The Catholic Response to the Death of a Murderer

An already busy weekend concluded with the surprise announcement by President Obama that Osama Bin Laden had been killed on Sunday morning, May 1 by a team of American forces in a compound in Pakistan. There’s a lot to be

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Presidential Address Scheduled Immediately (Update: Osama bin Laden Dead)

This should be a big announcement if he’s going on at this hour. Update: President has not spoken yet, but reports are that Osama bin Laden is DEAD. Update 2: As of 10:55 p.m. President Obama still has not spoken,

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Divini Redemtoris

“Over half a century ago, while I was still a child, I recall hearing a number of older people offer the following explanation for the great disasters that had befallen Russia: ‘Men have forgotten God; that’s why all this is

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The Modern World is Going to Hell: A Continuing Series: The Whatever Vermin of the Apocalypse

    The sixth in my series of posts in which I give rants against trends that have developed in society since the days of my youth, the halcyon days of the seventies, when leisure suits and disco were sure signs that society was

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