Rick Warren: Chick-fil-A’s owner told me they set a new world record in sales today 11

They’re coming out of the woodwork. So much for the boycott.

It goes to show, we should never be afraid to stand up for our principles in public. CFA did not intend this outcome when they made their position known about the value of traditional marriage. They should have expected the initial outrage from a noisy few. What they ultimately got was record breaking sales. More…

Reader Appreciation — ‘Cause You’re the Best! 9

Thank you Walter!

This morning I was happy to learn that Biltrix was nominated for this prestigious award — The Reader Appreciation Award — from God-fearing Missionary, Walter Bright.

I really enjoy Walter’s blog, Where are you… Where are you going, for being always More…

Discernment of Spirits with St Ignatius Loyola 17

St Ignatius Loyola

If we live in the Spirit, let us also follow the Spirit — Galatians 5:25

One of the greatest conversion stories in the history of the modern church is that of St Ignatius Loyola.

Iñigo was a soldier.  More…

Illinois Congresswoman Did Not Know ObamaCare Provides Free Sterilization Coverage For Teens. Did you? 6

‘I’ll check that out,’ Schakowsky says at press conference

“In a highly awkward moment, Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D.-Ill.) said that she was “unaware” that the preventive services regulation that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has issued under the Obamacare law offers free sterilizations to teenage girls” More…

Chick-fil-A vs. the Dictatorship of Relativism 30

Ah Yes! Tolerance! The one thing we cannot tolerate is intolerance.

The evangelization of culture is all the more important in our times, when a ‘dictatorship of relativism’ threatens to obscure the unchanging truth about man’s nature, his destiny and his ultimate good — Pope Benedict XVI, Glasgow Scottland, Sept. 16, 2010

Pope Benedict coined the expression “Dictatorship of Relativism” during his homily More…

Because I am Carly. 13

Carly Fleischmann

“Carly can’t speak. Many people called her dumb or mentally retarded. But after she turned 11 years old, she discovered something truly incredible and found her voice. This is a must see.”

I cannot embed this video, so you have to go to godvine.com to see it – Yes, this is a must. More…

Life as a Pilgrimage: What Have We Learned from St James? 18

Antonio Veneziano — Apostle James the Greater

Calicem salutaris accipiam et nomen Domini invocabo!

Three lessons I’ve learned from Saint James

The Catholic Church venerates saints in a particular way. More…

Life As a Pilgrimage: What Can We Learn from St James? 10

July 25, Feast of St James the Apostle

El Greco – Apostle St James the Greater

To follow the path God set before you all your life. Imagine only doing that. What would that be like?


Faith, Freedom, and Fornights: What’s the Takeaway Line? 8

Fr Edward Hopkins

This is a guest-post by Fr Edward Hopkins, LC

Last Sunday, July 1st, I gave a homily focused primarily on the theme of Faith, which seemed evident in the readings (13th Sunday, year B), but given our historical moment I felt moved to insert a few references to the HHS mandate and the current attacks on our freedom of religion. More…