Court Dismisses 14 of 15 Bogus Charges Against Daleiden and Merritt

“In a huge victory, a California court today dismissed almost all of the criminal charges abortion activists filed against the pro-life advocates who recorded undercover videos exposing Planned Parenthood selling the body parts from aborted babies.” From LifeSite News: California Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed 15 felony charges against both David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt. […]

The Marian Option

Another great Acton Connection When Planning the Birth of a New Society, Invite the Mother From Crisis Magazine: At a class at Acton University, Dr. Carrie Gress was lecturing about the Benedict Option and somewhat informally proposed a Marian option. She said she was impressed by the interest the proposal sparked. I happened to be […]

Catholic Lite and Europe’s Demographic Suicide

Are the churches of Europe turning around the decline in attendance with the “Mercy” Pope? Are Muslims dominating the schools and streets in many areas? What can we do? COMMENTARY: Europe’s population predicament bespeaks, first and foremost, a colossal evangelical failure. George Weigel in EWTN: Ten years ago, after my meditation on Europe, The Cube […]

Fr. Spitzer: “The Devil wins if we don’t show up for the debate”

A great scientist priest! The philosophy professor and Jesuit discusses rekindling a love for truth, goodness, and beauty among young people—before it is “drummed out of them by materialists and physicalists.” “The Devil wins if we don’t show up for the debate”: Fr. Spitzer on reclaiming the transcendentals The philosophy professor and Jesuit discusses rekindling […]

Christian Children of Egypt: Blood and Martyrdom

May God help us. May the western people and our priests raise their voices in prayer and outrage at the continued slaughter of innocents. Amen. From Fr Andre Y Sebastian Mahanna of St Rafka Maronite Catholic Church: Gift IV: The Christian Children of Egypt pay off the Tax Price (Al- Jezya) of the Faith: Blood and martyrdom. “Little […]

Pope Francis and President Trump Meet-video

From LifeSite: Pope Francis and U.S. President Donald Trump met Wednesday morning and engaged in what the Vatican described as “cordial discussions” regarding U.S.-Holy See relations and a commitment by both to protect life and religious freedom. Trump and the pope talked for half an hour behind closed doors in a conversation that also touched […]

Ronald Reagan, John Paul II, and Fatima

May 13th, 2017 is the 100th Anniversary! Communism in the USSR has collapsed but is has infiltrated the West from K-8, 9-12, and especially the university system and the halls of government. We must pray for our own souls, those of loved ones, and ask Mary to help the world. From the WSJ: It was […]

Pope Francis in Egypt

-TWO CRUX ARTICLES ON THE POPE’S VISIT “Though Pope Francis avoided the quotation linking the Prophet Mohammed with violence that stirred protest when used by Pope Benedict XVI at Regensburg, Germany, in 2006, he delivered a similar sort of wake-up call for religious leaders in the Islamic world, insisting that violence is a “negation of […]

What Catholics Can Learn About Islam from ex-Muslim Ayaan Hirsi Ali

  A good article to print and give to clergy. By William Kilpatrick in Crisis: Many Catholics look upon Islam as an ally in the struggle against militant secularism. Since Muslims are opposed to permissiveness, pornography, same-sex “marriage,” and other aspects of the secularist agenda, many Catholics assume that they must share similar values about […]

Happy Easter

I pray for a happy day with loved ones, for all the readers of the Thee IC. Your support is appreciated. Please remember our Christian brethren, who stay strong in their faith in spite of persecution. Let us not be complacent. God Bless. From National Review: The humbling truth of Easter By Kevin D. Williamson […]