Donald R. McClarey

Believe This or Else

  “In my study of communist societies, I came to the conclusion that the purpose of communist propaganda was not to persuade or convince, not to inform, but to humiliate; and therefore, the less it corresponded to reality the better.

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Donald R. McClarey

Saint of the Day Quote: Saint William of Roeskilde

ST. WILLIAM was an English priest of eminent sanctity and zeal, and chaplain to king Canutus. In one of the voyages which that prince made from England to Denmark, the zealous servant of God who attended him, was so moved

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Donald R. McClarey

Cardinal Gibbons and the Knights of Labor

      This Labor Day I recall an episode in both the history of labor in the United States and in the history of the Catholic Church in America.  The last half of the nineteenth century was a time

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