According to Thy Will

A blessed solemnity of the Annunciation, commemorating the conception of the Son of God in the womb of the Blessed Virgin, freely chosen by...

Steadfast Saint Turibius

Saint Turibius of Mogrovejo (+1606) is a model for bishops everywhere, and not just for the ordained, but for all priests and...

The Necessity of Receiving the Really Real Reality of the Eucharist

Catholics in many regions – more or less all of Canada – can no longer attend Mass, or receive Holy Communion, with few exceptions....

A Short Exegesis on the Our Father

As the prayer taught by Christ Himself, the ‘Lord’s Prayer’ is the most ‘perfect’ of vocal prayers, summing all that we might ask and...

Ite Ad Joseph, the Mighty and Provident

The strong and silent saint from the Gospel, is a fitting one for our troubled times: The husband of the Virgin Mary, and foster...

Saint Patrick’s Emerald Hope

(Here is a re-posting of some thoughts on Saint Patrick's Day. Much has happened since then, and this will be a muted celebration, with...

Jean de Brebeuf, Prayers for Canada, and Take Heart

Peace, to one and all of our readers! I trust everyone is hale and healthy, and keeping that interior peace which only Christ brings. A brief...

Fear No Evil

The headlines read like something out of an apocalyptic novel, written, say, a decade or so ago: Trudeau’s son elected Prime Minister and foists...

The Devil’s Deathly Dominion

Physician-turned-author Walker Percy’s final novel, The Thanatos Syndrome, published in 1987, tells the odd tale of a town wherein the ‘elites’ are devolving -...

The Last Martyr of Scotland

Due to some technical and other issues, we're a day late on re-posting this piece, , on the last martyr of the 'Reformation' -...