Tag Archives: Sacrifice

A Few Thoughts On Veteran’s Day

  It’s the feast of St. Martin of Tours, and since he was a soldier of some renown it is fitting that his feast coincides with what we celebrate as Veteran’s Day. I have an affinity for soldiers. At Mass … Continue reading

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Remembering, With Gratitude, The D-Day Sacrifices Of The Fallen

Pope Francis remembers, and is grateful. Francis praised “the numerous soldiers who left their country to land on the beaches of Normandy to fight against Nazi barbarism and free occupied France”. The Vatican said Francis “also does not forget the … Continue reading

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On the Commemoration of Veteran’s Day…

Back to back secular feast days Frank? What gives? Not what, but who. I’ve been reading the Catechism, see, and this is what the Church says,

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For A Few Thoughts On Memorial Day UPDATED

  Two years back, I wrote a Memorial Day post titled To Remember the Fallen. I shared a personal story with you about a few of my brother Marines and asked you to share your prayers with us for those … Continue reading

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