What’s Your Favorite Irreverent Heathen Super Bowl Commercial? Cast Your Vote! 20

Hello Everybody!

Sorry for taking Monday off and not posting anything yesterday. I was busy researching.

I invested hours of time watching the Beyoncé Super Bowl Halftime Ritual over, and over, and over…  searching for deep dark illuminati symbolism. Here is what I found: More…

Gospel Reflection: Why Won’t God Do What We Expect? 14

People today are no different than they were 2,000 years ago.  We naturally want things to be verified before we assent to them. This natural human disposition even applies to what we expect from God. After all, “God is all powerful and all knowing, so why does he not reveal himself to us clearly, when he obviously could?”

“If you truly are God, save yourself and come down from that cross!” — God’s ways do not always correspond to human expectations

In today’s Gospel, Jesus reveals that he knows our thoughts: “Do here in your native place the things that we heard were done in Capernaum.” More…

The Church Fathers Reflect on Jesus and the Holy Spirit: The Theophany After the Baptism of the Lord (Part V) Reply

By Fr Jason Smith

Glass_Baptism_of_Christ_detail_DSCN4021_copyThe Baptism of the Lord was accompanied by one of the most stunning and remarkable events found in Sacred Scripture: The rending open of the heavens, the visible descent of the Spirit like a dove, and the Father’s audible voice. More…

Plan-B = The New Plan-A 22

It’s no surprise that the Obama administration has approved the sale of the abortifacient drug Plan-B in vending machines on college campuses.

I'm sorry, I must have missed something... Was there a plan A?

I’m sorry, I must have missed something… Was there a plan A?

After all, they are dispensing it like Band-Aids at New York City public schools. More…

Tribute to Aquinas the Angelic Doctor 4

St. Thomas Aquinas, O.P. (1225-1274)

Today, Biltrix celebrates the feast of our patron, the Great St Thomas Aquinas. Outstanding in zeal for holiness and the study of sacred doctrine — to you, Angelic Doctor, we owe this panegyric.

Aquinas is best known for his More…

“Today” This Passage Is Fulfilled in Your Hearing 3

JesusInTheTempleToday’s Gospel reading begins with the opening of Luke’s Gospel, then leaps forward four chapters to the account of Jesus’ revealing himself as the Christ foretold by the prophets. The joining of these passages is significant for two reasons. More…

Pro-Life Generation 13

“A new generation is on the rise, a generation dedicated to life, to love, and to faith — You are that generation!” — Rev. Carter Griffin, Homily during the Youth Rally for the March for Life at the Verizon Center, Jan. 25, 2013

Avengers for Life!

“Avengers-4-Life!” at the March for Life

Only one word, to describe yesterday’s March for Life in DC — “Unbelievable!” More…