The decision of 75 Girl Scouts to march in the Inaugural Parade today in Washington DC has touched off a firestorm of hate on social media from the very people with whom it has been aligning itself on “politically correct” issues for the last decade.
The NFL’s Ben Watson, tight end for the Baltimore Ravens, has joined the list of speakers who will address pro-life marchers on January 27.
Feast of St. Sebastian, Martyr (Third Century)
“If there are many persecutions, there are many testings; where there are many crowns of victory, there are many trials of strength. It is then to your advantage if there are many persecutors; among many persecutions you may more easily find a path to victory.”
–From a homily of St. Ambrose on Martyrdom Read the rest…
The faith of the nation will be very much present when President-elect Donald F. Trump emerges from the Capitol tomorrow morning for his inauguration as the 45th President of the United States – from the blessed doorway through which he will pass just before his inauguration to the interfaith service he’ll attend on Saturday morning at Washington’s National Cathedral.
MV writes: “I laughed out loud when I read the title of an article that blood type determines personality. I did not read the article because it sounded absolutely ridiculous. Have you heard of this nonsense? Could you please discuss it and warn others?”
“Let us not look too far or too high, but right in front of ourselves, right next to ourselves. The good to be done is perhaps there.”
– Servant of God Elisabeth Leseur,
The Secret Diary of Elisabeth Leseur Read the rest…
Don’t be fooled by the media’s fawning coverage of this Saturday’s Women’s March. The national co-chair of the Women’s March on Washington made it quite clear in an interview this weekend that this event is not based on some altruistic desire to advance the rights of all women. Instead, this March is all about preserving government funding for their idea of “reproductive healthcare.”
In a gripping account of heartbreak and triumph, reality TV star Jennifer Snowden reveals what she went through last year when her unborn baby was diagnosed with a rare brain condition from which doctors said he could never recover.
All holiness and perfection of soul lies in our love for Jesus Christ our God, who is our Redeemer and our supreme good. It is part of the love of God to acquire and to nurture all the virtues which make a man perfect.
– From a homily of St. Alphonsus Liguori Read the rest…