In this vault are the graves of John O’Connor and Edward Egan, cardinals in the Catholic Church. O’Connor was born in Philadelphia to an Irish Catholic family in 1920. Egan was born in 193
My main takeaway on Pope Benedict is that while there wasn’t much a young German boy could do to avoid Hitler Youth membership, he sure never saw any real need to apologize for it or act in any
I’m sure the KGB would like to take credit for liberation theology, planning the world’s rebellions against capitalist exploitation from the Kremlin, but no one should take the claim of an
Welp, this exists. From 1555. I’m not sure, but I’m guessing this is a Protestant attack upon nuns. Time period certainly fits. As much as I hesitate to ever link to Reddit, there are peop
The Catholic Church is an institution really prepared to move into the future: The new pope, exorcists say, has become their champion in the face of modern skeptics, many of them within the Catholic f
Say this about the new pope: he has the right enemies.
For reasons out of my control, half of my life is now traveling around seeing statues of virgins, which is especially exciting since I’m not a believer. Thus, I’ve seen this virgin where a
My Catholic friends, I think it is time to go old-school next Lent. In addition to disease, the European settlers also brought Catholicism with them, and successfully converted a large proportion of t