In these last days of the life of little Charlie Gard, his parents’ only desire is to spend a few quiet days with him at home before allowing him to die peace – so why is the hospital standing in their way?
Feast of Sts. Joachim and Ann, Parents of Our Blessed Mother Mary
“Joachim and Ann, how blessed a couple! All creation is indebted to you. For at your hands the Creator was offered a gift excelling all other gifts: a chaste mother, who alone was worthy of him.”
-Saint John Damascene Read the rest…
In keeping with a campaign promise to handle the infestation of political correctness in the military, President Donald J. Trump announced today that transgenders will be banned from serving in the military.
There’s a reason why more and more women are opting for natural family planning methods, and one of those reasons was 27 year-old Sarah Cobb.
A seven-year-old Philadelphia girl with an inoperable brain tumor who was blessed by Pope Francis in November, has passed away, but her family is insisting that the mission of their little saint has only just begun.
Feast of St. James, Apostle
“Almighty Father, by the martyrdom of St. James you blessed the work of the early Church. May his profession of faith give us courage and his prayers bring us strength.”
-From the Office of Readings for
the Feast of St. James Read the rest…
When ISIS overtook Iraqi cities at the peak of its jihadi fury, it was their custom to remove or destroy statues of Jesus and Mary in their wake; however, this absence of sacred symbols will soon be just a memory for Christians in several Iraqi cities as 15 new statues of Our Lady of Lourdes are now being installed.
“The beauty of the world is Christ’s tender smile for us coming through matter.”
-Simone Weil Read the rest…