Tag Archives: Miracles

For Shakespeare’s St. Crispin’s Day Speech

It’s St. Crispin’s Day! Which means it’s time for my favorite speech penned by William Shakespeare. See, the Battle of Agincourt occurred on the Feast of Sts. Crispin and Crispinian, which back before I was Catholic I would only have … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Living, Prayer, Working | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Because The Church Is Our Pillar Of Fire

For Christmas, we were given one of those little inspirational calendars. You know the kind. Every day you flip a page over and meet a new quote to great the day with. The person who bought ours got it from … Continue reading

Posted in Learning, Living, Prayer | Tagged , , , , , ,

Because Joseph of Cupertino Could Fly

—Feast of St. Joseph of Cupertino A few years ago, the world was held in thrall by Stephen Hawking’s declaration that there is no need for a Creator for the universe to have been formed. The giant had spoken, succinctly, … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Living, Prayer, Working | Tagged , , , , , ,

Meriam Ibrahim Meets Pope Francis In Rome

And she receives a blessing from il Papa. Vatican Radio has the story. Meriam Ibrahim, the woman who was sentenced to death in Sudan for refusing to renounce her Christian faith, arrived Thursday in Italy and met with Pope Francis … Continue reading

Posted in Living, Prayer | Tagged , , , , , ,

Miraculous Proof That God Loves Mustangs More Than Camaros…

See what God did there? Toldja! Sing it, Wilson.

Posted in Culture, Living, Nature | Tagged , , , , ,

Thoughts About The Minor Miracle That Occurred At Harvard University Yesterday

Consider this post a wee after action report by your favorite strategic corporal,  Joe Six-Pack, USMC. You may be thinking, “Where do you get off declaring what happened at Harvard as being a miracle, Frank?” I’ll tell you where. Because nobody … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Living, Prayer | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

The Holy Fire In The Tomb (Holy Saturday in Jerusalem)

Is it real? Or is it fake? I have no idea, dear reader. In fact, I’ve only just learned about it today, as I’m always the last one to know about things of this sort. But it being Holy Saturday, … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Learning, Living | Tagged , , , , ,

“The Quest for the True Cross.” What a Movie That Would Make!

As you may know, today is the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. I found a pretty good short piece on the finding of the Holy Cross over at Magnificat. But as usual, I went looking for more. … Continue reading

Posted in Conversion Story, Culture, Living | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Meet Father Dowling, Accident Scene “Mystery” Priest

Catholic News Service has the scoop, Jefferson City, Mo., Aug 12, 2013 / 02:12 pm (CNA).- The mysterious Missouri priest who gave anointing to a woman in her wrecked car near Center, Mo. has been identified as Father Patrick Dowling, … Continue reading

Posted in Living, Prayer, Working | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

And for the Blog’s 2001st Post, A Truth Regarding the Miracle at Cana…

N’est-ce pas?! After all, the scriptures never said,

Posted in Culture, Living | Tagged , , , , ,