Spirit & Life Newsletter

In Bleak Times, Let Your Light Shine

Extremism Requires Courageous Witness  The photos are heartbreaking. A statue of the Pieta, with Mary holding the body of Jesus, lies abandoned in the street. The head of Mary has been smashed off. The background is a blur of smoke, teargas, flames, and masked men and women. Another photo shows [...]

By |2019-11-19T09:27:15-05:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: News and Commentary, Spirit & Life Newsletter|Tags: |
  • St. Padre Pio, priest and stigmatist, bled during the consecration of the Mass.

A Merciful Decision to Deny Joe Biden Holy Communion

Perhaps the only thing that should be surprising about a Catholic priest’s recent decision to deny Holy Communion to Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is that anyone is surprised. On Sunday, Oct. 27, Fr. Robert E. Morey at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Florence, South Carolina, refused to give Holy [...]

By |2019-11-16T17:03:37-05:00November 11th, 2019|Categories: News and Commentary, Spirit & Life Newsletter|
  • jeffrey and james younger

The Hypocrisy of Progressivism

A Transgender Seven-Year-Old? Progressivism is increasingly an ideology characterized by rank hypocrisy and internal contradictions. Consider the following: Progressives claim to believe in “tolerance” above all else. But it is they who have proved to be the worst offenders when it comes to demonizing and vilifying those who deviate one [...]

By |2019-11-16T17:04:31-05:00November 4th, 2019|Categories: News and Commentary, Spirit & Life Newsletter|Tags: |

The LGBT Town Hall

The Intolerance of Tolerance Liberals who are baffled that Evangelical Christians showed up in droves to vote for President Trump in 2016 – and, despite the present chaos of U.S. politics, will likely show up again in 2020 – need only watch last week’s Democratic LGBT Town Hall for the [...]

By |2019-10-23T16:13:57-04:00October 21st, 2019|Categories: Spirit & Life Newsletter|

Why “Global Climate Strikes” Are Worrying

Nature and Priorities of the Next Generation Love for God’s creation is an admirable thing. It is also something at which human beings routinely fail. And thus, there is a need for environmental activism, aimed at promoting a proper respect for the earth, and the responsible use of its resources. [...]

By |2019-10-23T16:24:43-04:00September 30th, 2019|Categories: News and Commentary, Spirit & Life Newsletter|Tags: |