Archdiocese of Washington Speaks Out Against Georgetown

Msgr. Pope linked to this editorial from the Catholic Standard.  It condemns Georgetown’s decision to invite Kathleen Sebelius to speak at a commencement, and does so in unequivocal terms.  Here’s one key graph: Founded in 1789 by John Carroll, a

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The Mother Thing

This is going to meander.  It’s more of a thinking-out-loud type post than really having a specific point.  Can I call it a meditation? So I got married.  And suddenly, like the boy thing had hit, the motherhood-thing hit.  I

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Happy Birthday Bella!

    Elizabeth Santorum at Hot Air reminds us that the Santorum household has a double reason to celebrate today: Sunday is an important day in the Santorum house. On May 13th, we’ll be celebrating a birthday. My little sister,

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To Mary on Mother’s Day

And he saw in a little picture, Tiny and far away,  His mother sitting in Egbert’s hall, And a book she showed him, very small, Where a sapphire Mary sat in stall  With a golden Christ at play. G.K. Chesterton,

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Mother O’ Mine

If I were hanged on the highest hill, Mother o’ mine, O mother o’ mine! I know whose love would follow me still,    Mother o’ mine, O mother o’ mine! If I were drowned in the deepest sea, Mother

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