VIRAL: NFL Player Benjamin Watson Posts ‘Prayer’ On Facebook About The Persecution of Christians |

The images keep flooding our timelines and news feeds. Men being burned alive or beheaded by masked assassins. Stories of families on the run, fleeing their homes while they are pillaged and burned. Their testimonies hold a familiar chord. “Convert, Pay or Die!” The persecution of Christians is not a new concept. As early as … Continue reading

Yad Vashem – Remember

Yad vashem Stolen name replaced by number, Savaged soul and broken heart. Hell, a people to encumber. Blind eyes outside in darkness. Dead souls dismissed the human face. Stolen name replaced by number Rising from the ashes, Pledging nevermore. Hell, a people to encumber Yad VaShem, the vault of memory, Yad VaShem, the ground of … Continue reading

My Shalom

My Shalom, My Shalom, Reigning over the waters, Conquering the watery depths, Making clear, Revealing by discernment Benefactor or maleficence. Quieted soul, Ever vigil heart, Desirous of My Holy Body, Gazing through the fiery flame Serene against the tumult, Drinking from the Chalice of My Blood, Covenanted through my Sacred Cross, Lifted high above the … Continue reading

Speak Up! – The Great Charter at 800 | Charles J. Chaput | First Things.

These remarks were delivered at Brigham Young University, January 23, as part of BYU’s on-going “Faith, Family and Society” lecture series. "Henry Ford is often quoted as saying, “History is bunk.” That’s not quite accurate. What he actually told the Chicago Tribune in 1916 is this: “I wouldn’t give a nickel for all the history … Continue reading