Probably most of our readers understand that the Obama Administration has imposed restrictions on the freedom of religion, forcing Catholic institutions to provide health insurance plans which pay for contraception and abortion drugs. This of course is contrary to Church teaching, and after it all blows over, the Church will be the one left standing. It always is.
Compared to other...
Three Catholic friends and I had the great fortune of seeing For Greater Glory on opening night. Of course, this is no great feat considering we live in the middle of Baptist country.
For those of you who are unfamiliar, For Greater Glory is based on real life events during the Cristero’s War, a rebellion against persecution of Christians by the atheistic Mexican government resulting in...
Given the events the last few weeks, it’s been relatively easy to find mention of martyrdom in the Catholic blogosphere, whether one looks to Francis Cardinal George’s statement that “I expect to die in bed, my successor will die in prison and his successor will die a martyr in the public square” or my own previous mentions of it. What is not easy to find is a clear...