, send me the Catholic Newsletter.
Please also opt me in for Exclusive Offers from Patheos’s Partners
Privacy and Data Policy
Select a Category
Bad Lip Reading
bad statue contest
catholic conspiracy alarmism
Catholic Oppositional Disorder
Christianity and Judaism
cry of the poor
Elsewhere on Patheos
Franciscan University of Steubenville
Interpretation of Scripture
laity and lay vocations
Medicine and Science
mourn with those mourn
New Pro-Life Movement
power in the Church
preferential option for non-violence
Public face of Catholicism
Q and A
Right to life
saints and celebrations
Seven Last Words
The Friendship Room
The New Pro-Life Movement
Things I Learned on the Internet
vice and temptation
virtue and vice
Way of the Cross
work of mercy
Select a Month
August 02, 2018
An Open Letter to Walgreens
To Donovan W. Pepper National Director, Local Government Relations Walgreen Co. 104 Wilmat Rd,...
July 26, 2018
It’s Not Enough to be a Humanae Vitae Family
This is the week of the year where I'm supposed to say something about birth...
June 18, 2018
A Summer Work of Mercy for the Friendship Room
I need help from all of my generous friends on this one. As most...
May 29, 2018
By My Magnanimous Leave: How to ask Someone on a Date
Apparently it's time to talk etiquette with the Marchioness of Manners, Mary Pezzulo, once again....
May 24, 2018
A Bucket Will Not Save You
I saw one of those ads for a kit, to help you survive the...
May 21, 2018
To Share is Human, to Share is Divine
The other day, a wonderful reader left me a tip in the blog's tip jar,...
May 16, 2018
An Urgent Work of Mercy For Everyone
People are always asking me questions. I do my best to answer. For the past...
February 16, 2018
A Box of Crap in Lieu of SNAP?
A reader and a friend had a request for me, earlier today: "Are we going...
January 31, 2018
A Hipster, A Ribeye, and a Foodie Lecture
I am a person of many faults, and I'm certainly grateful to Random People...
January 21, 2018
To the Person Who Gave Dirty Clothes to the Poor
We're having a nice little thaw in Steubenville. It's chilly and sloppy out instead of bitter...
December 20, 2017
Biscuits, Guns and a Discount Turkey Sandwich
We rode the bus to the mall to see Santa. Rosie brought along her teddy...
November 13, 2017
Fast Food Virtues
I never in a million years thought I'd be defending the Slumgullion-in-chief. I defended...
November 08, 2017
What’s For Dinner? Volume Three
I did it. I finally did it. I successfully made and ate stew. We almost...
June 04, 2017
What’s for Dinner?
What's for dinner is a shameless aping of Simcha Fisher's regular feature "What's for Supper?"...
May 31, 2017
Free Among the Dead
That's all anybody can ever do: help each other suffer less, and pretend to be...
March 21, 2017
That They Might See
I had to take the bus downtown to turn in my "interim report," to prove...
March 16, 2017
The Proposed 2018 Budget Will Make America Starve Again
Let's take a look at Donald Trump's proposed budget for 2018. This budget is entitled "America...
March 15, 2017
Meet Stephan, The Central Florida Cobra
I think of myself as a tolerant and respectful person with an open mind. The...
March 07, 2017
Mrs. Pezzulo’s Bad Day
It started out so well. I woke up before my daughter and had a nice...
October 29, 2016
Charity Is Our Only Hope
(image via Pixabay) Here's another update from our friends at The Friendship Room: "the rich...
August 10, 2016
All Creatures of our God and King
(image via Pixabay) I called my friend a cow just a moment ago, and she...
June 18, 2016
Tacos, Trolleys and a Summer Misadventure
Good Thing: There was going to be a little street fair downtown. Nothing ever happens...
June 11, 2016
A Gardener’s Prayer
(In loving memory of Charles Spencer) Blessed are you, Lord our God, who brings forth...
June 01, 2016
Theology of the Pea Patch
The garden is growing by leaps and bounds; the zucchini seedlings are already doubled in...
May 23, 2016
Food is a Miracle: A Corpus Christi Meditation
Those who don't understand why Christ came in the form of food, have never been...
May 10, 2016
How To Tell If You’re In The Chronicles of Narnia
(imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and this is my flattery of The Toast.)...
Related posts from
The Rust Belt Redemption
Rosie and the Corner Friends
Let it be an Ordinary Day
The Friendship Room Needs Help!
Advertise With Us
Terms of Service
Write For Us
Follow Us on Facebook
Copyright 2008-2017, Patheos. All rights reserved.