The Church Militant

The other day, I attended daily Mass celebrated by a priest from India. During the homily, he read a letter from a dear priest friend who lives in Orissa, the Indian state in which Catholics are being viciously persecuted. The friend told of the dangers in which he lives, day Read more…

The House on the Rock

“Why do you call me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ but not do what I command?I will show you what someone is like who comes to me, listens to my words, and acts on them.That one is like a man building a house, who dug deeply and laid the foundation on rock; when Read more…

No room at the Inn

I caught a little blurb this morning about a hotel that refused a room to a solider because it was against their policy to rent to members of the Armed Forces. So, the soldier – still healing from battle wounds – spent the night in his car. He’d come into Read more…

The genetics of cheating

OMG! Do we really have to turn the question of why men cheat on their wives…err…significant others…into a matter of science? Scientists at Karolinska Institute in Stockholm are running studies on the genetics of cheating. They’re kidding, aren’t they? They claim to have found an allele in voles who cheat Read more…