Why I’m thankful to Pope Francis: Typical Missionary of Mercy?

So, let me count the ways: I’m a Missionary of Mercy. That’s helped many souls. Some are apoplectic that Missionaries of Mercy even exist and even insist that they cannot possibly be real priests. I have never gone against proper … Continue reading → Read the Whole...

Eco-trad Husband Says Wife Must Freeze

On Monday I had the heat on in my office so that the apple juice would be nice and not-cold for the cider yeast. I enjoyed the cocoon of warmth so much, I put the heat on on Tuesday, too. But as soon as Benedict Ambrose came home, he turned it off and said this was...

NOT shot 2x head priest prays for cop shot 3x chest

Here’s the news story. Awesome. I’m guessing a feather of Father’s guardian angel jammed the gun, twice. This is a Hail Mary story if ever there was one. The power of the Rosary! Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Bellarmine, Clear in Mind and Soul

In the midst of the theological confusion in which our Church is mired, we could use a few more men with the clear, disciplined mind and soul of Robert Bellarmine (+1621), bishop, cardinal, doctor of the Church, Jesuit, back in the days when the Order was young and,...