Donald R. McClarey

Maybe MPS Can Explain This

  Hard to believe that Scotland once produced Highland troops, some of the toughest fighting men on Earth:   Gingerbread men have been replaced by gingerbread persons in the Scottish Parliament’s coffee shop in case the traditional name causes offence. The

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Donald R. McClarey

You Are On Your Own Jack

  Ed Peters reminds us that any priest who stands up for traditional Catholic teaching, is completely on his own when the feathers hit the fan:   If the text recently sent to me really was the homily that Fr.

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Donald R. McClarey

Pardon Omnes

There is an exception to the power of pardon, that it shall not extend to cases of impeachment, which takes from the president every temptation to abuse it in cases of political and official offences by persons in the public

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Donald R. McClarey

Star Trek Christmas

MCCOY: Captain, I see on your report Flavius was killed. I am sorry. I liked that huge sun worshiper. SPOCK: I wish we could have examined that belief of his more closely. It seems illogical for a sun worshiper to

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Donald R. McClarey

About Time

        (Language advisory as to the above video.)   News that I missed, courtesy of The Babylon Bee:     WASHINGTON, D.C.—In an unusual move, President Trump has now demanded a federal investigation into movie critics for

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Donald R. McClarey

Saint of the Day Quote: Saints Rufus and Zosimus

I exhort you all, therefore, to yield obedience to the word of righteousness, and to exercise all patience, such as you have seen [set] before your eyes, not only in the case of the blessed Ignatius, and Zosimus, and Rufus,

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Ring Binders

More evidence that the Pope believes that Catholic Catechisms need to come with ring binders:     He said Church teaching now reflects “the doctrine of the latest Pontiffs as well as the change in the conscience of Christians who

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