November 13, 2015

On November 13, Celebrate the First American Saint

The American Catholic Almanac, co-written by Brian Burch and Emily Stimpson, is a daily reader of American Catholics who changed the United States.  From the American
December 5, 2015

How the Pope Inspired Africa: Top 10 Quotes

Here are my Top 10 favorite quotes of the Pope in Africa. 1. He called people to repentance using an old metaphor to talk about our
December 21, 2015

Fight ISIS With the Rosary

ISIS is very much on Catholics’ minds this Christmas — and one particular line of defense keeps coming up: the rosary. At Benedictine College we are
March 14, 2016

Novena to St. Joseph (March 10 – March 19)

Please join CatholicVote in praying for the intercession of St. Joseph during this election season, that a candidate who protects life, family, and freedom will be
March 14, 2016

Defeating the Ancient Foe: Seven Questions with Paul Thigpen

  Paul Thigpen graduated summa cum laude from Yale and holds a doctorate in historical theology from Emory, but his interest in recognizing and defeating demonic
March 21, 2016

An Iraqi Martyr and Holy Week

Earlier today I chanced upon a video that changed my day, really my entire Holy Week; there could be nothing more fitting for the beginning of
March 25, 2016

Hey You

Get off the internet.  It’s Good Friday.
April 18, 2016

The Miracle of the Jesus Prayer

As I wrote about a while back, I’ve recently spent some time in Byzantine Catholic churches. It is not always possible for me to make it
May 30, 2016

Memorial Day: We Cannot Hallow This Ground

When President Abraham Lincoln gave his famous address for the dedication of the cemetery at Gettysburg in 1863, he spoke not only of the sacrifice made