Monthly Archives: August 2019

  • At Whom Is Bishop Barron Angry?

    I was gladdened to see Bishop Robert Barron’s tweets of anger about the Pew survey. Watch the attached video. (You will also be happy to hear the Pew survey didn’t shock the bishop.)
    I wish, though, his excellency had addressed the real cau…

  • St Lawrence of Rome

    Do you have a favorite saint?
    I try not to, but it’s hard to resist, isn’t it?
    It’s hard to resist the temptation to feel some strong pull of a saint. Which is why I feel compelled to write about St. Lawrence of Rome today, his feast …

  • Don’t Trust Father Don Draper

    This was one of my favorite episodes of Mad Men.
    The post-Vatican II Church epitomizes Don Draper’s very accurate definition of advertising. “Whatever you’re doing … it’s okay. You’re okay.”
    I’m Not Ok…

  • At Least They Go

    “Well,” said the priest, “at least they go.”
    By “go,” he was referring to Mass.
    By “they,” he meant the people who dress like tramps, talk and laugh through Mass, and know nothing about the Church’s…

  • Mass Killings Are the Fruit of Modernism

    Simple minds seek simple answers.
    A man kills innocents with a gun, and the simple mind blames the gun. When a dog sees an approaching shadow, he attacks his tail.
    Mass Killings Are Modernism In Action Modernism leads us to simple, but wrong, answers. …

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