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      Christianity, Islam and Atheism

      The Arab world before Mohamed was dominated by a polytheism that was slowly evolving toward monotheism. That polytheism included the supreme god among all...

      Isidore’s Internet and Industriousness

      Today, April 4th - this year smack dab in the middle of Easter Week, and last year during Holy Week - is the commemoration...

      The Legacy of Pope Saint John Paul II

      It was nineteen years ago, at 9.37 pm, when Pope St John Paul, Supreme Pontiff of the Universal Church, left this vale of tears...

      The Last Easter Homily of Pope Benedict XVI

      (Last words are always - or almost always - indicative, and one could reach much into these words of Pope Benedict XVI on his...

      The Fathers of the Church on the Resurrection of Jesus  

      Today is the solemnity of Easter! After three days in the tomb Jesus has fulfilled his promise that He would resurrect for life eternal....

      Three Easter Musical Gems

      As we begin this Easter Octave with the great Solemnity of Easter itself, music to lift the soul would be one of Bach's Easter...

      In the Glorious Light of Easter, Alleluia!

      Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth, for you have died, and your life is hidden...

      Why Holy Saturday?

      Holy Saturday is the day in-between Good Friday and the Easter Vigil, when the Church is silent, bells go quiet, Churches are stripped and...

      A Lectio Divina on the Divine Mercy Prayer, “Eternal Father”

      Today is the first day of the Divine Mercy Novena which can be found here. Eternal Father, God, You are eternal. Time is not something...

      The Last Words of Pope Saint John Paul II

      On this Holy Saturday, as come to the end of a long and difficult Lent for so many, these final messages of Pope Saint...