Monthly Archives: July 2013

Praying for Benedict

I love Benedict XVI.  I love that he sacrificed himself in Christlike fashion for the Church.  He carried the sins of others on his shoulders and then he gave himself over to his enemies, and to his friends.  He endures … Continue reading

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WYD-2013

I believe it is a safe bet that Benedict XVI is praying for Francis and for WYD to be a success.  Success, of course, is difficult to define but again, I think he is praying that the Lord will be … Continue reading

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I was away for the Fourth.  As an American struggling with the changing cultural landscape, I probably would have reflected on religious freedom.  Benedict has said much on this.  I see religious freedom eroding in Democratic countries especially mine.  There … Continue reading

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