Category: Spiritual Life


The punch-you-in-the-face headline I gave to this week’s edition will now be justified. No, it’s not a piece about why we should hate people. No, it’s not even a piece about the alarming threat of draconian “hate crimes” legislation designed … Continue reading

The Holy Name of Mary

And the Virgin’s name, wrote Luke, was Mary. Let us speak of this name for a few moments. It is said to mean “star of the sea,” a name applied most appropriately to the Virgin Mary. She is compared most … Continue reading

Go to Joseph

(From her Autobiography, Chapter VI) Finding myself so crippled and so young too, and earthly doctors having failed to cure me, I looked to heavenly physicians for help… I took for my advocate and comforter the glorious Saint Joseph, and … Continue reading