Two Lectures in Houston

2009 Voces Veritatis Lecture series “Something worth dying for: The Martyrs of the English Reformation” THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2009 St. Cuthbert Tunstall: The Penitent Thief of the English Reformation Guest Lecturer Mr. Bret Ramsey Teacher at St. Thomas Episcopal in Houston, TX —————————————————————- THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2009 St. Thomas à Becket: A Man of Paradoxical … More Two Lectures in Houston

“Doubt” as Virtue so says President Obama

Below is taken from article of Archbishop Chaput in response to President Obama’s commencement address and reception of a honorary doctorate in law from the University of of Notre Dame: Archbishop Chaput responds to Cardinal Cottier on the Notre Dame controversy “Unfortunately, the President also added the curious remark that “. . . the ultimate … More “Doubt” as Virtue so says President Obama

Know America

For us to know who we are as Americans, we should always watch the news and read works of the past. Democracy in America is a key book to read and know who we are as a people. Sections to Read in Democracy in America Tocqueville’s Vision of History and America (Vol. I, Author’s Intro.; … More Know America

St. Boniface

VATICAN CITY, MARCH 11, 2009 (Zenit.org).- Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave today at the general audience in St. Peter’s Square. * * * Dear brothers and sisters: Today we pause to consider a great missionary of the 8th century, who spread Christianity in Central Europe, precisely in my homeland as … More St. Boniface