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      Of Blood and Guts and Ancient Romans

      When I hear a screaming child in a department store, I try not to draw attention to the commotion. Kids are kids. They scream,...

      Young in the Spirit: Spiritual Strengthenng for Seniors and Caregivers

      Young in the Spirit: Spiritual Strengthening for Seniors and Caregivers ISBN: 978-0-96774-495-7 125 pages, softcover $10.95 USAccording to Statistics Canada, the years between 2010 and 2031 will...

      The Pope Francis effect (or why I’m having a tough time)

      I have a confession. I'm having a tough time adjusting to Pope Francis.I admit that I'm a Pope Benedict XVI fan girl and I'm...

      Should Women be Educated?

      The topic of women’s education has been making the social media rounds and I’m sure more than a few feminists have flown into fits...

      On unemployed youth and forgotten elderly

      There's a great line in the book Ten Dates Every Catholic Should Know by Diane Moczar. In writing about the downfall of Rome, she quotes an...

      The Secret Life of the American Fairy Tale

      It's pretty easy these days to see that the world isn't doing so well. Babies are murdered by the thousands because they are inconvenient,...

      Interview with Pakistan Archbishop Emeritus Lawrence Saldanha

      Archbishop Lawrence John Saldanha’s humble beginnings as a priest began upon his ordination on 16 January 1960 in Lahore, Pakistan. As a young priest...

      When virginity is no good

      “Twenty may sound early to get married, but tell that to the girl who had her knees locked since puberty and the boy who...

      Society and sexual addictions

      I distinctly remember in the Rome train station searching the huge departure board to find the platform our train was leaving from in T...

      When platitudes fail

      The one thing the moderns will not trust a man to do is to conduct his own life. - G. K. Chesterton, Abolishing the OrdinaryI...