If Black Lives Mattered

  The Sheriff of Milwaukee has a way of telling the truth bluntly: CNN’s Poppy Harlow interviewed Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke about the recent protests that some in the Black Community have sparked after the police related deaths of Michael

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Make the Sign of the Cross and Go In!

(I posted this on the last day of 2013.  I adopt this as my pledge to all readers of The American Catholic during the coming year, which I suspect will be a tempestuous one.)   My avatar when I blog

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The Whole World Awaits Mary’s Reply

You have heard, O Virgin, that you will conceive and bear a son; you have heard that it will not be by man but by the Holy Spirit. The angel awaits an answer; it is time for him to return

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