Lick the Hand

“If you love wealth more than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, depart from us in peace. We ask not your counsel nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you. May your chains rest lightly upon you and may posterity …

Howl My Soul

I was listening to Catholic Radio in the early 2000’s while driving and heard Fr. Corapi talking about a woman and then reciting a poem she had written.  For the life of me, I could not remember a word or phrase from the poem.  I tried numerous internet searches and …

Religious Liberty

In the wake of aggressive attacks against the religious freedoms of, primarily Catholics, by our government, Cardinal Timothy Dolan wrote the following to every bishop in our country… “In the United States, religious liberty does not depend on the benevolence of who is regulating us. It is our “first freedom” …

Why Veils at Mass?

I recently gave a talk to some young girls about chapel veils…here are my notes and a very wonderful sermon given on the subject. We veil many things in the Catholic church. Can you name some? Chalice Tabernacle Statues Crucifix during Passiontide/Holy Week Brides at their wedding Woman’s heads at …

Eternal Truths

I heard this on Catholic Radio. I can’t remember who it is attributed to… “Jesus Christ never intended for eternal truths to be determined by a democratic process.”