Donald R. McClarey

Churches Are Essential

The President has proclaimed that churches are essential:   “Some governors have deemed liquor stores and abortion clinics as essential, but have left out churches and other houses of worship. It’s not right,” Trump said from the White House podium.

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Donald R. McClarey

Top Ten Civil War Movies For Memorial Day

    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

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Donald R. McClarey

Saint of the Day Quote: Saint Julia of Carthage

“My liberty is the service of Christ, whom I serve every day with a pure mind. As for that error of yours, I not only do not venerate it, I detest it.” Saint Julia’s response to a Roman Tribune, prior

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Donald R. McClarey

May 22, 2020: US Death Toll

Just to keep track of the nonsense that has wrecked our economy and generally made our politicians run around as if their fool heads were on fire, each day I publish the corona virus total death toll in the US

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Meanwhile, Back in Italy

Thank heavens the secular authorities Italy haven’t required that Catholics paint their bottoms blue, because virus.  If they did, PopeWatch suspects the gang at the Vatican would go along with it: But the sight of priests distributing Holy Communion wearing

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Donald R. McClarey

Letter to the Governor

Honorable Tim Walz Governor State of Minnesota 130 State Capilol 75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Saint Paul, Minnesota 55155 Dear Govemor Walz, Earlier this afternoon, the Catholic Bishops of Minnesota announced that they would resume public masses

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