Holy Gospel: November 24 "They will seize and persecute you, they will hand you over to the synagogues and to prisons, and they will have you led before kings and governors because of my name." (Luke 21:12-19)
Crisis of Faith The main symptom is the tendency to judge the Church not by the standards of faith but by political standards.
Saint Spotters The fact that we now have serious investigation into the lives of holy Americans from Fulton J. Sheen to Michael McGivney is a sign that more American Catholics, especially American clergy, are taking holiness seriously.
Thomas More and the Bishop of Rome Aggression toward religion—sadly apparent in the West today—is not only a violation of a basic human right, but also a threat to the integrity of the democratic experiment.