Monthly Archives: June 2010

Let the Debating Begin

We have a good discussion going on the New American Religion: I believe in whatever thread. Please join the discussion. Just remember that we are Christians please see the rules of engagement. Okay. Let the discussion begin! On the above … Continue reading

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Martyrs of The Church of Rome

Today we honor the Christians who were martyred during Nero’s reign. From an Irish Catholic website: The fire of Rome under Nero 64 AD In July of 64 AD, more than half of Rome was destroyed by fire. Rumour blamed … Continue reading

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The New American Religion:I believe in Whatever

This is so sad. On so many levels. “SPRING LAKE — A prominent Spring Lake church removed its cross Tuesday and has changed its name as part of a series of moves intended to make it more inclusive C3Exchange, 225 … Continue reading

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On Rituals and Men

This is cool

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St. Peter and St. Paul

Today is the feast day of St. Peter and St. Paul. St. Augustine tells us that they gave up their lives for the truth: “This day has been consecrated for us by the martyrdom of the blessed apostles Peter and … Continue reading

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In Defense of Marriage

Between one man and one woman, that is. The US Bishops have a lot of new resources on their web site to explain why the Church cannot accept homosexual marriage: Marriage: Unique for a Reason provides resources to assist with … Continue reading

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Forgiven, Redeemed, Reconciled

Three words. Much power. This is a remarkable and heart wrenching story from the Wyoming Star-Tribune. H/T Get Religion. In September of 2005 three seminarians , studying for the priesthood, go out for a few drinks.  Tragically, they all get … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday

To Larry, my hero, my best friend, spiritual director, the love of my life and my favorite deacon. I am profoundly thankful for your parents who are now asleep in Christ.  They raised you to become a remarkable and holy … Continue reading

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Abortion: The Bishops Speak

WASHINGTON, D.C., JUNE 25, 2010 ( Direct abortion is never morally permissible, but there are some medical procedures that are legitimate to protect the life of a pregnant mother, even if they might result in the death of her child. … Continue reading

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Help Desk 101: Just do It.

I  will not be posting much today. But here is a very funny video. Hey making a change is hard. We need help with the obvious. H/T black biretta This is very funny even though it is in subtitles. Click … Continue reading

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