Patrick Buchanan and the July 4th Celebrations

In a gushing recent op-ed, columnist and author Patrick Buchanan praised President Trump’s July 4th celebration:   As master of ceremonies and keynote speaker at his ‘Salute to America’ Independence Day event, Trump was a manifest success.* Buchanan took to task those on the left who denigrated the event as an ego trip for the … Continue reading Patrick Buchanan and the July 4th Celebrations

A Catholic View of the D-Day Commemorations

Last week Western leaders convened to commemorate the 75th anniversary of “D-Day,” the Allied invasion of the Normandy coastline which began the bloody and destructive struggle to “liberate” Europe from Nazi domination. Not only were there solemn speeches given in honor of the men who were slaughtered at Normandy and across the battlefields of Europe, … Continue reading A Catholic View of the D-Day Commemorations

St. Isidore: Defender of the Faith

The heavenly grace which once flowed onto Spain when it became known as The Catholic Kingdom was due, no doubt, to the efforts of its many saints. One of the most important and instrumental in the Spanish Reconquista was Isidore of Cartagena (d. 636) Isidore was one of the leading thinkers of the glorious Middle Ages … Continue reading St. Isidore: Defender of the Faith

On the Cause of Queen Isabella’s Sainthood

It has been a little over sixty years since the cause of sainthood for Queen Isabella I of Spain was officially broached.  In 1974, her case advanced to the status of “Servant of God.”  At that time, the investigation by Church authorities concluded that: . . . a canonical process could be undertaken with a … Continue reading On the Cause of Queen Isabella’s Sainthood

The Blessed Trinity Can Be Blasphemed, But Mohammad Cannot Be Criticized: Welcome To Post-Christian Civilization!

Blasphemy is Now Okay in Post-Christian Ireland   As Ireland voted to decriminalize blasphemy of the One True God, a European court has ruled that criticism of the crazed prophet, Mohammed whose manically followers have repeatedly sought to overrun Christendom, should be prohibited. Late last month by an overwhelming margin, the Irish voted to further … Continue reading The Blessed Trinity Can Be Blasphemed, But Mohammad Cannot Be Criticized: Welcome To Post-Christian Civilization!