Monthly Archive: November 2013

Serving the Master

Pope St. Nicholas I The faithful swineherd, waiting for his master to return, is a model for all Catholics.  John Cuddeback develops this theme in “Keeping Faith by Keeping Swine,” part 1 of a...

Requiem Aeternam

We were reminded today by one of our readers that today would have been Fr. Martin Stepanich’s 98th Birthday.  November 18th is the one-year anniversary of his passing.  In the month of the Holy...

Aspiring to Style, Eschewing Fashion

St. Nilus Writing for Intercollegiate Review, Robert Reilly gives us a lesson in what it means to have style and how style is not fashion. Practicing Catholic hospitality on a budget?  Bon Appétit offers...

Immerse Yourself in Tradition

St. Martin of Tours “Advent is Coming!”  Finer Femininity discusses Advent traditions and urges readers to start planning now. TiA presents an excerpt from Msgr. Delassus’ work that explains how virtues and family traditions...

Restoring Music

On my way back to Kansas City I’ve had a chance to pass a few days at St. Gertrude the Great in Ohio.  After High Mass on Sunday I had a chance to informally...

All Francis Friday: Nov. 8, 2013

“Deep abiding friendship.”  “Heartfelt and intuitive relationship.”  Ah!  The joys of ecumenism!  This National Catholic Register article details Francis’ warm and fuzzy relationship with the Jews and even has some interesting things to say...

News Roundup: Nov. 7, 2013

It all goes back to accepting him as he is.   The Wonderful World of Womanhood examines the differences between men and women and how those differences can affect a man’s willingness to make...