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Saint John of the Cross: The Patient Reformer

I wrote recently about the mystical theology of Saint John of the Cross – something for which he is justly renowned, and on the basis of which the Church has named him… 1,659 more words


As does our King – so do we.

Today, the final Sunday in the Liturgical year we celebrate the greatness of Jesus Christ as King of the Universe and acknowledge the eschatological ramifications of His kingship. 797 more words


Literally speaking -- Redux

I apologize for lying to you. Earlier today I said that my last post — the one about evolution — was going to be my last serious rant after having posted two in a row. 963 more words


Man Who Sold Fake Immunity Papers Gets 3 ½ Years

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A man who claimed he was the keeper of the seal of St. Peter was sentenced to 3 ½ years in prison for selling 2,000 fake documents that he said would protect buyers from U.S. 371 more words