The Patheos Party

      [13] And one of the multitude said to him: Master, speak to my brother that he divide the inheritance with me. [14] But he said to him: Man, who hath appointed me judge, or divider, over you? Luke 12: 13-14

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The Gift of Life

Are you afraid of death? Well, I can’t say that I have any great affection for it. Look below you, my friend. For 70 years, I’ve watched the seasons change. I’ve seen the vibrant life of summer, the brilliant death

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PopeWatch: Too Soft on Communism?

  Well this is interesting.  CNN (!) has a piece that asks the question of whether Pope Francis is too soft on Communism.   On Sunday, at a huge Mass in Havana’s Revolution Square, Francis told 200,000 Cubans to serve people,

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September 22, 1776: Nathan Hale’s Only Regret

How beautiful is death, when earn’d by virtue! Who would not be that youth? What pity is it That we can die but once to serve our country. Joseph Addison, Cato (1712) Death at 21 is always a tragedy, but

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