Defender of the Faith

“O bone Jesu, fac ut sim sacerdos secundum Cor Tuum.” “O good Jesus, make me a priest after Your own Heart.” Motto of Raymond Cardinal Burke   Raymond Cardinal Burke.  A Cardinal of the Catholic Church speaking like a Cardinal

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The Civil War In Historical Memory

Any understanding of this nation has to be based, and I mean really based, on an understanding of the Civil War. I believe that firmly. It defined us. The Revolution did what it did. Our involvement in European wars, beginning

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PopeWatch: Storm Brewing?

  Robert Royal at The Catholic Thing tells us that questions about the current pontificate are not restricted to blogs:   The mood in Rome is – let’s just speak the truth – tense. According to one quite reliable source on

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