John Henry Newman: A talk delivered to the Basilian Lay Associates

JOHN HENRY NEWMAN, whose life spanned most of the nineteenth century—1801-90—was and remains a fascinating character. Much of his charm is found in his...

Benedict Beatifying Newman

(As a lead up to Cardinal Newman's canonization this Sunday, we thought we would offer the homily preached by Pope Benedict when he beatified...

11 Benefits of the Rosary from the 11 Marian Encyclicals of Pope Leo XIII

(On this memorial of Our Lady of the Rosary, we thought we would re-post this piece by Father Scott Murray, on the 'benefits of...

The Roots of Eco-Socialism

Interesting, is it not, how – as the climate change hoax continues to advance itself with a wall of lies and half truths –...

Saint Michael and the Eucharistic Eschatological Battle

The great dragon, the primeval serpent, known as the devil or Satan, who had deceived all the world, was hurled down to the earth...

Sainte Therese of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face

Today we celebrate the Saint of the Little Way, Saint Therese of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face, or, like the saints of...

The Assistance of Angels and Archangels in Human Affairs

(A blessed Sunday to all our readers, which would have been the feast of the Archangels - Michael, Gabriel and Raphael - or Michaelmas...

The Relentless God

WERE YOU startled by what you heard in the reading of Moses holding back the anger of God? It certainly provides a picture of God...

Pope John Paul II’s Homily for the Beatification of Lorenzo Ruiz

HOLY MASS FOR THE BEATIFICATION OF LORENZO RUIZ HOMILY OF THE HOLY FATHER JOHN PAUL II Manila (Philippines) Wednesday, 18 February 1981   Dear brothers and sisters in the...

Starved for God

And the Lord spoke all these words: I am the Lord thy God, who brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the...