My wife and I have two children, four months apart (go figure), both under the age of two. Currently they’re both in day care which means they’re both constantly exposed to all the germs passed by a dozen or so other kids. Since October, our family has endured three cases of food poisoning, eight ear infections, two cases of bronchitis, three cases of pneumonia and currently...
Out of the deep have I called unto thee O Lord;
Lord, hear my voice!
O let thine ears consider well
The voice of my complaint.
Given all the drama within the Catholic universe lately, as well as the perilous state of national and worldwide affairs, I found myself half-joking with a friend that we’re no longer certain that the End Times are not at hand. Then again, a...
Lately it seems the news headlines have increasingly included stories of persecution of Catholics or the Catholic Church, whether the abortion issue, so-called homosexual “rights”, or the unending slaughter of Coptic Christians and others by Muslim jihadis. The daily barrage of such news stories can leave one feeling as though the whole world has turned against the one, holy,...